Samuel Briones


Briones Harvey & Trevino

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Samuel Briones is the founding Partner of the Law Firm of Briones, Harvey & Trevino and a lawyer for 25 years. Educated of DePaul University and DePaul College of Law in Chicago, Illinois, his practice involves representation of severely injured victims of medical malpractice, product liability, and motor vehicle, premise and construction site accidents. Samuel Briones is a member of the Hispanic Lawyers of Illinois Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, American Trial Lawyers Association and the American Bar Association. Sam has won numerous million dollar jury verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. In May of 2005 Sam was nominated by his Illinois attorney peers as one of the best lawyers they have personally observed in action in the area of personal injury law and was listed in the May 2005 and February 2006 issues of Chicago Magazine and the May 2005 and February 2006 issues of the Illinois Super Lawyers magazine as one of the super personal injury lawyers in Illinois.

Areas of Practice:
Animal Injuries — Plaintiff
Aviation Accidents — Plaintiff
Medical Malpractice
Motor Vehicle Accidents — Plaintiff
Nursing Home
Premises Liability — Plaintiff
Railroad Accidents — Plaintiff
Slip and Fall — Plaintiff
Wrongful Death — Plaintiff

Litigation Percentage:
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:
Illinois, 1979
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1980
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1980

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois -J.D.
DePaul University, Chicago, IL, USA – B.S.
Major: Accounting/Business

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Illinois State Bar Association
American Trial Lawyers Association
Hispanic Bar Association
South Suburban Bar Association
Pro Bono Activities:
Chicago Bar Association Call a Lawyer Program, 1999 – Present

English and Spanish

Birth Information:
1947, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States of America