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About Carlson Bier Associates

If you find yourself in the unfortunate position of needing a Personal Injury Lawyer in Cobden, Illinois, consider Carlson Bier. We handle personal injury cases ranging from minor car accidents to severe medical malpractice instances. Our team of experienced attorneys offers an unprecedented commitment to your needs and rights as we guide you through every step of the legal process. Our ability to effectively advocate for our clients has resulted in hundreds of successful settlements with numerous satisfied clients over time. Choosing an attorney can be daunting; however, at Carlson Bier,you are not just another case number but a valuable client whose justice matters most to us. Trust that with our wealth of experience and profound understanding about intricacies surrounding Illinois’s Personal Injury laws, we represent your best interests tirelessly – offering attentive care coupled with aggressive representation when necessary – ensuring fairness whilst holding those responsible accountable legally.

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Personal Injury Lawyers in Cobden Illinois

At Carlson Bier, our expertise as a premier personal injury law firm extends far beyond just legal representation; we provide you with comprehensive strategic assistance that maximizes your likelihood of attaining justice. Experienced in navigating the intricate complexities of personal injury law in Illinois, our team is devoted to ensuring that each case we undertake receives the full range of our proficient resources and capabilities.

Personal Injury can be complex and confusing for anyone going through such trauma. Our commitment at Carlson Bier is to simplify this process for you and lighten this load so you can focus on recovery while we fight vigorously to protect your rights. Understanding your particular situation is crucial, it paints a clear picture before entering any court proceedings. This in turn enables us at Carlson Bier to approach each claim strategically, allocating resources effectively towards an optimal resolution.

Our professional experience spans over several areas within Personal Injury Law , which includes but not limited to:

• Road Traffic Accidents – Catering to claims arising from car, motorcycle or pedestrian accidents.

• Workplace Injuries – Whether it’s slips, falls or machine-related accidents at work

• Medical Negligence – Cases where healthcare providers do not perform their jobs responsibly

• Product Liability Claims – Filing suits against manufacturers whose products have caused harm

Each case category brings its own challenges; however, thanks to our experienced legal team armed with knowledge about statutes and regulations surrounding these types of cases in Illinois, we will get past these hurdles defending your interests passionately.

Personal injuries often come with huge medical bills amongst other incidental costs which puts victims under undue financial strain. One primary aim at Carlson Bier is helping clients secure maximum compensation they rightly deserve for all pain suffered physically and emotionally during such trying times. It’s paramount important for us that the responsible parties are held accountable; every injured individual gets the opportunity towards the fullest recoverable extent under Illinois law.

We understand how overwhelming resolving a personal injury claim can feel so here are some key points to remember to see you through this challenging process:

• Consult an experienced legal counselor immediately

• Do not share substantial details of your accidents with anyone before soliciting legal advice

• Keep all relevant records like medical bills, reports etc. in case need arises for evidence submission

• Never accept a settlement without understanding its full extent and potential consequences

Remember that at Carlson Bier, we value client communication. We listen keenly and take time understanding each unique situation. This allows us to formulate the best possible action plan fitting your requirements while upholding our ethics policy which stipulates diligence on behalf of our clients.

Now is the moment where you have the power to make a real difference in your life’s future trajectory after suffering physical harm because of someone else’s negligence. You deserve compensation for those unforeseen hospital visits, lost wages and lifestyle changes ensuing from an accident. Let us help shoulder this burden by fighting tirelessly for what is rightfully yours within Illinois jurisdiction. Through this journey, Carlson Bier stands with you every step till resolution or verdict is reached in favor of justice.

In order to uncover specifics about how much your case could potentially be worth based on individual circumstances, we encourage everyone reading this page today who might be dealing with personal injury claims to not hesitate clicking on the button below. Your road towards compensation starts here with Carlson Bier; serving diligently as instrumental allies in securing crucial recovery-only achievable via thorough knowledge about personal injury law that comes with our team’s zealous passion trying making sure accident victims get their deserved restorative recourse under Illinois legislation.

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Based on 58 reviews
Mydjianie Savary
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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Bike Crashes

Specializing in legal representation for individuals injured in bicycle accidents due to negligent parties' recklessness or hazardous conditions.

Flame Damages

Extending skilled legal support for patients of severe burn injuries caused by mishaps or negligence.

Hospital Negligence

Delivering dedicated legal support for patients affected by healthcare malpractice, including misdiagnosis.

Merchandise Accountability

Dealing with cases involving problematic products, offering skilled legal support to customers affected by product malfunctions.

Elder Neglect

Supporting the rights of nursing home residents who have been subjected to mistreatment in care facilities environments, ensuring restitution.

Stumble & Tumble Injuries

Professional in handling slip and fall accident cases, providing legal representation to sufferers seeking redress for their losses.

Neonatal Wounds

Providing legal assistance for households affected by medical malpractice resulting in childbirth injuries.

Car Collisions

Collisions: Committed to helping clients of car accidents secure appropriate remuneration for damages and losses.

Motorbike Accidents

Committed to providing representation for bikers involved in motorcycle accidents, ensuring rightful claims for damages.

Big Rig Mishap

Ensuring professional legal representation for victims involved in trucking accidents, focusing on securing just settlement for injuries.

Construction Collisions

Engaged in advocating for staff or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to recklessness or misconduct.

Brain Harms

Expert in extending expert legal support for clients suffering from head injuries due to negligence.

Dog Attack Harms

Skilled in tackling cases for people who have suffered wounds from K9 assaults or animal attacks.

Cross-walker Crashes

Focused on legal services for cross-walkers involved in accidents, providing expert advice for recovering recovery.

Wrongful Passing

Advocating for families affected by a wrongful death, offering sensitive and expert legal assistance to ensure redress.

Spinal Cord Trauma

Specializing in advocating for victims with vertebral damage, offering dedicated legal services to secure settlement.

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