Jonathan E. Barrish

Jonathan E. Barrish


Office: IL – Chicago
T: 312.781.6603 F: 312.781.6630


Jonathan’s practice focuses on workers’ compensation, employers’ liability, employment law, construction and toxic tort litigation. He also handles general commercial litigation and business litigation matters. He has extensive experience before the Illinois Industrial Commission, the Circuit Court and the Illinois Appellate Court, and is a frequent lecturer for carriers and third-party administrators as well as self-insured employers on topics concerning Illinois workers’ compensation. Jonathan also provides training for managerial staff on how to manage post-accident investigations. He has also served as an expert witness on Illinois workers’ compensation law.


  • Michael Murphy v. US Foodservice, 07 IIC 1548
  • Michael Murphy v. US Foodservice, 07 IIC 1551
  • Cianci v. Safeco Insurance Company, 356 Ill. App. 3d 767, 826 N.E.2d 548 (2005)
  • Jose Garcia v. Four Seasons Hotel, 97 IIC 1046