Joseph Curcio

Curcio Law Offices
161 N Clark St Ste 2240
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 321-1111

Mr. Curcio is a plaintiffs' personal injury attorney who is highly regarded throughout the Chicagoland area. He has been successfully representing seriously injured individuals and their families in products liability, wrongful death, medical malpractice, vehicle/trucking collisions, and other plaintiff personal injury matters resulting in numerous multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts over several decades. He has the highest rating by Martindale-Hubbell (AV) and was voted an Illinois Super Lawyer by his peers in 2008.

Bar Admissions:

Illinois, 1956 U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1957 U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit


John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 1955 J.D. DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois, 1952 Major: History Major: Political Science

Published Works:

Paid Bills, Trial Lawyers Guide Illinois Motions in Limine - Contributor, Litigation One, 2006

Representative Cases:

Simpson vs GeneralMotors an Il Supreme Court case, Lang v. Lake Shore Exhibits (1999), 305 Ill App.3d, 711 N.E.2d 1124 Leone v. City of Chicago (1993), 156 Ill.2d 33, 619 N.E.2d 119 Ryan v. E.A.I. Construction Corp. (1987), 158 Ill.App.3d 449, 511 N.E. 1244 Pekelder v. Edgewater Automotive (1977), 68 Ill.2d 136, 368 N.E.2d 900 Kalalinick v. Knoll (1981), 97 Ill.App.3d 660, 422 N.E.2d 1011

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Evidence Seminar: 'Recurring Evidence In Wrongful Death Cases', Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, May 7, 1994 Pretrial Motions Workshop - Speaker, The Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2000

Professional Associations and Memberships:

American Bar Association American Board of Trial Advocates American Association for Justice (formerly the American Trial Lawyers Association) Sustaining Member American Association for Justice (formerly the American Trial Lawyers Association) Leader Forum Member Illinois State Bar Association Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, 1992 - 1995 Member and Chairman of Rules Committee Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, 1985 - Present Board of Governors Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Illinois Pattern Jury Instruction, 1998 - 2006 Trial Lawyers for Public Justice Million Dollar Advocates Forum Life Member Illinois Super Lawyer 2008 Fraternities/Sororities: Lambda Tau Birth Information: July 31, 1931, Chicago, Illinois