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Robert Noe has practiced law for over 40 years and has extensive experience in the field of civil litigation. He has handled a wide variety of matters for both the plaintiff and defendant, including products liability, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, motor vehicle, premises liability, construction, drainage, injunctions, and business litigation.
Notable Cases and Results:
Stephens v. Trinity Medical Center, 292 Ill.App.3d 165, 226 Ill.Dec. 300 (3d Dist. 1997)
Hayes v. Deere & Company, 265 Ill.App.3d 1131, 225 Ill.Dec. 712 (3d Dist. 1994)
McKay v. Pinkerton's, Inc. , 239 Ill.App.3d 509, 180 Ill.Dec. 343 (3d Dist. 1993)
In re Estate of Wilbur P. Speaker, 236 Ill.App.3d 954, 177 Ill.Dec. 820 (3d Dist. 1992)
Bank of North Carolina v. Rock Island Bank, 570 F.2d 202 (1978); 630 F.2d 1243 (1980)
U. S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1964
U. S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1972
U. S. Supreme Court, 1987
Hourly Rate: $151-$200/hour
Retainer: Varies by case.
Year of Birth: 1939
Law School: University of Notre Dame Law School,J.D., 1963
Law School Honors/Involvement: Law Review; moot court finalist.
Undergraduate School: St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
Undergraduate School Honors/Involvement: Delta Epsilon Sigma
Deere & Company, City of Moline, Southeast National Bank, East Moline Metal Products Co., Jancy Engineering Co., One Solution Staffing, Inc., Alleman High School, American Physicians Assurance Corporation, John Deere Health Care, Inc., EMC Insurance Co., Illinois Casualty Company, Illinois State Medical Inter-Insurance Exchange, Iowa Mutual Insurance Co., ISBA Mutual Insurance Co., OneBeacon Insurance Group, Safeco Property & Casualty, Sentry Insurance Co.
Wingard, Schultz & Stradley, 1963-1966; Bozeman, Neighbour, Patton & Noe (now Bozeman, Neighbour, Patton & Noe, LLP) 1966 to present.
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
Rock Island County (President 1996-1997), Illinois State (Member, Assembly of Delegates, 1972-1978) [member of sections on: Civil Practice and Procedure, Tort Law, and Real Estate], and American Bar Associations; International Association of Defense Counsel; Defense Research Institute; Association of Defense Trial Attorneys; Leading Lawyers of Illinois, and Quad City Claims Association. Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers. Illinois Super Lawyer (2005).
Campaign for Legal Services (Past Chair), Alleman High School Athletic Hall of Fame Committee, St. Pius X Parish Trustee (2003-present), Notre Dame Club of the Quad Cities (President, 1973-1974), Jordan Catholic School Board (President, 1983-1984, Alleman High School Board (President, 1988-1990), Franciscan Medical Center Board (Chairman, 1992), Trinity Medical Center Board (Vice Chairman, 1992-1993), St. Anthony's Continuing Care Center Board, Moline Rotary Club.
Published Legal Writing:
"Stumbling Giants - A Path to Progress Through Metropolitan Annexation," Notre Dame Lawyer, Vol. 3a, No. 1.
Liability Insurance Seminar (Declaratory Judgments), Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 1989; Hospital Liability Issues, Illinois Provider Trust, 1999.
Bozeman, Neighbour, Patton & Noe, LLP, lawyers are engaged in the general practice of law. Members of the firm represent many national corporations, local businesses, banks, medical corporations, insurance companies, physician associations and individuals with respect to both litigation and business matters. The firm's practice in the general business field includes such areas as formation and dissolution of corporations, contracts, commercial law, bankruptcy, taxation, real estate, probate, and estate planning.
The firm is heavily engaged in civil trial and appellate practice in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, professional liability defense, products liability, employment law, property and professional insurance coverage, patents and most areas of commercial litigation. The firm represents plaintiffs and receives defense assignments from approximately 50 insurance companies and other large businesses.
Bozeman, Neighbour, Patton & Noe, LLP, also handles a large number of workers' compensation claims. For many years, lawyers from the firm have represented Deere & Company.
Mr. Noe has been married for more than 40 years and has four children.
Additional Office Locations:
Suite 103, 4300 E. 53rd Street, Davenport, IA 52807