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Chicago Personal Injury Claim Basics

First off, how do you know if you even have a viable personal injury claim in the state of Illinois?   It all boils down to whether or not the defendant is actually liable for the damages you sustained, and, if so, how bad were the damages and how much was your medical bill? If you can prove liability and damages, the Illinois legal system will award you compensation for your loss.

Click on the links Below and you will find the basic Q & A’s about Personal Injury Law:

What is negligence?

What are damages?

What is compensation?

Who pays compensation?

Are there time limits for filing a claim?

The Big Question.. What will it cost?

To learn more about the personal injury process, please contact The Horwitz Law Group.

The Horwitz Law Group 
115 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 2600
Chicago, IL 60603 | USA 
Phone: 312-641-9200
Fax: 312-641-9201

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Case Results


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.

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