Mount Vernon, Illinois
The Harvey & Baker Law Firm, located in Mount Vernon, offers legal representation and counseling in the following practice areas:
Our family law attorneys work with families and individuals on family law matters including divorce, adoption, custody, child abuse, and modifications. We strive to offer our clients excellent legal services, and assist our clients and their families with finding counseling and other resources that will help to keep their lives moving forward.
Our experienced attorneys have represented numerous clients in appealing trial court orders
before the Fifth District Appellate Court for Illinois as well as the Illinois Supreme Court and other Illinois Appellate Courts.Said appeals have involved both interlocutory appeals taken in the middle of litigation as well as appeals from final orders.
As part of our personal injury practice, we represent individuals, including minor children and teenagers, who have suffered serious injuries from car accidents, dog bites, slip and falls, and other accidents. We are experienced in cases involving claims of defective products.
We handle a variety of medical malpractice claims including hospital negligence, nursing home negligence, improper treatment after surgery, defective medical products, diagnosis problems, surgical errors, and wrongful death.
Our lawyers are experienced in representing clients in a wide range of civil litigation cases ranging from contested divorce situations to highly unique cases such as contested elections.
The Harvey & Baker Law Firm has extensive experience litigating over mineral rights and oil and gas issues. We represent surface owners, mineral owners and lessees in a broad range of land and mineral rights issues.
We specialize in litigating in the area of elder exploitation
. If you suspect your loved one has been the victim of elder abuse, contact our office. We offer a comprehensive approach to stopping elder abuse which often includes not only making the abuser answer for his or her actions but also includes helping families strategize to prevent further abuse.
Corporate and Municipal Representation.
Our lawyers are experienced in representing both corporate client and municipalities in a wide variety of matters including litigation, contract negotiation and drafting, as well as risk assessment.