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Workers Comp Attorney - Chicago, IL - Hybrid

Posted Nov 11
Full Time
Chicago, Illinois

Seeking an experienced Workers Comp Defense Attorney to join our mid-size firm in Chicago. As a Workers' Comp Defense Attorney you will be responsible for providing legal representation and counsel to companies defending workers' compensation claims. You will play a critical role in defending against the complex legal procedures and process. This is an excellent opportunity to join a great law firm and make a meaningful impact for the companies we represent.

Location : Chicago, IL (Hybrid)


  • Handle a caseload of workers' compensation cases from inception to resolution.
  • Conduct thorough investigations to gather relevant evidence, including medical records, witness statements, and accident reports.
  • Analyze and evaluate the merits of each case, identifying potential legal strategies and arguments.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance to clients regarding their rights and benefits under workers' compensation laws.
  • Engage in negotiations with opposing counsel, and other parties to seek favorable settlements.
  • Prepare and represent clients in administrative hearings and court proceedings.


  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active membership in the Illinois State Bar Association or eligibility for reciprocity.
  • Minimum 3+ yrs. experience practicing workers' compensation law.
  • Strong knowledge of workers' compensation laws, regulations, and procedures.
  • Excellent analytical, research, and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication abilities.
  • Strong negotiation and advocacy skills.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and time management abilities.

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