Josh Rappaport joined MDR LAW LLC as an associate attorney in 2022. Prior to joining MDR LAW LLC, Josh represented injury victims at a civil litigation firm where he successfully first-chaired jury trials and arbitration hearings.

Josh previously served as a law clerk at MDR LAW LLC and is thrilled to re-join as an attorney. Josh has experience working on a variety of cases including motor vehicle collisions, premises liability, construction accidents, sexual abuse cases, contract disputes, medical malpractice, insurance coverage issues, and more. Notably, Josh obtained a million dollar full insurance policy settlement just before trial after a client suffered life-changing injuries due to negligent upkeep at a convenience store. Josh prides himself in assisting injury victims with putting their lives back together after serious accidents due to negligence. He recognizes that his clients may be going through some of the worst times of their lives and utilizes the civil litigation system to help injury victims put their lives back together.

Josh graduated Magna Cum Laude from DePaul University College Law. In law school, he earned the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in both Torts and Trial Advocacy. Additionally, he earned membership to the Order of the Coif for graduating in the top 10% of his graduating class. He completed his undergraduate studies at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin, majoring in English and obtaining a Pre-Law Certificate. Josh is co-author of the Premises Liability Guide (2021 Edition), which is an overview resource on Illinois law regarding Premises Liability.

E-mail: josh@mdr-law.com