Corboy’s Murphy Re-Elected President of LAP

Corboy & Demetrio Partner Francis Patrick Murphy was sworn again in as President of the Lawyers’ Assistance Program on Nov. 14, 2014.  The Lawyers’ Assistance Program is a not-for-profit organization that helps Illinois lawyers, judges and law students as well as their families with alcohol abuse, drug dependency or mental health problems.  “It’s an honor to serve again as President of LAP.  Each judge, lawyer and law student we help is a career—no, a life saved!” Murphy said.   … [Read more...]

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit Against UPS

Jan. 15, 2015- Corboy & Demetrio filed a negligence lawsuit on Thursday against United Parcel Service on behalf of an Evanston woman who was struck by a UPS truck and crushed under its full weight for 30 minutes until firefighters freed her.  Erin Hinner, 30, was crossing Ashland Avenue in the crosswalk at Central Street on Dec. 22, 2014, when she was hit by the UPS truck.  The UPS truck rolled over her and pinned her body under its axle.  Hinner, a new mother, was rushed to the hospital in critical condition and was … [Read more...]