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May 29, 2024

Reveille and Ward Secure Defense Verdict in Bench Trial on Behalf of Chicagoland Hospital

Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP attorneys Kristine C. Reveille and Nicolette A. Ward secured a defense verdict on behalf of their client, a Chicagoland hospital, in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois.

Kristine and Nicolette strategically chose to withdraw their jury demand and proceed with a bench trial, where they skillfully addressed the gaps in evidence and inconsistencies in the plaintiff’s case. The judge returned a verdict of not guilty. The case was tried before Judge John H. Ehrlich.

Kristine C. Reveille is a Partner at the firm’s Chicago office. She concentrates her practice in the representation of physicians, physician groups, nurses, hospitals, and other healthcare providers in medical malpractice cases. Learn more about Kristine and her practice.

Nicolette A. Ward is an associate at the firm's Chicago office. She currently represents hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare professionals in medical negligence cases. Nicolette also manages all stages of litigation in general tort and product liability matters throughout Illinois. Learn more about Nicolette and her practice.

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