Personal Injury LawyerChester, IL Burger Law represents Personal Injury Victims throughout Chester, IL The Chester Personal Injury Lawyers of Burger Law are prepared to fight for your fulls rights and recovery and ensure that you get the care you need and deserve. Injuries and accidents happen, and when they do, you make sure that you or your loved one always gets the care they need. The person who harmed you is going to have a lawyer, and if you try to fight them alone, you most likely will lose. Our Personal Injury Lawyers in Chester will fight to ensure that your family's way of life and comfort are protected. Choosing the right Injury Firm for your personal injury case absolutely makes the difference between receiving a full recovery, and having to pay out of pocket for all of your medical costs. Your rehabilitation and financial health should be taken care of by the parties that caused your injuries, but often, those who are negligent will fight your claim to ensure you get as little as possible. Gary Burger and the experienced and aggressive Chester Personal Injury Attorneys of Burger Law take on large firms, corporate businesses, and negligent individuals and win. You won't owe our team anything unless Injury Lawyers win your claim. If you need to talk with our team about your personal injury case, call our Personal Injury Lawyers in Chester immediately at 314-542-2222 or 618-272-2222 Personal Injury Lawyer Chester - Recent Victories Our Personal Injury Law Firm in Chester fights for the full rights and recoveries of our clients. We fight hard for our clients' rights because we know that major business, corporations, and insurance companies take advantage of the average person because they know that you either can't afford to fight them, or don't know the correct steps to take to hold them legally accountable for the damages they caused you. It's our firm's passion and privilege to fight for the rights and recoveries of our clients. Here are several of our most recent victories: $200,000 Medical Malpractice $200,000 Truck Accident Settlement $232,000 Workers Compensation Claim $222,000 Car Crash Settlement $0-100,000 Car Accident Settlement $250,000 Icy Slip and Fall $113 Million Missouri Department of Corrections Claim It's important to remember that every case is different, and what you may be eligible to recover is going to be based entirely upon the circumstances of your claim. Our firm will dedicate our time and passion towards ensuring that you get the recovery you need and deserve. We know how hard it can be to recover from an injury, and we're here to help you the entire way. For any questions or concerns regarding your personal injury claim, call our Personal Injury Lawyers in Chester immediately at 314-542-2222 or 618-272-2222. Burger Law in the News We take on a wide range of cases, and this means that we often take on difficult and long-shot cases as well. Several of our cases have made it into the news recently. Listed below are several recent examples. Pam Hupp Wrongful Death Case - We recently filed a wrongful death action against Pam Hupp. Pam was indicted for first degree murder for the death of Louis Gumpenberger. Pam had fraudulently concealed her actions as was reported by many news agencies St. Louis Magazine Article Betsy Faria Article Post Dispatch report Missouri Department of Corrections Lawsuit - In 208, Burger Law helped win a massive victory for the Correctional Officers of Missouri. The court found in favor of Gary and the Correctional Officers that the Missouri department of Corrections owed the correctional officers $113 million in back pay and overtime pay for pre and post-shift activities. State Continues to Make bad Decisions Personal Injury Lawyer Chester - Personal Injury Law Videos Do you have several legal questions you would like to as a lawyer? Do real client testimonials answer your questions? Burger Law provides detailed videos covering important legal questions, as well as client testimonials to show that we treat our clients better than anyone else. We also offer an expansive FAQ area where many other questions are answered as well. Here are links to those areas: Frequently Asked Legal Questions Testimonials Video Archives Burger Law Youtube How to Choose a Law Firm If the above weren't able to answer all of your questions, or if you would rather speak with one of our personal injury lawyers in Chester now, our firm can be reached at 314-542-2222 or 618-272-2222. How To Choose The Right Personal Injury Lawyer For MePersonal InjuryHow To Choose The Right Personal Injury Lawyer For MeHow do you determine which personal injury lawyer is right for you? As yo …See Answer How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim?Personal InjuryHow Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim?Do you know how long you have to file a personal injury claim? Or when th …See Answer Who Can I Sue When I've Been In A Truck Accident?Truck AccidentsWho Can I Sue When I've Been In A Truck Accident?If you've been in an accident where you were hit by a truck, your head is …See Answer View More FAQs Personal Injury Law Firm Chester - Claim Types Personal Injury Lawyers in Chester need to have experience with a vast array of injury cases. Knowing the legal differences between a workers' comp case and a truck accident case and the statutes the determine recovery amounts and liability directly affects whether the case will be successful or not. If a personal injury lawyer primarily only