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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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New Attorneys in Chicago & Peoria Offices

The Chicago and Peoria offices of Ganan & Shapiro are pleased to announce the addition of two new attorneys:  Kate Gilliard in the Chicago office and Roby Javoronok in the Peoria office. Kate joins us after spending a year working as an attorney for the Director of the Illinois Department of Insurance, providing counsel on.


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Workers Compensation Seminar – The Course of a Claim from Beginning to End

Mark your calendar for May 14, 2015:  a new seminar is in the works, to focus on defense strategies, controlling medical costs, AMA ratings, return to work and vocational rehabilitation issues, as well as a comparison between Illinois and Iowa law on these issues. In addition to presentations by Ganan & Shapiro attorneys, the seminar.


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