Compassionate And Skilled Personal Injury And Wrongful Death Representation
With over 30 years of trial and litigation experience, and 15 years of trial/litigation work in a large insurance defense law firm, trial attorney Mark P. Standa has handled hundreds of complex personal injury and wrongful death cases.
While he is best known by peers and clients for his work in medical malpractice defense, products liability defense, and professional liability defense, Mr. Standa also has tremendous proficiency and vast experience in vehicular liability cases, construction accident cases, and premises liability cases defending those sued and prosecuting cases as a plaintiff’s attorney for his clients.
Bringing Dedicated Representation To Successful Vehicular Liability Cases
Mr. Standa provides experienced and personalized attention to a wide range of vehicular accident cases, having represented over a hundred defendants, including:
- Ambulance drivers
- Bus companies
- Bus drivers
- Cab drivers
- Car drivers
- Medivan drivers
- Police officers and municipalities in high-speed pursuit cases
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
What truly sets Mr. Standa apart from other Chicago personal injury defense lawyers, however, is his extensive experience in medical malpractice and other personal injury defense litigation. The medical knowledge he has amassed from his work in such cases has applied well to all vehicle accidents cases, giving him a strong ability to identify and isolate the real injury, if any, and expose the feigned and trumped-up claims many plaintiffs try to sell.
He has a proven ability to consistently drive down the settlement value as well as the arbitration, mediation and jury awards in even the most challenging vehicular liability cases. For personal injury cases stemming from many varied causes, he has substantial experience in virtually all areas of human anatomy, especially brain injury claims and associated intangible psychological injury claims, such as post-traumatic stress disorder or depression. Mr. Standa has litigated various vehicle liability cases for injured plaintiffs earning substantial jury verdicts and settlements.
When The Premises Are In Question For A Construction Site And Other Premises Liability Claims
Attorney Standa has managed and tried many cases concerning various construction accidents resulting in property damage and injuries to construction workers. He has the nuanced knowledge necessary to defend property owners and managers, architects, engineers, general contractors and subcontractors of all tiers and of all kinds, including steel erection companies, demolition companies and excavating companies. Mark P. Standa, P.C., handles insurance coverage disputes arising out of such occurrences as well.
Mr. Standa also has extensive experience successfully defending individuals and businesses involved in various premises liability lawsuits. He has successfully defended not only construction site and building owners, but also homeowners, factory/plant owners, oil refinery owners and hotel/motel owners.