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More than 25 years ago, six attorneys started a law firm which quickly developed a national reputation as a preeminent litigation law firm.

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Office: 312-466-0049


  • Hospital Defense

  • Medical Malpractice Defense

  • Birth Trauma Defense

  • Healthcare Litigation

  • Long-term Care Litigation

  • Physician Joint Venture Agreement

  • Product Liability

  • Construction

  • Chicago Bar Association

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America

  • Illinois State Bar Association

  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., 2005

  • Northern Illinois University, N.U.H.S., B.S., 1989, D.C., 1992

Robert S. Tengesdal

Mr. Tengesdal has extensive litigation experience with a primary focus on defending medical negligence claims against hospitals, physicians and nurses. He has defended against a wide variety of professional negligence claims including: anesthesiology, bariatric surgery, cardiology, colorectal surgery, critical care medicine, dentistry, dermatology, emergency medicine, general surgery, gynecology, hematology, infectious disease, nephrology, neurology, neurological surgery, obstetrics, oncology, ophthalmology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopaedic surgery, pathology, pediatrics, physical medicine & rehabilitation, pulmonology, radiology, sports medicine and urology.

Mr. Tengesdal has been an invited speaker on topics such as risk management, Illinois Medical Practice Act and managing a malpractice lawsuit.

While a student at Loyola, Mr. Tengesdal received the CALI Award for excellence in Advanced Writing for Civil Litigation.

Other Interests
  • Mr. Tengesdal is active in the North American Brain Injury Society and the American Cancer Society.

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