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East St Louis Emergency Resources

Below are the city resources you’ll find useful for emergencies or governmental affairs.

Note: in the event of an emergency, it is best to dial 911.

  • East St Louis Police Department: 301 Riverpark Dr, East St Louis, IL 62201
  • East St Louis Fire Department: 1700 Central Ave, East St Louis, IL 62207
  • City of East St Louis Council (Town Hall): 301 Riverpark Dr, East St Louis, IL 62201
  • Windsor Health Center (East St Louis Hospital): 100 N 8th St #238, East St Louis, IL 62201
  • Comprehensive Behavioral Health Center of St. Clair County: 505 S 8th St, East St Louis, IL 62201

 

What Does An East St Louis Personal Injury Lawyer Do?

A personal injury attorney’s goal is, if possible, to win their client money to compensate for injuries they’ve suffered. They have many responsibilities packed into this goal.

When you first call a lawyer, they or their legal assistant will ask some questions about your situation. They’ll need to know when the injury occurred and what has happened since then. If they think you’re owed money for your losses, they may choose to take you on as a client and start the civil lawsuit process.

Your East St Louis personal injury lawyer will gather evidence, assess damages, and make a case demonstrating liability. A large portion of personal injury cases settle out of court, but more complicated cases that involve wrongful death or premises liability, for example, may make it to trial.

If your case goes to trial, your side will try to argue that you’ve been affected by your injuries in a negative way and that you should be financially compensated for it. The damages examined may be compensatory or punitive. In Illinois, the extent to which you are at fault for the accident will be subtracted from your compensation.

 

How to File an East St. Louis Personal Injury Lawsuit

There are things you can do as the plaintiff to help keep things on track.

First, contact a lawyer well within the statute of limitations. Next, keep track of all relevant evidence: medical bills, important dates, names, and photographs will be of use to the case. Third, mitigate damages. This will prevent the defendants from arguing that you’ve let your injuries worsen to receive more money. Finally, stay in close communication with your lawyer.

They are the experts who know what needs to happen in a personal injury case.

 

TorHoerman Law is Ready To Help You Receive Compensation

You may be eligible to receive money after being injured. The journey to compensation will require an experienced attorney, and TorHoerman Law has all the necessary skills to win a lawsuit. We specialize in personal injury lawsuits. Our law firm has won more than $4 billion in verdicts and negotiated settlements for our clients.

Call us at 1-888-508-6752 to schedule a free consultation. You may also use the chatbot below to receive a personal injury lawsuit case consultation that is free of charge.

 

 

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Wikipedia contributors. “East St. Louis, Illinois.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 17 Apr. 2020. Web. 4 May. 2020. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_St._Louis,_Illinois

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