Joseph Comer Partner jcomer@bclawllc.com 312-392-2548

Mr. Comer concentrates his practice in civil litigation with an emphasis on representing health care institutions, physicians, and nurses. He has particular expertise in cases involving complex and catastrophic losses and appellate litigation. His prior experience also includes municipal liability defense and real estate transactions. He is admitted to practice in Illinois and to the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Comer concentrates his practice in civil litigation with an emphasis on representing health care institutions, physicians, and nurses. He has particular expertise in cases involving complex and catastrophic losses and appellate litigation. His prior experience also includes municipal liability defense and real estate transactions. He is admitted to practice in Illinois and to the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Comer is an Adjunct Professor at DePaul University College of Law where he teaches Legal Analysis, Research and Communication. He is a member of the DePaul Moot Court Alumni Board and actively coaches and trains law students in effective appellate argumentation. He is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Appellate Lawyers Association.

Mr. Comer received his law degree from DePaul University College of Law. While at DePaul, he served as President of the DePaul Moot Court Society and was inducted into the Order of the Barristers, a national honors society for oral advocacy. He received his B.A. from the University of Missouri-Columbia.

  • Medical Documentation in Anticipation of Litigation
  • Navigating The Hospital Licensing Act’s Important and Broad Exception to the Petrillo Doctrine
  • Appellate Practice
  • General Liability Practice
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Pharmacist Liability
  • Premises Liability