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Cooney & Conway trial attorney Kathy Byrne traveled to Springfield last week for an Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) Women’s Trial Lawyers Caucus lobbying trip to…

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Get behind the vest campaign

On Friday afternoon, Cooney & Conway employees gathered in support of “…

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Cooney & Conway attorney Kevin Conway appeared on WGN Radio on Sunday to discuss a $20 million settlement in a…

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On Wednesday, February 28, 2018, a $20 million settlement reached by Kevin J. Conway of Cooney & Conway, and Timothy J. Cavanagh of Cavanagh Law Group at a trial against the Chicago Police Department was formally approved by…

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The number of deaths resulting from motor vehicle accidents continued to rise both nationally and locally, according information released by the National Safety Council (NSC) and the city of…

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Get behind the vest campaign

As the city of Chicago mourns the loss of another police officer shot in the line of duty, Cooney…

U.S.S Pueblo Crew

Cooney & Conway attorney Kevin J. Conway was featured in a recent NPR story about the multi-million-dollar settlement crew members from the U.S.S. Pueblo received last year, as well as many…

U.S.S. Pueblo crew

Fifty years ago this month, the USS Pueblo and its 83 crew members were attacked and captured by North Korea while drifting in international waters off the North Korea coast. The men were taken hostage, beaten, and tortured for 11 months while the U.S. government tried to figure out how to…

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The USA’s neighbors to the north are moving forward with promised asbestos bans with a proposal prohibiting the use, sale, import, and export of asbestos and products containing the cancer-causing material in Canada. The Canadian government has acknowledged that all forms of asbestos fibers, if…