Brookfield, Wisconsin Personal Injury Lawyers

Patrick Dunphy
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 43 years experience
(855) 570-2676 595 N. Barker Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Marquette University Law School
I proudly represent only those injured by the negligence of others. On three different cases I recovered awards that were at that time the highest personal injury awards in the history of Wisconsin. Currently I have the largest personal injury compensatory damage verdict in Wisconsin history, a $35 million medical malpractice verdict. I am an invited member of the Inner Circle of Advocates, an organization limited to 100 of the best plaintiff attorneys in the U.S, a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and the International Society of Barristers.. I was honored as the Marquette Law...
Allan Michael Foeckler
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 1 year experience
(888) 495-4557 595 N. Barker Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Marquette University Law School
Attorney Allan M. Foeckler carved out a name for himself throughout the courtrooms of Wisconsin through a detail-oriented approach to personal injury law that has resulted in countless successful settlements and verdicts. He is a member of several legal organizations throughout Wisconsin, including the Milwaukee Chapter of the American Constitution Society, the Wisconsin Judicial Council, the Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association, and the Wisconsin Association for Justice. Mr. Foeckler graduated from Marquette University Law School, where he was a member of Alpha Sigma Nu Honor Society and part of the Marquette Law Review. Over the years fighting for the rights of...
Frank Pasternak
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 24 years experience
(262) 785-0802 19601 West Bluemound Rod
Suite 201
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Asbestos, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
The John Marshall Law School
Wisconsin personal injury lawyer Frank Pasternak is managing partner of Pasternak & Zirgibel S.C., award-winning plaintiffs personal injury attorneys in Wisconsin. Attorney Pasternak has been honored as one of the Top 50 “Super Lawyers” in Milwaukee Magazine, as chosen by his peers and through independent research. Attorney Pasternak was also voted “Best Attorney” by CNI Newspapers in its “Best of the Burbs” survey of readers and ranked as one of Milwaukee's "Leading Lawyers" in M Milwaukee Lifestyle Magazine. In addition Attorney Pasternak is rated an AV® Preeminent attorney and is honored in the most recent edition as one...
Sarah Kaas
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 23 years experience
(855) 570-2676 595 N. Barker Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Appeals and Products Liability
Drake University Law School
An experienced personal injury attorney, with the extensive professional credentials: Wisconsin Association for Justice (Board of Directors since 2005) Judicial Clerk to Chief Judge Eich, Wisconsin Court of Appeals, Madison, WI (August 1996-1997) Co-Author, Chapter 9: “Special Damages” Wisconsin Law of Damages (2005-2008) Note, “AIDS Behind Bars: Judicial Barriers to Prisoners’ Constitutional Claims” 45 Drake L. Rev. 527 (1997) Cannon & Dunphy, S.C. has won more $10 million and higher awards than any other personal injury law firm in Wisconsin. While we are large enough to successfully handle your problems, Cannon & Dunphy is small enough to hear your concerns...
Mr. Jonathan P. Groth
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 19 years experience
(877) 375-7001 13035 West Bluemound Road
Suite 205
Brookfield, WI 53005
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Legal Malpractice, Nursing Home and Products Liability
Marquette University
Jon Groth has successfully tried cases throughout Wisconsin. We have handled cases in both State and Federal Court and has joined the elite few Wisconsin attorneys who have argued before the Wisconsin State Supreme Court. Juries have awarded our clients verdicts of approximately $900,000 in Milwaukee County and $1.2 million in Dane County. Attorney Jon P. Groth recently obtained a judgment of $2.15 million in Kenosha County. When you hire Groth Law Firm, S.C. you are hiring an attorney that is skilled and dedicated with proven results. If you or someone you know has been seriously injured...
Robert Crivello
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 16 years experience
(888) 495-4557 595 N. Barker Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53045
Personal Injury
Crivello, Robert D. Born Milwaukee, Wisconsin, June 16, 1976. Mr. Crivello graduated cum laude from Western Kentucky University in 1999 with a BA in Journalism and a minor in Government. He then went on to Marquette University Law School where he earned his JD with honors (cum laude, top 8% of class) in 2003. During law school Mr. Crivello was an Associate Justice for the moot court program and a research assistant for Professor Daniel D. Blinka, focusing on civil litigation and trial work. He also clerked for the Law Offices of Henry G. Piano and Hausmann-McNally S.C., focusing on...
Edward Everett Robinson
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(855) 570-2676 595 N Barker Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53045
Personal Injury, Appeals, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of Wisconsin Law School
Kent Tess-Mattner
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 39 years experience
(262) 814-0080 3400 Intertech Drive
Suite 400
Brookfield, WI 53045-5164
Personal Injury, Appeals, Divorce and Family
Kent A. Tess-Mattner is a shareholder with the Brookfield law firm of Schmidt, Rupke, Tess-Mattner & Fox, S.C. He received his B.A. (cum laude) from Carroll University and his J.D. from Marquette University. Before entering private practice, he was law clerk to Chief Judge John A. Decker of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals. He has co-chaired the Civil Litigation Section of the Milwaukee Bar Association and is past president of both the Society of Family Lawyers and the Leander J. Foley Matrimonial Inns of Court. He is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar...
Lynne Layber
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 27 years experience
(262) 923-7079 1025 S. Moorland Road
Suite 625
Brookfield, WI 53005
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
University of Wisconsin Law School
25 years of experience helping injured and disabled people throughout Wisconsin in personal injury, worker's compensation, social security, short and long term disability policies, and disability pension cases and claims. I personally handle every aspect of your case.
Michael Cerjak
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 10 years experience
(262) 796-3708 595 North Barker Road
Brookfield, WI 53045
Personal Injury, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home
Marquette University Law School
I represent people who have been seriously injured as well as the families of those who have been neglected or abused in nursing homes, hospitals, or other long-term care facilities.

Before I joined firms that specialize in representing people, I was a shareholder in the litigation department at a well-established firm that represented businesses and insurers in commercial litigation, personal injury, and insurance coverage matters. Having defended complex cases for years, I am versed in the strategies that defendants use and employ, and this understanding now helps me offer unique insight and reliable advice to individuals seeking to hold corporate defendants...
William Michael Cannon
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 47 years experience
(262) 796-3700 595 North Barker Road
Brookfield, WI 53045
Personal Injury
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Attorney William M. Cannon is a member of one of Wisconsin's best-known and most prominent legal families extending over four generations of lawyers, beginning with his grandfather's admission to the Wisconsin Bar. This four-generation legal family has practiced continuously in Milwaukee and other communities throughout Wisconsin for over 100 years. Mr. Cannon has won more $10 million paid verdicts and settlements for his clients than any other lawyer in Wisconsin. His cases have been featured on the CBS program "60 Minutes" and the "ABC Evening National News". He has continuously been listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Over...
Josh J. Minon
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney
(855) 570-2676 595 N. Barker Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53045
Personal Injury
Brett Eckstein
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(888) 495-4557 595 N. Barker Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53045
Personal Injury
Richard H. Schulz
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Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(414) 272-3700 13035 W Bluemond Rd #201
Brookfield, WI 53005
Personal Injury
Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(262) 786-3522 16655 W Bluemound Rd
Brookfield, WI 53005
Personal Injury, Divorce and Family
Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(262) 786-1900 405 N Calhoun Rd
Brookfield, WI 53005
Personal Injury, Criminal and Real Estate
Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(262) 783-6633 15460 W Capitol Dr
Brookfield, WI 53005
Personal Injury, Business, Criminal and DUI
Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney
(262) 792-0900 300 N Corporate Dr
Brookfield, WI 53045
Personal Injury and Estate Planning
Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney
(262) 821-6100 15850 W Bluemound Rd
Brookfield, WI 53005
Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Brookfield, WI Personal Injury Attorney
(262) 754-3700 16535 W Bluemound Rd
Brookfield, WI 53005
Personal Injury, Business and Estate Planning
Thadd Llaurado
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 33 years experience
(262) 792-0888 22370 West Bluemound Rd
Suite 204
Waukesha, WI 53186
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
Marquette University Law School
Education
Mr. Llaurado earned his bachelor’s degree from Marquette University, graduating magna cum laude in 1983 and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Sigma Nu. He graduated from Marquette University Law School in 1986, and was a Thomas More Scholar. He was on the Marquette Law Review as an Articles Editor.

