Case Results

  • $3,075,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after a negligently fastened guard rail crushed his legs causing severe leg injuries requiring implementation of a spinal cord stimulator.
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  • $1,000,000

    Personal Injury

    $1,000,000 policy limits settlement for a truck driver who was cut off on Interstate 80 and underwent surgeries on his right shoulder and back.
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  • $1,000,000

    Personal Injury

    $1,000,000 policy limits settlement for a truck driver who was struck by an errant tire from another truck and underwent a two level cervical fusion.
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  • $1,000,000

    Personal Injury

    $1,000,000 policy limits settlement for an IDOT employee who was hit head-on by an intoxicated truck driver and sustained multiple orthopedic injuries.

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  • $900,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 21 bricklayer after three shoulder arthroscopies and permanent restrictions.
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  • $625,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a non union truck driver after a rear end accident and a two level cervical fusion.
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  • $616,000

    Workers' Compensation

    $616,000 total workers' compensation settlement for a Local 705 freight driver who underwent a three level cervical fusion.

    This was comprised of $400,000 in a lump sum and $216,000 in a self-administered MSA.

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  • $500,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 241 CTA bus driver hit by a truck causing her to undergo shoulder and cervical spine surgeries.
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  • $450,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after a third party employer improperly welded a ladder that broke causing our client to fall. Plaintiff underwent a one level lumbar fusion.
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  • $448,141.20

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Local 786 truck driver after undergoing a one level lumbar fusion. This was comprised of $185,000 in a lump sum and $263,141.20 paid in installments over ten years.

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  • $413,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Local 134 electrician after a severe closed head injury. This was comprised of a $275,000 lump sum and a $138,000 self directed future medical set aside.

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  • $375,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a plane mechanic after sustaining severe back and hand injuries.
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  • $375,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union Hispanic cement truck driver after undergoing multiple knee arthroscopies and replacements.
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  • $345,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Local 703 truck driver after two replacements on the same knee. This was comprised of a $255,000 lump sum and $95,000 self directed future medical set aside.
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  • $340,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Local 703 truck driver after shoulder and back surgeries. This was comprised of a $240,000 lump sum and a $100,000 self directed future medical set aside.
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  • $331,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union construction worker after a shoulder arthroscopy and partial replacement.
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  • $330,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 703 truck driver after a severe hand injury and the development of RSD.
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  • $329,500

    Workers' Compensation

    $329,000 lump sum settlement for a truck driver who injured his back, underwent no surgery, and did not return to truck driving.

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  • $325,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after two left knee arthroscopies and a right total knee replacement.
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  • $322,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Local 744 bottle machine operator after two knee arthroscopies. This was comprised of a $222,500 lump sum and a $100,000 self directed future medical set aside.
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  • $305,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a laborer who injured his back and underwent a two level lumbar fusion.
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  • $300,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a brick layer who fell off a ladder. Petitioner underwent a two level cervical fusion and did not return to his previous occupation. Petitioner's first attorney told him his claim was worth $60,000
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  • $300,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a truck driver who underwent multiple lumbar spine surgeries.
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  • $300,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 705 laborer who was rear ended and sustained multiple cervical herniated discs and a shoulder injury that required arthroscopy. Plaintiff underwent no cervical surgery.
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  • $300,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a village employee who underwent a knee arthroscopy after a fall on defective stairs.

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  • $300,000

    Dog Attack

    $300,000 personal injury settlement for a local 18007 gas mechanic who was chased by a guard dog and injured his knee.

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  • $300,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed lump sum death settlement for a youth services employee who died following a disputed altercation with a youth inside her building. There was no offer prior to our representation.
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  • $300,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a window washer after undergoing multiple right knee joint arthroscopies followed by an overcompensation arthrosocpy to the left knee joint.
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  • $300,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union carpenter after multiple knee arthroscopies followed by two knee replacements.
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  • $296,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement after a successful trial for a Local 705 package car driver who injured his left knee. Petitioner had a prior history of knee surgery to the same knee. His claim was denied after an IME. Matthew J. Leonard tried and won this case before the First District Appellate Court at the age of 31.
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  • $295,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 703 forklift operator who under two shoulder arthroscopies with a recommendation for a third arthroscopy.

