Richard W. Baum - Partner
Phone: 312.726.1995 ext
Email: Baum@brmlaw.org

 

Chicago Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
Graduated with honors – Diploma, 1971

Continuing Legal Education – offered through Professional Associations.

Licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois. Attorney’s Registration since 1971

1974 – 1977 - Practiced as an associate with Cohn, Cohn, Lambert and Phillips, P.C., being mentored
by Stanford Lambert and Louis J. Cohn for 3 years. At the Cohn firm, he tried both petitioner and
respondent cases.

1977 – Present - Richard formed a partnership with Samuel J. Ruffolo and in 1983, the firm became Baum,
Ruffolo & Marzal, Ltd. Since that time, Richard W. Baum has litigated both petitioner and respondent
cases to the Dlinois Appellate and Supreme Court.

Mr. Baum, also, specializes in representing applicants before the Social Security Administration
who are seeking Social Security Disability.

Chicago Bar Association

Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association

Illinois Trial Lawyers Association

Member of the Illinois State Bar Association