Continuing Legal Education

Workers’ Compensation — Back to Basics

February 14, 2009
5.00 MCLE hours, including 0.75 Professional Responsibility MCLE credit hours (PMCLE credit subject to approval)

20 S. Clark St.
Suite 900
(map and directions)

8:55 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.

The Back to Basics seminar will cover all aspects of a workers’ compensation case from the initial client contact through the appeals process. Topics include the initial client interview, trial preparation, review and appeal of workers’ compensation cases, presenting your case to the commission and the appellate court, and ethical considerations. This course is designed with mid-level workers’ compensation practitioners in mind and will feature a number of top speakers from attorneys to judges.

Program Coordinator/Moderator:
John B. Adams, Roddy, Leahy, Guill & Zima, Ltd, Chicago

Program Speakers:
John B. Adams
(Fairview Heights program)
Steve Baime, Baime & Baime, Chicago (Fairview Heights program)
David M. Barish, Katz Friedman Eagle etal, Chicago (Chicago program)
Deborah A Benzing, Law Offices of Lauren Meachum, Chicago (Chicago program)
Anita DeCarlo,
Cullen Haskins Nicholson & Menchetti, Chicago (Chicago program)
Richard Hannigan, Hannigan & Betha, Mundelein (Chicago program)
Hon. William E Holdridge, Third District Appellate Court, Peoria (Chicago program)
Gregory S. Keltner, Keefe & DePauli, P.C., Fairview Heights (Fairview Heights program)
Michelle L LaFayette, Ganan & Shapiro, PC, Chicago (Chicago program)
Lance R Mallon, Mallon Law Firm, Ltd., Wood River (Fairview Heights program)
Bradford J. Peterson, Heyl Royster Voelker & Allen, Urbana (Fairview Heights program)
Kristen A. Wadiak, Beatty & Motil, Glen Carbon (Fairview Heights program)