How are Wrongful Death Settlements Paid Out?

If you lose somebody that you love due to the actions of another individual, business, or entity in Illinois, you may be able to recover compensation through a wrongful death settlement or jury verdict. In the aftermath of a successful wrongful death claim, it is important for family members and the personal representative of the…

How Much is a Wrongful Death Lawsuit Worth?

If a person loses their life as a result of the negligent or careless actions of another individual, business, or entity in Illinois, family members and the estate of the deceased should be able to recover compensation for their losses. However, there are various factors that go into how much a wrongful death claim in…

How do I Choose a Wrongful Death Lawyer?

If you have lost somebody that you care about as a result of the negligent or intentional actions of someone else in Illinois, you may be able to recover compensation through a wrongful death lawsuit. Here, we want to define wrongful death claims in Illinois and look at how you can go about choosing the…

Can You Sue Your Doctor for a Misdiagnosis? Who Is Liable for a Wrong Diagnosis?

We rely on medical professionals to ensure we are healthy. Whether we need to seek emergency medical treatment or undergo routine medical care, the last thing that anyone expects is that they will be harmed due to a misdiagnosis. However, at Horwitz Horwitz & Associates, our Chicago injury attorneys understand that a misdiagnosis can significantly…

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Illinois?

Each state has specific policies and procedures related to wrongful death claims, and it is important to understand how your state defines wrongful death, as well as how to go about filing a claim if you believe a family member or loved one’s death was due to the wrongful conduct or actions of another person…