On February 14, 2021 Jose Rivero was mentioned in an article in the Wall Street Journal about why so many Covid-19 workers’ comp claims are being rejected.  Jose has filed more than 30 of these types of claims, including death claims and claims against meatpacking plants.  For additional information regarding Covid-19 claims, please contact Jose […]

We are pleased to announce that Mike Rolenc is now working at our firm as of December 15, 2020.  Mike is a very seasoned workers’ compensation litigator, having representing both employers and most recently injured workers in his career.  His experience will enable us to continue to keep up the fight on behalf of injured […]

Mike Rom’s article about jurisdictional issues before the appellate court on workers’ compensation cases was published in the November edition of the Workers Compensation Law newsletter of the Illinois State Bar Association’s Section on Workers’ Compensation Law.  A case that Mike tried involving an injured worker’s fall on ice was featured in the November issue […]

As part of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois continued its annual highlight of members who have made great impacts upon the legal community, the Latino community and the organization.  Jose Rivero was recognized for his work and service to the community, his contributions to the organization and his continued commitment […]

We are pleased to announce that as of October 1, 2020, the law firm of Baum, Ruffolo & Marzal, Ltd. has transferred its workers’ compensation practice to our firm. Andy Marzal will be of counsel to the firm and Eduardo C. Salgado has joined us as an associate attorney.  This development will enable us to […]

Cullen, Haskins, Nicholson & Menchetti P.C. is proud to announce that Michael A. Rom has become a shareholder of the firm.  Mike will of course continue to exclusively represent injured workers before the Illinois Workers Compensation Commission.

On November 12, 2019, Dave Menchetti was inducted into the Samuel K. Gove Illinois Legislative Intern Hall of Fame at the Old State Capital Historic Site. It is nice to see Dave finally get some recognition for all of the time he has spent in Springfield. Congratulations!

On October 16, 2019, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association presented Cullen, Haskins, Nicholson & Menchetti, P.C. with a certificate of appreciation for being one of the top three law firms with the most workers’ compensation cases tried in the entire State of Illinois in 2018.  The certificate appreciates our firm for protecting injured workers’ benefits and maintaining […]

Mike Rom presented at the Workers’ Compensation Update-Fall 2019 on October 14, 2019 for the Illinois State Bar Association.  Mike, along with Dr. Jerrold Blair Leikin, explored the medical definition and methodology of impairment, as well as the legal analysis of the shifting burden.  If you have any questions regarding this topic do not hesitate […]

In the most recent Consumer Edition of Leading Lawyers Magazine, Dave Menchetti was named as the number two Leading Workers’ Compensation Lawyers in Illinois based upon the surveys conducted by Leading Lawyers. Congratulations to Dave!

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