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Mevorah Law Offices LLC

Mevorah Law Offices LLC
58 North Chicago Street
Suite 500

Joliet, Illinois 60432

Phone(815) 726-9200
Fax (630) 932-9868

E-mail  Contact Steven H. Mevorah

Other Offices: Bloomingdale (IL)  Lombard (IL)  St. Charles (IL)  

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Law Firm Overview

Mevorah Law Offices, LLC has given Illinois residents over a century and a half of expertise in a full range of legal specialties, providing families, businesses, the injured, and the accused with the personal attention and tailored solutions that have given the firm its respected reputation for nearly 35 years. Attorney Steven H. Mevorah's team of ten tested and experienced lawyers have amassed a great deal of success in representing the varied needs of Chicago's diverse clientele, whether helping families through divorce, the injured receive deserved compensation, or any other number of issues with which Mevorah Law has earned the trust of clients all across the state.

Attorney Steven Mevorah built his practice on principles of personal service, accessibility, and a zealous defense of client rights and interests, whether through litigation or mediation. The firm's Lombard office offers extended hours to accommodate hectic schedules, and, together with its many attorneys and several other satellite offices throughout the state, ensures that clients are not left with a paralegal or other support staff to answer questions and calm fears. The diligence and care with which each attorney handles cases and treats clients has earned the firm a long list of grateful testimonials, each evidence of its continued commitment to providing businesses and individuals with the tools they need to protect their investments and lives.

Experience is by far the greatest mark of a successful attorney and firm, the one indicator of how well clients may trust the advocates to which they submit their fears and responsibilities. Mevorah Law Offices has proudly given over 150 years of legal expertise in service to Chicago and the state of Illinois, gaining in three decades the lifelong gratitude and trust of families, businesses, and individuals everywhere.

Languages: English

Areas of Law

Additional Areas of Law: Auto Accidents; Dog Bites; Amputations; Permanent Disability; Property and Asset Division; Post-Decree Modifications; Dissolution of Arranged Marriages; Postnuptial Agreements; Traffic Violations / Municipal Court; Record Sealing; Retail Theft; Drivers License Reinstatement; Bankruptcy for Individuals; Chapter 13; Chapter 7; Bankruptcy for Businesses; Family-Based Visas; Employment-Based Visas; Temporary Visas; Education-Based Visas; Removal/Deportation; Retaliation; Negotiating a Settlement.

Areas of Law Description

Mevorah Law Offices offers legal services in the following practice areas:

- Personal Injury

You need an effective legal representative to help you if you have been seriously injured because of the negligent or wrongful conduct of another person. Our personal injury lawyers have helped clients receive fair and full compensation for all types of personal injury claims.

* Slip and Fall injury

Slip and fall cases are often caused by negligence on the part of a property owner are some of the most common accidents resulting in personal injury. Our slip and fall injury lawyers are skilled at recovering damages for pain and suffering, medical expenses and loss of wages.

* Construction Site Accidents
Construction site accidents most often occur because general contractors fail to implement proper safety precautions and procedures or coordinate safety efforts with all of their sub-contractors. The attorneys have the skill and experience necessary to thoroughly investigate construction site accidents and injuries to find your best legal options.

* Pedestrian Accident
When a vehicle strikes a pedestrian, it can cause serious injury or death. If you or a loved one has been injured or killed as a result of a negligent driver, our experienced pedestrian accident attorneys have the skill and compassion you need when going through a difficult time.

* Brain Injuries
Brain injuries occur when external trauma or lack of oxygen impairs the normal function of the brain. The survivors often incur lifetime expenses of more than million dollars, but if someone else is to blame for the injury, the financial burden shouldn’t be yours to bear.

* Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal cord injuries are most often caused by car accidents and falls and range in seriousness from whiplash and herniated disks to injuries that result in permanent paralysis. If a spinal cord injury is causing you or your family financial hardship, you can still afford the best legal services available, because we take all our personal injury cases on contingency-fee basis.

* Wrongful Death
Wrongful death is a death caused by the misconduct or negligence of a person or entity. Family members of the deceased may sue the responsible party for costs incurred by the death such as funeral expenses and lost wages. If you think an individual or company is responsible for the death of a loved one, seek the services of an experienced wrongful death attorney immediately.

* Catastrophic Injury
A catastrophic injury is a sudden, serious injury with devastating and far reaching consequences such losing the means to earn income or requiring a lifetime of expensive medical care. The stress of such an injury can be a heavy burden on an entire family, which is why we hold nothing back in our fight to get you the compensation you deserve.

