Ill. Justices Say Ex-Client Can Sue To Recoup Punitive Award

By Lauraann Wood (September 22, 2022, 8:43 PM EDT) -- A former Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard PC client can pursue punitive damages it paid in an underlying suit as part of the compensatory damages it's seeking in a malpractice suit against the firm, the Illinois Supreme Court said on Thursday....

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