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  • $295,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 150 operating engineer after undergoing a labral repair to his shoulder followed by a recommendation for a second repair.
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  • $290,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who underwent a partial knee replacement with permanent restrictions.
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  • $286,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after undergoing bilateral arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs. This was comprised of $250,000 in a lump sum and a $36,000 Medicare set aside to cover future medical bills.
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  • $285,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Truck driver who underwent multiple back surgeries
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  • $285,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 786 truck driver after bilateral rotator cuff repairs and continued neuropathy.
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  • $280,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a truck driver who underwent a one level cervical fusion with permanent restrictions.
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  • $280,000

    Workers' Compensation

    For a Delivery Driver

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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who underwent a one level lumbar microdiscectomy and was discharged with permanent restrictions.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 786 cement truck driver who underwent a one level lumbar fusion.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who underwent a two level lumbar fusion with permanent restrictions.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 public works employee after undergoing multiple knee arthroscopies and a total knee replacement.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after undergoing a two level lumbar fusion.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 fuel truck driver after undergoing a two level cervical fusion with revision surgery and a right shoulder arthroscopic surgery with restricted release.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 fuel truck driver after undergoing a one level lumbar fusion and a two level cervical fusion.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 701 mechanic after two shoulder arthroscopies.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 241 bus driver after a one level lumbar fusion and an arthroscopy of the right knee.
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  • $275,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after multiple shoulder surgeries. This was comprised of a $235,000 lump sum and a $40,000 self directed future medical set aside.
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  • $263,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who underwent a right shoulder spur removal and also sustained a cervical spine soft tissue injury.
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  • $262,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 786 truck driver after multiple knee surgeries.
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  • $250,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a laborer who fell off a scaffold and fractured his foot and sustained soft tissue injuries to his lumbar spine. Petitioner underwent no surgery and was released from his doctor with permanent restrictions.
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  • $250,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 786 ready mix driver after undergoing a two level lumbar laminectomy followed by a one level revision laminectomy and permanent restriction discharge from his surgeon.
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  • $250,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a 70 year old non union laborer ten years after the case proceed to trial and the arbitrator awarded wage differential benefits pursuant to Section 8(d)(1). In total Petitioner was paid more than $370,000 in Section 8(d)(1) wage differential benefits.
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  • $250,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 mover after a shoulder, ACL and lumbar surgery.
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  • $250,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union construction worker after a two level instrumented cervical fusion.
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  • $250,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union carpenter after a two level instrumented lumbar fusion.

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  • $250,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after multiple back surgeries.
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  • $250,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury policy limits settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after a one level lumbar instrumented fusion. This was the policy limit of the negligent driver.
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  • $245,000

    Workers' Compensation

    $245,000 lump sum workers' compensation settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who underwent a shoulder arthroscopy and was discharged with permanent restrictions preventing her return to package car work. Petitioner sustained a loss of earning capacity.

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  • $245,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Hispanic machine operator who injured her back due to repetitive work activities. Petitioner did not return to her previous occupation as a machine operator.
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  • $245,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 710 beverage truck driver after undergoing a one level lumbar discectomy.
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  • $245,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 701 car mechanic after undergoing a two level lumbar fusion and restricted release.
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  • $245,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 744 product driver after a microfracture surgery to his knee. His first attorney advised him he did not have a six figure case.
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  • $245,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union Polish laborer after a back injury and no surgery. Petitioner's first attorney recommended a $15,000 settlement.
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  • $242,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after surgeries to his back, foot and knee.
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  • $242,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed lump sum settlement after a successful trial for a Local 703 truck driver after back surgery.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 673 garbage truck driver who injured his finger and underwent multiple surgeries with permanent restrictions.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after undergoing a two level cervical fusion with restricted release
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 mover after sustaining a herniated disc in his lumbar spine and undergoing no surgery.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after undergoing bilateral knee arthroscopies. Respondent hid an unfavorable IME on this case from Petitioner's counsel that was discovered via subpoena.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 241 bus driver after a one level laminectomy.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 13 carpenter after a severe hand injury.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 134 electrician after back surgery.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 744 product driver after a recommendation for shoulder replacement. Petitioner underwent no surgery.
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  • $240,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after an aggravation of pre-existing scoliosis. Petitioner underwent no surgery.
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  • $236,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a laborer who fell off a ladder and sustained bilateral calcaneal fractures requiring fixation and permanent restrictions. This was comprised of $200,000 in a lump sum and a Medicare Set Aside for future medical bills of $36,000. At the time of his accident Petitioner was earning $13.00 per hour.
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  • $235,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 710 beverage truck driver after undergoing a two level microdiscectomy with restricted release.
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  • $235,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union plumber after an internal knee fracture and surgery.
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  • $230,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 731 Hispanic gargage hauler after undergoing on a one level cervical fusion.
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  • $230,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 731 garbage truck driver after underoing a cervical fusion.
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  • $227,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 731 garbage truck driver after a shoulder surgery and a recommendation for a second shoulder procedure.

