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Kenneth "Casey" Woodruff

Experienced. Tough. Driven. Woodruff Johnson & Evans
  • Workers' Compensation, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability
  • Illinois
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Experienced. Tough. Driven. Put these three words together and you have defined the lead attorney at the firm of Woodruff Johnson & Evans. Over the course of his career, Mr. Woodruff has handled thousands of injury claims, recovering millions of dollars for people who have been hurt. Through it all, Mr. Woodruff has fought tirelessly to prevent corporations and big insurance companies from trampling on the rights of working men and women. For instance, on 40 different occasions, Mr. Woodruff represented employees from the University of Illinois who were denied their workers’ compensation rights after suffering repetitive-work injuries to their wrists, elbows and shoulders. Many of these workers were hurt performing tasks such as cooking and cleaning. Mr. Woodruff fought back against the university, winning 99 percent of these cases. In a case close his heart, Mr. Woodruff was able to help a disabled woman who had been born with only one useable arm. After that arm was injured in a work-related accident, Mr. Woodruff was able to prove she was disabled from all gainful employment and obtained lifetime benefits for her, including medical. Mr. Woodruff also has assisted clients who have fallen on dangerous premises, who were victimized by drunken drivers and who were injured during childbirth. Leading American Attorneys has ranked Mr. Woodruff in the top 5 percent of worker’s compensation lawyers. He is the author of a number of articles on his chosen field and has presented talks on work-related injuries to organizations such as the Illinois Education Association, the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, United Food & Commercial Workers, the Service Employees International Union, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the Champaign County AFL-CIO, the International Boilermakers Union, Cigna Insurance, the United Auto Workers, the Will County Bar Association and several others.

Practice Areas
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Education
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
J.D. (1990)
Awards
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Professional Associations
Illinois State Bar Association
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Woodruff Johnson & Evans Law Offices
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Woodruff Johnson & Evans Attorney Blogs
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Amtrak Accident in Tacoma, Washington
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As long as there have been cars, there have been accidents.
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$4.7M Jury Verdict for Injured Firefighter
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Contact & Map
Aurora Office Of Woodruff Johnson & Evans
4234 Meridian Pkwy
Suite 134
Aurora, IL 60504
USA
Toll-Free: (866) 891-9211
Telephone: (630) 585-2320
Chicago Office Of Woodruff Johnson & Evans
203 N LaSalle Street,
Suite 2100
Chicago, IL 60601
USA
Toll-Free: (866) 891-9211
Telephone: (312) 980-3424
Fax: (312) 558-1461