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Attorney Michael Hupy Offers $25,000 Reward for Information Leading to Arrest and Conviction In Officer Gliniewicz Shooting

ANTIOCH, Ill., Sept. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Authorities reported that on September 1 around 8:00 a.m., Officer Joseph Gliniewicz was shot to death while in pursuit of three men. Gliniewicz was responding to reports of suspicious activity, and died at the scene.

Details on why this has happened are unclear, and no arrest has been made. Attorney Michael Hupy, president of personal injury law firm Hupy and Abraham, S.C., is offering a $25,000 reward to the first person who provides information leading to the arrest and conviction of the three men involved. Hupy is a longtime activist and has been deeply involved with communities throughout the Midwest.

"With an office in Gurnee, as well as in Rockford and Bloomington, this hits close to home and I want to do something to help," said Attorney Hupy. "I feel that everyone should do their part to make our communities better. This is one way I try to do that."

Hupy and Abraham, S.C.

Founded in 1969 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, personal injury law firm Hupy and Abraham, S.C. has a proven record of success with large settlements in serious cases, collecting $100s of millions for more than 60,000 satisfied clients. The firm has a long-established reputation of providing sound legal representation to accident victims, securing fair compensation for its clients and giving back to the community.

With 11 offices located in Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa, the law firm handles personal injury cases including car accidents, motorcycle accidents, wrongful death, pharmaceutical and medical device class actions and nursing home neglect and abuse cases.

The firm's 21 experienced attorneys are committed to going above and beyond the call of duty for their clients by tirelessly representing them to the best of their ability while being involved in the local community — from raising funds for local charities to participating in safety and accident prevention initiatives. In the past three years, the firm has donated more than $500,000 to more than 100 worthwhile causes.

Hupy and Abraham, S.C. has received top ratings from a number of national professional organizations for many years and was voted Best Personal Injury Lawyers in 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011 and voted Best Personal Injury Law Firm in 2014, 2013 and 2012 in another popular poll, and named Best Law Firm in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's 2015 Top Choice Award. In 2015, the firm was named a Webby Award Honoree in the Best Law Website category.

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CONTACT: Jill Wellskopf Hupy and Abraham (414) 982.2059 jwellskopf@hupy.comSource: Hupy & Abraham, S.C.