Michael K. Brandow

Michael K. Brandow

Peoria, Illinois

Practice Focus

Michael K. Brandow is an experienced trial lawyer with more than 16 years experience in Illinois Workers' Compensation and employer liability matters.

Mr. Brandow was an associate in the firm of Brady, Connolly & Masuda, P.C. which specializes in the defense of Illinois employers in workers' compensation and civil related matters.

Mr. Brandow has substantial workers' compensation experience having practiced before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission and Illinois Circuit and Appellate Courts. He has further practiced before the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Central District of Illinois and Southern District of Illinois.

Mr. Brandow has tried multiple cases before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission and has also successfully prosecuted cases through and including the Circuit and Appellate Courts of Illinois.

Professional Background

Mr. Brandow is active professionally as a member of the Peoria Bar Association.


Mr. Brandow graduated from Bradley University in Peoria and secured his law degree from John Marshall Law School in 1981.

Trial Results

Cochran v. Housing Authority of the City of Bloomington

Good v. City of Bloomington

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 1985


  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois - 1981
  • Bradley University - 1976

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Peoria Bar Association