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Personal Injury Attorneys
Since first opening our doors at Theodoros & Rooth, P.C., in 1988, we have been focused entirely on providing kind and reliable representation for the wrongfully injured throughout northwest Indiana. We have dedicated our practice to personal injury case management, liability law and litigation procedures to turn us into the best possible legal representatives for our clients. You can use our experience, insight and knowledge to your advantage by letting us take the lead on your case and support you at every step.
Due to our efforts and commitment to excellence in all aspects of our practice, our team and law firm have been highly praised and recognized throughout the years. One attorney is AV Preeminent peer-review rated,* the highest rating, through Martindale-Hubbell; some of our attorneys have been selected for inclusion in Indiana Super Lawyers for multiple years; we have received a Best Law Firms recognition from Best Lawyers; and much more.
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How Can We Help You?
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Injuries caused by car crashes can have significant consequences. We help victims obtain compensation.
Medical Fraud And Unnecessary Surgeries
Unnecessary surgeries can be a result of misdiagnosis, negligence or other malpractice. When doctors cause patients harm, we are committed to keeping the community safe by holding them accountable.
From misdiagnoses to unnecessary surgeries, medical errors can cause lasting harm to patients. We have dedicated our practice to holding doctors and hospitals accountable.
Coping with the loss of a loved one is difficult. Our lawyers understand the additional stress of a legal battle, which is why we are here to fight for you every step of the way.
Nursing Home Negligence
When a loved one is not treated with the outstanding care they were promised, our attorneys step in to hold negligent parties responsible.
As consumers, we put our trust in products that promise to improve our lives. When those products cause harm, our attorneys fight for victims’ rights.
Our attorneys understand the lasting impact a catastrophic injury can have. We step in to ensure you and your loved ones get the justice you deserve.
Construction site injuries can result in lost wages and steep medical bills. Our attorneys can help you obtain compensation for your injuries.
Helping The Injured Is
In Our Family
First established more than 30 years ago, Theodoros & Rooth, P.C., has since become a third-generation firm. Perry W. Theodoros and his father, William Theodoros, partnered with Barry Rooth to open the firm in 1988. Since then, Perry’s son, William A. Theodoros, has joined the practice as well.
The Difference Is Clear
We offer a team approach to every case.
Best Lawyers named us to its Best Law Firms list in Indiana
We are highly respected by the legal community.
We offer free consultations and 24/7 availability.
We have more than 110 combined years of experience.
We offer award-winning representation.
Why Choose Us?
Becoming one of the most trusted personal injury law firms in northwest Indiana is not something that can be done solely with impressive case results. To earn our seat, we also had to prove to our clients and communities that we were genuinely compassionate professionals who wanted to win cases not just for the reputation gain but also for the betterment of our every client’s happiness and well-being. We have also pledged to stay involved with local community groups and organizations that uplift people in need, encourage togetherness and generally brighten peoples’ days. When you choose us to represent you for your personal injury claim, you will be selecting a team that provides unmatched legal skills and welcome moral support.
Tips, News And Updates
We are dedicated to helping our clients recover from their injuries and holding negligent parties accountable. At all times, we have our clients’ best interests in mind.
Our local community means everything to us. We enjoy supporting our local events and organizations that work hard to make a difference.
In Vanity Fair
Throughout our decades in practice, our team at Theodoros & Rooth, P.C., has been involved in some high-profile cases and claims of note. We have highlighted one of these to give you an idea of the level of litigation we can handle and the types of opponents we can take on. Our success has fueled our reputation as being hard-hitting northwest Indiana personal injury attorneys who will do whatever it takes to protect the injured.
Our Blog Posts
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The most common types of misdiagnoses
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