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Christopher G. Buenik and Michelle Thompson Obtain Summary Judgment

In Vargas v. Charter Steel Trading Co., Inc. v. Overhead Material Handling Illinois, Inc. et al., the Plaintiff alleged that while repairing the electrical wiring of a crane, he came into contact with an energized lug nut causing significant injuries.  Charter Steel, the owner of the crane, [...]

2019-10-10T21:57:46+00:00October 10th, 2019|News|

John Moroney Awarded Highest Legal Ability & Ethical Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

Franco Moroney Buenik, LLC is proud to announce that John Moroney was once again awarded the 2019 AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell. The rating is based upon the confidential opinions of lawyers and judges surveyed in the annual Peer Review Rating process. AV Preeminent is the highest possible rating [...]

2019-08-27T03:03:11+00:00August 27th, 2019|News|

Christopher Buenik & Andrew Lesko Win Summary Judgment

In Ruark v. Christy Webber & Company, et al., 16 L 175, the Plaintiff alleged she was injured due to improperly installed tree grates along Addison Street in Chicago which caused her to trip and fall.  Summary judgment was granted based upon the argument that Plaintiff failed [...]

2019-04-04T23:40:10+00:00April 4th, 2019|News|

Chris Cano Has Big Win in Multi-Million Dollar Construction Defect Case on Appeal to the Illinois Supreme Court

Chris Cano represented one of the subcontractors in a condominium construction defect case before the Illinois Supreme Court where the claim was over $8 million.  The Illinois Supreme Court granted the subcontractors’ Petition for Leave to Appeal in order to review the Appellate Court’s affirmance of the Trial Court’s [...]

2019-01-30T20:48:05+00:00January 30th, 2019|News|

Christopher G. Buenik Wins Summary Judgment

In Broner v. National Glass & Gate Service, Inc. et al., the Plaintiff alleged that National Glass & Gate Service, Inc. (“NG&G”) was negligent for construction work based upon a vicarious liability theory under Restatement (Second) of Torts Sec. 414.  In granting summary judgment, the Court held that [...]

2018-08-23T19:40:55+00:00August 23rd, 2018|News|

Christopher G. Buenik and Chris Cano Win Appeal

In Snow v. Thorne Associates et al., the plaintiff, a land surveyor, filed a personal injury lawsuit alleging that Thorne Associates (“Thorne”), a subcontractor of Power Construction Company (“Power”), was negligent for stacking and storing 19 sheets of drywall that allegedly fell onto the plaintiff causing him [...]

2018-05-16T16:14:20+00:00May 16th, 2018|News|

Christopher G. Buenik Wins Binding Arbitration

In a personal injury matter that was submitted to binding arbitration, the plaintiff alleged permanent and serious injuries due to an alleged premises defect.  On behalf of his client, Mr. Buenik argued that there was no breach of duty.  The arbitrator issued a not guilty verdict, finding that [...]

2018-08-23T19:31:03+00:00May 16th, 2018|News|