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Attorney David Rapoport Speaker at Chicago Bar Association Aviation Law Committee MeetingSeptember 6, 2017
$3 Million Settlement for Family of Man Killed in Factory AccidentAugust 25, 2017
$6.4 Million Settlement for Woman Suffering Complications from a Medical DeviceAugust 21, 2017
Lawsuits Filed on Behalf of 43 Additional Workers Poisoned at Fraser Shipyards Aboard the Herbert C. JacksonAugust 21, 2017
Product Liability Lawsuit Filed Against International Motorcycle Manufacturer for Motorcycle Frame Failure That Caused Severe Spinal Cord and Brain Injury to RiderJuly 28, 2017
Rapoport Law Offices Retained by Parents of Infant who Overheated and Passed out on Delayed Untied Airlines FlightJune 28, 2017
Attorney David Rapoport Named Chair of the Chicago Bar Association Aviation Law CommitteeJune 26, 2017
$1.8 Million Settlement in Medical Malpractice Case Involving Failure to Diagnose and Treat Deep Vein ThrombosisJune 7, 2017
Rapoport Law Offices Obtains $4.8 Million Jury Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case After Man Dies From Blood Clot After Elective SurgeryMay 10, 2017
$3 Million Verdict in Favor of Family of a 57-year-old Man Who Died as a Result of a Prescription Drug Induced SuicideApril 20, 2017
Attorney David Rapoport Co-leads Workshop for IIT Chicago Kent College of Solo and Small Practice IncubatorMarch 24, 2017
Medical Negligence Lawsuit Filed For Failure to Diagnose and Treat Woman’s Condition Resulting in Brain Damage and ComaMarch 20, 2017
$1 Million Settlement Obtained by Rapoport Law Offices in Medical Malpractice CaseFebruary 8, 2017
$939,000 Record Settlement Reached In Saline County Illinois Tractor-Trailer Truck AccidentJanuary 30, 2017
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C. Recognized Again as Super Lawyers for 2017January 1, 2017
Rapoport Law Offices Sponsors Women’s Bar Association of Illinois Civil Litigation DinnerNovember 9, 2016
David Rapoport Invited to Speak to Chicago Bar Association about Board Certification for Trial AttorneysSeptember 20, 2016
Lawsuit Filed Against National Trucking Company After Commercial Truck's Trailer Detaches on Illinois Highway Causing Collision September 12, 2016
$4.3 Million Record Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Verdict in DeKalb County Obtained by Rapoport Law Offices Upheld on AppealSeptember 6, 2016
Rapoport Law Office Team Members Participated in the Injury Board Day of Action Donating School Supplies to Local ChildrenJuly 27, 2016
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C. Files Lawsuit Against Delivery Company for Negligent Conduct that Caused Complex Regional Pain SyndromeJune 16, 2016
First Lawsuit Filed After OSHA Shuts Down Work at Fraser Shipyards Due to Toxic Lead ExposureMay 25, 2016
$450,000 Settlement for Woman Injured in Auto Accident May 11, 2016
Attorney Lindsey A. Seeskin Moderates River North Business Expo Panel Discussion.May 3, 2016
Attorney Joshua L. Weisberg Achieves Board Certification In Civil Trial Law By The National Board Of Trial Advocacy.May 2, 2016
David Rapoport, Jan Brown and Chuck Barnett Present on Aviation Child Safety Issue at the Chicago Bar Association Aviation Section Continuing Legal Education Program.April 6, 2016
Rapoport Law Offices Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for the Wrongful Death of 33 Year Old Mother in Champaign, Illinois.April 1, 2016
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for the Wrongful Death of 37-Year-Old Mother
February 29, 2016
Super Lawyers 2016 Acknowledges Rapoport Law Offices' Attorneys for Acclaimed Legal Services
January 26, 2016
Lawsuit Filed Following Collision Involving a School Bus
January 22, 2016
USAirways Flight 1702 Airplane Crash in Philadelphia: Lawsuit Filed
January 22, 2016
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for Delayed Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer
January 12, 2016
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C. announced a $3.65 million settlement today of a medical malpractice case.December 11, 2015
David Rapoport Final Round Presiding Judge at NBTA Tournament of Champions
November 2, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for the Wrongful Death of a 48-Year-Old Woman
October 30, 2015
Chicago Business Leaders Learn the Benefits and Rewards of Hiring People With Disabilities
October 14, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C. announced a $2.25 million settlement today of a product liability case.October 12, 2015
$1 Million Settlement in Medical Malpractice Case Involving Complications After Surgery at a Chicago Hospital
September 30, 2015
Lawsuit Filed After Dangerous Utility-Task Vehicle Rolls Over and Shatters Teenager's Leg
September 24, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Lends a Helping Hand to the Ronald McDonald House in Chicago
September 17, 2015
