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Success Record
Timothy Shay

Successful Attorneys Serving Central Illinois

Since its inception in 1992, Shay & Associates Law Firm, LLC has helped thousands of central Illinois families and working men and women receive fair compensation for their injuries. Call us to learn how we can do the same for you.

Over $1 Million

$3,000,000 medical negligence claim against a central Illinois medical provider. The nurse practitioner failed to properly recognize, evaluate and order diagnostic testing of a chronic mid back pain. Within hours after his discharge the client became paraplegic. 2021
$3,000,000 institutional negligence settlement, 2017
$2,800,000 motor vehicle collision settlement, Macon County, 2001
$2,755,000 medical malpractice claim for patient’s death settled against a Central Illinois Hospital, 2022
$1,175,000 soft tissue motor vehicle accident, Macon County, 2020
$1,600,000 motor vehicle collision settlement, Sangamon County, 2013
$1,500,000 medical malpractice settlement, Champaign County, 2011
$1,000,000 medical malpractice settlement for policy limits against a Macon County obstetrician for negligent delivery of a fetus leading to permanent brain injury, 2015
$1,000,000 medical malpractice settlement, Macon County, 1997

Over $500,000

$975,000 medical malpractice settlement, Sangamon County, 2011
$950,000 nursing home neglect resulting in a decubitis ulcer, Central Illinois, 2021
$800,000 motor vehicle collision, Sangamon County 2018
$800,000 medical malpractice settlement against a central Illinois hospital for the suicide of a patient while under protective care and a suicide watch, 2017
$800,000 medical malpractice settlement against a medical provider of a correctional facility for its failure to timely diagnose and treat an inmate for colon-rectal cancer leading to his death, 2015
$796,000 motor vehicle collision, settlement, Sangamon County, 2018
$773,143 motor vehicle settlement, Knox County, 2006
$750,000 wrongful death medical malpractice claim in Montgomery County involving a failure to diagnose a heart attack, 2014
$550,000 medical malpractice settlement, Macon County, April 2012
$511,000 judgment, dog bite case, Sangamon County, 2012
$500,000 swimming pool accident settlement, Sangamon County, 2013
$500,000 motor vehicle collision, jury verdict, Sangamon County, 2007
$500,000 medical malpractice, jury verdict, Christian County, 2002
$500,000 medical malpractice settlement, Macon County, 2000

Over $200,000

$475,000 Medical Malpractice Settlement Sangamon County 2021
$450,000 injury to student’s eye by another student, settlement, Morgan County
$400,000 motor vehicle collision settlement, Madison County, 2003
$400,000 medical malpractice settlement, Macon County, 2001
$400,000 motor vehicle collision settlement, Macon County, 2007
$400,000 motor vehicle collision settlement, Christian County, 2007
$335,000 medical malpractice settlement, McLean County, 2007
$325,000 motor vehicle collision, Pike County against city 2020
$300,000 motor vehicle collision, Macon County 2021
$300,000 zip line accident resulting in jaw fractures, Macon County, 2016
$300,000 workers’ compensation settlement, Christian County, 2010
$278,500 motor vehicle collision settlement, Macon County, 2003
$275,000 auto injury in Macon County involving a fractured hip, 2014
$274,230 motor vehicle accident settlement, Macon County, 2008
$270,000 motor vehicle accident settlement, Coles County, 2011
$265,000 Workers Compensation occupational exposure, Tazewell County 2021
$250,000 lead paint exposure, settlement, Peoria County, 2018
$250,000 workers’ compensation settlement, Coles County, injured knee, 2009
$250,000 motor vehicle collision settlement, Macon County, 2002
$240,000 workers’ compensation settlement, Macon County, fractured foot, 2009
$228,000 premises liability, jury verdict, Macon County, 1993
$225,000 personal injury settlement, Sangamon County – May 2012
$221,177 workers’ compensation settlement, Coles County, 2010
$215,000 workers’ compensation settlement, Sangamon County, 2006
$210,000 (minor) ATV accident, Morgan County 2022
$210,000 workers’ compensation settlement, Macon County, injured shoulder, 2008
$200,000 motor vehicle collision, Sangamon County 2021
$200,000 (minor child) dog bite Macoupin County 2021
$200,000 medical malpractice settlement, Macon County, 2016
$200,000 wrongful death settlement, Champaign County, 2010

Over $100,000

$192,500 motor vehicle settlement Macon County, fractured leg, 2008
$180,000 nursing home neglect settlement, Champaign County, 2013
$175,000 premises liability claim involving a central Illinois university and its contractor, Macon County, 2021
$175,000 motor vehicle collision, Sangamon County 2018
$175,000 workers’ compensation settlement, Peoria County, fractured wrist, 2009
$165,000 (minor child) motor vehicle collision, Morgan County 2021
$161,330.14 Medical Malpractice case against Sangamon County nursing home 2022
$160,000 negligence, record jury verdict, Logan County, 1999
$150,000 motor vehicle collision, settlement, Macon County 2021
$150,000 workers’ compensation award, Sangamon County, injured shoulder, 2005
$140,000 motor vehicle accident settlement, Macon County, 2010
$135,000 motor vehicle collision, Sangamon County 2021
$125,000 slip and fall, Morgan County 2017
$125,000 personal injury jury award, Macon County, 2010
$124,146 workers’ compensation settlement, Sangamon County, 2011
$120,000 personal injury settlement, Sangamon County, 2017
$100,000 Workers Compensation settlement, Macon County 2022
$100,000 motor vehicle collision, Macon County 2021
$100,000 motor vehicle collision, settlement 2021
$100,000 sexual assault case settlement, Sangamon County, 2013

Permanent Total Disability Workers’ Compensation Awards

Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Sangamon County, 2017
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Logan County, 2016
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, back injury, Sangamon County, 2015
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Macon County, 2009
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation awards, Sangamon County, 2007 and 2003
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Sangamon County, 2007
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Macon County, 2006
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation awards, Macon County, 2005 and 2000
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Macon County, 2005
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Macon County, 2004
Permanent total disability workers’ compensation award, Macon County, 2002