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Illinois attorney Bob Edens has gotten millions of dollars for his clients and will do everything in his power to ensure that you get the money you deserve for your personal injuries. In the drop down list you can select The Law Offices of Robert T. Edens, P.C. and see just some of the cases that Bob has handled over the past.
Plaintiff was driving when she decided quickly to make a left turn. While entering the left turn lane the Plaintiff cut in front of Defendant. Defendant was unable to stop in time and rear-ended Plaintiff's car. Plaintiff claimed injuries of a ruptured ulnar collateral ligament in her right wrist and aggravation of pre-existing carpal tunnel syndrome, requiring 2 surgeries. Plaintif...
Arm Injuries, Car Accidents, Rear-End Collision,
Plaintiff claimed that as she was leaving a local bar she slipped and fell on a ramp which was covered with ice and snow. She admitted to be a semi-regular customer of the bar but stated she never left the building out the front door before and was unfamiliar with the ramp. Plaintiff suffered traumatic olecranon bursitis requiring 2 elbow surgeries. The defense questioned the Plaintiff’...
Arm Injuries, Other, Premises Liability,
Plaintiff was driving with her father and her two daughters when she stopped in traffic. Her vehicle was rear-ended by Defendant. Plaintiff suffered cervical sprain/strain and a disputed bulging disc, receiving sporadic chiropractic care and physical therapy over 3 years. Defendant stipulated that he was distracted by pedestrians on the sidewalk. Defense claimed that Plaintiff...
Car Accidents, Cervical Spine/Neck Injuries, Rear-End Collision,
Plaintiff was brought to Edward Hospital by ambulance for severe abdominal pain and vomiting while she was 14 weeks pregnant. She was transferred to the postpartum unit after tests showed the fetus was not the cause of her pain. Plaintiff developed septic shock ten hours later and the unborn baby died. Plaintiff’s small intestine also ceased to function due to lack of blood flow r...
Medical Malpractice, Other, Wrongful Death,
Plaintiff was helping defendant re-hang is barn door when the door fell over and landed on her. She sustained bilateral ankle fractures and a torn rotator cuff, requiring surgery. The defense admitted negligence but denied causation of Plaintiff’s injuries stating she suffered the injuries at home.
Verdict: $581,000 ($300,00 medical expenses; $125,000 pain and suffering; $125,000...
Ankle Injuries, Fractures, Tears, and Dislocations, Premises Liability, Shoulder Injuries - Rotator Cuff/Other,
Plaintiff, age 85, slipped and fell while existing her apartment on the sidewalk directly in front of her unit. She sustained a periprosthetic supracondylar and shaft fracture of her left femur requiring surgical repair, physical therapy and a 3 month nursing home stay. Plaintiff contended that the gutters were leaking and water was dripping in front of her door. Defendant’s forme...
Fractures, Tears, and Dislocations, Leg Injuries, Premises Liability,
Roger Davis developed shortness of breath while at work. He went to his family physician who performed a general exam and made a diagnosis of glomerulonephritis based on the presence of protein and blood in Rodger’s urine. Unfortunately, 10 hours later Rodger died from a pulmonary embolus. The Estate contended that Dr. Royce should have ordered a VQ scan which would have detected the co...
Medical Malpractice, Other,
Plaintiff was out walking her dog when a cottonwood tree on the edge of Defendant’s golf course fell and struck her. Plaintiff suffered a fractured lumbar vertebra and fractured left ankle, both requiring surgery. Plaintiff stated that the Defendants were negligent in failing to have an appropriate tree inspection policy in place for the golf course property and that she had notified a ...
Ankle Injuries, Fractures, Tears, and Dislocations, Street Hazard,
Barnabe Lucas was a 9 year old special needs child who was enrolled in a summer day camp operated by Christian Youth Center Ministries. On Wednesdays the camp took its campers to Leisure Lake Membership Resort to swim. The resort had a wading pond going from zero depth to 5 feet. 20 to 30 minutes after the campers arrived, another camper discovered Barnabe unconscious. He was ...
Drowning, Other, Traumatic Brain Injuries,
Plaintiff was rear-ended while driving his pick-up truck by Defendant’s car. Plaintiff claimed cervical and lumbar strains, cramping in low back, occasional radiating pain down his legs, and soft tissue discomfort in his left arm. Plaintiff claimed that he had not worked for the past 5 years as a result of the pain from the accident. Defendant maintained that he merely tapped the ...
Car Accidents, Low Back Injuries, Negligence, Other, Rear-End Collision,