Palos Heights, Illinois Workers' Compensation Lawyers

Fred W. Elman
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Dana Djokic
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Illinois Workers' Compensation Attorney with 17 years experience

Dana Djokic worked in-house for AIG Staff Counsel from 2006 through 2018 handling the defense of workers' compensation claims of various complexities. She has tried many cases before the Illinois Workers' Compensation... Read More »
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David M. Barish
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I provide trusted and aggressive legal counsel in all areas of workers’ compensation law. I will work to get you a full and fair recovery! Visit my website for testimonials and results, or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Brent Keller
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Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of TechnologyIllinois
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Palos Heights, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(708) 448-0200 12616 S Harlem Ave
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Workers' Comp, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Palos Heights, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(708) 371-8500 6446 W 127th St
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
John S. Fotopoulos
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Orland Park, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 19 years experience
(708) 942-8400 14496 John Humphrey Drive
Orland Park, IL 60462
Workers' Comp, Criminal, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
John Marshall Law School
John S. Fotopoulos, former Cook County judge serving at the Daley Center in Chicago, established his law firm on two simple firm principals: to have competitive rates allowing everyone to afford the advice they need and to have legal counsel that is always available for clients.

John takes immense pride in his work, fulfilling a great deal of credits in continuing education seminars to ensure compliance and competency. In addition, his countless hours of legal research ensures that he stays ahead of the competition and is fully educated to take care of clients' legal needs. John's practice ensures that you are...
Roger S. Hutchison
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Tinley Park, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(708) 532-7777 16860 South Oak Park Ave
Suite 100
Tinley Park, IL 60477
Workers' Comp and Social Security Disability
Christopher Lawrence Panio
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Homewood, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 13 years experience
(708) 928-8680 18237 S. Kedzie Ave
Homewood, IL 60430
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Christopher Panio received his undergraduate degrees, a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing and a minor in International Business from the University of Colorado in 2002. He subsequently attended the John Marshall Law School in Chicago where he earned Dean's List honors. During his time at John Marshall, he clerked at Lavin & Nisivaco, for Terrance J. Lavin, now a judge on the Illinois First District Appellate Court, Fifth Division. After graduating from law school, Christopher continued working in the personal injury field, handling complex injury cases on behalf of a prestigious Chicago law firm. With significant trial...
Michael McCready
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 27 years experience
(773) 779-9885 10008 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60643
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
University of Richmond
Michael P. McCready received his undergraduate degree cum laudefrom the University of Richmond in three years and continued at the University of Richmond obtaining his law degree in 1992. Following graduation, he served as a law clerk for a federal judge in Virginia. He came to Chicago the next year and began working at a law firm handling personal injury cases. After four years, he rose to partner. In 1999, he left the partnership to form his own firm, The Law Offices of Michael P. McCready & Associates. Since venturing out on his own, the firm has grown rapidly. Mr....
Michael J. Brennan
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Orland Park, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 33 years experience
(708) 460-9300 16521 S. 106th Court
Orland Park, IL 60467
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Michael J. Brennan has been a practicing Personal Injury and Criminal Defense trial lawyer since 1985. He graduated from John Marshall Law School with his Juris Doctorate and was an assistant state’s attorney on behalf of the People of the State of Illinois at the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. He has had over 30 years of trial experience handling State and Federal Criminal Defense Matters and Personal Injury cases from motor vehicle accidents to workplace injuries. In 1996, he formed his own law firm, Law Offices of Michael J. Brennan, P.C. Michael’s aggressive dedication to...
Lee J. Vasilatos
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Flossmoor, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 24 years experience
(877) 465-5291 19801 Governors Highway
Suite 140
Flossmoor, IL 60422
Workers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
The John Marshall Law School
If you’ve been injured at work, a personal injury situation, or are dealing with a social security disability dispute, let Vasilatos Injury Law help. We’re a law firm with three locations in Chicago, Evanston, and Flossmoor, IL, and we’re dedicated to seeking justice for those who have been injured at the workplace, are recovering from an accident, or need help navigating insurance claims. Contact us today to learn more about our services and to request a consultation.
Jena M. Noel
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Homewood, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 31 years experience
(708) 799-1111 2024 Hickory Road
Suite 303
Homewood, IL 60430
Workers' Comp, Divorce, Family and Probate
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
I have been practicing for over 25 years. First job was as in-house counsel for Playboy Enterprises, Inc. Went into private practice in 1994.
Moe Ahmad
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(312) 702-0878 121 South Wilke Road
Suite 301
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Free ConsultationArlington Heights, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 10 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’...
George D. Gountanis Esq.
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Richard K. Johnson
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I am a dedicated workers’ compensation lawyer. I provide aggressive and skilled legal advocacy for those injured in workplace accidents.Visit my website for client reviews and case results.Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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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 43 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...
Frank Bertuca
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 28 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,...
Khalid Hasan
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 3 years experience
(312) 781-0082 77 West Washington Street
Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Khalid Hasan is an Associate Attorney at Lucas & Cardenas, P.C. As a trial lawyer, Mr. Hasan represents individuals and their families in personal injury and negligence cases, arising from medical malpractice, construction and workplace injuries, nursing home negligence, wrongful death, trucking and automobile collisions, and birth injuries. Prior to joining Lucas & Cardenas, P.C., Mr. Hasan worked as a trial lawyer in the areas of personal injury, civil rights, and police brutality.

