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Romanucci & Blandin ranked as a “Best Law Firm” for 2023 by U.S. News & World Report

November 3, 2022

Romanucci & Blandin, LLC, a national personal injury  firm primarily based in Chicago, has been named to the 2023 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” List. The firm received a Tier 1 ranking in the Chicago region for Plaintiffs Personal Injury Litigation and Claimants Workers’ Compensation Law. The firm also received a Tier 2 ranking for Plaintiffs Product Liability Litigation and a Tier 3 ranking for Plaintiffs Medical Malpractice Law. 

Romanucci & Blandin is proud to have its partners and attorneys listed in The Best Lawyers in America®  for 2023: Antonio M. Romanucci and Frank A. Sommario are listed for Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants; Antonio M. Romanucci, Stephan D. Blandin, Gina A. DeBoni, Joseph E. Kolar, Jason J. Friedl,  Bhavani K. Raveendran, David A. Neiman and others are listed for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs; Stephan D. Blandin, Joseph E. Kolar and others are listed for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs; Stephan D. Blandin, Michael E. Holden, and Bruno R. Marasso are listed for Product Liability Litigations – Plaintiffs; Others are listed for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Action – Plaintiffs; Bhavani K. Raveendran and others are listed for Civil Rights Law.

“Being recognized again with multiple regional rankings on this highly respected U.S. News list reflects our firm’s continued commitment to justice for our clients and the strength and depth of our team across multiple practice areas,” said Romanucci & Blandin Founding Partners Antonio M. Romanucci and Stephan D. Blandin. 

The firm takes pride in its results for clients, including some record-setting results.  Verdicts and settlements include:

  • Record $50 million settlement for a workplace death in the Chicago area
  • $30 million medical malpractice settlement on behalf of a boy left with brain damage   
  • Historic $27 million settlement with the City of Minneapolis for the murder of George Floyd
  • $21.3 million verdict for the death of a mother of five and serious injuries to her family members who were innocent bystanders struck during a police chase
  • $12.35 million settlement for the family of a woman whose breast cancer was not diagnosed in a timely manner
  • $8 million result for medical malpractice case resulting from experimental surgical procedures on a young girl
  • $4.5 million settlement, one of the top settlements in Wyoming, for injuries in a trucking accident
  • To read more about our results for our clients:

Current cases include serving as co-lead counsel in a consumer class action in Illinois against ComEd related to the utility’s admitted bribery of state officials, representing dozens of survivors of the Highland Park Fourth of July shooting in their fight against deceptive marketing by gunmaker Smith & Wesson, and several environmental justice cases in Illinois for cancers, other health conditions and property damage caused by various examples of corporate negligence and pollution.  To learn more about our practice areas please visit

Since 1998, Romanucci & Blandin has been widely recognized for its work representing individuals and their families in civil rights and catastrophic personal injury matters, including medical malpractice, aviation disasters, police misconduct, abuse and sexual misconduct cases, as well as wrongful death and workers’ compensation cases.

About Romanucci & Blandin, LLC

Romanucci & Blandin is a Chicago-based national trial practice committed to fighting for victims of negligence, abuse and wrongful death. Founded in 1998, we have decades of history securing verdicts and settlements for our clients - many for millions of dollars and others record-setting awards.  Our expertise ranges from medical malpractice and sexual abuse cases involving individual or institutional negligence to civil rights, police misconduct and workers' compensation, making Romanucci & Blandin a valuable legal resource to individuals and groups of people who have been injured by others’ wrongdoing. Referring attorneys and clients say several factors differentiate our firm: Our record of success, depth of experience, talented and dedicated legal team, tireless preparation and strategic use of communications to fight for the rights of those whose lives have been changed forever. We are different from other personal injury firms in that our work does not stop when a verdict or settlement is secured. We are often inspired by our clients’ experiences and commit resources to create change in our communities. For more information about Romanucci & Blandin, please visit or call (312) 458-1000.

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