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Every year there are millions of people who are injured that require medical treatment. According to statistics from the CDC, 39.5 million people seek medical care for unintentional injuries every year in the US. Should you be one of these unfortunate people who has been injured recently, you may want to consider speaking with a Chicago personal injury lawyer about initiating a claim. 

It is estimated that there are approximately 400,000 personal injury claims filed each year. Yet, most of these claims settle outside of court, with only around 4 percent going to trial. If you feel you were injured because of someone else’s negligent actions, you could have a valid claim. At The Horwitz Law Group, we have a team of experienced lawyers on call who can help you establish if you should file a personal injury lawsuit. 

The Different Types Of Personal Injury Cases We Handle

At our Chicago firm, we strive to provide our clients with the best service possible, and this means catering to an array of different case needs. There are many different types of personal injury cases, and we specialize in a few of them. Below we have briefly detailed some of the various personal injury cases that we handle. 

  • Legal malpractice. 
  • Asbestos exposure. 
  • Pharmaceutical injury. 
  • Childcare injury.
  • Amusement park accidents. 
  • Sexual abuse. 
  • Sports accidents. 
  • Wrongful adoption. 
  • Food poisoning. 
  • Product liability. 

How A Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Help You

When you hire an attorney, they can help you handle all the legal aspects surrounding your lawsuit. If you’re interested in discovering how a personal injury lawyer can be of assistance, have a look at the below explanations. 

  • Investigation: A Chicago attorney will conduct a thorough investigation of your case to establish how you sustained your injuries and determine who is liable for them. 
  • Negotiation: An attorney will review all your insurance policies and negotiate with insurance companies on your behalf. They will ensure the insurance company does not try to offer you an unjust settlement amount and make sure they compensate you promptly.
  • Consultation: In some instances, your personal injury case might need expert opinions. If this is the case, an attorney will consult with qualified experts to attain credible opinions. Some of the experts they could consult with include accident reconstruction experts and various healthcare experts. 
  • Analysis: When you file a personal injury claim, you need to ensure the medical documentation you have on file is accurate and pertinent to your case. A lawyer will carefully analyze all your medical records to ensure you submit relevant injury reports. When they analyze these documents, they will also be able to give you an estimate of what they believe your case is worth. 
  • Court litigation: In the rare occurrence that your case has to go to trial, a qualified personal injury lawyer can litigate your case in a state or federal court. They can also handle all legal trial matters that could arise after your trial. 
  • Filing and documentation: When filing a personal injury claim, it’s crucial to do so on time. Those who only seek out a lawyer at the last minute risk their claim being rejected due to the statute of limitations in Chicago. Fortunately, a lawyer can help ensure all your documentation is completed correctly and filed within the appropriate timeframes. 

The Damages You Could Receive In A Personal Injury Lawsuit

Should your personal injury claim be successful, you could be entitled to receive compensation in the form of damages. Below are the potential damages you could receive.

  • Various property damage expenses. 
  • Funeral expenses that include the venue, casket, and burial plot. 
  • Disability expenses. 
  • Disfigurement and scarring. 
  • Various medical bills, including travel costs. 
  • Wrongful death benefits. 
  • Emotional injury. 
  • Loss of income. 

Contact A Skilled Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Today To Initiate A Claim

Do you believe that you have been injured due to someone else’s negligent actions, and do you want to hold them accountable for your injuries and losses? If so, you should consider hiring a Chicago personal injury lawyer. 

The Horwitz Law Group firmly believes in representing those who have been wronged. We use the knowledge and skills at our disposal to fight for our clients and gain them the compensation they rightfully deserve. If you are ready to initiate a personal injury lawsuit, you can contact us at your earliest convenience. 

Case Results


for a motor vehicle wrongful death case.


for a 75-year-old woman who suffered an above the knee amputation due to being run over by a private school bus.


for a young lady who was run over by a private waste hauling company while crossing the street.


for a trucking accident resulting in the death of the driver.


for a 70 year old man who died, without any living relatives, seven months after being hit by a car while crossing the street.


for a client whose family was killed by a street sweeper that ran a red light.


for a client injured in a 2005 Metra train derailment case.


for a minor rear-ended on an expressway in Kankakee.


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 bicyclist hit by a car.


for a passenger injured in a rideshare rollover accident.


for a rideshare accident injury.


for a low-speed rear-end accident.


for injuries in a van accident pulling a trailer.


for a minor injured in a ride-share accident.


for a pedestrian injured due to a sidewalk defect.


for a passenger injured in a rideshare rollover accident.


for a driver injured in an auto accident.


for injuries from a right-turning truck.


for a family injured in an auto accident.


for a law enforcement officer rear-ended by a truck.


for a motorcyclist rear-ended.


for an individual injured by a dog.


for a bicyclist hit by a car while crossing the street.


for a driver rear-ended on the expressway.


for a client who had lawyers at another law firm trying to settle the accident case for only $60,000.

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