Subrogation & Insurance Recovery

Insurers and policyholders throughout the nation trust Wiedner & McAuliffe, Ltd.’s well-respected subrogation and insurance recovery practice to protect their interests. Recognized as a preeminent Chicago law firm for workers’ compensation and fire loss subrogation, we have recovered millions of dollars for our clients through aggressive and proactive strategies. Our attorneys have substantial knowledge and experience in subrogation and strive to achieve an efficient and cost-effective subrogation recovery for each claim.

We provide unparalleled service in four main subrogation areas:

  • Commercial Property
  • Residential property
  • Automobile Insurance
  • Workers’ Compensation

We employ best practices to expedite and maximize recovery for our clients. We provide a timely and thorough cost/benefit analysis for each subrogation claim. We offer services on an hourly or contingent fee basis depending upon the client’s needs. Our attorneys recognize that resources must be used in a sensible and efficient manner that is appropriate for each respective claim.

In fire subrogation claims, we take steps within 24 hours of being notified of a claim to preserve the accident scene. This practice allows us to identify subrogation targets and avert the risk of evidence spoliation. We also move quickly to retain the appropriate experts and then participate in the scene investigation with them. Using these best practices, Wiedner & McAuliffe, Ltd. assists clients in increasing subrogation recoveries.