Category: Premises Liability

Kate Crouch Wins Summary Judgment in Strip Mall Slip and Fall

Aug 07, 2023 Defense
Kate Crouch recently obtained summary judgment in Cook County on behalf of a property owner and property manager in a case stemming from an alleged slip and fall in a strip mall parking lot.  Plaintiff alleged that the parking lot was negligently maintained and exhibited cracking and other defects.  Plaintiff […]

Matt Bing and Josh Patrick Defeat Motion for Good Faith Finding to Maintain Third-Party Complaint Against Culpable Tortfeasor

Oct 30, 2022 Defense
In this case, Matt Bing and Josh Patrick represent a small “corner store” business whose premises were vandalized when a drunk driver drove into their store during business hours, violently striking a customer inside and causing her a closed head injury and several broken bones. The driver later pled guilty to […]