Listee Features — March 26, 2018


After suffering a medical scare as a child, Thelma Mathis Evans felt inspired to help others in the same manner she was helped. Her doctors worked really hard to ensure she left the hospital happy and healthy, and she wanted to pay it forward. Dr. Mathis Evans had also realized how nice it would be to have that kind of impact on a person’s life, and thus earned a Bachelor of Science in zoology, with honors, from the University of Illinois in 1967 and an MD from the University of Illinois, Chicago, in 1969. She continued her education as an intern and resident at the University of Illinois Hospital between 1969 and 1971 and as a fellow in pulmonary medicine

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Inspired to become a lawyer in second grade by her best friend’s father, D. Robin Gouveia has thrived as a managing attorney for d’Oliveira and Associates. She joined the firm in 2011, and focuses her practice on personal injury and disability law. Her day-to-day responsibilities include speaking to prospective clients, meeting with active clients, and drafting and reviewing letters to insurance companies. Ms. Gouveia also communicates with medical providers and develops with case strategies. She loves that the job allows her to help others, and hopes that, in the future, she will continue to advance in the field. One of her goals is to teach her associates to appreciate law as much as she does. ​ Ms. Gouveia is active

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