Will County, Illinois
Nemeroff Law Offices proudly serves the residents of Will County. We routinely work on cases which are filed in Will County courts. Will County is the fourth largest county in the state of Illinois. The county has approximately 677,000 residents. Will County is divided into twenty-four townships. The county has a total area of 849 square miles, including 837 square miles of land and 12 square miles of water.
There are a number of colleges located in Will County, including Lewis University, University of St. Francis, Governors State University and Joliet Junior College.
Joliet is the home of a number of Will County casinos. The Hollywood Casino, 777 Hollywood Blvd., Joliet, IL 60436, Harrah's Joliet Casino, 151 N. Joliet St., Joliet, IL 60432 and Empress River Casino, 2300 Empress Drive, Joliet, IL 60434 are all located in the city of Joliet. These casinos attract thousands of visitors each day. Many different kinds of personal injury cases occur at these casino, including slip and fall accidents and motor vehicle accidents.
The court system in Will County, known as the 12th Judicial Circuit in Illinois, is comprised of many different divisions, including the Probate Division, the Domestic Relations Division, the Criminal Division, the Chancery Division and the Law Division, where most personal injury and medical practice cases are heard.
The main courthouse is at the Will County Courthouse, 14 West Jefferson, Joliet, IL 60432. Personal injury and medical cases are heard there along with two other court building, the Will County Court Annex located at 57 N. Ottawa, Joliet, IL 60432 and the River Valley Justice Center, 3208 West McDonough, Joliet, IL 60431. The building your case is assigned to depends upon which judge is assigned the case. The Clerk of the Will County Court is located at the main courthouse at 14 West Jefferson, Joliet, IL 60432.
All cases which go to the Appellate Court in Will County go to the Third District Appellate Court at 1004 Columbus Street, Ottawa, IL 61350. The Clerk of the Third District Appellate Court is located in this building. The Third District Appellate Court is comprised of seven appellate court justices who hear appeals from trial courts in 21 counties, including Will County.
Will County is home to three major hospitals, all of which treat patients who are injured in Will County motor vehicle accidents. These hospitals are:
- Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital is located at 500 Remington Blvd., Bolingbrook, IL 60440. It is an 148-bed community medical and surgical hospital. For questions or general information, call (630) 312-5000.
- Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center, 333 Madison Street, Joliet, IL 60435 is a 457-bed medical center that includes hospital facilities for adults and children. It is located at 333 Madison Street, Joliet, IL 60435. For questions or general information call (815) 725-7133.
- Silver Cross Hospital is a 289-bed hospital located at 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox, Illinois 60451. Due to its expansion, it is one of the newest hospitals in Will County. For questions or general information, call (815) 300-1100.
DANGEROUS ROADS IN WILL COUNTY:
Will County has several major interstate highways, including Interstate 55, known as the Stevenson Expressway, Interstate 57, Interstate 80 and Interstate 355.
These large Interstates are often the site for Will County semi-truck accidents. Many of the injuries sustained in a truck accident are serious such as spinal cord injuries, Traumatic brain injuries, amputation injures, multiple broken bones and death. If you are involved in a semi-truck related accident, contact a Will County Trucking Accident Injury Attorney. Accidents involving semitrucks and large trucks are among the most serious and deadly in the nation States.
Types of Common Truck Accidents:
- Semi-truck Driver Fatigue Accidents
- Semi-truck Defects Accidents
- Semi-truck Driver Error Accidents
- Semi-Truck Debris Accidents
- Truck Accident Wrongful Death
- Truck Driver DUI Accidents
- Truck distracted driving
The Will County truck accident, personal injury and motor vehicle attorneys at Nemeroff Law offices are renowned for our success and experience in personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits involving nursing home abuse and neglect, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, train accidents, workplace accidents and medical malpractice.
At the Will County personal injury and medical malpractice offices of Nemeroff Law Offices, we believe that all victims of negligence have the right to seek full and fair compensation for their injuries. If you believe that you or someone you know has a Will County injury claim, please contact us at 312-629-8800 or complete our Contact Us form online. The evaluation is free and confidential.