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Robert Smoler

Robert Smoler, Of Counsel

Location: Chicago & Oak Forest, Illinois
Phone: (708) 687-5200

Concentration in workers’ compensation law and wrongful death. Robert has appeared before the Illinois Appellate Court and the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission as well as the Circuit Courts of Cook County and the surrounding counties. He currently serves as an Arbitrator for the Circuit Court of Cook County.

He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Workers’ Compensation Lawyers’ Association.

Practice Areas

  • Workers’ Compensation Law
  • Construction Law
  • Railroad Worker Injury/FELA

Professional Licenses

  • Illinois State Bar, admitted 1983

Legal Education

  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, B.S., 1979
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, J.D., 1982

Professional Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association

Other Activities

  • Workers’ Compensation Lawyers’ Association
  • Robert Smoler received The Pillar of Strength Award for sponsoring the Holiday Hope Campaign.