pursues on type of case, such as medical malpractice, they may not have the proficiency to handle car accidents claims or truck accidents. One of the benefits of choosing a personal injury lawyer with Burger Law is that our team takes on all types of personal injury claims, and this actually gives our lawyers exceptional experience that they can use towards their clients advantage. Our lawyers practice all areas of personal injury law, and this allows our team to respond to a personal injury claim from several different directions. Listed below are quick snippets of the case types we most commonly pursue: Car Accident Claims - Car Accidents are typically caused by negligent actions. Our Car Accident Lawyers in Chester use their knowledge of state laws and scientific facts to take on each car accident claim, and use different methods to gather evidence depending upon the type of claim. Truck Accident Claims - Commercial Trucks can weigh anywhere from 30,000lbs to 80,000lbs. A car weighs 5,000lbs. This is a massive difference in force and weight. Large trucks almost always cause catastrophic injuries during an accident. Medical Malpractice Claims - This type of personal injury case occurs when a doctor, health professional, hospital or other health service provider fails to supply a standard of reasonable care. Errors can happen during surgery, after surgery, in diagnosing the illness, and many other areas. Workers Compensation Claims - When someone is hurt at work, they need time to recover, unfortunately, employers often push employees to return before they are fully healed. They will refer you to company friendly doctors or physicians who help them protect their bottom line. This is a common tactic businesses use to protect themselves. Our Work Comp Lawyers in Chester know how to fight against these tactics and can make sure you get the full care you need. Wrongful Death Claims - Wrongful Death claims are never easy. Our firm understands that these cases are difficult, and we make sure that the families who come to us are fully taken care of. We fully and thoroughly investigate these claims to ensure that those responsible are held responsible. We're going to make sure that your family is taken care of. Personal Injury Lawyer Chester - Lawyer Resources The more you know about how lawsuits work the better. To this end, Burger Law has created a podcast series that talks about lawsuits, what to do in lawsuits, and how different sides of the case plaintiff/defendant work. It's called Lawyer V. Lawyer, featuring Gary Burger and Debbie Champion. Lawyer v Lawyer teaches law and litigation. Gary Burger represents injured people and their families. Debbie Champion helps people and companies defend injury claims. They have over 50 years of trial wisdom to share with lawyers and laymen. Here is lawyer versus lawyer. Personal Injury Law Firm Chester - Legal Books We also have longer content in the form of legal books. These books are free of charge and are downloadable for ease of reading! Download Book Download Book Download Book Download Book Personal Injury Practice Areas Chester Personal Injury Practice Areas. Burger Law is made up of a team of personal injury lawyers who fight for the complete care and recovery of Chester residents. Our team takes on claims of all types, and we've helped thousands get the care and compensation they would have otherwise not received. Accidents don't just affect you physically, they always cause mental pain, and financial stress. Gary Burger and associates specialize in a complete range of personal injury law including: Car Accidents Truck Accidents Workers' Compensation Motorcycle Accidents Opioid Overdose Slip and Fall Accidents Medical Malpractice Dog Bites Birth Injuries Product Liability Car Accidents Hit and Run Spinal Cord Injury Distracted Driving Whiplash Injury Rear Ended Wrongful Death Texting & Driving Backup Accident Drunk Driving Fatal Car Crash Uninsured Motorist Claims Head on Collision Injuries Speeding Accidents Intersection Accidents Carpool Accidents Rollover Accidents Car Injury Claim These 6 questions are critical to ask before hiring a car accident injury lawyer in Chester Truck Accidents Chester Truck Crash Truck Driver Accident Truck Injury Lawyer Hit and Run Truck Accident Catastrophic Injuries Jackknife Accidents Night Time Truck Accident Negligent Driver Accidents Driver Fatigue Fatal Accidents Overloaded/ Overweight Trucks 18 Wheeler Truck Accident Big Rig Accidents Tractor Trailer Crash Commercial Trucking Accidents Injured in a truck accident? Take these 3 steps before contacting a personal injury lawyer Workers' Compensation Chester Workplace Safety Eye Injuries Workplace Injuries Work Accident Lost Wages Work Related Injuries Back Injuries Workers Comp Injury Slip and Fall Accident Employer Negligence Hardship Hearing Is your job safe? Learn how to avoid workplace injuries Motorcycle Accidents Chester Motorcycle Accident Injuries Property Damage Brain Injuries Dirt Bike Accidents Motorcycle Crash with Drunk Driver Hit and Run Motorcycle Accidents Defective Motorcycle Parts Motorcycle Crash Laws Dirt Bike Injuries St Louis Motorcycle Crash Intersection Accidents Catastrophic Injuries Motorcycle Accident Fatality Distracted Driving Crash Find out why wearing a motorcycle helmet is crucial for your accident case Frequently Asked Questions About Personal Injury in Chester Find answers to common questions related to Personal Injury lawsuits and Personal Injury claims of all types.