Navigation Links
Several Korein Tillery Lawyers Nominated as Finalists for the Public Justice “Trial Lawyer of the Year” Award
Date:8/3/2013

(PRWEB) August 03, 2013

Several lawyers from the Korein Tillery firm were selected by Public Justice, the preeminent public interest law firm in the United States, as finalists for Trial Lawyer of the Year. Among those nominated were, Stephen Tillery, Christie Deaton, Rosemarie Fiorillo, Nichole Graham, John Craig, Michael Klenov, John Libra and George Zelcs. Dedicated to the belief that power unchecked is power abused, and striving to preserve everyone’s right to a day in court, Public Justice recognizes attorneys and firms that make important contributions to advance those principles. In accepting the nomination, Mr. Tillery said, “For many in our country, public justice is an ideal that too often goes unrealized. We have to ensure that powerful interests never trump the common good.”

The case under consideration for this year’s award was Greenville v. Syngenta. (City of Greenville v. Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc., Case No.: 3:10-cv-00188-JPG-PMF) Korein Tillery represented hundreds of community water providers across the country whose drinking water was contaminated by atrazine, the most widely used weed killer on corn crops. After many years of litigation, including a review of more than 10 million pages of documents, Korein Tillery was able to negotiate a settlement to help remove atrazine from drinking water sources for nearly 37 million people. An attorney for one of the water providers said, “What this means to our community and the hundreds of other communities across the country cannot be overstated. The Korein Tillery firm made this possible through their tireless effort and dedication.”

Korein Tillery attorneys have successfully litigated hundreds of cases including securities, ERISA, environmental contamination and consumer fraud litigation. One of those cases, the landmark $10.1 billion Price v. Philip Morris judgment (Price v. Philip Morris Inc., Circuit Court of Madison County, Illinois, 00-L-112), is currently on appeal in Illinois.

Korein Tillery is a an AV-rated, award-winning law firm with offices in St. Louis and Chicago that has recovered billions of dollars in verdicts and settlements in a variety of cases across the country involving pension funds, insurance, securities, antitrust, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, environmental contamination, tobacco, computer technology, and consumer fraud. The firm has gained a national reputation for aggressively and successfully pursuing a wide variety of complex cases on behalf of its clients. Korein Tillery is the only Midwest-based firm named by the National Law Journal to its “Plaintiffs’ Hot List” in 2012, and has previously made the list in 2011, 2008, 2007, 2004, and 2003 as one of the nation’s top plaintiffs' law firms in all specialties. More information is available at http://www.koreintillery.com

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/8/prweb10989060.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Tools4ever Adds Several More Educational Entities to Its Roster by Providing Secure, Efficient Identity and Access Management Solutions for Employee and Student Use
2. The Chris Elliott Fund Celebrates National Brain Tumor Awareness Month with Several New Education and Awareness Programs
3. Virtual Assistant and Mobile App Company - Main Virtual Office - Signs Up Several New Mathnasium Tutoring Centers
4. Horseheads Dentist Celebrates 25 Years and Several Generations of Healthy Teeth
5. Higher levels of several toxic metals found in children with autism
6. Sozo Nutritionals Announces Release of Svetol® Based Natural Weight Loss Product Backed By Several Clinical Studies Showing Remarkable Weight Loss Benefits
7. Playing Several Sports Keeps Kids Slimmer: Study
8. Popularity Causing Several Week Lag In Delivery Of 'Plug In' Device To Start Saving On Electricity Between 8% and 20%
9. Dr. Andonis Terezides to Join Orlando Oral Surgeon Dr. Don Tillery in Providing Oral & Maxillofacial Surgical Procedures
10. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Personal Injury Lawyers Announce 27th Annual Charity Golf Tournament
11. Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP Personal Injury Trial Lawyers Take $2,270,000 Verdict In Brooklyn Motor Vehicle Accident Case
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... Coco Libre, the maker of coconut ... Events LA GRAMMY’s Style Lounge Event. Coco Libre will offer musicians and celebrities the ... the big event. The invitation-only gifting suite, held this year at the W Hollywood ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... ... Lean Leadership Series at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital on April 5-7. The ... new behaviors and create new habits. The workshops cover a broad range of ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Every winter, someone is killed, injured or loses a home ... Center, part of the Allegheny Health Network, has partnered with Etna Volunteer Fire ... Need Space” campaign. , “Space Heaters Need Space” aims to bring awareness ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... 2016 , ... AssureVest Insurance Group, a locally owned insurance firm with offices ... raise funds earmarked to purchase computers and software for Mrs. Harrison’s 2nd and 3rd ... in a low-income area and has more than 60 2nd and 3rd graders with ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... ... Vail knee specialist Robert LaPrade, MD, PhD was named one ... consists of physicians establishing, leading and partnering with ambulatory surgery centers across the United ... Center, also known as an ASC, is a modern health care facility focused on ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016 ... Companion Diagnostics in Personalized Medicine and Cancer Therapy. ... - High-Growth Diagnostic Testing Markets. - Key Diagnostic ... - Molecular Diagnostics in Genetic Testing. - ... Diagnostics Markets. - Over-the-Counter Diagnostic Products World Markets. ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... YORK , Feb. 11, 2016 ... instruments commonly used in laboratories. These may range from ... condensers. Laboratory glassware is made from borosilicate glass because ... Laboratory plasticware, on the other hand, started gaining popularity ... it was easier to replace glass with plastic in ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016   Health 2.0 , ... new health technologies, announced today " 10 Year Global ... health tech over the past ten years.   ... a decade, Health 2.0 has served as the preeminent ... connected with thousands of technologies, companies, innovators, and patient-activists ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: