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​Experienced ILLINOIS Workers’ Compensation Lawyers
& CHICAGO Injury Lawyers

Richard K. Johnson

Practice Areas

  • Employment & Labor
  • Workers' Compensation



  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1982
  • School of Speech at Northwestern University
    • B.S. - 1977

Bar Admissions

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Committee, Tort and Insurance Practice Section, Past Vice-Chairman
  • Chicago Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Practice Committee, Past Chairman
  • College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers, Board of Directors

Published Works

Representative Cases


  • Illinois Super Lawyer in the field of Workers’ Compensation, since 2008
  • One of the Best Lawyers in America
  • “Best Lawyers® as 2016 Lawyer of the Year in Workers Compensation Law – Claimant”
  • AV” Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Classes & Seminars

  • Lecturer, Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Institute of Continuing Education
  • Lecturer, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association continuing legal education seminar

Pro-Bono Activities

Representative Clients


Past Positions


Ancillary Businesses

Fraternities or Sororities

Certified Legal Specialties