Craig Mannarino has consistently obtained significant jury verdicts and settlements for his clients in lawsuits involving medical malpractice, automobile negligence, pharmaceutical mass torts, and other catastrophic injury & wrongful death cases. His record of success includes over $50 million in jury verdicts to date. In 2015, he was one of a small group of lawyers leading the consolidated Cook County, Illinois pharmaceutical litigation involving the diabetes drug Actos® which resolved $2.4 billion, one of the largest pharmaceutical settlements ever.
In 2016, Craig was accepted as a Fellow into the prestigious International Academy of Trial Lawyers, which is limited to 500 U.S. trial lawyers. The standards for admission are high & include outstanding skills & extensive experience as a trial lawyer, as well as unimpeachable personal & professional character. In 2014, he was selected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honor bestowed upon only those who have shown dedication to the welfare of the community and the highest principles of the legal profession. In 2010, elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), to which membership is by invitation only. Prospective members must have substantial civil trial experience and must demonstrate the virtues of civility, integrity, & professionalism. There are currently only 110 ABOTA members in the state of IL.
Craig has been named an Illinois Super Lawyer since 2012, & he has been listed as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the State of IL. by the National Trial Lawyers Association every year since 2009. He has been identified as an Illinois Leading Lawyer. In 2008, and named one of the Top 40 Illinois Lawyers Under 40 by Law Bulletin Publishing, Inc. In 2013, Craig was one of only five trial lawyers featured in an article in Crain's Chicago Business discussing Rising Stars in Chicago's Personal Injury Bar.