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Cliff Ganan Celebrates 50 Years as an Attorney

They Call Me “Mr. Egg Foo Young” It’s been quite a journey from delivering Chinese food for the Sang Lee Restaurant on 75th & Yates, located in the South Shore neighborhood in Chicago. “It was a carry-out or delivery place only and we would take orders over the phone. Lem Fong, the proprietor, would prepare.


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The Defenders in Las Vegas!

Representatives from Ganan & Shapiro, in conjunction with the “Workers’ Compensation Defenders” group, attended the National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from November 11 though 13. The Workers’ Compensation Defenders is an association of law firms throughout the country who specialize in the defense of workers’ compensation claims for both.


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New Attorney in Peoria Office

The Peoria office of Ganan & Shapiro is pleased to announce the addition of Matt Brewer to their litigation team.  Matt has concentrated his practice in the area of workers’ compensation law since his graduation from law school in 2010 and for the last four years has represented employers as an attorney with a prestigious.


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Fall Workers’ Compensation Seminar October 8, 2015

They say the best offense is a great defense and we are out to prove it! Mark your calendars for Thursday, October 8, 2015 and plan to attend our premiere seminar in Madison, Wisconsin, in which we present methods and discuss ideas to mitigate damages in workers’ compensation claims.  This seminar will provide a comparative.


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Melinda Rowe-Sullivan Appointed to Arbitrator Position by Governor Rauner

We are excited to announce that on August 28, 2015 Melinda Rowe Sullivan accepted Governor Rauner’s appointment to be an arbitrator with the Illinois Workers Compensation Commission.  Melinda worked in our Peoria office for more than seven years, until her recent appointment as an arbitrator.  Her instinct, intellect, and energy provided excellent representation to our.


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