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Philip A. Bareck
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Keith Sparks
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William Wombacher
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Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 40 years experience
(888) 541-2088 416 Main St, Suite 700
Peoria, IL 61602
Workers' Comp, Elder, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
University of Iowa
Bill was born and raised in Peoria, IL. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a B.A. degree in Government. He received his law degree (JD) at the University of Iowa graduating with honors. He has been practicing law in Central Illinois since his graduation and admission into the Illinois Bar. Legal ability and ethical standards ratings are published each year by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.Bill has the highest possible rating of AV. The legal ability rating is "A" which means he is rated as very high to preeminent. The "V" rating means that he embraces faithful adherence...
James Reilly
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Streator, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 40 years experience
(815) 672-8505 7 Dannys Drive
Suite 1
Streator, IL 61364
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Divorce, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
James T. Reilly has been practicing since 1979. He is an experienced trial lawyer with over fifty jury cases tried to verdict. He concentrates his practice in both civil and criminal litigation. Jury awards include medical malpractice, wrongful death, fraud prosecution and various types of personal injuries. He has defended cases in criminal courts ranging from fitness trials in murder cases to DUI’s. In addition to these, he has successfully defended persons charged with arson, aggravated battery, drug offenses and other felonies and misdemeanors.

Reilly has served as a LaSalle County Assistant Public Defender since 2000. He represents clients before the...
Harry M. Williams
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Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 37 years experience
(309) 676-7633 414 Hamilton Blvd
Peoria, IL 61602
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
Harry Williams is a trial lawyer and former insurance defense attorney who has practiced personal injury law in Peoria, Illinois, for more than 35 years. His law firm – Peoria Injury Law Center – focuses on cases involving injuries that were caused by the carelessness of another person or a company. Harry fights for the rights of people who have been injured, making sure they receive proper medical care and every financial benefit that is available to them under the law. He is well-known and well-respected in downstate Illinois and has a reputation among his clients for his bold,...
Jerry A Tuffentsamer
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Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 8 years experience
(309) 839-8049 1022 N Sheridan Rd
Peoria, IL 61606-1956
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University School of Law and Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
native of central Illinois, Attorney, Jerry A. Tuffentsamer, was raised in the local small community of Manito, Illinois. Prior to attending law school, Jerry worked for several years in the central Illinois as union construction laborer out of the Laborers’ International Union, Local 231. As a union laborer, Jerry worked several years for a local commercial concrete and masonry company.

Jerry received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Paralegal Studies/Pre-law from Southern Illinois University in 2008. Jerry then received his Juris Doctor from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 2011. While in law school, Jerry was a member of...
Dale Thomas
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Pekin, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 33 years experience
(309) 346-5297 337 Court St.
Pekin, IL 61554
Workers' Comp, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
Employment:
• Former Felony Assistant State’s Attorney, Peoria County
• Former Special Assistant to the Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington, D.C.
• Former Judicial Law Clerk, United States District Court, Western District of Texas, San Antonio Division
• Former law clerk, United Food and Commercial Workers International Union Washington, DC
• Former Vice President of United Food and Commercial Workers Union, Local 881, Oak Brook, Illinois.

