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What is a release in a settlement?
Most personal injury claims result in a settlement, or a payment of an agreed-upon amount compensating you for your injuries. A settlement agreement is a […]
What damages can be claimed in a personal injury case?
Have you suffered due to another’s actions or negligence? If so, you may be legally entitled to seek financial compensation, otherwise known as damages, in […]
What should I do after an injury?
Whether you were burned by a defective product, hit by a negligent driver, or hurt on someone else’s property, it’s easy to panic after suffering […]
What Can I Do To Protect My Rights After A Car Accident?
Chicago streets and highways are clogged with vehicles. You are at risk of being involved in a car accident every time you get behind the […]
What should I collect after an auto accident in Chicago?
When you’ve been in an accident, you might have trouble even fathoming what you need to do next. In these moments, there are crucial pieces […]
Can I sue the other driver of a car accident even if I was issued a ticket?
Yes, you can sue the other party for damages even if you received a ticket from a police officer. A ticket is not an admission […]
What if no motorist was issued a ticket?
No two car accidents are the same. Some are simple, and the subsequent insurance claims resolve quickly. Others are complex and can lead to lawsuits […]
How soon should I get a lawyer after a Chicago car wreck?
After being injured in a car accident in Chicago, hiring an attorney can be one of the most essential steps, especially if you have a […]
I have had anxiety about driving since my car accident. What can I do?
Victims of car accidents don’t suffer from strictly physical injuries. Regardless of an accident’s severity, those involved in the crash can experience post-traumatic stress disorder […]
Should I release my medical records to the other driver’s insurance?
Soon after an accident, you may hear from another driver’s insurance company. If they call you, you can expect a friendly voice that says they […]
Should I see a doctor after my car accident even if I feel okay?
A question clients commonly ask is whether or not they should see a physician when they feel fine after a car accident. In the case […]
Car Accident Lawsuit Process
Typically, the amount of information and evidence you obtain before filing a lawsuit or going to court for a car accident will determine how long […]