Phillip G. Litchfield

Phillip G. Litchfield

Associate

Office: IL – Chicago | IN – Highland
T: 312.781.6584 F: 312.781.6630

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Phillip’s practice focuses on insurance defense litigation in the areas of construction negligence, personal injury and wrongful death, toxic tort and general corporate and business defense.

Phil maintains a litigation practice in Illinois and Indiana.

Practices

  • Successfully obtained the dismissal of an asbestos product manufacturing client from all pending Indiana state court matters based on a lack of personal jurisdiction
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a manufacturer of asbestos-containing component parts in Indiana state court, meeting Indiana’s strict summary judgment standard requiring a defendant to “affirmative negate the plaintiff’s claims”
  • Obtained summary judgment in Indiana state court on behalf of a construction manager in a construction defect case, successfully arguing that the construction manager owed no duty of care to the patron after premises were damaged following construction
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a Chicago professional sports team and its league in a premises liability action, successfully arguing that the premises were maintained solely by a third party