An Honest & Personal Approach to your Legal Matters
Our firm has recovered
hundreds of thousands in injury money.

Herrera Law Center is a Chicago-based law firm dedicated to representing working men and women who have sustained a wide-variety of injuries. We handle cases throughout the northern part of the State of Illinois including Chicago and the neighboring Counties (DuPage, Will, Lake, Kane and Winnebago).

If you have sustained an injury or been involved in an accident, you may be entitled to compensation and other benefits. These may include the right to seek medical care, the right to receive weekly compensation if you are temporarily disabled and the right to receive compensation for your injuries.

The months following a serious injury can be a very difficult and frustrating time, both physically and financially. You deserve to be represented by a compassionate and knowledgeable lawyer who can alleviate the stress while your matter proceeds through the legal process.

Nature of Accidents


Ankle/Foot Injuries -- Shoulder Injuries -- Soft Tissue Injuries

Carpal Tunnel

Fractures -- Spinal Injuries -- Burns -- Permanent Disfigurements

Hand and Wrist Injuries

Knee Injuries -- Tendon Tears -- Total Knee Replacement

Our Location

We are conveniently located on the Northwest side of Chicago in the Portage Park neighborhood just north of Six Corners.

Open Monday - Friday
8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturdays by Appointment Only

Our offices are located inside The Four Two Five Two Building, a vibrant and stylish business center.

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We are walking distance from the Blue Line near the Montrose stop. We also offer free parking on-site; reserved strictly for our clients.

Joel Herrera, JD

Joel Herrera is a native Chicagoan and founder of Herrera Law Center LLC.  Joel has been representing injured workers throughout the State of Illinois since 2003.  He has successfully prosecuted cases before the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, the Circuit Courts and the Illinois Appellate Court.  Aside from being an experienced litigator, Joel is also an accomplished negotiator.  He obtains millions and millions of dollars yearly on behalf of his clients via settlements.

State of Illinois
United States District Court, Northern District

Illinois Workers Compensation Association
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois

Northern Illinois University – College of Law, JD
University of Illinois – B.A.