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Steven A. Sigmond

Personal injury Attorney at Chicago, IL

4.9   10 reviews
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  • Licensed for 38 years
    State IL
    Acquired 1985
    Status
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Steven

Learn Steven’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    75%
    Steven A. Sigmond has over 25 years experience representing injury victims in court. Every effort is made to resolve cases quickly. But when the insurance companies refuse to negotiate, as is too often the case, Steven A. Sigmond knows how to litigate. With over 50 jury trials to verdict in personal injury cases, he has a track record to prove that he'll "go to the mat" for his client if need be. Steven A. Sigmond know how to win personal injury cases.

    39 years, 5,000 cases

  2. Workers compensation
    25%
    If you've been hurt while working, know your rights. An experienced attorney can get you the compensation that the law allows.

    34 years, 1,000 cases

CHICAGO ACCIDENT LAWYER STEVEN A. SIGMOND, SUCCESSFULLY REPRESENTING INJURY VICTIMS FOR OVER 35 YEARS.

Experienced trial lawyer and advocate with over 35 years experience representing injured clients in personal injury cases and workers compensation claims.  I am dedicating to getting the best possible result in each and every case.

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Location

Law Office of Steven A. Sigmond, PC
345 N. Canal Suite
Suite 1208
Chicago, IL, 60606-1364

Reviews

4.9 / 5.0
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Posted by anonymous | June 11, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great, stress-free experience; wish I'd hired him sooner
Mr. Sigmond represented my case professionally, reliably and honestly, and did a stellar job even though our interaction was all long-distance. Before I found his office I was stressed out, as a no-fault car accident had caused some ongoing issues. The accident was in Illinois and I was from out of state, and the statute of limitations was nearly up. I had gotten some confusing/wrong advice from a different lawyer I'd spoken to and didn't know how to handle it. Finding Steven Sigmond's law office was a blessing and a relief, and thanks to his representation I ended up with the desired outcome. I only wish I'd found this office sooner, as it would have saved me a lot of worry.
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Posted by anonymous | April 12, 2018
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Excellent
Was a great call to engage Steven A Sigmond to help recover my damages done to my car and injuries to me resulting from a car accident. Steven successfully recovered my losses from the insurance companiy. Steven was very diligent, professional, and great to work with and I would recommend his services to anyone.
Posted by Melanye | November 2, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Lawyer
I contacted, consulted & hired; Steven Sigmond. He kept me informed on all aspects, of my lawsuit, along with reminding me of my choices regarding the law. Professionalism and his knowledge from beginning to end was exceptional. I will recommend and refer his services to anyone that is in need and know that without a doubt each case will be handled in the same manner.
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Posted by Latoya | October 30, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Awesome
Steven is great at what he does. I would definitely use him again and his team is awesome as well, Heather was very helpful in answering and questions.
Posted by anonymous | June 16, 2015
The only choice!
A family member recommended Steven Sigmond to me and I am glad I listened. He is the only choice when it comes to choosing a lawyer. He was kind, easy going, and explained everything. The whole process was easy and effortless for myself. I was very happy with his work and will only use him in the future.
Posted by anonymous | April 16, 2013
Nice guy who cares about his client
Steven took my very small case and did a good job. He took care of everything without me having to do or know much. He as responsive...while being brief. I have worked with many attorneys in different fields and can tell the good and the bad :-(
Posted by Melayna | May 22, 2012
A very Satisfied Client
I was very pleased with the outcome and proffessionalism of Mr. Sigmond. I had come to him with a case in which the previous lawyer I hired had not come through. Mr. Sigmond informed me there was a lot of mistakes and problems with the case and he would do his best. He actually resolved the matter in a very timely fashion and I was very satisfied and relieved.
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Posted by Brenda | May 15, 2012
Do Yourself a Favor... Hire Steve Sigmond!
I've hired Steven on multiple occasions and in every case, he has proven to be extremely competent, responsive, hard working, and effective. The best of the best!
Posted by Sylvia K. Kuzdzal | May 15, 2012
"My Lawyer"
I had the pleasure to work with Mr. Sigmund on several occasions. He had helped me with my divorce, a personal injury case, real estate closings, and he assisted with many other legal questions over the years. It is very comforting to know that I can always call “my lawyer” and to know that I can count on him to guide me through the legal intricacies of today’s world. He has repeatedly gone above and beyond my expectations and I have referred him to family and friends with full confidence that he will take care of them with the same professional courtesy that he has extended to me.
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Posted by Stacey C. | October 20, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
A big thank you...
Steve Sigmond was very professional and guided me through a seamless process. He was honest with me and very informative. He stayed on top of my case and answered all of my questions. He kept in touch with me and made sure that I was ok. Thanks Steve.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 15 minutes
  • Contingency 20%-33%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Law Office of Steven A. Sigmond
  • 1989 - Present
  • Law Clerk
  • Circuit Court Of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1983 - 1983

