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How To Prove You Are An Odd Lot Permanent Total

We are Chicago work comp attorneys who help with cases all throughout Illinois via our state wide network of experienced attorneys. If you want to speak with us for free, fill out our contact form or call us at (312) 346-5578 any time. You may have heard the phrase permanent total disability.  That’s when you … Continue Reading

IL Work Comp – Falls On The Job

We are honest, experienced Chicago attorneys who help with work comp cases all over Illinois.  We care about our clients and would be happy to offer you a free consultation.  Call us any time at 312-346-5578. One of the most common Illinois workers’ compensation questions we get is, “Do I have a case?”  The answer … Continue Reading

Long and Short Term Disability And IL Work Comp

An injured worker called our office after a serious injury to her neck.  She was freaking out a bit because her employer hadn’t turned in the accident to their insurance carrier.  She was also worried because the employer doesn’t offer short or long term disability (“STD”, “LTD”) and she doesn’t have medical insurance.  So basically … Continue Reading

The Biggest Factor To Win Your Work Comp Trial

Most Illinois workers’ compensation cases don’t go to trial.  They usually settle well before that is a possibility and in some cases they settle right before the case is going to go to hearing. While this is usual for 90%+ of cases, some do go to arbitration.  That happens because there is a real disagreement … Continue Reading

Top Reasons Workers Get Hurt In Illinois

Over the 23 years I’ve been a workers comp attorney in Chicago, I’ve heard some crazy stories of people getting injured on the job.  One person fell on a wet bathroom floor thanks to a co-worker who had clogged the toilet and kept flushing it to make their mistake go away.  Another was making a … Continue Reading

What Are COVID Work Comp Cases Worth In Illinois?

I talk all of the time about how Illinois workers compensation laws change constantly.  Nothing can demonstrate that better than the fact that Coronavirus cases didn’t even exist until a few months ago.  Now they are the most common call we get. With our partners throughout the State, we have been filing cases for COVID … Continue Reading
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