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Cari F. Silverman

Cari F. Silverman

Levin & Perconti
  • Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect, Personal Injury...
  • Illinois
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Cari F. Silverman joined Levin & Perconti in October 2011 before being admitted into the Illinois State Bar in November 2011. As an associate attorney, Cari works on many types of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including nursing home abuse and neglect, medical malpractice, car and trucking accident, and product and premises liability matters. In September 2014, Cari was named to the Law Bulletin Publishing Company's list of "40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch" for 2014.

Prior to becoming an associate, Cari was a clerk at Levin & Perconti in the Summer 2010. Since she joined the firm as an attorney, she has played an important role in a number of significant victories for clients. In 2012, Cari obtained a $592,000 medical malpractice verdict while sitting second chair in her first jury trial.

Cari earned her law degree from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in May 2011. While in law school, Cari served as a Judicial Clerk to Associate Judge Brian McPheters of the Sixth Judicial District Champaign County. She also served as a Staff Writer for the Illinois Business Law Journal, an Ambassador for the College of Law and President of the Jewish Law Society.

Cari attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, earning a Bachelor of Science in Finance degree with High Honors in 2008. During her tenure at the University Cari received membership to the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and was named to the Dean’s List.

Education
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
J.D.
Activities: Served as a Judicial Clerk to Associate Judge Brian McPheters of the Sixth Judicial District Champaign County ; Served as a Staff Writer for the Illinois Business Law Journal, an Ambassador for the College of Law and President of the Jewish Law Society.
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
B.A. / Finance degree
Honors: High Honors ; Received membership to the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and was named to the Dean’s List.
Professional Experience
Associate
Levin & Perconti
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Grief and Sorrow: A Powerful but Uncharted Element of Damages in Nursing Home Cases,
Annual Law Day Edition, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Proving Pain in Nursing Home Cases Trial Magazine
AAJ
Speaking Engagements
Enforcing Elder Rights through Private Civil Litigation: An Ethical Responsibility, Adult Protection and Advocacy Conference, Oak Brook, IL
Illinois Department on Aging
Common Plaintiff Theories, Chicago, IL
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
New Decisions – Current State of the Law, Chicago, IL
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
Deposition Strategies in Nursing Home and Medical Malpractice Cases, Chicago, IL
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
Awards
Emerging Leaders
Leading Lawyers
2015-2017
40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch
Law Bulletin Publishing Company
Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars
Super Lawyers
2013-2017
Professional Associations
Illinois State Bar
Member
Current
AAJ Nursing Home Litigation Group
Member
Current
Chicago Bar Association
Member
Current
American Bar Association
Member
Current
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Member, Women’s Association
Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Cari F. Silverman's Website Profile
Website
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Levin & Perconti
325 N La Salle Dr
#450
Chicago, IL 60654
USA
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