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Thomas Guy Siracusa

Thomas Guy Siracusa

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Personal Injury

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Licensed since 1986

  1. Medical Malpractice: 50%
    29 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    29 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 25%
    29 years

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Contact Info

Power, Rogers & Smith, P.C.

Three First National Plaza 70 West Madison Street
Chicago, IL, 60602

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198608/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2015
Super Lawyer-Medical MapracticeSuperLawyers2015
Alumni of DistinctionIIT Chicago-Kent College of Law2014
Leading lawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2012
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2010
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2008
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Shareholder AttorneyPower Rogers & Smith, PC1986 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois Society of Trial LawyersMember2007 - Present
American Board of Trial AdvocatesMember2005 - Present
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Managers2001 - Present
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Advocates1994 - 2001
Justinian SocietyMember1992 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1986 - Present
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1986 - 1994

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Cortes v. County of Cook$19,250,000.00
Lewandowski v. BWR, Inc.$8,050,000.00

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationSpecial Aspects of Product Liability Trials2014
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationMedical Malpractice2013
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationSpecial Aspects of Product Liability Trials2012
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationMedical Malpractice2011
Illinois Trial Lawyers Assoc. Journal“Proving Excessive Traction as the Cause of Brachial Plexus Injuries in Newborns”2011
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationSpecial Aspects of Product Liability Trials2009
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationUse of Medical Records at Trial2008
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationIllinois Product Liability Practice2006
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationMedical Evidence2006
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Medical Malpractice Trial Notebook“Use of Medical Records at Trial”2006
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (Illinois)Medical Evidence2003
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationIllinois Product Liability Practice2001
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationMedical Evidence2000
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (Illinois)Illinois Product Liability Practice1999
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (Illinois)Medical Evidence1997
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationExpert Testimony1995
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (Illinois)Medical Evidence1993
Illinois Product Liability Practice (Illinois Institute For Continuing Legal Education)“Special Aspects of Product Liability Trials”1993
Medical Malpractice (Illinois Institute For Continuing Legal Education)“Expert Testimony”1993
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (Illinois)Illinois Product Liability Practice1990
Medical Evidence (Illinois Institute For Continuing Legal Education)“Acquiring and Using Expert Testimony”1990
Illinois Trial Lawyers Journal“Admissibility of Accident Reconstruction Testimony”1987
Illinois Trial Lawyers Assoc. Journal“Motions in Limine”N/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Loyola University ChicagoAccountingBA - Bachelor of Arts1983

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association“Update and Review Seminar”2012
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association“Update and Review Seminar”2011
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationUpdate & Review Seminar2009
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Medical Malpractice Seminar“Odd Evidentiary Issues”2008
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Medical Malpractice Seminar“Anticipating Common Defenses”2003
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Seminar“Preparation and Cross-Examination of Physicians and Experts”2002
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationDeposing Experts2001
Illinois State Bar Association Seminar“Cross-Examination of Experts”2001
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationCivil Practice Update1999
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationMaking an Impact with your Expert1997
Illinois State Bar AssociationInvestiagting Proper Defendants1997
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationHurry-Up Deposiitons1996
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationMotion Practice1995
Practice SeminarHandling Problem Deposiitons1994
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationAdmissions1994