CONFIDENTIAL

Settlement. A 28-year-old mother and her 6-year-old daughter were traveling on a through street when a truck pulled out from a stop sign into their path, causing her to hit him. Mom suffered... read more

2008
CONFIDENTIAL

Confidential settlement. While waiting at a stop, with vehicles behind him, the truck in front of him starting backing up at a high speed colliding with the 54-year-old male’s vehicle.... read more

2010
CONFIDENTIAL

Settlement. A 52-year-old woman parked in the lot of a local store. She did not know that their practice was to pile plowed snow in an area of the parking lot that was higher than the rest... read more

2010
CONFIDENTIAL

Settled. A 55-year-old man was walking down an aisle of a huge store and tripped on 6 inch piece of dull metal sticking out from the floor. He suffered two meniscus tears in his right knee and... read more

2011
CONFIDENTIAL

Settled. While walking toward the grocer’s frozen meat case, a 51-year-old woman slipped in a puddle of water, twisting her ankle and back. In the immediate area was an employee filling two... read more

2006
CONFIDENTIAL

Settled at mediation. A Mack waste hauler backed out from a concealed drive directly into the street and hit the passenger’s side of the plaintiff’s pick-up truck. The plaintiff sustained... read more

2007
CONFIDENTIAL

Confidential Settlement. In a big box store, some boxes fell off a shelf, causing her to sustain a left medial meniscus tear and to have surgical intervention. The claim was settled at mediation. read more

2008
CONFIDENTIAL

Confidential. As our 61-year-old client turned right into a store aisle, she found herself on the floor. She noticed her pants and shoes were wet and saw a trail of water about 20 feet long coming... read more

2015
$9,899.00

Settled before trial, but after witness depositions. Our client was sitting in the left turn lane on Cherry Vale North Boulevard in Rockford, Illinois, waiting to turn left onto Perryville Road,... read more

2012
$97,500.00

Policy Limit Settlement. A 39-year-old male drove off the side of the road and parked in the grassy part of the median on his left side because of the road’s icy conditions. The defendant,... read more

2010
$97,500.00

Policy Limit Settlement, plus underinsured claim. As a 39-year-old man eastbound on Bypass 20 just crossed the Kishwaukee River, the icy conditions caused him to slide off the left side of the... read more

2010
$97,500.00

Settled. My client was a passenger in a car traveling south on Poplar Grove Road as it approached its intersection with North Boone School Road in Poplar Grove, Illinois. Another driver was traveling... read more

2013
$9,600.00

Settled. As the three passengers sat in a car parked in the lot of a supermarket located on South Western Street in Peoria, Illinois, another vehicle backed out of a parking spot, collided with... read more

2012
$9,600.00

Settled. Our mother and her 12-year-old daughter were traveling north on Seventh Street in Rockford, Illinois, when an uninsured, unlicensed driver ran the red light at 18th Avenue and collided... read more

2013
$9,560.00

Settled after Arbitration. Caught on the bank’s parking lot surveillance video was a driver rear-ending our 57-year-old client as she was conducting a banking transaction in the drive-up lane,... read more

2011
$95,000.00

Settlement. Uninsured driver ran red light at Rockford intersection and broadsided plaintiff’s auto. Plaintiff male, age 48, claims incident caused a lumbar herniation that required a... read more

1999
$95,000.00

Settled. At Riverside Boulevard and McFarland Road in Rockford, Illinois,  the at-fault driver ignored the red light and T-boned our client. Treatment included spinal fusion back surgery. She... read more

2010
$95,000.00

Settled. As our driver and passenger were traveling east on the private drive at the entrance of Cherryvale Mall in Rockford, Illinois, the at-fault driver was approaching from the south on Outer... read more

2013
$9,500.00

Settled. The plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle which, when it began to slow for a vehicle in front of it, was slammed in the rear so hard it was pushed off the roadway and through a yard.... read more

2007
$9,500.00

Settled. At the red light in her direction, the right-turning defendant did not stop and look, she just turned, driving over the plaintiff, who was in the crosswalk on his scooter. In failing... read more

2008
$9,500.00

Settled. A 90-year-old driver rear-ended our client in a parking lot on South Alpine Road in Rockford, Illinois, before fleeing the scene. A witness was able to provide the police with her license... read more

2009
$94,574.00

Settled. Our client, on a work-related errand, was driving southbound on North Main Street, East Peoria, Illinois, when suddenly the at-fault driver turned left in front of him, hitting him head... read more

2010
$9,300.00

Settled. Our client was eastbound on State Street in Rockford, when a westbound vehicle suddenly pulled across the center line, hitting her head-on. Significantly, police report the primary contributory... read more

2009
$92,500.00

Settled Policy Limit. A 29-year-old female was in a low impact rear-end collision with an underinsured defendant, causing her to sustain left shoulder strain and left upper extremity peripheral... read more

2006
$9,161.00

Settled. A 32-year-old female was driving on a through street when the defendant ignored her stop sign and pulled out in front of plaintiff causing a collision. Plaintiff suffered upper back... read more

2011
$90,000.00

Settlement. A 44-year-old female was a restrained driver of a small car that was rear-ended at high speed. She suffered persistent neck, shoulder and arm pain, resulting in a successful three-level... read more

2002
$90,000.00

Settled. The vehicle needed to be cut open in order to extricate the plaintiff after the defendant ignored the red light, entered the intersection intending to turn left, and collided with plaintiff’s... read more

2012
$90,000.00

Settled. The sandal-wearing semi-truck driver rear-ended the stopped plaintiff when the sandal caused his foot to slip off the brake pedal. She sustained injuries to her neck and spine; her treatment... read more

2008
$90,000.00

Settled. The defendant blew a stop sign at the intersection of Routes 72 and 26 in Ogle County, Illinois, and our client, driving southbound on Route 26, did everything he could to avoid the... read more

2010
$90,000.00

Settled. Our 44-year-old client severely injured her neck, shoulder, arm, and back when rear-ended at a high speed. State Farm. read more

2002
$90,000.00

Settled. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle proceeding southbound on I-39, near Mendota, Illinois, when a vehicle behind them attempted to merge into the left lane in order to pass a vehicle... read more

2013
$9,000.00

Settlement. 17 year old female received a second degree burn on her right calf  three inches in diameter. She was entering the steam room at Weis-Morris and there was an uncovered steam... read more

2011
$9,000.00

Settlement. While in the course of his employment, the defendant rear ended 23-year-old female while she sat in traffic. She suffered neck and back pain that radiated into her shoulder. Defendants... read more

2012
$9,000.00

Settled. A 42-year-old woman was a restrained passenger in a vehicle which was struck by a defendant pulling out of a private driveway. She sustained injuries to her neck and right knee. Allstate read more

2009
$9,000.00

Settled. As a 42-year-old woman was walking from her car parked on a city street toward a driveway, she encountered a significant elevation drop in the pavement which caused her to fall, fracturing... read more

2004
$9,000.00

Settled. A 33-year-old man suffered a spiral fracture of his right little finger when he tripped over a six inch stump of metal post left in the sidewalk from a broken sign in the parking lot... read more

2006
$9,000.00

Settled. As a woman was crossing the street legally within the crosswalk, she was thrown about five feet when she was struck by a car. At the scene, the 47-year-old complained to the police officer... read more

2008
$9,000.00

Settled. As the plaintiff walked to her car in the hospital parking lot after visiting hours, she did not see that the parking lot was six inches lower than the sidewalk, as both were asphalt... read more

2002
$9,000.00

Settled. In a dark haunted house sponsored and conducted by a church group on the Boone County Fairgrounds in Belvidere, Illinois, patrons were required to climb five or six steps, cross a landing,... read more

2003
$9,000.00

Settled. At 11:15 p.m., a Texan truck driver was attempting to back a 53-foot tractor trailer into a driveway on Fairview Drive in rural DeKalb County, Illinois, but while doing so he got the... read more

2002
$89,667.00

Settlement. Plaintiff was a 54-year-old male who was sitting in his stopped vehicle in a line of traffic at a red light. The defendant rear-ended him. During treatment, an MRI of his back showed... read more

2009
$87,500.00

Settled. The Plaintiff was stopped at a red traffic signal when she was rear-ended by the at-fault driver. She sustained injury to her neck and back. Plaintiff underwent chiropractic treatment,... read more

2012
$87,000.00

Settled. Our client was northbound on IL-39 in Rockford, Illinois, and as she approached a construction site, she slowed and merged with other traffic, as did the semi behind her. Traffic then... read more

2013
$866,666.00

Settlement. The Plaintiff was eastbound on US Route 20 approaching the intersection with Rock City Road. Her 7-year-old daughter was restrained in a child safety seat in the backseat. Plaintiff... read more

2014
$85,000.00

Settled. A 38-year-old female was a restrained passenger in a SUV that had flipped and landed on its roof. She had to be extracted from the vehicle. The window had shattered and she had an extensive... read more

2010
$85,000.00

Settled. The Pit Bull continued to maul our 19-year-old client even as people hit him repeatedly with a metal bar. The dog had burst through a screen door and cornered her at the fence where... read more

2003
$85,000.00

Settled. Although the Rockford Police had turned off their sirens and lights at State and Fincham because they didn’t want to chase the driver in the stolen vehicle through a busy intersection,... read more

2011
$83,000.00

Settled. The other driver turned left directly in front of our client who was traveling east on Whitman Street in Rockford, Illinois, causing a collision. Our 42-year-old client sustained injuries... read more

2011
$8,150.00

Settled. Our client did not move forward when the green left arrow came on because a police vehicle with its lights and sirens was approaching the Riverside and North Second Street intersection,... read more

2010
$8,108.00

Settled. Our client, on Best Road in Winnebago County, Illinois, observed the other vehicle going into the left oncoming lane and assumed she was turning into the next driveway. As he continued... read more

2012
$800,000.00

Settlement. While boating, the father of the minor plaintiff allowed her to dangle her arms and hands outside the railing of the boat, in violation of Coast Guard rules.  He drove into a buoy... read more

2009
$80,000.00

Settled. On a snowy day, while our clients’ vehicle waited to make a left turn at the intersection of Alpine and Route 20 in Rockford, they were rear-ended so hard it pushed their vehicle into... read more

2009
$80,000.00

Settled. At the traffic signal at Shepherd Road and Main Street, two witnesses confirmed that the at-fault driver ran the red light and collided with our client’s vehicle. Our 62-year-old client... read more

2010
$8,000.00

Settled. As our 49-year-old client traveled south on State Street in Bloomington, Illinois, and reached its intersection with Front Street, the vehicle in front of him unexpectedly swung in front... read more

2010
$7,775.00

Settled. Our cyclist client was traveling north on Big Hallow Road when the southbound defendant turned left directly into him. In addition to multiple scrapes and abrasions, x-rays also indicated... read more

2009
$7,745.00

Settled. Our 10-year-old client was visiting a friend when the family dog suddenly bit him in the thigh, removing small chunks of flesh. He now has four scars on his thigh from this dog attack.... read more

2010
$77,000.00

Settled. In a hurry to leave the Rockton Wal-Mart parking lot, the at-fault driver ignored the stop sign controlling her exit from Wal-Mart before proceeding onto Quail Trail in Rockton, Illinois,... read more

2012
$7,525.00

Settled. The at-fault driver was plowing snow in the parking lot off of Highland College Loop Road, in Stevenson County, Illinois, when he lost control of his vehicle and proceeded out onto Highland... read more

2012
$750,000.00

Settled. Our 61-year-old motorcyclist was eastbound on the through street of Harmony Road in Riley Township, Illinois. The other driver, sitting at the stop sign on Genoa Road, pulled onto Harmony... read more

2015
$75,000.00

Settlement. Plaintiff was northbound and had a green light. The defendant, coming from opposite direction, ran the red light hitting the plaintiff. Plaintiff suffered low back injury (ruptured... read more

2009
$75,000.00

Settlement.  Plaintiff was driving in the right-hand lane when the defendant pulled out of a strip mall directly in front of him. The Plaintiff hit his brakes just as he crashed into the defendant.... read more

2009
$75,000.00

Settlement. Defendant pulled out from side street, failing to yield the right-of-way to plaintiff’s vehicle at Rockford intersection. Female, waitress age 35 suffered a broken right humerus... read more

1999
$75,000.00

Settled.   Client was a back seat passenger in a vehicle when the driver and front seat passenger began to argue. The front seat passenger grabbed the steering wheel causing the vehicle to... read more

2012
$75,000.00

Settled. The plaintiff’s decedent was driving his semi truck with trailer when he observed an Explorer on the cross street speeding toward him. The defendant’s decedent disobeyed his stop... read more

2008
$75,000.00

Settled. As our 40-year old driver just cleared the intersection of Charles and Hunter in Rockford, the at-fault driver hit him head-on, pushing him back into the intersection where he was hit... read more

