Attorney Assistant: Nydia Arellano
NOTABLE CASE RESULTS
Daniel J. Biederman, Sr. is a tenacious advocate for his clients in the courtroom and at the negotiation table. Throughout his career, he has recovered over $39,000,000 in verdicts and settlements for people injured by the negligence of others.
Most notably, Dan secured a $4,750,000 settlement for parents who tragically lost three children in a house fire in the Austin Neighborhood. Dan also secured an $8,000,000 settlement for a young man who lost his mother and younger brother in a high-rise fire.
Integral to his success is Dan’s ability to tell the story of his clients in an empathetic and compelling manner. Importantly, he is adept at utilizing court room technology to simplify and explain difficult and complex concepts to juries and judges.
COURTS ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
Dan has been licensed to practice law since 1986 and has trial experience in both State and Federal courts throughout Illinois. He is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois, Federal Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the United States Supreme Court. Dan is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.
EDUCATION & HOBBIES
Dan earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from DePaul University in 1979, a Master in Economics Degree, also from DePaul, in 1981, and a Juris Doctorate Degree from The John Marshall Law School in 1986.
A resident of Lakeview, Chicago, IL, Dan enjoys spending time outside of the office with his four children and three granddaughters, going to Cubs games, and supporting charities including the ALS Association.