Located approximately 22 miles West of Chicago, the village of Downers Grove is a great place to live and do business. You can easily move between Downers Grove and Chicago by rail and several other major expressways in about half an hour. This makes living here convenient if you have a job or business in Chicago.
It’s also home to many corporate and regional headquarters, including Pepperidge Farm, Advocate Aurora Health Care, and Dover Corporation among others. Furthermore, it is a very safe town and has been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Friendliest towns.
The Kryder Law Group has helped residents of Downers Grove for years. Our firm handles car, truck and motorcycle accidents for those injured in Downers Grove, Illinois. We also handle workers’ compensation claims, premises liability claims, medical malpractice and all types of personal injury claims.
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Downers Grove at a Glance
Founding Date: Downers Grove was founded in 1832 by Pierce Downer.
Population: 49,057 (as at 2019)
County In Illinois: DuPage
Notable People from Downers Grove:
Eric Lichaj, professional soccer player, currently with Hull City and also a member of the US national team
Nick Burdi (b. 1993), baseball player
David Edwards, a professional football player for the Los Angeles Rams.
Tony Granato, NHL player, head coach of Colorado Avalanche and University of Wisconsin
Collin Fernandez, professional soccer player
Lauren Frost, an actress best known as Ruby Mendel in Disney Channel Original Series Even Stevens and Disney Channel Original Movie The Even Stevens Movie
Henry Williams Blodgett (1821-1905), the United States federal judge and Illinois state representative
Eric Jagielo, baseball player
Cammi Granato, Olympic ice hockey champion, an inductee in Hockey Hall of Fame
Nancy Johnson, 2000 Summer Olympics gold medalist in the 10-metre air rifle.
Matt Jones, professional hockey player formerly with the Phoenix Coyotes(NHL)
Dan LeFevour, professional quarterback for Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League
Fred Faulkner Lester (1926–1945), was a hospital corpsman in the United States Navy and an awardee of the Medal of Honor.
Jim McDermott, U.S. representative representing Washington’s 7th congressional district since 1988
Randy Savage (1952-2011), Randall Mario Poffo, ring name “Macho Man”, former professional wrestler and actor
Bryan Mullins, former basketball player and current Men’s Basketball head coach at Southern Illinois University
Bill Novey (1948–1991), once head of special effects at Walt Disney Imagineering
Emo Philips, comedian
Joe Principe (b. 1974), the bass guitarist for Rise Against
Sandi Morris, pole vaulter, silver medalist at 2016 Olympics and 2017 World Championships
Denise Richards, an actress and former model. Starred in The World Is Not Enough, Wild Things, Denise Richards: It’s Complicated
John Ridgely (1909–1968), an actor who starred in Big Sleep, Air Force, and Destination Tokyo
Lanny Poffo, professional wrestler
Barbara Stock, actress. Starred in Spenser: For Hire, and Dallas
Matthew West, a contemporary Christian musician
Luther Ely Smith (1873–1951), founder of the Gateway Arch National Park
Joseph Tumpach (1912-1968), an Illinois state representative and motel owner
Downers Grove City Hall
801 Burlington Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Phone: (630) 434-5500
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8 AM – 5 PM
Chamber of Commerce
2001 Butterfield Road, Suite 105
The Esplanade at Locust Point
Downers Grove, Illinois 60515
Phone: (630) 968-4050
Office Hours: Monday – Friday; 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Local Businesses & Restaurants in Downers Grove
THE KRYDER LAW GROUP
Personal Injury Law Attorney
If you are involved in any personal injury claim in Downers Grove, you can seek legal help to get financial compensation for your losses by contacting the Kryder Law Group, LLC.
Address: 134 North LaSalle St.
Suite 1515 Chicago, Illinois 60602
Phone: (312) 598-0739
MEDX MEDICAL SOLUTIONS
67 E Madison St, STE 1603A #620
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: (312) 675-8401
MedX offers medical billing and full practice management solutions.
Why Residents of Downers Grove, Illinois Have Chosen The Kryder Law Group to Handle Their Personal Injury Cases
The Kryder Law Group is a personal injury law firm servicing Downers Grove, Illinois and surrounding areas. Each personal injury lawyer at The Kryder Law Group has years of experience and has handled hundreds of accident claims. Each auto injury attorney has handled car, truck, bus and motorcycle accidents in the Downers Grove area. In addition, the injury lawyers at The Kryder Law Group have handled work injuries, dog bite injuries, construction injuries, falls, nursing home neglect cases and many other types of injury claims for residents of Downers Grove, Illinois and surrounding neighborhoods. You can be confident each injury lawyer at The Kryder Law Group has the experience to handle your personal injury case and maximize the value of your personal injury settlement or jury verdict.
Hear from Personal Injury Attorney Andrew Kryder
Cases Handled by The Kryder Law Group for Residents of Downers Grove, Illinois
Commercial vehicle accidents with delivery trucks, Uber, Lyft, UPS, Fed Ex, Walmart and Amazon
Vicious Animal Attacks
Medical Malpractice, Birth Injuries, Failure to diagnose
Questions to Consider When Hiring a Downers Grove Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Injury Claim
1. Is it worth hiring a Downers Grove personal injury attorney for my auto accident or other personal injury claims?
If you have a serious injury, a lawyer can help you maximize your recovery. An experienced lawyer knows the value of your case and how to make an insurance company pay the maximum compensations for your pain and suffering. A Downers Grove personal injury lawyer can also help you recover lost wages and other compensation you may be entitled to.
2. How much is my injury claim worth?
Every case is different, but you may be entitled to lost wages, medical bills, future medical bills, disability, loss of a normal life compensation, money for pain and suffering. The personal injury lawyers at the Kryder Law Group can evaluate your case for free. If you are in Downers Grove and have questions regarding your auto or injury claim feel free to call us. The consultation is free and there is no charge for our work until we win your case.
3. How long will it take to settle my personal injury claim?
Some cases can be resolved quickly after your medical treatment has concluded. However, in other instances, cases can take longer if the injury causes permanent disability. The length of time a case resolves is heavily dependent on the length of your medical treatment. The longer and more extensive your medical care, the longer your case may take to resolve. If you live in Downers Grove, Illinois and would like to discuss your case call the Kryder Law Group for a free analysis of your case. It is important to understand your rights.
4. What Will I Get in My Free Personal Injury Consultation?
We like to understand the goals and expectations of every client before we begin. That is why the Kryder Law Group provides a free personal injury consultation to every client.
We will evaluate the strength or weakness of your case.
We will identify all compensation you can potentially recover.
We will evaluate the existence of available insurance.
We will discuss your injury and whether specialists are needed.
We will evaluate whether expert testimony is needed for your case.
We will listen to you and answer any questions you may have.
We can provide advice on the paperwork you may have received and what to do with it.
5. Can I get a loan on my Injury Case?
Attorneys are not allowed to loan their clients money, but some companies specialize in providing loans to victims of injury claims. Whether you qualify and the amount of the loan is up to the loan company. Your attorney can help you apply if you have an injury claim. Learn more information on this topic.