Tabak Team Collage

Recently not one, but four members of the Tabak Law team have been featured as rising stars by the Milwaukee-based BizTimes business journal. Alex Eichhorn, Lauren Zwirlein, Monica Irelan Karas, and James Brzezinski all earned their place as a 2022 Rising Star in Law. Let’s take a look at each of these amazing attornies, see who they are, and check out some quotes about them.

2022 Rising Stars in Law

Alex Eichhorn

Rising Star: Alex Eichhorn

Years of Experience: 10
Undergrad Degree: UW – Milwaukee
Graduate Degree: Marquette University

Worker’s compensation is Alex’s specialty. He focuses on helping and advocating for people who have become injured or ill due to their employment. If you need help with worker’s compensation, you will be in good hands with Alex.

“Alex is undiscriminating in the individuals he helps and often achieves results that result in considerable compensation for those who are the most in need.”

Lauren Zwirlein

Rising Star: Lauren Zwirlein

Years of Experience: 10
Undergrad Degree: University of Minnesota
Graduate Degree: Marquette University

Lauren currently manages the Social Security disability division at Tabak Law, but she also has experience in worker’s compensation as well. Those in need of help with their disability claim will receive expert-level service from Lauren.

“Lauren Zwirlein is a zealous advocate for individuals seeking assistance with their social security needs. She is perceptive and intelligent, with a keen understanding of the law, all the while remaining compassionate and empathetic to her clients and staff.”

James Brzezinski

Rising Star: James Brzezinski

Years of Experience: 13
Undergrad Degree: UW – Oshkosh

Graduate Degree: Marquette University

Jim has a long history of handling veterans benefits and has even worked in the Department of Veterans Affairs. Now he’s on the other side, working to help you get the benefits that you deserve at our Veterans Benefits Law Center.

“While James has experience and practices in all areas at Tabak Law, he concentrates his time with the veterans benefits department while leading the firm. He is compassionate and cares deeply about his clients and their goals and needs. He is thorough, thoughtful, a legal scholar, and a great manager.”

Monica Irelan Karas

Rising Star: Monica Irelan Karas

Years of Experience: 12
Undergrad Degree: UW – Milwaukee

Graduate Degree: John Marshall Law School – Chicago

Veteran disability can be a difficult field to navigate, but Monica is stellar at it. Whether you are fighting for a rate increase or fighting for your benefits to begin, Monica will be able to help you at our Veterans Benefits Law Center.

“Monica is a dedicated and hard-working attorney who has spearheaded the continued growth and success of Tabak Law’s veteran’s benefits division.”

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