Mr. Hasan received his Juris Doctorate and a certificate in Litigation Alternative Dispute Resolution* from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2015. Mr. Hasan is licensed to...
David Abels
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(855) 529-2442 100 N LaSalle St
#1710
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationChicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 24 years experience
Workers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Atlanta's John Marshall Law School
David Abels became a lawyer in 1994 and has focused his law practice on helping accident and injury victims since 1997. Much of his work revolves around motor vehicle related accidents, such as car crashes, bicycle accidents, motorcycle collisions, pedestrian accidents, truck accidents and assisting those involved in ride-share collisions (Uber & Lyft). He also spends a significant amount of time working on premises liability claims and sex abuse cases.

Years ago David started representing personal injury victims with the following philosophy: work hard on every case, and do such a good job that each client would want to use...
Jared B Staver
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 19 years experience
(312) 883-4206 120 W Madison St
Ste 400
Chicago, IL 60602-9703
Workers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
The John Marshall Law School
When you’re injured in a car accident or through another situation involving the negligent actions of another party, you want to put your case in the hands of a lawyer who has the knowledge and experience necessary to fight for you to obtain the compensation you deserve. I have been ...
Robert Duncan
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 17 years experience
(312) 445-0567 161 North Clark Street
Suite 2550A
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Illinois - Chicago
Attorney Robert R. Duncan is founder of the Chicago personal injury law firm Duncan Law Group. As a passionate advocate for injured victims and their loved ones, Mr. Duncan has successfully represented numerous injured residents throughout Chicago, the state of Illinois, and the Midwest. His extensive experience and professional abilities have earned him a positive reputation throughout the local and legal community, success in State and Federal Courts, and recoveries in the millions of dollars on behalf of his clients. Attorney Duncan began his legal career after graduating from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and the University of Illinois...
Richard K. Johnson
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 37 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...
Christopher J. Johnson
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 16 years experience
(800) 444-1525 77 W Washington St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Christopher Johnson has spent a significant part of his career obtaining compensation for the harms and losses suffered by workers on the job. He has litigated across the State of Illinois against various employers such as: AT&T; Chicago Transit Authority; City of Chicago; Cook County; State of Illinois; Johnson Controls; Tyson Foods; Lowe’s; Home Depot; and Walmart. He has also represented nurses who were hurt on the job. While many of the injury cases that he has litigated have involved torn ligaments and tendons in the shoulders and knees, he also has years of experience handling cases involving disc injuries...
Anthony R. Elman
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 27 years experience
(312) 739-2159 212 W Washington St
#1208
Chicago, IL 60606
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Tulane University School of Law and DePaul College of Law
Tony Elman is the Lead Trial Attorney of The Elman Law Group. He has been named a "Super Lawyer" by Thomson Reuters for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. This "Super Lawyer" designation is granted to no more than the top 5% of all lawyers, and is based on 12 indicators encompassing performance and peer review.

The Elman Law Group is a Chicago-based personal injury law firm that has been handling Illinois personal injury lawsuits for over 25 years. During this time the firm has handled over 10,000 personal injury cases.

These cases include injuries that have occurred due...
Howard Abrams
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 12 years experience
(312) 985-7368 10 S La Salle, Ste. 2160
Chicago, IL 60603
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Animal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Howard Abrams is the founding partner, specializing in personal injury, at the Law Office of Howard S. Abrams in Chicago, Illinois. As founding partner, Mr. Abrams handles and oversees a wide variety of plaintiff’s personal injury and professional negligence matters, pre-litigation and through trial. He has been the lead trial attorney in over 50 jury and bench trials, and has successfully resolved numerous cases through mediation and arbitration.

“While I do whatever it takes to resolve a case in the shortest amount of time possible, I realize that going to trial is sometimes the only way to recover maximum results for...
Frank Bertuca
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William O'Brien
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Illinois Workers' Compensation Attorney

Duke University School of Law and Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of TechnologyIllinois
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John J. Malm
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(312) 422-6855 22 W Washington St
#1500
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationChicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 26 years experience
Workers' Comp, Asbestos, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Valparaiso University School of Law
I am an experienced personal injury attorney dedicated to fighting for the rights of my clients through every stage of their case. I represent clients who have been injured due to car accidents, animal attacks, sports injuries, defective products and nursing home abuse.

