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About Carlson Bier Associates

When suffering from the turmoil that personal injuries bring, it is crucial to find a law firm that specializes in this complex area of law. Carlson Bier rises above other legal voices with its unsurpassed expertise in Personal Injury Law. Our attorneys have dedicated their careers to advocate for victims relentlessly, securing them due justice and compensation they deserve. In Bethany or beyond, our team’s premier commitment knows no bounds; navigating each case with tenacity and proven strategies regardless of geography. Why settle for lesser-equipped representation when your peace of mind hangs in the balance? Choose Carlson Bier – champions unwavering in protecting your best interests whilst making sense of the bewildered aftermath within stringent Illinois legal parameters. Sustaining a personal injury is daunting – don’t compound the distress by entrusting your rights to unproven hands! With meticulously crafted arguments persuading juries effectively and winning better settlements, Carlson Bier stands as an irreplaceable ally bolstering clients every step of their journey towards closure and recovery after sustaining personal injuries.

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Personal Injury Lawyers in Bethany Illinois

Welcome to the website of Carlson Bier, a distinguished personal injury law firm based in Illinois. Specializing in Personal Injury Law, we are deeply committed to offering world-class legal representation for victims who have been injured due to negligence or wrong-doing by another party. Our expert team of attorneys boasts years of trial experience and is equipped with an exceptional understanding of diverse aspects related to personal injury cases.

Personal Injury Law traverses several domains such as slip and fall accidents, vehicle collisions, workplace injuries and medical malpractices. When you face any accident wherein you get hurt because of someone else’s fault, you are entitled under this law to receive compensation which covers all your healthcare expenses, missed wages along with emotional distress that you might have experienced due to the mishap.

Here at Carlson Bier,

• We ensure comprehensive case assessment so as not to leave any stone unturned concerning potential avenues for recovery.

• You gain access to our wealth of knowledge regarding complex insurance matters and determination of fault.

• We methodically prepare every individual case for trial while making determined efforts towards optimal settlement negotiation.

• Get constant guidance and support throughout each phase – right from discovery till resolution – ensuring substantial collaborations between clients and their attorney.

Many may wonder how a lawsuit works after a personal injury takes place. Here’s a quick outline:

Initially, your lawyer will investigate the claim thoroughly and gather critical evidence which substantiates it further – witnesses’ statements, securing video surveillance if available and procuring essential documents like medical records etc., following which they work out an appropriate amount that fairly represents your damage.

Once prepared adequately with meticulous examination supporting your claim, demand letters get sent out demanding amicable resolution usually via monetary settlements before heading onto litigating in court.

However, should these negotiations falter proving unsuccessful; this is when filing lawsuits becomes inevitable wherein a more formalized process comes into play starting typically from pleadings all the way through a jury or bench trial.

Now, you may assume that hiring a lawyer might seem expensive. But at Carlson Bier, we work on a contingency basis meaning there would be NO payments required upfront. We only secure our fee upon successful resolution of the case; till then, rest assured your case will receive undivided attention without standing as a financial burden.

Additionally, it is very important to understand the significance of acting promptly in these situations. The Statute of Limitations for personal injury claims in Illinois is typically two years from the incident’s date – time here indeed plays an integral role and hence exceptional advice emphasizes implementing initiatives sooner rather than later in order not to risk jeopardizing any viable potential claims.

Come join hands with Carlson Bier law firm – where your fight becomes ours too while protecting and preserving your legal rights during such distressing times forms our utmost priority.

By now, you should have much-needed clarity regarding Personal Injury Law along with how efficaciously can professional guidance help navigate these overwhelming conditions efficiently delivering justice righteously so deserved.

So don’t wait! You’ve been through enough already let us take it from here ensuring you gain necessary recompensation easing difficulties toward recovery journey laden ahead – Click on the button below and find out how much your case is worth today! Don’t leave justice unclaimed for you deserve every bit of it.

