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Law Firm OverviewSalvi & Maher, LLC have served Waukegan, Illinois and its surrounding cities with personal injury legal representation for decades. The attorneys have earned a winning reputation based on their track record of favorable outcomes.
If you were injured on the job, you deserve workers’ compensation. The attorneys will work tirelessly to discover the resources you need to get fair justice and full compensation. You deserve money for your medical bills, lost wages, emotional stress, and other future expenses. With a compassionate disposition and friendly demeanor, the law firm is committed to your case. You can expect open communication from start to finish. Get answers to your questions and resolution for your issues.
Were you or a loved one hurt in a motor vehicle accident? Did you suffer because of someone else’s negligence? You need an experienced attorney that has your best interest in mind. Let Salvi & Maher, LLC fight for your rights.
Areas of Law
Additional Areas of Law: Passenger Injuries; Driver Fatigue; Drunk Driving Accidents; Dram Shop Liability; Rear-End Collisions; Uninsured & Underinsured Accidents; Red Light Cameras; Toll way Accidents; Cell Phone Use / Texting While Driving; Injuries to Children; Dangerous Intersections; Dangerous Highways; Defective Highway Barriers; Improper Truck Maintenance; Recreational Vehicle Accidents; Scooter Accidents; Watercraft Accidents; Snowmobile Accidents; Airline Injuries; Serious Injury; Traumatic Brain Injury; Fractures; Lost Wages; Medical Benefits; Disability Benefits; Work-Related Shoulder Injuries; Work-Related Knee Injuries; Homeowner Liability Cases; Fireworks Injuries; Underage Drinking Homeowner Liability; Dangerous Playgrounds & Playground Equipment; Dog Bites; Uneven Pavement; Emergency Room Errors; Prescription Errors; Failure to Diagnose Cancer; Auto Defects.
Areas of Law Description
Our practice includes:
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
At the law offices of Salvi & Maher, L.L.C., we have represented a wide range of clients in personal injury cases, and we have recovered significant verdicts, awards and settlements for injured people across the nation. We have a proud history of recovering compensation and a respected reputation among former clients and legal professionals.
- Truck Accidents
At Salvi & Maher, our attorneys know what to do to begin the process of obtaining compensation for your serious injuries. We hire specialists to investigate the truck & car accident scene. These experts measure skid marks, examine tires, review drivers logs, and maintenance records in order to identify the responsible parties.
- Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle crashes can involve serious injuries including skin burns, fractures, head injuries and spinal injuries. In the worst imaginable situations, a cyclist can be killed as a result of a crash, leaving behind a family facing immense personal, emotional and financial challenges.
- Bus or CTA Accidents
At the law offices of Salvi & Maher, L.L.C., our attorneys have more than 70 years of combined experience, and our firm has established a proven record of success spanning more than two decades. We provide experienced and dependable legal counsel to help seriously injured Illinois residents get the compensation they need and deserve.
- Pedestrian Accidents
At the law offices of Salvi & Maher, L.L.C., our lawyers represent people across the Northern Illinois Chicago area who have suffered needlessly as a result of a driver's negligence or wrongdoing. As experienced and proven personal injury attorneys, we have the knowledge and resources to take on pedestrian accident cases involving serious injury or even a wrongful death.
- Bicycle Accidents
Our lawyers fully investigate and review your case, working with you at every stage to make sure that our custom strategy is designed to win a recovery for you. We know how to pursue insurance companies who may be hesitant to fully meet their obligations or who are dealing with you in bad faith.
- Car Accidents
Our attorneys have the knowledge, resources and experience to handle all serious injury cases, including those involving permanent disability or wrongful death. If you or someone you love has suffered a traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury or other life changing injury in a car accident, it is important to speak to an attorney before settling with an insurance company.
- Airline Injuries
While you and your family deal with the significant physical and emotional challenges following any kind of plane crash or airline accident, our highly experienced lawyers can put the knowledge and resources behind your case. Our lawyers have successfully litigated serious and high profile cases and recovered multi-million dollar settlements for seriously injured clients.
- Railroad Injuries
As proven personal injury lawyers with a proud reputation spanning decades, we are equipped to handle workers' compensation and FELA matters. When you have been involved in an accident working for the railroad, we aggressively pursue compensation for your injuries. Major railroad accidents are few and far between, but they can happen.
- Workers' Compensation
If you have been injured in any way in the course of your employment, you are eligible to file a workers compensation claim. If you slipped on the ice in the company parking lot, developed carpal tunnel syndrome or other repetitive stress injuries, suffered a back injury at work or other type of injury at your job, the experienced injury lawyers at Salvi & Maher can help you obtain the compensation provided by law for medical bills.
- Premises Liability
At the law offices of Salvi & Maher, our attorneys represent seriously injured clients in personal injury and premises liability litigation. Backed by more than 20 years of success and a proven record that includes multi-million dollar settlements for our clients, we have the right experience and legal ability to be effective when your compensation award matters.
- Medical Malpractice
At the law offices of Salvi & Maher, L.L.C., our philosophy is not to take every medical malpractice case that comes through the door. We do not file a medical malpractice claim unless it has merit. But we will take action where the negligence of a nurse, doctor or healthcare professional causes permanent catastrophic injury.
- Defective Products
At Salvi & Maher, we have helped many people obtain compensation for their injuries, medical expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering. We accept such cases as children injured by toys, homeowners cut by lawnmower blades, and campers burned in propane tank explosions.
- Legal Malpractice
Our lawyers at Salvi & Maher have over 70 years of combined legal experience is used evaluate your legal malpractice case. As attorneys, we provide the experienced representation for our clients. We can go over your facts an offer our take on what was an error or oversight on behalf of your former attorney and also point out actual wrongdoing, as in mishandling of client funds.
- Bad Faith Insurance
Whether you were involved in a car accident or your house was damaged, your insurance policy details your coverage and to what extent you are entitled to reimbursement or payment. Our firm assists clients in discussions with their insurance companies to ensure they receive the compensation their policy provides for, or we bring a bad faith claim for the company's wrongful denial of their claim.
Mr. Michael E. Maher
Aviation Accidents, Car Accident, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Railroad Accidents
Ms. Kathy Salvi
Car Accident, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Product Liability
Mr. Albert Salvi
Animal Bites, Car Accident, Personal Injury, Slip and Fall
- American Bar Association
- Illinois State Bar Association
- Lake County Bar Association
- Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
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