Reasons Why Your Personal Injury Lawyer May Not Help
Why Your Personal Injury Attorney May Not Help With Your Case If you suffer injuries from an accident, you should hire a personal injury lawyer to fight for your compensation. However, not every personal injury attorney will take your case. Some attorneys may decide to turn your claim down. Below are some of the reasons […]
Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring an Accident Attorney
What to Avoid Hiring an Illinois Accident Attorney After an accident, you’ll come across many attorneys advertising for their services. Unfortunately, not all attorneys are positioned to fight for your rights. Willens & Baez have discussed the mistakes you should avoid to ensure you have the right professional by your side. See more here. Hiring […]
Matthew Willens Interviewed by Sonia D. Coleman
Interview Transcript: Coleman: Welcome to the podcast for the law office of Sonia D. Coleman, PC. I’m your host, Sonia Coleman, and I’m so happy that you’re joining us today. The office of Sonia D. Coleman is a Professional Corporation where we advise and counsel clients on wills, trusts,powers of attorneys, represent clients in […]
Can A Spouse Get Compensation For Their Partner’s Injury?
The injury of a spouse can mean so much more than medical bills. When it is a severe or disabling injury, it can also mean losing certain marital benefits besides money, such as home-cooked meals and loving companionship. These losses can be considered under the law as the “loss of consortium,” and you (the non-injured […]
Can You Get Punitive Damages For Your Injury?
In a personal injury case, you may be entitled to what are called compensatory damages, money intended to compensate you for your losses. But there is another type of award called punitive damages, meant to punish the party at fault and to deter similar conduct in the future. It is possible for you to receive […]
How Are Damages Assessed In A Personal Injury Case?
If you have been injured in an accident, you may be wondering how much monetary compensation you are entitled to. Calculating the damages in an injury claim involves many factors that are particular to each case, so it is best for you to sit down with your attorney to specifically evaluate how much your case […]
Can a Minor File a Personal Injury Lawsuit?
When a minor is injured in an accident due to another person’s negligent actions, parents have a number of legal questions. When a child gets injured due to the negligence of someone else, parents may feel confused and helpless. They may be faced with huge medical expenses, and may wonder if the child can file […]
Has Your Child Been Diagnosed with a Brain Injury?
For parents whose child has been diagnosed with a brain injury, providing the very best can become particularly challenging. As parents, each one of us works hard to provide for our children and to give them the best for their well-being and security. For parents whose child has been diagnosed with a brain injury, this can become particularly challenging. […]
How Air Bags Save Lives
There are a number of distracted, drunk, drugged, and aggressive drivers on the road, putting you at serious risk of injury. Over the past few years, car accident fatality rates have been decreasing. In the U.S., frontal airbags have been made a mandatory requirement in cars since 1999. Although side airbags are not mandated by […]
Whiplash Injury Compensation
If you have a whiplash injury from a car accident due to another’s negligence, contact Willens & Baez for your FREE consultation. Whiplash is a common car accident injury. Getting fair compensation for this injury depends on the duration and nature of the injury, and the good medical records of the victim. With a whiplash […]