Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer
We treat every client with the compassion and respect they deserve
Are you the victim of a personal injury? We want to help you. The Chicago personal injury attorneys at Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers, LLC represent clients with complex personal injury cases to ensure a successful outcome.
An accident can change your life in the blink of an eye, creating lifelong trauma. Each day, people suffer injuries or die through the negligent or careless actions of others. Some victims never recover fully. The devastation ripples through the family, creating pain, financial burdens, and immense grief.
Every person must act responsibly, using reasonable care to prevent causing injuries to others. Any or business or individual who fails should be held accountable.
Were you or your loved one injured through another’s negligence? You have the right to hire a Chicago personal injury attorney to seek justice and obtain fair compensation. Our commitment to legal advocacy involving challenging cases has resulted in significant jury verdicts and multi-million-dollar settlements.
Why We Win
Our group of Chicago personal injury lawyers has decades of combined experience helping our injured clients. We understand the life-altering ramifications of a catastrophic personal injury and can help you through the entire process of getting your life back on track.
Our personal injury law firm will handle everything related to your case, like ensuring you get proper medical treatment, repairing your damaged vehicle, relocating you from a horrific nursing home, and more. We are here to help.
Over $250 Million Recovered
Results matter. Our top-rated personal injury attorneys, working on behalf of our clients, have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars in combined settlements and verdicts to help restore their lives. You can put our years of experience to work for you and your family.
Our legal team has been recognized by the National Trial Lawyers Top 100, Best Attorneys of America, Super Lawyers, Million Dollar Advocates, Lawyers of Distinction, American Institute of Trial Lawyers, and others. The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys recognizes Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers LLC as one of the 10 Best Law Firms in Illinois.
Top Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys
The Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers LLC Law Firm remains Chicago’s premier group of personal injury attorneys, putting our clients’ interests above our own. Each personal injury lawyer accepts all personal injury cases on a contingency fee agreement with a “No Win/No-Fee” guarantee, meaning we do not charge fees until we win their case.
What to Expect
Your Illinois legal group of personal injury lawyers will be available 24/7 to help you and your family through your injury recovery. We will ensure that you receive financial compensation for tangible (physical) and non-tangible damages, including:
- Hospitalization costs
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Loss of future earnings
- Pain, suffering, and emotional distress
- Funeral and burial costs in wrongful death cases
Most of our Illinois personal injury cases are resolved out of court where all people involved agree to a negotiated compensation settlement to pay for the plaintiff’s damages. The judge handling the case in court must sign off on the financial recovery agreement to resolve the personal injury lawsuit.
Personal Injury Cases in Illinois
You can experience a personal injury nearly anywhere when someone’s negligence causes harm. You might slip and fall on a wet floor in a supermarket, get struck by a vehicle in an intersection, or suffer an on-the-job injury.
The Illinois personal injury attorneys at Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers, LLC helped victims in various personal injury cases involving:
- Amputation injury
- Apartment complex assault
- Dog bites
- Boating accident
- Car accident
- Catastrophic injuries leading to brain injury, spinal damage (spinal cord injury)
- Construction site accident
- Daycare injury
- Defective and dangerous products (product liability)
- Dental malpractice
- Delivery truck accident
- Distracted driving collisions
- Divvy bike-share program accident
- Dramshop case victims
- Driving while impaired collisions
- Drunk driving victims
- Hit-and-run collision
- Injuries by toxic exposure, including asbestos (asbestosis/mesothelioma) and benzene
- Medical malpractice
- Medication mistakes
- Metro-transit accident s(buses, trains, subways, airplanes)
- Motorcycle crash
- Nursing home neglect and abuse
- Pedestrian accidents
- Playground injury victims
- Premises liability
- Product liability
- School bus accidents
- Social Security benefits denials
- Slip and fall events
- Spine damage
- Swimming pool injury
- Truck crashes
- Uber and Lyft accidents
- Uninsured/underinsured motorist victims
- Worker’s Compensation Benefits, including bad faith denials
- Wrongful death
How a Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer can Help You
Transferring the legal process burdens of resolving a personal injury claim to a competent attorney can minimize your participation in resolving your case, allowing you more time with your family while you heal. Our personal injury law firm is prepared to handle every aspect of your case, including:
- Offer a free consultation to hear your story and answer your questions
- Provide personal legal representation and all necessary resources required for a successful resolution
- Calculate the extent of all your losses
- Use valuation tools to determine your case’s worth
- Deal directly with all insurance companies involved in your case
- Review all paperwork, including insurance company policyholder records, police reports, medical documents, and court documents, to ensure they are filed correctly
- Reconstruct the accident scene to identify every liable party
- Gather crucial evidence to build your case
- Bring expert testimony in the case to demonstrate the severity of your injuries, including all long-term effects
- Locate and interview eyewitnesses at the scene of the accident to document their testimony
- Help you navigate the process to ensure your best interests are protected
- Negotiate with all participating insurance companies to determine if a settlement is your best financial option
- Build a case to take the personal injury claim to trial if the insurance company/defendants are unwilling to meet your demands
- Present the case in front of a judge and jury when necessary
Our Chicago personal injury lawyers are ready to fight on your behalf to ensure you receive full compensation. We will start by filing all the necessary documents in the appropriate county courthouse before the statute of limitations expires.
