Pittsfield, Illinois Personal Injury Lawyers

John Nelson Hauk
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Mt. Sterling, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 11 years experience
(217) 214-2757 117 West Main
Mt. Sterling, IL 62353
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Appeals and Divorce
Illinois Institute of Technology
As an attorney licensed in Illinois and Missouri, my practice is limited to assisting individuals and families in domestic relations cases and those that have suffered injuries. I look forward to assisting you.
Stephen P. Rapp
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Quincy, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 26 years experience
(217) 223-4570 237 N. 6th Street
Suite 10
Quincy, IL 62301
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Workers' Comp
The John Marshall Law School
Stephen P. Rapp of Quincy, Illinois, maintains a law firm CONCENTRATING in PERSONAL INJURY LAW. Know and Protect you Legal Rights If Injured call Stephen P. Rapp today at 217.223.4570. Don’t let an insurance company tell you how much you deserve. Let us help you as we have experience in handling all types of injury cases from car accidents, workers’ compensation, dog bites, wrongful death, burn injuries, back and neck injuries. Don’t wait allow us to handle your claim from day one. Don’t make a mistake by trying to handle your own claim. Call...
Quincy, IL Personal Injury Attorney
(217) 222-2244 2540 Broadway St
Quincy, IL 62301
Personal Injury
Josh Rohrscheib
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Decatur, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 12 years experience
(217) 615-5030 202 S Franklin St
Decatur, IL 62523
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home
University of Illinois College of Law
I believe the best lawyer for you is almost always the one who will care the most about you and solving your problems. He will take the time to carefully listen to you, understand your situation, and give you the best advice on how to deal with it. He’ll give you the time you need to get to know him so you can ask questions and fairly judge if you want him to help or represent you.
Joel Daniel Beckwith
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BELLEVILLE, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 5 years experience
(618) 233-2686 115 W. Washington
BELLEVILLE, IL 63102
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal and DUI
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Joel Beckwith, was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and raised by his parents in Southern Illinois. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 2009, where he studied philosophy and political science. During his senior year he was awarded Outstanding Senior Assignment in Philosophy from SIUE. He later attended Southern Illinois University Carbondale where he obtained his law degree. During his final year in law school he completed a one year externship practicing in the public defender’s office. It was during this time he assisted his supervisor with a variety of criminal matters- from domestic disputes to...
Brian Polinske
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Edwardsville, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 26 years experience
(618) 692-6520 701 N Main St
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal and DUI
Saint Louis University School of Law
A former prosecutor, I gained insight into what the government looks at when prosecuting defendants. I have successfully conducted many jury trials (125+). From Murder to Drug Trafficking to DUI I have won my clients cases. Let my 26 years of trial experience work for you. My practice is primarily criminal defense oriented. Madison, St. Clair, Jersey, Macoupin, Monroe, Montgomery, Clinton, Calhoun, Fayette and Bond counties are the counties I concentrate in.

Unlike other attorneys, we don't practice in other areas such as bankruptcy, collections, or small claims. We prefer to concentrate our efforts in...
Patrick G. King
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Alton, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 9 years experience
(618) 462-8405 2410 State Street
Alton, IL 62002
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Products Liability
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
MillerKing LLC represents clients in the areas of Trials, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Workers' Compensation, Criminal Defense, DUI & Traffic, Driver's License Reinstatement Hearings, Family Law, Business and Contract Law, Estate Planning, and Probate.
James W. Ackerman
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(888) 899-1977 2601 S 5th St
Springfield, IL 62703
Free ConsultationSpringfield, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 33 years experience
Personal Injury, Business, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Valparaiso University School of Law
Following in his father’s footsteps as a legal advocate, Springfield personal injury lawyer James Ackerman established his practice in 1989.

Our approach to the law and to meeting our clients' needs comes from Jim Ackerman's belief that clients are best served when they are fully informed and engaged in every aspect of their case. Jim is a former prosecutor who handles injury claims and who coaches other attorneys on the finer points of case preparation, taking a case to trial, and the art of handling juries. Jim brings years of legal and courtroom experience to bear on every case.

