Nicole L. Wiza

312-425-3131

10 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60603

211 Landmark Drive, Suite C2, Normal, IL 61761

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Nicole L. Wiza

Partner

Nicole L. Wiza

Partner Nicole Wiza practices in the areas of workers' compensation defense, appellate advocacy and Medicare compliance on behalf of insurance companies and employers in Illinois. Nicole has represented clients in all venues in the northern part of Illinois but practices predominantly in the Chicago venue and in the Geneva-Wheaton-Elgin circuit.

Nicole has tried and argued cases before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission, Circuit Court, and Appellate Court. As a member of the firm's Appellate department, Nicole is experienced in the defense of matters throughout the entire appeals process. In the firm's Medicare Compliance Department, Nicole advises clients to ensure Medicare's interests are properly addressed in concert with defense of workers' compensation cases.

Nicole grew up in the Chicagoland area and currently resides in downtown Chicago with her husband.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2008

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 2008, J.D.
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2003, B.A. Communication Studies and Political Science

Classes/Seminars Taught

  • “Making Change Work: AMA Standards” – Client Practice Alert, January, 2014
  • “Employee Leasing Companies and PEOs” – Presentation to CCMSI, March , 2015
  • “AMA Guides – What’s Trending” – Spring BCM Seminar Presentation, May, 2015
  • “Getting Back to Work” – Presentation to CCMSI, August, 2016
  • “Considering Medicare’s Interests” & “The Prescription Drug Trap” – BCM Medicare Seminar, September, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Women's Bar Association, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association
  • DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association
  • DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
10 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-425-3131
211 Landmark Drive, Suite C2
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-862-4914
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