AUGUST 04, 2008
LASALLE BANK, N.A., as Successor of ) Appeal from the
The Chicago Trust Company, as ) Circuit Court of
Plenary Guardian of the Estate of ) Cook County.
David Mount, a Disabled Person, and )
GEORGIANNE CALANDRIELLO, as )
Legal Guardian of David Mount, ))
v. ) Nos. 01 L 1548
C/HCA DEVELOPMENT )
CORPORATION, d/b/a Columbia )
Olympia Fields Osteopathic )
Hospital and Medical Center, )
LEE FREUND, THOMAS PAWLOWSKI, )
MICHAEL SETTECASE, and MIDWEST )
PHYSICIAN GROUP, LTD., ) Honorable
) Daniel M. Locallo,
Defendants-Appellees. ) Judge Presiding.
JUSTICE ROBERT E. GORDON delivered the opinion of the court:
Plaintiffs claim that defendant doctors committed medical negligence leading to the
disability of David Mount. After a trial, the jury found for defendants. The trial court rejected
plaintiffs’ six claims, made in their posttrial motion and reiterated on this appeal, arguing for
reversal. For the reasons stated below, we affirm.