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Jeremy W. Sackett
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Edwardsville, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 14 years experience
(618) 692-8225 315 N. Main St. Suite 1
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Family
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Jeremy Sackett is a former prosecutor with 10 years of courtroom intensive experience. He now represents clients in matters of criminal defense, personal injury, traffic violations, and DUI's.
Peter M. LaSorsa
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Mapleton, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 16 years experience
(312) 505-5038 7109 S Ridgebrook Dr
Mapleton, IL 61547
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Civil Rights and Employment
John Marshall Law School
I am a unique Illinois lawyer who represents individuals, consumers and small business owners. I have two office locations to better serve you--one in downtown Chicago and one just outside Peoria. If you have been seriously injured, physically or monetarily I am here to help you. I handle sexual harassment cases as well as personal injury cases, including wrongful death cases, throughout the state of Illinois. I can help you through the complex legal system. My priority is client satisfaction. Unlike most attorneys I am available seven days a week and can work around your schedule.

I am...
Kelly Garrett-Hicks
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Columbia, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 13 years experience
(618) 551-0300 217 N. Main Street
Columbia, IL 62236
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Ms. Hicks has been practicing law in St. Clair and Monroe Counties for more than 10 years. She has successfully tried numerous divorce and custody cases. She is also an experienced mediator. Ms. Hicks grew up in a small town in Monroe County and returned to the area to practice law. She resides with her husband and son in Columbia.
William K. Gullberg Jr.
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Monmouth, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 40 years experience
(309) 734-1001 122 W Boston Ave
2nd Floor
Monmouth, IL 61462
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal and DUI
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Bill Gullberg is an experienced litigator in a range of legal matters. In addition to being licensed to practice law in Illinois, Bill is a member of the National College for DUI Defense, the federal district bar of the Northern and Central Districts of Illinois, and the federal trial bar of the Northern District of Illinois. The difference Bill brings to the case is a passion for representing the rights, freedom, and property of his clients. Experience and professionalism is one thing - experience and professionalism with a true passion and focus for achieving a just and...
Trent West
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(217) 324-7777 1118 W. Ryder St.
Litchfield, IL 62056
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Personal Injury, DUI, Family and Traffic Tickets
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Our firm is rooted in Montgomery County with two offices to better serve the area. I handle many cases in the surrounding counties (Macoupin, Bond, Fayette, Christian, and Shelby County) as well. We have experience handling many areas of law, including personal injury (car wrecks/dog bites/slip or trip & falls/wrongful deaths/malpractice), traffic/DUI/criminal defense cases, bankruptcy, family law (custody/child support/adoption/divorce), estate planning (wills/POAs/trusts), and estate administration (non-probate and probate), and general civil practice.

I grew up Nokomis (Montgomery County), where my parents still reside. My degrees are from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and Thomas M. Cooley Law School....
D. Peter Wise
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Springfield, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 35 years experience
(217) 522-9010 1231 S 8th St
Springfield, IL 62703
Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, Criminal and DUI
The John Marshall Law School
John Rehn
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Galesburg, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 23 years experience
(309) 228-2008 5 E Simmons St
Galesburg, IL 61401
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Workers' Comp
University of Notre Dame
John R. Rehn is the compassionate and skilled Galesburg personal injury attorney at Rehn Law LLC. Since graduating from Notre Dame Law School, John has always been passionate about helping others. In the last two decades of his career, he has been representing clients dealing with a broad spectrum of personal injury claims including motor vehicle accidents, work injuries, premises liabilities, and more. What makes John different from other lawyers is his extensive experience and dedication to each client. He is also responsive and answers every phone call or email with urgency. To secure his representation, call Rehn Law LLC.
Kyle J. Worby
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Monmouth, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 7 years experience
(309) 734-1001 122 W Boston Ave
2nd Floor
Monmouth, IL 61462
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Steve Giacoletto
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Collinsville, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 28 years experience
(888) 346-8841 30 Summer Tree Lane
Collinsville, IL 62234
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Workers' Comp
Saint Louis University School of Law
Author: The Illinois Guide Book to Auto Accidents The Illinois Guide Book to Semi Truck Accidents Avvo Rating: 10.0 Superb American Association of Justice/American Trial Lawyers Association Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Amy F. Campbell Spector
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Edwardsville, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 10 years experience
(618) 551-0300 600 Country Club View, Ste. 2
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Amy F. Spector is a managing partner with Hicks & Spector, L.L.C. She is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois . Ms. Spector holds a B.S. in Business Administration from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she majored in Marketing and minored in Psychology. Ms. Spector received her Juris Doctorate Degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law in Carbondale, Illinois, where she was an active member of the Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity, as well as the student division of the American Bar Association.