2013
$75,000.00

Settled. As part of her housekeeping duties, our client was outside blowing leaves. As she stepped backwards onto the patio step, a loose stone gave way, causing her to fall backwards onto the... read more

2013
$75,000.00

Settled with Binding Arbitration. As the left turn arrow came on, our client started to turn left from Alpine onto Maple and was broadsided by a woman who ran her red light. He suffered a closed... read more

2014
$7,500.00

Settled. The defendant was looking left as she turned right, hitting a 49-year-old pedestrian, properly in the crosswalk and almost across the street, with the front middle of her van. He sustained... read more

2010
$7,500.00

Settled. The plaintiff was coming down the stairs outside her apartment when she slipped on ice which had formed at the bottom caused by a down spout which directed the water to that area. She... read more

2008
$7,500.00

Settled. The at-fault driver told police she rear-ended our client because her brakes failed, but an examination of the vehicle by her own insurance showed the brakes functioned properly. Our... read more

2010
$7,500.00

Settled. The uninsured driver rear-ended the vehicle in which our client was a passenger. They had been traveling south on Winnebago Street and when the vehicle in which my client was riding... read more

2013
$7,500.00

Settled. Our mother was in the parking lot of the Aldi grocery store in Belvidere, Illinois, leaning into the car through the rear door on the driver’s side, putting her 5-year-old son into... read more

2013
$72,956.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The at-fault driver left 75 feet of black tire marks prior to striking the rear of our motorcyclist client as he sat at the signal on Springfield at Safford in Rockford,... read more

2016
$72,534.00

Settled. Our two clients, the driver and the passenger of a vehicle on Illinois Route 173 were in the right turn lane to proceed south on North Second Street, when the vehicle behind them, which... read more

2011
$7,250.00

Settlement. Automobile collision in which the driver, a 55 year old woman, was struck head-on by another vehicle. The defendants vehicle was stopped waiting to turn when it was rear-ended by... read more

2011
$7,250.00

Settled. The plaintiff slipped and fell on an unnatural accumulation of ice on the sidewalk caused by a leaky gutter. Her injuries included a non-displaced left distal radial fracture of her... read more

2008
$70,000.00

Policy Limits Settlements. Our client, and the other driver were traveling west on US 20 as it approached the off-ramp to Illinois Route 2 in Rockford, Illinois, when — the other driver... read more

2012
$7,000.00

Settlement. A 19-year-old male was hit head-on by a driver who crossed the median. He blacked out momentarily at the time of the crash and suffered neck, chest and shoulder pain. First Chicago... read more

2011
$7,000.00

Settled. A 70-year-old woman fractured her nose and sprained her left hand when she caught her foot on a crack in the ramp coming out of a grocery store. REM insurance. read more

2004
$7,000.00

Settled. While in the school gym, a 12-year-old girl attempted to close a door from which the handle had fallen off months ago. She put her hand into the hole in the door, pulled the door, and... read more

2002
$7,000.00

Settled. As our client reached the bottom of the stairs of the porch of her friend’s home, she stepped on a piece of carpeting that covered a hole in the sidewalk. As her foot fell into the... read more

2003
$7,000.00

Settled. A witness on the scene told the investigating officers that the other driver ran the red light at South Wyman and Chestnut Street in Rockford, Illinois, causing my client to crash into... read more

2013
$700.00

Settled. As a 32-year-old woman was unloading items from the passenger side of her vehicle which was parked on the right side of a one-way street with flashers on, the defendant struck the rear... read more

2005
$67,500.00

Settled. After patronizing three bars, the intoxicated driver was traveling north on Springfield Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, when she drifted into the on-coming lane. Her passengers, of which... read more

2012
$6,750.00

Settled. At an intersection with four stop signs, a 17-year-old woman stopped and then proceeded forward. The defendant, driving on the cross street, ignored the stop sign and hit the plaintiff... read more

2010
$67,000.00

Settled. The uninsured driver traveling east on Broadcast Parkway in Loves Park, Illinois, ignored the stop sign at McFarland Road and collided with my clients’ vehicle with such force that... read more

2012
$66,000.00

Settled. My client was a passenger in a car traveling south on Poplar Grove Road as it approached its intersection with North Boone School Road in Poplar Grove, Illinois. Another driver was traveling... read more

2013
$6,518.00

Settled. A 47-year-old man had his 5-year-old daughter as a passenger in his car when they were rear-ended by the defendant while waiting for traffic to allow him to make a right turn. Our driver-plaintiff... read more

2008
$65,000.00

Settlement. Male, age 19 suffered a mild closed head injury (temporarily causing headaches and balance problems) plus back/neck soft tissue damage ($18,641 in medical expense including chiropractic)... read more

1999
$65,000.00

Settled. An 18-year-old woman was traveling on a through street when the defendant failed to yield at the intersection’s stop sign, causing a collision. The plaintiff sustained injuries to... read more

2010
$65,000.00

Settled. At a Village fireworks display with some of her friends, a 15-year-old girl received third degree burns and scarring to her right arm, the right side of her chest by her breast, the... read more

2005
$65,000.00

Mediation Award. A rear-seat passenger in a vehicle stopped at a stop light when it was struck from behind by a heavy equipment truck with such force as to push the vehicle several car lengths... read more

2001
$65,000.00

Settled. When Plaintiff moved into her rental home, the landlord promised to fix the rotten front steps, but never did. Eight months later, while she was going down the steps, the middle step... read more

2012
$65,000.00

Settled. The at-fault driver ran a stop sign and struck our client as he traveled northbound on Nestler Road at its intersection with Gansett Parkway in Elgin. He was admitted to the hospital... read more

2009
$65,000.00

Settled. Our 46-year-old client sustained a fractured neck when the at-fault driver ignored the stop sign on Flora Church Road and pulled directly into the path of our client who was traveling... read more

2010
$65,000.00

Settled. After he hit our client’s vehicle head-on, the at-fault driver told police he was looking down and did not realize he had swerved into the oncoming traffic. Our client sustained a... read more

2010
$6,500.00

Settled. As the 35-year-old man stood behind his truck in the lot at the Mobile gas station near Orlando Street in Machesney Park, Illinois, a driver backed out quickly from a parking spot directly... read more

2011
$6,300.00

Settled. Plaintiff sustained contusions from seatbelt, back strain and pain in her abdomen, chest, back, and neck. Defendant failed to yield to stop sign and T-boned 64-year-old plaintiff. American... read more

2012
$62,500.00

Settlement.  An uninsured motorist improperly turned left in front of a 24-year-old woman’s vehicle at a Rockford intersection. Plaintiff (a teacher) claims collision caused a sprained... read more

2001
$62,500.00

Settlement. A 21-year-old female was a passenger in a motor vehicle in which her driver ran a stop sign on a rural road and collided with another vehicle. Plaintiff suffered C2 fracture dislocation,... read more

2007
$62,500.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client was sitting in the driver’s seat of her vehicle parked in the lot of Wal-Mart in Rockford, Illinois, when she observed a woman get into her vehicle, put... read more

2011
$6,250.00

Settled. A 58-year-old man was sitting in a legally parked vehicle when it was hit by the defendant who then proceeded to drive away. Defendant was later caught by police. Plaintiff sustained... read more

2011
$6,227,368.00

Verdict. The 48-year-old man was riding his motorcycle when run over by a pickup truck and dragged.  He sustained a traumatic amputation of his left leg below the knee on the scene, which... read more

2006
$6,152.00

Settled. As she tried to turn left onto Jefferson from Hiawatha, she lost control on the ice and hit the front end of the car in which our client was a passenger. Our client sustained injuries... read more

2010
$61,000.00

Settled. While sitting at the red light on Route 20 and Irene Road in Boone County, our 58-year-old client was rear-ended. She sustained a broken jaw and a right orbit fracture. State Farm. read more

2010
$61,000.00

Settled. The hit-n-run driver left an imprint of his license plate on the bumper of our client’s vehicle before the driver hit our car a second time while turning to flee the scene. Our 48-year-old... read more

2010
$6,062,253.00

Verdict. 17-year-old female suffered fatal injuries when 44-year-old male defendant, intoxicated, disobeyed red traffic signal and collided with plaintiff broadside. Witness confirmed that plaintiff... read more

2012
$60,000.00

Settled. A 22-year-old man was at a party in a third floor apartment and was standing with ten others on its balcony when they heard a loud crack and the balcony fell from beneath them. The plaintiff... read more

2006
$60,000.00

Settled. Melting snow from the repair shop’s roof was directed to the sidewalk by two down spouts and then continued to flow downhill to collect in the low spot in front of the service door... read more

2006
$6,000.00

Settled. The store’s camera filmed a pick-up truck striking a pedestrian in the doorway’s crosswalk and driving away. The 57-year-old grandmother was leaving the store with her granddaughter... read more

2008
$6,000.00

Settled. Our 29-year-old male was a passenger of a drunk driver who backed without looking from a private drive onto Kilburn Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, directly into the path of another vehicle.... read more

2012
$57,500.00

Settled. The elevator doors opened and the 50-year-old woman stepped out, tripping on the floor because the elevator stopped 3 inches below it. She fell on her right knee, injuring it severely... read more

2008
$57,500.00

Settled Policy Limits. At the same time the defendant was pulling out of a parking lot onto Windsor Road, the 22-year-old motorcyclist was traveling eastbound on Windsor Road in Loves Park, Illinois.... read more

2002
$57,000.00

Settled. No manager came to our client’s assistance and no IHOP staff would call an ambulance despite my client’s requests. Consequently, her friend took her to the hospital to treat the... read more

2013
$56,000.00

Settled. As my wheelchair-bound client took her Chihuahua for a walk around the block, a Lab-mix dog came through a fence and began attacking her small dog. A neighbor heard the squealing of... read more

2010
$555,000.00

Settlement. Plaintiff was a 25-year-old male who was a back seat passenger in a vehicle driven by a friend.  Defendant ran red light and hit the vehicle broadside.  Plaintiff sustained a shattered... read more

2010
$5,500,000.00

Verdict. A 34-year-old woman and her 17-year-old daughter were in the street when a vehicle driving by hit them both and fled. He was eventually identified. The mother suffered two neck fractures,... read more

2010
$55,000.00

Settled at mediation. A 48-year-old woman was shopping and slipped in a puddle in the aisle caused by a leaking roof. She fell on her left knee and suffered a fractured left patella. CONFIDENTIAL... read more

2010
$55,000.00

Settled.  School bus failed to stop in time hitting plaintiff from the rear, pushing her vehicle into the vehicle in front of her.  This matter was settled with the insurance company for... read more

2012
$55,000.00

Settled. A mother permitted two children to jump on the trampoline at the same time, resulting in her son jumping on the ankle of a 10-year-old girl, dislocating and fracturing it. American... read more

2003
$55,000.00

Settled. The driver of the school bus full of children rear-ended our 24-year-old client so hard that she was pushed into the vehicle in front of her. She sustained severe injuries to her head,... read more

2011
$55,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement – $20,000 – American Access (at-fault driver=s insurance). On Michigan Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, a westbound driver entered the eastbound lane to pick... read more

2014
$549,500.00

Verdict. Clients, 50-year-old male driver and 58-year-old female passenger were involved in a three-car collision. The teenaged defendant turned his vehicle from a direct course, leaving the... read more

2008
$54,700.00

Settled. On Main Street in Decatur, Illinois, the driver behind them was looking to his left at a new restaurant, and when he returned his eyes to the road, he realized he was coming up too fast... read more

2013
$53,500.00

Settled. Our 17-year-old client was a backseat passenger in a car heading west on Brentwood Road in Machesney Park, Illinois, when the driver began swerving and lost control of the vehicle, causing... read more

2011
$53,000.00

Settled. Witnesses at the scene indicate that the defendant lacked time to turn left, but did so anyway, turning directly in front of the plaintiff. He received a citation for failure to give... read more

2008
$52,500.00

Settlement. A 72-year-old woman was visiting the Galena area and was shopping in a mass merchandising store when a shelving unit fell upon her causing a left medial meniscus tear.  She had... read more

2008
$52,500.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our 17-year old client was a passenger in Defendant’s vehicle when he lost control of his vehicle and drove it into the ditch. He was later found to be intoxicated.... read more

2015
$5,232.00

Settled. When a 44-year-old woman driver slowed to make a turn, she was rear-ended. The defendant admitted to police that he was unable to control his vehicle and unable to avoid crashing into... read more

2010
$52,000.00

Settled. Because the weather was making driving dangerous, our 38-year-old client, traveling east on I-90 in Spring Township, Illinois, began to slowly reduce his speed accordingly. The driver... read more

2011
$500,000.00

Settled. Our 44-year-old motorcyclist was proceeding southbound on the service road located next to North Second Street, as it approached the 9400 block in Machesney Park, Illinois. The other... read more

