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Why Are Trucking Accidents So Catastrophic?

Accidents involving commercial trucks can be much more catastrophic than ...

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Palermo Law Personal Injury Lawyer

We at Palermo Law Group are about going the extra mile. What does that ...

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What You Should Know About Car Accident-Related Injuries

There are many different kinds of injuries that can result from a car ...

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Whiplash: More Than Just A Pain In The Neck

Whiplash injury is one of the most common injuries to the neck and upper ...

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Important Post-Accident Instructions You Should Follow

The steps you take after a car accident can save lives, reduce injuries, ...

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What Are Interrogatories and How Do I Answer Them?

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group If you are reading this, you may ...

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What to Expect at Your Deposition

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group You have just been notified that ...

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Unheralded Heroes of the Road

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group On January 27, 2014, an Illinois ...

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Making Sure You Have Plenty of Underinsured Motorist (UIM) Coverage is Key to Protecting Yourself

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group Many of us do not realize that our ...

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The Statute of Limitations for Children Who Are the Victim of Medical Malpractice Is Incredibly Unfair

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group Illinois law allows minors who are ...

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“Me Too:” Other Patients’ Assault Complaints Against a Defendant Doctor

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group Are reports of inappropriate ...

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Punitive Damages Should Be Allowable in Texting and Driving Cases

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group I recently posted a blog seeking ...

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Do Caps on Damages Promote Litigation and Make Roads Unsafe?

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group I asked myself this question after ...

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Don’t Walk and Die After a Head Injury

Imagine witnessing a skier fall on a bunny slope, have a conversation, go ...

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Did You Know Your Vehicle Has a Black Box? It Does, and It Can Help You Win Your Case!

By: Mario Palermo of Palermo Law Group The National Highway Traffic Safety ...

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Five Things You Need to Know When Driving Around Trucks

1. Tired Truck Drivers = Dangerous Truck Drivers The driver of the truck ...

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What to Expect at Trial

There is a reason why they call it a “trial.”  Part of the anxiety ...

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Important Things To Consider When Hiring A Personal Injury Lawyer- Don’t Live With Regrets

When you’ve been injured in an accident, or as the result of someone ...

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Why Hiring A Seasoned Auto Accident Lawyer is an Important Step in Healing After a Crash

You’ve just been involved in a car accident and you’re in ...

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Recent News

Airline Employee
Mr. Palermo obtained $1.3 million dollars for an airline employee who was helping to load mail when a worker drove a cart into his work station. Mr. Palermo was able to show that the worker violated company protocols by pulling too many carts.
63-year-old woman
Mr. Palermo obtained $800,000 for the family of 63-year-old woman who died as a result of a negligently performed gallbladder removal surgery.
28-year-old woman from Aurora
Mr. Palermo obtained $400,000 for a 28-year-old woman from Aurora, Illinois that was the victim of a hit-and-run driver. The driver of the van denied that he had any involvement in causing the crash. By way of technology, the drivers identity was verified.
a fall on ice at a gas station
In Danville, Illinois jury awarded Mr. Palermo's Champaign client $372,000 for a fall on ice at a gas station. The jury rejected the gas station's argument that the ice accumulation was simply an "act of God", that it was not responsible for taking care of.
81-year-old man from Romeoville
Mr. Palermo obtained $990,000 for an 81-year-old man from Romeoville, Illinois that was T-boned in an intersection by a cement truck.
central Illinois factory worker
Mr. Palermo resolved the case of a central Illinois factory worker who was sexually harassed by a coworker for $477,000.
53-year-old truck driver
Mr. Palermo obtained $1,000,000 for a 53-year-old truck driver who was struck in the face by a 4 x 4 thrown by and unobservant railroad worker.
64-year-old surveyor
Mr. Palermo obtained $1,000,000 for a 64-year-old surveyor struck by a driver who initially told police that she simply "witnessed" the accident and that the culprit fled the scene. It turned out she was driving the vehicle that struck a pedestrian.
DuPage County homeowners
Mr. Palermo helped recover $2,300,000 for a group of DuPage County homeowners who lived adjacent to a factory that recklessly handled a toxic chemical known as "Trichloroethylene."