Ridge & Downes - Attorneys at Law

Workers' Compensation

Protecting the rights of Illinois employees injured at work.

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Personal Injury

Representing people injured from auto and truck accidents, negligence, and medical malpractice.

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Working with Designated Legal Counsel, Daniel J. Downes, P.C., to protect the rights of injured railroad workers and whistleblowers nationally.

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Our Commitment to You

This may be the first time you have been injured or the first time you have needed to contact an attorney. With over forty years of experience representing injured people, Ridge & Downes will answer your questions, provide you with exceptional legal advice and guide you through each step toward a successful resolution of your claim.

We have built our reputation by providing aggressive and compassionate representation to working people. We will work diligently to bring you and your family the best result possible.

Please call us and allow us to answer your questions and help your family in this difficult time. 


  • LL1239 – Streator

    Streator | Date: April 27, 2015
    We look forward to meeting members in Streator at 5:30 p.m.
  • Trooper Lodge 41

    Darien | Date: April 29, 2015

    Looking forward to seeing you at the District 2 & 15 combined meeting.

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015
    Home Run Inn
    7:00 pm Dinner

    Meeting to Follow

  • Trooper Lodge 41- District 17

    Peru | Date: April 30, 2015
    We look forward to seeing you at District 17 FOP Meeting at the Right Spice Supper Club.

    Thursday, April 30th
    Dinner at 6pm


  • LL 124 - Channahon

    Channahon | Date: May 03, 2015
    We look forward to meeting members in Channahon at 10:00 a.m. 
  • Teamsters Local 371

    Rock Island | Date: May 04, 2015
    We are available for consultation at the Teamsters' Local 371 union hall in Rock Island on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • IAM Lodge 48

    Des Plaines | Date: May 06, 2015
    We look forward to meeting members in Des Plaines at 7:00 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of every month.





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