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Marvet M. Sweis Drnovsek

Marvet M. Sweis Drnovsek

  • Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Products Liability ...
  • Illinois
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Summary

Marvet is dedicated to being an attorney who fights aggressively for her clients and believes in perfection every step of the way. She concentrates her practice in the area of catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death matters.

She received the prestigious Top 40 Attorneys Under 40 Award by Chicago Lawyer Magazine. To view Marvet's profile, click here.

She was also named an Illinois Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020. Marvet also received the Emerging Lawyer Award by Leading Lawyers in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020.

Prior to establishing MSD Injury Lawyers LLC, Marvet was an associate attorney at one of Chicago's premier personal injury trial firms, where she served as the Director of Intake and Case Management, investigating several hundred cases each month involving serious personal injury. Over the years, she received countless commendations, awards, and messages of gratitude from clients and co-counsel for her one of a kind ability to listen to her clients and to get the results they deserve.

Currently, Marvet sits as Vice President of the Arab American Bar Association of Illinois and has been appointed by the Honorable William J. Haddad to serve on the Executive Board of the AM-VOTE Political Action Committee, where she meets regularly with mayoral and aldermanic candidates.

Marvet has also been appointed by the Honorable Margaret O'Mara Frossard to sit on the Executive Committee for the UIC John Marshall Law School's Advisory Board, where mentors law students. Because of her success, Marvet was featured in the viewbook of UIC John Marshall Law School, her alma mater, where she made the Dean's List and was inducted into the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Fraternity.

Marvet graduated from DePaul University in 2004, where she received a dual bachelor's degree in Political Science and Psychology, with a concentration in Human Services.

Education
The John Marshall Law School
J.D. (2011)
Honors: Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Fraternity ; Dean’s List ; The John Marshall Law School Foundation: Class Gift Officer ; The Middle Eastern Law Students Association, President and Recipient of the 2010 Merit Award by the Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois and Merit Award for Distinguished Service by The John Marshall Law School
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Roosevelt University
A.B.A. Paralegal Certification (2006)
Honors: Pre-Trial, Trial & Post-Trial Litigation, and Commercial Law
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DePaul University
B.A. (2004)
Double Major in Political Science and Psychology, with a concentration in Human Services
Honors: Pi Sigma Alpha: Political Science Honors Society ; Dean’s List
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Speaking Engagements
Rules of Snow Shoveling in Chicago, Chicago, IL
Fox News
Building a Bridge with our Ladies of Justice
Decalogue Tablets
25th Anniversary Tribute Documentary
Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois
Press Conference on Executive Order
Chicago Bar Association
Diversity in the Law Panel Discussion
John Marshall Law School
Professionalism and Engagement Panel Discussion, Chicago, IL
The John Marshall Law School
Enforcing Elder Rights through Private Civil Litigation: An Ethical Responsibility, Adult Protection and Advocacy Conference, Oak Brook, IL
Illinois Department on Aging
Case Intake - Including Ethical Considerations, Nursing Home & Assisted Living Facility Litigation Seminar, Chicago, IL
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
February 2015
The Intake Process and Ethical Considerations in Nursing Home Cases, Chicago, IL
National Academy of Continuing Legal Education
April 2015
Awards
Top “40 Attorneys Under Forty to Watch" in Illinois
Law Bulletin Publishing Company
Emerging Leaders
Leading Lawyers
2015-2017
Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars
Super Lawyers
2014-2017
Professional Associations
Arab-American Business & Professional Association of Illinois
Executive Board Member
Current
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Women's Bar Association of Illinois
Member
Current
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American Bar Association
Member
Current
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Illinois State Bar Association  # 6305089
Member
Current
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Chicago Bar Association
Member
Current
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Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois
Member
Current
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The John Marshall Law School’s Career Advisory Board
Executive Committee Member
Current
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Mother McAuley Law Society
Member
Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice
    Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Products Liability
    Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts
    Nursing Home Abuse
Additional Practice Areas
  • Birth Injury
  • Car and Trucking Accidents
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Contact & Map
MSD INJURY LAWYERS
500 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 600
Chicago, IL 60611
Telephone: (312) 868-1906
Fax: (312) 278-0244
Chicago, IL, USA