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About Carlson Bier Associates

When it comes to legal representation in personal injury cases, Carlson Bier stands out as an advocate for justice in Walnut. With an extensive record of handling diverse cases efficiently and effectively, our expertise caters perfectly to your specific needs. We understand that the aftermath of a personal injury can be daunting, with mounting medical bills and potential loss of income adding stress to physical suffering. That’s why we at Carlson Bier dedicate ourselves not only to defend your rights but also relieve you from additional worry. Our team is comprised of seasoned attorneys using relentless pursuit combined with astute understanding of Illinois law to secure the maximum compensation deserved by our clients. Alongside courtroom prowess, we have won admiration for offering personalized service backed by compassionate support throughout the litigation process until its victorious conclusion – because we value not just your claim but you yourself as a person too! Choose Carlson Bier – where we fight uncompromisingly on behalf of those harmed due to others’ negligence or recklessness.

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Personal Injury Lawyers in Walnut Illinois

Welcome to Carlson Bier, where we prioritize your legal rights and strive to guide you through the complexities of personal injury law. Understandably, navigating the intricate path of personal injury can be daunting. We take honor in making your journey relatively simpler by enlightening you with essential details about Personal Injury.

Carlson Bier is an established law firm based in Illinois specializing in Personal Injury cases. Whether you’ve sustained injuries from a car accident, workplace incident or a medical negligence scenario, our proficient team is committed to providing you with unparalleled legal representation, prioritizing your needs and objectives.

Personal Injury laws can significantly vary; hence it’s critical to maintain current knowledge on its nuances for maintaining effective advocacy. • A personal injury case arises when a person suffers harm because of someone else’s reckless or negligent actions leading to physical or psychological injury.

• Time is of the essence in filing these lawsuits known as Statute of Limitations. In Illinois, the window for filing most personal injury suits expires after two years from when the injury occurred.

• Compensation varies according to different factors such as severity of injuries and losses incurred – like lost wages due to time off work – encompassing both economic and non-economic dimensions.

• Settlements can occur out-of-court depending upon mutual agreement between parties involved.

With a reputation built on facts over fiction, we at Carlson Bier consider it our moral responsibility not just fight for our clients’ rights but also demystify legal jargon ensuring informed decisions.

At Carlson Bier, evidence-based practice combined with expertise paves way for impeccable defense strategy prioritizing client justice above all else. Knowing how broadly claims can diverge in terms of context and gravity interconnected with specific state laws require broad understanding bundled aptly with precision pinpointing towards favorable outcomes: whether that’s obtaining maximum compensation so that medical bills won’t cripple you financially or striving for deserved closure amid emotional healing process.

Expert negotiation skills utilized by skilled legal professionals at Carlson Bier aim to expedite the pre-settlement process. Our ability to forecast potential outcomes, build solid cases and utilize tactical negotiation skills ensures that your rights are staunchly protected.

Remember, you don’t have to bear the burden of someone else’s negligence alone. Partner with us at Carlson Bier and allow us to guide you through this thorny landscape reaching towards justice delivered in a timely fashion. Rest assured, we genuinely emphasize both your physical recovery and financial remuneration tailoring our efforts around your unique needs prioritizing satisfaction and peace of mind.

Finally, to provide a more personalized service tailored effectively around individuals’ circumstances – clicking on the button below will help clarify how much is claimable for your case based on detailed information provided by you regarding specifics involved. Transparency is of utmost importance hence being well-informed would foster confidence facilitating a proactive approach towards resolution. With Carlson Bier alongside every step of your journey, be empowered with reliable advice, infallible defense strategy striving tirelessly for optimal outcomes anchored profoundly in ethic based professionalism.

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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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Cycling Collisions

Specializing in legal services for clients injured in bicycle accidents due to others' negligence or risky conditions.

Fire Injuries

Extending professional legal support for victims of grave burn injuries caused by occurrences or negligence.

Medical Incompetence

Providing experienced legal support for clients affected by healthcare malpractice, including misdiagnosis.

Goods Liability

Handling cases involving problematic products, offering adept legal support to victims affected by defective items.

Nursing Home Malpractice

Defending the rights of seniors who have been subjected to mistreatment in nursing homes environments, ensuring fairness.

Stumble and Trip Injuries

Professional in handling stumble accident cases, providing legal services to sufferers seeking justice for their losses.

Childbirth Wounds

Providing legal help for households affected by medical negligence resulting in childbirth injuries.

Vehicle Mishaps

Incidents: Focused on assisting sufferers of car accidents receive fair payout for hurts and destruction.

Two-Wheeler Mishaps

Specializing in providing legal advice for victims involved in two-wheeler accidents, ensuring rightful claims for losses.

Semi Accident

Delivering professional legal services for individuals involved in truck accidents, focusing on securing just compensation for harms.

Construction Mishaps

Concentrated on assisting employees or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to recklessness or recklessness.

Cognitive Traumas

Specializing in extending specialized legal representation for victims suffering from head injuries due to accidents.

Dog Attack Injuries

Proficient in tackling cases for people who have suffered harms from canine attacks or animal assaults.

Cross-walker Accidents

Dedicated to legal advocacy for cross-walkers involved in accidents, providing comprehensive support for recovering restitution.

Unfair Fatality

Striving for grieving parties affected by a wrongful death, extending sensitive and adept legal assistance to ensure redress.

Neural Trauma

Specializing in supporting patients with vertebral damage, offering expert legal guidance to secure justice.

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