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$95,000 Car Accident Settlement in DuPage County

Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid recently settled a DuPage County car accident case involving a minor hand fracture, head laceration and a concussion. The case settled well before trial for $95,000.  The car accident happened when the other driver failed to obey a stop sign and crashed into the driver's side of our client's car. 

Our client sustained a broken hand, concussion and a scalp laceration.  After the crash she had difficulty with memory and concentration and her doctors suspected that she had post-concussion syndrome.   After taking the defendant's deposition, we filed a motion to have the court find that the defendant was negligent even before the jury trial started.  This strategy would prevent the defendant from trying to argue that he didn't cause the crash at trial and would let the jury focus only on the severity of our client's harms and losses.  Once our client's team of neurologists and a neuropsychologist ruled out any permanent brain damage or problems from the crash, we were able to assess the case value and demand settlement.  Our client was very pleased that we were able to obtain the $95,000 settlement without her having to go to trial. 

Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid continues to represent people who have been injured in car accidents with injuries such as fractured bones, concussion, post-concussion syndrome, head lacerations and other injuries.  Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid handles car accident cases in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Will and Kendall Counties and all throughout the Chicagoland area.

What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Committed To My Cause"

    I was struck by a car while cycling and severely, almost fatally injured. A team of excellent medical professionals performed complicated and extensive surgical and medical procedures as part of a successful effort to restore my health....-Jeff D.

  • "Could not have made a better choice"

    We found Mark [Mathys] through the web after an auto accident in October 2011. While selecting someone you don't know to represent you can be a gamble, we could not have made a better choice....- Dave

  • "Very satisfied"

    Mark [Mathys] is very professional. He responds almost immediately, via email, to any question, comment or concern I have and if he is not able to respond right away, he will let me know. I have been very satisfied with Mark so far and I am happy to be his client.-Jennifer

  • "Easy to talk to"

    Mr. Mathys and Mr. Schneid were very professional and easy to talk to. Prior to working with them, my wife and I had no real experience with the legal system beyond a house closing, yet Mr. Mathys and Mr. Schneid explained the whole process to us very well. I knew that whenever I had a concern about our case or the legal system in general I could call their office or send an email and receive answers the same day...-Larry

  • "Provided very wise advice"

    I've dealt with attorneys on a variety of issues, almost all of them since leaving college and entering the workplace. Mr. Mathys was the first attorney I had any real experience with, and I was impressed then and remain so. He provided very wise advice and always kept me informed. In the end, he delivered a favorable result. I recommend him highly.- Tyler D.

  • "In-depth knowledge of the law"

    Mark [Schneid] is an excellent and skilled attorney and demonstrated in-depth knowledge of the law when he helped settle my dog bite lawsuit resulting from a traumatic incident. He explained what was needed of me and how I should handle the situation in a professional manner.- Karen K.

  • "They went to bat for me"

    Not long ago I was involved in a car accident where I was hit by a gravel truck at an intersection. After I called Mathys & Schneid, even though I didn't have a very large case, they made me feel like I was one of their most important cases. They went to bat for me with the trucking company's insurance and got me a settlement. I would definitely recommend them to my family and friends.-Dan H.

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