Elder Abuse Attorney
Our Belleville, IL elder abuse lawyers can fight for your rights
Do you believe an older family member is being abused? Not sure what to do about it? Or even what your legal options are? Cut through the confusion and get straight answers from an elder abuse attorney you can trust. Talk to a lawyer at Courtney ∙ Clark Law, P.C. in Belleville, Illinois.
Our legal team has years of experience handling complex legal cases involving elder law and the abuse of older adults in southern Illinois. We know how the legal system works, what questions to ask and what evidence to look for to build a strong legal case.
We know what to do because we've been doing this work in the Belleville area for decades. That's why we have such a stellar reputation and why we often receive referrals from other attorneys and former clients. People know they can trust us with such a sensitive legal matter.
Common types of elder abuse
Elder abuse can cover a wide range. Some of the most common forms of elder abuse include:
- Physical abuse
- Verbal abuse
- Psychological abuse
- Financial exploitation
Sometimes, it's a caregiver that's abusing your loved one. Other times, it may even be another family member. Whatever the circumstances, we can help you every step of the way.
Warning signs of elder abuse
There are many ways to tell that something might be wrong with your loved one. Common warning signs of elder abuse include:
- Sudden weight loss
- Sudden loss of appetite
- Sudden change in mood
- Unexplained injuries
- Unexplained illnesses
- Unexplained bills or receipts
If something seems wrong, call the police right away. Then contact us. We can help you explore all the legal options available to you.
We're focused on results
Investigating elder abuse allegations can be complicated, especially if you suspect your loved one is being abused by a caregiver or even another family member. Whatever the circumstances, we know what evidence to look for and how to build a strong, successful legal case.
Remember, the authorities investigating your elder abuse claim only care about getting to the bottom of what happened, not whether your family is fairly compensated for any financial losses due to elder abuse. That's our job and we're honored to do it for you.
Put your trust in an elder abuse lawyer who puts your family's needs first. Schedule your free case evaluation today with our Belleville, IL law firm. Your case matters here.