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. 



  • Troopers Lodge 41, D-8

    Peoria | Date: November 20, 2014
    We Look forward to seeing you at the D-8 FOP Meeting

    Thursday, November 20th
    Barrack's Cater Inn Banquet Center
    Peoria, IL
    Social at 5p.m. and Dinner at 6p.m.
    Meeting to Follow
  • IAM Lodge 48

    Des Plaines | Date: December 03, 2014
    We look forward to meeting members in Des Plaines at 7:00 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of every month.
  • Teamsters Local 179

    Joliet | Date: December 04, 2014
    We are available for consultation at the Teamsters' Local 179 union hall on the 1st Thursday of every month from 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.
  • Teamsters Local 371

    Rock Island | Date: December 11, 2014
    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.
  • Teamsters Local 627

    Peoria | Date: December 15, 2014
    We are available for consultation at the Teamsters' Local 627 union hall in Peoria on the 3rd Monday of every month from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.





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