We Focus On Quality Client Relationships

Our lawyers represent clients in every level of the Illinois state court system and the federal court system, and we have represented clients in many other states.

Protecting You And Your Loved Ones Since 1931

For more than 90 years, we have been dedicated to protecting injured victims and their families.


Birth Injury Malpractice


Medical Malpractice


Vehicle Accident

  • Bruce D. Goodman
  • Ronald W. Kalish
  • Sarah L. Riess
Learn about our firm and how our expertise in personal injury cases will ensure that you receive the best possible outcome to your case.

$5,860,000 – Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death
$4,000,000 – Medical Malpractice
$1,800,000 – Product Liability
$950,000 – Birth Injury Malpractice

$4,100,000 – Construction
$3,000,000 - Vehicle Accident
$2,300,000 – Brain Injury
$800,000 – Construction Injury


$4,300,000 – Medical Malpractice
$4,100,000 - Premises Liability
$4,000,000 – Medical Malpractice
$570,000 – Medical Malpractice


Chicago Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Dedicated to Protecting Injured Victims and Their Families Since 1931

Steinberg, Goodman & Kalish was founded in 1931 as Steinberg & Polacek, making it one of the oldest plaintiffs’ law firms in Illinois. For more than 90 years, we have been dedicated to protecting injured victims and their families.

Two of our Chicago medical malpractice attorneys are AV Preeminent peer-review rated,* the highest rating, through Martindale-Hubbell.

Our medical malpractice and personal injury lawyers handle a wide range of cases, including personal injury, medical malpractice, birth injuries, auto and vehicle accidents, nursing home neglect, construction injuries and premises liability.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Top Rated Attorneys

Our Chicago medical malpractice and personal injury lawyers focus on intelligent legal representation and take the time to listen to and communicate with clients. We strive to provide each client with personal attention and individual service in a professional and friendly atmosphere.
The foundation of our success is the quality relationships that we make and maintain with our clients. Each case is important to us, and we are selective about the cases we accept in order to ensure that we are able to devote the time and attention that each client requires and deserves.

If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury, contact our Chicago personal injury and medical malpractice lawyers today to schedule a free and confidential case evaluation.