Stephen Libman

Burnes & Libman
2 N La Salle St, STE 600
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 726-6500

Stephen M. Libman is Co-Founder of the Law Offices of Burnes Libman, which has gained national prominence and local acclaim for jury verdicts and multi-million dollar settlements. Steve specializes in transportation litigation, specifically in handling catastrophic truck crash cases around the country.

Steve is the principal founder of the Center for Trucking Safety, a forum where advocates collaborate to improve motor carrier and transportation safety through litigation and legislation. He is recognized for arguing new and innovative theories of liability primarily against brokers and shippers to gain multi-million dollar recoveries on behalf of his clients. Most recently, Libman gained the national spotlight in two cases. In the first, he successfully obtained a $15.6 million wrongful death settlement in a federal court case against multiple parties, including a motor carrier, a transportation broker and a shipper. In the second, he secured a $12.89 million wrongful death settlement in an oversized truck load case against multiple parties.