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   3Craig S. YoungPeoria(309) 676-0400cyoung@heylroyster.comcyoung@heylroyster.comHeyl Royster Voelker & Allen PCwww.heylroyster.comwww.heylroyster.comyoungcraigs.jpgWorkers' Compensation Defense LawEmployer Liability
Craig S.
Heyl Royster Voelker & Allen PC
300 Hamilton Blvd
PO Box 6199-61601
Peoria IL 61602
Ph.(309) 676-0400 Fx.(309) 676-3374
Recommended by peers in:    Extensive Experience in:
Workers' Compensation Defense Law    Employer Liability
Advisory Board Member
County:  Peoria
Litigator:  Yes

Practice Description:  
A native of Canton, Illinois, Mr. Young has spent his entire legal career with Heyl Royster, beginning in 1985 in the Peoria office. He became a partner with the firm in 1993.

He practices in the firm's employment law practice group. He primarily focuses in the areas of workers' compensation and third-party employer liability defense. He handles all aspects of Illinois workers' compensation litigation including arbitrations, reviews and appeals. In addition, he tries civil jury cases on issues related to employer liability and lien recovery. He has been a leader in assisting employers in limiting their legal liability and speaks regularly to industry groups on workers' compensation issues.

In addition, his representation of employers has led to an expertise in immigration law. He heads the firm's immigration practice and regularly assists employers in obtaining appropriate visas for foreign national employees. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

Bar Admissions:  
State Courts of Illinois
United States District Court, Central District of Illinois
United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
United States Supreme Court

Year of Birth:  1960

Law School:  University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 1985

Undergraduate School:  Bradley University, B.A., history, 1982

Undergraduate School Honors/Involvement:  Summa cum laude

Bar/Professional Association Involvement:  
Peoria County Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Abraham Lincoln American Inns of Court

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