Phillip H. Snelling Resume

Employment

May 1990 - Present:

JOHNSON, JONES, SNELLING, GILBERT & DAVIS, P.C.

PARTNER -- General civil litigation firm with four attorneys.


July 1987 - May 1990:

CITY OF CHICAGO

Corporation Counsel's Office -- Chief Assistant Corporation Counsel for General Litigation in 1989-1990.  Senior Attorney Supervisor in the General Litigation Division 1987-1989. 


May 1978 - July 1987:

LEGAL ASSISTANCE FOUNDATION OF CHICAGO

Health Law Unit attorney from 1980 - 1987; General Litigation from 1978-1980. 


June 1975 - April 1978:

LEGAL SERVICES OF EASTERN MICHIGAN, Saginaw, Michigan

Directing Attorney 1976 - 1978



Academic Degrees

 B.A. 1972; J.D. 1975

 Valparaiso University

 Valparaiso, Indiana


Litigation

 Rutherford v. Judge & Dolph Ltd., 2009 WL 3156556 (N.D.IL 2009)


 Botvinick v. Rush, 574 F3d 414 (7th Cir. 2009)


 Gautreaux v. CHA, 491 F.3d 649 (7th Cir. 2007) 

 

 Botvinick v. Rush, 2006 WL 3524413 (N.D. IL 2006) 


 Burrell v. CHA, 2006 WL 1343204 (N.D. IL 2006)


 Fleming v. UPS, 2006 WL 59370 (N.D. IL 2006) 


 Chambers v. Holsten Management Corp., 2004 WL 723655 (N.D. IL 2004)


 Payton v. Rush-Presbyterian, 82 F. Supp. 2d 901 (N.D. IL 2000)


 Johnson v. Kmart Corporation, 311 Ill.App.3d 573, 723 N.E.2d 1192 (1st Dist. 2000)


 Payton v. Rush-Prebyterian-St.Luke’s Medical Center, 184 F.3d 623 (7th Cir. 1999)


 International Oil, Chemical & Atomic Workers, Local 7-517 v. Uno-Ven, 170 F.3d 779 (7th Cir. 1999)


 Chicago Bar Association v. Illinois State Board of Elections, 161 Ill. 2d 502, 641 N.E.2d 525 (1994)


 Marshall v. Allen, 984 F.2d 787 (7th Cir. 1993)


 Gorman v. CHA, 977 F.2d 350 (7th Cir. 1992)


 Compass HMO v. Chicago Board of Education, 246 Ill. App. 3d 746, 617 N.E.2d 6 (1st Dist. 1992)


 Moroney v. Prudential Ins. Co., 92 C 6795 (N.D. Ill. 1992)


Legislation

P.A. 83-14350 

Increased the income eligibility standards for Medicaid "MANG" program applicants.  Law effective January 1, 1985         helped 150,000 medically needy Illinois residents.

 P.A. 83-1501


 Removed $500 cap on hospitalization payments for General Assistance recipients.  Law effective January 1, 1985 helped 100,000 Illinois residents.


 P.A. 83-604


 Extended Medicaid coverage to 40,000 additional children in Illinois.  Law effective January 1, 1984.


Publications

 Christoffel & Snelling, "How the Poor Fared in a Competitive Model:  Assessing the Illinois Selective Contracting Approach," 7 J. Pub. Health Policy 519 (1988)


 Snelling, "Discrimination Against Children With Crippling Conditions," 18 Loy U. Chi. L.J. 995 (1987)


 Snelling, "Patient Rights," 1985 A Health Agenda for the States (published by the Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, Washington, D.C.)



Organization Affiliations


 Board of Directors, Health & Medicine Policy Research Group, 1987-1988


 Center for Health Studies Advisory Board, Loyola University law School, 1985-1987


 Homeless Committee, Community Renewal Society, 1986-1987


 Health Advisory Committee, Trust, Inc., 1984-1987

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