Surbhi Saraswat Goyal

312-425-3131

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

211 Landmark Drive, Suite C2, Normal, IL 61761

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Surbhi Saraswat Goyal

Surabhi Saraswat

Partner

Direct Phone:312-334-9504
Emerging Lawyers

Surbhi Saraswat Goyal defends employers, insurers and third party administrators in a variety of legal matters stemming from workers’ compensation claims in Illinois. She is a sophisticated litigator who guides her clients through complex workers’ compensation matters while also navigating the Medicare compliance process. As a former representative of petitioners and plaintiffs in workers' compensation and personal injury matters, Surbhi has a unique vantage in representing her current clients. She incorporates her past experience into creative strategies to advance claims.

Surbhi is passionate about women’s issues and gives back to the community by raising funds each year for, Apna Ghar, an organization devoted to helping survivors of domestic violence.

Practice Areas

Venues

  • Chicago, Ottawa, Wheaton

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2011
  • Illinois, 2006

Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, May 2005, J.D.
  • University of Florida , Gainesville, Florida, May 2002, B.S.

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized as an "Emerging Lawyer" by Leading Lawyers Magazine, 2014 - Present

Professional Activities

  • The National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals, Member
  • Workers Compensation Lawyer’s Association, Member

Notable Case Results

  • Margaret Fritz v. First Student Inc.
  • Angela Thomas vs. Pretium Packaging
  • Fidencio Rodriguez vs. ABC Plumbing, Heating, Cooling and Electric, Inc.
  • Brian Cox vs. FMC Corp.

Presentations

  • “Exclusion of Opioids from Medicare Set-Aside Allocation – A Hallucination or Reality?”, May 2018
  • “Medicare Compliance: Settlement Contracts & Releases”, September 2017
  • “Medicare Compliance: Resolving Medicare’s “Lien””, September 2017
  • “Medicare Compliance: Utilization Review and IMEs: Control & Reduce Exposure”, September 2016
  • “Medicare Compliance Basics: Conditional Payments Investigation and Resolution”, September 2016
  • “Workers Compensation: Stacking the Deck Against Work Place Injury Claims”, July 2016
  • “When and How Can I Terminate Temporary Total Disability Benefits?”, October 2014
  • “Reducing your Workers Compensation Exposure: Have AMA Guides Made an Impact?”, May 2014

Publications

  • 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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