Aug 18, 2021
Mark DeBofsky is the top disability lawyer in the state of Illinois. He was named a Super Lawyer in Employee Benefits/ERISA in every year since 2009, and since 2011, he has been listed among the Top 100 Lawyers in the State of Illinois and among the Top 10 in Illinois in 2017.
He is a member of the DeBofsky law firm as well as an adjunct professor of law at University of Illinois-Chicago John Marshall Law School. He is a prolific author who has written many journal articles and has been a regular columnist for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin since 2004. Mark DeBofsky is also an annual contributor to the ERISA Survey of Federal Circuits published by the American Bar Association and served for many years as a senior editor of Employee Benefits Law published by Bloomberg.
His warmth, empathy and compassion really come through when discussing this profoundly important and under-reported area of not only the law, but indeed also of the misfortunes and challenges people face.
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How did you become a disability lawyer?
Dealing with insurance companies and the difficulties in this?
Preparing for a negotiation?
How to resolve a case pre-litigation?
Biggest mistakes lawyers in your field make?
How do you prepare a client for mediation?
How to determine the value of a disability claim?
Specifics of negotiating value?
When do you decide to mediate cases?
Dealing with impasse?
How does the psychological state of clients affect the process?
The future – optimistic or pessimistic?
Contact details and final remarks.