David concentrates his practice in plaintiff’s personal injury trial work and handles catastrophic injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases. Mr. Gilbreth has obtained over 40 million dollars in verdicts, settlements and judgments in his career including the following recent results:
$11.1 million medical malpractice verdict;
$8.25 million medical malpractice settlement;
$2.67 million medical malpractice verdict;
$1.8 million automobile crash verdict;
$1.75 million medical malpractice verdict;
$1.5 million product liability settlement;
$1.25 million spoliation case settlement;
$1.1 million automobile crash settlement;
$1.0 million automobile crash settlement.
David has spoken to physician groups regarding methods of avoiding medical malpractice claims.
David grew up in the Arlington Heights area. He was an all-state basketball player for John Hersey High School and attended Butler University on a basketball scholarship. Prior to moving to the suburbs, David’s family lived in the City, where his father served as a detective on the Chicago Police Department. David graduated from the John Marshall Law School. He currently volunteers as an AYSO soccer coach (7 years) where he is proud to say his girls team is the defending region 418 champion. He lives on the north side of the City with his wife and two daughters.