Lawsuit on Behalf of Family of a Chicago Road Worker Killed at Worksite
September 11, 2015
David Rapoport Presents at Lunch and Learn Webinar: You Wouldn't Use a Doctor Who Wasn't Board Certified, Would You? The Importance of Board Certification in the Legal Profession
August 26, 2015
Joshua L. Weisberg Selected by Peers in the Legal Community as an Emerging Lawyer in Illinois
July 31, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Against Chicago Area Hospital For Causing Baby's Traumatic Brain Injury
June 11, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Continues Its Philanthropic Tradition as Corporate Sponsor of Charitable Event
June 2, 2015
David Rapoport Co-presenter at ABA National Specialization Round Table
May 30, 2015
Lawsuit Filed Against Construction Company After Truck Collision Results In Career-Ending Injury
May 11, 2015
Attorney Joshua L. Weisberg attends ROI Conference
May 4, 2015
Lawsuit Filed After Commercial Truck Causes Eight Car Accident on Illinois Highway
April 28, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Obtains $300,000 for Woman Injured in Fall at a Chicago Metra Station
April 8, 2015
IB Spotlight Shines on Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer David Rapoport
April 7, 2015
Lawsuit Filed in DuPage County, Illinois for 38-Year-Old Man Seriously Injured in Auto Collision
March 30, 2015
Confidential Settlement Reached on Behalf of Quadriplegic Injured After Diving Into an Above-Ground Swimming Pool
March 12, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Attorneys Distinguished by Super Lawyers Again in 2015
March 2, 2015
Industrial Accident Lawsuit Filed following Belvidere, Illinois, Factory Worker's Death
March 2, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Lawsuit After Baby Suffers Brain Damage During Birth
February 9, 2015
NBTA Mid-Winter Convention Report
February 9, 2015
Lawsuit Against School District 207-U and Bus Driver for Injury-Causing Collision
February 6, 2015
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Obtains $3.4 Million Jury Verdict for Pedestrian Injured When Hit by Tow Truck
December 16, 2014
David Rapoport Joins Panel of Distinguished Speakers on the Growing Trend of Specialty Certification for Attorneys
October 31, 2014
DeKalb County Jury Awards Record Setting $4.3 Million Verdict in Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Case
September 19, 2014
David Rapoport Begins Second Year as National Board of Trial Advocacy President
July 30, 2014
David Rapoport Accepts Invitation From The American Board Of Professional Liability Attorneys to Serve as Regional Chair
July 17, 2014
David Rapoport Takes On Volunteer Role With American Association for Justice
July 17, 2014

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July 12,2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for Delayed Diagnosis of Breast Cancer
June 19, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Obtains Medical Malpractice Settlement in Excess of $1 Million
June 19, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Lawsuit Against Chrysler
June 11, 2014
David Rapoport attends AAJ Leaders Forum Retreat
May 19, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Another Lawsuit Based on Failure of the Stryker Rejuvenate Modular Hip System
May 5, 2014
David Rapoport and Ellie Barczak present at the ABPLA continuing legal education program: "Electronic Medical Records: An Update on EMR Discovery and Uses at Trial"
May 2, 2014
David Rapoport Recognized as a Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys
April 28, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Lawsuit Against Cab Companies and Cab Driver After Rear End Collision
April 17, 2014
Joshua L. Weisberg Featured Speaker at Personal Injury Seminar
March 20, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Victim of Semi-Truck Accident
March 19, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Brings Lawsuit on Behalf of Woman Injured in Dangerous Parking Lot
March 6, 2014
Severe Turbulence Causing Infant to Fly Out of Parent's Arms During Flight is a Reminder of the Dangers of the Infant Seat Exception
February 18, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C.'s Attorneys Participate in American Association for Justice (AAJ) Winter Convention
February 12, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Lawsuit Against Metra After Passenger Falls Down Defective Staircase
January 30, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Retained by Victims of Semitruck Collision on Interstate 294 in Cook County, Illinois
January 30, 2014
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for the Wrongful Death of a 31-Year-Old Man
January 22, 2014
All Partners of Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Selected as 2014 Illinois Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters
January 16, 2014
$500,000 Malpractice Settlement for Patient Neglected in Chicago-Area Hospital E.R.
