Calhoun Workers' Compensation Lawyers

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J. Steven Ayres
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Robinson, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 13 years experience
(618) 544-8661 P.O. Box 250
216 S. Cross Street
Robinson, IL 62454
Workers' Comp, Appeals, Business and Personal Injury
University of Illinois College of Law
Joshua A. Humbrecht
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Mt. Vernon, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 10 years experience
(618) 244-5335 206 S. 9th St., Suite 201
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Since my time in law school I have dedicated my legal career to serving, protecting and enforcing the rights of individuals harmed through the carelessness of others. I have tried cases throughout the counties of southern Illinois, before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission and argued successfully before the Illinois Appellate Courts. Regardless of the size of any given case, my full attention, effort and care is put into all the work I do. I understand that whatever situation the client comes into our office with, it is very important and the source of significant stress and anxiety. I ensure...
Jonathan Thomas Nessler
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Decatur, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 12 years experience
(800) 727-8010 132 S. Water St.
Suite 535
Decatur, IL 62523
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Illinois College of Law
Jonathan T. Nessler began his legal career with Nessler & Associates in 2007. His practice is focused on personal injury claims, including catastrophic automobile accidents, nursing home negligence, medical malpractice, and wrongful death. Mr. Nessler has dedicated his entire legal career to helping injured people recover for their loss. He is recognized by the National Trial Lawyers as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer and a Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer in Illinois. He is also recognized by The Law Bulletin Publishing Company Leading Lawyers as an Emerging Lawyer. - Education Bachelor of Science...
Tyler N. Dihle
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Marion, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 11 years experience
(618) 997-2111 404 N Monroe St
Marion, IL 62959
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Bridget Lawler
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Benton, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 20 years experience
417 N. Main
Benton, IL 62812
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Bridget Lawler is an experienced and knowledgeable Attorney at Lawler & Lawler Injury Law Firm. Her practice areas include Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation, as well as Motor Vehicle Accidents, Slip and Fall Accidents, Dog Bites, and Wrongful Death.

Bridget received her B.A. from St. Louis University, and her J.D. from Southern Illinois University Law School. She was admitted to practice law in Illinois in 2000 and in Kentucky in 2001. Bridget is a member of the Illinois State Bar, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, and the American Inns of Court. In addition, she was Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell in 2017....
Lindsay Rakers
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Charleston, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 18 years experience
(217) 639-7800 6009 Park Drive
Charleston, IL 61920
Workers' Comp, Animal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
Lindsay Rakers is a personal injury attorney located in St. Louis, Missouri. She handles injury cases all over the State of Missouri and in Metro-East Illinois. Lindsay handles the following cases: automobile accidents, truck accidents, pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents, bus and taxi accidents, dangerous property, burn injuries, animal attacks, defective products, dangerous drugs, medical malpractice and nursing home neglect.
Kolby R. Smithpeters
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(618) 294-9529 2 N Vine St 6th Floor
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Free ConsultationHarrisburg, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 5 years experience
Workers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Southern Illinois University
I am currently an Attorney in Harrisburg, IL at The Smithpeters Law Firm LLC serving the Southern Illinois community. Please contact me for all of your legal needs.
Matthew H. Caraway
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West Frankfort, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 10 years experience
(618) 505-1660 115 E Main St
West Frankfort, IL 62896
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Illinois College of Law and Eastern Illinois University
Matt Caraway is a trial attorney at Sam C. Mitchell and Associates. He focuses on representing people who have been injured as a result of another’s negligence. He enthusiastically represents his clients with the energy and dedication required to deliver excellent results. He aggressively pursues individuals, insurance companies, and businesses that have wronged his clients.

Matt represents clients in both Illinois and Missouri. He practices in State and Federal Court. His trial experience includes jury and bench trials in both states.

