Marc A. Taxman

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Chicago, Illinois

Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman, LLC
Marc A. Taxman
Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman, LLC

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability; view more

Licensed in Illinois since: 1988

Education: Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006, 2008 - 2024

Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman, LLC

225 W Wacker Dr
Suite 1650
Chicago, IL 60606 Visit website


Attorney Marc A. Taxman has been practicing personal injury law in Chicago, Illinois, for more than three decades. Mr. Taxman is a founding partner of Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman, LLC, and represents the injured and their families throughout the Chicago area. He handles matters involving medical negligence, premises liability, transportation negligence and wrongful death. 

An experienced trial attorney, Mr. Taxman has obtained major recoveries through settlements and verdicts. He is committed to protecting the right of his clients to fair compensation. His success has earned him recognition from the publication “The Best Lawyers in America” and the organization National Trial Lawyers, which included him on its “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” list. He has also been recognized by Leading Lawyers and received various other awards over the years. 

Devoted to continuing legal education, Mr. Taxman lectures on litigation and personal injury topics for groups, including the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association. He is also the author of articles and chapters for several legal publications and has served as a hearing officer and investigator for the Chicago Bar Association Judicial Evaluation Committee.

After earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Mr. Taxman received his law degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law. He holds licenses to practice law before the state courts of Illinois and Minnesota, the U.S. district courts for the northern, central and southern districts of Illinois, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff

Focus areas

Brain Injury, Construction Accident, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • 60% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20% Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 20% Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff

First Admitted: 1988, Illinois

Professional Webpage:

  • Illinois Super Lawyer Top 5% of Attorneys in Illinois
  • Recipient of the Jury Verdict Reporter Law Bulletin Publishing Company Trial Lawyer Excellence Award in 2012 and 2014
  • Member of The National Trial Lawyers top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Top 100 Verdicts in the County 2011 (#11)
  • Top Lawyers Personal Injury Lawyers 2005 as Published in the Crain’s Chicago Business
  • Top 100 Verdicts in the Country 2003
  • Recognized in the “Best Lawyers in America” for high caliber of work in the practice of Personal Injury Litigation
  • Illinois Leading Lawyers recommended by peer Attorneys
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Lecturer, Illinois State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Chicago Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (1 chapter)
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1995
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2010
  • Admitted to the US Supreme Court bear on January 10, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1989
  • Minnesota, 1989
  • Illinois, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1994
Educational Background:
  • University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Bachelor of Science, Major: Psychology, 1985

Office location for Marc A. Taxman

225 W Wacker Dr
Suite 1650
Chicago, IL 60606

Phone: 312-925-6693


18 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2006, 2008 - 2024

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