* Nursing Home Abuse
When you entrust a nursing home with the care of a family member, you expect to receive the highest standard of care for your loved one. If the physical or emotional health of your family member is compromised by the misconduct of a trusted healthcare professional, consult one of our understanding attorneys to seek justice on behalf of your loved one.

* Birth Injuries
Birth injuries occur when a child is injured before or during childbirth due to the negligence of a doctors or healthcare provider, and birth trauma can result in life-long conditions such as cerebral palsy. Our birth injury attorneys have the experience and skill you need to earn the compensation your family deserves.

- Car accidents

Car accidents can have both long-term and short term consequences for victims. These range from health problems to financial issues, or even the death of a loved one. These very difficult circumstances can place individuals and their families under significant emotional pressures, which insurance companies don't always consider.

- Truck Accident

If you or a loved one is a victim of a negligent truck driver, you need a lawyer who understands the unique circumstances of cases involving large truck accidents. Our firm will bear all of the legal and court costs associated with your case.

-Motorcycle Accident

When you are involved in a motorcycle accident because of someone else’s negligence, consult an experienced personal injury lawyer who will protect your legal rights, give you the leverage you need when dealing with tough insurance company representatives and ensure you obtain full compensation for your injuries.

- Medical Malpractice

While most doctors are compassionate and skilled professionals who provide a great service to the public, there are some who are guilty of medical malpractice through carelessness, negligence or reckless practices. Our experienced medical malpractice attorneys will handle your case with the care and compassion you need when going through a difficult time.

- Boating Accidents

The vast majority of boating accidents are caused by reckless operation or alcohol abuse. Boating accidents, which often result in injuries and property damage, can be very costly. If you have suffered as a result of careless or negligent boat operation, an experienced boat accident attorney can get you the compensation you deserve.

-Aviation Accidents

When something goes wrong on a private airplane, commercial airplane, or helicopter, the consequences can be devastating. If you have been injured on an aircraft, you need an attorney who has the skill and expertise to litigate complicated aviation related cases. Our experienced aviation accident lawyer will look out for your best interests.

- Family Law

Our law firm understand that nothing matters more to you than your family. Our firm is composed of experienced family law attorneys who are committed to aggressively advocating for our clients in all their family law matters. With over 150 years of combined experience, our seasoned attorneys work as a team to protect your rights.

* Divorce
Our divorce attorneys provide legal representation to divorce clients. We represent clients in the legal issues that affect them, their children, and their futures the most. We are successful in representing our clients in a trial aggressively. We offer collaborative law services, a process in which both spouses and their attorneys are fully committed to settling out of court.

* Child Support
Child support payment amounts are usually based on income, a projection of future income, and the quality of life a child would have if the parents did not divorce. Our child support lawyers will represent your interests, and ensuring child support payments are accurately calculated.

* Child Custody
When you are going through a divorce, child custody is often the most emotional issues you will have to deal with. Our firm aggressively represent our clients with all child custody matters. We understand how important your children are to you, and we work hard to ensure that their interests are always at the forefront. We provide legal services that work to achieve the best results for you and your children.

* Adoption

Deciding to adopt a child can be an exciting and confusing time. The paperwork and process are time consuming and sometimes frustrating. Our adoption attorneys have more than 150 years of combined experience and skills to ensure that the adoption process is completed in a timely and efficient manner.

* Paternity
Issues involving children can be difficult. When parents are unmarried, establishing paternity may require legal representation from a paternity lawyer. Our attorneys are committed to providing clients with quality legal representation. We are approachable, accommodating, and efficient.

* Pre-Nuptial Agreement
The phrase pre-nuptial agreement can have negative connotations. Pre-nuptial agreements do not necessarily imply that a couple will divorce in the future. They are implemented to protect rights, property, and assets in the event of a divorce. Our experienced pre-nuptial agreement attorneys can help you decide if a pre-nup agreement is right for you.

* Visitation
In Illinois, non-custodial parents have a right to reasonable and liberal visitation with their children. In some cases, grandparents may also have visitation privileges. Negotiating and litigating how and when visitation occurs can be a complex matter. Our attorneys are skilled and experienced in handling visitation issues.

* Maintenance or Spousal Support
Maintenance, also known as spousal support or alimony, is commonly awarded as part of a divorce proceeding. The issue of spousal support can be emotionally charged for both parties. Whether you are the paying spouse or the receiving spouse, it’s important to hire an attorney who will protect your financial interests.