Matt was also in the Illinois Air National Guard and served for seven years, becoming Staff Sergeant in Operation Enduring Freedom...
Mark Prince
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Marion, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 32 years experience
(618) 997-2111 404 N Monroe St
Marion, IL 62959
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University School of Law
Raymond Lawler
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Marion, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 47 years experience
(618) 889-4981 1129 North Carbon Street
Marion, IL 62959
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
Lawler and Lawler obtained the first Million dollar verdict in Southern Illinois and has continued to have many satisfied clients in Southern Illinois. 618 Law yers.
Zach Anderson
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Decatur, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(217) 247-4775 202 S Franklin St, 2nd Floor
Decatur, IL 62523
Workers' Comp, Construction, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
University of Illinois College of Law
I'm a lawyer in Decatur, Illinois at a full-service law firm. Before attending law school at the University of Illinois, I spent many years in the construction industry. This experience allows me to solve construction and real estate issues for my clients by applying a practical approach that many lawyers cannot. In addition, I'm one of the only lawyers in the Decatur area who assists social security claimants. I also take great pride in assisting injury victims in cases involving car accidents, slip and falls, dog bites, and work-injuries.
Frank H Byers II
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Decatur, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 43 years experience
(217) 875-3301 160 West Main Street
Decatur, IL 62523
Workers' Comp, Divorce, Personal Injury and Probate
University of Illinois College of Law
Frank H Byers, II, has practiced law in Macon County Illinois since 1977. Frank started practice with his father in the firm Byers & Byers. The firm later became known as Byers, Byers & Greenleaf. After his father retired, Frank was a partner in the law firm Fuller, Hopp, McCarthy, Quigg & Byers before he began practicing law in the firm Frank H. Byers, II, Ltd., in 1995. Frank H. Byers, II, Ltd., is a full service litigation firm appearing in state and federal courts in Illinois. The firm represents both individuals and businesses in litigation in...
Brian K. Zirkelbach
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Murphysboro, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 22 years experience
(618) 687-1022 1100 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Workers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Indiana University - Indiana University/Purdue University at Indianapolis
I began my practice as a personal injury attorney in 1996 after graduating Indiana University law school. In 22 years of practice I have only represented individuals and their families who have been economically and physically harmed by the negligence of others. In 1988, I was working at a steel company in Macoupin County just out of high school when a defective piece of equipment caught hold of my glove and pulled my left hand into a piece of machinery resulting in serious injuries to my left index and middle finger. My family and I hired a...
William A. Alexander
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West Frankfort, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(618) 505-1660 115 E Main Street
West Frankfort, IL 62896
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
University of Illinois College of Law
With a focus on personal injury, death, and worker's compensation law, William Alexander has been practicing law since 1973. He served as the Associate Circuit Judge in the Second Judicial Circuit in the State of Illinois from 1975-1978 and currently serves as the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees for Morthland College and on the Board of Directors of Centerstone of Illinois. He has been married for 47 years and has two sons.
Daniel J. Reynolds
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Decatur, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(217) 428-0948 Erickson, Davis, Murphy, Johnson & Walsh, Ltd.
132 S Water St., Ste. 610
Decatur, IL 62523
Workers' Comp, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
Dan Reynolds tells bad jokes and finds humor in the antics of poorly-behaved dogs. Dan is a lawyer serving Macon County and surrounding areas. His primary areas of practice are DUI, criminal law, divorce and family law, civil litigation, and FOID appeals.
Bradley Bauer
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Litchfield, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 5 years experience
(217) 324-2323 703 W. Union Ave- Suite 3
PO Box 130
Litchfield, IL 62056
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, DUI, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale and Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Jeffrey DeLong
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Vandalia, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 14 years experience
(618) 283-2347 629 W Saint Clair
Vandalia, IL 62471
Workers' Comp, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
Michigan State University
James M. Ruppert
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Mount Vernon, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 6 years experience
(618) 244-5335 206 South Ninth Street, Suite 201
P.O. Box 706
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Dennis R. Atteberry
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Taylorville, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 19 years experience
(217) 824-3131 220 West Main Cross Street
Taylorville, IL 62568
Workers' Comp, Criminal, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
John Chullen
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Benton, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(618) 438-0031 7432 Deering Road
Benton, IL 62812
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
Steve Hanagan
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Mt. Vernon, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 35 years experience
123 S. 10th Street, STE 601
(US Bank Building)
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Saint Louis University School of Law
Stephen G Friedel
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Charleston, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(855) 522-5291 6009 Park Drive
Charleston, IL 61920
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Criminal and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University School of Law
A former criminal prosecutor, Mr. Friedel is a highly regarded attorney among his peers, having served as Fayette County State’s Attorney for three terms from 2000 through 2012. With a focus on criminal defense, personal injury and workers' compensation claims, Stephen is also a strong advocator of foster parents' rights and brings wealth of experience and knowledge to the law offices of Tapella & Eberspacher.
Charleston, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(217) 347-7711 622 Jackson Ave
Charleston, IL 61920
Workers' Comp, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Charleston, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(217) 345-6222 622 Jackson Ave
Charleston, IL 61920
Workers' Comp, Bankruptcy and Personal Injury
William Patrick Schmitz Jr.
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Champaign, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(217) 328-2828 317 E University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Bill is a results-driven attorney dedicated to assisting victims of negligence and workplace accidents throughout the state of Illinois. He relishes standing up to insurance companies and employers who too often seek to exploit the vulnerability of injured persons. A fighter by nature, Bill employs an assertive, even confrontational, style of representation. His calculated approach to advocacy has proven successful in both pre-suit negotiations and formal hearings, such that he consistently and continually secures favorable awards and settlements on behalf of his clients.

