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Illinois Labor Law Attorneys



    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

  • Workers Compensation

  • Unlawful Discrimination

  • Wrongful Termination

  • Employment Contracts

  • Sexual Harassment



    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.
Main Office


1990 E Algonquin Rd
Ste 230
Schaumburg  IL  60173

Phone
  • 847-241-1299
  • 847-456-7769
Fax
  • 847-241-1166

Other Offices

  • Law Office Of Fedor Kozlov, P.C.
    1000 Essington Road
    Joliet,  IL  60435
Unemployment
Unemployment defense and labor law
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.
Nursing Home
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:

Bedsores
Unexplained fractures
Depression or anxiety
Sexual harassment or assault
Wrongful or inappropriate care
Unreasonable restraint
Sepsis
Clogged Breathing Tubes
Medication Errors
Death

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.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Fedor Kozlov

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.

License
  • Bar Number: Northern District of
    Illinois , 2010
  • Bar Number: 6301810
    Illinois , 2009
Education
  • Pjatigorsk State Linguistic University
    Masters , 1998

    Bachelors in linguistics


    Masters in teaching

  • Michigan State University College Of Law
    JD , 2009
    East Lansing, MI

    Magna Cum Laude

Videos

Unemployment benefits representation for employees

Articles Written

Illinois Unemployment Law: Overview of Basic Eligibility Rules

Created On: 06/20/2011

Although unemployment insurance is federally mandated, each state has its own rules about which employees are eligible for benefits. This article explains the eligibility rules for collecting unemployment in Illinois.  

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