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Michael Holt
Hennessy & Roach
  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
  • Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
  • National Mock Trial Competition
  • Associate Editor, JMLS Law Review 1989-1990
  • Author, Casenote, 22 JMLS Law Review (Spring 1989)
  • Admitted to Practice in Illinois 1990
  • Admitted to Practice in Missouri 1992
  • Admitted to Practice in Northern District of Illinois 1990
  • Admitted to Practice in Central District of Illinois 1993

Professional Affiliations:

  • President, Greater Peoria Claims Association (1998)
  • President, Adjuster’s Association of Central Illinois (2006)
  • Member of DRI, ISBA, and IDC

Practice Areas:

  • Defense of Workers’ Compensation cases in Missouri and Illinois.

Recent Lectures and Papers:

  • Speaker and Moderator, “Fact or Fiction: Is the Illinois Worker’s Compensation System Sending Jobs Elsewhere?” 12th Annual Work Injury Conference, Springfield, Illinois, October 14, 2004.
  • Speaker, “Worker’s Compensation Advocacy Program, Olmsted Dam Project,” 99th Annual Convention, The Associated General Contractors of Illinois, Springfield, Illinois, December 5, 2005.
  • Speaker, IICLE, Worker’s Compensation Appellate Practice Update, May 2, 2007
Independent Contractor vs. Employee in the Truck Driver Setting
Maximizing Vocational Rehabilitation
New Personal Injury Settlement and Lien Requirements
llinois, Workers' Compensation -Venture-Newberg: Illinois Supreme Court Addresses Traveling Employee Doctrine