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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.
Rear-Ended Car Crash Low Back InjuryBob’s client was hit from behind at 40 miles per hour resulting in herniation of the L4 and L5 lumbar discs requiring spinal fusion surgery and many, many months of painful physical therapy. He was awarded $95,000 plus medical costs.
Robert T. Edens ‘Bob’ is an award winning car accident attorney with over 20 years of experience fighting for car cr...
Car Accidents, Case Results Blog, Rear-End Collision, The Law Offices of Robert T. Edens, P.C., Trucking Accident,
Plaintiff exited a parking lot and made a left turn going west on Cedar Lake Road. Plaintiff contended he had completed his turn and was driving in his own lane when the Defendant crossed the center line and hit Plaintiff head-on. Plaintiff sustained a comminuted Lisfranc foot fracture/dislocation with resulting nerve damage, requiring four surgeries; open reduction internal fixatio...
Car Accidents, Foot Injuries, Fractures, Tears, and Dislocations, Head-On Collision, Neurological Injuries, Other,
Plaintiff, F-28 was a customer at a bar for a hot male body contest. She was struck in the head by an unknown object. She sustained a large gash on her forehead with blood loss which required 6 stitches to close and left a permanent scar. She also developed headaches, dizziness, and neck pain. The defense asserted the club had reasonable security, the incident was not foreseeable, a...
Plaintiff, age 69, slipped and fell on ice outside the exit of a woman’s bathroom owned by the Chicago Park District. Plaintiff struck her head causing her to sustain a mild traumatic brain injury with a subarachnoid hemorrhage, subdural hematomas, and hospitalization for three weeks. Plaintiff claimed that the fall caused severe cognitive impairments and gait ataxia. Plaintiff co...
Neurological Injuries, Severe Head Injuries, Slip and Fall, Traumatic Brain Injuries,
The City of Chicago terminated Plaintiff 3 days before her FMLA medical leave was to begin. Plaintiff was a deputy commissioner for the Department of Consumer Services and had worked for the department for 10 years. Plaintiff contended that she was terminated for requesting a 2nd FMLA leave. The first had been for gastric bypass surgery. Plaintiff had lost over 150 pounds and ...
Plaintiff was riding his bicycle with a green light when he was struck by Defendant’s Chevy Blazer. The Plaintiff claimed that the Defendant ran a red light and struck him in the intersection. Defendant claimed that the Plaintiff ran the red light. Plaintiff sustained a comminuted left tibial plateau fracture, a non-displaced fracture of the proximal left fibula, and a torn medial...
Bicycle Accidents, Fractures, Tears, and Dislocations, Knee Injuries, Repair and Replacement, Leg Injuries, Other,
Defendant pulled out of a gas station parking lot into the path of Plaintiff causing a crash. Plaintiff sustained soft tissue injuries to his right knee, chest, and right arm. The defense contended that the Plaintiff was not injured.
Verdict: $7,982; $6,982 to Plaintiff ($1,982 past medical expenses; $3,500 pain and suffering; $1500 loss of normal life) and $1,000 to Plaintiff’s ...
Arm Injuries, Car Accidents, Knee Injuries, Repair and Replacement, Other,
Antioch, IL Motorcycle Accident Lawyer, Bob Edens, Has Been Awarded Millions for His Client's Injuries
Plaintiff was riding his motorcycle when a car turned left in front of him. The biker had to lay down his bike to avoid a collision. Plaintiff sustained road rash and abrasions on his body. Defense contended that the Plaintiff was speeding and that his wage loss claim was excessiv...
Motorcycle Accident, Other,
Shawn Scott entered an intersection on a green light and was struck by a northbound semi-truck operated by Mark Stokes, who went through the red light. Scott suffered severe brain injuries which resulted in his death 8 days later. Witnesses testified Stokes ran a red light and that one of the two red lights at the intersection was not illuminated at the time of the crash. Stokes den...
Car Accidents, Neurological Injuries, Severe Head Injuries, Traumatic Brain Injuries,
Plaintiff was a passenger in a truck driven by her husband when they were rear-ended by Defendant. Plaintiff contended the impact caused a soft tissue neck injury, shredded casing of right biceps muscle, bicipital tendinitis, partial tear of right rotator cuff, and post-traumatic shoulder impingement syndrome, leaving her unable to lift up her arm and lacking enough strength to hold a gallon of milk....
Arm Injuries, Car Accidents, Cervical Spine/Neck Injuries, Rear-End Collision, Shoulder Injuries - Rotator Cuff/Other,