After law school, Ms. Spector went on...
Mr. John Martin Delaney Jr
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East Alton, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 38 years experience
(618) 259-0500 346 West St. Louis Ave.
East Alton, IL 62024
Personal Injury, Criminal, Family and Insurance Claims
Saint Louis University School of Law
I began my legal career as a Law Clerk for Judge Joseph Barr in the late 1970's. From there, I worked at Dunham, Bowman & Leskera as their Law clerk till January of 1981 when I became an Assistant States Attorney for Madison County Illinois. My tour of duty there lasted 4 years. From January 1985 through December 1996, my legal career had been with both Attorney Ben Allen and Doug Mendenhall. Effective January 1, 1997 I am a solo practitioner, and handle all sorts of legal matters, specializing in Plaintiffs Personal Injury and Criminal Defense. I provide full service...
Jerry A Tuffentsamer
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Peoria, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 7 years experience
(309) 839-8049 1022 N Sheridan Rd
Peoria, IL 61606-1956
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Divorce, Family and Workers' Comp
Southern Illinois University School of Law and Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
native of central Illinois, Attorney, Jerry A. Tuffentsamer, was raised in the local small community of Manito, Illinois. Prior to attending law school, Jerry worked for several years in the central Illinois as union construction laborer out of the Laborers’ International Union, Local 231. As a union laborer, Jerry worked several years for a local commercial concrete and masonry company.

Jerry received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Paralegal Studies/Pre-law from Southern Illinois University in 2008. Jerry then received his Juris Doctor from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 2011. While in law school, Jerry was a member of...
Jonathan Thomas Nessler
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Springfield, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 11 years experience
(800) 727-8010 536 N. Bruns Lane
Suite 1
Springfield, IL 62702
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of Illinois College of Law
Jonathan T. Nessler began his legal career with Nessler & Associates in 2007. His practice is focused on personal injury claims, including catastrophic automobile accidents, nursing home negligence, medical malpractice, and wrongful death. Mr. Nessler has dedicated his entire legal career to helping injured people recover for their loss. He is recognized by the National Trial Lawyers as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer and a Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer in Illinois. He is also recognized by The Law Bulletin Publishing Company Leading Lawyers as an Emerging Lawyer. - Education Bachelor of Science...
Thomas R Siegel
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Monmouth, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 16 years experience
(309) 734-8016 107 North Main Street
P.O. Box 590
Monmouth, IL 61462
Personal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Northern Illinois University
Harry M. Williams
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Peoria, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 36 years experience
(309) 676-7633 414 Hamilton Blvd
Peoria, IL 61602
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Workers' Comp
Saint Louis University School of Law
Harry Williams is a trial lawyer and former insurance defense attorney who has practiced personal injury law in Peoria, Illinois, for more than 35 years. His law firm – Peoria Injury Law Center – focuses on cases involving injuries that were caused by the carelessness of another person or a company. Harry fights for the rights of people who have been injured, making sure they receive proper medical care and every financial benefit that is available to them under the law. He is well-known and well-respected in downstate Illinois and has a reputation among his clients for his bold,...
Daniel J. Reynolds
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Decatur, IL Personal Injury Lawyer
(217) 428-0948 Erickson, Davis, Murphy, Johnson & Walsh, Ltd.
132 S Water St., Ste. 610
Decatur, IL 62523
Personal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Saint Louis University School of Law
Dan Reynolds tells bad jokes and finds humor in the antics of poorly-behaved dogs. Dan is a lawyer serving Macon County and surrounding areas. His primary areas of practice are DUI, criminal law, divorce and family law, civil litigation, and FOID appeals.
Devin C. DiDominicus
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Edwardsville, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 4 years experience
(618) 692-8225 315 N. Main Street
STE 1
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, Divorce and Family
DePaul College of Law
Devin C. DiDominicus was born in Granite City, Illinois. He received his law degree from DePaul College of Law in Chicago, Illinois where he won awards for his superior performance in trial advocacy, litigation strategies, and securities law. After spending time with the Cook County Public Defender’s Office, he returned to southern Illinois to open his own practice. While practicing on his own, he handled family cases, including complex and contested divorces, as well as criminal and testamentary matters. Counselor DiDominicus now works with the firm of Swanson and Sackett, P.C.
Bradley B. Wilson
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Springfield, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 23 years experience
(217) 522-9010 1231 S 8th St
Springfield, IL 62703
Personal Injury, Appeals, Civil Rights and Employment
Northern Illinois University College of Law
Gregory W. Sronce
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Springfield, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 9 years experience
(217) 528-2183 725 S. 4th Street
Springfield, IL 62703
Personal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
I am an experienced and aggressive Illinois attorney. I handle a broad range of criminal defense matters from from traffic offenses to serious crimes, as well as personal injury cases.

