200 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Firm: Baizer Kolar P.C.
Baizer Kolar P.C. has been a practicing personal injury law firm in the Chicago area for over 35 years. Their reputation in the state is second to none, and they have some of the highest ratings in the area for their work in medical malpractice, wrongful death, car accident, and many more types of personal injury cases.
Between Bob Baizer and Joseph Kolar the years of experience they can bring to the table is incredibly valuable. They are willing to impart that experience directly to you, and all you need to do is call them and take advantage of our free consultations.
The track record in medical malpractice cases is long and highly successful. So if you're in need of representation, do not hesitate to call our Chicago offices today 312-772-4956.
Our offices are right in the heart of Chicago, within earshot of the wonderful Soldier Field, home to our beloved Chicago Bears. We've also got a wonderful view of Willis Tower, formerly known, and still commonly referred to, as Sears Tower; currently the second tallest building in the United States, and twelfth tallest in the world. Wherever you turn, there's bound to be a piece of American history for you to enjoy.
Bob has been practicing law since 1972. Robert attended college at the University of California at Berkeley and at the University of Illinois in Champaign, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in political science in 1969. In 1972, he earned a Juris Doctor degree at Northwestern University Law School, where he was a member of the prestigious Northwestern University Law Review. After working for a few years in prominent corporate law firms, he took a job as an Assistant State’s Attorney in Lake County, Illinois, where he prosecuted serious felonies, including murder and rape. In 1978 he decided to set up his own shop and began building toward working on multi-million dollar trials and settlements. A decade later, Baizer obtained the then-largest medical malpractice verdict in Illinois and later the state’s second largest pre-verdict medical malpractice settlement. He also won the largest verdict for the wrongful death of a teenager. In 2013, Bob won a $29.8 million verdict in a medical malpractice case involving a child with cerebral palsy.
Bob was a member of the Board of Governors of the American Association of Justice (formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America), the 40,000 member association of trial lawyers from every state, Canada, Australia and Great Britain. He served from 2004 until 2010. He has been a member of the Board of Managers of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association since 1998. Bob is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association and the Lake County Bar Association and was nominated by his peers in 2004 to the Leading Lawyers Network and has been named a Super Lawyer.
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