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Marvet M. Sweis Drnovsek

Marvet M. Sweis Drnovsek

Levin & Perconti
  • Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Products Liability...
  • Illinois
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Summary

Marvet M. Sweis Drnovsek joined Levin & Perconti in July 2011 after being admitted into the Illinois State Bar in May 2011.

In October 2015, Marvet was named to the Law Bulletin Publishing Company's list of "40 Attorneys Under Forty to Watch" in Illinois for 2015.

As an associate attorney, Marvet concentrates her practice in the areas of medical malpractice, wrongful death, and catastrophic personal injury cases. Since joining the firm, she has played an integral role as Director of Intake and Case Management for a number of personal injury and medical malpractice cases.

In 2015, Marvet was elected to the board of the Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois. Additionally, Marvet was named an Illinois Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2014 and 2015. She was appointed by the Honorable Judge William J. Haddad to serve on the Executive Board of the AM-VOTE Political Action Committee, where she also serves as Chair of the Youth Committee.

As a law student, Marvet was named to the Dean’s List and the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Fraternity. She served as President of The Middle Eastern Law Students Association (MELSA) and was the recipient of The Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois’ 2010 Merit Award. She also received a Merit Award for Distinguished Service from the organization’s student chapter.

Marvet has also been asked by the Honorable Margaret O'Mara Frossard to sit on the Executive Committee for The John Marshall Law School’s Advisory Board, where she mentors law students, advises new attorneys on the practice area of personal injury, and lectures about professionalism in the practice of law.

Practice Areas
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
Additional Practice Areas
  • Birth Injury
  • Car and Trucking Accidents
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Associate
Current
Education
The John Marshall Law School
J.D. (2011)
Honors: Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Fraternity ; Dean’s List ; The John Marshall Law School Foundation: Class Gift Officer ; The Middle Eastern Law Students Association, President and Recipient of the 2010 Merit Award by the Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois and Merit Award for Distinguished Service by The John Marshall Law School
Roosevelt University
A.B.A. Paralegal Certification (2006)
Honors: Pre-Trial, Trial & Post-Trial Litigation, and Commercial Law
DePaul University
B.A. (2004)
Double Major in Political Science and Psychology, with a concentration in Human Services
Honors: Pi Sigma Alpha: Political Science Honors Society ; Dean’s List
Awards
Top “40 Attorneys Under Forty to Watch" in Illinois
Law Bulletin Publishing Company
Emerging Leaders
Leading Lawyers
2015-2017
Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars
Super Lawyers
2014-2017
Professional Associations
Arab-American Business & Professional Association of Illinois
Executive Board Member
Current
Women's Bar Association of Illinois
Member
Current
American Bar Association
Member
Current
Illinois State Bar Association
Member
Current
Chicago Bar Association
Member
Current
Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois
Member
Current
The John Marshall Law School’s Career Advisory Board
Executive Committee Member
Current
Mother McAuley Law Society
Member
Current
Speaking Engagements
Rules of Snow Shoveling in Chicago, Chicago, IL
Fox News
Building a Bridge with our Ladies of Justice
Decalogue Tablets
25th Anniversary Tribute Documentary
Arab-American Bar Association of Illinois
Press Conference on Executive Order
Chicago Bar Association
Diversity in the Law Panel Discussion
John Marshall Law School
Professionalism and Engagement Panel Discussion, Chicago, IL
The John Marshall Law School
Enforcing Elder Rights through Private Civil Litigation: An Ethical Responsibility, Adult Protection and Advocacy Conference, Oak Brook, IL
Illinois Department on Aging
Case Intake - Including Ethical Considerations, Nursing Home & Assisted Living Facility Litigation Seminar, Chicago, IL
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
February 2015
The Intake Process and Ethical Considerations in Nursing Home Cases, Chicago, IL
National Academy of Continuing Legal Education
April 2015
Websites & Blogs
Website
Marvet M. Sweis's website profile
Website
Levin & Perconti website
Website
Elder Abuse Attorneys in Chicago
Blog
Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog
Blog
Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog
Blog
Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog
Blog
Chicago Birth Injury Lawyer Blog
Blog
Chicago Brain Injury Lawyer Blog
Blog
Chicago Car Accident Lawyer Blog
Blog
Illinois Truck Accident Lawyer Blog
Social Media
Contact & Map
Levin & Perconti
325 N La Salle Dr
#450
Chicago, IL 60654
USA
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Telephone: (312) 332-2872
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