2012
$50,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement.  A 60-year-old man was traveling in a westerly direction on IL Route 20. The defendant did not stop for the stop sign in her direction, pulling out in front of him.... read more

2011
$50,000.00

Settlement. The Plaintiff was a restrained passenger in a vehicle that was struck by the Defendant who ran a stop sign.  The Plaintiff sustained injuries to her shoulder due to the seatbelt... read more

2009
$50,000.00

Setted. A 40-year-old woman was slowing down for traffic when she was struck from behind by the defendant, who had fallen asleep.  The defendant hit her at about 60 mph.  Plaintiff suffered... read more

2009
$50,000.00

Settlement. Defendant’s dog attacked 9-year-old girl, biting her on the right arm and back ($589 medical expense). The settlement funds for the minor were placed in an interest-bearing... read more

2000
$50,000.00

Settled. 32-year-old male was a rear seat passenger in a vehicle which was involved in a collision with an uninsured motorist. Claimant was severely intoxicated at the time of the crash. He suffered... read more

2012
$50,000.00

Settlement – Policy Limits. Underinsured driver pulled out of parking lot into path of 48-year-old female causing collision. She sustained injuries to her face, including severe lacerations... read more

2002
$50,000.00

Settled.  Plaintiff was a 16-year-old passenger in her grandmother’s vehicle.  Their vehicle was struck head on by the Defendant when he swerved into their lane.  Treating physician testified... read more

2012
$50,000.00

Confidential settlement.  Plaintiff’s mother asked the Defendant’s server to bring a cup of warm water so she could heat a bottle for her 9-month-old baby.  The server brought a cup of... read more

2012
$50,000.00

Settled.  Client was mowing a ditch near his home along the edge when he struck a metal stake that was left by the City of Rochelle when the utility pole was no longer in use. Rochelle denied... read more

2013
$50,000.00

Settled at mediation. The defendant drove through the red light into the path of the 41-year-old woman’s car, where they collided. The plaintiff sustained injuries to her hands, wrists, shoulders,... read more

1999
$50,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. The defendant was cited for an improper left turn into oncoming traffic, to which she plead guilty. The plaintiff sustained injuries to his head, right foot, right shoulder... read more

2005
$50,000.00

Settled a week before trial was to begin. The defendant tied a rope to the piece of the tree that was being trimmed off and tied the other end to the tractor that he was driving. As the plaintiff,... read more

2007
$50,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Passenger partially ejected from car and found face down in snow when the driver, going too fast for weather conditions, lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle had crossed... read more

2002
$50,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. A woman pulled out of a private driveway directly into the path of the plaintiff’s vehicle, causing a severe collision. The defendant pled guilty for failure to yield... read more

2002
$50,000.00

Settled. A cleaning crew employee negligently left his work van running in a closed space for over two hours, despite the knowledge that carbon monoxide would likely build up to dangerous levels.... read more

2013
$50,000.00

Settled. At an independent living facility, a resident riding the elevator immediately stepped out when the doors opened. The elevator had not stopped flush with the floor, causing the 94-year-old... read more

2008
$50,000.00

Settled. Our 50-year-old client was a passenger in a vehicle on Cherryvale North Boulevard and Perryville Road in Cherry Valley, Illinois, when it was rear-ended. She sustained injuries to her... read more

2009
$50,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. A 19-year-old was riding a motorcycle northbound on 20th Street when the southbound defendant turned left in front of him, causing him to smash into the passenger side... read more

2011
$50,000.00

Settled before a trial date was set. Our 25-year-old client was traveling south on Belvidere Road, when a driver traveling north turned directly into him. He sustained injuries to his neck and... read more

2011
$50,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The driver of the other vehicle admitted to police that he was traveling too fast for the weather conditions after he slid through his red light at Newberg and Quentin... read more

2011
$50,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. While fleeing from the Loves Park Police on Spring Creek Road, the driver lost control of his vehicle, drove off the road and hit a tree which caused his car to spin... read more

2011
$50,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. A witness traveling north behind two vehicles on Longwood Street in Rockford, Illinois, told the investigating officer that the one vehicle remained in the left lane... read more

2013
$50,000.00

Settled Policy Limits. As our client stopped for the red light on Perryville and State Street in Rockford, Illinois, the other, underinsured, driver rear-ended him at nearly full speed.  Our... read more

2016
$50,000.00

Settled. Our 73-year-old client suffered a non-displaced fracture of her pelvis when her foot caught on a metal plate attached to the floor in the aisle by the vegetables. In that aisle, approximately... read more

2015
$50,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Witnesses watched the underinsured driver, trying to avoid a construction roadblock ahead, force his vehicle into the right lane, striking the rear of our client’s... read more

2016
$5,000.00

Settlement. Client was a 62 year old man that was rear ended. He injured his neck and back. Case was filed in Winnebago County and settled after arbitration. read more

2011
$5,000.00

Settled. A 54-year-old woman watched a car go by before starting to back out of her driveway. After passing her house, the defendant starting backing down the street and reached the foot of her... read more

2011
$5,000.00

Settled. A 43-year-old woman and her daughter were walking down the sidewalk. As they walked past a house, a tan and white American bulldog pushed halfway under the fence and bit her. She suffered... read more

2012
$5,000.00

Settled. Plaintiff in the custody of his foster parent darted out into the street and was struck by the Defendant.   Settled with Defendant adoption agency before summary judgment.  After... read more

2012
$5,000.00

Settled before a trial date was set. While trying on sunglasses in a store, the tag hanging from the arm of the glasses poked the 42-year-old woman in the eye, causing corneal abrasions. CNA... read more

2002
$5,000.00

Settled. His wife backed up her vehicle without looking and slammed into a parked car. He was a back seat passenger and sustained injuries to his neck. AAA Motor Club. read more

2011
$5,000.00

Settled. The ice (which had been caused by a drain from the roof which deposited melting snow on the sidewalk causing ice to form) was rendered impossible to see because of the dusting of snow... read more

2014
$4,754.00

Settled. While sitting at a red light, our client was rear-ended by a driver who “thought she had already moved.” She sustained injuries to her lower back. Settlement was medical... read more

2010
$475,000.00

Settled.  Plaintiff was standing in the grass near the curb talking with a neighbor when a sinkhole opened up beneath her feet causing her left leg to drop into the sinkhole. According to... read more

2016
$47,500.00

Settled. The drunk driver turned left directly into our client as she drove north on Alpine Road in Rockford, Illinois. In addition to various bruises and contusions, she suffered a fractured... read more

2010
$472,332.00

Verdict. A Winnebago County jury returned a verdict in the amount of $472,332.10 for a 53-year-old male who was struck by a golf cart while riding his motorcycle on an interior road at the Winnebago... read more

2006
$45,000.00

Settled. The first defendant crossed the center line while traveling at a high rate of speed, striking the second defendant’s vehicle and pushing it into the 22-year-old plaintiff’s vehicle.... read more

2009
$45,000.00

Settled. As the 30-year-old man was crossing the street, at the corners and almost across, a speeding vehicle hit him, causing him to hit the windshield before flipping over the trunk. He suffered... read more

2011
$45,000.00

Settled. In a parking lot our client stopped to have a conversation with a friend who was still in his vehicle. After the conversation, she crossed in front of the stopped vehicle. As she stepped... read more

2013
$45,000.00

Settled. Our 21-year-old client was rear-ended as she sat behind a turning vehicle on Broadway in Rockford, Illinois. She sustained injuries to her neck and back, including a bulge at the T7-S1... read more

2009
$45,000.00

Settled. A 44-year-old male on his motorcycle in the right lane on Route 251 was thrown off his bike when he was hit by the front right corner of defendant’s car which was traveling in the... read more

2011
$45,000.00

Settlement. As our 72-year-old client carried her small dog to an examining room at the veterinarian’s, she slipped on the tile floor, falling and fracturing her wrist. There were no “wet... read more

2016
$45,000.00

Settled. As our client was proceeding eastbound on I-88 in DuPage County, Illinois, the defendant was also proceeding eastbound on I-88, behind her. As traffic became heavy, she slowly brought... read more

2015
$4,500.00

Settled at arbitration. The plaintiff, working as a store security guard, sees and confronts a girl stealing merchandise. She runs into parking lot with the plaintiff following. When he stoops... read more

2007
$4,500.00

Settled. An on-duty officer, who was parked at a nearby gas station, observed the at-fault driver fail to stop at the red light she had on Harlem Road and collide in the intersection with my... read more

2012
$44,000.00

Settled. Our 26-year-old client was traveling west on Roscoe Road in Roscoe, Illinois, when an uninsured driver traveling east suddenly lost control of her vehicle, swerved into our client’s... read more

2012
$4,400.00

Settled. Our client purchased a large can of beans at the Rockford Fruit and Vegetable Market, located in the Fairview Shopping Center in Rockford, Illinois. After the beans were rung up by the... read more

2012
$43,590.00

Settled. Our father, with his wife and four children–one of whom was a newborn daughter–as passengers, was traveling south on South Veterans Parkway in Normal, Illinois, when a northbound... read more

2011
$4,196.00

Settled. Our client was stopped light on East State Street in Rockford, Illinois, when suddenly he was rear-ended by a driver in a 1985 Buick Electra. The force from the collision with the large... read more

2002
$41,258.00

Settled. Witnesses confirmed that the driver turned directly in front of our husband with his wife passenger who were traveling north on Perryville in Rockford, Illinois, smashing into them at... read more

2013
$41,233.00

Award. Because of the way the gym employee laid out the mats under the uneven parallel bars, when a 13-year-old gymnast fell backward, she hit the concrete floor. She sustained a fractured skull,... read more

2010
$4,057.00

Settled. The plaintiff was traveling in the left-hand lane immediately behind a semi in the right-hand lane when suddenly, the semi’s driver’s side rear tire blew out sending debris flying... read more

2005
$40,000.00

A 65-year-old driver and his 58-year-old wife passenger were struck by an underinsured motorist who ignored her red light. The driver sustained injuries to his ribs, neck, back, legs and feet;... read more

2001
$40,000.00

Settled. Plaintiff slowed and stopped, waiting to turn left, when she was rear ended by the defendant. The 56-year-old woman sustained median nerve compression of the bilateral wrists consistent... read more

2012
$40,000.00

Settled. A policeman making a left turn knocked the plaintiff off his bicycle and rolled the squad car over his foot. The cyclist sustained fractures to his foot. CCMSI read more

2008
$40,000.00

Settled. A man with an uncontrollable Pit Bull who had a history of biting was walking it by a bus stop at Empire and Chicago in Freeport, Illinois. The dog came up behind our 11-year-old client... read more

2010
$40,000.00

Settled. As our client drove south on Barker near Mill Road in Byron, Illinois, the defendant pulled out in front of him, causing a collision in which he struck his head on the windshield. There... read more

2010
$40,000.00

Settled. As our 14-year-old client came up from the basement and walked through her friend’s kitchen, the family’s dog, a large German Shepard, pushed her into the wall, knocked her down... read more

2010
$40,000.00

Settled. Driving too fast on winding Roscoe Road in Roscoe, Illinois, the wheels of eastbound driver left the roadway during one of the curves, and he overcorrected causing his vehicle to drift... read more

2012
$40,000.00

Settled. The at-fault driver admitted to the investigating officer that he had looked down to fasten his seatbelt as he was traveling east on Charles Street in Rockford, Illinois, which caused... read more

2013
$4,000.00

Settled. While a 38-year-old man was snow blowing his neighbor’s driveway, a car skid across the front lawn, hitting him with the passenger door of the vehicle. He sustained injuries from both... read more

2009
$4,000.00

Settled. Our 4-year-old client and his friend were playing catch with a football in the friend’s front yard, when the family’s German Shepherd suddenly got out the front door of the house... read more

2012
$4,000.00

Settled. As my client walked out of her home in Peoria, Illinois, in order to pick up her empty trash can from the curbside, her next door neighbor let out his Border Collie without a leash.... read more

2013
$39,000.00

Settlement. A 21-year-old male was traveling in a southerly direction and stopped at a red light. He was rear-ended and pushed into the vehicle in front of him. He suffered a laceration to... read more

2011
$39,000.00

Settlement. A 27-year-old male was a rear seat passenger in a vehicle which was involved in a collision with an uninsured motorist. Claimant was severely intoxicated at the time of the crash.... read more

2012
$39,000.00

Settled. A 48-year-old man with his 43-year-old wife passenger were rear-ended at a good speed while they waited to be able to make a left turn. The plaintiff-driver sustained injuries to his... read more

2009
$3,900.00

Settled. Although there was previous notice, the bank-landlord did nothing to repair the defects to its rental house. Stepping out on the back porch, the 36-year-old man fell through a hole in... read more