Background
Mr. Llaurado was raised in Hales Corners, Wisconsin. He resides with his wife, Kathleen, and together they have four children, Thomas, Kathryn, Joseph, and Patrick.

Mr. Llaurado is an active member of the American Association of Justice, Wisconsin Association for Justice, American Bar Association, and State Bar...
Keith Stachowiak
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 36 years experience
(262) 792-0888 22370 W Bluemound Road
Suite 204
Waukesha, WI 53186
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Products Liability
Marquette University Law School
Keith is a member of the Wisconsin Association for Justice and is on the Board of Directors. He has also lectured and authored articles for presentation at continuing legal education seminars sponsored by that organization. Keith is the author of the Jury Deliberations chapter in a State Bar of Wisconsin publication entitled “Wisconsin Trial Practice.” He is listed in the Martindale Registry of Preeminent Lawyers as having the highest ratings awarded by that group. He has been awarded a Superlawyer designation for Personal Injury since 2011.He has an AVVO rating of 10.0 out of a possible 10.0. He is also...
Robert Jacob Welcenbach
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 20 years experience
(414) 774-7330 933 N Mayfair Road
Suite 311
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Probate and Workers' Comp
I'm a Milwaukee Personal Injury Attorney specializing in auto accidents, truck accidents, brain injuries, slip and falls, and other serious injuries.
Emmanuel Muwonge
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Wauwatosa, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 32 years experience
(414) 933-4144 10701 West North Avenue
Suite 203
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Marquette University Law School
Emmanuel L. Muwonge has been practising Personal Injury law for the last 28 years. The Accident & Personal Injury Law Firm of Emmanuel L. Muwonge & Associates, LLC., handles a variety of Personal Injury claims and cases arising from Automobile & Truck Accidents, Bus Accidents, Train Accidents and Premises Liability cases. The Emmanuel L. Muwonge has successfully handled and litigated cases before the Wisconsin Court of Appeals and the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The most high-profile case of national significance handled is Antuan A. vs. Heritage Insurance Company, et.al, 224 Wis. 2d 44. The Supreme Court in Antuan A. clarified...
Michelle M Hockers
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 4 years experience
22370 W Bluemound Road
Suite 204
Waukesha, WI 53186
Personal Injury and Products Liability
Marquette University Law School
Mrs. Michelle Hockers graduated magna cum laude from Marquette University Law School earning her Juris Doctorate with a certificate in litigation in May of 2015. While in law school, she was heavily involved in the Moot Court Association where she participated in the Jenkins Honors Moot Court Competition, served on the Executive Board as Associate Justice for National Competitions, and competed in the National Moot Court Competition regional at Marquette. As a third year student, Michelle completed an internship with the Wisconsin State Public Defender’s Office in the Milwaukee County Trial Division where she gained valuable courtroom experience. Throughout law...
Mark Baus
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 29 years experience
(262) 792-0888 22370 West Bluemound Rd
Suite 204
Waukesha, WI 53186
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Marquette University
Education
Mr. Baus earned his bachelor’s of arts in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1984. He graduated from Marquette University Law School in 1990. He was a member of Marquette Law School’s National Labor Law Moot Court Team, and placed first in the Intra School Moot Court Competition.

Background
Mr. Baus was born in Waukesha, Wisconsin, on March 18, 1962. He is married and resides in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.

