Romanucci & Blandin, LLC, is pleased to announce that Antonio M. Romanucci of Chicago has been named to the prestigious ‘Top 100 Super Lawyer’ list in Illinois by Super Lawyers Magazine for 2017. In a state with over 90,000 lawyers, being awarded a spot in the top 100 is a tremendous accomplishment. This is the 11th consecutive year Romanucci has been recognized as a ‘Top 100’ and the 13th consecutive year he has been selected to the list of Illinois Super Lawyers. Romanucci joins four other Romanucci & Blandin attorneys with prestigious honors this year.
“I am humbled to be included on this year’s ‘Top 100 Super Lawyer’ list,” said Mr. Romanucci. “Our clients have experienced severe injustices and count on our firm to advocate for their rights when violated by police misconduct, medical malpractice or other forms of personal injury. I am proud to work with such a dedicated team of attorneys who all bring their own passion to this field of law. I am grateful to Super Lawyers for recognizing the important work my colleagues and I do.”
Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice through a rigorous selection process comprised of peer selection and review, third-party research, and professional achievement. Romanucci’s inclusion on the ‘Top 100 Super Lawyer’ list for the 11th year is a recognition of his talent for litigating complex cases and securing record results for individuals and their families. Romanucci is also prolific in his dedication to community and charitable work as the founding chairman of the Midwest Brain Injury Clubhouse, which is devoted to optimizing the lives and recovery of people affected by brain injuries or strokes. He is Chair of the Police Misconduct Litigation Group and Chair of the Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group for the American Association for Justice (AAJ), the world’s largest trial bar dedicated to victim’s rights and civil justice. He also serves as a member of the Illinois Supreme Court Rules Committee.
Along with Romanucci, Stephan D. Blandin, Principal and Partner, has been named to the ‘Top 100’ list, and Frank A. Sommario, Partner, has been selected as a 2017 Illinois Super Lawyer. Michael E. Holden, Senior Associate, and Martin D. Gould, Associate, have been recognized as 2017 Illinois Rising Stars. They join an elite list of Top Lawyers in Illinois in the practice areas of plaintiff’s personal injury and workers’ compensation. There are only three other personal injury law firms in the state that have this number of recognized attorneys.
Antonio Romanucci is recognized locally and nationally for his leadership, expertise, and technique in the field of personal injury. He has been an integral part in the settlement of many high-profile cases, including those yielding verdicts of $17 million, $24 million, and a record settlement of $30 million. For his successes, Antonio was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. He has been named a ‘Top 100 Super Lawyer’ in Illinois for 11 consecutive years, an ‘Illinois Leading Lawyer’ since 2003, and a ‘Best Lawyer in Chicago’ since 2013 by U.S. News and World Report. Additionally, Antonio has a perfect Martindale Hubble AV rating and an AVVO rating of 10/10.