For 30 years, Doug has achieved consistent trial and appellate success throughout the United States by collaborating with highly skilled lawyers at the world's premier companies. These high-stakes litigation success stories — and the corporation counsel working with Doug — have been featured in publications across the nation, including Corporate Counsel, The American Lawyer and The National Law Journal. He also has been recognized in The Legal 500 U.S. for his work in defending products liability, mass tort and toxic tort actions. Doug has won numerous antitrust, patent, breach-of-contract, mass tort, products liability and personal injury cases in state and federal courts around the United States.



Named an "Illinois Super Lawyer" by Super Lawyers magazine (2005–present).

Memberships & Affiliations

Archdiocese of Chicago, Catholic Charities, Board of Advisors (2005–present)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1986Illinois


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.1986
    Whitney North Seymour Prize for Trial Advocacy
  • Rockhurst CollegeB.A., Philosophy, Economics & Englishsumma cum laude1983