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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after sustaining an aggravation to back while lifting a heavy object. Petitioner underwent no surgery.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after sustaining an aggravation to his pre-existing cervical spine pathology and undergoing no surgery.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after fracturing his wrist and suffering a TFCC tear in the process with a restricted release.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after undergoing a three level laminectomy with restricted release.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after undergoing a one level cervical fusion with a recommendation for a lumbar spine and right shoulder surgery.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union sheet metal worker after undergoing three surgeries to his bicep tendon with restricted release. Petitioner's first attorney secured an offer of only $80,000.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 warehouse laborer after undergoing multiple hand surgeries and permanent restriction discharge.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after the successful filing of a 19(h) petition when Petitioner's condition worsened.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement after a successful trial for a non union tow truck driver with internal cognitive injuries.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement after a successful trial for a non union tow truck driver with internal cognitive injuries.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 597 pipe fitter after three shoulder arthroscopies.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after a one level instrumented lumbar fusion.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 village laborer after back surgery.

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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after a closed head injury.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a clothing store manager who underwent three shoulder arthroscopies and was discharged from her treating surgeon with permanent restrictions.
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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Personal injury settlement for a pest control employee who fell inside a restaurant while servicing the restaurant. Plaintiff underwent two knee arthroscopies to address meniscal tearing.
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  • $225,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a non union Hispanic truck driver after a roll of plastic wrap fell onto him inside a third parties warehouse requiring Plaintiff to undergo an arthroscopic labral repair.

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  • $225,000

    Workers' Compensation

    $225,000
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  • $217,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a 50 year old furniture laborer after undergoing a two level cervical fusion and two right shoulder arthroscopies.
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  • $215,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 710 beverage truck driver after undergoing a right shoulder rotator cuff repair and two left shoulder rotator cuff repairs.
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  • $215,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union 32 year old Hispanic construction worker after a two level lumbar fusion.
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  • $215,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after sustaining lumbar spine injuries and undergoing no surgery.
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  • $215,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 701 mechanic after a right shoulder arthroscopy and a recommendation for a left shoulder arthroscopy following an overcompensation injury to the left shoulder.
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  • $215,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after rotator cuff surgery.
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  • $215,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 73 sheet metal worker after shoulder surgery and a recommendation for a shoulder replacement.
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  • $212,000

    Workers' Compensation

    $212,000 lump sum workers' compensation settlement for a security guard who underwent a distal bicep tendon surgery and developed TTP, a blood infection.

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  • $206,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 744 forklift driver after a right shoulder arthroscopy followed by a partial replacement.
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  • $205,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after multiple back surgeries.
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  • $205,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 786 ready mix driver after multiple shoulder surgeries.
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  • $203,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after multiple shoulder surgeries.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 786 cement truck driver after fracturing his right foot. The fracture was complicated by a pre-existing diabetic condition.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 710 bottle machine operator after undergoing a two level lumbar fusion with permanent restrictions. The employer paid nearly three years of wage differential benefits of $250.66 per week prior to lumping out this settlement.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a truck driver after undergoing a one level cervical fusion.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 54 carpenter after undergoing ACL surgery and a restricted release.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after undergoing a cervical spine and knee surgery.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 705 package car driver who sustained soft tissue cervical and lumbar injuries. LLG obtained all Petitioners disputed back pay when his first attorney could not.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 fuel truck driver after bilateral rotator cuff tears and surgery on one shoulder.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after two right shoulder arthroscopies and recommendation for a left shoulder arthroscopy.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union construction worker after multiple back surgeries.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a severe ankle fracture with hardware.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a 62-year-old Local 705 truck driver who underwent arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and was discharged from his treating physician with permanent restrictions that his employer could not accommodate.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Personal injury settlement for a State of Illinois employee who was involved in an auto accident resulting in a fractured nondominant wrist requiring hardware placement and fixation. This was comprised of the $100,000 policy limits of the defendant driver and $100,000 of plaintiff's underinsured insurance.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a Bridgeview police office hit while driving his squad car. Petitioner underwent a one level cervical fusion. Petitioner recovered the $50,000 policy of the defendant driver, a high five figure workers compensation settlement and $100,000 policy limit of the Villages of UIM policy.

