Dean Caras

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Chicago, IL

Dean Caras and Associates
 | 320 W. Illinois, Suite 2112
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: 872-225-3456
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007
Licensed Since: 1985
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (60%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Greek,
  • Russian,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Attorney Dean Caras is the founder of Caras Law Group in Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Caras focuses his practice on personal injury, plaintiff sexual abuse and whistleblower law, representing clients in Chicago and throughout Cook County.

Mr. Caras has been licensed to practice law since 1985 and has more than 30 years of experience. He is admitted to practice in Illinois and New York as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and the Supreme Court of the United States.

After earning a bachelor’s degree in international studies from American University, Mr. Caras received his law degree from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law. Over the course of his career, he has litigated cases involving automobile accidents, civil rights, medical malpractice, railroad injuries, workers’ compensation and wrongful death. He has obtained numerous successful verdicts and settlements for his clients.

Mr. Caras is a member of professional organizations, including the St. Ignatius Law Society and the Illinois State Bar Association. He also serves on the board of directors and the board of managers of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and is a judicial evaluator for the Illinois State Bar Association.

Recognized for his accomplishments, Mr. Caras has been named one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” by The National Trial Lawyers. He also received a “Top 10 Attorney Award” from the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (60%): Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents

Personal Injury - Products (10%)

Civil Litigation (10%)

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (10%)

Workers' Compensation (10%)

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 1 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2007

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About Dean Caras

Admitted: 1985, Illinois

Professional Webpage: https://www.deancaras.com/attorneys/

Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Super Lawyers - Chicago, 2007

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2000
  • U.S. District Court, South District of New York, 1992
  • New York, 1986
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District Court of Illinois, 1985
  • Illinois Bar, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • State record 1.6 million verdict for retaliatory discharge firing

Educational Background:

  • American University, B.A., International Studies, 1982
Office Location for Dean Caras

320 W. Illinois
Suite 2112
Chicago, IL 60654

Phone: 872-225-3456

 

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Last Updated: 7/10/2018

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