Nolan Law Group

At Nolan Law Group, our experienced attorneys handle a variety of legal matters, including aviation accidents, traumatic brain injuries, pharmaceutical litigation, medical negligence, product liability and other serious personal injuries. We are also known as the wrongful death law firm Chicago victims’ families turn to when they need a legal professional to advocate for their rights.

Nolan Law Group is a Chicago-based law firm that concentrates on cases involving wrongful death and serious personal injury as a result of aviation disasters, vehicular collisions, work-related accidents, unsafe premise conditions, unsafe products and medical malpractice. The firm’s unwavering pursuit of justice and willingness to take on the complex cases has led us into two unique areas – Aviation law and Traumatic Brain Injury law. For more than 30 years, Nolan Law Group has represented the rights of injured individuals and fought for justice on their behalf.

Nolan Law Group’s aviation accident attorneys are highly knowledgeable in the language, processes and inner workings of the federal and international agencies responsible for investigating air disasters and regulating air carriers. Our experience in negotiating this complex set of rules and laws that govern the airline industry gives Nolan Law Group a tremendous advantage when preparing clients’ cases for trial. It is our complete understanding of this vast and ever-changing industry that allows our aviation lawyers to achieve such amazing results. In just three of our most recent cases involving aircraft accidents, Nolan Law Group has obtained more than $150 million in verdicts and settlements. We are extremely proud of the results that we obtain for our clients and know that our work helps make the skies safer for everyone.

Nolan Law Group has litigated brain injury cases in courtrooms around the country from the state court in New York City to the federal court in Los Angeles. With numerous settlements and verdicts each in the millions of dollars, our attorneys enjoy a national reputation as leading brain injury victim advocates.

Donald J. Nolan is a nationally-acclaimed lawyer and founder of Nolan Law Group which has become one of the nation’s most prestigious and well-recognized plaintiff firms. In the area of aviation law, Donald Nolan has represented the rights of victims and families in air disasters around the world. His work has led to the redesign of several safety systems and defective components of major commercial and general aviation aircraft. In the course of his career, he has been appointed as Lead Counsel and to leadership positions in a multitude of air crash cases in state and federal courts throughout the country. While he has consistently been named to the Bar Register of Pre-eminent Lawyers and has been named a Leading American Attorney in Personal Injury Law, a distinction less than 6% of practicing attorneys can claim, he considers the creation of the firm itself and establishment of an experienced, competent & well-versed staff as the hallmark of a career dedicated to clients needs. 

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Ryan Nolan
Nolan Law Group
20 N. Clark Street, Suite 3000
Chicago, IL 60602