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COSTA IVONE, LLC – REPRESENTING CLIENTS IN TINLEY PARK, ILLINOIS

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At Costa Ivone, LLC, our personal injury and worker’s compensation lawyers provide you with legal advice when you need it most. The services we provide ensure that clients receive just compensation for their injuries. Our law firm specializes in several fields and provides each client with a skilled and experienced team of attorneys and staff.

Every person on our team possesses a strong desire, fueled by ethics and integrity, to fight for every client.

Our goals and objectives are based upon the following ideals:

  • A strong and compelling vision for the firm’s success and leadership
  • Commitment to addressing and meeting each client’s specific needs
  • A desire to team with like-minded individuals who share our interests, beliefs, ethics, opinions, and vision for our clients.

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Our diverse areas of practice include:

  • Workers’ Compensation for workplace injuries: including repetitive strain injuries, traumas
  • Occupational Diseases
  • Workplace Deaths
  • Car Accidents
  • Auto Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Semi-Truck Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bus & Train Accidents
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Physical Abuse
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Medication Errors
  • Malnutrition & Dehydration
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability (Break-Ins…)
  • Animal Attacks
  • Dangerous/Defective Products
  • Dram shop

At Costa Ivone, LLC, our services and expertise include three fields: Personal Injury, Negligence, and Worker’s Compensation. Each of these services is available in Tinley Park, IL.

TINLEY PARK PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEYS

Extensive personal injury cases are submitted every year. Personal injury cases include any injury suffered by a victim as a result of the careless and reckless actions of another. If you are the victim of a personal injury, you have the right to file a claim and sue the offender for fair compensation.

Each claim requires a lengthy followup process, including filing paperwork, communicating with various institutions, and occasional court cases. Some legal and technical terminology requires the explanation and complete understanding of seasoned professionals.

Maneuvering the legal system can be an overwhelming task to anyone recovering from injuries, making it beneficial to seek legal advice from a qualified and experienced personal injury attorney.

Our personal injury law professionals in Tinley Park, Illinois will work tirelessly to make sure you receive the compensation you are due. It is important to seek out highly skilled representation to receive the best possible outcome.

We recognize the trauma survivors of personal injuries endure and aim to alleviate a portion of that suffering with proper legal help. We also recognize the extensive consequences these incidents can have, sometimes lasting long after treatment has been completed. Our lawyers will use this knowledge to build a strong, compelling case before a law court.

We will handle every aspect and detail of your case to minimize your stress, ensure your just compensation, and guarantee you a comfortable life. Our attorneys will offer personal support and work tirelessly so that you can focus on recuperation and recovery.

We recommend utilizing the services of a personal injury lawyer in order to be treated fairly and receive just compensation Guilty parties often offer to settle instead of going through the court process, and many victims would prefer to skip the stress and inconvenience of a lengthy trial. In cases like these, employing a personal injury lawyer’s skilled services is essential. Your attorney will consider the settlement offered and decide if the magnitude of your loss, including missed work days and necessary treatment, is reflected in that settlement.

Our attorneys possess an innate understanding of how to utilize their litigation and negotiation skills in order to guarantee a just process, helping ensure that you obtain fair compensation from the other party.

NEGLIGENCE & ACCIDENT LAWYERS

In order to build a negligence case, the injured party must prove actual negligence through both factual and legal causation. In addition to providing evidence of negligence by the other party, the injured party must also prove that the act was legally sufficient to make the defendant liable.

Evidence of legal and actual causation can prevent an indefinite trial for the defendant. When one party can prove that the other party caused the injury, this can be used as evidence of legal causation.

The distance between the negligent and injured party is an important factor that can help determine the legal causation decision. It is easier to establish negligence when the negligent party is in close proximity to the injuries or damages, making it easier to prove legal causation. Proper evidence of legal causation is crucial in legal proceedings because the court must ensure that the evidence against the defendant is sufficient before ordering the payment of damages.

In cases of medical malpractice, particularly in surgical errors, it is much easier to prove proximity. However, it can be harder to find a proximate cause for a failed diagnosis because you cannot prove a physical encounter. Unless the injured person has gone through several surgeries with different doctors in a given period of time, surgical errors are easier.

