Lawyer-JudyNash_tnJudy Nash has been an associate attorney with the firm since 2005. She has over 25 years of experience in workers’ compensation litigation defense. She began her career as assistant corporation counsel for the workers’ compensation department for the City of Chicago. She has extensive experience in the representation of insurance carriers, third-party administrators and municipalities in various industries including waste management, health care, retail and manufacturing. Ms. Nash has counseled insurance clients on workers’ compensation issues, medical management of claims and the preparation for trial. Ms. Nash has consistently obtained positive litigation results involving complex workers’ compensation disputes as a result of detailed preparation for litigation from the initial investigation and analysis to expert medical testimony and pre-trial resolution of key issues prior to trial. Ms. Nash also has experience in workers’ compensation appellate practice.

Bar Admissions

1980 Illinois
1981 U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit
1994 U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois


1980 Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois Juris Doctor
1977 Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois Bachelor of General Studies with Honors

Past Employment Positions

1998 – 2000 Planek, Fitzgerald & Cross, Chicago, IL, Senior Trial Attorney
1993 – 1998 Law Offices of Stuart Pellish, Chicago, IL, Trial Attorney
1991 – 1993 Hugh J. McCarthy and Associates, Chicago, IL, Associate Attorney
1987 – 1993 CrimeBooks, Inc., Wilmette, IL, Chief Financial Officer
1981 – 1984 City of Chicago, IL, Assistant Corporation Counsel

Workers’ Compensation Venues

Judith A. Nash attends the following Workers’ Compensation Hearing venues;

Waukegan Lake County

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Areas of Practice

General Insurance Defense
Workers' Compensation Defense


Phone:(312) 422-0550
Fax:(312) 422-1825