A skilled communicator, Bill provides his clients with a uniquely informative case-management style, while offering ample opportunity for...
Sandra Loeb
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Champaign, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 21 years experience
(217) 328-2828 317 E University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatWorkers' Comp, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Illinois College of Law
Sandra joined Spiros Law, P.C. in 2008. She devotes her legal career to representing injured persons in worker's compensation and personal injury matters throughout Central Illinois. Sandra has successfully tried cases in front of juries and has secured millions of dollars in settlements for clients throughout Illinois.
Patricia L. M. Gifford
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Champaign, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 14 years experience
(217) 328-2828 317 E. University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatWorkers' Comp, Animal, Elder and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Tricia joined the Spiros Law team as a Senior Associate attorney in 2014. Prior to joining, she spent over eight years practicing plaintiff's personal injury work in Chicago. There, she helped obtain multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for clients in all types of personal injury and wrongful death cases. Her drive and dedication have allowed her countless victories in the courtroom, achieving over 25 million in nursing home and medical malpractice cases. Tricia has been recognized by Super Lawyers as an Illinois Rising Star in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 and as a Super Lawyer every year since 2016. She...
James Spiros
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Champaign, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 26 years experience
(217) 328-2828 317 E University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatWorkers' Comp, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Products Liability
The John Marshall Law School
James Spiros is the founding partner of Spiros Law, P.C. He is a skilled litigator with experience in cases involving workplace injuries, serious traffic and trucking accident, defective drugs and devices, medical negligence, wrongful death, and nursing home neglect and abuse. Since 2004, James has consistently been named one of the Leading Lawyers in the State of Illinois by the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin Publishing Company. James earned an undergraduate degree at Purdue University, and a J.D. at The John Marshall School Law School in 1994. He and his wife, Stephanie, have two sons.
Peter C. Wachowski
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(800) 825-9260 15 N Northwest Hwy
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Offers Video ChatPark Ridge, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 30 years experience
Workers' Comp, Employment, Personal Injury and Products Liability
The John Marshall Law School
Peter Wachowski is a well-rounded lawyer who takes great pride in his work and has a passion for helping people in need. He is constantly looking for ways to improve, and won’t stand for complacency. Peter is well educated and versed in his field, and as a result, he is able to help a wide array of clients with varying needs. He is very hard working, and is always going the extra mile to get the absolute best result for the client, even if that means investing more time and money into a case. He works to have satisfied clients,...
John R. Walker
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 30 years experience
(312) 525-8074 101 N. WACKER DRIVE
SUITE 2006
Chicago, IL 60606
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Employment, Insurance Defense and Maritime
South Texas College of Law
JOHN R. WALKER is a Partner in SBSB's Houston office. For the past almost twenty-five years, it has been my privilege to represent insurance and employer interests focusing on the defense of claims brought under the Longshore and Harbor Act, the Defense Base (DBA), the Non-Appropriated Funds (NAF) Instrumentalities Act, the Jones Act, and General Maritime and Admiralty Law. Additionally, John also has extensive experience in First Party Insurance Defense matters, representing employers, insurance carriers, and third parties in State, Federal and Appellate courts. Prior to joining the firm, John handled First Party Insurance Defense,...
Moe Ahmad
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405 North Wabash Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatChicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 11 years experience
Workers' Comp, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Attorney Mohammad (Moe) Ahmad attended Western Michigan University Cooley Law School where he earned a juris doctorate degree with a concentration in litigation. Moe is a former prosecutor of the CCSAO. With a decade of experience as an attorney, Moe has extensive experience in both DUI and criminal law. He tried thousands of criminal, traffic and DUI cases. Now in private practice, Moe continues to maintain a reputation for being well-skilled, fair and honest.

