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Jessica K. Velez

Jessica K. Velez concentrates her practice in construction law, focusing on premises liability and general negligence cases. In addition, Ms. Velez defends hospitals, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals in all phases of medical malpractice litigation. Ms. Velez has extensive experience in all stages of litigation, including voir dire, motions in limine, cross and   Continue Reading »

Joseph F. Spitzzeri

Joseph F. Spitzzeri is the co-chair of Johnson & Bell’s Construction and Employment groups. His construction practice includes the defense of owners, architects, engineers and contractors in construction defect, construction personal injury and contract disputes.  Mr. Spitzzeri also represents contractors and employees before the Inspectors General for the City of Chicago and State of Illinois,   Continue Reading »

Dennis C. Cusack

Dennis C. Cusack is the co-chair of Johnson and Bell’s General Negligence group and concentrates his practice on construction liability, product liability and mass tort/class action claims. He also focuses on commercial litigation. Mr. Cusack also has experience handling Mining Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) cases, including current representation of a manufacturer of mining equipment   Continue Reading »

Brian P. Gainer

Brian P. Gainer focuses in the areas of municipal and governmental tort liability, premises liability, product liability, trucking and transportation law, construction law and toxic torts.  Mr. Gainer was formerly a member of the Chicago Police Department, and received the Chicago City Council Lifesaving Award. He also was recently named chair of Johnson & Bell’s   Continue Reading »

Joseph B. Carini, III

Joseph B. Carini, III, is co-chair of the Construction group, focusing on construction litigation, defending owners, project managers, general contractors and subcontractors in litigation involving personal injury accidents and construction-defect and design disputes. A seasoned litigator, Mr. Carini has defended clients in varied and numerous wrongful death and catastrophic injury cases based on theories of general   Continue Reading »

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