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About Carlson Bier Associates

When it comes to navigating the complex world of personal injury law, Carlson Bier is a firm you can rely on. As stalwart advocates in the labyrinthine realm of legal proceedings, we are committed to achieving maximum compensation for victims undergoing distress due to negligence or misconduct by others. With an impressive track record exemplifying our prowess in this field across Illinois, rest assured that when faced with unfortunate circumstances such as accidents or mishaps leading to physical injury and ensuing turmoil – opting for Carlson Bier will bring both comfort and assurance of professional legal maneuvering at its finest. Delivering unflinching dedication, meticulous investigation capabilities along with shrewd negotiation skills – these attributes mark us unmistakably amongst competitors in personal injury law practice. Remember the name Carlson Bier; we provide unrivaled personalized service ensuring your interests remain preeminent throughout any legal procedure undertaken advocating justice on your behalf relating to matters of personal injuries within Cairo’s jurisdiction.

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Personal Injury Lawyers in Cairo Illinois

At Carlson Bier, we specialize in personal injury law with a focus on representing individuals who have been harmed through the actions or negligence of others. We understand that when you are involved in an accident or your life is affected by someone else’s negligence, it is more than just a legal matter—it impacts every facet of your life. That’s why we’re not just dedicated to winning cases; our priority is helping you navigate through this challenging period and securing justice for you.

Personal injury law covers a wide array of incidents from auto accidents, slip and fall incidences, workplace injuries, medical malpractice among others. If you’ve been injured due to someone’s lack of care or deliberate wrongdoing, there’s a high possibility you may have grounds for legal recourse. Below are key factors crystalized in personal injury claims:

• Duty Of Care: This implies everyone has an obligation to act responsibly so as not to put others at unnecessary risk

• Breach Of Duty: For any liability claim to be successful, one must prove that the defendant negligently breached their duty

• Causation: It must be demonstrated that the breach directly resulted in harm caused

• Damages: They include economic losses such as medical costs & loss wages, non-economic damages such as pain & suffering

Our team at Carlson Bier stands out as Illinois’ premier personal injury law firm owing to our unyielding commitment towards achieving maximum compensation for our clients coupled with compassionate and personalized service. Our seasoned attorneys relentlessly fight bravely inside courts against mega insurance companies and conventionally win cases for our clientele when other firms find them too tricky.

How does Carlson Bier handle your case? Firstly, we meticulously scrutinize all aspects of your incident and gather comprehensive evidence ensuring no detail is overlooked setting us apart on case preparation. Once the groundwork has been laid down securely regarding your situation and objectives by strong attorneys-client communication strategy- matters proceed smoother henceforth.

Often, negotiations transpire with the insurance adjuster for a fair settlement. However, when the adjuster fails to offer an equitable deal or pleas of negligence are denied outright- we step in swiftly. Such circumstances often necessitate litigation and even trial. Significantly, each case is distinct; thus strategies evolve according to its unique demands.

Assuredly at Carlson Bier, no case is ‘too big’ or ‘too small.’ For us, any personal injury regardless of seeming insignificance is treated utmost fervor as we comprehend even minor accidents transform into serious economic and emotional burdens leading to discomfort, disability & uncertainty about your future well-being.

We pride ourselves on being accessible to our clients whenever they need support or guidance—offering free initial consultations around the clock and operating firmly on a contingency fee principle—you don’t pay unless we emerge victoriously in securing you compensation!

Specifically stationed within Illinois only (since it contravenes Illinois’s rule against advertising a firm’s presence where there are no physical offices), Carlson Bier stands prepared to swing into action for residents across the state seeking professional legal assistance.

We invite you now to discover what distinguished personalized service delivered by expert personal injury attorneys genuinely infused with concern feels like. Click the button below noting how aptly our promise “Your Justice Is Our Priority” sprouts lasting relationships anchored in respect and powered by trust translates into reality.

Compiling more than just pertinent information abounding personal injury law can be overwhelming; especially after unknowingly being hurled down this confusing path so suddenly due tragedy striking unannounced. That’s why here at Carlson Bier we have earmarked years into developing processes envisaging providing anyone embarking upon this journey seamless experience leading them towards their righteous destination – justice loading up ample peace meanwhile. To discern specific worth potentially perceivable from your case awaiting evaluation by experienced eyes professionally well-trained essentially working persistently towards cutting-edge solutions, please click on the button below.

Testimonials from Clients

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Based on 58 reviews
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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Cycling Accidents

Proficient in legal representation for individuals injured in bicycle accidents due to others's lack of care or dangerous conditions.

Scald Wounds

Offering expert legal assistance for victims of severe burn injuries caused by incidents or carelessness.

Hospital Misconduct

Delivering professional legal assistance for clients affected by clinical malpractice, including medication mistakes.

Merchandise Liability

Dealing with cases involving defective products, delivering professional legal services to victims affected by product malfunctions.

Geriatric Misconduct

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

Trip & Stumble Incidents

Adept in handling tumble accident cases, providing legal support to individuals seeking recovery for their injuries.

Neonatal Wounds

Providing legal assistance for kin affected by medical incompetence resulting in infant injuries.

Car Mishaps

Accidents: Dedicated to assisting clients of car accidents receive appropriate settlement for harms and impairment.

Motorcycle Accidents

Committed to providing legal services for individuals involved in motorbike accidents, ensuring adequate recompense for injuries.

Big Rig Accident

Extending specialist legal support for clients involved in big rig accidents, focusing on securing appropriate recompense for injuries.

Building Site Mishaps

Dedicated to assisting workers or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to oversights or irresponsibility.

Brain Impairments

Dedicated to offering professional legal services for clients suffering from head injuries due to incidents.

Dog Bite Wounds

Specialized in addressing cases for people who have suffered traumas from K9 assaults or beast attacks.

Jogger Collisions

Committed to legal representation for foot-travelers involved in accidents, providing effective representation for recovering compensation.

Unwarranted Demise

Working for families affected by a wrongful death, providing caring and skilled legal guidance to ensure restitution.

Backbone Damage

Dedicated to representing patients with backbone trauma, offering expert legal guidance to secure redress.

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