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After working as a journalist, I had a strong desire to work in a job that has a direct positive affect on people’s lives. We all hope and believe that we won’t be...
David Karp
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 37 years experience
(414) 453-0800 933 N Mayfair Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Personal Injury, Divorce and Family
Marquette University Law School
Since he was admitted to practice in Wisconsin in 1982, David B. Karp has worked tirelessly to assist injury and family law clients. During the course of his lengthy career, he successfully has tried hundreds of cases and has settled countless more.
Ryan J. Harrington
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 24 years experience
N14 W23755 Stone Ridge Drive
Suite 200
Waukesha, WI 53188
Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, Criminal and DUI
Marquette University Law School
Attorney Ryan J. Harrington has been in practice for over 19 years, having worked in both Wisconsin and Illinois while focusing on criminal defense, personal injury, bankruptcy, traffic, and temporary restraining orders due to domestic abuse or harassment. Mr. Harrington joined D’Angelo & Jones as an associate in June of 2002, and was elected partner in January of 2007. He has practiced throughout southeastern Wisconsin in more than 20 counties, and was praised for his trial work by the Wisconsin State Public Defender in an issue of its monthly publication after winning an acquittal in his very first felony...
Mark Kent
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Attorney
(414) 774-7300 11931 W Bluemound Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Personal Injury, Criminal, Divorce and Insurance Claims
Jean Brown
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 30 years experience
(262) 827-1700 640 West Moreland Blvd.
Waukesha, WI 53188
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Marquette University and University of Wisconsin - Madison
I have over 25 years of experience representing accident victims. I have extensive trial, settlement and appellate experience in a wide variety of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including complex and multi-district litigation. I was recognized as a Wisconsin Super Lawyer in 2011 in the area of Personal Injury Plaintiff: General, as published in Milwaukee Magazine, was recognized as a “Top 100 Trial Lawyer” in Wisconsin for Civil Plaintiff’s work by the National Trial Lawyers Association in 2013, and I have now achieved the highest level ranking of “Superb” by Avvo’s lawyer rating service. I graduated cum laude from...
Lynn Laufenberg
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 44 years experience
(877) 959-2760 115 S 84th St
Suite 250
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Marquette University Law School
Lynn R. Laufenberg founded Laufenberg, Jassak & Laufenberg, S.C. in 2000 to promote the core principles of practice he has developed after over 30 years of representing Wisconsin individuals and families who have suffered a loss caused by the carelessness of others.
Jane Walker
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 28 years experience
(262) 542-4420 100 E Sunset Drive
Waukesha, WI 53189
Personal Injury, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Marquette University Law School
It is important to have an experienced Attorney who will give your case the detailed attention it deserves. The entire staff at the Law Office of Jane L. Walker recognizes the intimidation involved in finding the right Lawyer. Attorney Walker has had her own private practice for over 20 years and has handled a variety of legal matters. The primary focus areas of the practice are Elder Law, Estate Planning and Trust and Probate Administration. Her past experiences have broadened her experience as an Attorney and given her a deeper understanding of human nature, the profound impact conflict...
Raymond H. LaBarge
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Waukesha, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 7 years experience
(877) 635-6220 640 West Moreland Boulevard
Waukesha, WI 53188
Personal Injury, Consumer, Landlord Tenant and Workers' Comp
University of Wisconsin Law School
I pride myself as being a versatile lawyer that can provide you with comprehensive and diligent legal representation. Since starting at the firm, I have handled cases in worker’s compensation, personal injury, family law, landlord/tenant rights, real estate transactions, estate planning, lemon law, small claims and civil litigation. I am also an experienced legal writer and researcher, having interned for the District IV Court of Appeals in Madison. In looking for lawyers, experience working for a court is always a bonus for several reasons - your lawyer will know what judges look for and perhaps more importantly,...