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  • $200,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a non union truck driver who fell into an unmarked hole in the ground during a delivery to a third party warehouse sustaining a massive rotator cuff tear requiring surgery. Plaintiff returned to work full duty after surgery.
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  • $200,000

    Workers' Compensation

    For a Bus Operator

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  • $195,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union Hispanic laborer after a one level lumbar microdiscectomy with permanent restrictions.
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  • $195,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 744 product driver after an elbow surgery and recommendation for a second procedure.
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  • $195,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after shoulder surgeries.
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  • $195,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 134 electrician after multiple shoulder surgeries.
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  • $195,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a back surgery.
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  • $192,200

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a truck driver who underwent lateral epicondylitis surgery and was released from his treating surgeon with permanent restrictions that his employer could not accommodate.
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  • $191,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after back and hip injuries.
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  • $190,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 744 beverage driver after a knee surgery with permanent restrictions.
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  • $190,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 701 mechanic after a herniated disc and no surgery.
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  • $190,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union fuel truck driver after multiple surgeries to his left forearm and shoulder.
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  • $187,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Tollway Authority worker who sustained PTSD after nearly being killed while cleaning up an accident on the highway.
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  • $185,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after disputed hip and back injuries.
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  • $185,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Sun-Times pressman after back surgeries
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  • $185,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after bilateral plantar fasciitis.
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  • $185,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a 28-year-old laborer who underwent a one level lumbar spine fusion and knee arthroscopy. On the date he was injured Petitioner was a minimum wage employee.
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  • $180,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package sorter who underwent a right shoulder arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and was discharged from her surgeon with permanent restrictions.
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  • $180,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 warehouse worker who sustained a soft tissue injury to his lumbar spine. Petitioner underwent no surgery.
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  • $180,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non-union plumber after rotator cuff repair and restricted release.
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  • $180,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 673 garbage man after a nondominant left elbow ulnar nerve transposition surgery.
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  • $180,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 731 garbage man after undergoing a non dominant left elbow ulnar nerve transposition surgery.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a 60-year-old Local 710 dock worker after undergoing an L2-L5 laminectomy and L4-L5 fusion.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed settlement for a non union deli worker after a back surgery.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement after a successful trial for a Local 705 truck driver after a back surgery.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 2 elevator mechanic after knee and back surgeries.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after a crush injury to his right arm.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 village laborer after multiple knee surgeries.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after a severe ankle fracture.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 1 ironworker after neck and back injuries and no surgeries.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed settlement after a successful trial for a non union truck driver after a back surgery.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after shoulder surgery.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 laborer after a back surgery.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 134 electrician after a back surgery.
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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Workers compensation settlement for a fuel truck driver who underwent a knee scope and a total hip replacement.

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  • $175,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum workers' compensation settlement for a police officer who was struck by an errant vehicle while performing crowd control. Petitioner developed

    CRPS type II in his left elbow and was discharged with permanent restrictions preventing her return to package car work. Petitioner sustained a loss of earning capacity.

