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Results-Driven Personal Injury Attorneys
Areas We Serve

Serving Clients Across Central & Southern Illinois & St. Louis

Committed to the Full Protection of Your Rights & Interests

The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm has offices in Charleston, Illinois and St. Louis, Missouri. We have served clients across Southern Illinois and Missouri for over 25 years, fighting for outcomes that change their lives for the better. In fact, we have recovered millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for the injured and families who have lost loved ones due to negligence and wrongdoing.

As personal injury attorneys, we recognize the value of strategic negotiations and aggressive litigation, taking the approach that is most likely to yield an ideal result. Because we have over 100 years of collective experience and knowledge, we are able to tailor our legal services – and our approach – to each client’s needs.

Areas We Serve

While we have offices in Charleston, IL and St. Louis, MO, we are proud to serve clients throughout, but not limited to, the following cities:

Contact Us for Strong Legal Counsel

Whether you were injured in a motorcycle, truck, car, or other motor vehicle accident, have suffered harm caused by a defective product, experienced side effects from a dangerous drug, or lost a loved one due to nursing home abuse or medical malpractice, you can find the legal insight and guidance you need at The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm. We have the resources to take on any type of personal injury action against any opponent. We are recognized as battle-tested litigators who will stop at nothing to help our clients seek the justice they so rightfully deserve.

You can learn more about the areas we serve and our practice areas by continuing to review the information on this website, and you are always welcome to contact our offices. We offer a free initial consultation to discuss your concerns and the ways we can help you. You can trust our honesty and discretion as we tend to your needs.

Call (217) 394-5885 or fill out our online contact form today!

A History of success

millions recovered for our clients
  • Car Accident $16,550,000 Settlement

    Settlement for a family of four injured in a car accident in a highway construction zone.

  • Wrongful Death $5,900,000 Verdict

    Verdict for the wrongful death of a woman that passed away as a result of the negligent failure of a pathologist to diagnose histoplasmosis.

  • Hospital Negligence $5,400,000 Settlement

    Settlement involving the failure of doctors at an east-central Illinois hospital to diagnose and treat a brain abscess.

  • Medical Malpractice $4,000,000 Settlement
  • Tractor Injury and Death $2,400,000 Settlement
  • Medical Malpractice $2,100,000 Settlement
  • Truck Accident Resulting in Eye Injuries $2,000,000 Settlement
  • Product Liability $1,750,000 Settlement
  • Negligent Care $1,750,000 Verdict
  • Hospital Negligence $1,245,000 Settlement

The Right Attorney can Make a difference

  • Unwavering Dedication

    We will fight for a just outcome & won’t give up in the face of difficult or unexpected challenges.

  • A Record of Proven Results

    Over our hundred years of combined legal experience, we have recovered millions of dollars for injured clients.

  • Respected in Our Community

    When attorneys need an attorney, they call us. Over 200 attorneys routinely refer clients to our capable & qualified team.

  • Compassionate Advocacy

    We genuinely care about the outcome of your case & commit to standing by your side every step of the way. 

  • Committed to Our Clients

    We pride ourselves in going the extra mile to make all of our clients feel comfortable, well-informed, and secure.

  • Clear Communication

    Our attorneys are committed to actively listening to our clients and to setting realistic, justifiable expectations.

Client testimonials

  • “When everything was done, Billie took me aside and comforted me. This was not an easy case emotionally but she made sure we were ok. I loved Billie and would use her again. Hopefully, we never have to ...”

    - Shelli W.
  • “I could not have asked for a better experience. I was very hesitant to pursue this, but Billie made it all okay. Thank you!”

    - Shelly
  • “Overall my experience was quite positive. My attorney assured me that my experience and injuries deserved compensation. Most importantly I no longer had to speak with insurance companies. I would reco ...”

    - Jennifer B.
  • “I appreciated the hard work and dedication to my case. Dawn was great! I really appreciated her and all her hard work.”

    - Levi R.
  • “Highly recommended.”

    - Wendy G.
  • Super Lawyers
  • Rising Stars
  • 2021 Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates
  • American Association for Justice
  • The National Trial Lawyers Association
  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Expertise
  • Recommended by Peers for Leading Lawyers Network
  • Leading Lawyers Advisory Board Member