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Mydjianie Savary
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I went to a car accident with my husband and they’re was very helpful. I love them so much.
Judy Canchola
Judy Canchola
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This law office was helpful, consistent and professional. I highly recommend!
Francisca Rojas
Francisca Rojas
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So happy to work with this attorney, they resolve my case very fast!
April Bartlett
April Bartlett
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Jeff Bier at Carlson Bier is a great injury lawyer! Jeff was very hands on with my case. He kept me updated on any and all developments. He was a pleasure to work with.
Daniel Vivian
Daniel Vivian
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Jeff and his team were great. Everyone on his team were helpful and informative while we navigated the process after our accident. Would use him and his team again if ever needed. Thank you to everyone at Carlson Bier who helped us.
Justin Scott
Justin Scott
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CarlsonBier handled my personal injury lawsuit... They were amazing and I highly recommend if you're in a motor vehicle accident
Shanta Nash
Shanta Nash
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I really love you guys Yall the Best 🥰
Kevin Calloway
Kevin Calloway
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Jeff handled my recent car accident case. He was always just a phone call away to answer my questions. Thanks for making such a stressful situation easier to deal with.

Notable Illinois Appellate Wins

Moruzzi v. CCC Servs., Inc., 2020 IL App (2d) 190411, 171 N.E.3d 61
Background: Insured motorist filed action against insurer for declaratory judgment seeking construction of automobile insurance policy issued to insured and that was in effect when insured was injured by an underinsured driver. The Circuit Court, DuPage County, Bonnie M. Wheaton, J., granted the insurer's motions for summary judgment. Insured appealed.Holdings: The Appellate Court, Zenoff, J., held that:1 medical payments reduction clause in automobile insurance policy conflicted with underinsured motorist provisions so as to render reduction clause ambiguous, and thus medical payment benefits were deductible from insured's damages;2 law firm representing insured did not create common fund or common funds when it reached settlement with underinsured motorist, and thus law firm was not entitled to recover fees under common-fund doctrine; and3 collateral estoppel did not bar automobile insurers from litigating whether common-fund doctrine applied in insured motorist's declaratory judgment action.Affirmed in part and reversed in part.
Maier v. CC Servs., Inc., 2019 IL App (3d) 170640, 132 N.E.3d 795
Background: After insured, who was injured in automobile collision with another driver, recovered full liability limits of driver's policy, she filed amended complaint for declaratory judgment against her own automobile insurer, alleging that insurer breached contractual duty to pay for insured's damages in accordance with uninsured/underinsured motorist (UIM) coverage in insured's policy and that insurer acted in bad faith in denying insured such coverage. The Circuit Court, La Salle County, Troy D. Holland, J., granted the insurer's motion to dismiss claims as time-barred. Insured appealed.The Appellate Court ruled that neither the insurer nor the insured could add amended policy provisions to the court record. It was decided that the policy's requirement for a written arbitration demand applied to both uninsured and underinsured motorist claims. The court found that a letter from the insured's attorney to the insurer wasn't a valid arbitration demand nor a proof of loss to toll the statute of limitations. Finally, the insurer was permitted to use the defense based on the two-year statute of limitations period. The court's decision was affirmed.
Econ. Premier Assurance Co. v. Country Mut. Ins. Co., 2021 IL App (1st) 192364-U
Holding: The circuit court's order that granted defendant's motion for summary judgment and denied plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment was proper where defendant had no duty to indemnify its insured with respect to the underlying complaint and therefore plaintiff was not entitled to recover against defendant on its subrogation or unjust enrichment claims; affirmed.
Country Preferred Ins. Co. v. Westerheide, 2023 IL App (5th) 220343-U
Holding: The court affirmed judgment of the circuit court granting summary judgment in favor of the plaintiff where the defendant failed to make a written demand for arbitration within two years from the date of the accident as required by the underinsured provisions of the defendant's automotive insurance policy.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Olsak, 2022 IL App (1st) 200695, 216 N.E.3d 291
In a complex legal case, an insurer sought to avoid defending or indemnifying a hockey player under a policy issued to the player's stepfather after the player was sued for assaulting his coach. The initial Circuit Court ruling favored the insurer, but the Appellate Court reversed this decision, leading to a protracted legal battle. Ultimately, the Appellate Court determined the insurer was liable only up to the $3 million policy limit and found the insurer's four-year delay in seeking a declaratory judgment to be reasonable. This case highlights important aspects of insurance litigation and policy limit liabilities.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Durkin Elec. Co., Inc., 2022 IL App (1st) 210293-U, appeal denied, 199 N.E.3d 1187 (Ill. 2022)
Holding: The circuit court's order that denied plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment and found that defendant was an additional insured under the policy was proper. The circuit court's order that denied defendant's motion for summary judgment and found that plaintiff did not have a duty to defend or indemnify defendant under the policy was proper; affirmed.
Country Preferred Ins. Co. v. Groen, 2017 IL App (4th) 160028, 69 N.E.3d 911
Background: Uninsured motorist (UM) carrier brought action against insured for declaratory judgment that it owed no benefits since workers' compensation received by insured exceeded policy limits. The Circuit Court, Sangamon County, Chris Perrin, J., entered summary judgment in favor of the carrier. Insured appealed.Holdings: The Appellate Court, Harris, J., held that:1 employer's medical payments entitled carrier to setoff, and2 setoff clauses were enforceable.Affirmed.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Frobish, 2021 IL App (3d) 190473-U
Holding: Allegations in the underlying complaint that a township employee caused property damage by excavating and digging out a ditch failed to impose a duty to defend under township employee's individual farm insurance policy.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Jones, 2018 IL App (1st) 173154-U
Holding: The judgment of the circuit court of Cook County is affirmed; plaintiff is entitled to summary judgment on its claim for a declaratory judgment that it has no duty to defend or indemnify its insured against the underlying complaint because the loss claimed in the underlying complaint is subject to an exclusion. The court held that it would also enter judgment for plaintiff because the underlying complaint does not allege an “occurrence” causing bodily injury within the meaning of the policy.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Schmitt, 2021 IL App (5th) 190173-U
Holding: The appellate court reversed and remanded the judgment of the circuit court where plaintiff had no duty to defend its insured and thus was not stopped from raising policy defenses to coverage for the underlying tort action contained in the amended declaratory action.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Livorsi Marine, Inc., 222 Ill. 2d 303, 856 N.E.2d 338 (2006) (the late Keith Carlson)
Liability insurer brought action against insureds for a declaratory judgment based on failure to provide timely notice of lawsuits against them. The Circuit Court, Cook County, Stephen A. Schiller, J., entered judgment for the insurer. Insureds appealed. The Appellate Court, Wolfson, J., 358 Ill.App.3d 880, 295 Ill.Dec. 665, 833 N.E.2d 871, affirmed. Leave to appeal was granted.Holdings: The Supreme Court, Garman, J., held that:1 if the insurer did not receive reasonable notice of an occurrence or a lawsuit, the policyholder may not recover under the policy, regardless of whether the lack of reasonable notice prejudiced the insurer, overruling Rice v. AAA Aerostar, Inc., 294 Ill.App.3d 801, 229 Ill.Dec. 20, 690 N.E.2d 1067, and Cincinnati Insurance Co. v. Baur's Opera House, Inc., 296 Ill.App.3d 1011, 230 Ill.Dec. 624, 694 N.E.2d 593, and2 insured did not need to prove that it was prejudiced by delayed notice of lawsuits.Affirmed.
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Two-Wheeler Collisions