2002
$38,000.00

Settled. He was looking over the garage sale items in a yard on Route 20 in Garden Prairie, Illinois, when he was struck at 40 mph by a vehicle driven by an uninsured motorist. He sustained injuries... read more

2010
$38,000.00

Settled. She told the police that she did not look at the traffic light before passing through the intersection because she had looked at it previously and saw that it was green. Despite her... read more

2012
$38,000.00

Settled. Because she was running late to work, she drove full speed into the driver’s door of my client’s vehicle which was entering the driveway of the McDonald’s on Perryville in Rockford,... read more

2013
$375,000.00

Settled.  A woman traveling eastbound on Hwy 64 going about 55mph.  Def. was eastbound on Hwy 64, pulling a construction/office trailer (wide load).  Wheel came off trailer and crashed into... read more

2014
$37,500.00

Settlement. The hospital allegedly failed to provide home nursing care as agreed after 91-year-old woman was released following hip replacement surgery. However, no record could be found of... read more

2001
$37,000.00

Settled. As a 56-year-old woman exited her rental apartment at approximately 4 a.m. to go to work, she stepped on a loose piece of brick, slipped and started to fall forward down the stairs.... read more

2001
$37,000.00

Settled. Our father with his 3-year-old son passenger were traveling north on Poplar Grove Road in Poplar Grove, Illinois. As they approached the T-intersection with Woodstock, which has a stop... read more

2012
$354,280.00

Verdict. Euro Tattoo–UNINSURED. On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, cases on behalf of 11 injured plaintiffs against Euro II Tattoo were brought to trial in the Circuit Court for Winnebago County... read more

2014
$35,000.00

Settled.  Plaintiff was rolling forward at a stop sign facing north and Defendantcoming from the west made a left-hand turn cutting the turn too short striking the Plaintiff’s vehicle. Liability... read more

2012
$35,000.00

Settled.  Even though the Defendant stopped for a stop sign she did not remain stopped to allow the Plaintiff, who had no stop sign, to go by before pulling out into the intersection, colliding... read more

2012
$35,000.00

Settled. A 63-year-old male was traveling on a through street when the defendant pulled out from his stop sign, causing a collision. The defendant then left the scene. The plaintiff sustained... read more

2010
$35,000.00

Settled after arbitration. While a woman was in an aisle of a store, she turned, striking her head and eye on a glass display shelf which was at eye level and unprotected, causing her to fall... read more

2001
$35,000.00

Settled. A 10-year-old boy was walking through the shopping mall when a maintenance worker on scaffolding approximately 15-20 feet in the air dropped a communications radio on his head. He has... read more

2006
$35,000.00

Settled. Trying to pass a garbage truck, the at-fault driver admitted to police that she lost sight of the vehicle due to the sun in her eyes, which caused her to strike the rear of the garbage... read more

2009
$35,000.00

Settled. Our client was the third car in line at the red light on Broadway and 20th in Rockford, Illinois, when she was rear-ended by a driver who stated “I thought everybody was going.”... read more

2011
$35,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client was traveling south on North Sixth Street in Rockford, Illinois, and slowed his vehicle down because the vehicle in front of him signaled and slowed to make... read more

2013
$35,000.00

Settled. Our client was in the back of a Winnebago County transport carrier westbound on Jefferson Street in Rockford, Illinois. A westbound semi-truck in the lane to the right of the van attempted... read more

2016
$3,500.00

Settled. Our client was rear-ended while he sat at the red light on Perryville and East State in Rockford, sustaining injuries to his head and neck. The young, at-fault driver pled guilty to... read more

2009
$350.00

Settled. The inexperience of the 17-year-old driver no doubt played a part when he took a curve too fast and lost control, skidding approximately 220 feet before hitting a sign and a fence. His... read more

2002
$34,027.00

Verdict. A 63-year-old woman was rear ended in a low impact crash. Her vehicle had less than $500 in property damage. No police officer was called to the scene. The Plaintiff admitted at trial... read more

2009
$34,000.00

Settled. The defendant, whose visibility was blocked by a semi, pulled out anyway, turning left in front of our 46-year-old plaintiff. She sustained a fractured rib and injuries to her abdomen.... read more

2005
$34,000.00

Settled. Both drivers were traveling at 40 mph in opposite directions on Riverside Boulevard in Rockford, Illinois, when the at-fault driver attempted to turn left onto Rockton Avenue, turning... read more

2012
$33,712.00

Settled. Our motorcyclist was traveling northbound on South Appleton Road in Belvidere, Illinois, approaching the on ramp to Bypass 20 when a southbound vehicle made a left-hand turn directly... read more

2009
$33,000.00

Settlement. 25-year-old female passenger. Vehicle in front of them pulled over onto the shoulder of the road abruptly and attempted to make a u-turn. Vehicles collided and client had neck,... read more

2011
$33,000.00

Arbitration Award. Our 51-year-old client suffers from low back pain and radial pain into his legs as a result of disc herniation at L4-5 that was caused when an uninsured driver rear-ended his... read more

2003
$33,000.00

Settled. The uninsured driver failed to stop behind our client who had stopped to make a left-hand turn from 23rd Street onto Charles in Rockford, Illinois, hitting him at full speed. Our 30-year-old... read more

2012
$3,300.00

Settled. While traveling west on Auburn, our client hit a deer. She pulled over to the side of the road and put on her flashers so she could make a phone call. The defendant, traveling east on... read more

2010
$325,000.00

Settled. A huge truck and trailer pulled the wrong way out of the one-way Post Office driveway right in front of the plaintiff. She could not stop and hit him. The 43-year-old plaintiff sustained... read more

2008
$325,000.00

Settled. Our 19-year old client was westbound in a construction zone on Bypass Route 20, south of Rockford, Illinois, when she was rear-ended by a semi-truck traveling too fast for conditions.... read more

2015
$3,250.00

Settled. A pit bull running loose attacked a three-year-old girl, biting her left ear and arm, and fracturing one of her teeth. American Family Insurance paid the medical plus $2,775. read more

2010
$32,000.00

Settlment. A 64-year-old woman was traveling in a northerly direction with a green light. The defendant was traveling in a southerly direction attempting to make a left turn. The defendant... read more

2010
$32,000.00

Settled. The defendant, driving behind a 34-year-old motorcyclist, looked down at her cell phone, and when she looked up she crashed into the rear of the cycle. The plaintiff suffered acute concussion,... read more

2010
$32,000.00

Settled. A 46-year-old woman was pushing her laden grocery cart through the store’s parking lot when the defendant, turning left into the aisle, hit her with the side mirror of her car. The... read more

2013
$3,179.00

Settled. The at-fault driver told the responding police officer that she could not stop because a bug had flown between her eye and her glasses. Even if she had been telling the truth about the... read more

2002
$310,000.00

Settled. There was a broken olive oil jar on the floor in an aisle where customers shop, pushing their grocery carts.  Plaintiff did not see the olive oil on the floor while shopping and... read more

2012
$31,000.00

Settlement. Defendant’s vehicle crossed the center line of Rockford roadway and hit plaintiff’s head-on. Female, age 24 sustained a shoulder sprain plus soft tissue injuries to her... read more

1999
$31,000.00

Settled. A 53-year-old woman passenger was in a vehicle traveling down an aisle in a parking lot. The defendant was driving across the parking lot at a high rate of speed and hit their vehicle.... read more

2009
$31,000.00

Settled. Driving west almost side-by-side on West Jefferson Street in Rockford, Illinois, the driver in the center lane attempted to make a left-hand turn by turning directly in front of my client’s... read more

2012
$3,042.00

Settled. The uninsured driver told the officer that she was unable to stop her vehicle before rear-ending our client because her sandal came off her foot got stuck behind the brake pedal. The... read more

2010
$300,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement (Liberty Mutual)  As one of the household residents was cutting the lawn, he backed up the tractor, running over the visiting 8-year-old boy, whose legs were caught under... read more

2009
$300,000.00

Settlement Policy Limit. The 87-year-old defendant turned left directly in the path of the 18-year-old female’s vehicle, causing them to collide. Plaintiff hurt her nose, neck, back and ribs,... read more

2008
$30,000.00

Settlement. A 28-year-old female was driving a vehicle that collided with another in an intersection. She sustained injuries to her head and neck. State Farm Insurance. read more

2002
$30,000.00

Settlement. A 14-year-old boy was bitten on the left cheek and left arm by a Labrador Retriever. After healing, there was very little scarring to the cheek and none visible on the child’s arm.... read more

2007
$30,000.00

Settled. Our 25-year-old client was fishing at the Sky Ranch Bridge site in Tazewell County, Illinois. A severe electrical discharge from the power lines suspended above the bridge transferred... read more

2009
$30,000.00

Settled. Illinois State Police responded to the scene where our bicyclist client, eastbound on Telegraph Road, was struck from behind by a motorist who told the police that she bent over to pick... read more

2009
$30,000.00

Settled. Our client was proceeding slowly and cautiously on Alpine due to numerous potholes in the road. The defendant was driving at approximately 40-55 mph and, for reasons he could not explain,... read more

2010
$30,000.00

Settled. Our client was traveling south on Appleton Road as it approached its intersection with Maryland Street in Belvidere, Illinois. The at-fault driver was traveling north on Appleton Road... read more

2013
$30,000.00

Settled right before trial. Our client stopped behind traffic waiting at the red light on Guilford Road in Rockford, Illinois, but the at-fault driver behind her did not and collided with her... read more

2014
$3,000.00

Settled. The defendant, driving in the right lane and talking on her cell phone, wanted to make a left turn, so she turned her vehicle into the vehicle traveling in the left lane in which our... read more

2004
$3,000.00

Settled. While sleeping in a local hotel, she was awoken by a bat on her face. While attempting to remove the bat, it bit her eye. A maintenance man was called to the plaintiff’s room and killed... read more

2005
$3,000.00

Settled. A dream vacation to Mississippi to take part in the World Series of Poker became a nightmare when the plaintiff was lodged in a room infested with bedbugs. As a result of the many insect... read more

2007
$3,000.00

Settled. She mistook a tinted window immediately adjacent to a door for an exit door and walked into it. The window shattered causing severe and multiple lacerations to her finger and right thigh.... read more

2002
$29,000.00

Settlement. A woman, while walking out of her rental apartment to run errands before a snow storm, was wearing hiking boots and slipped on the second step of her front porch, slipping down three... read more

2011
$29,000.00

Settled.  Defendant attempted to pass a motorcyclist while she was turning into her driveway, hitting the front wheel of Plaintiff’s motorcycle and knocking her over. Not all specials were... read more

2012
$281,000.00

Settlement. A 32-year-old mother and her 2-year-old daughter were traveling on a through street. The defendant was stopped at a stop sign; she then pulled out into the path of the mother, causing... read more

2010
$275,000.00

Settled. A 40-year-old woman, recovering from recent neck fusion surgery, was driving through an intersection on a green light when the defendant ran his red light and they collided. The defendant... read more

2008
$27,087.00

Settled. Our 10-year-old client was bit in the face by his aunt’s dog. His treatment included surgeries. State Farm. read more

2011
$27,087.00

Settled. Our 10-year-old client had been camping in his aunt’s yard with his father and some cousins. When it was time to leave he kneeled down in front of his aunt’s dog, who had been sleeping,... read more

2011
$270,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Our 37-year-old mother, with her 3-year-old and 5-year-old as back seat passengers, was traveling south on North Main Street in Rockford, Illinois, when a northbound vehicle... read more

2014
$27,000.00

Settled. A 34-year-old woman was one of several passengers on a Rockford City bus on State Street when a semi truck driver ran the red light at Third Street and crashed in the side of the bus... read more

2010
$27,000.00

Settled. A 59-year-old man saw in his rear view that the defendant was coming up fast behind him. The defendant tried unsuccessfully to pass him on the left and when he tried to drop back behind... read more

2007
$27,000.00

Settled. The 3-year-old boy was bitten in the face by a family friend’s pit bull, sustaining serious injuries to his left cheek and lip area. He was caused to be admitted to the hospital and... read more

2012
$27,000.00

Settled. Our 21-year-old client was treated on the scene by paramedics for whiplash and for lacerations on his face, near his nose and on his forehead after he was rear-ended at full speed on... read more

2013
$265,500.00

Settled. Our father, with his wife and two daughters as passengers, was driving north on Pecatonica Road in Seward Township, Illinois, when the young, at-fault driver, traveling east on Edwardsville... read more

2013
$26,500.00

Settled. The defendant ran a red light, crashing into a 31-year-old woman’s vehicle. The plaintiff sustained injuries to her head, neck, back and shoulder. Erie Insurance read more

2009
$26,500.00

Settled. A witness on the scene told the investigating officer that the at-fault driver did not stop at her stop sign at Spring Creek Road and Bell School Road in Rockford, Illinois, but drove... read more

