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Wrongful Death of 43 Year Old Fork Lift Driver: Wife and Children To Receive $5,000,000

The personal injury attorneys of Lipkin & Higgins were successful in a wrongful death case for a 43 year old fork lift driver who lost his life in an accident. His wife and children were awarded $5,000,000 to protect their financial welfare.
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$22 Million Product Liability Verdict After Space Heater Fire Kills

Cook County jury returns a verdict for almost $22 million in favor of the plaintiffs in lethal fire product liability case.
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Illinois Supreme Court Bicycle Accident Case Reaches Settlement

This was an important case for two reasons. First, our client received compensation to make up for the harms and losses she suffered in this incident. Second, but equally as important, however, was that this case made new law on what constitutes a bike trail in Illinois, and the circumstances under which a municipality will be held accountable under the law for failing to maintain their bike trails in a safe condition.
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Successful Client Outcome Before Illinois Supreme Court Obtained by Peter Higgins

“Lipkin & Higgins went the extra mile to pursue a technicality so that the case might remain alive,” said Peter Higgins. “We pursued this case all the way to the Illinois Supreme Court for the exclusive purpose of protecting the right of our client to make her case. This is not only a great result for our client but it’s a great result for anyone who uses these types of trails in Illinois, because it forces the municipalities to maintain their trails in a safe condition.”
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Dismissed by Court, Lipkin & Higgins Wins Appeal to Reinstate Bicycle Injury Case

When the trial judge dismissed a bicycle injury case regarding Highland Park, the attorneys of Lipkin & Higgins appealed the decision and won the right to have its client's case reinstated for trial.
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Retiree Slips and Falls on Icy Driveway, Fractures Hip - Collects $265,000 Without Lawsuit

A 73 year old retiree from Chicago, Illinois' northern suburbs slipped and fell on ice while taking out the garbage; learn more about how we helped him receive compensation.
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