Investment Accounts Mismanagement Summary Judgment

On Friday Judge Walter in Lake County granted summary judgment in favor of our client, The Northern Trust, on all remaining counts alleging mismanagement of the investment accounts of the plaintiff, Dr. Ryan. In this lawsuit Dr. Ryan (a retired plastic surgeon) sought more than a million dollars in actual damages, plus punitive damages, attorney fees and costs Until the court ruled in favor of the Northern on Friday, the case was set for a multi-week jury trial later this month.

Steve Cyranoski took the lead on preparing and arguing the motion for summary judgment Fred Foreman and David Gustman in this complicated financial case. Juthika Wise did a masterful job of assisting with the evidence gathering and presentation.