Patrick Serowka (Attorney)

Patrick Serowka focuses his practice on workers' compensation and personal injury matters.
Summary

Patrick Serowka is recognized as an aggressive advocate for injured workers in Illinois. He has achieved notable victories at the Arbitration, Commission, Circuit, Appellate and Supreme Courts securing over $30 million on behalf of his clients.

Clients’ remark that Patrick:

  • Quickly resolves issues of weekly pay;
  • Personally keeps client’s informed of the “next step” in their case to lessen anxiety about the process and;
  • Has the trial experience and work ethic that separate him from the competition.
Experience

Before the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, Patrick has litigated hundreds of matters involving:

  • Undocumented workers
  • Parking Lot Falls
  • Spinal Cord Injury & Rehabilitation
  • Knee & Shoulder injuries
  • Hand, Arm & Elbow
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Ocular Trauma
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Vestibular Disorder
  • Occupational Exposure
  • Occupational acceleration of congenital disorders (ALS, Cancer)
Background

Patrick’s dedication to working men and women is inspired by his father’s career as a maintenance engineer/union official and his mother’s dedication as a nurse in helping others. His first job was as a short order cook at age 13. Thereafter, he worked in a variety of service and labor jobs which financed his college education. Prior to entering law school, he worked in business, insurance and finance.

EDUCATION

  • The John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2006
  • DePaul University, B.S., 1997

BAR / COURT ADMISSIONS

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Will County Bar Association

Email: pserowka@romakerlaw.com

Phone: (312) 988-0324

Fax: (312) 345-1940