Chicago Personal Injury Lawyers

Our Personal Injury Firm

With more than 60 years of combined experience, the Chicago personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Meyer & Blumenshine have helped victims of negligence. As one of the most reliable and respected personal injury law firms, we work closely with our clients to secure just compensation for their injuries on an efficient timetable.

While we offer particular experience as advocates of worker rights, we are well qualified to handle all types of injury cases. For more information, visit any of our practice areas, below.

Auto & transportation accidents

We represent and serve those injured in all types of automobile and other motor vehicle accidents. When drivers are negligent or careless and cause accidents, we help victims of their wrongdoing seek coverage for the expenses associated with their injuries, including medical costs, lost wages, property damage, and emotional damages. We’ve handled the following types of vehicle accident cases in the past:

  • Car accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Train and railroad accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Automobile/bicycle accidents
  • Automobile/pedestrian accidents

Medical malpractice

Our firm handles all cases involving negligence by healthcare professionals and entities. In particular, we offer vast experience dealing with senior citizen issues. However, we are prepared to handle any type of medical negligence case, including the following:

  • Nursing home injuries
  • Elder abuse
  • Birth injuries and other injuries to children
  • Surgical errors
  • Misdiagnosis or lack of diagnosis
  • Medication errors
  • Failure to monitor patient status

Work injuries

Our personal injury lawyers often represent workers who are injured on the job. We handle all types and aspects of work-related injury claims, such as the following:

  • Workers compensation benefits
  • Third-party litigation
  • Disability claims
  • Construction accidents
  • Injury compensation under FELA

Premises liability

Those injured due to unsafe conditions of a particular property can seek compensation for their injuries with the help of our attorneys. Common premises liability cases include the following:

  • Dog bites
  • Other animal bites

Wrongful death

Our wrongful death attorneys work with those who have lost family members and loved ones due to a fatal personal injury. When negligence costs a life, loved ones can seek compensation for the following:

  • Medical costs
  • Funeral costs
  • Financial support
  • Future inheritance
  • Companionship
  • Parental guidance

Brain and spinal cord injuries

Brain and spinal cord injuries tend to be some of the most serious and permanent types of personal injuries that occur. Approximately 450,000 people in the U.S. live their daily lives with spinal cord injuries. Motorcycle and automobile crashes, knife and gunshot wounds, and falls and sports injuries are the most common causes of damage to the spinal cord. We are sensitive to the issues that accompany long-term and severely debilitating injuries and work to make sure the needs of victims are met.

Insurance claims

Our insurance lawyers work with clients as they communicate with insurance companies in their personal injury lawsuits. Additionally, we help clients file claims against insurance companies when necessary, such as for the following reasons:

  • Uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage claims
  • Bad faith claims
  • Breach of contract
  • Denial of coverage
  • Delayed payments
  • Unreasonable amount of coverage

 Tipping the scale of justice in your favor

At our law firm, we work tirelessly to help our clients seek the compensation they are entitled to receive.

For a free consultation with a skilled personal injury attorney in Chicago, or for more information, contact the Law Offices of Meyer & Blumenshine or call us at (312) 263-1000 today.