Mitch is responsible for many of the day-to-day business functions of his firm’s paperless offices, where he has practiced since 1979. His organizational and communication skills – as well as his initiative and credibility – help Mitch excel during negotiations. He is passionate about representing the injured worker's, and many members of organized labor.
Mitch leads the Workers' Compensation team and was recently named one of the Top 10 Workers' Compensation Lawyers in Illinois in a survey of his peers conducted by Leading Lawyers.
Mitch was born in Chicago and graduated from New Trier High School. He currently resides with his family in Evanston. Among the activities he enjoys in his spare time are golf and fishing.
Licensed since 1979
I strongly endorse this lawyer... Mitch Horwitz is a compassionate, highly skilled attorney and excellent advocate for his clients. An experienced practical attorney able to handle and win the most complicated workers comp injury cases. Prior experience extends to all levels of settlements, trial and appeal in work related injury claims.
Brad Bleakney Workers Compensation Attorney
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1979||05/14/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|Top 10 Workers' Compensation Lawyer||Illinois Leading Lawyer Network||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2010|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyer Magazine||2009|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyer Magazine||2008|
|Partner||Horwitz Horwitz & Associates||1979 - 2013|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Illinois Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|Worker's Compensation Association||Member||N/A|
|Illinois State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|John Marshall Law School, Chicago||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|Labor union meetings||Hundreds of labor organization meetings||N/A|