Workers’ Compensation


Over 57 of the attorneys at Hennessy & Roach, P.C. have dedicated their practices to defending employers before the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, the Missouri Division of Workers’ Compensation, the Wisconsin Labor and Industrial Review Commission, the Nebraska Workers’ Compensation Court, the Iowa Workers’ Compensation Commission and the Indiana Worker’s Compensation Board.  The Firm has worked diligently to develop an infrastructure which allows the Firm to serve as the only “one stop shop” in the Midwest for any workers compensation defense issues that may arise in any of the six states where the Firm has a presence.


General Liability & Civil Litigation


At Hennessy & Roach, we recognize that the legal industry is a very competitive, service-oriented business. We are an aggressive, enthusiastic firm that protects its clients’ interests thoroughly and efficiently. We strive to provide our clients with regular, consistent reporting and cost-effective, common sense case management. Our civil litigation attorneys have experience defending a wide range of matters. In addition to numerous jury trials, we have experience with court-ordered arbitration, mediation and alternate dispute resolution.


Labor & Employment


In addition to providing legal services to employers in workers’ compensation and general litigation matters, Hennessy & Roach also provides representation to employers in legal matters of every sort relating to labor-management matters, employment discrimination claims, employee relations, and employee benefits. Our services encompass consultation, “preventive maintenance”, and litigation.