CHICAGO — A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death suit alleging negligence in nursing home care.
Joel Lipman, as independent executor of the estate of Joy Lipman, filed a complaint on Oct. 13 in Cook County Circuit Court against GA HC Reit IJ Lincolnwood TRS Sub LLC, which does business as Lincolnwood Place; Senior Lifestyle Corporation' and Senior Lifestyle Management LLC, alleging that they failed to provide proper care to Joy Lipman.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that Joy Lipman sustained physical injuries as a result of falling that contributed to her death. The plaintiff holds the defendants responsible because they allegedly failed to provide adequate supervision to Joy Lipman to address her risk of falling.
The plaintiff seeks judgment against the defendants in an amount greater than $50,000. He is represented by Margaret P. Battersby Black and Pamela Dimo of Levin & Perconti in Chicago.
Cook County Circuit Court Case number 16L01011