Paul Krauter is the managing shareholder of Roddy Law, Ltd. In addition to managing the firm Paul represents a variety of clients in workers’ compensation cases throughout Illinois. He has extensive Appellate experience and has handled cases before the Illinois Appellate and Illinois Supreme Courts. Paul is one of the leading experts in the state of Illinois on the establishment and approval of Section 8(a) physician panels, which allows employers and employees to collectively bargain an exclusive list of physicians for medical treatment. Paul is a frequent lecturer and educator providing seminars to various clients and trade groups regarding workers’ compensation related topics.
Paul is an avid runner and enjoys participating in endurance sports. He has completed multiple marathons and ultramarathons ranging in distances from 50K to 100 miles. He believes the focus and preparation that is required to complete an ultramarathon can be applied to his daily practice of the law. He also enjoys spending timing with his family and traveling.
The John Marshall Law School, J.D.
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, B.A.
Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association
Basic Aspects of the Workers’ Compensation Act- Chapter 1 of the ICLE practice handbook.
• 2015 Westfield Insurance Golden Gavel for outstanding advice and counsel
• 2016 Westfield Insurance OARS award for resolution through innovation.
• 2017 Westfield Insurance Golden Gavel for outstanding legal value innovation