Douglas M Werman

Douglas M Werman

Employment / Labor Attorney

Chicago, IL

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

Spanish

Answers and Advice

1 question answered.

About Me

Thanks for visiting my Avvo page. If you are looking for a lawyer, my firmwillprovide youan honest and accurate initial evaluation of your case. In the overwhelming majority of cases, we will then also investigate and develop your claim free of charge. We understand that working people often do not have the financial resources to pay the up front costs and legal fees required to protect their...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check

Fees

Contingent (33%-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($475-$600/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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HIghly Recommend Doug Werman

Posted by: Rueben almost 5 years ago.

Mr. Werman sued my company and recovered the pay I was owed and the pay of all the other employees too! We were too scared to do anything until Mr....

Recovered my owed wages!

Posted by: a Employment client over 5 years ago.

He represented me a case to recovery my owed overtime pay. Mr. Werman recovered all my owed overtime pay together with penalties. I was really happy...
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Endorsements

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Ryan Michael Paulus
Ryan Paulus

Kansas City, MO

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Well-known, well-respected lawyer who fights hard for his clients. Highly recommended.
Richard Hanus
Richard Hanus

Chicago, IL

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Doug Werman is a knowledgeable and seasoned attorney who I highly recommend for all employment/labor law and class action related matters. His...
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Résumé

License

1990 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 01/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2001 – present

Werman Salas P.C. (formerly Werman Law Office P.C..)

Education

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1990 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Awards

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2013 Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers

Associations

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Member - Fair Labor Standards Legislation Committee

American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section


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Portfolio

Publications

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2013 The Fair Labor Standards Act

American Bar Association publication

2010 Settling Wage and Hour Class Actions

Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Settlement of Wage & Hour Class Actions

at Wage and Hour Class Actions

2013 Litigating Wage and Hour Class Actions

at Practising Law Institute

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