Another Jury Verdict Victory in City of Chicago Section 1983 Civil Rights Case


CHICAGO, Illinois — On August 22, 2011, partner Hugh C. O’Donnell and firm associate Martha-Victoria Díaz won a Not Liable jury verdict on 54 counts, on behalf of the City of Chicago and six police officers in a Section 1983 civil rights case in federal court. The trial took place before the Northern District of … Continue reading Another Jury Verdict Victory in City of Chicago Section 1983 Civil Rights Case

Firm Receives Prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Award


Sanchez Daniels & Hoffman LLP has been honored with the prestigious 2011 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility for its use of flexibility as an effective workplace strategy to increase business and employee success. This prestigious award, part of the national “When Work Works” project, recognizes employers of all sizes and … Continue reading Firm Receives Prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Award

Jury Verdict Victory for North Central College in Breach of Contract Case


Partners Manny Sanchez and Brad Alexander obtained a verdict in favor of North Central College. The plaintiff, a 2002 graduate of NCC, filed a five Count Fourth Amended Complaint; however three Counts were dismissed via Motion for Summary Judgment. The remaining Counts alleged alternate theories of Breach of Contract and sought damages for loss of … Continue reading Jury Verdict Victory for North Central College in Breach of Contract Case

Associate Elaine Davenport Receives a Defense Jury Verdict Victory in Personal Injury Case


On October 12, 2011, Associate Elaine C. Davenport received a Defense Verdict in a personal injury suit stemming from a head-on motor vehicle collision. The trial took place in the State Court of Cook County. The Plaintiff alleged that the Defendant, traveling in the opposite direction, moved her vehicle into Plaintiff’s lane of traffic causing … Continue reading Associate Elaine Davenport Receives a Defense Jury Verdict Victory in Personal Injury Case

Manny Sanchez Appointed to the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority


CHICAGO, Illinois, July 18, 2011 — Illinois Governor, Pat Quinn has appointed Manny Sanchez to the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority (ISFA). The Illinois Sports Facilities Authority is the developer, owner and operator of U.S. Cellular Field, home of the Chicago White Sox. Sanchez Daniels & Hoffman LLP congratulates Manny on his appointment and looks forward … Continue reading Manny Sanchez Appointed to the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority

President Obama Names Manny Sanchez to President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence


Committee to Address Education Policy and Programs Impacting the Hispanic Community CHICAGO — May 31, 2011 — President Barack Obama last week announced his appointment of Chicago business and community leader, Manny Sanchez to the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics. The Advisory Commission is made up of 16 members that will provide … Continue reading President Obama Names Manny Sanchez to President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence

Jury Verdict Victory in Personal Injury Case Involving a Personal Altercation


Firm associate Elaine Davenport won a Not Liable jury verdict on behalf of a homeowner in the City of Chicago in a personal injury action brought against the homeowner as a result of a third party battery committed on the property. The three day jury trial took place in the State Court of Cook County. … Continue reading Jury Verdict Victory in Personal Injury Case Involving a Personal Altercation