Austin C. Monroe is a trial attorney handling cases in Illinois. These cases have included physician and other healthcare malpractice, trucking and automobile liability, construction and premise liability, and other claims for catastrophic injury. 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, and at trial has experience preparing and presenting a wide variety of motions and trial examinations. 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

Presenter

  • Webinar, “Sexual Harassment Prevention Training,” Illinois Chiropractic Society (July 16, 2019).