2013
$26,467.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The at-fault driver sped down the westbound ramp from 11th Street to Bypass Route 20, south of Rockford, Illinois, striking our client’s vehicle and pushing him into... read more

2015
$26,349.00

Settled. Distracted by a scene he was watching on the side of the road, he did not notice traffic in front of him had stopped and a rear-ended our client with considerable force while on the... read more

2013
$26,000.00

Settled at Mediation. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle which was eastbound on Riverside Boulevard in Rockford, Illinois, when it began sliding. The vehicle behind theirs was unable to... read more

2014
$2,600.00

Settled. A 48-year-old male was stopped in traffic to make a left turn when he was struck from behind. The defendant admitted to the responding police officer that she had pulled her visor down... read more

2009
$25,900.00

Settled. A mother and her 7-year-old son were passengers in a vehicle traveling north on Alpine Road. At the intersection of Guilford, a southbound vehicle attempted to turn left, pulled directly... read more

2011
$2,585,195.00

Verdict against one defendant; Settlement with two defendants. Defendant was a patron of two bars in Machesney Park, Illinois, both of which provided him with alcoholic beverages. In the early... read more

2016
$25,639.00

Settled. Plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle stopped at a red light and was struck from the rear by the Defendant.  The Defendant exited her vehicle stating “I’m so sorry, I thought... read more

2012
$25,368.00

Verdict. A 40-year-old male was a passenger in a vehicle which may or may not have run a red light. Their southbound vehicle and an eastbound vehicle collided in the intersection; both defendants... read more

2009
$250,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (Farmers Insurance.) Vehicle in which female, age 95, was a front seat passenger, was hit head-on. She suffered a fractured neck and a concussion and died less than... read more

2005
$250,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (Harleysville) Underinsured defendant pulled out in front of our client, who was traveling on a through street, causing a collision. Our client, a 62-year-old male,... read more

2011
$250,000.00

Settlement. Vehicle in which Female, age 23, was a passenger hit by left-turning defendant’s vehicle. Crash fractured plaintiff’s lower left leg (rod inserted) and her left arm.... read more

2003
$250,000.00

Settled. A 41-year-old man was putting up the storm windows on his house when, while on a ladder holding a glass window, he fell. The emergency department spent hours removing glass from multiple... read more

2000
$250,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. As the 74-year-old woman walked through the parking lot of Panera Bread in Machesney Park, Illinois, she was hit by a driver backing out of a parking stall and suffered... read more

2011
$250,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. After my client was removed from the crash scene by ambulance, the at-fault driver, smelling strongly of alcohol, barricaded himself against the police in my client’s... read more

2012
$250,000.00

The Plaintiff was at a garage sale.  She took some items to her vehicle which was parked in the front of the house. She was standing behind her pickup truck and placed the items in the bed of... read more

2015
$25,000.00

Settlement Policy Limit. A 20-year-old woman fractured her right femur when the snowmobile on which she was a passenger was hit by another. Two surgeries were done (rod/screw fixation; bone... read more

2002
$25,000.00

Settlement. Female, age 47, says collision with left-turning defendant caused back/shoulder sprains/strains ($3,853 medical). Paid by self-insured USA. read more

2003
$25,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. As our 36-year-old male client slowed for a red light at Second Street and Harlem Road, the pick-up traveling behind him slammed into him at full speed. He sustained... read more

2002
$25,000.00

Settled. A 39-year-old man in his mobility scooter, holding his groceries, was crossing the street in the crosswalk when a turning car struck him. The defendant told the police officer that she... read more

2007
$25,000.00

Settled. Without warning or provocation, a golden retriever attacked a two-year-old girl causing her severe injury and resulting in significant scarring to her face. The child and her family... read more

2006
$25,000.00

Settled. As our client was driving on a through street, the at-fault driver who had been stopped at the stop sign on Bigmound Road, pulled out and T-boned our client’s car. Our client sustained... read more

2009
$25,000.00

Settled. Our client was one of several passengers on a Rockford City bus on State Street when a semi truck driver ran the red light at Third Street and crashed in the side of the bus. Our client... read more

2010
$25,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. When her light at Longwood and State Street in Rockford, Illinois, changed to green, she proceeded forward, only to be broadsided in her driver’s door by another driver... read more

2011
$25,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our 25-year-old client accepted a ride in a vehicle with a driver he only knew slightly. The driver proceeded to speed down a country road, lost control of the vehicle... read more

2012
$25,000.00

Settled. Our 37-year-old mother and her 10-year-old son and passenger were traveling north on South Mulford Road in Rockford, Illinois, and as traffic slowed down, she brought her vehicle to... read more

2013
$25,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The uninsured, at-fault driver was driving at 90 miles an hour north on Fairview in Rockford, Illinois, when he hit our southbound client head-on. He suffered severe... read more

2016
$2,500.00

Settled. Headed for the check-out in a gas station store, the plaintiff turned a corner and fell over a case of oil sitting in the aisle. The 60-year-old male suffered injuries to his wrist and... read more

2004
$2,500.00

Settled. A hospital’s cafeteria cappuccino vending machine poured scalding liquid on the hand of a 16-year-old girl, burning her. The plaintiff had used this machine before and knew that the... read more

2005
$2,500.00

Settled. The uninsured, at-fault driver was talking on her cell phone when she rear-ended our client who sustained injuries to his right arm. First Acceptance Ins. read more

2009
$2,500.00

Settled. While shopping for jeans in a CherryVale store, our client reached up to pull a pair off the shelf and as she did so, the sign also slid off the shelf. The corner of the sign hit her... read more

2003
$2,500.00

Settled. The other driver pulled out in front of our 35-year-old client as he was traveling south on North Main Street near Latham Road. He sustained injuries to both of his shoulders and his... read more

2010
$2,500.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our plaintiff was riding his motorcycle northbound on Eleventh Street when a westbound driver on Samuelson pulled out on a red light, making a right turn directly in... read more

2011
$240,000.00

Settlement. Female, age 58, sustained a fractured ankle when the vehicle she was driving was hit head-on. She had medical expenses in the amount of $21,756.15. Paid by Farmers Insurance Group. read more

2005
$24,000.00

Mediation Award. The Public Works Department did not fill in all of the holes they had dug after working on water pipes on private property. The 38-year-old homeowner unwittingly stepped in one... read more

2001
$24,000.00

Settled. As our 58-year-old client sat at the red light at York and 22nd Street in Oak Brook, Illinois, he was rear-ended so hard his hat and glasses ended up by his rear window. He sustained... read more

2011
$24,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. A mother, with her daughter as her passenger, was turning from Bauer Parkway onto Main Street, in Rockford, Illinois, when the at-fault driver ran his red light on Main... read more

2011
$24,000.00

Settled. As our clients, a father, his wife and their daughter, were driving south on Pleasant Valley Road in Seneca Township, in McHenry County, Illinois, they approached an S-curve where Pleasant... read more

2011
$23,000.00

Settled. While traveling on Sixth Street in Rockford, the at-fault driver “forgot” he was on a one-way street and without even signaling his intension, turned left from the center... read more

2010
$225,000.00

Settled. A 71-year-old woman was driving on a through street when the defendant ignored his stop sign and pulled out in front of her causing a collision. She suffered injuries to her head, neck,... read more

2011
$225,000.00

Settled. As our client traveled northbound on Poplar Grove Road in Belvidere approaching the intersection with Marengo Road, he saw the eastbound defendant stopped at the stop sign. However,... read more

2008
$22,500.00

Settled after oral discovery, but before a trial date was set. As my client was driving east on Harrison Avenue approaching its intersection with Stowmarket Avenue, the at-fault driver turned... read more

2012
$22,500.00

Settled. Our 58-year-old client was rear-ended so hard that her vehicle spun around, whereupon the unlicensed defendant struck her car again. She sustained injuries to her neck and both knees.... read more

2009
$220,000.00

Settlement. A 22-year-old woman was driving her automobile when a vehicle crossed the median hitting her head-on and another vehicle rear-ended her before her vehicle came to a stop. She suffered... read more

2011
$22,000.00

Settled. A 44-year-old woman was traveling on a through street when the defendant failed to yield at the intersection’s stop sign, causing a collision. The plaintiff sustained injuries to her... read more

2010
$22,000.00

Settled immediately before trial. Police on Route 251 pulled the driver over for leaving the scene of an accident after he had moved from the left lane to the right, hitting a motorcyclist, and... read more

2011
$22,000.00

Settled. Our 58-year-old client was rear-ended on East State Street in Rockford, Illinois, when he slowed to a stop because of traffic conditions. He sustained serious injuries to his neck and... read more

2013
$215,000.00

Settled. Our 39-year-old client was walking north on the sidewalk along South First Street in Dekalb, Illinois. When she arrived at the intersection with Gurler Street and saw that a driver had... read more

2003
$21,500.00

Settled. A 61-year-old man was sitting in traffic waiting to turn when he was rear ended by a defendant who admitted he “wasn’t looking” where he was driving. The plaintiff sustained... read more

2011
$212,000.00

Settlement. The driver was our 48-year-old client and her front seat passenger was her 25-year-old daughter and also our client. They were .driving north on Main Street approaching the intersection... read more

2016
$21,000.00

Settled. As the driver crested the hill on Trask Bridge Road in Pecatonica Township, Illinois, he saw that an oncoming vehicle had turned left directly in his path. He attempted to swerve to... read more

2013
$208,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our mother and her 6-year-old son and passenger were traveling on East State when the at-fault driver turned left in front of them, causing a head-on collision. Our mother... read more

2013
$20,500.00

Settled. A 23-year-old driver and his 36-year-old passenger slowed for traffic when the defendant rear-ended them. The defendant was ticketed for going too fast for conditions. The plaintiff-driver... read more

2010
$20,500.00

Settled. A distracted school bus driver rear-ended a mother and her pregnant daughter on Route 251 in Machesney Park, Illinois. Our mother sustained injuries to her neck, left shoulder, upper... read more

2010
$200,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (AAA.) A mother and her 2-year-old daughter were passengers in the defendant’s vehicle. Mother does not remember the crash. The daughter was unconscious for eight... read more

2010
$200,000.00

Settled policy limits. Our passenger client suffered 11 fractured ribs (for which he underwent surgery); a fractured pelvis; brain bleed; a fractured sternum; a fractured lumbar vertebrae; a... read more

2013
$200,000.00

Settled. Our client fell on a ramp while working and shattered her kneecap. The ramp was clearly in violation of the BOCA codes. A workers’ compensation claim had also been filed and settled... read more

2013
$200,000.00

Settled Policy Limits. Our client was a passenger in his own vehicle. As their vehicle approached the intersection of Colorado and Harrison Avenues in Rockford, Illinois, his driver started to... read more

2016
$20,000.00

Settlement.  A 53-year-old female was rearended while waiting to make a left turn into a  parking lot.  Plaintiff suffered a pinched nerve in her lumbar spine causing right leg pain, numbness... read more

2009
$20,000.00

Settled. A 58-year-old woman driver was rear ended by a defendant who admitted to police she had been distracted by her child. Our client injured her neck and back. Allstate Insurance read more

2011
$20,000.00

Settled. A 32-year-old woman was driving on a through street when the defendant ran his stop sign and caused a collision. Plaintiff sustained injuries to her neck, upper back, left shoulder,... read more

2011
$20,000.00

Settled. A 32-year-old female was sitting in traffic at a red light when she was rear-ended. She sustained injuries to her head, neck, back, left arm and hand, and left hip. Founders Insurance read more

2011
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. A 25-year-old man was a passenger in a vehicle which ignored a stop sign causing a collision. Plaintiff sustained injuries to his head, face, chest, internal organs, and... read more

2000
$20,000.00

Settled. Claiming he could not see because he was blinded by the sun, the defendant-driver turned left directly in front of an oncoming vehicle, causing another driver to hit the passenger side... read more

2003
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. A 47-year-old man was standing behind his incapacitated motor vehicle when he was struck by the defendant. He suffered injuries to his left leg and ankle. Gallant Insurance read more

2001
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Approaching a construction zone, the defendant merged lanes without looking, hitting the side of a 49-year-old woman’s vehicle, causing her to sustain injuries to her... read more

2010
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle that disobeyed a stop sign, causing another vehicle to strike it, spin it, and flip it onto its roof. The 18-year-old suffered a laceration... read more

2012
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. While the he was making a left turn on the green arrow, the defendant ran the stop light and hit him so hard his car spun around, ejecting his dog. The 63-year-old plaintiff... read more

2008
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. The defendant pled guilty to disobeying a traffic control device. When she ran the red light, she T-boned the plaintiff who suffered abrasion to his face, a concussion with... read more

2012
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Believing his 17-year-old passenger to have died in the crash, the defendant ran from the scene while calling the owner of the car to tell her to call the police to report... read more

