Dwyer & Coogan is MOVING!

New Era, New Office View of new Office Building from Northwest Highway Relocation Plan Accelerated by COVID-19 In an effort to better serve our clients, Dwyer & Coogan is relocating its Primary office to the Northwest Suburbs. Our goal is to provide excellent legal services, achieve economic justice for our clients, and to [...]

2020-06-22T17:21:16+00:00News, Uncategorized|

Jim Coogan Talks Constitutional Law

Jim Coogan Joins The Ben Joravsky Show to Discuss Legal Issues This week, our own Jim Coogan joined The Ben Joravsky Show Podcast do discuss legal issues of the day. This is the latest in their series of segments entitled, "How Is This Legal?" In this episode, Jim and Ben discussed upcoming Supreme Court arguments, [...]

2020-04-26T16:29:42+00:00Uncategorized|

Legal issues and COVID-19

Coogan on the Ben Joravsky Show Talking COVID-19 Ben Joravsky hosts an informative and entertaining daily podcast discussing politics and the news of the day. Our Jim Coogan Speaks with Columnist and Host Ben Joravsky about the Courts and Elections Law in the COVID-19 Era The Ben Joravsky Show is a daily podcast [...]

2020-03-21T18:38:26+00:00Uncategorized|

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Dwyer & Coogan Serving Our Clients In this Moment of Uncertainty Firm Continues Operations The news regarding the novel COVID-19 coronavirus is disturbing and is rapidly evolving. In the past few business days, the country witnessed the Declaration of a National Emergency and the State of Illinois has issued wide-ranging restrictions on social interaction and [...]

2020-03-16T18:18:46+00:00Uncategorized|

Falls Can Hurt

Healthcare Staff Responsible for Falls From the Start Nursing patients are vulnerable and deserve protection. Experts Cite Training, Assessment, and Education as the way to Prevent Fall Injuries for Vulnerable Residents. The job for nursing staff to protect residents and patients begins right at admission. That is how the Director of Nursing expert [...]

Protect Your Rights

US House Passed the FAIR Act--Restricts Arbitration Law could Restrict Arbitration Clauses in Employment and Consumer Contracts Access to the Courtroom is the only real protection of your rights. This column has previously brought attention to the scourge of private arbitration contracts and how they restrict access to justice and unfairly tilt the [...]

2019-09-23T01:59:17+00:00Uncategorized|

What to Look For in a Great Personal Injury Lawyer

If you were injured because of someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to substantial compensation. In Illinois, that compensation usually includes money for economic losses, such as medical bills, as well as non-economic losses, such as pain and suffering. Since so much is at stake, it’s important to choose the right personal injury attorney. [...]

2019-07-11T15:51:43+00:00Uncategorized|

Heart Procedure Leads to Death

The Incident A 61-year-old woman with lung and heart problems went to University of Chicago Medical Center in 2014 for her increasing shortness of breath. The doctor did a catheter procedure to measure pressures in her heart and caused damage to the access artery in the groin. After an attempt to fix the artery [...]