January 2012 

HPS Congratulates Mike Tarpey on Becoming Equity Partner

Mike Tarpey is a trial lawyer, specializing in the defense of catastrophic product liability and medical negligence claims. Mike's clients include leading truck and auto manufacturers, industrial equipment manufacturers, leading hardware corporations and top university hospitals in the Chicago metropolitan area. For the past 20 years, Mike has been considered by his clients as a "go to" guy for trial resulting in many successful defense verdicts in a wide variety of areas, including but not limited to, product liability, medical malpractice, construction, breach of contract, insurance coverage, railroad and the FELA and transportation. Mike has also handled multiple mediations and arbitrations as well as arguments before the First District Appellate Court of Illinois and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.