The Village of Maywood, Illinois is located 17 miles west of downtown Chicago and 10 miles south of O’Hare International Airport. Given its easy access to I-290 and the fact that the Metra rail service runs through Maywood, the village is a popular community for commuters who work in Chicago. There are a variety of housing options in Maywood, including the apartments, townhouses, and single family homes.
Maywood is also home to the Cook County Fourth Municipal District Courthouse, which located at 1500 Maybrook Avenue, serves the following communities: Bellwood, Berkeley, Berwyn, Broadview, Brookfield, Cicero, Elgin/Joliet, Elmwood Park, Forest Park, Franklin Park, Hillside, LaGrange Park, Maywood, Maywood Park District, Melrose Park, Memorial Park, Northlake, North Riverside, Oak Park, River Forest, River Grove, River Forest, Riverside, Stone Park, and Westchester.
Maywood Park Racetrack located at 8600 West North Avenue in nearby Melrose Park. Maywood Park features a half-mile dirt oval, with the facility capable of seating at least 33,297. Maywood Park also offers horse stabling on the backstretch for 984 horses.
At Ankin Law Offices, LLC our Maywood personal injury lawyers focus on representing the victims of all types of personal injury accidents, including motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, wrongful death, premises liability, and product liability. We also help injured employees who were involved in a workplace accident with their workers’ compensation claims, and we help individuals with disabilities obtain social security disability benefits.
Motor vehicle accidents, including car accidents, motorcycle accidents and truck accidents are the most common type of personal injury claim. Given the fact that major interstates and other thoroughfares run though Maywood, it sees its fair share of auto accidents on Maywood roads. In most Maywood auto accidents, the injured party must provide that the defendant was negligent in order to obtain compensation for any injuries or damages, such as lost income and medical bills. The injured party, or plaintiff, must show that the defendant’s negligence was the proximate cause of both the accident and the plaintiff’s injuries.
Because the legal and factual issues involved with personal injury lawsuits, such as those involving car accidents, can be complex, a skilled Maywood car accident attorney like those at Ankin Law Offices, LLC can help guide you through the entire process.
If you or a loved one has been the victim of a personal injury accident, contact our office to schedule a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable Maywood personal injury attorneys. We are committed to helping each client with their specific legal issue – whether it be a personal injury lawsuit, motor vehicle accident, workers’ compensation claim, wrongful death lawsuit or a class action.