Have You Been Injured? Millions of Dollars in Settlements & Awards Settled on Behalf of Our Clients

At McHargue & Jones, LLC, we fight aggressively for personal injury victims, and we are prepared to fight for you.

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Personal injury Lawyers in Chicago

The attorneys of McHargue & Jones, LLC have represented people who have been severely injured and family members of people who have died from their injuries. These tragic accidents have long-lasting and far-reaching effects on the injured person and their families. We recognize the significant and sensitive issues that our clients must deal with, and we strive to assist them in their recovery.

Fighting for the Rights of the Injured

Since 2000, we have helped individuals throughout Illinois recover compensation for their losses; winning millions of dollars on their behalves. We can assist you, too. Our aggressive attorneys can fight for the maximum compensation to which you are entitled as we navigate you through each stage of the process.

In fact, we are frequently hired by injured parties who have previously hired another firm that failed to aggressively and properly represent them. We have recovered millions of dollars for those we've represented over the years and look forward to seeking the highest settlement available for you and your family.

When you need someone on your side after an injury, contact McHargue & Jones, LLC at (312) 739-0000. We fight for employee rights in their time of greatest need.

Meet Our Attorneys

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    James P. McHargue

    Founding Partner

    Jim McHargue was born and raised in St. Charles, Missouri. Jim moved to Chicago and attended Loyola University in the early 1990s studying history and Spanish. He graduated cum laude in 1994. During law school at Chicago-Kent College of Law, he worked as a clerk in a law firm that focused on workers’ compensation and personal injury cases. Time spent with injured workers during law school proved to Jim that the community needed passionate attorneys to represent them in their time of need. Jim ...
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    Matthew C. Jones


    Matt Jones was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, where he currently lives. He attended DePaul University and graduated in 2003. Afterward, while attending Michigan State College of Law, he held various law clerk and summer associate positions focusing on litigation, including a summer law clerk position with the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. In law school, Matt was awarded the Jurisprudence Achievement Award in the following courses: Torts, Contracts II, Criminal Law, Bankruptcy, ...
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    Brenton M. Schmitz


    Chicago Personal Injury & Workers’ Compensation Lawyer Brent Schmitz is originally from Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and he attended the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Upon graduating, he moved to Chicago to study law in 2008. He received his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law in 2011. After his first year of law school, Brent started working as a clerk at the Law Offices of James P. McHargue, and he remained with the firm after becoming licensed in 2011. Brent represents clients in ...
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    Daniel R. Klosowski


    Dan Klosowski was born and raised in LaPorte, Indiana. He graduated summa cum laude from Valparaiso University in 2009. Then, he attended Chicago-Kent College of Law. He began working as a clerk for the Law Offices of James P. McHargue during his second year of law school. Following his graduation from Chicago-Kent and obtaining his law license in 2012, he practiced with a workers’ compensation law firm in the Chicago suburbs. In this position, Dan tried many cases at the Illinois Workers’ ...
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    Jeff Naffziger


    Jeff Naffziger grew up in the St. Louis suburbs and attended college at the University of Iowa, where he graduated with honors with an interdisciplinary liberal arts degree in Literature, Science, and the Arts in 1996. He moved to Chicago in 1997, worked as a mental health counselor for a year, and then attended Loyola University Chicago School of Law, graduating in 2001. Attorney Naffziger concentrates his practice on civil plaintiffs’ litigation in personal injury, medical malpractice, ...
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    Adam Rosner


    Adam Rosner was born and raised in the south suburbs of Chicago. For his undergraduate degree, he graduated from Millikin University in Decatur, IL. Following undergrad, he attended Northern Illinois University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and earned both his J.D. and MBA in a dual degree program. After his first year of law school, Adam clerked for the Honorable Judge Ronald J. White. Following his clerkship, Adam interned at the Department of Labor, Office of Solicitor in Chicago where ...

Settlements & Awards

Millions of Dollars Recovered

  • Slip, Trip & Fall Injury Confidential Settlement

    We successfully awarded bilateral knee surgeries and over a year in back pay for a woman who fell down a flight of wet stairs at work.

  • Machinery Accident $465,000

    We recovered $465,000 in future lost wages for a machine operator whose hands were trapped in a laminating machine.

  • Neck Injury $638,000

    We recovered $638,000 in future lost wages for a career ending injury to a union roofer.

  • Construction Accident $435,000

    We recovered $435,000 in future lost wages for a career ending injury to a construction worker.

Our Satisfied Clients

  • I will continue to recommend them to anyone needing help with workman's comp injuries.

    “I am very pleased with the care and attention I was given by Attorney Jones and staff. They were always quick to respond, attentive to my needs, and very thorough with all the details my case ...”

    - Penny Martens
  • he staff and Matthew Jones were great.

    “Great communication with handling my case. The staff and Matthew Jones were great and would definitely recommend their services.”

    - Peridot G.
  • From the bottom of my heart, thank you so much.

    “My experience with them was absolutely amazing. They are very good at what they do excellent service. Adam and Yasmin are the real deal. Thank you guys so much for working with me and helping me ...”

    - Barbara L.
  • Overall we are very, very happy with this law firm, and if you ever are injured on the job you definitely need to call McHargue & Jones.

    “Our experience with this law firm was excellent and we definitely would recommend them. Our attorney Brenton Schmitz was kind, caring and made sure we were well informed of the whole process along the ...”

    - Donna Keller
  • It was a process of patience and it also renewed my trust in attorneys.

    “The attorneys and staff at McHargue and Jones were WONDERFUL! They were attentive, available, and always ready to give an explanation to my concerns. I’ve had previous attorneys take advantage of my ...”

    - Cerritha Price

Why Hire Us

We Relentlessly Fight for the Compensation You Deserve
  • Millions of Dollars Recovered for Injured Victims
  • Nearly Two Decades of Experience
  • No Fees Unless We Win
  • Free Consultation, Available 24/7
  • Se Habla Español

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