A Springfield, Illinois native, I am a graduate of SIU School of Law. I practice in Sangamon, Morgan, Maoupin, Menard and Cass Counties. I defend clients facing state prosecution as well as represent injured clients. I am dedicated to communicating with my clients and am available when you need help, even on the weekend or after hours.

Whether you are facing a serious criminal charge or have been issued a speeding...
Colin Artinger
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Belleville, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 2 years experience
(618) 920-6439 15 N. 1st St. (Suite 200)
Belleville, IL 62220
Personal Injury, Business, Collections and Family
Saint Louis University School of Law
Prior to law school, Colin graduated from Saint Louis University in 2013 with dual degrees in legal studies and business administration. Between undergrad and law school he worked as a project manager for a large-scale commercial redevelopment project.?

Colin graduated from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2017 with cum laude honors and a specialization in Business and Transactional Law. He is licensed to handle legal work in both Missouri and Illinois. While in law school, he interned with the St. Clair County State’s Attorneys office, where he assisted in the felony and special prosecution divisions. He later clerked for...
Michael J Swanson
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Edwardsville, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 9 years experience
(618) 692-8225 315 North Main Street, Suite 1
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Personal Injury, Divorce, Family and Probate
Saint Louis University School of Law
Michael J. Swanson is an experienced courtroom attorney who knows how to navigate the court system to aggressively represent his clients and maximize favorable outcomes. Prior to joining the law firm of Swanson & Sackett P.C., Michael served as the Managing Attorney in the Madison County State's Attorney's Office child support division. In this role, he handled thousands of cases each year and gained extensive courtroom experience. Michael earned his Juris Doctorate at Saint Louis University and his bachelor's degree at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE), which he attended following his six-year enlistment with the U.S. Air Force....
William Wombacher
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Peoria, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 39 years experience
(888) 541-2088 416 Main St, Suite 700
Peoria, IL 61602
Personal Injury, Elder, Estate Planning and Social Security Disability
University of Iowa
Bill was born and raised in Peoria, IL. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a B.A. degree in Government. He received his law degree (JD) at the University of Iowa graduating with honors. He has been practicing law in Central Illinois since his graduation and admission into the Illinois Bar. Legal ability and ethical standards ratings are published each year by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.Bill has the highest possible rating of AV. The legal ability rating is "A" which means he is rated as very high to preeminent. The "V" rating means that he embraces faithful adherence...
Peter Beard
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Springfield , IL Personal Injury Attorney with 22 years experience
(877) 671-5884 Springfield , IL 62704
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Workers' Comp
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
James Skinner
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Galesburg, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 23 years experience
(309) 343-9964 20 W Main St
Galesburg, IL 61401
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Arbitration & Mediation, Insurance Claims and Workers' Comp
University of Cincinnati
Bradley Bauer
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Litchfield, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 5 years experience
(217) 324-2323 703 W. Union Ave- Suite 3
PO Box 130
Litchfield, IL 62056
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, DUI, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale and Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Matt Kennedy
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Springfield, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 8 years experience
(217) 698-0202 536 North Bruns Lane
Suite 1
Springfield, IL 62702
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Workers' Comp
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Ryan Mahoney
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Swansea, IL Personal Injury Lawyer
(618) 277-3644 216 W Pointe Dr.
Ste A
Swansea, IL 62226
Personal Injury and Employment
