Harris L. Elliott


HARRIS L. ELLIOTT is a highly respected attorney and Partner at GWC, known for his exceptional client advocacy and track record of successful outcomes. With an unwavering commitment to achieving justice, Harris has consistently secured significant settlements and trial awards on behalf of his valued clients.

Harris earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and later earned his Juris Doctorate from the DePaul University College of Law. Since joining GWC in 2006, Harris has continuously demonstrated his passion for the law and made a meaningful impact within the firm.

Over the course of his career with GWC, Harris has secured millions of dollars in settlements and trial awards on behalf of his clients. Moreover, he has been consistently recognized as a Leading Lawyer every year since 2021 – an honor bestowed upon less than five percent of all licensed lawyers in Illinois. He was also designated as a Peer Selected Advisory Board Member for 2023.

Licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois, Harris is an invaluable asset to GWC’s legal team. He actively contributes to several esteemed professional organizations including the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association. Through his active involvement, Harris stays at the forefront of legal developments, ensuring his clients receive cutting-edge representation.

Beyond his professional achievements, Harris finds solace in various personal pursuits. In his leisure time, he enjoys engaging in a challenging round of golf, delving into the intricacies of fantasy football, and honing his skills in website development and internet marketing.

Bar Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association


Attorney Harris Elliot did a fantastic job representing me in my worker’s compensation case. From beginning to end he kept me well informed of my rights. He answered all questions promptly. I recommend Harris to anyone injured for excellent representation.
Excellent Harris Elliot n his assistant Daisy Sugura did a fantastic job ,my case was messed up because of doctor info n harris believed in me n my case n won it he fought for 5yrs n never let them off the hook n im satisfied with the outcome
Harris Elliott and the GWC Team were great! If I ever need help again I will not hesitate to contact GWC Injury Lawyers.
Mr. Harris Elliott is an amazing attorney! He helped me with my WC case and kept me updated throughout the process until everything was taken care of. He is very reliable and responded to my emails or phone calls within 24 hours. Upfront and helpful, Mr. Elliott explained everything in detail and made the process a better learning experience for me. I am really grateful for his services, and I would recommend him to anyone who needs a great friendly lawyer!