• Healthcare Liability Defense

    Healthcare Liability Defense

    For over thirty years, area hospitals and physicians have selected this Office to defend them in medical malpractice cases.
  • Healthcare Counseling

    Healthcare Counseling

    Because reasoned advice and well structured protocols avoid litigation, hospitals have turned to this firm’s litigators for counseling on a wide variety of legal issues.
  • General Business Litigation

    General Business Litigation

    Corporate clients have also tapped into the Office’s extensive trial experience to gain an “advocacy edge” in their business litigation. Those truly knowledgeable about litigation realize that true trial experience is becoming a lost art.
  • Meritorious Injury Claims

    Meritorious Injury Claims

    Our two primary strengths: 1) trial success and experience and 2) knowledge of the medicine, have been invaluable assets to our clients with meritorious injury claims in fields other than medical malpractice, such as vehicular accident, products liability and other personal injury.

Welcome to Faulkner Spears & Chudoba LLC

“We are trial attorneys who blend Chicago level credentials with Rockford practicality and value.”

– David Faulkner, Founding Partner of Faulkner Spears & Chudoba LLC


 

Contact Faulkner Spears & Chudoba LLC

308 W. State Street
Suite 115
Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 963-8050
(815) 963-8057 (fax)
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Counties we serve in Illinois

illinois counties
Because Northern Illinois practice can be very local in nature, we believe the resident status of our attorneys is a plus for our clients and we find that we have been well received in the various local courts in which we practice, which encompass the Illinois counties of:

  • Boone
  • Carroll
  • Cook
  • Dekalb
  • Henry
  • JoDaviess
  • Kane
  • LaSalle
  • Lee
  • McHenry
  • Ogle
  • Rock Island
  • Stephenson
  • Whiteside
  • Winnebago

Counties we serve in Wisconsin

Wisconsin counties that we serve highlighted

  • Green
  • Lafayette
  • Racine
  • Kenosha
  • Rock
  • Walworth

On March 7, 2023, a jury entered a verdict in favor of Dr. Thomas Brefeld and Rockford Memorial Hospital in the Circuit Court for the 17th Judicial Circuit, Winnebago County. Defendants were represented by FSC attorneys Brandi L. Chudoba and Mindy R. Chudoba. Plaintiff, Gerald Virgil, was represented by Shawn S. Kasserman and Heather A. Begley of.. read more →

On September 12, 2022 a Rockford, Illinois jury returned a verdict in favor of a minor Plaintiff for alleged birth injuries. Plaintiff Alexis Purifoy underwent an emergency c-section procedure at Rockford Memorial Hospital on March 4, 2015. During the performance of the procedure, the premature neonate sustained an alleged laceration to her abdomen and chest.. read more →

After a twelve day jury trial in Winnebago County, David Faulkner, on March 10, 2017, obtained a not guilty verdict in favor of SwedishAmerican Hospital. Plaintiff made the claim that alleged physician and nursing mishandling of a shoulder dystocia delivery led to birth asphyxia, cognitive delays and a brachial plexus injury. Plaintiff sought $4,200,000.00 in.. read more →