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About Me

Michael has be representing the working man and women of Illinois for close to 40 years.  As the President of Illinois' Largest Workers' Compensation and Personal Injury Law Firm, he is in a unique position of power and knowledge to get the job down quickly and correctly.  If you are looking for some one to zealously represent you or a loved one, call GWC immediately.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. Workers Compensation: 50%
    41 years, 3.5 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 45%
    41 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. General Practice: 5%
    41 years, 1 thousand cases



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Contact Info

Goldberg Weisman & Cairo Limited

One East Wacker Drive
38th and 39th Floors
Chicago, IL, 60601


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197405/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Reprimand
    issued in IL, 1996


    Reprimand means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The State gives the lawyer a public reprimand in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper LawyersN/A
top 100 consumer attorneysLeading Lawyers NetworkN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentGoldberg Weisman Cairo1977 - Present
AttorneyIllinois Attorney General's Office1974 - 1977

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Illinois Association of Defense Trial CounselMemberN/A
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Workers’ Compensation Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawN/AN/A1974

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
State Conference of Electrical WorkersChanges to the Workers' Compensation Act2011
State Conference of Electrical WorkersWorkers Compensation2010