A skilled negligence lawyer can help you differentiate between the actual and legal causation in your case. They can use this information to prove the specific damage caused by the defendant. We have highly-experienced Tinley Park based attorneys at Costa Ivone, LLC, who can assist you with your case. We offer extensive legal assistance which will help you build a compelling negligence case and ensure you receive proper compensation.

If you have an experienced attorney with a high rate of success, such an attorney can properly handle negligence law. It requires a lot of time, work, and money to prove negligence. This is why it is better to employ the services of a certified legal expert to manage your negligence case.

Every detail of your case will be handled by your attorney, including gathering your valuable evidence and analyzing it to build a compelling negligence case. As soon as a lawyer is able to prove negligence, negotiations will take place, particularly if there is need for additional charges and the negligent party is eager to conclude the procedure.

CAR ACCIDENT LAWYERS

Say, for example, Melissa is moving to a new home, so she is driving her car with items piled to the ceiling, effectively obstructing her view. Jessie is driving too fast along the intersecting street.

Melissa doesn’t see Jessie’s car and pulls out in front of her, hitting her car, and causing an automobile accident. Jessie may have had more time to swerve or stop had she not been speeding. Since both drivers are partially responsible for this accident, the insurance company will apply comparative negligence laws to determine who is liable to pay for the damages.

In order to recover damages, Illinois uses modified comparative negligence law, which states that an injured party may be able to recover damages if he or she is deemed less than 50 percent at fault. The amount recovered can be reduced in proportion to the amount of fault held by each party in the car accident.

In the example above, a judge may find one person in the automobile accident 75% at fault, and the driver who is 25% at fault would be able to collect damages, as their proportionate blame is under 50%. However, he or she may only be awarded 75% of the cost of damages and medical costs by the other driver’s insurance company.

We have skilled negligence law attorneys in the Tinley Park area. We can assist in achieving the best possible result in your negligence case.

WORKERS COMPENSATION ATTORNEYS

Often, injured workers don’t see the merit in hiring a worker’s compensation attorney. However, there are many reasons why you should.

It is likely that your employers will have their own insurance firm, including an injury lawyer who will defend them against cases like yours. These companies often hire top work injury lawyers and experienced adjusters who will go to any length to defend them.

This makes it essential to employ an experienced worker’s compensation lawyer who is specialized in representing injured workers to ensure that you receive fair and just treatment. Our lawyers will help you acquire all of the benefits to which you’re entitled. A good worker’s compensation attorney can help you with the following:

  • Locating the right doctor
  • Negotiating with insurance companies
  • Representing your interests to the Workers Compensation Appeals Board

We provide a stress-free experience by handling the entire process. We understand the pain you’re going through as a result of the injuries sustained from your place of work. For this reason, we want to ensure that you need not go through the stress of filing out a worker’s compensation claim on your own.

Our highly-experienced worker’s compensation attorneys can relieve you of the stress of going to trial for your due compensation. We know how to handle an out-of-court settlement for these cases and will ensure that you obtain your just settlement. However, if your claim ends up going to trial, we will help you every step of the way. Our lawyers are familiar with the entirety of court procedures and will use their years of experience and expertise to ensure the case is resolved in your favor.

The lawyers at Costa Ivone, LLC, possess comprehensive knowledge in addition to extensive working experience with nearby Homewood, Illinois worker’s compensation law. We have a team skilled in working with the regional Worker’s Compensation Appeals Board. If your case goes to trial, it will be heard at the Appeals Board. Our expert lawyers will help you handle the exhaustive procedure of filing a claim.

You can focus on your recovery and allow our team of experts to handle everything else. We will take care of all the work. At the end of the procedure, we’ll ensure that you’re paid the entirety of benefits that accrued while you were incapacitated.

Costa Ivone, LLC is a dynamic and young law firm that handles personal injury and compensation cases for injured clients throughout Illinois. Our firm is founded upon the principle that strong client relationship, aggressive practice, and serious advocacy are the keys to successful legal representation.