Powerhouse Chicago, IL Law Firm with a Proven Track Record
The Chicago personal injury lawyers at Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers have an extensive proven track record of successfully helping victims injured through negligence and abuse. Our powerhouse team obtains maximum compensation for severe personal injury or preventable fatality to recover physical, emotional, psychological, and financial costs.
Our Chicago personal injury law firm provides the highest level of legal representation and delivers a top-shelf client experience. We ensure that all victims we represent receive the individual attention and respect they deserve, working tirelessly to ensure the best possible results are achieved.
Our success is built on building provable personal injury cases using medical experts to assess the extent of injuries and establish the duration of the injured party’s disabilities and financial losses that impact their daily lives. These experts can provide testimony at trial addressing the injured party’s suffering, pain, and inconvenience caused by every party’s negligent actions responsible for causing the harm.
Someone’s Negligence has injured Me. What do I do?
What you do immediately following an accident or event causing your injury could impact your future and the extent of your financial burdens.
If an accident caused your injury, gather pertinent evidence from the accident scene. If your injury results from a slip and fall, make sure to complete an incident report with the property owner or management if possible.
Ask to be transported to the nearest emergency room to seek medical treatment, even if you believe your injuries are only minor. In the moments after an accident, your adrenaline is running full force.
Elevated adrenaline might be masking a severe injury like internal organ injuries, traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), or spinal damage that may not be evident for hours or days. Only a competent doctor with the best diagnostic tools can determine your injuries’ extent and provide recommendations on the treatment required to heal completely.
Law enforcement may arrive at the accident scene to document what happened, gather eyewitness testimony, and evaluate who was at fault for causing the harm. However, re-creating what happened might require an outside investigator who can reconstruct the accident scene and conduct a more in-depth interview with eyewitnesses.
Hiring a Chicago personal injury attorney can ensure you receive maximum financial compensation. In some cases, any family member who has lost a loved one can seek compensation through a wrongful death lawsuit.
Negotiating a Settlement Versus Taking the Case to Trial
Nearly all personal injury cases are resolved without a judge and jury through a negotiated financial settlement when every party agrees on an acceptable amount. Avoiding a trial presentation can save both sides the expense of paying expert witnesses and court costs while reducing the plaintiff’s (injured party) stress.
Our Chicago personal injury lawyers nearly always negotiate an appropriate settlement. However, there are times when the defendants refuse to compensate the injured party appropriately or pay for the additional costs when family members have lost a loved one through wrongful death.
Our personal injury attorneys always protect the injured’s best interests and prepare the case to go to trial when necessary. Our personal injury law firm guarantee that the services and representation we provide will ensure justice is served, and maximum financial compensation is obtained to resolve our clients’ personal injury cases.
Talk With an Attorney Directly
You will speak with an experienced Chicago personal injury lawyer during your free consultation and have 24/7 access to discuss your case.
We offer every potential client a risk-free consultation. You can talk in-person, at home, over the phone, or at the hospital/nursing home.
No Upfront Fees Ever!
Our Chicago personal injury lawyers never charge fees upfront and get paid only when we win the case. We don’t get paid if we don’t win!
Over $250 Million Won
We currently have won over $250 million in negotiated settlements and jury verdicts on behalf of injured victims. Let our skills work for you.
We Will Meet You Anywhere
Our Chicago personal injury lawyers can conduct an initial free consultation wherever you are to ensure you get the legal representation you need.
Top Ten Rated Law Firm
The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys recognizes us as one of Illinois’ Top ‘10 Best Law Firms.’
Filing a Personal Injury Case
Did you suffer an injury that was not your fault? Was the accident or event caused by the negligent, reckless, or intentional actions of other people? Are you confused about Illinois personal injury law and how to seek justice, file a lawsuit, or submit a Workers Compensation benefit claim?
The result of your personal injury has likely left you with significant pain, mounting medical expenses, and chaotic life. Many victims can no longer work while they heal from their temporary or permanent injuries. Family members who lost a loved one by another’s negligent actions may no longer have their financial provider or household caregiver.
Many injured people are lost in finding a way out of the financial burdens associated with their damages and do not understand how to receive compensation to make themselves whole again. Some victims were injured through exposure to workplace hazards but did not on how to file for workers compensation benefits.
Without sufficient financial compensation, the injured parties will likely have far less money they need to pay all their bills. How can they prove their case without substantial evidence that shows what happened and the extent of their damages? How will they gain access to the resources they need to build a case to take the claim to court?