2008
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Her windshield shattered when the Sheriff’s Deputy that she hit slammed into it. His squad car had its emergency lights activated as the officer was standing outside another... read more

2008
$20,000.00

Settled policy limits. A witness confirmed that the at-fault driver turned left directly in front of our 42-year-old client. She was caused to suffer injuries to her neck, back and right knee.... read more

2013
$20,000.00

Settled. A mother and 16-year-old daughter were both passengers in a vehicle traveling north on South Western Drive in Peoria, Illinois, when a westbound driver on West Kettelle Road ran a stop... read more

2009
$20,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Although our client suffered injuries to his forearm, hand, hip, knee, and ankle, his treatment included 7 surgeries, and his medical bills were in excess of $500,000, both... read more

2009
$20,000.00

Settled. Our client was in a telephone booth at the corner of 11th Street and Broadway in Rockford, Illinois, when the defendant’s vehicle left the street and ran into him. Our client sustained... read more

2003
$20,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. Failing to yield while turning left, the at-fault driver turned directly in front of our motorcyclist at Glenwood Avenue and Rockton Avenue in Rockford, Illinois. In... read more

2010
$20,000.00

Settled. Our client was watching her grandson’s T-ball game when she was hit by a lawn chair being dragged by a dog, seriously injuring her leg. A spectator had tied his dog to an unsecured... read more

2010
$20,000.00

Settled. The Cookies Specialist driver lost control of his truck and T-boned our client in the Menard’s parking lot at Bowes and Randall Road in Elgin. She sustained injuries to her back and... read more

2010
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle which, while trying to avoid construction barricades, struck a tree on the west side of Woodruff and 18th Avenues in Rockford,... read more

2010
$20,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. The defendant turned left in front of our 33-year-old client on Main Street in Rockford, Illinois, causing a collision which caused our client’s vehicle to catch on... read more

2010
$20,000.00

Settled after arbitration. Our 13-year-old client was a passenger in a vehicle which was driving too fast down Mulford Road causing the driver to lose control, starting swerving and run off... read more

2002
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our 17-year-old driver was rear-ended at full speed on East Riverside in Rockford, Illinois. She sustained injuries to her head, neck and back. Safe Auto Insurance. read more

2012
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client pulled her vehicle into a private driveway on Harrison Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, put the car into park, turned it off, grabbed items from the car to get... read more

2012
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The at-fault driver told police that he did not realize, in spite of extremely heavy traffic, that the car in front of him, my client, had stopped before he hit her at... read more

2012
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The 12-year-old back seat passenger was sleeping on the side of the car that was hit when the drunk driver of her vehicle backed without looking from a private drive... read more

2012
$20,000.00

Settled. The vehicle in the left lane next to him on East Jefferson, in Rockford, Illinois, turned right directly in front of my client, who was in the right lane on his moped. The at-fault driver... read more

2012
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client, in the northmost/left lane, and the other driver, in the middle lane, were proceeding eastbound on Chestnut Street in Rockford, Illinois. The other driver... read more

2013
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. When his light turned green, my westbound client proceeded forward on Newburg. As he entered the intersection crossing Perryville, a northbound driver on Perryville ignored... read more

2013
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. As eastbound traffic on Auburn Street in Rockford, Illinois, became heavy, it caused our client to slow her vehicle to a stop, but the driver behind her did not, and... read more

2013
$20,000.00

Policy limit settlement.  Plaintiff was traveling in a westerly direction in the north lane of Jefferson Street.  The at-fault driver ran a traffic signal cutting in front of the Plaintiff... read more

2016
$20,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The southbound underinsured motorist disobeyed the red light on North Church and collided with our client’s vehicle in the intersection as she traveled on Jefferson... read more

2015
$2,000.00

Settled. A 25-year-old driver was waiting to turn left when he was rear-ended. He sustained injuries to his neck and left arm. State Farm read more

2009
$2,000.00

Settled. Lying peacefully in the tanning bed, the 20-year-old was startled by a sudden “pop” above his head and shattering hot glass falling on his face and body. An employee responsible... read more

2003
$199,000.00

Settled. One July evening, as our 7-year-old client was sitting on the front end of a pontoon boat with her legs dangling in the water as it was traveling on the Rock River near Rockford, Illinois,... read more

2014
$198,333.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The at-fault driver was ejected from the vehicle and killed while the other three passengers, including my client in the back seat, remained inside while the car rolled.... read more

2012
$19,503.00

Settled. Both drivers were traveling in oncoming directions on East Riverside Boulevard in Rockford, Illinois, when the at-fault driver attempted to turn left onto Perryville directly in front... read more

2013
$195,000.00

Settlement and Award. As our client was traveling west on Schick Road at its intersection with Glenwood Drive in Bloomingdale, Illinois, another driver pulled from a bank parking lot directly... read more

2003
$19,500.00

Settled. As a driver swerved his vehicle to miss two deer standing in the road, a third deer jumped in front of the car. The driver hit the deer, lost control of the car, spun into a ditch and... read more

2005
$1,950.00

Settled. Because she was on her cell phone, defendant was looking down when she rear ended a 50-year-old woman stopped at red light. The plaintiff sustained injuries to her neck. Erie Insurance... read more

2008
$19,000.00

Settled. The at-fault driver admitted he was distracted as he was looking at a map and did not see the two vehicles stopped in front of him at the red light at Rte. 83 and 67th Street in Willowbrook,... read more

2009
$19,000.00

Settled. The truck next to our client decided to make a U-turn across Town Hall Road in Belvidere, Illinois, causing a collision with the passenger side of our client’s vehicle. She sustained... read more

2012
$185,720.00

Settlement. A 78-year-old male was diagnosed with terminal prostate cancer shortly before this crash. His prognosis was poor, and his family had prepared for the likelihood that he only had a... read more

2012
$18,500.00

Settled. The 28-year-old man was injured when the driver of the vehicle in which he was a passenger swerved to avoid hitting a dog and crashed into a tree. He suffered injuries to his back and... read more

2002
$18,351.00

Trial Verdict. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle which was rear-ended at Alpine and Rt. 173. She sustained injuries to her neck and right shoulder. State Farm. read more

2003
$180,000.00

Settled. One dark night, a stolen Ford Winstar, traveling without headlights and at a high rate of speed, ran the stop sign on Rose Avenue and collided with my clients’ vehicle on Morgan Street... read more

2012
$18,000.00

Settled. As the woman was properly in the crosswalk crossing Wyman by Chestnut Street in Rockford, Illinois, she was struck by a left-turning driver. She sustained a closed head injury in addition... read more

2003
$17,820.00

Verdict. A 40-year-old male was operating a motor vehicle when the 85-year-old defendant failed to yield the right of way and struck the plaintiff’s vehicle. The plaintiff had a 16-day gap... read more

2008
$175,000.00

Settlement. A 47-year-old female was involved in a hit-and-run collision. She suffered aggravation of an underlying degenerative condition and herniated disk at C6-7 requiring a fusion. Claimant... read more

2012
$17,500.00

Settled. On 11th Street in Rockford, a snow plow pulled out of a parking lot, into the left lane of traffic, then proceeded to turn right back into the same address. A vehicle traveling on that... read more

2009
$17,500.00

Settled. As our client was turning into the driveway of her work place, a driver in a company van was backing down that same driveway and they collided. She sustained injuries to her neck and... read more

2003
$1,750.00

Settled. A nine-month-old was sitting in her baby carrier with the Carrier Toy Bar attached to the handle as it was designed to do, when she suddenly started screaming. Acid from the battery... read more

2003
$172,500.00

Settled. After running the stop sign on Gregory and Kishwaukee Streets in Rockford, Illinois, and colliding with our pregnant 31-year-old client’s vehicle, the driver left the scene on foot... read more

2016
$17,200.00

Settled. The defendant bent down to answer his cell phone, accidentally hitting the accelerator instead of the brake, pushing our clients’ vehicle into the intersection from a parking lot driveway.... read more

2009
$1,710.00

Settled. Our client was burned on her groin and inner thighs during a Brazilian wax procedure. She received her medical expenses and $1,000. CNA Ins. read more

2009
$170,000.00

Settled. The driver who was traveling north on Shaw Road, in Boone County, Illinois, pulled out from a stop sign on Spring Creek into the path of our eastbound client who, at 45 mph, had insufficient... read more

2012
$17,000.00

Settled.  Plaintiff passenger in Defendant’s vehicle and Defendant failed to merge properly colliding with Co-Defendant.  Plaintiff was pregnant and the collision allegedly caused premature... read more

2012
$17,000.00

Settled. According to the Illinois Traffic Crash Report, the defendant fled the scene and was found a short time later, very disoriented and unable to comprehend what had happened in the crash.... read more

2012
$17,000.00

Settled. My client was on a business delivery to a building on Stateline Road in South Beloit, Illinois. When he walked into the building with the delivery, the dog came from the back of the... read more

2013
$16,684.00

Settled after arbitration. Client was a 53-year-old female passenger in a vehicle that was rear-ended in Rockford, Illinois. She injured her chest, low back, neck and left hip. This case was... read more

2011
$165,000.00

Settled.  The Defendant ran a red light and T-boned the 19-tear-old Plaintiff’s vehicle.  She sustained a fractured ulna of her right arm. Although her medical treatment included surgery,... read more

2012
$16,500.00

Settled.  The Defendant pulled off of Broadcast Parkway onto Perryville Road in front of the Plaintiff traveling on Perryville.  Broadcast Parkway has a stop sign at this intersection and those... read more

2012
$163,772.00

Jury Verdict. Just after midnight, a 26-year-old man was walking home from a house where he had been drinking. He was wearing a jacket with reflective materials on it, and was properly walking... read more

2004
$16,000.00

Settled. When our 45-year-old passenger client first saw the at-fault driver, it was in the vehicle next to him at a red light and he appeared to be asleep. As our client’s vehicle proceeded... read more

2013
$16,000.00

Settled. Our 16-year-old client had to crawl out the window in order to get out of her badly wrecked car after a driver ran his stop sign on Wills Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, hit her, causing... read more

2012
$1,600.00

Settled. A grocery store employee, not being able to see around a tall cart he was pushing down the aisle, knocked into an 84-year-old woman from behind. She sustained injuries to her legs, back... read more

2010
$15,900.00

Settled. She told police that she had not been paying attention when she ran the red light while traveling south on Sixth Street and struck the vehicle containing our husband and wife which was... read more

2012
$158,500.00

Settled. The driver on Stephenson Street, in Stephenson County, Illinois, pulled out onto Van Brocklin directly into the path of our client father and his passenger son, causing a collision.... read more

2011
$15,700.00

Settled. After the crash, the man who rear-ended him told our client “I didn’t mean to hit you.” Our client was rear-ended on East State Street in Rockford, Illinois, when he slowed... read more

2013
$15,518.00

Settled. My client was traveling south on East Rock Drive in Rockford, Illinois, when the at-fault driver pulled directly in front of him from a private drive. Despite my client’s attempt to... read more

2013
$1,550,000.00

Settlement. Defendant was having a party at his parents’ farmstead. When the 21-year-old plaintiff arrived, Defendant asked the Plaintiff to join him on a “Rhino” all-terrain vehicle... read more

2012
$155,000.00

Settlements (two). Our 16-year-old client was a rear seat passenger in a vehicle driven by the 18-year-old defendant. They were southbound on South Scoutcamp Road near its intersection with East... read more

2014
$154,500.00

Settled. The uninsured driver was under the influence of alcohol and drugs when he slid into our clients’ lane of Fairview Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, and hit them head on. In additional... read more

2010
$15,250.00

Settled. A 21-year-old woman was sitting in a line of cars behind a left turning vehicle. The defendant rear-ended the vehicle behind her, pushing it into her vehicle. The plaintiff sustained... read more

2010
$151,000.00

Settlement. Female, age 41, sustained a full thickness tear of her right rotator cuff ($25,461 medical expense) when the vehicle in which she was a passenger was involved in a collision at a... read more

2000
$150,000.00

Settlement. A 30-year-old mother with her 11-year-old daughter and 10-year-old son as passengers were injured when a drunk driver crossed the center line and hit them head-on. The mother suffered... read more

2010
$150,000.00

Settled.  Defendant’s agent ran a red light striking the Plaintiff’s vehicle.  Plaintiff was unwilling to undergo more treatment.  Settled at pre-trial conference.  Westfield Insurance... read more

2012
$150,000.00

Settled.  Plaintiff was in the left turn lane stopped waiting for traffic when the Defendant struck her vehicle from the rear.  Delay in initial treatment and no police were called to the scene. ... read more

2012
$150,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. The defendant sped through a stop sign and struck the plaintiff’s vehicle on the passenger side, causing her to sustain truly profound and life-threatening injuries. Initial... read more

