Lawyers at DBMS successfully litigate a wide variety of civil cases and argue appeals in some of the most challenging jurisdictions in the country.

Bostick, et al v. County of DuPage v. Defendant Construction Company

12/01/1994 Client:

Defendant Construction Company


Defense Verdict; Verdict in favor of client in counterclaim against DuPage County.

DBMS defended the target general contractor in this well-publicized action, the first “sick-building” case tried in Illinois. The case involved two essential claims: a mass tort claim by 130 building ...


Asbestos Cases

05/05/1993 to present Client:

Defendant Automotive Manufacturers


DBMS presently represents major automotive manufacturers.

DBMS presently represents major automotive manufacturers as defendants in hundreds of cases throughout the State of Illinois against claims that their asbestos-containing friction products caused asbestos-related diseases, including various cancers. ...