I am a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the DuPage County Bar Association. I have been included in the Illinois list of Super Lawyers. I have a 10.0 rating on Avvo and a 10.0 rating on Justia. Let me fight for the justice you deserve. Call today for a free...
Steven Sigmond
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 33 years experience
(312) 258-8188 345 N. Canal St
#1208
Chicago, IL 60606
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
University of Illinois College of Law
Steven A. Sigmond has been representing injured people in and around Chicago for over 30 years in personal injury cases, workers compensation cases and social security disability claims. After graduating from the University of Illinois College of Law in 1985, Steven A. Sigmond returned to his hometown of Chicago, where he spent the next four years working with law firms in and around the city, gaining important professional experience. In 1989, Mr. Sigmond founded his own practice, the Law Office of Steven A. Sigmond. Since then, he has represented thousands of clients in personal injury and workers compensation...
Howard Ankin
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(312) 346-8780 162 W Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60654
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
The John Marshall Law School
I am a third generation lawyer who is committed to helping people injured in an accident at work or in a motor vehicle.
Gary Annes
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 24 years experience
(855) 529-2442 100 N LaSalle St
#1710
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Arbitration & Mediation, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Jon C. Walker
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 14 years experience
(866) 891-9211 10 S LaSalle Street
Suite 2170
Chicago, IL 60603
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.
John R. Walker
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 29 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,...
Keith Sparks
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 6 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,...
Lawrence P. Maya
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 20 years experience
(312) 283-5720 130 S. Jefferson Street
Suite 370
Chicago, IL 60661
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Since 1999, Lawrence Maya has focused his practice on representing injury victims in Chicago and throughout Illinois. Licensed in both state and federal courts, he has successfully prosecuted a wide array of cases, including medical malpractice, automobile accidents, food poisoning, products liability and toxic mold exposure. Mr. Maya also remains active in the community. He has served as a member of the Little Village Chamber of Commerce in Chicago. He has also written a legal column for a local area newspaper. In 2017, Mr. Maya was asked to appear in and recorded a videotaped discussion on the Concealed...
Paul H. Millewich
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 42 years experience
(630) 932-9100 https://workers-compensation.mevorahlaw.com/
105 W. Madison Street, Suite 2200
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Family and Personal Injury
George Washington University - Mount Vernon campus
Paul Henry Millewich graduated from the National Law Center at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and received his B.S. from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut. Paul's experience in the Coast Guard has allowed him to assist clients with complex mechanical, technical, and engineering cases involving injuries and wrongful death. Mr. Millewich has dedicated his practice to representing injured clients in Product Liability and Medical Malpractice cases. Paul has been a Personal Injury attorney for 33 years, and he is an experienced and skilled litigator. Every case Paul accepts is prepared for trial. He is...
Jay Johnson
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 21 years experience
(866) 891-9211 203 N LaSalle Street,
Suite 2100
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Respect for working men and women is the driving force behind Mr. Johnson’s commitment to worker’s compensation law. It is a respect that runs deep. One of Mr. Johnson’s grandfathers was a Kentucky coal miner; the other, a member of the United Rubber Workers. Because both his grandfathers worked extremely hard in less-than-ideal environments, Mr. Johnson has great empathy for those who get hurt on the job. Over the years, Mr. Johnson has recovered millions of dollars for people suffering from a variety of work-related injuries. He prides himself on thoroughly preparing for each case and staying in close, personal...
Anthony R. Elman
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Nicole Sommerfeld
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Kenneth 'Casey' Woodruff
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 29 years experience
(866) 891-9211 203 N LaSalle Street,
Suite 2100
Chicago, IL 60601
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...
James Morici Jr
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(312) 372-9600 150 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60601
Workers' Comp, Construction, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
DePaul College of Law and ITT/Chicago-Kent College of Law
Attorney James J. Morici, Jr. is a trusted Chicago personal injury attorney who has gained a reputation for excellence since he started practicing law in 1979. His areas of focus include, but are not limited to, premises liability, product liability, and construction site negligence. Attorney Morici is sincerely dedicated to helping his clients obtain the compensation they are entitled to, no matter the challenges or difficulties standing in their way. Not only is he passionate about relentlessly pursuing justice on his clients’ behalf, he is endlessly devoted to exploring all possible strategies and solutions to any concerns his clients are...
Lauren Ferrise
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 1 year experience
(312) 372-7250 100 N LaSalle St
#2005
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
DePaul College of Law
Lauren Ferrise is a Trial attorney at Kurasch & Klein. She graduated from DePaul University College of Law after earning her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri. She is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, American Bar Association, and the Illinois State Bar Association.

