Gary Klages went above and beyond what most attorneys would have done for me. I highly recommend him.
- Rhoda S. - Palatine, IL
Construction Accident ... $2.3 Million
Truck vs. Pedestrian ... $2.0 Million
CTA Bus vs. Pedestrian ... $1.75 Million
Motorcycle vs. SUV ... $1.0 Million
Truck vs. Pedestrian ... $1.0 Million
Medical Malpractice ... $825,000
Slip/Trip & Fall ... $800,000
Ski Injury ... $600,000
Auto Accident ... $475,000
5 Motorcycle Collisions ... $250,000 - $350,000
Electrical Shock ... $250,000
Dog Bite ... $167,000
Train Accident ... $128,500
Truck vs. Auto ... $879,000
Mark has been practicing civil litigation for over 10 years. During this time, he has proudly represented individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of others. Mark has successfully tried many civil jury trials to verdict, and has handled numerous arbitrations and mediations throughout Illinois.
Mark received his BA in Urban Affairs from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He later earned his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School, where he served as a staff editor on the Law Review. Mark is admitted to the Illinois Bar, and is also a member of the Federal Trial Bar of the Northern District of Illinois. As well, he is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association.
When not working, Mark enjoys traveling and volunteering. He is a certified mentor with the HOPE for Prisoners Program, where he helps individuals transition back into society from prison.
Shelly Kolassa is Mark's assistant.
We serve clients throughout Chicagoland including: Chicago, Arlington Heights, Aurora, Berwyn, Cicero, Des Plaines, Harwood Heights, Joliet, Maywood, Mount Prospect, Niles, Norridge, Glenview, Morton Grove, Naperville, Northbrook, Palatine, Park Ridge, Rosemont, Schaumburg, Schiller Park, Skokie, and other communities in Cook, Lake, Will, DuPage and all other counties in Illinois.