Most Illinois personal injury cases are complex, requiring the skills of attorneys who specialize in injury cases. A lawyer can evaluate the case to determine its worth and file all the required documents in the appropriate county courthouse before the statute of limitations expires.
The personal injury case might be filed in state or federal courthouses in any county in Illinois, including Cook County:
- Appellate Court 160 N LaSalle St # 14, Chicago, IL 60601
- Chicago Immigration Court 525 W Van Buren St #500, Chicago, IL 60607
- Circuit Court of Cook County 555 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607
- Circuit Court of Cook County 50 W Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602
- Cook County Circuit Courthouse Building 10220 S 76th Ave, Bridgeview, IL 60455
- Cook County Criminal Courthouse 3150 W Flournoy St, Chicago, IL 60612
- Cook County Criminal Courthouse 5555 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
- Cook County Juvenile Courthouse 2245 Ogden Ave, Chicago, IL 60612
- Cook County Marriage Courthouse 119 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602
- Cook County Municipal Judge 50 W Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602
- Criminal Court Building 2650 S California Ave #526, Chicago, IL 60608
- First Municipal District 50 W Washington St #1303, Chicago, IL 60602
- George N Leighton Criminal Courthouse 2650 S California Ave, Chicago, IL 60608
- Illinois Circuit Courthouse of Cook County 1500 Maybrook Dr, Maywood, IL 60153
- James Thomas W Judge 219 S Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60604
- Juvenile Courthouse 1100 S Hamilton Ave, Chicago, IL 60612
- Municipal Court of Chicago 179 W 51st St, Chicago, IL 60609
- State Attorney Traffic Courthouse 69 W Washington St # 3110, Chicago, IL 60602
- Supreme Court 160 N LaSalle St # 20, Chicago, IL 60601
- US Court of Appeals 219 S Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60604
- US District Court 219 S. Dearborn St., Chicago, IL 60604
- Washington Courts LLC 5425 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60644
Personal Injury FAQs
How Long do I Have to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit?
State statutes regulate the amount of time an injured party must file a personal injury claim seeking financial compensation from any party responsible for causing them harm. In Illinois, the injured party (plaintiff) has two years from the time their injuries occurred.
However, with a comprehensive case evaluation, personal injury lawyers might find extenuating circumstances that extend the restricted time limit beyond twenty-four months.
Will My Personal Injury Lawsuit go to Trial?
Most cases handled by our personal injury attorneys are settled through a negotiated out-of-court settlement. Negotiating a settlement saves time and avoids uncertainty while reducing the plaintiff’s monetary risks in losing their case or costing the defendant significantly more than they can pay.
At any given time, hundreds of thousands of injury cases are waiting to be heard in front of a judge and jury in both federal and state judicial systems. Personal injury attorneys might recommend settling the case to ensure privacy and confidentiality, avoiding publicity of sensitive medical information that would become public.
Should I Give the Insurance Company Recorded Statement?
Most personal injury lawyers would agree that it’s never a good idea to provide a claims adjuster a recorded statement before seeking legal advice. Having detailed information in an oral or written form could provide the ammunition the defense needs to diminish your negotiated settlement option or to take your advantages away when presenting evidence at trial.
Is an Attorney Really Necessary to Handle My Personal Injury Lawsuit?
Many plaintiffs represent themselves in civil cases involving minimal injury and property damage. However, if the case is complicated, you or your loved ones will absolutely need a personal injury lawyer to fight your key issues, work with claims adjusters, and negotiate a substantial settlement.
Experienced Personal Injury Attorney Representing Your Case
Our personal injury law firm has resolved all types of personal injury cases and has access to all necessary resources to maximize the amount of compensation you and your family will receive. Retaining our services ensures you’re treated like family.
Our personal injury attorneys will take your case seriously and fight aggressively on your behalf to ensure you will be well-informed on what is going on at all times. We will communicate with you through phone calls, emails, voice messages, text, and other correspondence and ensure we take sufficient time to answer every pertinent question you have.
Our Chicago law firm is trusted throughout the community, where other lawyers routinely send the most complicated cases to our Chicago personal injury attorney group, revealing that we are a trusted resource in Illinois. Contact us today at (888) 424-5757 (toll-free phone call) or through the online contact form to discuss your case.
Involved in a car crash? No need to go through it alone. Let your personal injury lawyer ensure you receive an honest, fair settlement in resolving your accident case.
Our personal injury law firm is ready to step in as a legal advocate when a beloved elder is hurt, neglected, or abused in a nursing home or assisted living facility.
Medical professionals should be held accountable for their mistakes that lead to severe injury or preventable death.
Medical negligence can cause congenital disabilities or harm the mother during pregnancy, labor, delivery, or childbirth recovery. Let your injury lawyer hold doctors accountable.
Let our Chicago personal injury lawyers negotiate with all insurance companies involved in your truck crash to get the settlement you deserve.
Let our workers compensation lawyers ensure you receive all available benefits through the workers comp program and any third party responsible for your work injuries.