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About Carlson Bier Associates

In the wake of unexpected personal injury incidents, swift legal recourse is crucial. Hailing from the esteemed Carlson Bier law firm in Illinois, our expert team of Personal Injury attorneys are committed to advocating for your rights. While we faithfully serve numerous clients across various locations, we understand every city has its distinct regulations and dynamics – North Chicago is no exception. Our adept handling of diverse case scenarios empowers us with a professional edge when serving residents hailing from North Chicago area and vicinity. Leveraging on comprehensive expertise gained over years of service dedication, our attorneys blend compassion with determination in championing client’s cases; ensuring efficient proceedings guided by strategic formulation of claims designed to yield maximum compensation for injuries sustained. Why select Carlson Bier as your reliable choice: We consistently strive to offer impeccable representation surrounding all facets encompassed within personal injury law – placing paramount importance on securing justice for you while alleviating associated distress effectively.

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Personal Injury Lawyers in North Chicago Illinois

Welcome to Carlson Bier, an esteemed law firm focused on personal injury cases based in the heart of Illinois. Our dedicated team of attorneys is committed to providing assertive legal representation for those who have suffered harm due to the negligence of others. We understand that dealing with an injury can be a deeply distressful time filled with many disruptive elements such as medical treatments, and financial uncertainty; hence our primary purpose is to guide you through this challenging period and fight aggressively for your rights.

Personal injuries vary in their severity and nature, often resulting from road accidents, workplace hazards, defective products or medical malpractice. From minor injuries like whiplash or fractures that take a toll on your daily life up to serious injuries such as brain trauma or spinal cord damage that can significantly affect one’s future – we have experience handling them all. The obligation lies upon entities responsible for these mishaps to compensate the victims adequately.

• Prompt Investigation: In personal injury cases, swift action dominates. Substantiating your claim requires collecting vital evidence at the earliest which may fade away over time.

• Understanding your Rights: Many clients remain unaware of their entitlements because insurance companies primarily aim at minimal pay-outs.

• Obtain Just Compensation: This includes compensation not only for direct expenses like medical bills but also potential long-term implications such as lost wages or psychological traumas.

Having handled myriad claims over years, we know how stressful sorting out paperwork amidst suffering can be; leave it upon us! As experts in personal injury law within Illinois jurisdiction, Carlson Bier believes in assisting you comprehensively by:

• Providing free consultation to evaluate merit and potential worth of your case.

• Drafting effective demand letters outlining accident events and damage extent.

• Negotiating with insurance adjusters taking all possible damages into account while making sure they offer fair settlement

• Litigating fiercely if settlements fall short

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Educated decisions often prove the most beneficial but they require understanding complex legislation; navigating which can be challenging without expert guidance. That’s where we smoothly step in – let our team lead by expertise turn complexity to simplicity while ensuring maximum potential compensation. Remember, no recovery means no fee at our end!

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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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Bicycle Mishaps

Focused on legal support for clients injured in bicycle accidents due to responsible parties' recklessness or unsafe conditions.

Thermal Wounds

Supplying specialist legal services for individuals of serious burn injuries caused by occurrences or indifference.

Physician Misconduct

Extending professional legal advice for individuals affected by hospital malpractice, including surgical errors.

Items Fault

Dealing with cases involving defective products, offering specialist legal help to victims affected by product malfunctions.

Senior Misconduct

Representing the rights of the elderly who have been subjected to abuse in aged care environments, ensuring compensation.

Trip and Tumble Accidents

Skilled in dealing with stumble accident cases, providing legal advice to clients seeking restitution for their harm.

Infant Traumas

Supplying legal assistance for relatives affected by medical negligence resulting in birth injuries.

Auto Mishaps

Accidents: Devoted to guiding individuals of car accidents receive equitable payout for harms and destruction.

Motorbike Crashes

Specializing in providing legal services for individuals involved in motorbike accidents, ensuring rightful claims for traumas.

Trucking Accident

Ensuring experienced legal representation for drivers involved in trucking accidents, focusing on securing just compensation for injuries.

Worksite Mishaps

Dedicated to supporting workmen or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to oversights or recklessness.

Head Impairments

Focused on offering specialized legal advice for clients suffering from brain injuries due to incidents.

Canine Attack Harms

Proficient in dealing with cases for people who have suffered wounds from canine attacks or wildlife encounters.

Pedestrian Collisions

Dedicated to legal support for joggers involved in accidents, providing comprehensive support for recovering restitution.

Unjust Loss

Working for families affected by a wrongful death, delivering understanding and skilled legal services to ensure restitution.

Spinal Cord Harm

Committed to supporting persons with spinal cord injuries, offering professional legal assistance to secure settlement.

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