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103 Million Dollar Quadriplegic Case Win in Cook County

Congratulations go out to John W. Patton, Jr., John Ouska and their trial team on a spectacular victory this last week.
Patton & Ryan was again retained on short notice to try a catastrophic loss products liability action. Besides facing some unfavorable liability evidence during discovery, the prior defense firm did not challenge the medical and lost wage evidence, thereby amounting to uncontested economic damages alone of 35 to 40 million dollars. The Cook County trial judge further raised the bar [...]

Who We Are

Patton & Ryan was founded by a team of nationally recognized attorneys to serve the needs of their clients across the country.

Patton & Ryan is a Civil Litigation Defense firm specializing in defending insurers and self- insureds in matters of Catastrophic Loss, Professional Liability, Products and Construction Law, Trucking and Transportation, and Workers' Compensation. Mr. Patton and Mr. Ryan, with partner John Ouska, Michael Vranicar and a strong team of skilled associates, have a combined 130 years of experience in bringing cases to successful conclusion.

We look forward to defending your interests any time, any place.

Patton & Ryan Offices
330 N. Wabash, Suite 3800
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Telephone: (312) 261-5160
Facsimile: (312) 261-5161

260 E. 90th Drive
Merrillville, Indiana 46410

Telephone: (219) 793-9000
Facsimile: (219) 793-9211