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   3Peter W. BrandtBloomington(309) 828-5281pbrandt@lbbs.compbrandt@lbbs.comLivingstonBargerwww.lbbs.netwww.lbbs.netbrandtpeter.jpgCommercial LitigationMedical Malpractice Defense LawPersonal Injury Defense Law: GeneralCorporate liability defenseRepresent healthcare providersDefense for HMO's
Peter W.
115 W Jefferson St Ste 400
Bloomington IL 61701-3967
Ph.(309) 828-5281 Fx.(309) 828-8321
Recommended by peers in:    Extensive Experience in:
Commercial Litigation    Corporate liability defense
Medical Malpractice Defense Law    Represent healthcare providers
Personal Injury Defense Law: General     Defense for HMO's
Advisory Board Member
County:  McLean
Litigator:  Yes

Practice Description:  
Mr. Brandt has extensive experience in corporate liability defense, represention of healthcare providers, representation of healthcare entities, and representation of Fortune 500 Companies in single plaintiff, multiple plaintiff and class action setting. He has tried over 50 cases to verdict and prides himself on providing excellent leadership, a Puritan work ethic and a dedication to client needs.

Notable Cases and Results:  
Pegram v Herdrich, 530 U.S. 211, sucessfully represented HMO. US Supreme Court found that patients could not sue their HMO

EEOC v Mitsubishi Motor Manufacturing of America, represented defendant in 325-plaintiff class action alleging employment discrimination.

Bar Admissions:  
Illinois, 1983
US District Court for Northern, Central and Southern Illinois, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals
United States Supreme Court

Hourly Rate:  $201-$250

Retainer:  Varies upon case

Year of Birth:  1955

Law School:  Southern Illinois University School of Law, J.D.

Law School Honors/Involvement:  Chair, Moot Court Section

Undergraduate School:  University of Illinois

Representative Clients:  
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Wal-Mart Stores, Carle Clinic Association, Illinois Central Gulf, State Farm Insurance, Eureka Co., American Home Products (listed with permission).

Employment History:  
LivingstonBarger member since 1983; managing partner

Bar/Professional Association Involvement:  
Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  President, 2000-2001
Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Pattern Jury Instructions, 1997-2000
Editor in chief, IDC Quarterly
Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel
International Association of Defense Counsel

Awards; Honors; Distinctions:
Defense Research Institute, Exceptional Performance Citation, 2000

Community Involvement:  
Children's Foundation
  Board of directors
Second Presbyterian Church
  Board of trustees

Published Legal Writing:  
Mr. Brandt has published numerous articles and text in legal publications, including IDC Quarterly (past editor in chief) and the Illinois Institute of Continuing Education.

Legal Lectures:  
Mr. Brandt has given numerous speeches in the area of trial tactics, avoiding litigation and tort reform, among other topics.

Firm Description:  
LivingstonBarger is a litigation firm with experienced trial lawyers and staff.

Married to Janice; two children

Additional Office Locations:  Champaign, Illinois

Parking:  Parking is available in the rear of the building.
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