Illinois experienced and skilled employment defense lawyers' group focusing on representing employers in labor law matters. We offer broad services in the areas of the law we know best:
Unemployment benefits claims
North Suburban Legal Services LLC law firm services Cook, Lake and DuPage counties. 70% of our practice involves representing small and medium size corporations, partnerships, LLCs and other entities that do business in Illinois. We have over 30 years of combined experience in defending employers against unemployment benefit claims, claims for worker's compensation, employer-employee disputes and other work-related matters.
We also provide services that include contract reviews, mergers and acquisitions, product liability defense, work environment matters, tort litigation, antitrust, intellectual property and trademark filings. We have a broad and diverse client base. Our clients include employers in construction, health care, property management, real estate development, legal and professional services, real estate, retail, trucking, transportation industries. We take pride in long term relationships with our clients and over the years successfully represented a significant number of business owners in a variety of matters. We also have a lower cost structure than many large law firms.
We invite you to contact us to learn more about our services and the approach we have to offer toward representing employers in labor and employment matters.
Our offices are located in Chicago and North West Suburbs of Chicago. Our staff attorneys are licensed to practice in Illinois, Wisconsin, Florida and Washington DC. We are very diversified group of people and provide services in English, Russian, Polish and Spanish languages.
Service Areas in Illinois:Northwest Suburbs, Chicago, IL (Metro), Addison IL, Bloomingdale IL, Carol Stream IL, Elmhurst IL, Franklin Park IL, Glendale Heights IL, Lombard IL, Melrose Park IL, Schaumburg IL.
Law Office of Fedor Kozlov, P.C.
1990 E Algonquin Rd
Our main concentration is unemployment defense. We appeal and represent small business owners in unemployment appeal hearings. Our law firm also represents employers when filing appeals with the Board of Review. We are very familiar with the rules and procedures of Illinois Department of Employment Security. All hearings are done over the phone. It does not matter where your business is located. All you need to do is pick up a phone and dial 847.241.1299 for a free evaluation of your case.
Our office concentrates in representing elderly victims of a home abuse or neglect. Only last year over 90 Illinois establishments were found guilty of violating Illinois Nursing Home Care Act. Under the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act, nursing home resid
Our office concentrates in representing elderly victims of a home abuse or neglect. Only last year over 90 Illinois establishments were found guilty of violating Illinois Nursing Home Care Act. Under the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act, nursing home residents need only to prove that the facility did not provide proper treatment or that the treatment provided was unreasonable or dangerous. Common injuries and violations include:
Depression or anxiety
Sexual harassment or assault
Wrongful or inappropriate care
Clogged Breathing Tubes
We understand the seriousness of such injuries. our representatives are available twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. If you cannot come to us, we will travel to you. We are dedicated to provide the best possible representation and receive quick financial recovery for a victim.
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit."
What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others
Attorney Fedor Kozlov is a founding partner and chief litigator for the Law Office of Fedor Kozlov, P.C. and North Suburban Legal Services, LLC. With 15 years of experience in personal injury law and business law Fedor is committed to bringing justice to suffering parties at any cost. His expertise in this field is informed by intimate insights into all stages of the damage claims process, from secretarial research to insurance adjustment to hard-hitting litigation. In a field where 90% of claims are settled before trial, Fedor consistently pushes for the best offer for all of his clients, and has seen over 10 trials with a judge in the last 5 years alone. Most personal injury attorneys would consider this a risky investment. Fedor's success, however, has shown the value in persistence, both for himself and his clients. He has seen awards that approach $500K, simply due to his refusal to accept a meager settlement in the short term. Fedor even takes cases from other attorneys and brings them all the way to trial. His tenacity makes him a rare attorney in the field of personal injury.
Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?
North Suburban Legal Services are heavily involved into pro bono services and helping the indigent.
What are your firm's strengths and style?
We are experienced litigators. We don't sign every client that walks into our door. But once we decided to represent a client, we will walk every step of the process with you, whether it is a simple settlement or a complex litigation. Therefore, initial consultation is the key. That is why our first consultation is free. We take our time and make sure that our clients feel comfortable when evaluating the merits of a matter. Once we decided there is a legitimate case, we will fight for you till the very end to achieve the best possible outcome.
Fedor Kozlov concentrates on representing clients in unemployment, employment, sexual harassment, wrongful termination and other labor-related matters.
Before founding the law firm, Mr. Kozlov worked at several different Chicago law firms. He received his externship experience at Cook County Office of Public Defender. Before becoming an attorney Mr. Kozlov developed excellent negotiation skills by volunteering at different non-for-profit organization.
Fedor Kozlov graduated Magna Cum Laude from Michigan State University, School of Law. He is now licensed to practice law in Illinois and Northern District of Illinois. He counsels individuals and companies on a wide variety of labor law aspects: discrimination and harassment; retaliation; wrongful termination; contract and severance negotiation; wage theft; non competition agreements. Mr. Kozlov also represents individuals and companies in unemployment dispute hearings before administrative law judges and Board of Appeals and has a significant winning record in these types of hearings.
Fedor Kozlov is a member of Chicago Bar Association and Illinois Bar Association and a founder of Association of Russian Attorneys in Illinois.
Bar Number: Northern District of
Illinois , 2010
Bar Number: 6301810
Illinois , 2009
Pjatigorsk State Linguistic University
Bachelors in linguistics
Masters in teaching
Michigan State University College Of Law
East Lansing, MI
Magna Cum Laude
Unemployment benefits representation for employees
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