Waukegan Man Suffering a Heart Attack

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Bob’s client suffered a heart attack,  fractured ribs and  internal injuries after hitting the steering wheel when his car was rear ended when the at fault driver didn’t stop. The defense argued that the plaintiff had a history of heart trouble and there is no proof that the accident caused the heart attack. Upon cross Bob… Read more »

$250,000 Awarded for Multiple Traumatic Injuries

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Client K.W. from Antioch, Lake County, Illinois was Awarded $250,000. A gentlemen was injured when a vehicle he was a passenger in left the roadway traveling at 180 miles per hour on North Avenue in Antioch, Lake County, Illinois. The driver of the car was found negligent and responsible for the numerous injuries to the passenger, which included… Read more »

Barrington IL Personal Injury Attorney – Head On Crash-Plaintiff Claims Defendant Crossed Center Line

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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; … Read more »

Antioch IL Personal Injury Attorney – Woman On Bicycle In Crosswalk Hit By Dump Truck

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Plaintiff was riding her bicycle in the crosswalk crossing the street when she was struck by Defendant’s 24,000-lb dump truck which was attempting to make a right turn.  She was dragged 30 to 50 feet.  She sustained 7 pelvic fractures, fractured sacrum, L-5 transverse fracture, bowel injuries, cervical spine damage with aggravation of cervical arthritis… Read more »

Gurnee IL Personal Injury Attorney – CTA Bus vs. School Bus

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Plaintiff was driving a CTA bus when he entered an intersection and was struck by Defendant’s school bus.  Plaintiff says he had the green light.  Defendant says he had the green light.  Plaintiff sustained injuries to both knees necessitating surgery on the right knee, plus neck and back soft tissue injuries. Verdict:  $175,000 ($30,000 medical… Read more »

Barrington IL Work Injury Attorney – Fall From Ladder Breaks Electrician’s Leg

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Plaintiff was working in Defendant’s clothing store when he fell from a ladder.  Plaintiff sustained severe distal tibia and fibula fractures with four-inch bone loss requiring permanent fusion, foot fracture, hip fracture resulting from bone loss due to harvesting for graft and permanent disability.  The defense contended Plaintiff was an independent contractor and was responsible… Read more »

Wacaunda IL Personal Attorney- Plaintiff Slips and Falls Due to Wet Carpeting

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Defendant Universal Maintenance was hired to clean the carpets at Plaintiff’s place of employment.  Plaintiff contended that that Defendant cleaned the carpets but failed to place fans, butcher paper, or warning signs on the wet carpeting.  Plaintiff walked onto the carpeting and then stepped onto a tile floor where she slipped and fell because he… Read more »