Partner Edward G. Willer Named to 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers for Eighth Year
Corboy & Demetrio Partner Edward G. Willer was named to Illinois Super Lawyers for 2019. It’s the eighth consecutive year of his selection. No more than five percent of the 94,000 lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor each year.
Mr. Willer represents individuals and their families in serious personal injury and wrongful death cases in the areas of construction negligence, product liability, premises liability and vehicular negligence. He has obtained numerous multi-million settlements and verdicts and has traveled the world investigating and preparing his cases.
Mr. Willer’s many accomplishments include a $7.5 million settlement he obtained in a federal court case for the family of a laborer who fell off of a balcony and eventually died. In another case, Mr. Willer obtained a $7.6 million verdict, after a 14-day jury trial, awarded to his client for injuries he suffered as a result of a construction site accident. In a case that he successfully argued before the Illinois Appellate and Supreme Courts, Mr. Willer secured a $6 million settlement for the death of a worker in an oil refinery explosion.
Recognized as one of the top 5% of all Illinois attorneys by the Leading Lawyers Network, Mr. Willer also has an AV rating - the highest possible rating for any lawyer - from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.