2002
$150,000.00

Mediation Award. An 82-year-old nursing home resident fell and suffered from a fractured hip which was left untreated, causing her death. Allied Insurance read more

2002
$150,000.00

Settled. The defendant was unable to stop his vehicle in time behind slowing traffic and attempted to avoid a collision by crossing into the opposite lane, where he caused a head-on collision... read more

2012
$150,000.00

Settled. As she was shopping, the plaintiff suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon when she tripped over a pipe that was concealed on the floor between two tables in the gardening barn. The business... read more

2002
$150,000.00

Settled. A mother failed to properly teach her son how dangerous a Rhino could be, and failed to prohibit him from allowing others to drive it. He allowed a friend to drive the Rhino without... read more

2012
$150,000.00

Settled. In Dement Township, Illinois, the defendant backed his John Deer snowplow from a driveway into oncoming traffic, crushing our client’s car on the driver’s side door. Our 38-year-old... read more

2015
$15,000.00

Settlement. 46 year old female passenger in a car that went through a red light and t-boned another vehicle. She had a nose fracture, fractured cheekbone in several places, and a laceration... read more

2011
$15,000.00

Settled.  Defendant ran a red light striking the Plaintiff’s vehicle on the driver’s side. Plaintiff wished to settle case and demanded it be settled rather than go to trial. Country... read more

2012
$15,000.00

Settled. A church daycare failed to provide proper supervision; a four-year-old was injured – a broken arm, a bloody nose and a lump on his head – and no one had an explanation as... read more

2004
$15,000.00

Settled. While unloading a truck, because of a too-large gap between the truck and the dock, the plaintiff had to jump over the gap. His foot then hit a roller which is part of the dock, causing... read more

2011
$15,000.00

Settled. The defendant did not stop at the stop sign on Napolean and drove directly in front of the motorcyclist, who laid his motorcycle down in an attempt to avoid a collision. The defendant’s... read more

2003
$15,000.00

Settled. My client was sitting at the northbound stop sign on Olson Road and Spring Creek Road in Belvidere, Illinois. There was construction in the intersection which had reduced east- and west-bound... read more

2013
$15,000.00

Settled. My client was a passenger in a vehicle sitting northbound on 20th Street at the red light on Charles Street in Rockford, Illinois. One of two vehicles traveling in opposite directions... read more

2013
$15,000.00

Settled. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle southbound on North Seminary Avenue in Woodstock, Illinois. The at-fault driver was directly behind my client’s vehicle. As traffic became heavy,... read more

2013
$15,000.00

Settled. As our westbound client stopped for oncoming traffic before making his turn from Harris Avenue to Alpine in Rockford, Illinois, he was slammed in the rear by an uninsured driver. He... read more

2014
$1,500.00

Settled. A 33-year-old woman and the defendant were traveling in opposite directions on the same private driveway when the defendant swerved into plaintiff’s lane and they collided. The plaintiff... read more

2009
$14,862.00

Settled. With a red traffic light, the defendant sped into the intersection and turned left directly into the driver’s side of the 47-year-old woman’s vehicle in the middle of the intersection.... read more

2011
$14,792.00

Settlement. A 33-year-old man who was stopped in traffic was rear-ended so hard he was pushed into the vehicle in front of him. The defendant told police that she could not see plaintiff’s... read more

2011
$14,750.00

Settled. The defendant crossed the center line and hit the plaintiff head-on. The 52-year-old plaintiff sustained two fractured ribs, two bulging discs, and various abrasions. His medical expenses... read more

2002
$146,528.00

Settlement Policy Limit. Defendant turned left in front of 83-year-old woman driver, causing her to hit Defendant and spin into a third vehicle. Plaintiff’s injuries were to her head, neck,... read more

2004
$14,500.00

Settled. The driver who rear-ended the vehicle in which my client was a passenger told the investigating officer that he was attempting to plug in his phone and took his eyes off the road for... read more

2012
$14,195.00

Settled. The intoxicated driver hit a mailbox on the side of the street before rear-ending our client at the red light on Riverside Boulevard and Owen Center Road in Rockford, Illinois. Our 27-year-old... read more

2012
$14,130.00

Settled. The driver admitted that he had become distracted because he was reaching down to the floor of his pick-up truck to retrieve a water bottle he had dropped and he did not realize that... read more

2012
$14,054.00

Settled. While sitting in the drive-thru lane of the Dairy Queen in Dixon, Illinois, they were suddenly struck from behind. The at-fault driver told them that he thought they had already received... read more

2003
$140,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (State Farm.)  Male passenger, age 25 suffered fatal injuries when his driver, allegedly intoxicated, ran a stop light and collided with a Boone County Sheriff’s... read more

2003
$140,000.00

Settled. The uninsured motorist sped through the stop sign at the intersection of Lydon Road and US Route 30 in Whiteside County, Illinois, striking the passenger side of our clients’ vehicle,... read more

2014
$140,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client was southbound on State Highway 31 in the right lane. At the same time the at-fault drive was northbound on State Road Highway 31, attempting to make a left... read more

2015
$14,000.00

Settled. My client was traveling north on North Central in Rockford, Illinois, and stopped at the stop sign at Halsted before proceeding. At the same time a Septran driver was traveling west... read more

2011
$14,000.00

Settled. Although it was December, the intersection was well-lit and our client had working lights on his bicycle when the driver ran the stop sign at Willoughby Avenue in Rockford, Illinois,... read more

2013
$14,000.00

Settled. Our client was eastbound on Freeport Road in Freeport, Illinois, when the vehicle in front of him stopped to turn right into a residential driveway. The vehicle behind him did not stop,... read more

2013
$138,500.00

Settled. About 8 p.m. one February evening, our client went into the Phillips 66 gas station on Blackhawk Boulevard in Rockton, Illinois, and a few minutes later, as she left the building,... read more

2013
$135,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. The vehicle in which she was a front seat passenger pulled out to make a left turn directly into the path of an oncoming car. She sustained a neck fracture which required... read more

2008
$13,500.00

Settled. A dog chased a 49-year-old bicyclist, sinking his teeth into the outside of her left lower leg. The dog let go of her left leg, but he was not finished. He ran ahead briefly, then turned... read more

2002
$1,300,000.00

Settlement. A 62-year-old man was operating his semi-tractor in a northerly direction on IL Highway 20 and the defendant was operating his semi-tractor in a southerly direction on IL Highway... read more

2006
$13,000.00

Settlement. Client was a 60 year old man who was waiting for traffic to move when he was rear-ended. He injured his neck and back. Allstate Insurance agreed to settle case after arbitration... read more

2011
$13,000.00

Settled. As the 35-year-old male driver and his 21-year-old female passenger approached an intersection with a red signal, they saw the defendant sitting in the dedicated left turn lane. When... read more

2011
$13,000.00

Mediation Award. While shopping, a 43-year-old woman slipped on some garbage/food on the floor in the aisle and fell, hurting her head, neck, back, right wrist, left leg and ankle, and right... read more

2002
$13,000.00

Settled. At North Second and Clifford Avenue the driver lost control of his semi-trailer, which fish-tailed and struck a vehicle causing neck injuries to our client-passenger. Gallagher Basset. read more

2009
$13,000.00

Settled. The force of the rear-ending was so great that the at-fault driver’s vehicle was pushed under the vehicle of our 15-year-old client who just obtained her permit. She and her father... read more

2012
$1,300.00

Settled. A 6-year-old girl on her bicycle leaned over to pet her friend’s Golden Retriever and the dog attacked her. She suffered bites to her right leg which resulted in puncture scars and... read more

2011
$12,600.00

Settlement. A 59 year old female was entering the intersection after the light turned green and was struck by the defendant who went through a red light. Client injured her back, head and left... read more

2011
$1,250,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (State Farm Insurance). Plaintiff was a 17-year-old female who was a passenger in the defendant’s vehicle.  They were traveling southbound on Highway 76 in Boone... read more

2011
$125,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. As our client stopped for the red light at Alpine and Harrison in Rockford, Illinois, the at-fault driver rear-ended her so hard she was pushed into the vehicle in front... read more

2015
$12,500.00

Settled. A 31-year-old woman and her husband were on their boat on the Rock River when a drunk defendant crashed into the back of their boat actually striking the plaintiff in the back of her... read more

2006
$12,500.00

Settled. The woman in the store’s parking lot pushing her shopping cart to her vehicle saw that the oncoming driver was not looking at her. Without time to get out of the way, she tried to... read more

2003
$12,500.00

Settled. As our client was proceeding westbound in the right lane of West Lincoln Avenue in DeKalb, the at-fault driver was driving next to him in the left lane of that road. All of a sudden... read more

2013
$12,500.00

Settled. Our 25-year-old client was a backseat passenger in a vehicle traveling north on Daysville Road when its driver, intending to travel west on East Washington in Oregon, Illinois, turned... read more

2012
$120,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. A 56-year-old woman was exiting a grocery store, and was about half-way across the fire lane in front of the store when the defendant, driving in front of the store,... read more

2010
$120,000.00

Settled Policy Limits. The 23-year-old man was a passenger in a vehicle in which the driver was speeding. The vehicle left the roadway and crashed. The plaintiff died just hours later. $100,000... read more

2008
$120,000.00

Awarded after a Hearing in front of an Illinois Commissioner. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle that was rear-ended by a State of Illinois Park Ranger on East Riverside Boulevard and North... read more

2012
$12,000.00

Settled. During a storm one night, a tenant slipped in water on his kitchen floor and twisted both knees, requiring surgery. The landlord was negligent in the fact that he failed to fix the roof... read more

2005
$12,000.00

Settled. A man was crossing the street in the crosswalk with the proper light when he was struck so hard by a vehicle that he was thrown about 15 feet. The 53-year-old plaintiff sustained injuries... read more

2005
$12,000.00

Settled. The force of the impact was so great that my client’s vehicle spun 180 degrees and crashed into a nearby light pole. She had been traveling north on Kishwaukee Street in Rockford,... read more

2013
$11,700.00

Settled. The at-fault driver pulled out of the “On the Way” gas station on Auburn Street in Rockford, Illinois, directly in front of the vehicle in which my client was a passenger,... read more

2012
$115,000.00

Settlement. On December 11, 2006, a 59-year-old man was taking trash out of his rented office space to the dumpster near the parking lot/driveway, when he slipped on an accumulation of ice on... read more

2006
$115,000.00

Settled. As our 47-year-old client walked properly across Sibley Boulevard at the intersection of Chicago Road in Chicago, Illinois, a commercial vehicle proceeding westbound on Sibley Boulevard... read more

2012
$11,500.00

Settled. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle stopped at the sign in the eastbound turn lane on Perryville Road just south of Cherryvale North Boulevard in Rockford, Illinois. The driver behind... read more

2013
$11,400.00

Settled. The defendant was picking up his cell phone when he rear ended our clients’ vehicle stopped at a red light. The 54-year-old plaintiff-driver suffered injuries to her neck, back and... read more

$11,250.00

Settled. When the 40-year-old driver saw the roofing company’s pick-up truck speeding toward him in his lane while passing another vehicle, he had nowhere to go. Even though he swerved toward... read more

2002
$1,100,000.00

Settled policy limits. Our 79-year-old client was T-boned by a pick-up truck hauling a too-large trailer which ran a stop sign. She sustained multiple traumatic injury to her brain, chest with... read more

2013
$110,000.00

Settlement. The two young men stepped off a curb into a water puddle in the street near their parked car at Broadway and Eleventh in Rockford, Illinois. Electricity from a metal utility pole... read more

2010
$110,000.00

Settled. While checking out her groceries at a store in Rockford, Illinois, our 37-year old client was told by the cashier to go to the shelf to find the price of an item which would not ring... read more

2016
$11,000.00

Settled. A 20-year-old woman was visiting at a friend’s home when the family pet, a Bull Mastiff, attacked her. She suffered bites on her bilateral lower legs with multiple cuts and abrasions.... read more

2011
$11,000.00

Settled. An uninsured vehicle made a sudden U-turn right in the middle of the 7200 block of Kishwaukee Road in Rockford, Illinois, colliding with the vehicle in which our client was a passenger.... read more

2010
$10,900.00

Settled. A 25-year-old mother and her 2-year-old son passenger were hit when the defendant ran the red light and hit them so hard the plaintiffs’ vehicle tipped on its side and slid across... read more

2009
$10,834.00

Settled. Our 18-year-old client was traveling south on Sheridan Road in Peoria, Illinois, and as she approached Columbia Terrace, the light changed to red. The individual driving behind her failed... read more

2011
$107,350.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Two 26-year-old women and a two-year-old child were traveling in the round-about at Main and Auburn in Rockford, Illinois, when a driver approaching from Auburn Street... read more