October 25, 2013
Lindsey Seeskin Appointed Chair of the Young Adult Division of Anshe Emet Synagogue
October 9, 2013
David A. Neiman has been Named to The National Trial Lawyers
September 2013
Attorney David Rapoport Guest on Radio Show 'Your Legal Rights'
August 29, 2013
David Rapoport Elected President of National Board of Legal Specialty Certification (NBLSC)
July 25, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Partner Michael Teich Named Fellow of American College of Board-Certified Attorneys
July 8, 2013
David Rapoport Co-Presenter at American Bar Association National Specialization Roundtable
June 1, 2013
Joshua L. Weisberg Featured Speaker at Auto Litigation Seminar
May 22, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Settles Construction Accident Case for $4.192 Million
May 21, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Case for Negligence in Failing to Diagnose and Treat a Stroke
May 21, 2013
David Rapoport Attends American Association for Justice Leaders Forum 2013
May 20, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Product Liability Lawsuit for Defective Drug Pump
May 20, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Attorney David Neiman Appointed to Leadership Positions for ITLA and ISBA
May 9, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Settles Four Cases for Passengers Injured Aboard an Aircraft for in Excess of $1 Million
May 1, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Reaches Partial Settlement in Workplace Injury Case
April 30, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Suit Based on Failure of Stryker Rejuvenate Modular Hip System
April 25, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Reaches Partial Settlement in Medical Malpractice Case
April 5, 2013
Issues in Aviation Law and Policy Features Article Written by David Rapoport, Jan Brown, and Lindsey Epstein: Babies Have a Right to a Safe Seat With Proper Restraints – The Infant Seat Exception Should Be Abandoned
March 25, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Suit Against Dialysis Center for Negligently Dropping Patient Causing Subdural Hematoma and Permanent Brain Injuries
March 25, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Partner Featured Guest at JUF Lawyer's Reception
February 28, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Case Based on Negligence by Radiologist Resulting in Patient's Death
February 15, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Brings Lawsuit on Behalf of Patient Who Sustained Permanent Injuries due to Nursing Negligence
February 8, 2013
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., files medical malpractice case for brachial plexus injury
November 26, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., files lawsuit on behalf of injured pedestrian
November 16, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., files wrongful death lawsuit based on medical negligence during spinal surgery
November 8, 2012
David Rapoport Selected for Membership to the Economic Club of Chicago
November 7, 2012
Josh Weisberg Named Chair of the Young Lawyers Group for the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago
October 22, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Recovers Over $2.5 Million for Victim of Medical Malpractice Case
October 16, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., files wrongful death case based on medical malpractice after delivery of a baby girl
October 13, 2012
$4.16 Million Verdict To Worker Severely Injured In Accident
October 9, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Lawyer Volunteers for New Juvenile Initiative Program
October 1, 2012
Lawyers Lending a Hand
July 19, 2012
Product Liability Lawsuit Filed Against Manufacturers of Paroxetine (generic form of Paxil)
July 9, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Appearances in Wrongful Death Case Arising Out of Dana Airlines Flight 992 Plane Crash
June 26, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., files wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of man killed in trucking accident
June 7, 2012
