Illinois Bar Journal

Author Index Hon. James M. Varga

Pitfalls in Proving Proximate Cause

By Judge James M. Varga
April
2017
Article
, Page 44
A p.i. plaintiff's path to proving proximate cause is rarely a cakewalk. Other possible causes and potential tortfeasors pose challenges for plaintiffs and create opportunities for defendants.

Pointers for Proving Future Damages

By Judge James M. Varga
August
2015
Article
, Page 40
To successfully argue for or against future damages, lawyers must understand the meaning of "reasonable degree of medical certainty" and know when expert testimony is and isn't required.

A Short Guide to Using Cross-Examination to Impeach Experts

By Hon. James M. Varga
September
2012
Article
, Page 492
A look at some of the dos, don'ts, and special rules that apply to impeaching expert witnesses by way of cross-examination.

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