On August 26, 2014, Staver Accident Injury Lawyers, P.C.’s client, a 36-year-old male, was operating a vehicle in a northbound direction on or about North Cottage Grove Street near 192nd Street, in the City of Glenwood, County of Cook, Illinois when another vehicle made a left hand turn directly into the path of our client. Staver Accident Injury Lawyers, P.C.’s client sustained an acute tear with acute chondral defect of the lateral fenoral condyle. He underwent right knee arthroscopy with partial medial and lateral meniscetomy and ACL reconstruction. Following surgical intervention, his doctor found that our client had significant instability in his knee and may be at risk for a complete knee replacement later in life. The personal injury and attorneys at Staver Accident Injury Lawyers, P.C. filed a lawsuit and was able to negotiate a settlement prior to a jury trial. The negligent driver’s insurance company settled for the maximum amount of their policy limits for $250,000.00 in April 2015.
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