Tim Cavanagh

Tim Cavanagh

Tim Cavanagh is the founding partner of Cavanagh Law Group in Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Cavanagh trained under legendary trial lawyer Phil Corboy before starting his own practice. He exclusively represents victims throughout the country. His firm has obtained over $450 million in verdicts, settlements and judgments in his career, including the following results:

• $55 million railroad crossing verdict (recognized by the National Law Journal as one of the top 100 verdicts in the country in 2002);
• $14 million medical malpractice settlement for a monitoring error resulting in severe brain injury at birth;
• $13.7 million wrongful death verdict;
• $9.75 million settlement involving a collision between a semi-truck and a bicyclist;
• $9.1 million railroad crossing settlement;
• $7.5 million medical malpractice settlement;
• $6.65 million wrongful death verdict against CAV International;
• $5.7 million settlement for a police officer;
• $5.55 million wrongful death settlement against the Chicago Transit Authority;
• $4.5 million product liability settlement;
• $4.1 million automobile crash settlement;
• $3 million product liability settlement for an improperly wired electrical outlet;
• $2 million verdict against the City of Chicago in a police pursuit case;
• $2 million settlement with the State of Nebraska Department of Corrections;

Mr. Cavanagh was named in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Cavanagh was named one of the top 500 plaintiffs' lawyers in the United States by Lawdragon magazine. For the last four years he has been named to the prestigious "Irish Legal 100" by The Irish Voice Newspaper, which recognized him as one of the top 100 Irish attorneys in America. Cavanagh was named a Super Lawyer by Key Professional Media, Inc. through the research of Law & Politics in the years 2005-2015. Leading Lawyers Network, a division of Law Bulletin Publishing Company, has named Cavanagh a "Leading Lawyer" every year since its inception in 2003—an honor that is limited to the top 5 percent of lawyers in Illinois. Leading Lawyers also named him one of the Top 100 Consumer Lawyers in Illinois. He is a member of the Board of Managers of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Board of Regents of Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, a member of the Board of Directors of the Irish Fellowship Club of Chicago, and serves as a Director of the WGA Evans Scholars Foundation. Tim is married to Stacey Cavanagh and is the proud father of six children.

View my website at www.cavanaghlawgroup.com

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