Moe’s primary practice areas consist of criminal law, DUI and traffic cases. His philosophy regarding the practice of law is not only to be his clients’...
Jon C. Walker
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Champaign, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 15 years experience
(217) 403-9391 301 N. Neil Street
Suite 400
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
University of Illinois College of Law
Jon Walker is an associate attorney at Woodruff Johnson & Evans where he focuses his practice on personal injury, workers’ compensation, and Social Security Disability claims. With more than a decade of legal experience, Mr. Walker has successfully recovered millions of dollars for his injured clients. He is particularly experienced in handling workers’ compensation claims for auto industry workers. He is one of only a few attorneys in the entire state of Illinois currently helping injured workers secure expedited trial and appellate review by filing emergency hearings under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act, Section 19(b-1). Call for a free consultation.
Sofia Zneimer
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 16 years experience
(773) 516-4100 4141 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
Workers' Comp, Immigration, Legal Malpractice and Personal Injury
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Sofia Zneimer is a lawyer who litigates immigration and injury lawsuits. Sofia Zneimer represents businesses and individuals in need of an immigration benefit, including visa, work permit, permanent residency, or citizenship. Sofia Zneimer also handles immigration, malpractice, and personal injury trials and appeals.
Vincent Anthony Incopero
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Elmhurst, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 5 years experience
(630) 299-7600 381 North York Street
Suite 1
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Real Estate
The John Marshall Law School
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REAL Law Group, P.C. is a boutique law firm established in 2015 with the idea that effective representation requires both a professional commitment and personal approach that...
Jeremy Wang
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Joliet, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 8 years experience
(630) 712-9264 2660 S Cherry Hill Road
A1
Joliet, IL 60433
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatWorkers' Comp, Insurance Claims, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Jeremy Wang of Oak Brook, Illinois, is a successful trial-tested litigation lawyer. 630-712-9264. Free 20 minute consultations.DuPage County Attorneys is a division of the Wheaton law firm, J. Wang Law, LLC.

When he first started his legal career, Jeremy often heard complaints due to the lack of attention clients received from attorneys they hired in the past. These well established lawyers, although successful, may have been so busy - they did not have the time to give each client the attention they needed. As a young attorney, this is how Mr. Wang built his law practice over the years- one...
Richard K. Johnson
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 38 years experience
(800) 444-1525 77 W Washington St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
DePaul College of Law
Richard maintains a busy statewide practice representing injured men and women, many of whom are union members. The unique combination of representing labor unions and individual members in work-related injury claims provides Richard the opportunity to integrate the rights and benefits of a union contract with the statutory benefits of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act. Maximizing these benefits for the injured work is the goal of every case.

