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Mr. Taradji is a life member of the Million Dollar Advocate Forum
exclusively reserved to accomplished trial lawyers with at least one
verdict of one million dollars or more and has received his license to
practice law in the state of Illinois and the 7th Circuit Federal Court
in 1999. He has tried numerous personal injury cases before juries, and
he has participated in countless arbitrations and mediations. He has
settled millions of dollars in injury cases and takes great pride in
getting results as fast as possible and obtaining the highest possible
compensation for his clients.


Mr. Taradji handles personal injury cases in the areas of motor
vehicle accidents, premises liability, wrongful death, construction
accidents, dog bites, slip and fall, nursing home negligence, elderly
abuse and other serious and catastrophic personal injury victims.


Since 1999, Mr. Taradji has tried numerous jury trials and
arbitrations. In 2001, Mr. Taradji went into private practice and is
dedicated to representing serious and catastrophic injury victims.


Mr. Taradji was sworn and certified as an arbitrator for the Circuit
Court of Cook County, Illinois and further is a certified mediator with
Center for Conflict Resolution.


Languages spoken: English, French, Farsi

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Practice areas


  1. Car Accidents: 24%
    16 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Slip and Fall Accident: 24%
    16 years, 2 thousand cases
  3. Personal Injury: 24%
    16 years, 2 thousand cases
  4. Medical Malpractice: 23%
    16 years, 50 cases
  5. Animal & Dog Bites: 5%



Contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:


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Contact info

Taradji Law Offices

53 W Jackson Blvd Ste 1605
Suite 1605
Chicago, IL, 60604


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199911/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial AttorneysAmerican Association of Trial Lawyers2008
Lifetime MemberCambridge Who's Who2008
Certified MediatorCenter For Conflict Resolution2007
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2005
Sworn ArbitratorCircuit Court Of Cook County2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MediatorCFR Mediation Services2009 - Present
PresidentTaradji Law Offices2006 - Present
PartnerRiordan, Fulkerson, Hupert & Coleman2006 - 2011
AssociateDonald S. Nathan & Associates1998 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Federal Trial BarMember2007 - Present
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2002 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Steele v. Lee$5,000,000.00
Barkus et. al. v. Williams et. al.$4,000,000.00 aggregate
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Publication nameTitleDate
http://taradji.comHelms-Burton Act (Libertad): Violation of International Law & International Agreements1998
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoInternational BusinessLL.M - Master of Laws (with Honors)1999
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Webinar InterviewLitigation v. Mediation2010