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About Carlson Bier Associates

When Personal Injury situations occur in Poplar Grove, many people trust Carlson Bier. For years, our firm has delivered exemplary legal services with a dominance on Personal Injury cases—making us an optimal choice for spirited representation that is both sensitive and successful. Our team of skilled attorneys works relentlessly to get constructive results for all clients while offering the personalized attention each case requires. We are known not just for our aggressive approach towards securing significant monetary compensation but also ensuring the liability parties take accountability for their actions. Whether you have been affected by an accident or experienced negligence in some form causing trauma and losses, trust your consequential legal battle with us at Carlson Bier – your dedicated advocate against injustice under Illinois Personal Injury Law. With respect to your rights under personal injury statutes, we look forward to championing your case’s cause empathically yet powerfully making a profound difference through unparalleled service delivery from Carlson Bier experts.

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Personal Injury Lawyers in Poplar Grove Illinois

Personal Injury cases can often be confusing or daunting, but at Carlson Bier, our experienced personal injury attorneys are ready to guide you through every step of the process. We pride ourselves on providing comprehensive legal counsel and support in a straightforward way that anyone can understand.

At the center of any Personal Injury claim is the issue of negligence. Understanding this concept is crucial as it forms the foundation for your case. Simply put, negligence occurs when one party fails to exercise reasonable care that causes harm to others. Think about a driver who’s texting while driving: their distraction indicates negligence and, if an accident occurs because of this behavior, they’d more than likely be held liable.

However, identifying and proving negligence is where expertise comes into play – it requires gathering evidence and constructing a strong argument. That’s why you need skilled legal representation like ours to ensure your rights are protected.

A personal injury case doesn’t always mean going up against a traffic offender either – claims can arise from instances as varied as workplace accidents to dog bites or slip-and-fall accidents:

• Wrongful Death: Losing someone due to another’s willful or negligent act is tragic beyond words.

• Slip and Fall: A property owner may be responsible if failure to maintain safe conditions leads to injuries.

• Medical Malpractice: Have you been harmed by careless mistakes made by health care professionals?

• Dog Bite Injuries: The consequences of an unexpected attack could merit compensation.

Carlson Bier have expert lawyers equipped with the knowledge and experience needed across these various facets of Personal Injury law.

Moreover, we aim for maximum compensation for our clients so that they can focus on recovery rather than financial stressors. Compensation typically includes medical bills—current ones and those estimated for future treatment—as well as lost wages from time off work post-incident or even loss of earning capacity should you become disabled due to your injuries.

Pain and suffering make up part of the damages too. This refers to mental or physical distress for which you may seek damages in a personal injury case. It can be challenging to quantify, yet it’s a significant impact that shouldn’t be ignored.

Time also plays an essential role in Illinois Personal Injury cases because victims have only two years from when the accident occurred to file suit. It seems like a long period until you consider everything that needs to be done—treatment taken, rest and recovery time accounted for, gathering evidence, battling insurance companies.

With this much at stake—an injustice suffered due to someone else’s careless behavior – you cannot afford delay or mistakes during your litigation process. You need aggressive representation by attorneys who know their way around courtroom dynamics—legal professionals just like our team at Carlson Bier based here in Illinois.

As experienced lawyers specializing in Personal Injury law, we will heed your concerns with empathy; diligently collect all pertinent information and evidence; adeptly tackle negotiations with insurance providers—and fight fiercely for your rights should the conflict necessitate court action. We believe each client deserves unwavering attention and personalized legal strategies according to their unique situation.

Do not carry this burden alone. Allow us at Carlson Bier to navigate these tough terrains on your behalf while you focus solely on recuperating fully. Click on the button below right now and let’s work together towards getting justice served swiftly! And remember: knowing the worth of your individual case is as easy as reaching out—it could significantly alter how you approach post-accident life! Let us help you take control today. Click below to find out how much YOUR case is worth.

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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 Accidents

Expert in legal advocacy for victims injured in bicycle accidents due to others' lack of care or perilous conditions.

Thermal Traumas

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

Hospital Malpractice

Delivering dedicated legal assistance for persons affected by physician malpractice, including negligent care.

Goods Obligation

Handling cases involving problematic products, supplying specialist legal services to clients affected by product malfunctions.

Nursing Home Mistreatment

Representing the rights of nursing home residents who have been subjected to neglect in senior centers environments, ensuring restitution.

Trip & Tumble Incidents

Adept in managing tumble accident cases, providing legal representation to persons seeking justice for their damages.

Birth Harms

Offering legal guidance for households affected by medical carelessness resulting in newborn injuries.

Auto Mishaps

Incidents: Committed to aiding clients of car accidents secure fair compensation for hurts and damages.

Motorcycle Collisions

Dedicated to providing legal support for individuals involved in motorcycle accidents, ensuring adequate recompense for damages.

Truck Mishap

Offering specialist legal advice for individuals involved in big rig accidents, focusing on securing just settlement for harms.

Building Incidents

Engaged in advocating for laborers or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to negligence or irresponsibility.

Brain Traumas

Specializing in ensuring compassionate legal advice for persons suffering from brain injuries due to negligence.

Dog Attack Damages

Specialized in tackling cases for persons who have suffered traumas from dog attacks or animal assaults.

Foot-traveler Collisions

Focused on legal advocacy for pedestrians involved in accidents, providing professional services for recovering claims.

Unjust Loss

Standing up for bereaved affected by a wrongful death, supplying empathetic and skilled legal assistance to ensure restitution.

Spinal Cord Harm

Committed to supporting individuals with vertebral damage, offering professional legal representation to secure recovery.

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