Carl Harry Reisman

Carl Harry Reisman

Workers' Compensation Lawyer
Urbana, IL




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About Me

I have deep roots in downstate Illinois--just take a look at my garden. Before I was a lawyer I cooked for a living for 12 years, and I've found that no amount of cooking skills can substitute for produce picked right from your back yard. Central Illinois has amazing soil and a long but tricky growing season (I've lost tomato pepper plants to frost in June.) I've lived in Illinois since 1975,...

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Payments & Fees


Contingent (20%-33%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Superb Lawyer!

Posted by: a Personal Injury client over 5 years ago.

Mr. Reisman handled a personal injury case for me where the State of Illinois was the defendant. He very effectively dealt with arcane matters,...

The Perfect Lawyer

Posted by: a Workers Compensation client almost 6 years ago.

I have been a client of Mr. Reisman for 3 years. He is a very nice and caring man. He is very easily accessible. He takes all his own calls and is...
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John T Wozniak
John Wozniak

Urbana, IL

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

As the attorney for Laborers' Local 703 in Urbana, Illinois for the past fourteen years, I know how important it is for our members to be well...
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1996 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/15/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2005 – present

Reisman Law Office


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1996 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Illinois College of Law


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2013 Peer Review Rated



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2010- 2012 member Agricultural Management Committee

American Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2013 Slip and Fall Lawyer

Lawyer Poets and That World We Call Law

2011 Wendling and the Common Fund Doctrine

Illinois Bar Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2015 Professional Responsibility

at Law and Literature

2007 Lawyers as Poets; Does the Practice of Law Kill Passion

at Opening Arguments: Poetry and the Law

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