1000 36th Avenue, Moline, IL 61265-7126

Phone: (309)797-3000

Toll Free: (800)554-3416

Fax: (309)797-3330

Trials and Appeals

Our trial and appellate attorneys represent clients in jury and non-jury trials and appeals in state and federal court. We also provide assistance with alternative dispute resolution (ADR) including mediation and arbitration, counseling, settlement negotiations, and private judging alternatives.

Formidable litigators striving for results

We are experienced in cases of all complexities. We have the skill and training to serve the everyday legal needs of individuals and their families, as well as businesses of all sizes. Our civil trial lawyers put our varied and exceptional experience to work to protect our clients in:

  • Personal injury
  • Auto and truck injuries
  • Workers compensation
  • Partnership and business disputes
  • Employment law and discrimination
  • Contract disputes
  • Property disputes
  • Condemnation and eminent domain
  • Criminal and traffic
  • Medical negligence
  • Family law
  • Will contests
  • Real estate conflicts

We work with clients to accomplish a favorable result for them quickly and in a cost-effective manner.


When litigation threatens a business, we apply our considerable knowledge and trial experience to protect clients’ interests. We handle business disputes through negotiation, alternative dispute resolution, and vigorous litigation.

We offer clients creative strategies based on years of experience in corporate law. Our business litigation practice includes:

  • Commercial litigation
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Directors and officers liability
  • Employment law matters
  • Violation of non-compete agreements
  • Violation of non-disclosure agreements
  • Real estate litigation

Our trials and appeals attorneys are:

John Doak

Tom Cady

Matt Hays

Elizabeth George

Nick Cibula


Call us at (309)797-3000 or contact Katz Nowinski P.C. online. We fully analyze your issues and concerns, answer your questions, and provide a no-nonsense recommendation for your best course of action.

From our office in Moline, IL, we assist clients with a wide range of legal issues throughout Rock Island County and the Quad Cities region: 


  • Davenport, IA
  • Bettendorf, IA
  • Moline, IL
  • East Moline, IL
  • Rock Island, IL
  • Henry County, IL
  • Scott County, IA
  • Mercer County, IL
  • Whiteside County, IL
  • Clinton County, IA
  • Muscatine County, IA

We can help.

Fill out our contact form and receive expert consultation from the law office of Katz Nowinski P.C.