Richard has had an active role in establishing the rights of injured workers in repetitive trauma claims, handling the trial and appeal of the cases from the Commission level to the Illinois Supreme...
Robert D. Kreisman
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(800) 583-8002 55 W Monroe St
#3700
Chicago, IL 60603
Free ConsultationChicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 44 years experience
Workers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
DePaul College of Law and The John Marshall Law School
Kreisman Law Offices is a Chicago-based personal injury firm that successfully uses a client-based approach to seek justice for victims nationwide. Robert Kreisman is an AV-rated attorney with over 37 years of experience litigating a variety of personal injury cases, including those involving medical malpractice, car accidents, wrongful death, and products liability. He works with some of the leading experts in the nation and employs the newest technology to seek the most favorable results possible for his clients. All cases are taken on a contingency fee basis, meaning you pay nothing unless there is a recovery on your case. Please...
Kenneth 'Casey' Woodruff
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Aurora, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 30 years experience
(866) 891-9211 4234 Meridian Pkwy
Suite 134
Aurora, IL 60504
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Experienced. Tough. Driven. Put these three words together and you have defined the lead attorney at the firm of Woodruff Johnson & Evans. Over the course of his career, Mr. Woodruff has handled thousands of injury claims, recovering millions of dollars for people who have been hurt. Through it all, Mr. Woodruff has fought tirelessly to prevent corporations and big insurance companies from trampling on the rights of working men and women. For instance, on 40 different occasions, Mr. Woodruff represented employees from the University of Illinois who were denied their workers’ compensation rights after suffering repetitive-work injuries to their...
Keith Sparks
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 7 years experience
(800) 444-1525 77 W Washington St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
DePaul College of Law
Keith Sparks concentrates his legal practice in representing and fighting for individuals. His representation seeks to ensure fair and proper treatment or compensation under the law for hardworking individuals when they have suffered injuries at work or by any other wrongful conduct. This focus has led to him representing hundreds of individuals in workers’ compensation cases for work-related accidents and injuries.

Since joining Katz Friedman, Keith has litigated numerous cases against employers and corporations to ensure injured workers receive their just compensation. His workers’ compensation experience includes severe injuries involving: neck or cervical spine, low back or lumbar spine, shoulder injuries,...
Frank Bertuca
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 29 years experience
(800) 444-1525 77 W Washington St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Frank J. Bertuca, an aggressive litigator, has obtained millions of dollars in benefits on behalf of his clients. He is one of a select group of lawyers to obtain rarely awarded penalties and attorneys’ fees against United Airlines, American Airlines and major automotive manufacturing and insurance companies for their unreasonable conduct denying benefits to injured workers.

He proudly represents injured workers in courts throughout Illinois, including those in the airline, automotive, manufacturing, construction, law enforcement and fire protection industries. Frank has numerous trial victories and settlements for members of the AFA, ALPA, APFA, FOP, Grain Millers, IAFF, lEA, MAP, SEIU, Teamsters,...
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Injured on the job?

The workers' compensation system attempts to streamline the process for handling work-related injuries and illnesses, such as a loss of limb, back injury, or repetitive strain injuries, such as carpal tunnel syndrome. The system generally provides fixed remedies to employees suffering from work-related injuries without requiring the employee to prove fault, thereby minimizing the need for litigation and its associated costs. Benefits from workers' compensation insurance may include medical care, temporary disability benefits, permanent disability benefits, vocational rehabilitation, and death benefits.

The workers' compensation system is typically an alternative to filing a civil lawsuit for a personal injury claim, and in most cases, you may not pursue both avenues for compensation for an injury.

A workers' compensation lawyer can help you navigate the workers' compensation system to get the full benefits to which you are entitled. If your injury was caused by someone or something not covered by your employer's workers' compensation insurance, a workers' compensation attorney can help you file a third-party claim so that you get the compensation you deserve.

Sometimes workers' compensation attorneys also handle matters in personal injury or employment law. However, some attorneys also handle workers' compensation matters exclusively.


Cumulative injury: The career total of an employee's job-related injuries resulting in disabilities.

Third-party claim: A legal claim by an employee against a party who is not the employer and whose negligence caused injury during or in the course of employment.