Michael J. Dinard


Michael is an associate in the Chicago office who practices in general civil litigation with an emphasis on the defense of business owners, construction companies, product manufacturers and municipalities in claims arising from catastrophic personal injury and property damage. Michael also represents healthcare professionals and facilities in medical negligence claims. Michael has obtained favorable results in all phases of litigation from pre-suit through trial and verdict.

Prior to joining Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP, Michael gained extensive trial experience at a nationally recognized civil defense firm in large exposure matters spanning the country. Michael began his practice of law as a Cook County State’s Attorney, where for five years he prosecuted hundreds of felony cases and managed the juvenile justice courtroom for the Markham 6th District.


General Trial Practice
Medical Negligence and Healthcare
Product Liability
Toxic Tort Litigation


Chicago, St. Louis, September 16, 2019
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