61-year-old ironworker injured back and shoulder lifting; no surgery; after trial commission awarded permanent total disability to receive workers compensation benefits for the rest of his life. 49-year-old hospital aid injured shoulder carrying surgical equipment; surgery denied by employer; after trial commission ordered respondent to authorize and pay for necessary surgery for the shoulder and pay all workers compensation benefits while petitioner off work. 50-year-old police officer injured knee tripping over parking lot abutment; employer denied claim refused to pay for surgery or workers comp benefits; after trial commission ordered employer to pay for necessary surgery and pay all workers compensation benefits. If you or a loved one have been injured through the negligence of another, call Vrdolyak Law Group, LLC. today to get the money and results you deserve. Call (773) 731-3313.

Julia Alcaraz

Attorney Julia Alcaraz joined The Vrdolyak Law Group as an attorney in 2018. Alcaraz concentrates her practice in civil litigation. Alcaraz earned her undergraduate degree from DePaul University in 2013 and earned her Juris Doctorate from The John Marshall Law School in 2016. During law school, Alcaraz served as a teaching assistant and received top grades in her Writing for the Practice of Law and Lawyering Skills IV: Drafting courses.

Prior to joining Vrdolyak, Alcaraz worked at a respected Chicago law firm defending employers from workers' compensation claims. Alcaraz also served as the firm's monthly workers' compensation newsletter editor.

Alcaraz is or was a member of the Chicago Bar Association ("CBA") and Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois ("HLAI"). Alcaraz is active in the community and serves or has served as the co-chair of the Young Lawyer's Section and the co-chair of the J.D. Mentors Section of HLAI.

Attorney Alcaraz resides in River North and is based out of the firm's Downtown Chicago office.

Attorney Alcaraz can be reached at
(844) 4-VLG-LAW.