The Law Firm of Capron & Avgerinos
CHICAGO 312.346.6444• QUAD CITIES 309.762.5550 • Toll Free 800.535.4542
We represent individuals and union members in Illinois and Iowa, not corporations or insurance companies; we receive no fees unless you recover compensation.
Oklahoma’s Top Court: Companies Can’t Set Own Rules for Injured Workers
A national campaign led by Walmart, Lowe’s and other big companies to let employers opt out of workers’ comp insurance was dealt a blow after the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled such plans unconstitutional. more>
156,990 FANS WATCH NO.17 TENNESSEE RUN AWAY WITH A 45-24 WIN OVER VIRGINIA TECH. DAN CAPRON WAS RIGHT IN THE MIDDLE OF IT ALL.
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While workplace injuries can happen almost anywhere and in any industry, some types of work tend to be significantly more dangerous than others. According to...
$603,006.03 for lumbar fusion
Petitioner injured his low back lifting a box at work. The disputed claim proceeded to trial twice before two separate Arbitrators to secure ongoing benefits for Petitioner. We eventually secured over 367 weeks of continuing benefits at over $600 per week for the Petitioner. At the second trial...read more>
For more than 25 years, we have helped thousands of clients throughout Illinois and Iowa receive the compensation to which they are entitled, enabling them to restore their lives after an injury. We invite you to read some of our verdicts and settlements to see for yourself how Capron & Avgerinos has served its clients.
SUCCESSFUL OUTCOMES...A Q&A with DAN CAPRON
Find out about Dan Capron's approach to Workers' Compensation Law…watch the video interview to hear about more successful outcomes.
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Governor Bruce Rauner recommends additional changes to the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act (“Act”)
...under the guise of attracting and keeping corporations from leaving the state of Illinois...
Capron & Avgerinos supports SIDS of Lisle, Illinois
Your past contributions to our organization have made it possible for us to provide meaningful bereavement support and infant safe sleep education throughout the state. - Thank you for your kind consideration!
Board of Directors / SIDS of Illinois, Inc.
Sudden Infant Death Services (SIDS of Illinois, Inc.) strives to provide compassionate and culturally appropriate bereavement support to families and caregivers who experience a sudden and unexpected death of their infants. Begun by parents who lost infants to SIDS, the organization was founded as a peer support network for newly bereaved parent.
If you would like to join with us in giving to this great institution, click here for more information. Thank you.
Illinois Leading Lawyers in Workers’ Compensation
Our founding partners, Nick J. Avgerinos and Daniel Capron have been designated “Leading Lawyers” in Illinois. Fewer than 5% of the state’s lawyers have earned this distinction, awarded through a peer review and comprehensive survey about workers’ compensation lawyers in Illinois. Call us today Toll-Free 800-535-4542 to see why our colleagues have nominated us for our commitment to injured clients.
THAT IS A QUESTION CAPRON & AVGERINOS’ ATTORNEYS ARE WELL PREPARED TO ANSWER.
An injury is a momentous event in a person’s life. It has emotional and physical repercussions beyond the immediate aftermath of the accident. As you heal, knowing your legal rights and seeking compensation might be the furthest things from your mind. Yet it is paramount that you protect your rights and understand the benefits you are entitled to under the law.
No two cases are alike, and yet your basic rights remain the same. To help you get through the overwhelming maze of information available, even before you discuss the specifics of your case with your attorney, we have compiled a quick overview of your rights under the law.
ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION:HOW THE PROCESS WORKS
IOWA WORKERS’ COMPENSATION:HOW THE PROCESS WORKS
ILLINOIS AND IOWA PERSONAL INJURY:HOW THE PROCESS WORKS
The most efficient way to make sure you are protected is to consult a workers’ compensation or personal injury attorney as soon as possible. Capron & Avgerinos’ attorneys have the experience, dedication, and compassion to guide you through the process in both Illinois and Iowa and are ready to discuss with you the specifics of your case.
Our Injury Attorneys Work in Two States:
Illinois and Iowa
CHICAGO 312.346.6444 • QUAD CITIES 309.762.5550 • TOLL FREE 800.535.4542
We represent clients in the Greater Chicago area, Dubuque, and the Quad Cities, as well as throughout both states in communities such as Joliet, Wheaton, Rockford, Moline, and Clinton.
If you believe you have a claim or if you simply have a question, contact us or call us for a confidential no-charge consultation at (800) 535-4542.
We deliver on our word. We deliver results.