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  • $174,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total lump sum settlement for a Hispanic janitor after undergoing a one level lumbar fusion, followed by a second surgical procedure to remove the retained hardware. This was comprised of $130,000 in a lump sum and a lump sum future medical set aside of $44,000.
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  • $170,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 warehouse laborer after injuring his lumbar spine resulting in a large herniated disc with no surgery and restricted release.
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  • $170,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Total settlement for a restaurant hostess after crushing her left index finger and developing CRS syndrome. This settlement was comprised of $90,000 in a lump sum and $80,000 payable over the next ten years. Petitioner was earning $8.00 per hour on the accident date.
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  • $170,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non-union laborer after multiple knee surgeries.

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  • $166,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a truck driver after undergoing a one level lumbar discectomy followed by implementation of a spinal cord stimulator. Petitioner suffered no loss of trade or earning capapcity as a result of this injury.
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  • $165,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a railyard worker after undergoing cervical and lumbar fusions with a restricted release.
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  • $165,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer with an un-operated herniated disc.
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  • $165,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non-union truck driver after a one level lumbar fusion.

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  • $165,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a grandmother who slipped and fell outside the entrance of a national electronic store and suffered a proximal impacted humerous fracture.
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  • $165,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a sales executive who underwent a one level fusion and returned to full duty work

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  • $162,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 18007 gas mechanic after undergoing bilateral shoulder surgeries and disputed elbow surgeries. The employer had permanent light duty work for this client.
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  • $162,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement after a successful trial for a Local 701 truck mechanic after epicondylitis surgery. Petitioner worked for his employer for twenty days prior to his injury.
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  • $160,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union construction worker after a severe hand injury.
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  • $158,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after back surgery. Offer of $33,072.75 to prior attorney.
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  • $152,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 582 laborer who underwent a right shoulder rotator cuff repair with permanent restrictions and kept his job. Petitioners first attorney recommended a $46,915 settlement.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non-union 62-year-old seamstress after bilateral cubital tunnel and bilateral carpal tunnel surgeries.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after bilateral shoulder and thumb surgeries. Petitioner returned to full duty work.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 73 sheet metal worker after a shoulder surgery and soft tissue cervical spine injury.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after undergoing disputed hand surgeries. Workers compensation denied all issues of this case.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed lump sum settlement for a Local package car driver after a left total knee replacement.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 village laborer after a back surgery.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after a lumbar fusion.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after a cervical fusion.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after a severe hand amputation.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after an elbow surgery.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a left total knee replacement.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 786 ready mix driver after a lumbar fusion.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after arthroscopic shoulder surgery.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a union package car driver who underwent bilateral great toe fusions and was released with permanent restrictions his employer disputed.
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  • $150,000

    Personal Injury

    Disputed personal injury settlement for a Hispanic female who was rear-ended and underwent a one level cervical fusion. Plaintiff had no history of being rear-ended to her doctors and a 12 month gap in treatment.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after a shoulder surgery.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after a total knee replacement.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non-union carpenter after undergoing a one level lumbar discectomy followed by a one level lumbar fusion.
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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation Penalties

    $150,000 lump sum workers' compensation settlement after a successful trial for a bus mechanic who was injured after he tripped over a bus jack. The employer denied his claim.

    Matt Leonard won the claim at trial with penalties and fees awarded for a bad faith denial of the claim.

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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    $150,000 lump sum workers' compensation settlement for an airline baggage handler who underwent a one level lumbar fusion and was discharged with permanent restrictions preventing her return to package car work. Petitioner sustained a loss of earning capacity.

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  • $150,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 1 carpenter after injuring his bilateral hands and bilateral elbows due to repetitive carpentry work. Petitioners claim was denied when he hired Matthew J. Leonard.
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  • $148,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 18007 gas worker after surgeries to his back, right shoulder, right hand and right elbow. Petitioner returned to light duty work for his employer.
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  • $145,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after two cervical fusions.
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  • $145,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Gas worker who under a shoulder surgery and one level cervical fusion with full duty return to work

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  • $145,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Settlement for a Janitor.
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  • $143,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury case
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  • $140,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who sustained soft tissue injuries to his lumbar spine.
    Read moreless
  • $140,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 18007 mechanic after undergoing a one level lumbar fusion with a full duty return to work.
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  • $140,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who sustained an aggravation to his arthritis in his knee joint as a result of repetitive work activities. The employer denied this claim when it was filed.
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  • $140,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 705 package car driver after aggravating a pre-existing lumbar herniated disc.
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  • $140,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 1 ironworker after a one level lumbar fusion with restrictions that his employer could accommodate followed by a re-aggravation while on light duty and no additional treatment.
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  • $140,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after shoulder surgery and restricted release from his surgeon.
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  • $137,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union filter manufacturer employee after sustaining repetitive hand and elbow injuries.

