Seasoned Premises Liability Lawyers

Whether your accidental injury took place on rickety stairs leading up to your apartment or in a parking garage with nonfunctioning security cameras, you may have a viable premises liability claim. You or your loved one may have tripped and fallen in a retail store, broken a bone on an icy surface or suffered an injury in a swimming pool accident. Our lawyers can evaluate your case and devise a strategy for pursuing the compensation you need.

Consult with an experienced plaintiff’s attorney at Foote, Mielke, Chavez & O’Neil, LLC. Discuss the circumstances of your injury and likely causes of the accident. Our innovative, sophisticated trial lawyers are prepared to examine your case meticulously. We have a well-earned reputation for handling complex cases. We are dogged pursuers of legal remedies for our injured clients.

The Consequences Of Premises Liability Injuries

The National Safety Council, a nonprofit organization with a history of more than 100 years, reports that, “In 2012, an estimated 89,000 unintentional injury-related deaths occurred in the home and community” in the U.S. Undoubtedly, a significant number of those deaths occurred in Illinois and specifically throughout Chicagoland.

Every year, people suffer fall injuries, burn injuries and other types of serious and catastrophic injuries in our state because of:

  • Premises defects
  • Bad lighting
  • Architectural defects
  • Construction defects
  • Inadequate security
  • Negligent maintenance and upkeep
  • Slip-and-falls on slippery surfaces

Dog Bite And Animal Attack Claims

In a dog bite injury claim, the liable party or parties may include a homeowner or property owner and/or the owner of the dog. Someone responsible for the care of children or security of guests may have neglected his or her duty. Our Chicagoland law firm can advise you on how to proceed as you seek compensation for:

  • Emergency care and follow-up medical treatment
  • Possible plastic surgery for scar mitigation, facial reconstruction or other therapeutic objectives
  • Psychological counseling or psychiatric care as needed to address post-traumatic stress and/or social maladjustment that may result from disfigurement

Contact Our Premises Liability Law Firm

From law offices in Geneva or Chicago, our personal injury attorneys serve the entire region. We welcome phone inquiries at 630-232-7450 and email requests for free consultations. We are open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Evening and weekend appointments may be available by special arrangement.

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Covid 19 Virus Update

Our office is currently closed to the public, but our attorneys remain hard at work. Please contact the office to see about the attorneys’ availability for in-person meetings, as this may change day-to-day. The situation is very fluid right now, but we are committed to giving you the best customer service and legal representation in these stressful times. If you are a prospective client, please contact the office by telephone or through our online portal, which can be accessed HERE, with any questions or to see what options we have available to accommodate new client meetings. If you are a current client, we encourage you to contact your attorney directly via email with any questions.

Our office is currently closed to the public, but our attorneys remain hard at work. Please contact the office to see about the attorneys’ availability for in-person meetings, as this may change day-to-day. The situation is very fluid right now, but we are committed to giving you the best customer service and legal representation in these stressful times. If you are a prospective client, please contact the office by telephone or through our online portal, which can be accessed HERE, with any questions or to see what options we have available to accommodate new client meetings. If you are a current client, we encourage you to contact your attorney directly via email with any questions.
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