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Personal Injury Attorneys
Personal injury accidents fall into an area of law called tort law. Under legal principles of tort law, the party responsible for causing or contributing to the accident is liable for the damages, injuries, or deaths caused by the accident. The Chicago personal injury attorneys Sheldon Minkow and Andrew Domin are dedicated to protecting the legal rights of victims of personal injury matters, such as motor vehicle accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice, and wrongful death. With more than 45 years of experience, our attorneys pride themselves on their individual client attention and vast legal knowledge.
How We Handle Personal Injury Claims
What We Do
As experienced Chicago personal injury attorneys, Minkow Domin represent clients throughout the Chicago area, including the surrounding suburbs. Their considerable legal knowledge and experience extends to a wide variety of personal injury matters, such as auto accidents, medical malpractice, wrongful death, and slip and falls. If you have been injured on the job, our attorneys can assist you with your Illinois worker’s compensation claim as well.
The Chicago personal injury attorneys at Minkow Domin Trial Lawyers represent clients in a wide variety of personal injury lawsuits, including:
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Trucking Accidents
- Auto Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Bike Accidents
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Workplace Accidents
- Catastrophic Injuries
- Medical Malpractice
- Nursing Home Abuse
- Wrongful Death
- Slip and Fall Accidents/Premises Liability
Damages for Personal Injury Cases
Victims of personal injury incidents may be entitled to damages for compensatory damages and possibly punitive damages. Compensatory damages are monetary awards that attempt to reimburse a victim for medical expenses, lost wages, and property damages. Compensatory damages are also intended to cover intangible damages, such as disfigurement, disability, and loss of a normal life. Punitive damages, on the other hand, are meant to punish the negligent party for his or her wrongdoing, and deter future negligent or intentional wrongdoing.
The type and amount of damages that may be awarded in a personal injury case vary greatly, depending on the type of personal injury accident involved, the degree of negligence or responsibility, and the amount and type of injuries and damages suffered by the victim. As experienced Illinois personal injury lawyers, Minkow and Domin understand the complex nuances of the laws and legal theories involved with various personal injury cases. They can assess the amount and type of damages to which a victim may be entitled, and analyze the probability of success.
Sheldon Domin are skilled personal injury negotiators who are highly familiar with the language and techniques of insurance companies, granting them the experience necessary to negotiate favorable settlements on behalf of their clients.