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The Blake Horwitz Law Firm is focused on advocating for our clients. We represent individuals, businesses, and professionals in complex litigation involving civil rights, employment, sex abuse, personal injury, and criminal matters. Since 1991, we have prosecuted hundreds of cases and achieved record results for our clients.
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Our Practice Areas include:
- Civil Rights
- Complex Litigation
- COVID-19 Whistleblower
- Corporate Law
- Criminal Defense
- Employment Discrimination
- Family Law
- Firearm Rights
- Fire Department Misconduct
- Personal Injury
- Police Misconduct
- Police Officers-Whistleblowers
- Sexual Abuse
- Sexual Abuse in the Archdiocese of Chicago
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$28 Million Against City of Chicago For Police Brutality And Excessive Force
In 1999, attorney Blake Horwitz won a verdict from a federal jury awarding Joseph Regalado $28 million for debilitating injuries he suffered from Chicago police officers—this was and remains the largest verdict ever obtained against the City of Chicago for police brutality and excessive force.
The Largest Priest Sex Abuse Settlement In The Country
In March of 2019, The Blake Horwitz Law Firm reached the largest out-of-court settlement with the Chicago Archdiocese on behalf of John Doe, who as a minor was sexually assaulted numerous times by former Reverend John Calicott. As reported by the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, this settlement is the largest recovery in the U.S. for an individual who was sexually abused by a priest.
Blake Horwitz interviewed by Dr. Phil
A case involving COVID-19 safety practices in hospitals.
We have Experience
In 2010, attorney Blake Horwitz effectively put an end to racial profiling within the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department, which was specifically targeting Latinos
In 2016, The Blake Horwitz Law Firm filed a federal civil rights lawsuit on behalf of Randall Brown, whose beating at the hands
In 2015, The Blake Horwitz Law Firm filed a federal civil rights lawsuit on behalf of the estate of Chris Anderson, a black