Call Now Open 24/17

1

Get started today

Schedule Your Free Consultation Today!

Fill out the form and someone from our team will contact you. 

    Call Now Open 24/7

    Free Consultation

    DuPage County Car Accident Lawyer

    OVER $1 BILLION IN RECOVERIES FOR OUR CLIENTS

    According to the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America, it is estimated that over the course of their driving career, the average person will be involved in about three to four accidents. For most people, these accidents may be relatively minor, although they might necessitate steep repair costs.

    For others, these accidents could be very serious and may require extensive medical care and vehicle repairs or replacements. If you suffer such damages due to someone else’s negligence, an accomplished DuPage County car accident lawyer may be able to help you recover appropriate compensation. Should you choose to retain one, your dedicated personal injury attorney could also help determine who is liable, what damages might be eligible for compensation, and what a fair settlement might be in your case.

    Compensation for Damages

    Most plaintiffs may file a lawsuit after a car accident for two main purposes: to seek some measure of justice, and to receive payment for the damages they have suffered. Whether the complaint is satisfied through settlement negotiations or goes all the way to court, plaintiffs of a car accident may be able to seek the following types of compensation from a defendant:

    • Pain and suffering
    • Mental anguish
    • Lost wages
    • Loss of companionship
    • Past and future medical expenses
    • Loss or decrease in future earning abilities
    • Legal expenses
    • Travel expenses

    When a settlement is reached, or if a court returns a verdict in favor of the plaintiff, their compensation could be given in a one lump sum, or a monthly or yearly allowance. Plaintiffs could discuss all these possibilities with their DuPage County lawyer in order to decide how best to approach their car accident case.

    When Multiple Parties are Liable

    In many car accident cases, more than one party, including the plaintiff in some cases, could be held liable for the accident.

    As per 735 ILCS 5/2-1116, Illinois is a comparative fault state. Comparative fault directs the jury to assign a percentage of fault to each party, which is then used to determine what they owe the plaintiff. If the plaintiff is found liable to any degree, their percentage of fault could be deducted from the award they would have received—unless they are found 51 percent or more liable, in which case they would receive nothing at all.

    Comparative fault is also a concept used in determining what a fair settlement is for the plaintiff. plaintiffs who were in injured in a car accident and are curious as to how comparative fault might impact their case could contact an experienced car accident lawyer in DuPage County.

    Contacting a DuPage County Car Accident Attorney

    If you were recently involved in a car accident, you may be feeling quite overwhelmed or even helpless. Your medical bills may be piling up and your boss might be wondering when you will return to work. You may even find it difficult to keep up with everyday life due to the pain you are in.

    A seasoned DuPage County car accident lawyer who understands how stressful your life is right now could work with you to further your best interests. They could send the parties who caused your accident a comprehensive settlement demand. If the involved parties cannot agree on the settlement, your attorney may be more than happy—and more than ready—to take your case to trial.

    When you hire an attorney, make sure you get one who will go to work with your best interests in mind. Call today to schedule a consultation and learn more about the services available to you.

    workers compensation attorneys in dc

    ​Put the power of Larry Disparti and the lawyers at the Disparti Law Group to work for you and join the thousands who say… Larry Wins!

    Featured on

    PRACTICE AREAS

    Car Accident

    Truck Accident

    Motorcycle Accident

    Bicycle accident

    Catastrophic Accident

    Dog bite injury

    Medical Malpractice

    Nursing Home Abuse

    Slip and fall

    Product Liability

    Traumatic Brain Injury

    Uber Accident

    FREE CASE EVALUATION

    Fill out the form below or  call us 24/7 at 312-600-6000

      RECENT POSTS

      Client Review
      "Appreciate all your support, professionalism. Anytime you call your staff is great knowledge take the time listen and always keeps you informed. Thank you to Beth Hitel from all she did and settling the mediation in my favor.. highly reccommend the Disparti group."
      Timothy Ashcraft
      Client Review
      "The services provided were very professional. Adam Shapiro , my attorney, was knowledgeable, honest and extremely helpful. He worked with the other parties to make sure my settlement was the largest payout available. Nicole D .answered my questions for months with quick, knowledgeable answers."
      Joseph Gambina
      Client Review

      Why Hire Us?

      Here's What Our Clients Say

       

      "I love the service they provided. They took time to explain the procedure for my case, then they asked if there was anything else they could do. I appreciate the service and wouldn't trade it for the 🌍. Love my Lawyers. If you want to win try Disparti Law Group."

      - Gwen

       

      "I feel you guys did a great job in handling my case."

      - V. Gentry

       

      "Was a great fit for me and would definitely recommend to family and friends."

      - Christine

       

      "It has been a wonderful experience working with Disparti Law Group. They are highly recommended."

      - John

       

      "Very professional staff, great experience."

      - Lisa

       

      "I have NEVER, and I mean, EVER, had such a great experience dealing with lawyers.... I don't ever want to be in an accident again, but if I am, I'm calling Disparti Law. Fantastic service."

      - Dani

      Best Personal Injury Lawyer in Chicago

      SuperLawyers2010
      SuperLawyers2011
      SuperLawyers2012
      SuperLawyers2014

      CONTACT LARRY

      FREE CASE EVALUATION

      YOU WON'T PAY A PENNY UNTIL LARRY WINS

        TAMPA

        1041 U.S. Highway 19
        Holiday, FL 34691
        727-600-6000

        CHICAGO

        121 W Wacker Drive, Suite 2300
        Chicago, IL 60601
        312-600-6000

        Read more: