Katz Friedman Eisenstein Johnson Bareck Bertuca

Chicago Workers’ Compensation And Personal Injury Lawyers

Serving U.S. and select U.K. clients in person and virtually from our office in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois.

CHICAGO Personal Injury Lawyers

Serving U.S. and select U.K. clients in person and virtually from our office in Cook County, Chicago Illinois.

For over 60 years, Katz, Friedman, Eisenstein, Johnson, Bareck & Bertuca have fought for full and fair compensation for clients in Chicago, Rockford, Aurora, DeKalb, Bloomington, Decatur, Champaign, Danville, Mattoon, and Quincy. We concentrate in protecting the rights of people who are injured in work, car, truck, and premises accidents as well as those with Social Security Disability cases. Our firm also seeks to achieve economic justice by representing the needs of several major labor unions as well as employees whose rights are violated at their work. Our goal is to obtain justice to help fix our clients’ harms and losses.

As an AV-rated law firm, our experienced Workers’ Compensation, Personal Injury, and Social Security Disability lawyers have established a reputation in Chicago and Illinois as the most knowledgeable and ethical attorneys among our peers. Besides being rated each year as a U.S. News and World Report Best Law Firm in the areas of Labor and Workers’ Compensation, five of our attorneys are Illinois Super Lawyers and four are rated “Best Lawyers in America.” When you choose our firm to represent you, you can rest assured that you are represented by one of the most highly rated and well respected firms.

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Work Injury Lawyers

If you have been injured at work, it is important to you and your family to hire attorneys who are well known for their exceptional knowledge of the law, litigation ability, and negotiation skills. It is also important for you to hire attorneys who travel throughout all parts of Illinois to aggressively and diligently advocate for your rights. We represent clients in nearly every work field, including: manufacturing, assembly; construction; air travel; law enforcement; fire protection; ground transportation; security; education; health care; hotels; restaurants; and retail. We have seen the heroic efforts of our clients and their families when they are dealt hardship by unexpected work injury, medical treatment, and loss of income. Our experienced Chicago personal injury lawyers have a sincere commitment to provide you with the best possible legal advice, service, and effort to work tirelessly to maximize your recovery.

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Car Collision Lawyers


“I could not be happier with how the case was handled and Frank and his staff were great!”

Axel R.

“Phil was such a great person to work with! [He] was a great person inside and out. Knew what he was doing!”

Karen F.

“Thank you! Frank and Dave area A+ Number 1 in my book.”

Paul G

Truck Crash Lawyers

Meet our Team

We serve clients throughout Illinois including, but not limited to, those in the following localities: Cook County including Chicago and Lansing; Adams County including Quincy; Champaign County including Champaign; Coles County including Charleston; DeKalb County including DeKalb; Edgar County including Paris; Effingham County including Effingham; Jefferson County including Mount Vernon; Kane County including Aurora and Elgin; McHenry County including Woodstock; Sangamon County including Springfield; Tazewell County including Pekin; Vermilion County including Danville; Will County including Bolingbrook; and Winnebago County including Rockford.