Injury Law. It's All We Do.
Insurance companies are in the business of making money, not paying out claims. We will level the playing field by fighting for the full and fair compensation that you deserve.
Top-Rated Personal Injury Law Firm in Illinois
Injured By Another's Negligence? We Can Help!
Your search for the best Illinois personal injury law firm ends here and for some good reasons.
First, we blend our 15+ years of experience with compassion and tenacity to get the best possible outcomes for our clients. Second, we never charge a fee unless we win your case.
That’s right – you pay nothing unless we secure fair compensation on your behalf.
Experience That You Can Trust
Matthew Hess, the lead attorney at Hess Injury Law, has protected the rights of injury victims in Illinois for over 15 years.
Before starting his private practice, Mr. Hess worked for one of the country’s largest multi-line insurance carriers. This role was a major source of insight and knowledge that Hess has used to benefit many clients with cases against big insurance companies.
Hess’ experience is not limited to insurance. He has also worked on both sides of personal injury law. This means he knows exactly how the other side thinks and prepares their cases – giving him a significant advantage in the courtroom.
No matter what accident you’ve been in, Hess has the experience and expertise to help you get the best results.
Proven Results You Can Count On
Over the years, we have helped numerous clients receive the compensation they need to move on with their lives. We have recovered millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients, and we’re ready to do the same for you.
We’re so confident in our abilities that we only get paid if we win your case. If we don’t, you pay us nothing.
A Straightforward and Stress-Free Process
1) A Free Consultation
During this meeting, we will review the details of your case and answer any questions you may have about the legal process. We will also explain what you can expect from us and how we can help you get the best possible outcome for your case.
2) Building Your Case
After you decide to work with us, we will get started on building your case. This involves conducting a thorough investigation, gathering evidence, and interviewing witnesses. We will also handle all the paperwork and legwork so you can focus on your recovery.
3) Settlement or Trial
After building your case, we will attempt to reach a fair settlement with the insurance company. If they are unwilling to give you the compensation you deserve, we will take your case to trial.
4) Getting You the Compensation You Deserve
Our experience and dedication allows us to get you the full and fair compensation you are owed. This can include medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, disability and more.
Most of our clients receive a settlement without having to step foot in a courtroom. However, we are prepared to take your case to trial if necessary.
5) Relax and Recover
After we win your case, it will be time for you to relax and recover. We will handle all the details so you can focus on what’s important – your health and your future.
We Cover a Vast Range of Illinois Injury Cases
Being a full-service personal injury law firm in Illinois, we represent clients in all types of cases, including:
We devise a custom legal strategy for every car accident case we take on. Whether you were hit by a drunk driver, a distracted driver, or a reckless driver, we will fight to get you fair compensation.
Liable parties in a truck accident can include the truck driver, the trucking company, or even the truck manufacturer. We will help you determine who is responsible and take legal action against them.
Typically, workers' compensation cases are handled outside of court. However, there are times when a trial may be necessary. If you've been injured at work, we can help you navigate the workers' compensation system and get the benefits you deserve.
If you were injured on someone else's property, they may be liable. We will investigate your accident, gather evidence, and build a strong case so you can get the compensation you need.
Illinois law requires doctors and other medical professionals to provide a certain standard of care. If they fail to do so, they can be held liable for any resulting injuries or illnesses. We will help you hold them accountable and get the compensation you need.
Some breeds of dogs are more dangerous than others. However, all dog owners are required to take responsibility for their pet's actions. If a dog attacked you, we will help you hold the owner liable and get the compensation you need.
Losing a loved one is never easy. If your loved one died due to someone else's negligence, we can help you file a wrongful death claim. We will work to get you the compensation you need to cover funeral expenses, lost income, and more.
How do you know if your loved one is being abused in a nursing home? Look for signs of physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, or financial abuse. If you suspect abuse, we can help you take legal action and get compensated.
Illinois law requires drivers to share the road with pedestrians and cyclists. If you were hit by a car while walking or riding a bicycle, we will help you hold the driver liable and get the compensation you need.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a motorcycle accident, you may be entitled to economic and non-economic damages. We'll fight tirelessly to get you maximum compensation for your injuries and damages.
The psychological and financial effects of a birth injury can be devastating. If your child was injured during birth, we will hold the responsible parties accountable and get you adequate compensation for medical expenses, lost income, and more.
If a defective product injured you, you may be able to file a product liability claim. We will hold the responsible parties accountable and get you adequate compensation to cover medical expenses, lost income, and more.