Patrick M Roney
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 15 years experience
(414) 299-3875 4641 W. Forest Home Avenue
Lower
Milwaukee, WI 53219
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Collections and Consumer
Marquette University Law School
At Roney & Knupp, LLC, we know that you work very hard for your money. That is why we work very hard for you! We offer a comprehensive flat fee schedule where you know the cost for legal services up front. With a flat fee structure you pay one amount at the time that you retain Roney & Knuppe, LLC. After that you pay an additional amount ONLY if there is a fee, court expense or other expense related to your legal matter. You only pay for the additional fee or expense when the fee or expense is actually incurred....
Linda Vanden Heuvel
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Germantown, WI Personal Injury Attorney with 34 years experience
(800) 805-1976 W175N11086 Stonewood Drive
P.O. Box 550
Germantown, WI 53022
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Divorce, Elder and Family
Marquette University Law School
Attorney Linda Vanden Heuvel has been practicing law in Wisconsin for over 30 years, and has repeatedly received a superb rating from www.Avvo.com and a AV-rating from www.Martindale.com, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. She has been named to the National Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers. Recently receiving the client distinction award for recognized excellence in quality of service, overall value, responsiveness and communication ability, Attorney Vanden Heuvel provides divorce representation including custody and placement and other areas of family law. Notwithstanding Attorney Vanden Heuvel's extensive and recognized...
Jason Abraham
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Attorney
(414) 223-4800 111 East Kilbourn Ave
#1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Marquette University Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
In 1993 Jason F. Abraham began his career with Hupy and Abraham S.C. and in six years he became a shareholder. Due to his high level of expertise in personal injury law Jason F. Abraham has lectured across numerous states regarding the matter. He has tried over 160 million dollars in cases and has won many million dollar cases.
Michael Hupy
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(800) 800-5678 111 East Kilbourn Ave
#1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Nursing Home
Marquette University of Law
For 39 years Michael J. Hupy has been an accomplished lawyer. Since graduating from Marquette University Law School,he has tried and won many million dollar law suits. Attorney Michael J. Hupy believes in giving back to the community. Here are some of the causes he has supported over his career America's Second Harvest of Wisconsin, the YMCA, the Boy Scouts, scholarship programs, safety programs for bikers including the Hupy & Abraham Watch For Motorcycles Awareness Program, child safety fingerprint programs. Due to his dedication to the community in December 2008 Wisconsin governor Jim Doyle presented him with a "Certificate of...
Todd Richard Korb
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Lawyer
(800) 800-5678 111 East Kilbourn Ave
#1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
University of Wisconsin Law School
Attorney Todd Richard Korb has successfully handled thousands of personal injury cases including auto accidents, dog bites, and product liability cases. In his 15 years of practice he has gotten millions for his clients. His expertise has led him to lecture across the state of Wisconsin on legal and insurance coverage issues.
Peter Francis Geraci
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 45 years experience
(888) 456-1953 4550 S. 27th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53221
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Bankruptcy and Consumer
DePaul College of Law
Over 15,000 5-Star reviews from our satisfied clients! Since 1977, Geraci Law has helped over 100,000 people get debt-free by filing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. FREE LAWYER CONSULTATIONS, low/no attorney fees down to file. Over 35 offices near you, open late and weekends. Call today to talk, or meet with a lawyer for free. Find out why so many people Trust Geraci Law!
Thomas Kyle
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Milwaukee, WI Personal Injury Lawyer with 23 years experience
(800) 800-5678 111 East Kilbourn Ave
#1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Nursing Home
Hamline University School of Law
Attorney Kyle represents victims of serious injury and death. He has been granted the coveted AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell. (An AV rating indicates that fellow lawyers and judges have rated him at the highest level of skill and ethical standards.) Tom is also a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an honor bestowed upon the top trial lawyers in America that have successfully handled claims with significant value. He has been honored by being invited into and approved as a fellow in the Belli Society. The Belli Society conducts educational programs to enhance the trial skills in the United...
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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.