When you are choosing an attorney to represent you it is important to find someone who is experienced in the areas relevant to your case. While an event like a Personal Injury or Worker Compensation Claim is stressful, choosing legal representation that you feel confident in, shouldn’t be. In order to earn the Lead Counsel … Continue reading “Choosing a Lawyer: Lead Counsel offers assurance to Anxious Consumers”
It’s spring and construction season again in Chicagoland. Most drivers cringe when they see the orange barrels and blinking arrows. Reduced speed limit. Narrower lanes. Changing lane patterns. And, new state laws (Scott’s Law) that require drivers to change lanes to avoid workers and first responders. Dealing with road construction is not just annoying – … Continue reading “Protect Yourself in Construction Zones”
Updated 2019 Mold is a feared word among building owners, employers, and landlords. As buildings age and former factories are converted to fashionable ‘condos’ and ‘new-age’ offices, lawsuits arising out of health claims of mold infestation and ‘Sick Building Syndrome’ have become common. ‘Mold’ is becoming the next ‘asbestos’. Its presence has shuttered schools, closed … Continue reading “Toxic Mold & Compensation – What Every Worker Should Know”
It’s amazing how quickly ridesharing has grown throughout Chicagoland. Uber®, Lyft®, and Sidecar® have risen to prominence nationally. These services, unlike traditional taxis, livery services, and private transport, rely on a smartphone app to connect riders with nearby drivers. These drivers are not professionals – they are simply individuals who meet the ride-sharing companies’ requirements … Continue reading “Accidents with Ride Sharing Vehicles – Who Is Liable?”
In a lane-changing accident, fault is frequently harder to establish than one might think. In lane-changing accidents, speed, blinker use, distance, distraction, or negligence in some other way can come into play when determining liability.
Accidents with big-rig trucks injure thousands of drivers and riders every year. The massive size, weight, and momentum make commercial truck accidents almost always catastrophic.
Construction workers rely on their skill and strength to raise skyscrapers, create residential homes, build our roads, and accomplish great things. They routinely face difficult and dangerous working conditions.
Drivers impaired by alcohol are involved in far too many traffic accidents in Chicagoland. For victims, after the pain, grief, and anger subside, thoughts will likely turn to finding the person or persons responsible for the tragedy.
Winter has come early to Chicagoland this year. Freezing temperatures and wintery weather conditions are keeping more of us inside where it’s warm…
Auto accidents are often harrowing, life-disrupting events, especially if they cause a person serious personal injuries. If you’ve been in an auto accident that has caused you personal injury and affected your ability to work or live as usual, you might consider filing a lawsuit to recover fair compensation for the damages you’ve incurred. Before … Continue reading “Statute of Limitations After a Car Accident in Illinois”
The law firm of Friend, Levinson & Turner provides people just like you with practical solutions and representation for their legal needs when faced with a serious personal injury.
We understand and respect the dignity of individuals. We listen, advise, represent and counsel.
We unburden people of the stressful legal matters so they can focus on healing and their recovery. Our client's well-being is our priority.