Margaret A. Bentley


Margaret “Meg” works with clients throughout all phases of litigation, developing the most appropriate legal strategies. She has represented clients in a wide range of cases including workers’ compensation, transportation/trucking negligence, premises liability, subrogation, insurance coverage, automobile negligence, wrongful death, construction negligence and commercial litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Margaret gained significant experience in workers’ compensation defense and general insurance defense with two other respected Chicago firms. She has handled cases in both state and federal court.    

In her free time, Margaret enjoys running, practicing hot yoga, trying new restaurants, and attending concerts as well as spending time with her family, friends and dog.

DID YOU KNOW: I am a lover and advocate of all animals, including my dog, Remy.

  • Education:
    • J.D., DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 2003
    • B.A., Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1999
  • Professional Memberships & Associations:
    • Chicago Bar Association
  • Seminars & Presentations:
    • “Defending Workers’ Compensation Claims,” Artex Risk Services, October 2018
    • “Defending Workers’ Compensation Claims in Illinois,” National Interstate Insurance, Fall 2014

Chicago, Illinois 312-377-1501 | Schererville, Indiana 219-488-2590

Chicago, Illinois


Schererville, Indiana