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Attorney Ryan Mahoney is an Illinois trial lawyer at Cates Mahoney, LLC with a background in complex personal injury, employment, and commercial cases. Throughout the years, he has helped countless individuals involved in accident injuries and harassment or discrimination cases. Areas of specific focus for Ryan include sexual harassment, workplace discrimination, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, and all areas of injury cases. Ryan takes a strong attitude of perseverance to each case that he handles and is a strong legal advocate for individuals he represents.
Lindsay Rakers
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O'Fallon, IL Personal Injury Attorney with 18 years experience
(618) 628-3800 775 Sunset Blvd.
Suite B
O'Fallon, IL 62269
Personal Injury, Animal, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Saint Louis University School of Law
Lindsay Rakers is a personal injury attorney located in St. Louis, Missouri. She handles injury cases all over the State of Missouri and in Metro-East Illinois. Lindsay handles the following cases: automobile accidents, truck accidents, pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents, bus and taxi accidents, dangerous property, burn injuries, animal attacks, defective products, dangerous drugs, medical malpractice and nursing home neglect.
Brian M. Wendler
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Edwardsville, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 31 years experience
(618) 692-0011 900 Hillsboro Avenue
Suite 10
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
The firm and its attorneys have specialized for over 30 years in providing the highest rated (AV) quality legal representation for injured persons in product liability cases, motor vehicle crash cases, truck crash cases, workers compensations claims and personal injury cases. We provide one on one attorney-client service. Please see our many client reviews on avvo.com.
Zach Anderson
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Decatur, IL Personal Injury Attorney
(217) 247-4775 202 S Franklin St, 2nd Floor
Decatur, IL 62523
Personal Injury, Construction, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
University of Illinois College of Law
I'm a lawyer in Decatur, Illinois at a full-service law firm. Before attending law school at the University of Illinois, I spent many years in the construction industry. This experience allows me to solve construction and real estate issues for my clients by applying a practical approach that many lawyers cannot. In addition, I'm one of the only lawyers in the Decatur area who assists social security claimants. I also take great pride in assisting injury victims in cases involving car accidents, slip and falls, dog bites, and work-injuries.
Blaise R. Rogers
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Monmouth, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 5 years experience
(309) 734-1001 122 W Boston Ave
2nd Floor
Monmouth, IL 61462
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Family
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Gordon W. Gates
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Springfield, IL Personal Injury Lawyer with 33 years experience
(217) 522-9010 1231 S 8th St
Springfield, IL 62703
Personal Injury, Business, Construction and Real Estate
Northern Illinois University College of Law
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Injured in an accident?

When a person is injured, tort law will govern whether that person may be compensated for the injury, the amount of compensation that may be recovered, as well as which parties will be liable for the injury. Tort law, also known as injury law, comes from federal and state codes, as well as judicial opinions from prior cases. The amount of damages a plaintiff to a personal injury action may receive can be determined by statute, or by a judge or jury. Typical recoveries may include compensatory damages (e.g., lost wages, medical bills, etc.) and in particularly egregious situations, punitive damages. In some cases, a plaintiff may recover certain non-economic damages such as pain and suffering, loss of consortium, or loss of enjoyment of life.

Personal injury lawyers help injured people seek compensation from those who have harmed them. Some injury attorneys focus on a specific type of case, such as truck accidents, car accidents, slip-and-fall injuries, medical malpractice or products liability cases. If a person is injured as a result of criminal behavior, it may be appropriate to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in addition to the state's criminal investigation or prosecution.

Many personal injury attorneys offer a free consultation to evaluate your claim.


Negligence: Failure to use care which a reasonable and prudent person would use under similar circumstances.

Joint and several liability: A legal doctrine that makes each of the parties who are responsible for an injury, liable for all the damages awarded in a lawsuit if the other parties responsible cannot pay.