Dan Johnson

Top rated workers' compensation attorney in McHenry, Illinois

Taradash Johnson Janezic
Dan Johnson
Taradash Johnson Janezic

Practice Areas: Workers' compensation, Personal injury; view more

Licensed in Illinois since: 2011

Education: Southern Illinois University School of Law

Selected to Rising Stars: 2020 - 2023
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Taradash Johnson Janezic

908 S. IL Route 31
McHenry, IL 60050 Visit website


Daniel Edward Johnson is a senior trial attorney and shareholder with the Taradash | Johnson | Janezic Law Office in McHenry, Illinois. Focusing primarily on workers' compensation and personal injury.  Mr. Johnson represents the rights and entitlements of injured and disabled workers throughout McHenry County and the surrounding areas of the Chicago and Rockford metro regions. In addition, he handles serious personal injury claims arising from an accident caused by someone else's negligence or wrongdoing. 

Over the course of his more than eight years in practice, Mr. Johnson has achieved notable success advocating on behalf of those in need. Through his workers' compensation practice, he has recovered millions of dollars in permanent and total disability cases, including cases involving Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, or Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Equally effective in his personal injury practice, he has secured numerous substantial settlements and verdicts for his plaintiff clients, including many six-figure awards.

No matter the issues his clients are facing, Mr. Johnson provides compassionate counsel and personalized attention to his clients' matters, seeking to alleviate the fear and worry they may be experiencing about their unfortunate situations. At all turns, he has proven himself a devoted legal advocate who fights hard to secure a stable foundation on which his clients can begin to rebuild their lives after a debilitating injury or devastating loss.

Recognized for his exemplary professionalism and unwavering commitment to those he serves, Mr. Johnson has earned numerous accolades and awards from his peers, including recognition as one of the top workers' compensation and personal injury attorneys in his region.  Dan was recognized by the National Academy of Pesonal Injury Attorneys as a "Top 10 Under 40" premier personal injury attorney in Illinois.  He has also received many positive testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients. 

A 2008 graduate of Arizona State University, Mr. Johnson obtained his Juris Doctor from Southern Illinois University Law School in 2011. Along with practicing before all Illinois state courts, he has handled numerous cases before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission as well as before Circuit and Appellate courts throughout his region.

Active in his legal community, Mr. Johnson is a member of the Illinois and McHenry County Bar Associations.  Dan is a Committee Member of the McHenry County Young Professionals, and he volunteers for the McHenry County Chambers of Commerce.

Practice areas

Workers' compensation: claimant, Personal injury - general: plaintiff

Focus areas

Animal bites, Motor vehicle accidents, Personal injury - plaintiff, Slip and fall, Wrongful death, Dram shop laws, Construction accident, Brain injury, Trucking accidents, Premises liability - plaintiff

  • 70% Workers' compensation: claimant
  • 30% Personal injury - general: plaintiff

First Admitted: 2011, Illinois

Professional Webpage: https://www.taradashlaw.com/attorney/johnson-daniel-edward/

Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Lawyer's Assistance Program, Volunteer/Student Mentor, 2014 - Present
  • Lawyer's Assistance Program Lawyer/Student Mentor, 2015 - Present
  • McHenry Chamber of Commerce - Fiesta Days Charity Event Organizer, 2017 - Present
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • McHenry County Bar Association, 2013 - Present
  • McHenry County Young Professionals, Committee Member, 2017 - Present
  • Illinois Bar Association, 2011 - Present
Educational Background:
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, B.A., Bachelor of Arts, Honors: Dean's List, With Distinction, Major: Political Science, History

Office location for Dan Johnson

908 S. IL Route 31
McHenry, IL 60050

Phone: 815-472-9004


4 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2020 - 2023

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