Case Overview

$640,000 on behalf of widow whose husband died while working as a cemetery landscaper.

$220,000 on behalf of widow in contested claim against trucking company. Respondent claimed that driver was an independent contractor and not an employee for purposes of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act.

$90,000 recovered on behalf of client in contested workers’ compensation claim, where employer denied client was injured during the course and scope of her employment.