If you have been injured because someone else was careless or negligent, you may have a right to receive financial compensation for the damages you have suffered. Obtaining fair compensation for damages is not an easy process. You need a dedicated Chicago personal injury lawyer to fight for your rights. The lawyers of The Horwitz Law Group will stand up and fight for you.
A Chicago personal injury lawyer from The Horwitz Law Group has the experience and ability to effectively litigate your car and truck accident case in any Illinois court. Our Chicago injury attorneys will work hard to get you the compensation you deserve. You do not have to pay fees or expenses unless we win your claim. Led by our founder, attorney Mark J. Horwitz, our entire legal team is dedicated to helping clients obtain full and fair compensation for their pain and suffering, medical and rehabilitation expenses, lost wages or income, property damage and other losses.
Mr. Horwitz has been fighting for the rights of the injured in the Chicago area since 1991. He has obtained millions of dollars in verdicts, settlements and judgments for his clients.
for a young lady who was run over by a private
waste hauling company while crossing the street.
for a client injured in a 2005 Metra Train Derailment case.
for a client whose family was killed by a street sweeper that ran a red light.
for a premises liability accident resulting in below the knee amputation.
for a woman who was hit by a car while crossing the street.
for a client who was injured on the CTA red line train.
for a client who had lawyers at another law firm trying to settle the accident case for only $60,000.
for a client who was crushed between two cars nearly severing off her leg.
for a client whose son was accidentally run over by her husband as he backed out of their driveway.
The injury attorneys of The Horwitz Law Group have obtained millions of dollars in financial compensation for clients who were seriously injured in auto accidents.
If you feel that your insurance company is not granting you with the coverage you were promised, you are not alone.
Although hospitals, doctors, nurses, and other health care providers are usually skilled and dedicated, they sometimes make unreasonable mistakes.
When we place our loved ones in the care of a nursing facility, we expect them to be cared for and looked after.
Each Chicago personal injury lawyer of The Horwitz Law Group represents people who have suffered serious injuries through no fault of their own.
When you enter into a commercial building or office, a grocery store or another’s home, you expect that the premises have been properly maintained.
The Chicago wrongful death attorneys at The Horwitz Law Group understand that no amount of money could ever make up for the loss of a loved one.
The Horwitz Law Group has a history of winning key Chicago car accident cases
as well as serious personal injury cases.
We give every client and every case the type of personal attention that we would give a member of our own family. Our Chicago accident lawyers explain complex issues in clear language so you will always understand what you are up against, what we are doing to help, and what steps we will follow to resolve your case. We are trial lawyers. Mr. Horwitz has personally tried over 60 cases to verdict. We will do whatever it takes to obtain a positive result for our clients, and we are ready to take any case that we accept to trial. Our trial experience can encourage fair out-of-court settlements. When insurance company lawyers realize that we are unafraid of taking a case all the way, they may sweeten their settlement offers in an attempt to avoid courtroom litigation.
Type of Case: Mass Transit Accident (Metra) Result: $2.1 million dollars “I was in a Metra Train Accident in September 2005, and I hired Mark Horwitz as my lawyer. My experience with Mark has been wonderful. He’s very considerate. He’s caring. Every time he calls me, the first thing that he says is, how are you feeling and how is your family, and I really, really appreciate that. If I didn’t have Mark Horwitz as my lawyer, I think I’d be lost. I don’t think any other lawyer would give me the information that I needed to feel comfortable that the case is moving in the right direction.” – Marie Bullock The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin released an article detailing the $2.1 million settlement for Marie shortly after it was announced.