Attorney Michael Teich Appointed Lead Counsel for 61 Victims in Contaminated Heparin Syringe Case
June 6, 2012
David Rapoport Attended AAJ Trial Lawyer Leaders Forum
May 21, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Attorney Participates in Chicago Bar Association Mentoring Program
May 15, 2012
David Rapoport Selected as One of Chicago's Top Rated Lawyers
May 10, 2012
Attorneys David Rapoport and Michael Teich Awarded Dual Board Certification
May 9, 2012
Attorney Volunteers for Chicago "Lawyers in the Classroom" Program
May 4, 2012
Case filed for woman injured on international flight
April 26, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Case Alleging Hospital Ignored ER Patient with Internal Bleeding
April 23, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Brings Lawsuit Against CTA
April 5, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Hosts NIU Finance Department Alumni Event
February 15, 2012
Joshua L. Weisberg Co-Hosts Lawyer-Law Student Mentorship Event
February 8, 2012
David E. Rapoport Selected Again to Thomson Reuters Most Recent Edition of Super Lawyers
January 31 ,2012
Joshua L. Weisberg Selected Again to Thomson Reuters Most Recent Edition of Super Lawyers-Rising Stars
January 31 ,2012
Michael L. Teich Named a 2012 Illinois Super Lawyer
January 30, 2012
Michael L. Teich Awarded Board Certification by National Board of Trial Advocacy
January 30, 2012
Joshua L. Weisberg Selected to Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers
January 14, 2012
David E. Rapoport Receives AV Preeminent Rating: Highest Possible Professional Rating
January 2, 2012
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., files medical malpractice case based on negligence during the labor and delivery of a baby girl
December 12, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Proudly Welcomes Octavio Duran as a New Associate
December 9, 2011
$560,000 Settlement for Wrongful Death of 64-Year-Old Woman With Schizophrenia
November 10, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., files medical malpractice lawsuit for delayed diagnosis of breast cancer
October 28, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Selected to the American Association for Justice Leaders Forum
August 9, 2011
$3.09 Million Jury Verdict to Injured Worker Sets Macon County Record
June 28, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C.'s victory featured in The Bureau of National Affairs Product Safety & Liability Reporter
June 13, 2011
Published Opinion by U.S. District Court Judge Observes David Rapoport's "Noteworthy Trial Skills"
June 9, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Hosts Table as Corporate Sponsor of Community Charity Event
June 1, 2011
David E. Rapoport authors "Trial and Evidentiary Considerations in Wrongful Death Actions" Chapter for the 2011 Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
June 1, 2011
Trial Journal Article Highlights Rapoport Law Offices' Important Victory for Victims of Defective Medical Devices
May 20, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Article Exposes Secrecy in Air Disaster Litigation
May 1, 2011
Confidential Settlement Reached In Delayed Diagnosis Medical Malpractice Case
April 4, 2011
Federal Judge Orders $1.8 Million to be Distributed to Victims of Contaminated Heparin Syringes
March 8, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Retained in Case Involving the Crash of a Single Engine Aircraft in Wheeling, Illinois, on December 22, 2010
January 6, 2011
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Client Wins Major Legal Battle Against Prosthetic Hip Manufacturer
December 23, 2010
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Files Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Anesthesiologist, Anesthesia Practice Group and Hospital
December 9, 2010
$3.38 Million Jury Verdict to Injured Factory Worker in Product Liability Case

December 6, 2010
$2.25 Million Awarded For Wrongful Death of 76-Year-Old Killed In Collision With U.S. Postal Vehicle
June 3, 2010
Leading Lawyer Magazine Includes Feature About Rapoport Law Offices, P.C.
