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Norman H. Burdick

Norman H. Burdick

Norman H. Burdick
Title: Adjunct Faculty
Dept: Legal Studies
Office: (not available)
Phone: (309) 692-4092
Fax: (309) 692-3893
Email: nhburdick@midstate.edu

Mailing Address

Midstate College
Attn: Norman H. Burdick
Adjunct Faculty
411 W. Northmoor Road
Peoria, IL 61614


Biography of Norman Burdick

Norm Burdick is the Senior Partner for a law firm specializing in workers’ compensation fraud. Prior to forming Burdick & Burdick, Mr. Burdick was an attorney working as a Fraud Investigator with the Illinois Department of Insurance, Workers’ Compensation Fraud Unit (WCFU). He spearheaded workers’ compensation fraud investigations working with employers, insurance companies, 3rd party administrators and law enforcement agencies.

Prior to accepting the investigator position with the Department of Insurance, Mr. Burdick was a workers’ compensation insurance executive. He was President of Great Central Insurance Company in Peoria.

Mr. Burdick has a background as a trial attorney in Illinois representing insurance companies such as The Home, CNA and Argonaut.

He later worked as Associate General Counsel and General Counsel.

Mr. Burdick developed and taught a variety of Continuing Education Courses to Insurance Agents and Attorneys.

His organizational memberships include:

IASIU International Association of Special Investigative Units

ACFE Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Coalition Against Fraud

Chicago Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Committee

Commissioner-Human Resource Commission - City of Peoria

Former Investigator- CBA Judicial Evaluation Committee

lllinois State Bar Association


  • Juris Doctor
    John Marshall Law School
  • BA
    Northeastern Illinois University

    Secondary Education Degree

Awards and Certifications

  • Illinois Supremen Court

    Licensed to practice law