2015
$107,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The driver admitted to police that she fell asleep and that was why she rear-ended the vehicle in which our client was a passenger. Our 51-year-old client sustained injuries... read more

2011
$106,600.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our father and his two children were stopped at the light at Meridian and State Street in Rockford, Illinois, when a vehicle rear-ended them at a high speed. Our father... read more

2010
$105,000.00

Settlement. A 42-year-old waitress in the process of leaving the restaurant was hit by a vehicle that crashed through the wall injuring her back, right hip and right knee. She suffered a torn... read more

2010
$105,000.00

Settled. Client was a sleeping passenger in a vehicle when the uninsured driver lost control, hitting a pole. The Plaintiff suffered brain injury, right side weakness, seizures, memory loss... read more

2013
$10,500.00

Settled. While the drunk defendant was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of Route 20, the eastbound 19-year-old woman swerved in attempt to avoid a head-on collision, taking the blow on her... read more

2008
$10,500.00

Settled. A witness watched the defendant to through the red light at Jefferson and First, hitting the driver’s door of our client’s vehicle. The defendant told the police that her sandal... read more

2010
$1,035.00

Settled. Not hearing the plaintiff’s blaring horn, the defendant backed up from a parking spot directly into the drivers side front bumper and quarter panel of our client’s car. The 32-year-old... read more

2004
$10,225.00

Arbitration Award. At a local grocery store, our client opened the cooler door, took something out, then put it back and closed the door. A second or so after the door shut, an aluminum chair... read more

2008
$10,100.00

Settled. He asked if it was “safe” to go into the yard with the dog, and when told it was, he went outside to watch his grandson play. The 74-year-old grandfather was standing by... read more

2008
$10,040.00

Settled. Our 39-year-old client, riding his bicycle, was at the intersection of Quaker Road and Seminary when he was rear-ended by a car. He sustained injuries to his right knee and hip. Founders. read more

2009
$1,001.00

Arbitration Award. The defendant admitted to police that she was “messing with her cell phone” when she rear-ended a 33-year-old woman who was stopped at a traffic light. The plaintiff... read more

2008
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (State Farm.) Male, age 25, suffered fatal injuries ($40,665 medical expense) when vehicle in which he was a passenger collided with another at Rockford intersection. read more

2001
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Male, age 30, suffered a fractured femur (open reduction with internal fixation) plus a fractured pelvis ($38,078 medical expense) when the pickup in which he was a passenger... read more

2000
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. There was a down spout on the side of the building on top of the sidewalk area. This caused ice to form on the sidewalk and in parking lot. A 52-year-old man parked... read more

2010
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Defendant pulled out in front of our client, who was traveling 45 miles per hour on a through street, causing a collision. Our client, a 48-year-old male, suffered injury... read more

$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (GEICO.) Date of injury 6/17/06  Plaintiff left dance club and was walking across the street to get into her vehicle.  She was struck by a vehicle going approx 30... read more

2009
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (Farmers Insurance) Female pedestrian, age 83, was hit by left-turning defendant while in a crosswalk, suffering a fractured thoracic vertebra (unoperated), plus left... read more

2002
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (Redland Insurance)  Female, age 45 slipped/fell on water near the buffet table of a local restaurant. There were no “wet floor” signs where plaintiff fell,... read more

1999
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (State Farm) Vehicle in which male, age 21, was a passenger was rear-ended by defendant’s. Impact aggravated a prior L5-S1 fusion, necessitating a second such... read more

1999
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client, a 15-year-old male, was a passenger in a vehicle traveling 60 mph down a gravel road. The driver did not know they were coming to a “T” road.... read more

2010
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. (State Farm) Defendant pulled out in front of our client, who was traveling on a through street, causing a collision. Our client, a 62-year-old male, suffered a hip... read more

2010
$100,000.00

Settlement Policy Limits. A 28-year-old woman was a passenger in an underinsured vehicle. The driver of my client’s vehicle failed to yield to oncoming traffic, pulling out in the direct path... read more

2006
$100,000.00

Settlement Policy Limit. A 30-year-old woman was traveling through an intersection on a green light when the defendant, who was stopped in the turn lane, suddenly turned left directly in front... read more

2006
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limits. A 70-year-old female was rear-ended by an underinsured driver while she waited to make a left turn. She suffered an injury to her back which required surgery. Infinity... read more

2011
$100,000.00

Settled.  Plaintiff, his wife and friend were patrons of a bar/restaurant/dance hall.  One of the Defendants started to give the girls a hard time and Plaintiff told him to leave them alone... read more

2013
$100,000.00

Settled policy limit. Plaintiff’s vehicle was struck head on by the Defendant when he swerved into her lane. She suffered a shattered right hip & pelvis and a broken ankle. Plaintiff’s... read more

2012
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limits. An 18-year-old male sustained a fracture of the femur, now with an orthopedic rod and steel nails in his hip; an open fracture in his lower right arm; chemical burns to... read more

2004
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. A 29-year-old man was a passenger on a motorcycle traveling in the curb lane alongside a school bus. When they reached the intersection, the bus slowed to turn left and... read more

2009
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. A 64-year-old man was killed when the 19-year-old defendant ignored his stop sign and collided with the plaintiff’s vehicle. Progressive Insurance. read more

2004
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. She was a back seat passenger in vehicle which was being chased by police and tried to beat an oncoming train. The vehicle struck the side of the moving train. The 19-year-old... read more

2004
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. On Thanksgiving, a 17-year-old riding his bike down the street was killed by a drunk driver. read more

1999
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limits. A 19-year-old defendant talking on her cell phone did not stop for a stop sign and collided with a 60-year-old woman who was traveling on the through street. The plaintiff... read more

2006
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Our client was eastbound on Howardsville Road and the underinsured defendant was westbound. He was going too fast for conditions, hit a patch of ice, and hit her head-on.... read more

2012
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Defendant stopped suddenly and swung sideways to back into a drive. Plaintiff was too close to be able to stop and collided with him. The 60-year-old plaintiff’s left... read more

2012
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. When the underinsured defendant, following behind the plaintiff, noticed that she had stopped at a stop sign, it was too late for him to slow his vehicle or stop, due to... read more

2012
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. The defendant told them she was sorry and mumbled something about her cell phone after she rear-ended them while they were stopped at a red light. The plaintiff was a front... read more

$100,000.00

Settled. A  21-year-old male was a restrained front seat passenger of a small car that was rear-ended at high speed. He had had a L5-S1 fusion eight months earlier and was caused to undergo... read more

2002
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. A 39-year-old woman with pre-existing scoliosis was a passenger on a city bus which was rear-ended. She sustained an aggravation of her disease. AutoOwners Insurance. read more

2009
$100,000.00

Settled. As our client was traveling down the street in the left lane, the driver in the car next to her in the right lane suddenly turned left directly into her car. She sustained injuries to... read more

2008
$100,000.00

Settled policy limits. The driver was talking on his cell phone as he rear-ended our client at full speed. Her right shoulder suffered a full thickness tear at the supraspinatus tendon, and a... read more

2013
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limit. Our plaintiff was riding his motorcycle southbound on Route 251 and as he crossed the intersection with West Lane Road, the defendant proceeded through a red light and crashed... read more

2010
$100,000.00

Settled policy limits. Our client was a passenger in a vehicle which was traveling 45 mph on Rt. 251 when a vehicle pulled out directly in front of them.  He suffered a fractured left leg, the... read more

2009
$100,000.00

Settled policy limits. Our 27-year-old client was the passenger of a driver who, while traveling northbound on Stockton Road near its intersection with Binkley Road, lost control of his vehicle... read more

2009
$100,000.00

Settled Policy Limits. Witnesses saw the defendant run the red light at North Sixth, T-boning our client who was traveling with the green light on Jefferson in Rockford, Illinois. In addition... read more

2009
$100,000.00

Settlement. The 83-year-old woman was crossing properly with the light at East Locust and South State Streets in Belvidere, Illinois, when a van attempted to make a left-hand turn onto South... read more

2003
$100,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. The uninsured driver violently struck the motorcycle as he turned left directly into it, causing the cyclist to be thrown onto the hood of the car, into the windshield,... read more

2003
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client-motorcyclist was traveling east on Sandy Hollow, in Rockford, at the same time that the at-fault driver was traveling west on Sandy Hollow. The driver then... read more

2003
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our 21-year-old client was a passenger in a vehicle being driven by his cousin traveling west on Addison in Chicago, Illinois. An unidentified white truck approached... read more

2010
$100,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. As our client traveled west on Newberg, she watched helplessly as an eastbound driver lost control of her vehicle on the icy road, slid into her lane, and collided with... read more

2010
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The 57-year-old woman was required to stop just past the intersection of Spring Creek Road and Saxon Place, Rockford, Illinois, since traffic in front of her was stopped... read more

2010
$100,000.00

Policy Limits Settlement. Our 58-year-old client was traveling north on Route 251 when he was sideswiped and spun over the median into oncoming traffic where he was hit again. Both of the vehicles... read more

2011
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. A witness at the scene at Forest Hills verified that the other driver pulled from a stop sign directly into the path of our 69-year-old client, causing a collision which... read more

2011
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our 60-year-old client had the green light while traveling north on Longwood Street near its intersection with State Street, in Rockford, Illinois, when a westbound driver... read more

2011
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. A witness at the scene stated that the defendant had stopped at a stop sign at Alma Drive, and then pulled into the path of our 55-year-old client traveling on Phelps... read more

2011
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client was the passenger of a uninsured driver who had been drinking. They were traveling south on Twelfth Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, and disobeyed the stop sign... read more

2011
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client and her newborn ended up in the ditch in the northeast corner of the intersection of Olson and Squaw Prairie Roads in Belvidere, Illinois, when an eastbound... read more

2012
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. As our client walked through the parking lot to her car in the evening after work, a vehicle driving through struck her, knocking her to the ground and pushing her several... read more

2012
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our 38-year-old client was driving south on Sixth Street in Rockford, Illinois, when the at-fault driver, driving east on Sixth Avenue, ignored the red traffic light... read more

2012
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client was traveling west on Route 173 in Machesney Park, Illinois, when another driver rear-ended him with such force that it caused several large bottles of water... read more

2013
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. An independent witness verified that the driver pulled out of the parking lot of the Mobil Station on Orlando Road in Machesney Park, Illinois, directly in front of our... read more

2013
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The 17-year-old girl sustained life-threatening injuries when the vehicle in which she was a passenger and which her boyfriend was driving on Baxter Road in Rockford,... read more

2013
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement.  The Plaintiff was driving in an easterly direction on Harlem Road in Loves Park, Illinois. The at fault driver crashed into the driver’s side of the Plaintiff’s... read more

2015
$100,000.00

Settled. As our client was proceeding northbound on South Mulford Road as it approached its intersection with Harrison Avenue in Rockford, Illinois, the traffic light in her direction was green.... read more

2016
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. The uninsured driver blew through the stop sign and smashed into our client’s vehicle at a very high rate of speed. Her vehicle was flipped over and fell down into... read more

2015
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. Our client was northbound on Highway 251 in South Beloit, Illinois, when the southbound at-fault driver turned left directly in front of her. As verified by an independent... read more

2016
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. One night in January, 2014, the side rear of our 51-year-old client’s vehicle was hit by an unlit vehicle pulling out of a driveway. She sustained injuries to her head,... read more

2016
$100,000.00

Policy Limit Settlement. As our 76-year-old client left work at Walmart and walked through the parking lot, the at-fault driver backed out of a parking stall and struck her, knocking her to the... read more

2015
$10,000.00

Settlement. A 30-year-old male was a back seat passenger in a vehicle that was struck head-on by a police vehicle. Allegedly, the police officer hit the vehicle and then proceeded to turn on... read more

2011
$10,000.00

Settlement. A 47-year-old man was a passenger on the city bus. A semi had its right signal on and the bus continued to drive in the left lane, when the semi turned left into the bus. Client... read more

2011
$10,000.00

Settlement. Pharmacy filled prescription with incorrect dosage. 17-year-old male was violently ill for an extended period of time and was prevented from successfully pursuing his education which... read more

2002
$10,000.00

Settled. As soon as her friend responded to her knock and opened the door, a 10-year-old girl was attacked by the friend’s pet pit bull. She suffered bites to both hands and her left wrist,... read more

2011
$10,000.00

Settled. A 51-year-old man was exiting the building in which he rented his apartment, when a door magnet weighing about five pounds fell off the door closure system and onto his head, cutting... read more

2009
$10,000.00

Settled. The at-fault, uninsured driver was tailgating our client on North University Street in Peoria, Illinois, making it impossible for him to stop in time when a driver suddenly pulled out... read more

2012
$10,000.00

Settled. “I didn’t even see you; I am so sorry” the defendant told them after he had turned in front of the motorcycle, causing the cycle to hit the driver’s front tire.... read more

2005