Bekkerman Law group

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Committed. Compassionate. Reliable.

Welcome to Bekkerman Law Offices, LLC, a full service law firm focusing exclusively on the representation of those injured due to the negligence of others. Bekkerman Law Offices, LLC is proud to represent clients in all phases of civil litigation. From the first meeting to the courtroom, Bekkerman Law Offices, LLC fights passionately for its clients against insurance companies and corporations. No case is too small, and no challenge is too big. Aggressive representation combined with compassionate, personal service is the hallmark of Bekkerman Law Offices, LLC.

At Bekkerman Law Offices, LLC, we know that success in your case takes our dedication and commitment. Our clients need more than just a lawyer. Our clients have been wronged, and their lives have been affected. Our clients need a lawyer who is always available to answer questions and is easy to reach. Our clients need a lawyer who is not afraid to go to Court to argue on their behalf. Our clients need a lawyer who will not accept a settlement unless maximum compensation is offered. Our clients demand justice and commitment during what is likely the most difficult time in their lives. At Bekkerman Law Offices, LLC, these needs are met.

Our office consistently exceeds client expectations. Read our client testimonials and success stories to see for yourself. In fact, it is no coincidence that the majority of our clients are referred to us by current and former clients and other attorneys. Personal attention, creative thinking, and the ability to listen and understand client needs separates our firm from the others.

Our Mission Is Simple

  • To explain your rights, to make sure you understand your rights, and to fight to make sure your rights are protected.
  • To make sure the severity of your injuries and the impact these injuries have on your life are acknowledged, and that those who caused you harm and those who insure them are held accountable.
  • To obtain maximum compensation for your injuries, both past, present, and future, in a timely and professional manner.

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Contact Bekkerman Law Offices, LLC today to discuss your potential case. You will not be charged a fee unless we take your case and obtain compensation.

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Firm News

March 2014
Partner Gerald Bekkerman was interviewed by WGN news on the use of bike helmet cameras and video admissibility for accidents in personal injury cases.
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March 2014
Partner Gerald Bekkerman was quoted in the Chicago Sun Times on the issue of potholes and sinkholes plaguing the City of Chicago.
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March 2014
After a weeklong trial at the Daley Center in Chicago, Bekkerman Law Offices is proud to announce that a Cook County jury has returned a $2.27 million dollar verdict against the City of Chicago for an injured U.S. Postal worker who's leg fell into a sinkhole while he was walking in a pedestrian crosswalk. The incident occurred in March of 2008 in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago. The injured postal worker sustained a torn ACL and other knee injuries, requiring six surgeries since 2008 and has not been able to return to full duty work. Partner Gerald Bekkerman and associate Jon Treshansky argued the case. The Honorable Richard Elrod presided. The jury of twelve deliberated just under 5 hours before coming to a unanimous verdict. The $2.27 million dollar verdict accounts for the past and future medical expenses and lost wages incurred by the postal worker.
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February 2014
Partner Gerald Bekkerman was quoted in the Chicago Tribune and the American Bar Association Journal on the issue of video recording devices and bicycle accident cases. The articles can be found here:
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