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GWC Obtains More Than $4.5 Million in September 2021 Settlements

SeptemberGWC Injury Lawyers LLC successfully obtained more than $4.5 million in settlements on behalf of its clients in September 2021.

53 Cases Settled in September 2021

GWC settled 53 cases in the month of September, including over $2.3 million for third-party personal injury cases and over $1.4 million for workers’ compensation claims. Some of the firm’s notable settlements included:

  • $895,000.00 for a married couple who were rear-ended in traffic by a Mack truck.
  • A $750,000.00 settlement for a mason who was injured when a jack supporting a pallet of stone he was moving accelerated without warning.
  • $350,000.00 for a union ironworker who injured his right shoulder after slipping on wet debris at a construction site.
  • A $282,410.00 settlement for a three-year-old girl who was bitten on the face by a pit bull.
  • A settlement of $237,192.00 for a Teamster who hurt his lower back when he fell while maneuvering a dolly on a slippery surface.
  • $200,000.00 for a union painter who injured his dominant hand after falling four feet from a scaffold.

GWC also achieved substantial results for clients working in a number of other professions, including healthcare, landscaping, food service, retail, fire rescue, and logistics.

Advocating for the Wrongfully Injured

With more than $2 billion recovered in settlements and verdicts, GWC Injury Lawyers LLC is one of the leading personal injury and workers’ compensation law firms in Illinois.

For over four decades, GWC has advocated for clients who have been wrongfully injured in nearly every type of circumstance, whether because of a car or truck accident, workplace or construction negligence, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, an animal attack, poorly maintained premises, or a defective product. Our record of success commands the respect of defense attorneys and insurance companies throughout the state.

GWC’s attorneys have been honored with most of the major awards and distinctions available to legal practitioners in Illinois, including “Top Lawyers” from the Leading Lawyers Network, “Super Lawyers” and “Rising Stars” from Chicago Magazine, and “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” from the National Trial Lawyers. The firm has also received designations from the state’s biggest unions in recognition of our work on behalf of their members.

If you are the victim of somebody else’s negligent actions, GWC has the experience, the determination, the resources, and the reputation needed to help you and your family get the justice you deserve.

Contact GWC today to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with one of our knowledgeable personal injury or workers’ compensation attorneys. You may call our office at (312) 464-1234 or click here to chat with a representative at any time.