3 Emerging Problems In Personal Injury Law That Can Be Addressed By A Professional


The majority of personal injury cases such as car accidents, wrongful death, and medical malpractice, slip and fall accidents among others are easy and straightforward to settle. However, as technology changes social setups, certain emergent issues are changing the practice.  For example, if a driver rammed into your vehicle after running a red light, the personal injury lawyer will simply have to prove that the reckless actions of the other motorist caused you physical injuries and damages.

29 September 2020

What COVID-Related Changes Are Coming To Illinois Workers' Compensation Laws?


Workers' compensation is designed to defray expenses and supplement lost income of someone who has been injured at work. But until recently, essential employees continuing to work during the COVID-19 pandemic could find it difficult to apply for and receive workers' compensation benefits for becoming ill at work. The Illinois legislature seeks to change this, recently approving a measure designed to significantly increase access to these benefits. Learn more about the changes slated to come to workers' compensation laws in Illinois.

26 May 2020

Understanding How Back Pay Affects Social Security Legal Help


It can take applicants a long time to be approved for Social Security benefits. The gap in time between the day you became too disabled to work and the date your benefits are approved can take quite a few months. All the while, you are dealing with a serious medical condition that prevents you from working at your job. You may have been advised to seek legal help if you want to get Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits.

21 November 2019

What Do You Do If You Were Injured In A Car Accident As A Passenger?


When you are riding as a passenger in someone's car, you never assume you're going to be involved in an accident. But sometimes the worst happens — and there you are, an injured passenger. As a passenger, you don't have to worry about who will pay for repairs to the car, or who will fix any damaged property. But you do need to worry about your own medical bills and lost wages related to the accident.

22 September 2019

Why It's Important For You To Hire A DUI Attorney


If you have recently been charged with a DUI, you will want to make sure that you are taking the time to retain a DUI attorney. While it might be tempting to try to represent yourself in this case, especially if you feel as though you are truly innocent, it is not a good idea. You will want to review the following information for you to see just how important it is for you to hire a DUI attorney.

21 May 2019

Not Getting the Representation You Deserved? 4 Steps to Take If You Suspect Legal Malpractice


If you're facing a legal battle and you hire an attorney, you expect them to represent you to the best of their ability. Unfortunately, there are times when attorneys don't have their clients' best interests at heart. When that happens, legal malpractice may occur. Legal malpractice can turn your world upside down, especially if it results in severe damage to your case. If you suspect that you've been the victim of legal malpractice, you need to take action as quickly as possible.

19 April 2019

Child Custody Tips To Help Guide You


Divorces can be a terrible thing, or they can be a wonderful thing, but when kids are involved, it can at times get ugly. If you don't follow the guidance of your lawyer and try to take matters into your own hands, you could make matters worse for you and for your children. To help guide you during your child custody case and beyond, read on for tips. Work Together

23 January 2019