Chicago, IL/Press/February 27, 2018 – J. Nicolas Albukerk, Founder and Attorney with Albukerk & Associates was selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America 2018-2019 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
The accomplishments attained by Mr. J. Nicolas Albukerk in the field of Legal Services, warrants inclusion into The Top Attorneys of North America.
“As a Trial Lawyer, Nick Albukerk has tried over 700 cases, in all types of litigation.”
Whether you or a loved one has been badly injured, charged with a crime, is being sued or needs an aggressive attorney to fight for them so that they are properly compensated after being ripped off or debilitated, Albukerk & Associates are the aggressive, honest attorneys that will see you through your legal crisis and give you the best chance to win your case. The firm is a Chicago based trial defense law firm, providing its legal services across Woodstock, McHenry County, Joliet, Kankakee & surrounding areas. There expertise is in police misconduct cases, medical malpractice, deliberate indifference, nursing home negligence and major wrongful death cases.
“Attorney Albukerk has earned himself a reputation as a formidable trial attorney that gets good results!”
Albukerk & Associates was founded by Nick Albukerk. Nick Albukerk has over thirty years of experience with every facet of litigation. Nick Albukerk has tried over 700 cases, and handled thousands of: medical malpractice, police misconduct, catastrophic personal injury cases, DUIs, misdemeanors, felonies, drug cases, rape and murder cases. In 1983, Nick Albukerk began his career at the Suffolk County, New York Medical Examiner’s Office where he assisted the medical examiner and learned a variety of forensic tools, processes and tests. In 1987 Nick Albukerk interned full time as an investigator with the Washington D.C. Public Defender’s Service. Lesson learned from these early teenage experiences: you cannot win your case without good facts; good facts only come with complete immersion into the case. That is why Nick Albukerk makes every effort to go to the scene immediately, preserve video and audio, talk to the witnesses, get statements, and understand every detail and nuance of your case. Since 2002 Nick has been in private practice where he has developed a reputation for zealous representation, creative thinking and excellent results in the Chicagoland legal community. His results on a variety of difficult cases speak for themselves. In 2011 he procured a jury verdict for the largest bladder injury case in State history; In 2013 he became the first attorney to win a sexually violent person case in the State after the law was revised to strip most rights from respondents; Also in 2013 he procured the largest nursing home settlement in McHenry County history. More recently, in 2017, he won a very rare victory against the Securities and Exchange Commission when he successfully defended against both a preliminary injunction and appointment of a receiver.
Mr. Albukerk is a graduate of Case Western Reserve School of Law. He is a member of Illinois State Bar Association. Mr. Albukerk has the highest Avvo rating from his past customers, recognized as Top Rated Lawyer and has consistently been elected a “Super Lawyer” by his attorney peers.”
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.