DATE POSTED 10. 08. 2015, By

Top reasons to contact Michael Bartolic when searching for ERISA lawyers in Illinois

Chicago, August 10 2015 – ERISA litigation requires experienced ERISA lawyers, so don’t let personal injury or employment lawyers talk you into having them represent you. For ERISA claims, Michael Bartolic and Michelle Roberts, ( will get you the results.

Hire a firm that has extensive expertise with ERISA. The complexity of the rules requires an attorney with ERISA claims experience, not simply a personal injury lawyer or an employment lawyer. Roberts Bartolic LLP have successfully represented individuals in ERISA claims and ERISA litigation. The firm advocates for individuals in ERISA disputes for all aspects of employee benefits: short term disability, long term disability, life insurance or accidental death, health insurance, retirement plans and deferred compensation and severance benefits.

Hire a firm where the principal is credited with educating other lawyers about ERISA. Michael Bartolic has earned the distinguished award by Super Lawyers magazine for his outstanding work in the field every year since 2012.

Hire a firm that has successfully represented all types of employees, including those in management, executive level positions or professionals. Michael Bartolic, as an experienced Short and Long Term Disability Attorney, can bring together the different segments of an ERISA claim to successfully represent you. He combines the legal interpretation of the contract itself, careful representation of medical condition, and perhaps most importantly the vocational perspective. Roberts Bartolic LLP knows, that when representing a management or C-level executive position employee, the focus has to be on the relationship between the vocational and medical evidence to fully represent the limitations in performing the unique duties of the occupation.

Hire a firm, period. Level the playing field. Individuals are at huge disadvantage in these complex cases.

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About Roberts Bartolic LLP

Michael Bartolic founded his firm in 2009, after he left a large, multinational law firm that practices ERISA litigation. Named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2012 and 2013, he was named a Super Lawyer for 2014 and 2015. Michael is a frequent speaker on topics relating to ERISA litigation and benefit claims.  He chairs the Chicago Bar Association Employee Benefits Committee, co-Chairs the American Bar Association’s Section of Labor and Employment Employee Benefits Committee Subcommittee on Benefits Claims, Vice Chairs the ABA Section of Taxation Employee Benefits Committee Subcommittee on Litigation, and is the immediate past Chair of the Illinois State Bar Association Employee Benefits Council. He is a contributing author to the treatise “Employee Benefits Law,” Third Edition, published by the American Bar Association and BNA. For more information visit:

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