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The Law Offices of Ross J. Peters, Ltd. is available for consultation and representation in mediation, arbitration, negotiation and litigation matters relating to employment issues. The firm's cases include claims based on sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability and retaliation. The firm also handles wage and hour matters, suits for commissions and claims under employment agreements. The firm practices in federal and state courts as well as at the EEOC, the Illinois Department of Human Rights and other state and local agencies. The firm also practices in the areas of personal injury, workers' compensation, business disputes, and litigation.
Hourly Rate: $300 - 450/hour - matters also handled on contingency fee basis.
Retainer: Varies based on nature of case and other circumstances.
Year of Birth: 1954
Law School: Northwestern University School of Law,J.D., 1980
Undergraduate School: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.A., 1976
Undergraduate School Honors/Involvement: Highest honors (graduated in upper 3% of the class)
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
American Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Additional Office Locations:
33 N County St Ste 402
Waukegan, IL 60085-4321
The Waukegan office is located directly across of the Lake County Courthouse on County Street. There are parking lots on County Street near the office. The Chicago office is located at the southeast corner of LaSalle Street and Hubbard. There is a parking lot directly across of the office.