A team of Simmons Hanly Conroy attorneys — including one from Illinois — obtained a $34 million verdict against Ford Motor Co. on behalf of a former mechanic diagnosed with mesothelioma.Jennifer Alesio in Simmons’ San Francisco office, Daniel P. Blouin from New York and John Richardson in downstate Alton represented Arthur Putt and his wife, Janet, in Los Angeles Superior Court alleging Ford was liable for …