* Domestic Violence
Domestic violence is a serious issue that unfortunately often goes hand in hand with family law cases. Domestic violence allegations can lead to criminal charges and dramatically affect divorce proceedings, paternity, child custody, and visitation rights. Our attorneys are practiced in both family law matters and criminal law matters.

- Worker’s Compensation

If you’ve been injured or are suffering an illness due to your employment, Illinois law states that you are entitled to compensation for medical expenses and lost wages. The attorneys of our firm have decades of experience in worker’s compensation law. We’ll handle your case with the compassion and care you need when dealing with a difficult situation.

- Criminal Law

We have been protecting the rights of individuals and business entities accused of crimes for over thirty years. The cases our lawyers handle encompass a broad scope of criminal litigation, DUI or DWI, Traffic Violations or Municipal Court, Drug Crimes, Sex Crimes, White Collar Crime, Assault and Battery, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Offenses, and many others.

If you are arrested for drunk driving in Illinois, you need an experienced dui lawyer to protect your rights, explain the charges and consequences you face and help you obtain the best possible outcome. Despite harsh penalties set forth by laws throughout the United States, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs (DUI) remains one of the most common criminal charges.

* Drug Crime
If you are facing drug possession or trafficking charges, without an excellent criminal defense lawyer, chances of being convicted and going to jail are high. Nothing is more important than retaining an experienced attorney to defend against allegations and protect your rights. Our drug crime lawyers have acquired expertise based on decades of experience handling drug cases.

* Sex Crime
Being labelled a sex offender is a stigma that shadows your existence, requiring lifetime registration, notification of residence, and exclusion from certain job opportunities. Our law firm have many defense strategies available in defending your case. Extensive experience makes our attorneys very skilled in handling cases of alleged sex crime.

* White Collar Crime
If you are being investigated or have been charged with white collar crime, do not delay in seeking legal representation. Our criminal defense lawyers have decades of experience and can provide strong advocacy. Rely on our expertise and commitment to an aggressive defense on your behalf.

* Assault and Battery
Because the consequences of assault and battery conviction can lead to extreme penalties and a criminal record that follows you thereafter, choosing the right lawyer to defend your case is an important decision. We bring to the table experience in representing assault or battery cases that spans from 1979 to the present.

* Juvenile Offenses
When your child has been arrested or is being investigated for juvenile crime, we encourage you to contact a criminal defense lawyer at our firm immediately. We can help you understand the laws involved and legal options available.

* Computer or Internet crime
If you are being investigated or if you have been arrested for a computer or Internet crime, you should seek representation from an experienced criminal defense attorney who will provide you with aggressive representation against very serious charges. Our team of Chicago lawyers will provide you with an experienced, aggressive defense.

* Retail Theft and Shoplifting
Each year hundreds of individuals are arrested for retail theft or shoplifting. Individuals arrested for retail theft and shoplifting have all types of backgrounds, including businessmen, housewives, students and professionals. With three locations throughout the Chicago area, our criminal defense attorneys provide skilled representation from local counsel.

- Bankruptcy

For over 20 years, our law firm have been assisting clients in filing for bankruptcy. We focus our bankruptcy practice on assisting individuals in filing for Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcies. Both Chapters stop collection activities such as creditor phone calls, foreclosures, and repossessions. However, each chapter operates differently and applies to different types of people.

* Foreclosure
Are you behind on mortgage payments? Have you received a notice of foreclosure from your bank or mortgage company? With three convenient locations in Will County and the Chicago area, our law firm works to inform you of all your options, including bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy solutions.

- Immigration

We represent clients before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and provide guidance in matters relating to immigration and naturalization, visas, citizenship, asylum, employment, and removal also known as deportation.

* Naturalization/Citizenship
Naturalization is the process by which a foreign citizen obtains her or his citizenship. When a person becomes a U.S. Citizen, he or she obtains all the rights and responsibilities of a natural born citizen. Our attorneys and staff understand the importance of citizenship and want to help you through your process.

* Visa
If a person who is currently living outside of the United States has a desire to become a permanent resident, they must secure an immigrant visa in order to apply for entry. However, having an experienced and able immigration attorney can help in making sure your immigrant visa application is prepared and submitted.

- Employment Discrimination

Being treated differently at work or fired because of your race, color, religion, sex including sexual harassment, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, age, marital status or disability can be humiliating and potentially destructive to one’s way of life and family. Our attorneys are compassionate and experienced in defending your rights.


  • DuPage Bar Association
  • Will County Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

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