Have you or someone you love suffered serious injuries due to medical malpractice by an Urbana physician or hospital?
Our Illinois medical malpractice attorneys have helped victims throughout the state of Illinois seek compensation for their injuries. Many of our new clients have questions about the legal process and how we represent clients. If, after reading this information you think you may have a medical malpractice claim, please call us at 877-374-1417 or email us today for a free consultation with one of our lawyers.
What is a medical malpractice lawsuit?
An Illinois medical malpractice lawsuit allows patients who have suffered catastrophic personal injuries as a result of medical negligence to recover fair compensation while holding all wrongdoers accountable for their negligent actions. Medical malpractice lawsuits help victims recover both economic and non-economic damages for their injuries, or for the loss of a loved one.
What is the statute of limitations for medical malpractice cases in Illinois?
The statute of limitations is the deadline for when a medical malpractice lawsuit can be filed. Typically, it is two years from the date of the malpractice, but the statute varies. An experienced Illinois medical malpractice lawyer from our office can determine the statute of limitations for your case. If you suspect that a medical mistake caused your injury or the death of a loved one, you should contact us immediately. Medical malpractice cases require lengthy investigations, so it is better to contact us right away so we can begin to work on your case.
What will a medical malpractice lawsuit cost me?
All consultations are free and we work on a contingent fee basis. This means to you do not have to pay us attorney fees unless or until we win compensation in your case. This arrangement gives all catastrophically injured victims access to the courts.
Since 1992, our Illinois medical malpractice lawyers have represented clients in cases throughout Illinois, including a many from Champaign County. Cases against physicians and hospitals often involve complicated medical and legal issues. Our experience has given us the medical knowledge and trial experience needed to successfully represent clients in all types of complex malpractice lawsuits. Our firm has recovered more than $400 million in verdicts and settlements for injured individuals and families, and has been nationally recognized by our peers and opponents for our outstanding work on behalf of clients.
If you have been seriously injured or lost a loved one as a result of medical malpractice, we encourage you to call us to speak with one of our experienced medical malpractice lawyers about your rights and your legal options. Call us toll-free at 877-374-1417 or email us for a free and confidential case evaluation consultation.
About Urbana, Illinois
Urbana is located in Champaign County and is home to over 41,000 people. The city was chartered in 1855 and in 1867 the city became home to the University of Illinois. Urbana is home to many hospitals and health care centers, including the Carle Foundation Hospital, Provena Covenant Medical Center, and the McKinley Health Center.