Heyl Royster



Peoria Attorneys Obtain Defense Verdict


Dave Sinn and Matt Thompson of the firm's Peoria office obtained a not guilty verdict on behalf of a doctor on August 30 following a nine-day medical malpractice trial in Tazewell County, Illinois. In this wrongful death case, the plaintiff alleged that the 47-year-old decedent died as a result of negligent failure to diagnose a peri-rectal neuroendrocrine tumor. The plaintiff asked the jury for five-ten million dollars.