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Donald J. Nolan has assembled a team of top attorneys and support personnel whose combined strengths give Nolan Law Group an advantage which is unparalleled among other law firms. The diverse team spans three U.S. office locations and handles claims all over the world.

Donald J. Nolan


Donald J. Nolan is a nationally-acclaimed lawyer and founder of Nolan Law Group which has become one of the nation’s most prestigious and well-recognized plaintiff firms.

    Thomas P. Routh


    Thomas P. Routh joined Nolan Law Group in 1991, as a litigation paralegal. After completing law school in 1996, he returned to the firm as an associate attorney.

      Welson T. Chu


      Welson Chu joined the firm in August of 2006 as Philippine counsel on the Air Philippines Flight 541 case.

        Thomas J. Ellis

        Director of Litigation Support

        Tom Ellis has been working directly with Donald J. Nolan for more than 21 years. He analyzes complex transportation legislation and regulations.

          Leandra A. Montero

          Director of Administration

          Leandra Montero received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Loyola University – Chicago in 1996. She began her professional career at a battered women’s and children’s shelter.

            Virginia Lazzara

            Brain Injury Nurse Specialist

            Ginny Lazzara has been a rehabilitation Nurse Consultant for Nolan Law Group since 2000. She brings more than 20 years experience in the field of brain injury rehabilitation to the firm.