As an associate in the office of Philip H. Carboy, and as a partner in the firm of Neville & Mahoney for 38 years, Mr. Mahoney has concentrated his practice to the field of personal injury trial litigation. Primary emphasis consists of the representation of seriously injured plaintiffs or decedent's estates as a result of vehicular accidents, work place accidents and medical negligence. Additional areas of specialization include, independent arbitrator hearing uninsured and underinsured motorist claims, civil rights litigation, veterans' medical claims as against V.A facilities, nursing home litigation, trucking litigation, premises and security liability, physician and institutional medical negligence.
Terence J. Mahoney
University of Notre Dame, College of Liberal Arts Major: Government Bachelor of Arts Degree DePaul University, College of Law September, 1967 - Jan, 1971 Juris Doctor Degree
- Legal Experience
April, 1971-August, 1975Cook County State's Attorney's Office: Assistant State's Attorney Assignments: Criminal Appeals Division - researching and writing appellate briefs and presenting oral arguments before the Illinois Appellate Court, First District, and Illinois Supreme Court. Fifth Municipal District Prosecution of criminal defendants for misdemeanor matters, bench and jury trials. Felony Trial Division, Criminal Court Building, 26th & California, Chicago, Illinois Prosecution of major felonies, jury trials involving the crimes, predominantly murder, rape and armed robbery. August, 1975- July, 1978 Philip H. Carboy & Associates: Associate trial attorney Areas of concentration included vehicular accidents and medical negligence litigation.Litigation in Cook, Will, DuPage, McHenry, Kane counties, Federal District Court, Illinois appellate Court and Supreme Court of Illinois July, 1978 - presentPartner - Neville & Mahoney Supervise all personal injury litigation in the firm including discovery process, motion practice, mediations and jury trials.
- Featured Successes
Vehicular Litigation Will County, Illinois. Multi-Million Dollar Jury Verdict Plaintiff, 16-year-old female passenger sustained injuries of facial disfigurement and orthopaedic injuries, due to driver’s negligence and contractor’s negligence in the maintenance and design of the construction project. Vehicular Litigation - Pedestrian U.S. District Court - Northern District of Illinois Multi-Million Dollar Settlement Plaintiff - truck driver, was struck by a tractor while walking in a parking lot of a truck stop. Plaintiff sustained multiple fractures. Vehicular Litigation - Rollover Cook County, Illinois. Settlement of vehicle rollover due to roadway defect. Plaintiff sustained upper body burns and scapula fracture. (Confidential settlement amount) Wrongful Death Numerous wrongful death settlements, many in excess of $1 Million due to the negligent operation of commercial or tractor-trailer vehicles. Product Liability Multi-Million Dollar Settlement of Plaintiff-Operator. Gas furnace explosion resulting in severe burns to the plaintiffs hands and legs. Workplace Premesis Plaintiff sustained hemiplegia injuries as a result of falling from a 40 foot tank while cleaning the tank. No safety equipment was provided. (Confidential settlement). Work Place Accident Structured Multi-Million Dollar Settlement Plaintiff - while performing measurements of work area, stepped into retention pond of boiling water, causing burns up to mid-chest. Vision obscured by steam. Medical Negligence Federal Tort Veterans Administration litigation Numerous medical malpractice verdicts and settlements resulting in awards in excess of $1 Million. Medical Negligence Trials and Settlements Numerous jury verdicts in excess of $1 Million; settlements in excess of $1 Million for wrongful death claims; infant staph sepsis; ophthalmological and surgical complications. Federal District Court - Sexual Abuse of Minors - Civil Rights Litigation (Confidential settlement award)
- Contact Information
Email 221 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 2150 Chicago, IL 60601 312-236-2100 312-236-3613 (fax)
- Illinois Supreme Court, 1971
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1971
- Illinois State Bar Association
- Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
- American Association for Justice (formerly Association of Trial lawyers of America)