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  • $137,500

    Workers' Compensation

    Personal injury settlement for a brick layer who was rear ended while a passenger in a friends vehicle necessitating arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. No suit was filed.
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  • $135,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a bricklayer who injured his left shoulder, underwent arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and was discharged from his treating physician with permanent restrictions.
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  • $135,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a female truck driver who underwent a shoulder surgery.
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  • $135,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Workers Compensation
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  • $135,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a laborer who fell off a scissor lift and sustained bilateral meniscal tears as well as an injury to his lumbar spine which required a two level fusion.
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  • $135,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union laborer after a one level cervical fusion.
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  • $135,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a two level cervical fusion.
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  • $135,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after surgeries to both shoulders.
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  • $134,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 village laborer after a lumbar surgery and full duty release with resignation.
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  • $130,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for an office worker who sustained repetitive injuries to her bilateral wrists and bilateral elbows.
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  • $130,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Personal injury settlement for a railyard employee who sustained a rotator cuff tear when her vehicle was struck in the yard by another vehicle.

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  • $130,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for an insurance adjuster after undergoing bilateral hand and bilateral elbow surgeries.
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  • $130,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a part time non union dock worker after undergoing disputed knee, back and shoulder surgeries.
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  • $130,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 mover after a one level cervical fusion.
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  • $129,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 18007 gas mechanic who underwent bilateral carpal tunnel and elbow surgeries.
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  • $127,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a right shoulder rotator cuff repair.
    Read moreless
  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for an airline employee who was injured in a rough landing and underwent a two level cervical fusion with a revision fusion.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package handler who sustained a soft tissue lumbar spine injury. Petitioner underwent no surgery.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union emergency medical technician after a one level lumbar fusion.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 union package car driver and a shoulder arthroscopy and cervical surgery. Respondent's doctor opined Petitioner could work full duty.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 13 carpenter after two shoulder arthroscopies. Petitioner then re-joined his union.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 744 beverage driver after a knee surgery and invalid FCE.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver after a cervical fusion with questionable causation.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union hospital nurse after a surgically repaired rotator cuff and full duty release.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 13 carpenter after a one level lumbar fusion and full duty release.
    Read moreless
  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a right shoulder arthroscopy.
    Read moreless
  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after a two level cervical fusion.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 18007 gas mechanic who underwent bilateral carpal tunnel and bilateral cubital tunnel surgeries.
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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    $125,000 workers compensation settlement for a bank employee who injured his knee.

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  • $125,000

    Workers' Compensation

    For a Bank Security Guard
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  • $122,500

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 13 carpenter struck on the shoulder by the forks of another subcontractors forklift while on a construction site. Plaintiff fractured his clavicle and underwent no surgery.
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  • $122,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union restaurant worker after two lumbar spine surgeries.
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  • $121,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union truck driver with an un-operated lumbar herniated disc.
    Read moreless
  • $120,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 703 truck driver after undergoing a two level cervical fusion with full duty release.
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  • $120,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a 72-year-old non-union truck driver after career-ending soft tissue cervical spine injuries.
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  • $120,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a right shoulder distal clavicle excision.
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  • $120,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Hispanic restaurant worker after a lumbar spine injury and no surgery. Petitioner's first attorney recommended a $15,000 settlement.
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  • $120,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a CTA bus driver who underwent a one level lumbar fusion.
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  • $119,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after undergoing a rotator cuff repair and carpal tunnel release.
    Read moreless
  • $115,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after undergoing bilateral shoulder arthroscopies and a full duty release from his surgeon.
    Read moreless
  • $115,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 726 employee after foot surgery and restrictions the employer could accommodate.
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  • $115,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 18007 gas worker after undergoing bilateral hand and bilateral elbow surgeries.
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  • $113,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union store clerk after a wrist surgery and foot fracture.
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  • $112,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after a wrist surgery and full duty release.
    Read moreless
  • $112,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 18007 gas worker after surgeries to both hands and both elbows. Petitioner returned to full duty work for his employer.
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  • $111,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a gardening department employee after twisting her knee. Petitioner underwent a knee arthroscopy and had a disputed diagnosis of CRPS. Petitioner was earning minimum wage at the time of her accident and was a part time employee.
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  • $111,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a non union hotel worker after sustaining soft tissue injuries to her neck, back, knee and shoulder.
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  • $110,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 rail yard worker after a microfracture surgery and recommendation for a second knee surgery.
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  • $110,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 package car driver after an MRI showed a non-surgical protruded disc.
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  • $110,000

