​Experienced ILLINOIS Workers’ Compensation Lawyers
& CHICAGO Injury Lawyers

Warren E. Eagle

Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers' Compensation


Warren Eagle is the firm's most senior workers' compensation attorney. As a practicing lawyer for more than 40 years and Adjunct Professor of Workers' Compensation Law at Illinois Institute of Technology/Chicago-Kent College of Law for more than 20 years, Warren is a leader in the field. Many of Katz Friedman's attorneys were Warren's students at Kent. He has chaired the Workers' Compensation Section Council of the Illinois Bar Association and the Committee on the Industrial Commission of the Chicago Bar Association. Warren has lectured on workers' compensation law for the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the Illinois Self-Insurers Association. He has authored several articles on the subject of workers' compensation law. He was an arbitrator on the National Labor Panel of the American Arbitration Association. Twenty-five of his labor arbitration decisions have been published.

Warren graduated with a bachelor of science degree in speech from Northwestern University in 1958 and earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan in 1961. He served nine years as trustee on the Glencoe, Illinois Village Board; a decade on the Congregation Solel Board - the last two years as president; and thus far 12 years as a director on the Newberry Plaza Condominium Board. He served six years on the Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission appointed by the Illinois Supreme Court. He lives in Chicago with his wife, who is also an attorney, has two grown children also lawyers whose spouses are lawyers, and four grandchildren.


  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1961
  • Northwestern University
    • B.S. - 1958

Bar Admissions

Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section Council, Chair
  • Chicago Bar Association, Industrial Commission Committee

Published Works

Representative Cases


Classes & Seminars

  • Lecturer, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
  • Lecturer, Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs
  • Lecturer, Illinois State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Lecturer, Illinois Self-Insurers Association
  • Adjunct Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology/Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Arbitrator, National Labor Panel of the American Arbitration Association

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