Anesi Ozmon Rodin Novak & Kohen Ltd. (Anesi Ozmon) announced that Patrick J. Blum has joined the firm as an associate.
Blum, an accomplished trial attorney with more than fifteen years of experience, brings a track record of success in a multi-faceted portfolio. He has successfully litigated federal and state personal injury and wrongful death claims relating to auto and tractor-trailer crashes, police brutality, product liability, medical and dental malpractice, premises liability, violations of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Act, and violations of Section 1983 of the United States Code, and has achieved several six and seven-figure verdicts and settlements.
“Patrick is an excellent addition to our dedicated team of attorneys at Anesi Ozmon,” stated John Popelka, President/Managing Partner. “His proven track record, depth of knowledge, and legal skills will be a valuable asset as he represents our clients.”
Blum’s work has been recognized by The National Trial Lawyers who named him a Top 40 Under 40 attorney for three years. The National Trial Lawyers also named Blum to their list of Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and Leading Lawyers Magazine named him an Emerging Lawyer from 2015-2019. Blum earned a J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law in 2003, and a B.S. from Purdue University in 1998. He is admitted to the Bar in California and Illinois and is a member of several professional organizations including the American Association for Justice, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, and the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America.
“Anesi Ozmon is a top-tier firm with a reputation for excellence, service, and results,” said Blum. “I look forward to bringing my expertise and passion for the law to this talented team.”