|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1996||11/22/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|2011 Rising Star||Publishers of Chicago Magazine||2011|
|Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2011|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers||2011|
|2010 Rising Star||Publishers of Chicago Magazine||2010|
|2009 Rising Star||Publishers of Chicago Magazine||2009|
|2008 Rising Star||Publishers of Chicago magazine||2008|
|Partner||Dwyer & McDevitt||2004 - Present|
|Associate||Law Offices of John J. Dwyer, Jr.||1996 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Million Dollar Advocates Forum||Member||2008 - Present|
|Illinois State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Illinois Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Wisconsin||Member||N/A|
|Elderly pedestrian hit by a car||$2,350,000 settlement|
|Estate of Martin Medina||$3,725,000|
|Robert S.||$720,000 settlement|
|See all legal cases|
|Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education||Chapter 1 Dram Shop Overview of Statute and Case Law||2012|
|DePaul University College of Law||N/A||J.D.||1996|
|University of Iowa||Political Science||B.A.||1993|
|You and the Law TV Program||The rights of pedestrians and bicyclists on the road||2011|
Posted by Mark
We met with Mr. McDevitt regarding a personal injury case as a result of a traffic accident. It was apparent from the very beginning that Mr. McDevitt was the right attorney to handle our case. Dan provided us with a strategic course of action, a general timeline pertaining to our case and answered all our questions prior to taking the case. Dan provided us with regular updates and worked aggressively to bring our case to a very satisfactory conclusion, which is ultimately why we hired him. If you are searching for an attorney to handle your case, I highly recommend that you speak with Dan McDevitt prior to making this all important decision. His expertise, aggressive action and friendly service cannot be beat!
Posted by MALENA-JOE-FRANCES,,
MR,,DANIEL McDEVITT,,,,IS ONE OF THE MOST COMPASSIONATE & CARING PERSON OUR FAMILY HAS HAD THE PLEASURE OF KNOWING,,,HE DID EXACTLY WHAT HE SAID HE WAS GONNA DO,,EXTREMELY QUICK I MIGHT ADD,,THANK YOU FOR GIVING OUR FAMILY CLOSURE TO THIS HORRIFIC CHAPTER IN OUR LIFE,,ONCE AGAIN THANK YOU SO MUCH,,
Posted by anonymous
When a motorist with minimum insurance coverage hit me, I wasn't sure how to proceed with my insurance claim. I was referred to Dan by a friend who worked as a public defender in traffic court, who said Dan was highly thought of in the field.
From my first conversation with Dan, it was apparent that he was the right counsel for my case. He had a depth and breadth of knowledge that was astounding. He was calm and methodical and knew all of the ins and outs of the many moving parts of my case. He was never pushy, and always seemed to have my best interest in mind.
Throughout the claim process, he kept me informed and translated what was going on behind the scenes. The end result was more than I could have hoped for. While I would prefer to never again be in the situation I was, there is no question that I would retain Dan again in a heartbeat.
I cannot recommend his services enough.
Heather Nelson, Personal injury Attorney
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
I have defended several cases in which Dan has represented an injured party. Although this renders us as opponents, I have only high praise for Dan. I have yet to come across another attorney so prepared and organized. He extends the highest level of professional courtesy and is extremely easy to work with. His competence and good nature pays off for his clients - of that I have no doubt. He wastes no time and misses no issue. I hold Dan in the highest professional and personal regard.