Daniel Edward Johnson

Daniel Edward Johnson

Senior Trial Attorney
Location:
McHenry, Illinois
Phone:
815-835-1177
Fax:
815-578-2619
Email:

Dan Johnson - Illinois Workers' Compensation Trial Lawyer

With a proven track record and a history of successful trial results, Dan Johnson is an attorney injured workers can trust to get the job done right.  Dan has secured millions of dollars for his clients and has experience representing client's in front of the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission, Circuit Courts and the Appellate Courts. 

Passionately representing injured workers throughout the state of Illinois, Dan strives to ensure his client's past, present and future interests are protected.  His natural ability to communicate and listen to client needs allows for a stress free experience while navigating the frustrating process of workers' compensation and personal injury.   Dan fights to secure a stable foundation for people who suffer life altering work injuries and personal injuries.  

After graduating with a double major from Arizona State University in 2008, Dan received his Juris Doctorate (JD) from Southern Illinois University in 2011.  On his spare time, Dan enjoys competitive road biking, golf, paintball and hiking. 

Dan's Noticeable Achievements Include:

- Experience litigating permanent and total disability cases in front of the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission and attaining awards worth millions of dollars.

- Successful mediation of a low impact motor vehicle accident claim for $400,000.00.

- Trial experience successfully representing those injured and diagnosed with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (otherwise known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome).

Areas of Practice

  • 60% Workers’ Compensation
  • 30% Personal Injury
  • 5% Medical Malpractice
  • 5% Premises Liability

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Education

  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2011
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois Bar Association, 2011 - Present
  • McHenry County Bar Association, 2013 - Present
  • Lawyer's Assistance Program, Volunteer/Student Mentor, 2014 - Present
  • McHenry County Chambers of Commerce, Volunteer/Charity Organization, 2017 - Present
  • McHenry County Young Professionals, Committee Member, 2017 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board, Chicago

Pro Bono Activities

  • McHenry Chamber of Commerce - Fiesta Days Charity Event Organizer, 2017 - Present
  • Lawyer's Assistance Program Lawyer/Student Mentor, 2015 - Present

Languages

  • English
  • American Sign Language