School:
• Graduated 2nd out of 159 students at John Marshall Law School.
• Author: Picket Line Misconduct; Is Forfeiture of Reinstatement Rights for Purely Verbal Threats Sound?
18. J. Mar. L Rev. 445, 1985.
• Team Member, Wagner Labor Law...
Todd Strong
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Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(309) 688-5297 3100 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61603
Workers' Comp, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Valparaiso University School of Law
I am a trial lawyer born and raised in Central Illinois practicing in Plaintiff's worker's compensation and personal injury claims. I limit my practice to injured worker's and accident victims. I have practiced at all levels of arbitration and appeals up to and including the Illinois Supreme Court.
Mike McElvain
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Bloomington, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 47 years experience
(309) 828-3340 234 East Front Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Insurance Claims, Legal Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of Illinois College of Law
Mr. Terry W. Dodds
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Bloomington, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 19 years experience
(309) 829-9300 624 N. Main St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
Workers' Comp, Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
The Dodds Law Office, PC, represents Illinois personal injury, Illinois workers compensation and Illinois auto accident claimants and counsels clients in the areas of criminal and family law. Terry is a native of the Bloomington-Normal area, having attended grade school and junior high in the Unit 5 School District. His mother and father also have strong ties to the Bloomington-Normal community, both having graduated from Illinois State University. Terry's Brother, Geoff Dodds, is also a licensed attorney in Illinois, currently acting as the City Attorney for the Village of Heyworth, IL. After graduating from Clinton Community High School in 1992, Terry obtained...
Mark M Wilson
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Peru, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 23 years experience
(815) 408-6330 3808 Progress Blvd., Suite A
Peru, IL 61354
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Mr. Wilson began his legal career in 1996 practicing in Peoria County before relocating to LaSalle County in 2003. In his career, he has successfully tried numerous cases involving motor vehicle accidents, construction accidents, employment disputes, and premises liability. Additionally, he has extensive Appellate Court experience having successfully handled numerous appeals particularly in the area of workers’ compensation. In 2004, he obtained the second largest personal injury jury verdict in Marshall County history at the time. In 2017, he negotiated the largest settlement ever obtained for a workers’ compensation claim with the Chicago Public School District. ...
Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(800) 986-6080 456 Fulton St
#425
Peoria, IL 61602
Workers' Comp, Criminal, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Drake University
Peru, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(815) 224-4700 1200 38th St
Peru, IL 61354
Workers' Comp, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Personal Injury
Bloomington, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(309) 827-4371 2011 Fox Creek Rd
Bloomington, IL 61701
Workers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(309) 691-7263 9121 N Industrial Rd
Peoria, IL 61615
Workers' Comp, Estate Planning, Insurance Defense and Real Estate
Bloomington, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(309) 827-4371 2011 Fox Creek Rd
Bloomington, IL 61701
Workers' Comp
Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
411 Hamilton Blvd
Peoria, IL 61602
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
Peru, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(815) 224-2030 1611 5th St
Peru, IL 61354
Workers' Comp, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Peru, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(815) 224-8157 3815 Progress Blvd
Peru, IL 61354
Workers' Comp and Bankruptcy
Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(309) 676-1818 415 NE Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
Workers' Comp
Oglesby, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(815) 883-4102 170 E Walnut St
Oglesby, IL 61348
Workers' Comp, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Metamora, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(309) 383-4034 418 Old Germantown Rd
Metamora, IL 61548
Workers' Comp, Bankruptcy, Business and Personal Injury
Bloomington, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney
(217) 429-3030 201 W Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
Workers' Comp, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Bloomington, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(309) 828-8002 2011 Fox Creek Rd
Bloomington, IL 61701
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(309) 674-4878 124 SW Adams St
Peoria, IL 61602
Workers' Comp, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Peoria, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(309) 673-5144 4242 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61614
Workers' Comp and Personal Injury
Bloomington, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(309) 829-5700 237 E Front St
Bloomington, IL 61701
Workers' Comp
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 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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Aurora, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 15 years experience
(866) 891-9211 4234 Meridian Parkway
Suite 134
Aurora, IL 60504
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 J. Malm
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(630) 527-4177 1730 Park St
#201
Naperville, IL 60563
Free ConsultationNaperville, 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...
Christopher Lawrence Panio
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Homewood, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 14 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...
James W. Ackerman
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(888) 899-1977 2601 S 5th St
Springfield, IL 62703
Free ConsultationSpringfield, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 33 years experience
Workers' Comp, Business, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Valparaiso University School of Law
Following in his father’s footsteps as a legal advocate, Springfield personal injury lawyer James Ackerman established his practice in 1989.

Our approach to the law and to meeting our clients' needs comes from Jim Ackerman's belief that clients are best served when they are fully informed and engaged in every aspect of their case. Jim is a former prosecutor who handles injury claims and who coaches other attorneys on the finer points of case preparation, taking a case to trial, and the art of handling juries. Jim brings years of legal and courtroom experience to bear on every case.

Jim Ackerman...
Jared B Staver
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Joliet, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 19 years experience
(815) 726-4405 81 N Chicago St
Ste 400
Joliet, IL 60432-4395
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 ...
Jonathan Thomas Nessler
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Lincoln, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 12 years experience
(800) 727-8010 202 S. Chicago St.
Lincoln, IL 62656
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...
James Spiros
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(815) 929-9292 1230 W Court St
Kankakee, 60901
Free ConsultationWorkers' 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.
Vincent Anthony Incopero
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Elmhurst, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 5 years experience
(630) 299-7600 381 N York Streetorth
Suite 18
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Real Estate
The John Marshall Law School
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 matches the clients passion and strategic objectives. REAL Law Group, P.C. believes that a real estate transaction, whether it is your first home or commercial property, requires a team approach that emphasizes technical legal skills and communication. REAL Law Group, P.C. has extensive experience advising home buyers and sellers, real estate developers, brokers, investors, lenders and condominium associations in all facets of their real estate and business needs. REAL Law Group,...
Michael J. Brennan
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Orland Park, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer with 34 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...
Alison Kimble
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Champaign, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 1 year experience
(217) 443-4343 317 E. University
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp and Personal Injury
Michigan State University
Alison Kimble joined the Spiros Law team in 2018 after graduating from Michigan State University College of Law. While in law school, she earned a concentration in trial practice from the school's nationally recognized Geoffrey Fieger Trial Practice Institute. Alison is now eager to start her career serving clients in the area of personal injury and she looks forward to providing justice and compassion for her clients. Her practice focuses on Motor Vehicle Accidents, Workers' Compensation, and other personal injury matters.

When not in the office, Alison enjoys reading, attending sporting events, and spending time with her family.
Patricia L. M. Gifford
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Champaign, IL Workers' Compensation Attorney with 13 years experience
(217) 328-2828 317 E. University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationWorkers' 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...
Sandra Loeb
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(815) 929-9292 1230 W Court St
Kankakee, 60901
Free ConsultationWorkers' 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.
William Patrick Schmitz Jr.
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Kankakee, IL Workers' Compensation Lawyer
(815) 929-9292 1230 W Court St
Kankakee, IL 60901
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
William P. Schmitz joined Spiros Law in 2016. His practice focuses on workers’ compensation and personal injury matters. He handles an array of cases including those arising from work accidents, automobile collisions, premises liability, and product liability. A loyal advocate, he values his clients and aggressively fights for their interests at every stage of litigation. In addition, he advises his clients to help them navigate peripheral issues associated with their claims. Bill is a proud member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association. Bill is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law. He earned his B.A....
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....
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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.