Family Receives $3.4 Million after Cement Truck Kills Husband/Father
Lou Benassi and co-counsel represented the wife and daughter of a man who was killed when the automobile he was driving was struck by a cement truck. The family filed a personal injury/wrongful death suit agains...
Over the Road Truck Driver VS Employer
Delivery Driver Receives $200,000 for Impalement Injury Caused by Employer's Negligent Placement of Rusty Hook
Lou Benassi and co-counsel represented an over-the-road truck driver who was injured while making a delivery. The driver was impaled on a rusty hook negligently placed i...
Grossweiler VS Brinkman
Parents Awarded $719,000 for Wrongful Birth
Grossweiler v. Brinkman et al., 301 Ill-App-3d 1104 (3rd Dist.) (1998) (Decision not published). Lou Benassi and co-counsel represented parents that were awarded $719,000 in damages on their wrongful birth claim from Defendant/Appellant...
Minor VS Delivery driver and Construction Company
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 deliver...
Huffhines VS City of Peoria
Women Settle for $3 Million and Beneficial Changes for Female Employees
Huffhines, et al. v. City of Peoria , et. al., Federal District Court No. 93-3162. Patricia Benassi was lead Plaintiffs' counsel in a 50-plaintiff sex discrimination and First Amendment case allegin...