Austin C. Monroe is a trial attorney managing and assisting in cases throughout Northern Illinois. These cases have included physician and other healthcare malpractice, nursing home negligence, chiropractic malpractice, and other claims for personal injury. Since 2012, Mr. Monroe has been heavily involved in complex cases, from the filing of suit through trial. He has presented and succeeded on numerous dispositive motions on behalf of our clients. At trial, he has experience preparing and presenting a wide variety of motions in limine, trial examinations and jury instructions. Mr. Monroe was a trial attorney for a medical malpractice case where Plaintiff requested $6.1 million from the jury, and a not guilty was obtained for our defendant anesthesiologist client.

At Penn State Law, Mr. Monroe was a member of the school’s national trial team, as well as an editor, and later executive board member, of their Environmental Law Review.

Mr. Monroe completed his undergraduate studies at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. He was also a pitcher for the university’s baseball team and was named an Academic All-American.

Education

  • Lindenwood University – B.A. – 2009
  • Penn State University Dickinson School of Law – J.D. – 2012
    • AAJ National Trial Team
    • Environmental Law Review
      • Executive Editor of Comments – 2011-12
      • Associate Editor – 2010-11

License

  • Admitted to the Illinois Bar – 2012