Dedicated to legal advocacy for clients injured in bicycle accidents due to responsible parties' indifference or risky conditions.

Fire Damages

Giving skilled legal services for people of serious burn injuries caused by accidents or negligence.

Clinical Negligence

Providing professional legal representation for persons affected by clinical malpractice, including medication mistakes.

Products Liability

Dealing with cases involving problematic products, providing adept legal services to clients affected by harmful products.

Geriatric Misconduct

Protecting the rights of the elderly who have been subjected to abuse in nursing homes environments, ensuring compensation.

Slip and Fall Mishaps

Skilled in handling slip and fall accident cases, providing legal services to clients seeking redress for their losses.

Newborn Damages

Offering legal guidance for families affected by medical negligence resulting in neonatal injuries.

Motor Mishaps

Mishaps: Focused on helping clients of car accidents obtain appropriate compensation for wounds and harm.

Two-Wheeler Collisions

Specializing in providing legal advice for bikers involved in two-wheeler accidents, ensuring adequate recompense for losses.

Big Rig Accident

Extending specialist legal support for drivers involved in lorry accidents, focusing on securing just compensation for injuries.

Building Incidents

Focused on representing staff or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to recklessness or misconduct.

Neurological Traumas

Specializing in ensuring expert legal services for individuals suffering from brain injuries due to carelessness.

K9 Assault Damages

Proficient in tackling cases for clients who have suffered damages from dog attacks or animal attacks.

Cross-walker Crashes

Expert in legal support for foot-travelers involved in accidents, providing expert advice for recovering claims.

Unfair Death

Standing up for loved ones affected by a wrongful death, extending sensitive and professional legal support to ensure redress.

Vertebral Injury

Dedicated to representing patients with spinal cord injuries, offering compassionate legal representation to secure recovery.

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