MICHAEL R. RADAK

Chicago, Illinois

Partner

Phone (312) 704-6700
Fax (312) 704-6777
Email mradak@lglfirm.com

Michael Radak has extensive experience in the areas of personal injury and insurance defense law, including automobile accidents, construction, premises liability, wrongful death, medical malpractice defense and Dram Shop.  He has successfully defended a number of arbitrations and trials.  Of note, he participated in the trial and successful defense of a personal injury lawsuit in which the plaintiff sought over $20 million in damages.  He has also worked in the areas of personal injury and class action litigation.  Mr. Radak is a member of the National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association, Chicago Bar Association,  Defense Research Institute, and the Illinois State Bar Association.  He received his Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law, where he focused his studies in the areas of Intellectual Property and Criminal Law.  He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign with a major in History.  Mr. Radak is admitted to practice before the Illinois Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice:
Personal Injury – Defense
Construction Injury – Defense
Dram Shop – Defense
Slip and Fall – Defense
Motor Vehicle Accident – Defense
Commercial Insurance
Insurance Subrogation
Products Liability – Defense
Medical Malpractice – Defense

Litigation Percentage:
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:
Illinois, 2003
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois

Education:

DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
J.D.

University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, Illinois
B.A.

Honors: Dean’s List
Major:  History

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois Defense Counsel
Defense Research Institute
Member, National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association
Illinois State Bar Association

Past Employment Positions:
Busse & Busse P.C., Associate Attorney, 2003 – 2005
Richard Mallen & Assoc., Law Clerk, 2000 – 2002

Recent representative achievements for Michael