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Our Services

Chadwick & Lakerdas predominantly practices personal injury law, but our team also specializes in medical malpractice, civil rights, and criminal defense. With $270,000,000 in recoveries and over 30 years of success in the field, our law firm is confident we have the experience and aptitude to resolve your legal matter to your complete satisfaction.
Personal Injury


When neglectful, careless, accidental, or wrongfully intentional actions harm a person, the victim of these actions may be entitled to monetary compensation for damage inflicted upon them.


The process of getting the money you deserve can be complicated and difficult so seeking legal counsel is often your best option. Chadwick & Lakerdas has over 30 years of experience in this field of law and is more than qualified to help you in all personal injury matters. We offer our services in legal matters pertaining to wrongful death, automobile and trucking accidents, product liability, and nursing home abuse and neglect.


Insurance companies often work hard to devalue your claim, so it’s important you have proper representation maximizing the value of your case. If you or a loved one has been injured, Chadwick & Lakerdas will fight for you, providing you with all the required services to award you as much financial compensation as possible.


You will not pay any legal fees until after we recover money for you and our consultations are always free.

Medical Malpractice


Our attorneys are exceedingly well equipped to represent those injured by medical malpractice and negligence. We handle cases involving birth injures, missed/delayed diagnoses, lack of informed consent, misread X-rays, slides, and ultrasounds, medical/pharmaceutical errors, spinal cord injuries, nursing home abuse and negligence, and many other areas of medical malpractice.


Our team diligently pursues the perpetrators of medical negligence, bringing our clients the compensation they deserve in a timely fashion. Our team has an outstanding track record of success against the most prominent hospitals and healthcare providers throughout Chicago and will make sure our clients get the help they need.


When it comes to compensation for an injury it’s important you seek guidance from experienced professionals who know the system; with over 30 years of experience Chadwick & Lakerdas is the perfect law firm for you.

Criminal Law


Criminal charges are never to be taken lightly and understanding the consequences of these charges is imperative for a successful resolution of your case. Chadwick & Lakerdas defends clients against charges including, but not limited to: traffic offenses, DUI offenses, drug related charges, gun charges and theft charges.


All these different types of charges require the expertise of lawyers familiar with criminal defense in Chicago; our attorneys have more than 30 years of successful practice in Chicago and are more than qualified to help you overcome the legal obstacles of a criminal charge.

We will provide you with a highly experienced attorney, protecting your rights and resolving your case with minimized legal consequences.


Our attorneys can defend you on a state and federal level, making Chadwick & Lakerdas the perfect law firm for your legal needs.




If you do not see your specific legal matter or feel that your matter does not fit into the categories above, please contact us for a free consultation and we will be happy to help you.
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