Practice Areas

Health Law, Licensing and Litigation practice areas: Personal Injury, Professional Regulation and Licensing, Medical Malpractice, and Worker’s Compensation. 

Michael V. Favia & Associates is a full-service health law firm with a focus on the health, wellness and the healthcare industry. From personal injury to worker’s compensation and medical practice cases, our firm has the resources and relationships necessary when it matters to getting you the winning results. We represent doctors, nurses and a variety of healthcare professional and organizations with all their regulation and licensing needs.

Personal Injury

Michael V. Favia & Associates is a local, Chicago personal injury law firm with a reputation of successfully representing individuals and families involved in personal injury or wrongful death accidents. Our team of lawyers and investigators have over fifty years of combined experience in personal injury cases. We pride ourselves on providing each client with special, personal attention to their case.  See our Personal Injury page for more.

Professional Regulation and Licensing

Attorney Michael V. Favia served as an Illinois Assistant Attorney General, and subsequently as the Chief of Medical and Health Related Prosecutions for the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation – now known as the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) – for 8 years. He has extensive experience in legal matters regarding Illinois Professional Regulation and Licensure and was Chair of the Illinois State Bar Association’s Health Care Section Council. See our Professional Regulation and Licensing page for more.

Medical Malpractice

Attorney Michael V. Favia was Chief of Medical and Health Related Prosecutions for the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation for 8 years.  He also served as Chair of the Illinois State Bar Association’s Health Care Section Council.

During his time at the Department of Professional Regulation he became intimately knowledgeable about the operations of the Department and health law in general.  In addition to heading the Department’s staff of legal counsel, he also used the invaluable knowledge he gained as a medical malpractice attorney to publish articles in legal journals and give lectures to assist health professionals in effectively dealing with the Department and medical malpractice law. See our Medical Malpractice page for more.

Worker’s Compensation

Workers’ compensation law, especially Chicago workers’ compensation and Illinois workers’ compensation, are Attorney Michael Favia’s focus.

Attorney Michael Favia is an outstanding Chicago workers’ compensation lawyer. His knowledge of workers’ compensation law has been accumulated through 25+ years of practice. His keen understanding of Illinois workers’ compensation law gives this Chicago workers’ compensation attorney an advantage in planning strategies to win your case. See our Worker’s Compensation page for more.