Church Pews

Various Plaintiffs v. Archdiocese of Chicago and Diocese of Joliet – $4,600,000 Settlement

About the case

Mr. Pfau represented 25 individuals who were sexually abused at Catholic schools and churches in Chicago and Joliet, Illinois. Despite a difficult statute of limitations, these cases have settled for approximately $4,600,000.


  • Settlement: $4,600,000

Cause Number

  • Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, 12th Judicial Circuit Court of Will County, Illinois


  • Catholic Church