Lauren concentrates her practice in the areas of personal injury, slip and falls, workers’ compensation, and medical negligence. Lauren is a strong advocate on behalf of people who have been injured due to the negligence of others. She is experienced in a wide variety...
Dana Djokic
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 17 years experience
(800) 444-1525 77 W Washington St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Employment and Personal Injury
Nova Southeastern University
Dana Djokic worked in-house for AIG Staff Counsel from 2006 through 2018 handling the defense of workers' compensation claims of various complexities. She has tried many cases before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission. She changed her career focus to pursue her passion of representing injured workers in the State of Illinois. Dana has a B.A. in English with Honors from Florida Atlantic University. She obtained her J.D. from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. In 2001, Dana's article entitled "Coffee? Tea? Or a Pamphlet Detailing your Human Rights?" was published in the International Travel Law Journal (Issue Four). The...
David M. Barish
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(800) 444-1525 77 W Washington St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationChicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 36 years experience
Workers' Comp
DePaul College of Law
David M. Barish joined Katz Friedman in the fall of 2001. He covers cases that are set in Chicago, Rockford, Woodstock, Waukegan, Elgin, Wheaton, Geneva and New Lenox. He is available to meet clients at many locations in northern Illinois. David is fluent in Spanish and works with a paralegal who is also a fluent Spanish speaker. He has also represented many Polish speaking clients. During the course of his three-decade career he has practiced workers’ compensation law across the state of Illinois and has argued many cases before the Appellate Court of Illinois including Illinois Armored Car v. Industrial...
Deborah Weiss Fertel
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 35 years experience
(800) 444-1525 77 W Washington St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Deborah Weiss Fertel has been successfully representing and obtaining compensation for injured workers and other injured or disabled individuals since 1985. A large portion of her practice focuses on representing injured workers in their workers' compensation claims at the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission, Circuit Court and Illinois Appellate Court. Deborah has represented workers from across the state of Illinois, across the United States and around the world as she is one of the attorneys in our office who handles airlines claims. Deborah has successfully handled claim for other types of workers including factory workers, truck drivers, office workers, construction workers,...
Jonathan Crannell
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Naperville, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 9 years experience
(630) 995-9995 4015 Plainfield-Naperville Rd.
200
Naperville, IL 60564
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Tony S. Kalogerakos
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Lincolnwood, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 12 years experience
(847) 982-9516 7330 N Cicero Ave
Lincolnwood, IL 60712
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Animal, Construction and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
For more than a decade, Injury Lawyers of Illinois has distinguished itself as efficient, effective advocates who deliver results and superior customer service to its clients. We focus on getting quick resolutions to individuals injured in the state of Illinois. Whether you were injured in an auto accident, lost a loved one due to another person’s negligence, or were hurt on the job, Injury Lawyers of Illinois offers the attentive and experienced guidance you need to recover compensation for your damages.

Our reputation for aggressive advocacy, integrity and the relationships we’ve established serve us well when litigating cases. These relationships increase...
Christopher Norem
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 23 years experience
(312) 641-7803 221 N LaSalle St 27th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Asbestos, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Chris Norem has recovered over $100 million dollars in complex personal injury and wrongful death cases resulting from transportation disasters, construction site accidents, medical negligence, dangerous property conditions and code violations, unsafe products, and many other cases.

With undergraduate training in both biology and chemistry, Christopher Norem is unafraid to rigorously cross-examine medical experts to prove the seriousness as well as the cause of a client’s injuries in any personal injury lawsuit. His legal work has helped change the policy of a national rail system and has served as a deterrent to numerous businesses and individuals who might be tempted to...
Nicole Sommerfeld
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Chicago, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 24 years experience
(855) 529-2442 100 N LaSalle St
#1710
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Nicole Sommerfeld has focused her law practice on workers’ compensation and personal injury law ever since passing the Illinois bar exam and getting licensed in 1994, so she now has just about 25 years of experience on the job.

Nicole grew up in the Chicago area, attending Highland Park High School. She went to college at University of Wisconsin - Madison and earned her juris doctorate from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago.

When she first started practicing law it was a family affair, going to work at her father and brother’s law firm where she focused on helping...
Frederick J. Joseph III
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Illinois Workers' Compensation Lawyer

Frederick is a lawyer and partner at the Elman Law Group. The Elman Law Group, based in Chicago, handles Illinois personal injury lawsuits as well as wrongful death lawsuits. Over the last 25+ years the firm has... Read More »
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Charles N. Therman Esq.
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Illinois Workers' Compensation Attorney with 19 years experience

DePaul College of LawIllinois
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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.