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Michael Holt
Hennessy & Roach
Springfield
executive
  • 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
2008
Maximizing Vocational Rehabilitation
2008
New Personal Injury Settlement and Lien Requirements
2013
llinois, Workers' Compensation -Venture-Newberg: Illinois Supreme Court Addresses Traveling Employee Doctrine
2014