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ARTURO JÁUREGUI

Arturo Jáuregui has been practicing law for 30 years. He earned his college degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and obtained his law degree from the University of Iowa College of Law.  Twenty years ago he founded the law firm “Jáuregui and Associates, P.C,” presently located at the Pilsen Law Center at 18th and Ashland in Chicago. In every case, with every client he represents, he brings a wealth of experience to the table. Along with his unique understanding of personal injury law, he offers an uncompromising defense for his clients. 

 

For the last 30 years, Arturo has represented thousands of people in federal and state courts and has helped them improve their lives with his advocacy.  His roots in the Latino Community run deep.  As a young attorney, he worked for MALDEF’s Chicago office, the premier civil rights organization dedicated to protecting and defending the civil rights of Latinos in the U.S. He spearheaded efforts in federal court to advance the voting rights of Latinos, and fought to eradicate discriminatory employment practices and to enhance educational opportunities for Latino children.  Arturo is fully bilingual in Spanish and English.  He is considered an expert on legal issues that affect the Latino Community, and is often called upon by the media for his commentary on and insights.      

 

Arturo believes in a simple principle: that you get the best results when you treat people with respect and dignity and work hard on their cases.  He and his law firm consistently get excellent results for their clients.  His experience in cases involving auto and work accidents, medical negligence and defective products cases is second to none. Through his advocacy Arturo has secured millions of dollars in compensation for his clients over the years.

 

Arturo is member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the Hispanic Bar Association of Illinois. He is a graduate of the Leadership for Greater Chicago. He has participated and conducted numerous radios shows on topics dealing with personal injury law, and legal issues that affect the Latino community.

 

Arturo is an avid promoter and patron of the arts and through his gallery, LaLuz, located in Pilsen, he exhibits works of established maestros as well as talented young artists. The Pilsen Law Center is also actively involved with and supports civic events and the work of nonprofit organizations in the Pilsen area.

 

Mr. Jauregui is a student of martial arts and a training member at, and past board member of,  Thousand Waves Martial Arts & Self Defense-Center in Chicago.

EDWARD J. SANTIAGO

Mr. Santiago has been practicing law in State of Illinois since 1986. He completed his undergraduate degree at Yale University in 1982 and received his law degree from DePaul University College of Law in 1986.

Mr. Santiago is currently a trial attorney with the law firm of Jauregui & Associates, P.C., where he has worked since 1998 specializing in complex, catastrophic plaintiff’s personal injury litigation. Prior to joining Jauregui & Associates, Mr. Santiago was a litigation associate at the national labor law firm of Seyfarth Shaw. He also previously worked as in-house counsel for the City Colleges of Chicago and the Chicago Board of Education Law Department.  As a newly-minted attorney, Mr. Santiago also worked in the Civil Appeals Division of the Illinois Attorney General’s office where he successfully handled numerous cases for the State of Illinois before the various state appellate courts and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Mr. Santiago aggressively manages his cases to win. His meticulous planning and preparation consistently brings successful results for his clients. Through his advocacy as a seasoned trial attorney, Mr. Santiago has successfully secured millions of dollars in compensation for his clients. As an example, he recently secured a substantial settlement in a medical negligence action involving a still birth delivery at a local hospital. He also recently concluded as complex products liability case and secured a substantial confidential settlement for an injured elderly client who was dropped from a defective floor lift at a nursing home. In addition to his litigation skills and experience, Mr. Santiago brings to the table extensive negotiating skills on behalf of his clients.

Mr. Santiago’s competitive nature is also in full display in his personal pursuits as well. He is an avid cyclist and is a regular at local and greater Chicago long-distance road cycling events. In 2015 and 2016, Mr. Santiago completed the Vuelta Puerto Rico, a three-day 375 mile endurance peloton around the island. He has also recently completed his first Gran Fondo Miami, a 100 mile peloton along the Florida Keys.

Mr. Santiago is fully bilingual in English and Spanish. He is married and has four adult children and three grandchildren.

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Pilsen Law Center

Pilsen Law Center
The Law Office of Attorney Arturo Jáuregui & Associates
312-422-1300
1545 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608

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