    Workers' Compensation

    $110,000 lump sum workers' compensation settlement for a Local 18007 gas mechanic who injured his groin and elbow. Petitioner was released to permanent light duty and his employer continues to accommodate his permanent restrictions at the same pay rate.

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  • $106,000

    Personal Injury

    Jury verdict for a woman rear ended at a stop light who aggravated a pre-existing back condition. The offer prior to trial was $6,000.
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  • $105,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a mechanic tech after undergoing a one level lumbar spine mircodiscectomy.
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  • $105,000

    Workers' Compensation

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  • $105,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Settlement for a laborer who injured his shoulder and underwent two shoulder surgeries.
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  • $102,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a local 11 roofer after sustaining soft tissue lumbar spine injuries.
    Read moreless
  • $101,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 part time sorter after undergoing a one level cervical fusion.
    Read moreless
  • $101,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a village laborer who underwent bilateral shoulder surgeries.
    Read moreless
  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 705 truck driver who fell at a third party premises while picking up an empty trailer and sustained a torn rotator cuff requiring surgery.
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  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 705 package car driver who fell while making a delivery. Petitioner underwent a knee arthroscopy and fractured a bone in her hand. She returned to work full duty. No suit was filed.
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  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Policy limits personal injury settlement for a Local 705 truck driver who was rear ended in his private vehicle and sustained a labral tear requiring arthroscopic repair.
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  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for an IDOT employee who injured his left wrist and left hand while starting a weed cutting device and underwent hand and elbow surgery.
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  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 21 prem tech after undergoing a right sided cubital tunnel surgery.
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  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a 65 year old Local 726 highway maintainer after undergoing two shoulder arthroscopies.
    Read moreless
  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after knee arthroscopy and disputed groin, shoulder and lumbar spine injuries.
    Read moreless
  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Disputed lump sum settlement for a Local 786 ready mix driver after undergoing a disputed lumbar spine surgery.
    Read moreless
  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    Lump sum settlement for a Local 705 truck driver after a shoulder arthroscopy and questionable restricted release from his surgeon.
    Read moreless
  • $100,000

    Personal Injury

    Policy limit personal injury settlement for a Local 705 truck driver who was rear ended at a stop light and sustained larbal tear requiring surgery.
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  • $100,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury policy limits settlement for a Bridgeview police officer after being struck by a negligent driver. This was paid as the $50,000 policy limit from the defendants policy and $50,000 in underinsured coverage from the Village of Bridgeview.
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  • $100,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury policy limits settlement for a Hispanic mother rear-ended at a stop sign requiring her to undergo a right shoulder arthroscopic rotator cuff repair.
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  • $100,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Hispanic father rear-ended at a stop light who sustained a herniated disc. This was the policy limit with no underinsured coverage available.
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  • $100,000

    Workers' Compensation

    For a Traveling Nurse
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  • $88,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Burbank Man who was attacked on his own property by his neighbors pit bull. The puncture wounds resulted in a MRSA infection and three day in patient hospitalization stay.
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  • $85,000

    Personal Injury

    Highly disputed personal injury settlement for a Local 786 off road dump truck driver who was struck by an employee truck driver of the general contractor on the worksite.
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  • $75,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a Local 705 truck driver who was struck in the head by falling boxes while making a delivery on a third party premises. Plaintiff sustained an aggravation of an arthritic condition in his neck.
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  • $70,000

    Personal Injury

    Personal injury settlement for a dental secretary who slipped while inside a bar on a substance that was leaking from the bars garbage can. Plaintiff underwent a menisectomy to her knee.
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