News and Law Updates
Prior to August of 2015, there were certain “hard time” periods during which no driving relief could be granted for the person with a revoked driver's license. Fortunately for the revoked driver, Governor Rauner changed the laws in 2015, removing this hard time...read more
If you become injured as a result of a work injury in Illinois, the first benefit to which you will be entitled under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act will be medical treatment. Immediately after an injury, an employee is usually taken to an emergency room or a...read more
McNamara Phelan McSteen, LLC is proud to announce that Todd J. Polito is joining the firm as an associate attorney. Todd has been practicing primarily in Will County for the past five years, and will continue to do so in the areas of divorce and family law, as well...read more
On July 1, 2017, the State of Illinois will join a majority of states that calculate child support based on both parents' income (among other factors), instead of just the noncustodial parent’s net income. However, the new statute explicitly states that the new law...read more
The State of Illinois has adopted modified comparative negligence as the standard for recovery of damages in a personal injury case. Specifically, the Illinois statute provides: In all actions on account of bodily injury or death or physical damage to property, based...read more
Areas of Practice
Our experienced trial lawyers represent men and women injured in auto accident cases, premises liability cases, products liability matters, nursing home injury and medical malpractice cases. Over the years, our attorneys have obtained millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for our clients.
Family & Matrimonial
Our family law division is dedicated to the practice of family law, which includes matters involving child custody disputes, child support and visitation issues, orders of protection, paternity disputes, and post-divorce enforcement of settlement agreements.
Criminal Defense & DUI
The Law Firm includes two former Will County Assistant State’s Attorneys, one former Peoria County Assistant State’s Attorney, one former Will County Assistant Public Defender and one former Missouri Assistant Attorney General.
Our attorneys have a long history of representing employees in claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliatory discharge and wrongful termination.
Corporate & Banking
The Law Firm represents and advises large and small businesses in all aspects of corporate and business law.
Civil Litigation & Collections
If you are experiencing a problem and have nowhere else to turn, speak with our attorneys about potential civil remedies for individuals or businesses.
If you become injured on the job, you are entitled to benefits for those injuries regardless of fault or negligence. We provide a free consultation to discuss your rights under the Workers’ Compensation Act.
Social Security Disability
The Law Firm represents individuals who have been denied Social Security disability and Supplemental Security Income disability benefits.
Landlord & Tenant
Our Law Firm provides both landlords and tenants with a full range of legal services. At the beginning of the landlord-tenant relationship, we can draft or review leases, both commercial and residential.
Driver’s License Reinstatement
As anyone whose driver’s license has been suspended or revoked can attest, the State of Illinois can make it extremely difficult to obtain reinstatement of one’s driving privileges. It can be equally difficult to obtain a permit to drive to work, school or for medical treatment.
The Law Firm has a long history of helping homeowners with their residential real estate needs.
Wills, Estates & Planning
John Rossi represents clients in a broad range of estate planning and probate matters.