Free Consultations | Tap To Call Today: 1.888.625.6265

Workers’ Compensation

How long can you get workers’ comp in Illinois? Workers’ compensation benefits will vary from person to person, injury to injury. For example, some people may receive medical bill compensation, while others may need more complicated forms of compensation, such as disability benefits, which are calculated by taking an average of the person’s wages and … Continue reading Workers’ Compensation

Wrongful Death

How does drinking and driving lead to wrongful death? Wrongful death lawsuits are brought upon parties who have directly caused the death of someone else. DUI can, and unfortunately often does, result in someone losing their life.  When someone is drinking and driving and kills another person, they can be sued for wrongful death and, … Continue reading Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death

How do you sue for wrongful death in Illinois? Wrongful death is described as when someone dies due to the fault of someone else—either another person or another entity (for example, an auto manufacturer). A lawsuit for wrongful death seeks compensation for the survivors’ loss, such as lost wages from the deceased party, lost companionship, … Continue reading Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death

How do you file for wrongful death of a parent in a nursing home? If a family member dies while under the care of a nursing home, you may be able to file a wrongful death case against the facility and its employees.  As with any wrongful death case, you’ll need to provide proof of … Continue reading Wrongful Death

Motor Vehicle Accident

How do you file a lawsuit for a motor vehicle accident in Chicago? When you’re involved in an auto accident in Chicago, you may not know what to do or what your rights are.  When you’re in an accident, the first thing to do is to contact the police and your insurance company. Then, hire … Continue reading Motor Vehicle Accident

Uninsured Truck Driver

How do you collect from an uninsured truck driver? Auto insurance is required for all drivers. Accidents involving trucks can be especially damaging, both in terms of physical injury and property damage.  A collision involving a semi-truck can be devastating, causing lots of medical bills, lost wages, pain, suffering, and other costs. If you’re involved … Continue reading Uninsured Truck Driver

Accident Lawyer

How can a car accident lawyer help you? If you’ve been in a car accident, a lawyer can help you in a variety of ways. First and foremost, they can help negotiate with insurance companies to secure appropriate payouts for damages or medical bills. They will also be able to help you learn about car … Continue reading Accident Lawyer

Legal Rights

Do You Know Your Legal Rights? Rights to proper medical care and treatment. Entitlement to compensation for pain and suffering. Compensation rights for disability. Reimbursement for lost income. Disfigurement compensation rights. Monetary compensation rights to help you get back to regular life. Property repair compensation rights. Reimbursement rights for all out-of-pocket expenses. If you have … Continue reading Legal Rights

Workmans Compensation

Do you have to pay income tax on workman’s comp Illinois? Generally speaking, income tax does not apply to workmans’ compensation benefits in Illinois.  There are some exceptions, however, depending on the type of payments and how much you paid out of pocket for your injuries. In general, it is best to discuss the matter … Continue reading Workmans Compensation

Dog Bites

Do I have rights when I’ve been bitten by a dog? Getting bitten by a dog can be frightening and painful, not to mention costly if you have to go to a doctor or hospital. However, you’re not necessarily on the hook for any medical bills you might incur. You have rights if you’ve been … Continue reading Dog Bites