John J. Budin

Budin Law Offices

One North La Salle Street
Suite 2165
Chicago, Illinois 60602

John Joseph Budin’s legal career began in the area of criminal law as a prosecutor for the Criminal Division in the Cook County, State Attorneys Office. After serving as a prosecutor for the State Attorneys Office Mr. Budin then shifted his focus from criminal law to personal injury and began The Budin Law Offices located in downtown Chicago. Having over 20 years of trial experience and a 97% success rate litigating lawsuits to verdict and settlement Mr. Budin has handle a wide variety of cases including but not limited to: car accidents, aviation accidents, medical malpractice, workers compensation, traumatic brain injury, construction accidents, and many others forms of personal injury.

To resolve complex personal injury cases Mr. Budin uses his knowledge of medical conditions, in-depth case evaluation, and detailed preparation and examination of evidence to get the majority of compensation for his clients. As a skilled Chicago personal injury attorney Mr. Budin has earned the respect from his peers and adversaries through aggressive trial work, arbitration, and mediation.

At the Budin Law Offices our clients are always provided with the personal attention that they deserve. All calls are returned within 24 hours and each member of our staff has legal training up to at least the level of paralegal. Making the client feel comfortable and answering all their questions is what sets us apart from other personal injury law firms. We can present the personal injury case in full value to insurance companies and a judge or jury because of our extensive understanding of medicine and medical conditions.

We will always reduce our contingency fee to ensure that the victim receives the majority of monetary compensation awarded from their case. This is our policy and we abide by this even if it is a small $5,000.00 workers compensation claim or a large $5,000,000.00 car/truck collision. Our goal is to make the processing of each claim as stress free and productive as possible for our clients. Sometimes this requires paying off outstanding medical bills and clearing up your credit. We take pride in referrals from past clients and fellow attorneys, this drives us to always make sure our clients are satisfied with the outcome of their case.


Bar Admissions:

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


  • DePaul University, J.D., 1985
  • Northeastern Illinois University, B.A., 1981


  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Associations