Michael Bantz joined the firm in 2013 and has a primary area of practice in workers’ compensation, representing employers in central and southern Illinois out of the firm’s Champaign office. Michael is a frequent contributor to the firm’s blog and regularly provides seminars throughout the state to employers, insurance carriers, claims handlers, agents, and HR representatives. Michael consistently obtains favorable litigation results for the firm’s clients and recently prevailed before the Illinois Appellate Court in Michael Murray v. Williamson County Sheriff’s Dept.
Michael volunteers with the Champaign-Urbana 1-to-1 mentoring program. He is also an avid tennis fan, USTA team captain, and member of several local tennis leagues.