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About Carlson Bier Associates

Carlson Bier is a leading name in personal injury law, providing effective representation backed with years of expertise. Primarily focused on aiding victims who have sustained injuries due to the negligence or recklessness of others, our legal team provides top-tier guidance and aggressive support towards your rightful compensation. Our attorneys are recognized throughout Illinois for their dedication and commitment towards every case that comes through our door.

At Carlson Bier, we recognize every personal injury amounts to an individual story stained by pain and suffering – it’s much more than just a case file. We work tirelessly to ensure that each client receives personalized attention, compassionate handling, and uncompromising advocacy against those liable for their pain.

When you choose Carlson Bier as your legal partner in Kenilworth community’s courts with its powerful local knowledge-base for battle-tested strategies Personal Injury Legal processes-, you also gain a dedicated ally committed to safeguarding your rights toward recovery; striving relentlessly until justice rings true.

Remember: In times when unexpected accidents result in consequential damages – physical or emotional – readiness today means safety tomorrow! With extensive resources at our disposal coupled with unparalleled skill sets across complex litigations; we serve as beacons of hope within now-familiar adversities of Monadnock region clients. Rest assured—there’s no stronger shield nor keener sword than these devoted defenders—your armies under gavel!

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Personal Injury Lawyers in Kenilworth Illinois

Welcome to Carlson Bier, a premier personal injury law firm based in Illinois. We’re honored to serve victims who are dealing with the aftermath of critical accidents and injuries that have disrupted their lives. Our specialized team of attorneys not only helps you navigate through the legal system but also works diligently to ensure you attain rightful compensation for your physical, emotional and financial distress.

Personal Injury encompasses a vast field of tort law cases where an individual’s harm or loss results from another party’s negligence or intentional act. This sector includes car accidents, slips & falls, medical malpractice, workplace incidents, product liability, and more. It is essential to understand the nuances attached to such cases:

• Quick claim settlements aren’t always beneficial: Don’t rush into absorbing initial offers from insurance companies; they might be significantly less than what your injury case deserves.

• Establishing fault matters: Collect ample evidence like photos, witness accounts etc., demonstrating how others’ negligence led to the mishap.

• Limitation period: Personal injury claims commonly offer a two-year statute of limitations from the accident date.

At Carlson Bier, our personal injury attorneys meticulously examine all contributing factors in your incident and devise strong strategies for optimal resolution. They’ll address every trick insurers may utilize to minimize your claim value or deny it outright—all while ensuring minimal strain on you during this anxious period.

Successful recovery in any personal injury matter necessitates comprehensive understanding about damages divided into two categories—Compensatory and Punitive:

1) Compensatory Damages intend to help make up for losses incurred due to an accident. These include medical expenses – past & future treatment cost; lost earnings – potential income compromised due to injury; pain & anguish – mental trauma endured post-incident; property damage inflicted by the crash etc.

2) Contrastingly, Punitive Damages aspire to penalize extravagant misconducts surpassing mere negligence. Cases involving drunk driving or other grossly negligent behavior often fall into this category, helping deter similar future undertakings.

Over time, we’ve cultivated an expansive network of industry professionals bolstering our process—medical practitioners, forensic experts, economic analysts and more—estimating accurate compensation demands.

Our lawyers understand that every case comes with unique implications. We take prompt action to identify all negligence sources and potential liability aspects attached to your claim. With their seasoned expertise in personal injury law for Illinois residents, they guide streamlined legal procedures matching the best possible outcome’s objectives.

We uphold a ‘No win-No fee’ commitment—a system devised to uplift aggrieved victims who may feel daunted or overwhelmed by complex legal machinations hindered further by financial impositions—with empathy at the core of our ethos. If you entrust us with your case and we fail to secure rightful compensation on your behalf, you owe us nothing! That’s how confident Carlson Bier is about its specialized cadre doing whatever it takes to bring justice closer home!

Transparency complements every step we undertake at Carlson Bier. It might be tough finding yourself involved in a personal injury situation; navigating intricate legal details only adds undue stress during recovery endeavors when you least need them. Our attorneys apprise you about each stage of progress—all comprehensible through simple explanations shedding away obscure terms generally synonymous with legalese.

Personal injuries have substantial direct and indirect tolls on lives—far-reaching health concerns, compromised income avenues, daily living struggles bumped up drastically with medical burdens accompanying pains & trauma. At such paths crossroads, individuals necessitate reputable advocates valiantly representing their cause—with the prowess exhibited by Carlson Bier well-known within Illinois circles over several decades.

If you believe someone else’s neglect has led to grave distress impacting everyday survival or even interfering severely with life dreams now abruptly put on halt? Don’t just accept what fate threw upon you; claim what’s legally yours! Discerning how much your case holds has never been simpler. Our lawyers are ready to evaluate your personal injury claim’s worth based on our cumulative experience dealing with similar cases over years—consistently delivering advanced legal representation for Illinois inhabitants.

Take the first step towards acquiring rightful dues owed to you through Carlson Bier attorneys’ professional insights by clicking on the button below. Discover what you stand to benefit from a potent legal consortium poised determinedly against an unjust system that favors guilty parties more often than it should. Initiate this journey, and let us illuminate its course—one dedicatedly pursued prioritizing your well-being above all! Don’t wait another minute; find out what your case is worth today!

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Mydjianie Savary
mydjianie savary
2023-12-12
I went to a car accident with my husband and they’re was very helpful. I love them so much.
Judy Canchola
Judy Canchola
2023-12-06
This law office was helpful, consistent and professional. I highly recommend!
Francisca Rojas
Francisca Rojas
2023-11-29
So happy to work with this attorney, they resolve my case very fast!
April Bartlett
April Bartlett
2023-11-09
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
2023-10-30
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
2023-10-25
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
2023-10-16
I really love you guys Yall the Best 🥰
Kevin Calloway
Kevin Calloway
2023-10-16
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 Mishaps

Specializing in legal assistance for individuals injured in bicycle accidents due to responsible parties' negligence or risky conditions.

Scald Damages

Giving professional legal support for individuals of severe burn injuries caused by events or carelessness.

Medical Negligence

Providing specialist legal services for clients affected by physician malpractice, including misdiagnosis.

Commodities Fault

Handling cases involving defective products, extending expert legal support to individuals affected by defective items.

Geriatric Mistreatment

Defending the rights of the elderly who have been subjected to mistreatment in care facilities environments, ensuring compensation.

Tumble and Tumble Occurrences

Adept in addressing slip and fall accident cases, providing legal services to sufferers seeking justice for their suffering.

Infant Damages

Extending legal assistance for households affected by medical negligence resulting in infant injuries.

Car Collisions

Mishaps: Committed to supporting victims of car accidents obtain just compensation for harms and impairment.

Scooter Crashes

Focused on providing legal services for victims involved in motorbike accidents, ensuring fair compensation for injuries.

Truck Accident

Offering professional legal services for drivers involved in semi accidents, focusing on securing just claims for harms.

Worksite Collisions

Focused on defending workmen or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to recklessness or negligence.

Neurological Harms

Expert in ensuring professional legal support for individuals suffering from neurological injuries due to negligence.

Canine Attack Damages

Skilled in addressing cases for people who have suffered wounds from canine attacks or animal attacks.

Pedestrian Accidents

Dedicated to legal services for joggers involved in accidents, providing professional services for recovering damages.

Unwarranted Loss

Working for bereaved affected by a wrongful death, providing compassionate and expert legal guidance to ensure redress.

Spine Impairment

Committed to supporting patients with paralysis, offering professional legal assistance to secure justice.

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