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Law Firm in Peoria, IL
309-340-4957

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About This Firm

Cassidy & Mueller is among the limited number of civil litigation firms which are included in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. The firm appreciates its recognition and looks to the future as a time when creative defense solutions, aggressively pursued, will result in the prompt and favorable disposition by trial or settlement of all but the most complex cases. The result oriented philosophy of the firm, and its success in pursuing that objective, have led to its frequent selection as lead regional counsel in involved multiple party and multi issue cases.

Future Commitment

Recognizing that "time is money" we pledge to our current clients, and those whom we will represent in the future, our continuing commitment to John Cassidy's admonition to "strike decisive blows" early.

The defense heritage of Cassidy & Mueller began in Europe in 1918 when a young law school graduate named John E. Cassidy was assigned to the Hartford Brigade during World War I. There he met and befriended members of the insurance and insurance claims industry. After the war Cassidy opened the first down state claims office for Aetna Casualty & Surety Company in 1921. Two years later he began a private practice with Aetna Casualty & Surety Co. and Hartford Insurance Group as principal clients.

Areas of Law

  • Coverage
  • Personal Injury
  • Commercial Lines
  • Personal lines and Fidelity Bond Cases
  • Product Liability
  • Strict Liability
  • Negligence
  • Warranty
  • Mass Tort
  • Environmental Cases
  • Physician, Hospital and Nursing Home Malpractice
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Personal Injury and Death
  • Property Damage
  • Defective Construction
  • Defective Materials
  • Performance Bond Cases
  • Contract
  • Tort Immunity
  • Civil Rights
  • Sex, Age and Race Discrimination Cases
  • Workers Compensation
  • Arbitration
  • Commission
  • Circuit Court
  • Appellate Court
  • Third Party Contribution Cases
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Fee Dispute and Estate and Trust Cases
  • Crossing
  • FELA and Labor Cases
  • Fiduciary Breach
  • Trust and Estate
  • Insurance Agents and Broker Realtors .
 

Peer Rating

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4.6 out of 5.0
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People at This Firm

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John E. Cassidy, Sr.
John E. Cassidy, Sr.
Member
(1896-1984)
John E. Cassidy, Jr.
John E. Cassidy, Jr.
Member
(1924-2003)
Associate
Associate

Firm Details

Year Established

1921

Firm Size

10

Clients

Addison Insurance Company, Archer Daniels Midland Co., Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Company, Carolina Insurance Cos., Caterpillar, Inc., Chicago Motor Club, Chrysler Corporation, Commercial Union Assurance Co., Dow Corning, Inc., E.I. DuPont DeNemours & Co., Farmland Insurance Co., Gallagher Bassett Services, Garlock Inc., Gates, McDonald Co., Grain Dealers Mutual Ins. Co., Grinnell Mutual Group, Illinois-American Water Co., Indiana Insurance Co., JLG Industries, Inc., Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., Massachusetts Mutual Ins. Co., McDonald's Corp., MedMarc Casualty Insurance Co., Merrell-Dow Pharmaceuticals, Inc., MetLife Auto & Home, Metropolitan Property & Casualty, Mt. Hawley/RLI Insurance Co., Nationwide Insurance Co., Occidental Petroleum Co., Parke-Davis & Co., Pekin Energy Company, Safeco Property & Casualty Ins. Co., Scottsdale Insurance Co., Selective Insurance Co., Squibb & Sons, Inc., St. Paul Fire & Marine Ins. Co., TCO Insurance Services, The Upjohn Company, Travelers Insurance Co., Twin City Fire & Casualty Insurance Co., United Fire Group, University of Illinois, Warner-Lambert Company/Pfizer and Zurich North America.

Contact Information

Firm Address

Cassidy & Mueller
323 Commerce Bank Building 416 Main Street,
Peoria, IL 61602
U.S.A.

Phone 1

309-340-4957 Call firm now

Phone 2

309-676-0591

Fax

309-676-8036

Email

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Office Information
323 Commerce Bank Building 416 Main Street,
Peoria, IL 61602

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