Chicago Elder Neglect Attorneys

Americans are living longer due to advances in science, technology, medicine and a better understanding of nutrition. With these longer life spans, it is becoming more and more common for elderly loved ones to spend years or even decades in nursing homes. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for negligence on the part of the nursing home staff to lead to life-threatening injuries.

At Steinberg, Goodman & Kalish, our Chicago nursing home abuse lawyers have decades of combined experience guiding individuals through the process of a personal injury lawsuit. Unfortunately, nursing homes might not go through the proper steps for background checks or new hire training. These unsavory or ill-trained workers can ultimately cause a great deal of harm to nursing home residents.

Attorneys for Elder Abuse

Unfortunately, nursing home abuse can come in many forms, including:

  • Sexual abuse
  • Physical abuse
  • Emotional abuse
  • Financial abuse
  • Psychological abuse

Additionally, an inattentive or negligent nursing home staff member might be responsible for other accidents or injuries such as:

If your elderly loved one was ignored or mistreated by nursing home staff members, it is important to hold those individuals responsible for their actions. We strive to ensure you recover the monetary compensation necessary to ensure your loved one can receive the proper medical care and attention. Our attorneys will also fight to guarantee a behavior change within the nursing home organization. We do not want to see any other residents injured in the same way.

Contact the Firm

If you have a loved one who has been injured due to nursing home negligence, schedule a free consultation with an attorney at Steinberg, Goodman & Kalish. We will examine your situation and provide an honest case evaluation. Call us at 888-325-7299 or contact us by completing our online form.