Illinois Premises Liability Lawyer

September 27, 2023 | Attorney, Matthew Dolman

Welcome to the Dolman Law Group Accident Injury Lawyers, PA blog, your trusted source for legal insights and information related to premises liability cases in Illinois. If you've been injured due to a property owner's negligence, you're in the right place. Our experienced Illinois premises liability lawyers are here to provide you with valuable guidance and help you seek the compensation you deserve.

Understanding Premises Liability in Illinois:

Premises liability refers to the legal responsibility that property owners have to ensure their premises are reasonably safe for visitors. This area of law covers a wide range of incidents, including slip and falls, dog bites, negligent security, and more. When injuries occur on someone else's property, the injured party may have grounds to file a premises liability claim.

Why Choose Dolman Law Group Accident Injury Lawyers, PA?

When it comes to pursuing a premises liability claim in Illinois, having the right legal team by your side can make all the difference. Here are a few reasons why Dolman Law Group stands out:

  1. Experience: Our attorneys have a proven track record of handling premises liability cases, and we understand the complexities of Illinois law.
  2. Dedication: We are committed to advocating for our clients' rights and ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve.
  3. Resources: Our firm has the resources and expertise to thoroughly investigate your case, gather evidence, and build a strong argument on your behalf.
  4. Personalized Attention: We treat each case with the individualized attention it deserves, working closely with our clients to understand their unique circumstances and goals.

Common Premises Liability Scenarios

Premises liability cases in Illinois can arise from a variety of situations, including

  • Slip and Falls: When a property owner fails to address hazards like wet floors, uneven surfaces, or icy walkways.
  • Dog Bites: If a dog owner fails to control their pet, resulting in an attack and injury to another person.
  • Negligent Security: When inadequate security measures on a property lead to criminal activities causing harm to visitors.
  • Unsafe Conditions: Any dangerous condition on a property, such as broken handrails, faulty wiring, or poorly maintained premises.

Steps to Take If You've Been Injured

If you've been injured due to a property owner's negligence, here are some essential steps to take:

  1. Seek Medical Attention: Your health should be your top priority. Get the necessary medical care and keep records of your injuries and treatments.
  2. Document the Scene: If possible, take photos or videos of the accident scene and any hazardous conditions that contributed to your injury.
  3. Report the Incident: Notify the property owner or manager about the incident, and ask for a written incident report.
  4. Collect Witness Information: Obtain contact information from any witnesses who saw the incident.
  5. Consult an Attorney: Reach out to our experienced Illinois Premises Liability Lawyers at Dolman Law Group Accident Injury Lawyers, PA. We can evaluate your case and guide you through the legal process.

Contact Us Today

If you or a loved one has been injured on someone else's property in Illinois, don't hesitate to seek legal representation. Dolman Law Group Accident Injury Lawyers, PA, is here to help you navigate the complexities of premises liability law and pursue the compensation you deserve.

Remember, you don't have to face the legal process alone. Contact us today for a free consultation, and let us fight for your rights as an Illinois premises liability victim. Your path to justice starts here with Dolman Law Group.


Matthew Dolman

Personal Injury Lawyer

This article was written and reviewed by Matthew Dolman. Matt has been a practicing civil trial, personal injury, products liability, and mass tort lawyer since 2004. He has successfully fought for more than 11,000 injured clients and acted as lead counsel in more than 1,000 lawsuits. Always on the cutting edge of personal injury law, Matt is actively engaged in complex legal matters, including Suboxone, AFFF, and Ozempic lawsuits.  Matt is a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum for resolving individual cases in excess of $1 million and $2 million, respectively. He has also been selected by his colleagues as a Florida Superlawyer and as a member of Florida’s Legal Elite on multiple occasions. Further, Matt has been quoted in the media numerous times and is a sought-after speaker on a variety of legal issues and topics.

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