May 1, 2010
Attorney David Rapoport Addresses Continuing Legal Education Seminar on Loss of Consortium
April 22, 2010
Judge Sets July Trial Date For Second Phase Of Comair Flight 5191 Trial
April 20, 2010
Wisconsin Law Journal's Verdict and Settlement Report 2009: Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Case Among Highest
February 11, 2010
American Board of Trial Advocates Selects Personal Injury Lawyer David Rapoport for Membership
November 18, 2009
Deadline to File Lawsuit for Illness or Injuries Caused By Contaminated Heparin Syringes Approaching
September 29, 2009
Rapoport Client Wants Trial for Last Suit in Comair Airplane Crash Case
August 6, 2009
Attorney David Rapoport Joins Board of Directors of National Board of Legal Specialty Certification
July 26, 2009
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Aviation Negligence Lawyers Retained in Continental Airlines Denver Airplane Crash
February 15, 2009
Continental Airlines Flight 3407 Airplane Crash Buffalo, New York
February 13, 2009
Appellate Court Rules Against Sea-Doo Personal Watercraft Manufacturer in $2 Million Wrongful Death
January 23, 2009
Continental Airlines Flight 1404 Airplane Crash
January 2, 2009
Continental Airlines Flight 1404 Airplane Crash at Denver International Airport in Colorado
December 21, 2008
$9.858 Million Jury Verdict for Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Client – Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
February 25, 2008
$1 Million Settlement Reached for Construction Worker Injured After Falling at Construction Site
January 31, 2008
Contaminated Heparin Syringe Recall Expanded as More Lawsuits Are Filed
January 24, 2008
FDA Issues an Expanded Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Contaminated Heparin and Saline Flush Syringes
January 18 2008
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Attorneys Distinguished Among Top Personal Injury Lawyers in Illinois
January 16, 2008
Chicago Lawyer Paul D. Richter Named Among Top Personal Injury Attorneys in Illinois January 9, 2008
January 9, 2008
Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Attorney David E. Rapoport to Lecture at 2008 Illinois Institute
January 8, 2008
Contaminated Heparin Syringes Product Liability Lawsuit Filed by Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., in Chicago
December 21, 2007
Nationwide Recall of Pre-Filled Heparin Lock Flush Solution USP 5 mL in 12 mL Syringes
December 20, 2007
Attorney David E. Rapoport Named Illinois Leading Lawyer
October 18, 2007
$1.125 Million Settlement in Van Roll-Over Case
August 28, 2007
Delayed Melanoma Diagnosis Results in Untimely Death: Lawyers File Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
July 13, 2007
$1.315 Million Settlement in Tractor-Trailer Accident Case
June 30, 2007
Appeals Court Rejects Southwest Airlines' "Feeble" Plea to Reconsider Ruling in Favor of Flight 1248
June 27, 2007
Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Southwest Flight 1248 Midway Airport Crash Victims
April 27, 2007
$2.3 Million for Worker Injured at Construction Site
January 25, 2007
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Illinois Nursing Home Neglect Case Featured in Jacksonville Journal Courier
June 10, 2006
Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Among Crain's Chicago Business Illinois Largest Verdicts and Settlements 2005
March 3, 2006
Forbes Magazine May 9, 2005: Flight of Fear
May 9, 2005
Judge Okays Punitive Damages Suit – Woman Died in Blue Grass Airport Crash
April 21, 2005
Crain's Chicago Business: Following the Money: It's Not Just Lawyers Getting Rich Off of Litigation
February 28, 2005
The Chalk's Seaplane Crash in Miami Presents Many Legal Questions
January 25, 2005
Challenger CL-601 Airplane Crash
December 1, 2004
Learjet-35 Airplane Crash Killed Famed Golfer
October 24, 2004
Corporate Airlines Flight Crashes on Approach to Regional Airport in Missouri
October 21, 2004
CBS Television Show 60 Minutes Features Aviation Negligence Attorney David E. Rapoport
May 26, 1996