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Born and raised in Chicago, educated at The University of Illinois and Tulane Law School, Ian Alexander practices at Goldberg & Goldberg in Chicago where he is a partner concentrating in Medical Malpractice and complex personal injury litigation.


Ian Alexander is proud to represent the victims of all types of negligence, including medical malpractice, nursing home abuse and neglect, product liability and automobile accidents.



Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Wrongful Death: 50%
    21 years, 500 cases
  2. Medical Malpractice: 25%
    21 years, 500 cases
  3. Birth Injury: 25%
    21 years, 100 cases



Contingent (28-33%)

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Contact info

Goldberg & Goldberg

33 N. Dearborn, Suite 1930
Chicago, IL, 60602-3108


AZActive 201103/30/2016
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199505/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2016
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2016
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Media2016
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Leading LawyerIllinois Leading Lawyer Network2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Leading LawyerLeading Lawyers Network2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
FellowRoscoe Pound Foundation2012
Who's Who in American LawStrathmore2012
Who's Who in AmericaStrathmore2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerGoldberg & Goldberg2004 - Present
PartnerMeyers, Alexander & Kosner2000 - 2004
AssociateGoldberg & Goldberg1998 - 2000
AssociateLoggans & Cox1995 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A1996 - Present
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Medical Negligence CommitteeN/A1996 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1996 - Present
Jewish Council For Youth ServicesBoard of Directors2000 - 2002
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Moulang vs. Northwestern Memorial HospitalSettled for $3,000,000
Alexander vs Mt. Sinai HospitalSettled for $6,500,000
Padilla vs. Cook County HospitalSettled for $6,000,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationChapter 16-Legal and Financial Planning Considerations in Anticipation of a Large Financial Settlement Supplement2013
IICLE HandbookLegal and Financial Planning Considerations in Anticipation of a Large Financial Settlement2011
City GuideHungry2010
Chicago Lawyer MagazineBorderline: Practicing Across The Illinois Line2010
Chicago Medical Malpractice LawyersMedical Liens and Medical Malpractice Litigation2010
WordpressThe Whole Truth about Medical Malpractice and Insurance2010
WordpressIan on Torts2009
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationStructured Settlements: The Need to Reconsider the Plaintiff’s Bars Natural Aversion Toward Structured Settlement Annunities2003
Trial (American Association for Justice)Using the Net to Conduct Medical Research2002
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationZen and The Art of Advese Examination2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Spring ConferenceStrategies to Decrease Malpractice Exposure2013
Law Firm In ServiceNegotiation2012
In ServiceMedicare Liens2011
Monday Night GuildMedical Malpractice2010
Law Firm In ServiceClient Development2010
North Side Chamber of CommerceMedical Malpractice2002
Colombia CollegeBeing a Medical Malpractice Lawyer2000