Bruce is the Managing Partner of the firm's Champaign office and past chair of the firm's statewide Workers' Compensation Practice. He concentrates his practice in the areas of workers' compensation, third-party defense of employers, and employment law. With extensive experience before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission, Bruce has defended employers in thousands of cases during the course of his career. As a result of his experience and success, his services are sought by self-insureds, insurance carriers, and TPAs.
Bruce served as a technical advisor to the combined employers group in the negotiations which culminated in the 2005 revisions to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Act. He worked as a technical advisor to the Illinois Chamber of Commerce as well as with a number of Illinois legislators and state agencies in the process that resulted in the 2011 Amendments to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Act. In 2015, he was appointed to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission's Rules Review and Revisions Committee.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Bruce Bonds