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Trusted Personal Injury Lawyers in Chicago, Serving All of Illinois

Since 2000, Woodruff Johnson & Evans has been helping injured individuals and their families throughout the state of Illinois. From our office locations in Chicago, Aurora, and Champaign, we provide compassionate, aggressive, and dependable representation for all types of personal injury claims. Though we have more than tripled in size since our inception almost 20 years ago, we have never lost sight of what matters most: our clients. We strive to provide nothing short of the highest level of legal service for each and every one of our clients.

Our Chicago-based personal injury attorneys have over a century of collective legal experience. We regularly handle serious personal injury and wrongful death claims, as well as cases involving Social Security Disability benefits and workers’ compensation claims. In every instance, we make it our mission to recover the maximum compensation our clients are owed. Our team never leaves cases unattended; instead, we work hard for you and remain your trusted advocate throughout the process.

If you or your loved one was injured in a serious accident, our firm can help. Contact Woodruff Johnson & Evans online or by phone at (866) 400-4450 to schedule a free initial consultation.

A Proven Track Record of Results

At Woodruff Johnson & Evans, we are driven by results. We understand that, following a serious accident, the financial stability of your future is at stake. Because of this, we do everything we can to recover the full, fair compensation you need to cover the cost of medical bills, lost wages, ongoing treatment, pain and suffering, and other economic and non-economic damages. We believe our track record speaks for itself—our Chicago personal injury attorneys have successfully recovered compensation for 99% of the clients we have represented. While we cannot guarantee a specific result, we can assure you that we will do everything in our power to secure the just recovery you deserve.

What sets Woodruff Johnson & Evans apart?

  • Our proven track record of results – we have recovered millions on behalf of our clients
  • We can handle every aspect of your case so that you can focus on healing
  • Our dependable and experienced team of personal injury, workers’ comp, and SSD attorneys
  • A commitment to keeping our clients informed and educating our fellow attorneys
  • Decades of combined legal experience, including real litigation experience
  • Personalized legal services tailored to your unique needs and circumstances

We are also honored to have received extensive recognition from numerous prestigious legal organizations and national publications, including Super Lawyers® magazine, Leading Lawyers℠, Million Dollar Advocates, Martindale-Hubbell®, and others. Our firm has also been featured in Time magazine, Newsweek, Chicago magazine, and more.

Woodruff Johnson & Evans

Hard Working Attorneys For Hard Working People

When you or a loved one suffers serious, life-altering injuries as a result of someone else’s negligence, you shouldn’t have to face the consequences on your own. At Woodruff Johnson & Evans, we realize that no one plans on being injured, but when it does happen, we are here for you. Our attorneys have dedicated their lives to fighting for hard-working Illinoisans who are injured through no fault of their own. We believe in treating you the same way we would treat our own loved ones if they were injured. As part of this commitment to our clients, we provide free initial consultations and contingent fees, meaning you do not pay us unless we recover a monetary award on your behalf.

To learn more about how we can help you, contact our personal injury lawyers in Chicago at (866) 400-4450 today.

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