Education

  • University of Illinois College of Law
  • Juris Doctor
  • 1985
  • University of Illinois
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Johnson v. Mr. Bult's Inc.
  • $363,853.00 Jury Verdict for Plaintiff
  • (names withheld on all settlements)
  • $650,000.00 settlement at pre-trial mediation
  • (Names withheld on all settlements)
  • $267,500 settlement at pre-trial ($152,500 PI, $115,000 comp)
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Associations

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1986 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1986 - Present
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Chicago Bar Association, Solo/Small Firm Practitioners Committee
  • Chairman
  • 1998 - 1998
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 10 Attorney Award
  • National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • 2015
  • Distinguished 4.0 out of 5.0
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • Chairman, solo/small firm practice committee
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • 1998

Speaking Engagements

  • Seminar on lawyer office sharing
  • Moderator
  • 1999
  • Seminar on Dealing with client emergencies
  • Emergency situations: injuries & accidents
  • 1999
  • Seminar on small firm marketing
  • Moderator
  • 1998

Attorney endorsements

Received (13)
Given (5)
Endorse Steven
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Steve has been a superb personal injury lawyer for all the years that I have known him as a fellow personal injury attorney in the Chicago area. He demonstrates knowledge of the area, passion for his clients' interests, and has years of experience. I endorse him without reservation."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Steve is a smart, practical lawyer who can quickly get to the heart of the issue in any case to help assure that his clients receive swift, fair resolutions of their cases."
Unknown Attorney | May 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Workers compensation Attorney | Nov 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Sigmond is a knowledgeable and skilled attorney n the areas of workers compensation and personal injury. I have referred clients to him and will continue to do so in the furter, I highly endorse him."
Personal injury Attorney | Apr 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Workers compensation Attorney | Feb 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He really knows his craft!"
Personal injury Attorney | May 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Steven. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Unknown Attorney | Aug 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Attorney Sigmond. From his answers and time on Avvo, it is clear he is dedicated to serving those in need and his clients. It's rare that lawyers spend so much valuable time helping the community, for free, and I applaud him for doing it to such a great level. Kudos"
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Steven is a well respected and ethical lawyer in the field of personal injury."
Personal injury Attorney | May 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have read Attorney Sigmond's advice and answers to questions on this board and find them to be sound, intelligent and with insight. I endorse Attorney Sigmond."
Personal injury Attorney | May 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Steve is an excellent lawyer who cares for his clients and has a habit of carefully explaining to them what is going on with their cases. I very much endorse this lawyer. If you are looking for a lawyer who will make sure that your best interests are at the top of his priority list, who is experienced going to trial as well as negotiating settlements of both small and large cases and someone who will handle your case or claim like it was his own, talk to Steve. I would use him in a heartbeat to handle my own case."
Personal injury Attorney | May 02
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I enthusiastically endorse Steve Sigmond. I had the great fortune of working with Steve on several personal injury and workers compensation matters, and in that time I learned what it takes to be a successful, professional, ethical and client-driven attorney. His knowledge of the law and his dedication to protecting the rights of his clients really sets Steve apart from many of the personal injury attorneys in Chicago, an his long record of successful results is evidence of that. I would refer anyone with a personal injury, medical malpractice or workers compensation case to Steve Sigmond without hesitation. He offers first class legal representation in every sense."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Attorney Sigmond has a vast wealth of knowledge regarding Personal Injury law. He is dedicated to his practice and giving his clients the best representation available.I endorse this lawyer."
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