| Practice Description: |
Two decades of aggressive representation of employers and insurers before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission and Illinois circuit and appellate courts.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, 1986
U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, 1991
Hourly Rate: $100-$150
Retainer: Varies by case
Year of Birth: 1954
Law School: Southern Illinois University School of Law, J.D., 1986
Undergraduate School: University of Illinois, AB (English), 1977; Southern Illinois University, MA (telecommunications), 1983
Consolidated Safety Fund of Illinois; Illinois Movers' and Warehousemen's Association; Mid-West Truckers' Risk Management Association; Cannon-Cochran Management Services; Quaker Oats; Kraft Foods; NACCO Materials Handling Group; Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District; Employers' Security Insurance Company; Nursing Home Risk Management Association; Assisted Housing Risk Management Association; Mervis Industries; Townships of Illinois Risk Management Association; Brentwood Services; University of Illinois
Mitchell, Brandon & Schmidt, Carbondale, IL: associate, 1986-1991
Thomas, Mamer & Haughey, Champaign, IL: Associate, 1991 to 1993; partner, 1994-present
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
Member: Champaign County Bar Association, Piatt County Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Illinois Workers' Compensation Lawyers' Association, Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
Thomas, Mamer & Haughey is a 17-attorney firm located in Champaign since 1946. Although predominately a defense litigation firm, a full range of legal services are offered.
Practice Group Description:
The firm Workers' Compensation Practice Group consists of four attorneys representing employers before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission and the Circuit Courts throughout the state of Illinois, south of I-80.