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Jeffrey C. Schwartz

Personal injury Attorney at Chicago, IL

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Jeffrey Schwartz has worked at Kralovec, Jambois & Schwartz since 2006, first as a law clerk and currently as an associate attorney. Jeff’s practice is dedicated to representing victims in medical malpractice, automobile negligence, and premises liability litigation. He has obtained outstanding results in counties throughout the state of Illinois, resulting in millions of dollars recovered on behalf of his clients. His trial experience includes cases involving medical malpractice, automobile collisions and declaratory judgment regarding the applicability of insurance coverage. Additionally, Jeff has successfully briefed and argued a case before the Illinois Appellate Court. As a result of his achievements, Jeff has been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Rising Star, a recognition given to the top 2.5% of attorneys in Illinois under the age of 40.

Jeffrey grew up in Glen Ellyn, Illinois and received his B.A. from Illinois Wesleyan University and his J.D. from John Marshall Law School in Chicago. He was admitted to the Illinois State Bar in 2010, and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois in 2012.

Listed are many of his notable cases:

  • $1.4 million, Failure to diagnose neonatal pneumonia resulting in the death of an infant
  • $1.3 million, Surgical malpractice case resulting in the death of an infant
  • $946,000, Scheidt v. Sharma, Will County, 14 L 205 (Surgical Malpractice Case)
  • $600,000, A victim of sexual abuse
  • $325,000, A woman who suffered soft tissue injuries in a rear-end trucking collision
  • $325,000, A pedestrian who suffered post-traumatic stress disorder after being struck by a bus
  • $310,000, A woman who suffered a broken hip after tripping on loose carpet
  • $131,000, Maxwell v. Miskowiec, LaSalle County, 13 L 100 (Auto Collision resulting in soft tissue neck injury)
  • $109,000, Reis v. Pope, Cook County, 09 L 5425 (Auto Collision causing aggravation of a pre-existing wrist fracture)
  • $86,000, Flechsig v. Smith, Cook County, 11 L 13411 (Defendant opened a car door into a bicyclist traveling on Western Avenue)
  • $60,000, Solovastru v. Boyko, Cook County, 13 L 551 (Rear-end collision causing soft tissue injuries to the lumbar spine)
  • $51,000, Pelletier v. Fialkowski, DuPage County, 13 L 988 (Rear-end collision causing soft tissue injuries to the lumbar spine)
  • $26,000, Wang v. Ostrow, Cook County, 10 L 11198 (Pedestrian injured while crossing Sheridan Road in Evanston)
Licensed for 44 years
State IL
Status Active And Authorized To Practice Law
Acquired 2010
Updated 10/11/2022
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 1978
Updated 07/19/2022

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Kralovec, Jambois & Schwartz
60 West Randolph Street, 4th Floor
Chicago, IL, 60601
Schwartz Injury Law
14496 John Humphrey Drive
Orland Park, IL, 60462
Schwartz Injury Law
360 West Butterfield Road
Suite 300
Elmhurst, IL, 60126
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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Associate Attorney
  • Kralovec, Jambois & Schwartz
  • 2010 - Present

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2010
  • Illinois Wesleyan University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2006

Legal Cases

  • Failure to diagnose neonatal pneumonia
  • $1,400,000 settlement
  • Death of an infant
  • $1,300,000 million settlement
  • Scheidt v. Sharma, Will County, 14 L 205
  • $946,000 verdict
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Associations

  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
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  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Member
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  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Member
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  • American Association for Justice
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
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Chicago Personal injury Lawyer Jeffrey C. Schwartz
Jeffrey C. Schwartz
Personal injury Attorney
Chicago, IL
Licensed for 44 years