Alton, IL

Alton Personal Injury Lawyers

Over 100 Years of Collective Experience

After suffering a serious personal injury, it can be difficult – or more likely, impossible – to clearly, completely, and accurately estimate your long-term financial impact. And that’s why you need an experienced Alton personal injury lawyer you can trust to fight for your rights, defend your interests, and hold those responsible for your pain, suffering, and financial losses to account.

At The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm, we have the proven experience, in-depth knowledge, and expansive resources you need for the journey ahead. You can rest easy knowing that you have a loyal team at your side every step of the way, so you can focus on what truly matters at this critical time: healing, recovering, and restoring your quality of life as safely and appropriately as possible.

For a free review of your claim, call (217) 394-5885. We’re ready to listen.

A Reputation Built on Results

At The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm, the trained and dedicated members of our Alton personal injury attorney team ensure that those responsible for your injuries don’t try and block you from being fairly and equitably compensated for your costs and losses. On the contrary, as soon as defendants see that our firm is involved in a case, they tend to become practically reasonable rather than pointlessly confrontational. They know that obstacles and intimidation only further our resolve.

Trusted by Law Firms

While we are privileged and honored to have a legacy of satisfied clients who vouch for our integrity, professionalism, knowledge, and experience, we’re just as proud to note that other law firms across Illinois routinely send us cases involving complex personal injury cases. They know we have the ability and resources to pursue the best possible outcome, and help their clients restore their quality of life.

Call for Experienced Counsel in Alton, IL

A serious personal injury can result from a variety of events, including those involving auto, truck, or boat accidents, dog bites, slips or falls, dangerous products or drugs, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, and many others. Our team can handle cases such as these in and around the Alton area of Illinois. We know the law, local courts, and opposing counsel, and we fight for our clients with care and compassion.

Contact The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm today and discover why individuals and law firms in Alton rely on us to get the results they want, need, and deserve!

Recognized as a top-tier law firm

  • 2021 Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"
    2021 Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"
  • Super Lawyers
    Super Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers Association
    The National Trial Lawyers Association
  • Best Lawyers In America
    Best Lawyers In America
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates
    Multi-Million Dollar Advocates
  • Rising Stars
    Rising Stars
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Leading Lawyers Advisory Board Member
    Leading Lawyers Advisory Board Member
  • Recommended by Peers for Leading Lawyers Network
    Recommended by Peers for Leading Lawyers Network
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
    AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®


Millions Recovered For Our Clients
  • Car Accident $16,550,000 Settlement

    Settlement for a family of four involved in a single car wreck in a highway construction zone.

  • Wrongful Death $5,900,000 Verdict

    Verdict for the wrongful death of a woman 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

    Settlement for a medical malpractice claim in downstate Illinois.

  • Tractor Trailer Injury and Death $2,400,000 Settlement

    Settlement for an Illinois tractor trailer injury resulting in death.

  • Medical Malpractice $2,100,000 Settlement

    Settlement for North Central Illinois medical malpractice case.

  • Truck Accident Resulting in Eye Injuries $2,000,000 Settlement

    Settlement of an accident involving a delivery truck with a pickup truck.

  • Product Liability $1,750,000 Settlement

    Settlement for a man who lost both legs in a baler that had been improperly modified.

  • Negligent Care $1,750,000 Verdict

    Verdict for a case involving negligent podiatric care provided to the manager of a fast food restaurant.

  • Hospital Negligence $1,245,000 Settlement

    Settlement for the failure by emergency room doctors to diagnose occluded carotid arteries and the stroke suffered by the patient as a result.


  • Unwavering Dedication

    We will fight for a just outcome on your behalf, and 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.


The Opinions That Matter Most
  • “I highly recommend Bill Tapella to anyone in need of an honest hardworking attorney that can get the job done and find your closure.”

    - Betty “Jane” B.
  • “When I got hurt, I almost lost everything. Bill Tapella was there for me and helped me put my life together.”

    - Brenda M.
  • “Bill is very hard-working and he has a great team as well. They go above and beyond.”

    - Donna S.

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