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Bryce Downey & Lenkov Names New Income Members

We are proud to announce Michael Milstein and Kirsten Kaiser Kus have been elected as Income Members. Michael Milstein (Chicago) joined the firm in 2011 and concentrates his practice in workers’ compensation. For the last four years, Michael was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers and an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers. His clients include retailers, staffing agencies, construction-related…

Upcoming Webinar: Top Employer Mistakes In Indiana

On 11/14/17 join Justin Nestor and Kirsten Kaiser Kus for a webinar discussing the top handling mistakes that occur throughout the claim process during: Reporting Investigation Forms Medical treatment This is an interactive session so be sure to bring your questions and stay for the special giveaway at the end of the presentation, register here!  

Tina Paries Elected To SOICA

Congratulations to Tina Paries for her recent selection into the Society of Illinois Construction Attorneys (SOICA). The purpose of the Society is to facilitate and encourage the association of outstanding Illinois lawyers who are distinguished for their skill, experience and professional conduct in the practicing or teaching of construction law, who are dedicated to excellence in the practice of construction law and who…

The Red Zone: Indiana Workers’ Compensation Seminar

  On 11/2/17 we are excited to host a half-day Workers’ Compensation seminar with co-sponsors JPB, CompAlliance, Team Rehabilitation, Litigation Solutions and Integrity. Highlights include a case law update, panel discussion and stadium tour. See below for more information on our speakers: Tricia G. Bellich, Bryce Downey & Lenkov LLC Judi Cole, K2 Industrial Services G. Terrence Coriden, Coriden Coriden Andrews…


Bryce Downey & Lenkov is proud to participate in USLI’s third annual Baskets for Breast Cancer auction from October 11-18, 2017. The online silent auction of over 100 baskets includes an array of items generously donated from companies. This year, Bryce Downey & Lenkov donated a “Windy City Getaway” with two 2-day Go Chicago Card passes, a Hilton Honors gift card…

Upcoming NBI Webinar: Construction Law – What Do You Do When…

Join us on 10/30/17 for the National Business Institute’s, “Construction Law: What Do You Do When…” webinar providing you with answers to common legal situations. Geoff Bryce will present, “What Do You Do With A Defection Bid?” at 11:00 a.m. and “What Do You Do When the Plans and Specifications are Deficient?” at 1:00 p.m. Tina Paries will present, “What…

Memphis Bar Association Seminar

On 10/4/17 Cary Schwimmer will present, “Additional Leave as an Accommodation Under the ADA” at the Memphis Bar Association. The seminar will explain how the Courts and EEOC interpret this possible requirement. CLE is also available for this event. Register here.

Upcoming Webinar: Top 10 Differences Between IL General Liability & Workers’ Compensation Claims Part II

On 9/26/17 at 10:00 a.m. CDT, Rich Lenkov and Edward Jordan will present, “Top 10 Differences Between IL General Liability & Workers’ Compensation Claims Part II.” The webinar will cover: Trials Defenses Damages Procedure Discovery This is an interactive session so be sure to bring your questions and stay for the special giveaway at the end of the presentation. Register Today

Fly the W

On Friday 9/1/17, BDL kicked off the long Labor Day weekend with the team at Munster Steel, watching the Chicago Cubs defeat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 at Wrigley Field.

Illinois Workers’ Compensation Liens & Third Party Liability Webinar

On 8/24/17 Storrs Downey & Jeff Kehl will present, “Illinois Workers’ Compensation Liens & Third Party Liability”. The webinar will examine: Unique issues affecting employers & their insurers in Illinois Workers’ compensation liens Relevant case examples including, Kotecki v. Cyclops Welding Corporation, 146 Ill.2d 155 If you would like a copy of this presentation or more information, please contact us.