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Susan L. Novosad

Susan L. Novosad

Levin & Perconti
  • Legal Malpractice, Maritime, Medical Malpractice...
  • Illinois
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Susan L. Novosad is a partner at Levin & Perconti and has practiced law since 1985. Susan concentrates primarily in the areas of nursing home litigation, medical malpractice, automobile and premises liability matters. Susan is a highly experienced trial attorney, having been counsel in numerous complex medical malpractice cases. One of her most notable achievements in this arena is a $6.7 million verdict in a birth-related medical malpractice case. She also obtained a $995,000 verdict for a 67-year-old single assisted living resident who choked and died after being given food prohibited by his diet and a $1,000,000 settlement on behalf of her client in a nursing home case in Lake County, Illinois.This settlement represents the highest settlement in a Lake County nursing home case Susan is renowned as a highly skilled negotiator with an exceptional ability to successfully bring opposing parties to resolutions and end disputes. This ability to resolve cases has earned her the enduring respect of her peers on both sides of the courtroom as well as that of her partners and associates here at Levin & Perconti.

Practice Areas
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Maritime
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
U.S. Supreme Court
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
- Current
The John Marshall Law School
J.D. / Law
Honors: Cum Laude
University of Illinois College of Law
Illinois Top 100 Attorneys
Chicago Lawyer Magazine
Illinois Top 50 Women Attorneys
Chicago Lawyer Magazine
2013, 2014, 2015
Illinois Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Named to the Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers
Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register
2012, 2013, 2014
named as a Leading Lawyer
Leading Lawyer
2012, 2013, 2014
Professional Associations
Illinois State Bar
Speaking Engagements
Prosecuting and Defending Physical and Sexual Abuse, IICLE Nursing Home Negligence Conference, Springfield, IL
UN-COMMON LAW Radio Show with Kurt Moller
What You Should Know About Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Northbrook, IL
Oasis Senior Center, Northbrook Court
Advocating for Yourself and Your Loved Ones in Long-Term Care Facilities, Flossmoor, IL
JCC Chicago - Anita M. Stone Community Center
Party Depositions, Everything You Need to Know About Motor Vehicle Accident Cases Seminar, Oak Brook, IL
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Preparing for Trial, Chicago, IL
The John Marshall Law School Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution
Websites & Blogs
Susan L. Novosad's Website Profile
Levin & Perconti Website
Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog
Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog
Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog
Chicago Birth Injury Lawyer Blog
Chicago Brain Injury Lawyer Blog
Illinois Truck Accident Lawyer Blog
Chicago Car Accident Lawyer Blog
Social Media
Contact & Map
Levin & Perconti
325 N La Salle Dr
Chicago, IL 60654
Toll-Free: (877) 374-1417
Telephone: (312) 332-2872
Fax: (312) 332-3112