Chad M. Castro

  • (312) 855-9302

Chad is a founding member of Barker, Castro & Steinback, LLC. Chad was admitted to the Illinois Bar and the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois in 1984. Chad began his career at Lord, Bissell & Brook where he was a partner in the medical malpractice department. For over 35 years he has represented and defended hospitals, physicians and long term care facilities. Chad concentrates his practice of law in the areas of medical malpractice defense litigation, nursing home defense litigation, pharmaceutical/medical device liability and catastrophic loss litigation. Chad has a national presence in nursing home litigation defending facilities in over 30 states.

Chad attended Loyola University where he earned both his B.S. and J.D. degrees. Chad is a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel. Chad has also been named one of Illinois’ Super Lawyers, and is yearly recognized as one of Chicago’s Leading Lawyers. Chad has consistently earned the highest Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV given to those attorneys recognized as preeminent in their field.

  • Loyola University, B.S., Magna Cum Laude (1979)
  • Loyola University School of Law, J.D., Magna Cum Laude (1984)
  • Illinois (1984)