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Springfield Personal Injury Lawyer

As the largest city in central Illinois, with a population of 117,000, Springfield is best known for being the home of our 16th President Abraham Lincoln and the place where President Barack Obama spent his early career in politics.

Conveniently located on Interstate Highways 55 and 72, Springfield is close to St. Louis to the south; Chicago to the north, and Indianapolis. Additionally, to interstate access, five class I railroads run through the city and Sangamon County, providing direct shipment to major markets throughout the United States. All of this commotion provides ample opportunity for injuries and accidents. Therefore, all residents of the area must be knowledgeable about the experienced Springfield personal injury lawyer opportunities available to them.

TorHoerman Law is a Springfield personal injury law firm located south of Springfield. Our firm represents individuals who have been injured at no fault of their own across Southern and Central Illinois. We have a team of dedicated lawyers and staff available at your disposal.

Suffered an injury in Springfield, IL? Contact a Springfield personal injury lawyer to talk about your legal options for free.

 

Emergency Services in Springfield, IL

In case of an emergency, you should immediately contact the appropriate department.

The following is a list of emergency care providers within the area.

  • Emergency (Police, Fire, Medical, Rescue) – 911
  • Springfield Fire Department – 217-788-8474
  • Springfield Police Department – 217-788-8311
  • HSHS St. John’s Hospital – 217 -544-6464
    • 800 E Carpenter St, Springfield, IL 62769
  • Memorial Medical Center – 217-788-3000
    • 701 N 1st St, Springfield, IL 62781

 

Benefits of Hiring a Springfield Personal Injury Lawyer

The bustling transportation and traffic throughout the city increase the risk of accidents and injuries. Therefore, it is paramount for residents to familiarize themselves with professional Springfield personal injury lawyers. In a perfect world, nobody would have to worry about sustaining injuries. However, injuries are impossible to avoid completely.

If you have suffered any injuries or damages due to no fault of your own, you may be eligible for financial compensation through a personal injury lawsuit. At TorHoerman Law, our team of Springfield personal injury lawyers will be at your side to guide you along through every step of the extensive legal process. Our firm specializes in personal injury litigation throughout the Springfield area.

To date, TorHoerman Law has won more than $4 billion in verdicts and negotiated settlements for our clients.

It is imperative that you get in touch with a legal representative before the statute of limitations of your lawsuit expires. So, contact a Springfield personal injury lawyer and get started on your path to financial recovery today.

 

Filing a Springfield Personal Injury Lawsuit

The civil lawsuit process can be overwhelming for someone without a solid grasp of the legal system, even more so, for people who are coping with injuries or losses.

Your Springfield personal injury lawyer will be tasked with proving liability. This is the first step in solidifying your claim. Sequentially, you will need to be able to provide proof that you made a concerted effort to treat any injuries that you suffered. Proving liability is one of the most crucial steps you make take to ensure you receive maximum compensation. Accepting any form of fault or liability for your damages will negate a certain amount of compensation that could have been awarded to you.

Next, the plaintiff will need tangible evidence that they can show the court to back up their claim. A majority of Springfield personal injury lawsuits are settled outside of the courthouse. Therefore, you may not even have to attend a trial at all. However, some claims must be settled through courtroom negotiation. Lawsuits settled outside of court are typically resolved much faster than those that are settled through the duration of a trial.

Before you begin the process of filing a Springfield personal injury lawsuit, you can greatly increase your chances of a positive outcome by mitigating your damages – this includes seeking proper medical treatment for your injuries, following your doctor’s order, and doing everything in your power to minimize the costs associated with your injuries.

You can also help by beginning to gather evidence for your attorney. This may include things such as photos of the accident, witness statements, personal accounts, medical records and bills, and additional bills and costs associated with the injury. Unable to do so? That is okay, your attorney can help you put together this evidence.

 

TorHoerman Law – Your Springfield Personal Injury Law Firm

Our Springfield personal injury law firm fights for justice. At TorHoerman Law, we work on a contingency fee basis. Thus, we do not receive any payment from our clients until they are appropriately compensated for their injuries.

If you or a loved one have suffered an injury or loss due to someone else’s negligence, you may qualify for a personal injury lawsuit or wrongful death lawsuit.

Contact an expert Springfield personal injury lawyer at TorHoerman Law Firm today at (312) 313-2273 to discuss your legal options. Furthermore, we encourage all potential clients to utilize the chatbot below for free, no-obligation case consultation with an experienced legal professional.

 

 

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More than $4 Billion Awarded in verdicts & negotiated settlements

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TorHoerman Law is an awesome firm to represent anyone that has been involved in a case that someone has stated that it's too difficult to win. The entire firm makes you feel like you’re part of the family, Tor, Eric, Jake, Kristie, Chad, Tyler, Kathy and Steven are the best at what they do.

When I wanted to join the Xarelto class action lawsuit, I chose TorrHoerman Law from a search of a dozen or so law firm websites. I was impressed with the clarity of the information they presented. I gave them a call, and was again impressed, this time with the quality of our interactions.

When I wanted to join the Xarelto class action lawsuit, I chose TorrHoerman Law from a search of a dozen or so law firm websites. I was impressed with the clarity of the information they presented. I gave them a call, and was again impressed, this time with the quality of our interactions.

Springfield, IL
(618) 223-5657
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