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After almost a year and a half of legal battles, the family of a mother and two children killed while crossing the street secured a settlement to cover their bills and damages incurred. Power Rogers & Smith attorney Tom Siracusa represented the ...
Ever since he became the youngest attorney in the nation to secure a jury verdict in excess of $1 million at 28 years old, attorney Joseph A. Power, Jr. has set a standard for excellence that few others have been able to meet. After securing more ...
Every year, the 40 Under Forty Committee at Law Bulletin Publishing Company selects the top 40 attorneys under the age of 40 in Illinois to receive their prestigious award. This year, more than 1,300 attorneys were nominated, and we are thrilled to ...
After securing over $180 million for clients in settlements alone, the law firm of Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. maintained it position atop the Chicago Lawyer Settlements report for the seventh year in a row. Through their tireless work, the ...
Power Rogers & Smith, LLP attorney Devon C. Bruce filed a lawsuit against Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. on behalf of Michael Taylor who was injured after his Samsung Galaxy Note 7 burst into flames. According to ...
Power Rogers & Smith founding partner Todd A. Smith was one of only two speakers invited to the European Trial Lawyers annual conference from the United States this past weekend. He addressed the conference in Madrid, Spain on the topic of “Personal ...
Founding Partners of Power, Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. Joseph Power, Jr., Larry Rogers, Sr. and Todd Smith have all been selected by their peers to the 2017 list of The Best Lawyers in America © . Power, Jr. has received the award every year since 1987, ...
Diamond Reynolds, the girlfriend of Philando Castile, appeared on ABC News’ Good Morning America to speak about Castile’s shooting at the hands of a police officer last week. Castile was shot following a routine traffic stop last week in Falcon ...
Recently Larry Rogers, Jr. and Kathryn Conway secured a $7.75 Million settlement on behalf of their client who was partially run over by a truck while riding her bicycle in Chicago. On August 7, 2013, Plaintiff, then 32 years old, was riding her ...
Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. is proud to announce that eight of its attorneys were honored in this year’s Leading Lawyers Magazine. Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. would like to congratulate Joseph A. Power Jr., Todd A. Smith, Larry Rogers Sr., Thomas ...
Partner Joseph (Joe) Balesteri was featured this month in Leading Lawyers Magazine . As the article reports, at the age of 45, Joe focuses his practice almost exclusively on complex medical malpractice cases. At this point in his career, he averages ...
Todd A. Smith was interviewed by Kathleen Lenehan Nastri for the article "The Making of a Trial Lawyer." You can read that interview in its entirety here !
Attorney Larry R. Rogers, Sr. of Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. was honored to be chosen as “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. Larry R. Rogers, Sr., founding partner at Power Rogers & Smith, was voted “ Lawyer of the Year ...
Attorney Larry Rogers, Jr. was featured in the publication Chicago Defender as one of “Chicago’s Legal Crusaders.” “Larry Rogers, Jr. is not your ordinary attorney,” explains Mary Datcher in her article for Chicago Defender. “His reputation as a ...
Thomson Reuters recently announced its list of Illinois Super Lawyers® for 2016 and every lawyer at Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. was selected! In addition, attorneys Joseph A. Power Jr. and Todd A. Smith were both selected to the distinctive Top 10 ...
Yesterday, the funeral of 55 year-old Chicago resident, Bettie Jones, who was shot and killed by on-duty Chicago police officers, was held. Many questions remain regarding the details of the shooting, and the police department and now its lawyers are ...
Bus crash on Stevenson Expressway leaves one person dead and five injured. Power Rogers & Smith is currently investigating the case. At 7 a.m. on December 28, a bus traveling from Omaha, Nebraska to Chicago was involved in an accident. The crash took ...
It has been an incredible year for Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. Our Chicago personal injury lawyers have dedicated countless hours to our clients and we are proud of what we have been able to accomplish. With the New Year approaching fast, we wanted ...
Attorneys Todd A. Smith and Brian LaCien represented a Barrington Hills couple in a motorcycle collision case and obtained an $8,000,000 settlement. A Barrington Hills couple sought counsel with Todd A. Smith and Brian LaCien of Power Rogers & Smith, ...
Partner Devon Bruce is representing plaintiffs across the nation, from Delaware to Texas, in a lawsuit against Cynosure, alleging it breached express warranties and committed fraud in selling a tattoo removal machine that does not remove or eliminate ...
Established in 1972, the Inner Circle of Advocates is a group compiled of the top plaintiff trial lawyers throughout the country. It is an invitation-only group dedicated to promoting the highest standards and quality in courtroom competence, as well ...
Our Chicago personal injury lawyers at Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. are proud to announce that U.S. News – Best Lawyers has awarded our firm with selection to the ‘Best Law Firms’ 2016 list. This tremendous honor speaks volumes to each of our ...
The Illinois Bar Foundation honored Todd Smith with the 2015 Distinguished Award for Excellence at its annual gala fundraiser. Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. would like to congratulate Todd Smith on his recent Distinguished Award for Excellence. The ...
The village of Burnham has hired Power Rogers & Smith’s Devon Bruce to represent their suit against two accounting firms who failed to detect wire fraud that cost clients thousands of dollars. On October 20, 2015, the village of Burnham filed a ...
This year marks the sixth year in a row that Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. came in first place in Illinois for Chicago Lawyer magazine’s Annual Settlement Survey. Chicago Lawyer has ranked our firm number one since 2010. Throughout our firm’s history, ...