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Licensed

  1. Workers Compensation: 90%
    25 years
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    25 years

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  • Paul Anthony Coghlan

    I endorse this lawyer. Kurt is a highly experienced and skilled advocate for his clients. He is always well prepared and familiar with the latest legal developments pertinent to the issues in his cases.

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    Paul Coghlan Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Brad E. Bleakney

    Kurt Niermann is very active in writing articles and teaching other lawyers the finer points of Illinois workers compensation. I endorse this lawyer's work.

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    Brad Bleakney Workers Compensation Attorney
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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199111/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
William J. Harte Amicus Volunteer AwardIllinois Trial Lawyers Association2009
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationChair CLE Committee2008 - 2009
Association and Illinois Trial Lawyer's AssociationBoard of Managers2007 - 2009
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Amicus Curiae CommitteeMember2007 - Present
Kane County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Workers Compensation HandbookChapter 25- Maritime Injuries2009
Workplace Injury LitigationChapter 16- Wrongful Termination in Workers Compensation2004
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Illinois College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Update & Review SeminarWorkers Compensation Update2009
Update & Review SeminarWorkers Compensation Update2007
Workers Compensation SeminarThe Basics2002