Jeffrey J. Kroll is an award-winning attorney who has represented injured victims of negligence throughout the country for nearly three decades in the areas of trucking accidents, products liability, and medical malpractice. In 2017, Mr. Kroll was part of the trial team that obtained a record-breaking $148 million jury verdict on behalf of a dancer who was paralyzed when a shelter collapsed on her at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. Overall, his verdicts and settlements have exceeded $1 million on 75 separate occasions.
Mr. Kroll has lectured throughout the country on personal injury and wrongful death matters. He has had more than 115 legal articles published on topics ranging from strategic jury selection and maximizing an injured client’s recovery, to successfully handling wrongful death cases and preparing and cross-examining expert witnesses. He is well known in Chicago media for countless segments and publications and has taught Trial Advocacy and Medical Malpractice Law at DePaul University and Northwestern Law School. Mr. Kroll was the only Illinois attorney to be published in the Anatomy of a Personal Injury Lawsuit, 4th Edition, released by Trial Guides and the American Association for Justice.
Jeffrey has recovered more than $100 million for his clients. Just some of his most recent accomplishments include:
Premises Liability Verdict
Trucking Accident Causing Amputation of Leg
Personal Injury Verdict
Electrocution Case Causing Disfigurement to Client
Paralysis, HS Student Struck Pole in Football Practice
Birth Injury/Medical Malpractice
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J.D., DePaul University College of Law. 1990
B.A., DePaul University. 1987
U.S. Supreme Court. 2008
U.S. Court of Appeals, Northern District of Indiana. 2000
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois. 1991
Illinois Bar. 1990