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Case Results

While no two cases are the same and results cannot be guaranteed in any specific case, at Benassi & Benassi we believe that the best predictor of future success is past achievement.

  • Personal Injury Lawyer | Medical Malpractice

    Minor Receives $4.2 Million for Physical and Emotional Injuries Caused by an Automobile Accident Personal injury Lawyer Lou Benassi and co-counsel represented a minor who was a passenger in an automobile being driven by her mother that was struck head on by a construction delivery vehicle. The m... Read On

  • Marriage Law | Divorce

    Supreme Court Allows Modification of Separation Agreement to Increase Maintenance In re: Marriage of Sutton, marriage law case 136 Ill.2d 441 (1990). Lou Benassi represented a wife seeking an increase in maintenance. The trial court denied the requested increase and held that the separation agre... Read On

  • Class Action Law Suits

    45 Individuals and Class Settle Race Discrimination and Retaliation Cases Gillespie. et al. v. Mitsubishi Motor Manufacturing of America, United States District Court Case No. 99-1102, Woodard, et al. v. Mitsubishi Motor Manufacturing of America, United States District Court Case No. 00-1038, Wa... Read On

  • Labor Lawyers | Employment Law

    Race Discrimination: School District Pays $1,100,000 to Settle Reverse Race Discrimination ClaimsPatricia Benassi and Athena Herman represented a white male campus police officer who alleged “reverse” race discrimination and retaliation against Peoria Public School District 150.  The case settle... Read On

  • Representative Types of Cases for Lou Benassi

    Personal Injury Malpractice Represented a minor who was a passenger in an automobile being driven by her mother that was struck head on by a construction delivery vehicle. The mother died at the scene and the minor sustained serious physical and emotional injuries. Suit was filed against the dr... Read On

  • Representative Types of Cases for Patricia Benassi

    Discrimination Cases 50 Plaintiffs in Age Discrimination Case Win $1.5 million settlement.Edward W. Rose, et al. v. Keystone Consolidated Industries, Inc., Federal District Court No. 83-1059. Plaintiffs' counsel in class action age discrimination case involving 50 plaintiffs. Case settled favo... Read On

  • Civil Rights Cases | Litigation (Constitutional Claims)

    Jury Awards Man and Woman $4.9 Million in Equal Protection and Due Process Case Delores I. Wills v. County of Peoria, et al., Federal District Court No. 87-2328. Patricia Benassi was plaintiff's counsel in case involving discharge of employee for cooperating with law enforcement officials and en... Read On

Practice Areas

Workers’ Compensation
Motor Vehicle Accident
Family Law/Dissolution
Personal Injury/Nursing Home Negligence/Medical Malpractice
Sexual Harassment and Hostile Work Environment

Practice Areas

Employment Discrimination
Retaliation claims and Whistleblower in the Workplace
Class Action Lawsuit and Multi-Plaintiff Cases
Civil Rights Litigation
Employment Law

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