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David Mark Barish

Workers compensation Attorney at Chicago, IL

3.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 40 years
    State IL
    Acquired 1983
    Status
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About David

Learn David’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Workers compensation
    75%
    I represent injured workers across the State of Illinois.

    40 years, 6,000 cases

  2. Social Security & Disability
    25%
    I represent claimants seeking Social Security Disability benefits.

    34 years, 300 cases

I have been helping  people with Workers' Compensation and  Social Security Disability claims for over thirtry five years.  Our firm has been a leader  in  protecting  the rights of injured  people and  union members for  over  sixty years. I will be responsive and  honest while fighting  for your rights.

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Location

Katz Friedman, Eisenstein, Johnson, Bareck & Bertuca
161 N. Clark St.
Suite 1800
Chicago, IL, 60601

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Posted by Kelly | June 27, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent attorney.
I worked with David on my case for many years. He was very diligent and helped me every step of the way. To David you aren't a case number you are a person in need of his help.
Posted by joe plachy | January 21, 2012
workmans comp claim has taken 8 mo and he has basicly done nothing ,will not return calls,has a paralegal who don't speak englis
he is lacks in his duties will not return phone call ,in 7 mo i'm still waiting for a doctor tha knows what he is doing ....had me in therapy ,on a rack streching my spine without ex ray or a mri i had to ttake it upon myself and go to hospital to try and relieve the pain resulting from being hit by a 4-6 ft section of tree ...not once ,but twice his doctors are worried about money if non is shown the do nothing 4 trips to emergency rm to get pain relief [4 days ] and they cannot believe the doctors he sent me to hasn't done cat ,mri and ex ray epidermal sent \me to emer.rm as they did it wrong
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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Associate
  • Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck
  • 2001 - Present
  • partner
  • Cohn, Lambert, Ryan & Schneider
  • 1984 - 2001

Education

  • DePaul College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor - Juris Doctor
  • 1983
  • Northwestern University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1980

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Country Mutual Insurance Company v. Under Consruction
  • Circuit Court reversed
  • Illinois Armored Car Corp. v. Industrial Commission, 205 Ill. App. 3d 993(1990)J
  • Quashed employers appeal.

Associations

  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives
  • member
  • 2018 - Present
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association (Illinois)
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association Workers' Compensation Section
  • Section Chair
  • 2009 - 2010
  • Illinois state Bar Association Workers' Compensation Section
  • Member
  • 2001 - 2018
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Leading Lawyer
  • Leading Lawyers Network
  • 2016
  • AV Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • IICLE Workers' Compensation Institute 2023
  • program co-coordinator and moderator
  • 2023
  • IICLE Workers' Compensation Institute
  • Moderator and program co-coordinator/moderator of judicial Q&A
  • 2020
  • IICLE Workers' Compensation Institute
  • Moderator and program co-coordinator
  • 2019
  • Workers' Compensation Institute
  • Moderator, co-coordinatorr
  • 2016
  • Workers' Compensation Institute
  • Moderator/ co-coordinator
  • 2015
  • Workers' Compensation Institute
  • Moderator
  • 2014
  • New Lawyer Institute
  • moderator
  • 2014
  • Arbitrator Training
  • Ethics
  • 2012
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation: Trial Practice Under the New Act
  • Wage Loss
  • 2012
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation
  • Ethics: Things a Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know
  • 2012
  • Negotiate Now
  • Presenter
  • 2011
  • Getting Started with the new Workers' Compensation Practice Reform
  • Moderator
  • 2011
  • Workers' Compensation:Intake & Trial Issues for the Experienced Practitioner
  • Moderator and Program Co-Coordinator
  • 2010
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation
  • Wage Loss Claims
  • 2010
  • Workers' Compensation-Back to Basics
  • Moderator and Top 10 Cases every Workers' Compensation Attorney should know.
  • 2009
  • Workers' Compensation- What the Arbitrators, Commissioners and Doctors want you to know
  • program coordinator and moderator
  • 2009
  • ISBA CLE Fest
  • moderator and 10 cases you should know
  • 2009
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation
  • Moderator
  • 2009
  • Workers' Compensation: Back to Basics
  • The Top 10 Cases every Workers' Compensation practitioner should know.
  • 2008
  • Workers' Compensaiton Practice: Issues for the Seasoned Practitioner
  • The Savvy Litigator
  • 2008
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation
  • Moderator and Slips and Falls in the Workplace
  • 2008
  • Illinois Workers' Comp Forum
  • Illinois Workers' Comp Law from soup to Nuts: an A-toZ Guide to Ensure compliance and Reduce Your Litigation Risks (Petitioner's Perspective)
  • 2007
  • Workers' Compensation: Back to Basics
  • Trial Preparation, Technique and Procedures
  • 2006
  • Workers' Compensation Hearings in Illinois: Techniques and Strategies
  • Hearings in Illinois: Techniques and Strategies
  • 2005
  • Hot Topics in Workers' Compensation
  • Evidence: How to get crucial evidence into the record
  • 2005
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation
  • Evidence Law: Practical Knowledge for the Workers' Compensation Practitioner
  • 2004
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation
  • Ethical Considerations
  • 2003
  • Workers' Compensation Practtice & Procedure
  • Proving the 3 Essential Elements of Compensability
  • 2002
  • Back to Basics-Workers' Compensation Law
  • Arising Out Of
  • 2002
  • Advanced Workers' Compensation:examining Complex Medical & Legal Issues
  • Current Case Law and How it Affects Your Practice
  • 2001
  • Workers' Compensation in Illinois: The Basics Plus Much More
  • The Three Elements of a Workers' Compensation Claim
  • 1999
  • Workers' Compensation Basic Program
  • The Three Elements of a Workers' Compensation Claim
  • 1998
  • The Trial of a Workers' Compensation Case
  • Settlement Contracts
  • 1995
  • How to win your workers' compensation case
  • Evidence
  • 1993
  • Workers' Compensation Law
  • Recent Developents in Illinois Workers' Compensation Law
  • 1990
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Attorney endorsements

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Given (5)
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Workers compensation Attorney | Mar 17
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. David is a highly competent attorney and a great advocate for his clients."
Workers compensation Attorney | Apr 18
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I strongly endorse this lawyer. Caring, bright and dedicated to his clients. What more could you ask ? Strong credentials for speaking and educating other lawyers."
Workers compensation Attorney | Apr 15
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I strongly endorse this lawyer's work. I have no reservations about his competence, character and diligence . He is an compassionate advocate who is responsive to his clients with the highest level of professionalism."
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Chicago Workers compensation Lawyer David Mark Barish
David Mark Barish
Workers compensation Attorney
Chicago, IL
Licensed for 40 years