Alan Boudreau, Partner
Attorney Alan Boudreau has dedicated his legal career to representing individuals
who are suffering occupational diseases and workplace injuries. Since
beginning his career, he has represented thousands of individuals before
the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission. He offers open communication
with clients because he knows the stresses that litigation can bring to
them. When working with Mr. Alan Boudreau, clients are put first and well
informed during each step.
Mr. Alan Boudreau graduated from Northern Illinois University College of
Law. After graduating, he was appointed Assistant Attorney General under
William J. Scott as well as serving under Attorneys General Tyrone C.
Fahner and Neil Hartigan for two terms. He then went on to work with Koutsky,
Boudreau, Lassen & Mason until it dissolved in 1998. After that experience,
he formed the law firm Boudreau & Beal and remained at the law firm
until he dissolved in in 2006. Now, he concentrates in personal injury
and workers’ compensation law at Boudreau & Nisivaco, LLC.
Mr. Boudreau is admitted to practice law in Illinois.
Mr. Boudreau is also active in educating the general public, unions and
the union’s members on current legal issues. He is proud to have
received the recognition and endorsement of major Midwestern labor union
leaders. For seven years, Attorney Boudreau appeared as a regular guest
host on “Ask a Lawyer,” a television program on Channel 26,
WCIU. On this program, he answers questions on various legal topics. Additionally,
he is a past contributor of occupational disease and workers' compensation
law articles to column "Ask A Professional" in the Chicago Tribune.
As an invited lecturer at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,
he addresses graduate students on issues related to vocational rehabilitation
counseling and ethics.
He is an active member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Workers'
Compensation Lawyers Association. Mr. Boudreau served on the Illinois
State Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Law Section Council during
the following years: 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007. Here, he co-chaired the
legislative committee. In addition, he lectured at the ISBA Law Ed Series,
which is a program of continuing legal education for attorneys.
AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Attorney Boudreau has been selected to the
Super Lawyers® list for the years 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010, an honor that
is reserved for only the top 5% in the state. He has achieved the highest
rating from Martindale-Hubbell® as a result of his ethical standards
and legal ability.
The AV® rating is the preeminent rating achievable only after admission
to the bar for ten years. The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Rating attests
to a lawyer's legal ability and professional ethics and reflects the
confidential opinions of the Bar and the Judiciary.