Personal Injury Trial Lawyer Kurt D. Lloyd
Award-winning personal injury lawyer Kurt D. Lloyd is the plaintiff’s trial attorney that victims in Chicagoland turn to when it’s time to recover. With over 35 years of experience practicing personal injury and medical malpractice law, he has earned a reputation for taking on some of the toughest cases in Illinois, and WINNING. Throughout his career, Mr. Lloyd has won more than $400 million on behalf of his clients and the clients of referring attorneys throughout the state.
A Long History of Winning Complicated Personal Injury Cases
Personal injury attorney Kurt D. Lloyd has a long history of winning complicated medical malpractice and catastrophic injury cases. Since graduating from IIT/Chicago-Kent College of Law in 1985, he has dedicated his career to protecting the rights of injured victims like you. If another party’s negligence caused you harm, Mr. Lloyd can help ensure you receive the compensation you need to get your medical bills paid, and your financial stability restored.
Timeline of Kurt D. Lloyd’s Accomplishments
Realizing his passion to help injured victims rebuild their lives, Mr. Lloyd began working as a plaintiff’s personal injury lawyer in 1985.
In 1986, Mr. Lloyd tried his first plaintiff’s jury case.
In 1990, Kurt D. Lloyd obtained the first $1 million plus medical malpractice verdict in a rural Illinois county.
By 1995, Mr. Lloyd had begun obtaining record-setting jury verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. He won a $9.7 million verdict against a managed care physician on behalf of a child with brain damage, and achieved an $8 million settlement in a wrongful death case against University of Chicago Hospitals.
After compiling the prerequisite 50 jury verdicts in 1998, Mr. Lloyd received an invitation to become a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, where he remains a member today.
In the coming years, injury lawyer Kurt D. Lloyd prepared each of the personal injury and medical malpractice cases he handled as if they were going to trail. As a result, he went on to obtain numerous multi-million dollar record-setting jury verdicts and settlements. Some of these include:
The Plaintiff’s Trial Attorney Other Lawyers Depend On to Get Results
With a win rate of over 90%, Kurt D. Lloyd is the plaintiff’s trial lawyer other medical malpractice and catastrophic injury attorneys rely on to win their complicated personal injury and wrongful death cases. In fact, Mr. Lloyd is frequently contacted and retained by referring attorneys to handle some of their most challenging cases and those that were previously dismissed. He uses his extensive knowledge and experience to perform a detailed case analysis, and employs the services of nationally-recognized expert witnesses, to refile these cases and WIN.
The Injury Attorney Who Wrote the Book on Jury Selection
Kurt is frequently invited by the Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) and other professional organizations to lecture and teach young attorneys about jury trial skills and techniques. In fact, he wrote the book Jury Selection to arm other Illinois trial lawyers with his knowledge about selecting the right jurors, and deselecting those who are biased. Kurt believes that if your injury lawyer doesn’t pick the right jury, your case will be lost before the evidence is even presented.
Earned Reputation for Excellence
Many injury lawyers in Illinois claim to be trial lawyers, but they have never seen a trial. They settle with defendants and their insurance companies out of court. They purchase memberships and pay for “awards” to carry titles that are designed to impress potential clients. Kurt D. Lloyd, however, has brought more than 75 cases to trial verdict. He doesn’t need to waste his time feigning success, because he has earned his reputation for excellence by winning in the courtroom.
Honors and Awards
As one of America’s Top 100 AttorneysⓇ, Mr. Lloyd received the Citation of Excellence medal from the American Association of Trial Lawyers, now known as the American Association of Justice (AAJ). This is the largest personal injury lawyer association in the country. The award was presented in recognition of Mr. Lloyd’s achievements as a trial lawyer in civil jury trials.
Mr. Lloyd was also voted Illinois Superlawyer in 2014, and a chosen Illinois’ Leading Lawyer that same year.
“I can honestly say; after meeting with John Grazian and his associates, I would highly recommend these gentlemen with anything pertaining to personal injury cases, as they got my mother an outstanding settlement. They’re expedient in handling the issues, and keep you informed in regards to the status of your case…. I give them 5 stars.”