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Skilled Belleville Personal Injury Lawyers Assists with Claims In Illinois

If you have been hurt in an accident caused by someone else, your injury affects you physically, financially and emotionally. At Bonifield & Rosenstengel, P.C., in St. Clair County, we provide zealous advocacy to recover the compensation you need to pay medical bills, cover repair costs and help you move on with your life. We will fight aggressively on your behalf against insurance companies, always pursuing an outcome that supports your personal goals and wishes.

For more than 35 years, we have fought for clients throughout southern and central Illinois, delivering results that
help our clients make strong recoveries. If you have been injured, we can help. Speak with a lawyer today and schedule a free initial consultation at 1-618-277-7740.

Ready To Take On A Wide Range Of Belleville Personal Injury Claims

Personal injury claims in Belleville arise when one person is injured due to the negligence of another person or company. Our personal injury lawyers have the experience necessary to effectively handle serious and catastrophic injury claims involving:

Questions We Often Hear At Bonifield & Rosenstengel, P.C.

At your free initial consultation and anytime afterward, we look forward to answering questions such as these in personalized ways, depending on the facts of your accidental injury.

How long do I have to file an injury claim in Illinois?

Normally, the statute of limitations is two years from the time of an injury. A couple of exceptions are explained below.

In medical malpractice cases, someone might not realize or discover that a medical mistake had caused harm. The statute of limitations is two years from the time of discovery. This may be longer in birth injury cases.

As of 2019, personal injury claims based on intentional misconduct in connection with childhood sexual abuse may be brought up to 20 years after someone discovers that abuse occurred and caused harm.

Can’t I just file an insurance claim on my own? Why do I need a lawyer’s help?

Many people who try to file claims independently end up realizing they need an attorney’s help to overcome denials, delays and undervaluing of their claims by insurers. Precious time needed for a thorough investigation may be lost if you wait too long to get legal counsel.
We are confident you will consider our help well worth pursuing. Remember: We represent people who have been injured on a contingency basis. That is, you will not owe attorney fees unless we obtain a settlement or verdict for you.

My doctors believe my injuries may result in long-term disabilities. What hope is there for my future now?

You and your closest family members now need time and courage to adapt to your disabilities. With aggressive legal representation by skilled litigators, you can leave the pursuit of compensation to professionals while you focus on physical therapy and practical adaptation to your new way of life.

If you choose Attorney Rosenstengel as your advocate, we will work closely with life care planners, occupational specialists and others who can help you understand the path before you while helping us pursue maximum compensation for you.

My spouse is suffering losses just as I am, even though I am the patient. Is there a path for recovery of compensation for them, too?

A short answer is, probably yes. Consult with an attorney about a loss of consortium claim for your spouse and other legal remedies that may alleviate some of their burdens.

Get A Free Case Analysis – And Rays Of Hope – After An Injury

No matter the nature of your injury, we are equipped to advocate on your behalf and deliver the results you need to cover medical bills, related expenses and lost wages, as well as compensation for pain and suffering.

Please call our Belleville, Illinois, office at 1-618-277-7740 or reach out to us online , to arrange an initial consultation at no cost.