Speaking

Kenneth C. Chessick

Medical Malpractice Lawyer, Doctor & Speaker

Dr. Kenneth C. Chessick, Of Counsel to Clifford Law Offices, is a lawyer, doctor and speaker. The Law Office of Kenneth Chessick, M.D. has successfully represented catastrophically injured victims of careless doctors, hospitals, and negligent devices and drugs for over 30 years. In 1999, Dr. Chessick created Restaurant.com, a smartphone restaurant marketing company. Restaurant.com has enabled consumers to save millions of dollars by providing great meals for less, has empowered fifty thousand restaurants and small businesses with a way to connect with these consumers, and has provided tens of thousands of jobs in a struggling economy. Dr. Chessick practiced as a board certified general surgeon for nearly thirty years and has treated thousands of patients. Dr. Chessick and his wife, Ellen, are ardent supporters of Northern Illinois University through their time, leadership, and philanthropy. Dr. Chessick speaks on a number of topics including:

  • Marketing
  • Professionalism
  • Business
  • Law/Medical Malpractice

Meet Dr. Kenneth C. Chessick

“I have many passions: Professionally, Medicine, Law, and Restaurant.com, and more importantly, trying to make the world better, safer, and more satisfying to those of us who have the privilege of life. All three professions are directed to these ends.

My law firm, the Law Office of Kenneth Chessick, MD, is devoted to helping victims of negligent and careless doctors and hospitals. Through Restaurant.com, we help consumers save millions of dollars by providing great meals for less, helping tens of thousands of restaurants and small businesses find those consumers, and help the American economy by providing thousands of jobs in a struggling economy. I practiced as a board certified general surgeon for nearly thirty years and helps thousands of patients.

My wife, Ellen, and I are ardent supporters of public education generally and have focused on specifically giving leadership and treasure to Northern Illinois University. I encourage everyone to contribute and give back to this great society and help others.”

Upcoming Speaking Events:

Professionalism and Ethics in Medicine, Business and the Law: Are They Different?
Dr. Kenneth C. Chessick is the 21st Annual Francis X. Riley Lecturer on Professionalism at Northern Illinois University College of Law.
When: April 4, 2014, 3:00pm
Where: Francis X. Riley Courtroom, Northern Illinois University 231 North Annie Glidden Road

NIU: Topic of Marketing – Political Science Course
Kenneth C. Chessick, M.D., JD, shares his expertise on marketing with Northern Illinois University Political Science students.
When: March 21, 2014, 3:00pm
Where: Northern Illinois University 231 North Annie Glidden Road

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