Former Chicago Police Officer Type of Injury: Premises Liability Accident Resulting in Below the Knee Amputation Result: $1,400,000.00 “After all my experiences with attorneys, Mark Horwitz was one of the finest attorneys I’ve ever met. He not only was my attorney, he was my friend. He extended himself far more beyond the attorney/client relationship. I couldn’t ask for a better attorney. I couldn’t ask for a better friend. And I would definitely, without question, recommend him to anyone who needs a professional, qualified attorney because he’s the guy.” – Charles Brown
Type of Injury: Personal Injury Initial Offer: $50,000.00 Jury Verdict:$1,197,000.00 Johnnie B. Williams Jr. was a professional basketball player back in the 1970s. In 2002 while getting off a CTA red line train, the trainman closed the doors on Mr. Williams while he was exiting the train. At the time, Mr. Williams was wearing a backpack that became lodged in the doors. The train began to move and Mr. Williams ran along the platform until the train’s speed prevented him from doing so. At that time, Mr. William’s lost his footing and his long legs began striking the platform while he fought to free himself of the train’s doors and/or his backpack. In the process of doing so, Mr. Williams fractured a bone in his wrist. Luckily he was able to free himself of the doors just before the car reached the end of the platform. Mr. Williams went to several law firms who refused to take his case holding that he was at fault for his own injuries. Mr. Williams then came to see Mark J. Horwitz, of The Horwitz Law Group. Mr. Horwitz instantly filed suit against the CTA and began an investigation to obtain information regarding any…
Type of Injury: Personal Injury Final Offer: $75,000.00 Final Judgment: $100,000.00 On October 7, 2007, Ms. Bogan was driving her automobile on Interstate 57 when she noticed a car stopped in one of the moving lanes. When she looked to see what was happening, she saw a man slumped over his steering wheel who was not moving. Being a good Samaritan, Ms. Bogan parked her vehicle in front of the disabled vehicle and got out to see if the driver of that car needed assistance. After determining that the man was not conscious, Ms. Bogan called the Illinois State Police. The police arrived and told Ms. Bogan to get back into her car. While going between the two cars, the man suddenly awoke, hit his gas and crushed Ms. Bogan between the vehicles. Ms. Bogan’s leg was nearly severed from her body. It turned out that the man causing the accident had no auto insurance. Mr. Horwitz then had to file an uninsured motorist claim with Ms. Bogan’s own insurance company who initially found Ms. Bogan at fault for her own injuries. After fighting and threatening to file a vexatious delay and bad faith claim against Ms. Bogan’s own insurance…
Type of Injury: Personal Injury Final Offer: $60,000.00 Final Settlement: $100,000.00 In the summer of 2008, the father of a minor child (whose name is withheld because he is 5 years old) backed over his son while leaving his home. The child had gone under the car to retrieve a Mr. Potato Head doll that had rolled under the car. The father, not knowing his son was under the car, started it and backed down the driveway. Hearing screams, he stopped his vehicle and drove forward. It was every parent’s worst nightmare. This person, believed he had killed his son. Luckily, his son survived but had both legs broken as well as damage to his skull. “Mark J. Horwitz of The Horwitz Law Group took care of us as though we were family. He handled this very delicate situation with finesse and was able to obtain the maximum amount available for my son while reducing his fees. I would recommend Mr. Horwitz and The Horwitz Law Group to anybody who ever needs a high-powered, kind, efficient lawyer.” -Tanya Mustafa
Type of Injury: Car Accident Final Offer: $60,000.00 Final Judgment: $175,000.00 Rosetta Glover was a passenger in her husband’s car traveling on Martin Luther King Drive. A cab came around their car and made a sudden U turn in front of them causing the accident. Ms. Glover sustained an injury to her shoulder which required an immediate surgery. She hired another Chicago lawyer who obtained a settlement offer from the cab company for $60,000.00 and told Ms. Glover to accept it despite the fact her shoulder continued to give her problems. Ms. Glover then contacted Mark J. Horwitz of The Horwitz Law Group. Mr. Horwitz filed suit and litigated against the cab company for nearly three years. During that time, it was determined that Ms. Glover required an additional surgery on her shoulder. The case was set and ready to proceed to trial in October of 2008. Facing trial and a certain verdict, the cab company offered $175,000.00 on the day of trial and the case settled for $115,000.00 more than the original attorneys wanted Ms. Glover to settle her case for.
I wanted to thank for all the work you have done to help me with my situation. I really appreciate you not giving up despite my indecisive attitude in the beginning . I’m glad to have met you and that represented me. You changed my perspective on lawyers and I cannot repay you for the hard work you did in the past year. You made my situation easier and not only do I respect you as the hard working lawyer that you are but as a friend as well. I hope you have a great new year and thanks to you my 2013 started out great. I apologize for my attitude in the beginning but after meeting you I trusted you. You haven’t disappointed your client…keep up the great work! I’m glad and grateful that you have found me and helped me!
My daughter was severely injured in a car accident and I was nervous about finding a personal injury attorney, but from the start, I felt confident with my choice in the Horwitz Law Group. Mark was completely professional, trustworthy, communicative, honest and helpful. He kept my daughter focused throughout her entire recovery, both emotionally and medically. He was extremely attentive and responsive answering each and every question I had in a timely manner and explained everything in laymen terms - always keeping me informed of every step along the way. Mark was honest with us and didn't make outlandish promises but most of all he wanted what was best for my daughter and not just a paycheck. He and his team were instrumental in saving us huge amounts in medical bills as well as garnering a settlement award that was very much welcomed. Not only did they resolve the case beyond our satisfaction, they also were very caring and supportive thru my daughter's recovery. I couldn't ask for a better attorney and I couldn't recommend him more. It is my hope that I will never need legal representation again, but should I find that I do Mark J Horwitz will…
There are many Chicago personal injury attorneys who would like to help you with
your personal injury, medical malpractice
or worker’s compensation claim.
For example, in 2009, Mr. Horwitz
obtained $1.3 million for a client who had
a below-the-knee amputation after being
locked in a captured courtyard.
We will go to trial on any case we accept.
Our founder, attorney Mark Horwitz, has
personally tried more than 60 cases to verdict.
We try to return all calls by the end of each business day so you can get immediate answers. If you call after hours, we have a
24-hour answering service.
We will go to trial on any case we accept. Our founder, attorney Mark Horwitz, has personally tried more than 60 cases to verdict.
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