Margaret (“Meg”) Bentley is a Partner in the firm’s Chicago office where she handles matters related to Workers’ Compensation and General Liability.
Margaret has more than 16 years of experience working as a Civil Litigator handling insurance defense cases involving large multi-party actions with multi-million dollar exposure. Prior to joining the firm, she worked as an Associate Attorney at several prominent Chicago firms where she represented clients in a wide range of cases including workers’ compensation, transportation/trucking negligence, premises liability, automobile negligence, wrongful death, construction negligence, insurance coverage, subrogation, and commercial litigation. She has successfully litigated and tried numerous workers’ compensation cases on a multitude of issues throughout Illinois. She has also handled cases in both state and federal courts.
Margaret received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Miami University (Ohio) and then went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from DePaul University College of Law.