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Why Did My Case Take So Long To Settle?

A common question we get all the time is “how long will it take to settle my case?” The easy answer is that it depends on how long you require medical treatment. Illinois law provides that when you are injured by someone else’s negligence, you are entitled to full and...

How Much Car Insurance Should I Have?

Obviously, your car insurance policy covers you for claims made against you or any other family member with whom you reside. But how much is enough?  The easy answer is to get as much as you can afford.  It may be cheaper to do so than you think! Medical costs have...

Why Won’t You Take My Case?

Unfortunately, we cannot help every person who contacts our office. Our firm has made it our goal to help injury victims.  This means we handle cases which we believe we can successfully resolve favorably for our clients.  This also means we must decline...

Has a lawyer called you about your recent injury?

Believe it or not, lawyers are held to a strict set of ethical rules that they must follow or they could be sanctioned.   Sanctions, if issued,  can be anything from a written warning to a revocation of a lawyer’s license. In Illinois, it is unethical for a lawyer to...

How Much Compensation Am I Entitled To?

Many people have asked what we mean when we say that you are entitled to compensation for injuries sustained in a car accident or other injury.  In Illinois, an injured plaintiff is entitled to full and fair compensation for the nature and extent of her injuries. This...

Boat Accidents

Recreational boating is a favorite pastime of many, including members of our firm.  A lifetime of memories can be made on the lake.  Unfortunately, many boaters are not experienced at the operation of their watercraft.  Boating is a fun time to relax, but this can...