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Arnold G.Rubin

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Arnold G. Rubin, Rubin Law Group, Ltd., concentrates his practice in the area of workers’ compensation law. Mr. Rubin is a graduate of Northwestern University (1975), and received his law degree from IIT-Chicago Kent College of Law (1978). Mr. Rubin has served as Chairman of the Industrial Commission Committee of the Chicago Bar Association (1989 to 1990). He was a member of the Board of Managers of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (1992 to 2005). He is past President of the Workers Compensation Lawyers Association (1993) and served on the Board of Directors for that organization from 1994 through 2001. He has authored various articles for the Illinois Bar Journal and Illinois Trial Lawyers Journal. He has lectured for the Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and Illinois State Bar Association on various topics involving workers’ compensation.

Mr. Rubin has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 1995 and a member of Leading Lawyers since 2003. He has been selected in the 2006 through 2013 Illinois Super Lawyers magazine. Mr. Rubin is also recognized as AV® Preeminent™ rated in the 2013 Edition of the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. The AV® Preeminent™ rating is the pinnacle of professional excellence earned through a strenuous Peer Review Rating process that is managed and monitored by the world’s most trusted legal resource, Martindale-Hubbell®. Martindale’s Peer Review Ratings attest to a lawyer’s legal ability and professional ethics, and reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary. Mr Rubin has been named as the #1 Workers’ Compensation Lawyer in Illinois from 2009 to present, based upon the surveys conducted by Leading Lawyers. He was also named as the "Workers’ Compensation Lawyer of the Year" by The Best Lawyers in America© for 2011 and 2015.

Catherine K. Doan

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Catherine Krenz Doan is a partner with Rubin Law Group, Ltd. She concentrates her practice in the area of workers’ compensation law. Ms. Doan graduated from the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse with highest honors and received her law degree from IIT-Chicago Kent College of Law magna cum laude.  She is a member of the Order of the Coif. While in law school, Catherine was a notes and comments editor for the Chicago Kent Law Review. She has authored various articles for the IICLE, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, and the Illinois State Bar Association. She has also participated in seminars for IICLE. Ms. Doan is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association, the Chicago Bar Association, and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.