State Court Trial Practice
With Carmen D. Caruso Law Firm offices conveniently located across the street from the Daley Center, we actively litigate and have substantial trial experience in the Cook County Circuit Court, with a wide variety of cases on the Chancery, Commercial and general Law Division Calendars.
As a Cook County Circuit Court Judge stated on the record at the conclusion of 24 day trial on behalf of franchisees against one of the world’s largest oil companies:
This is, no doubt, a high stakes, high profile case … let me take the opportunity to recognize and acknowledge both you, Mr. Caruso, and your team of lawyers … for the high caliber of advocacy and zealous advocacy … Honorable Sanjay Tailor (February 2013).
Our state court cases routinely include almost every type of civil claim in which a business, business executives or professional persons might become embroiled in. For example:
- Claims for breach of contract
- Common law and statutory fraud
- Other statutory claims
- Business torts
- Breaches of fiduciary duty
- Shareholder and limited
- Professional liability claims
- Enforcement of restrictive liability company disputes covenants
- Trade secret claims agreements
We also serve the collar counties and downstate Illinois courts in appropriate matters. We have also appeared in state courts in other states on behalf of our clients.