Belleville, IL

Personal Injury Attorneys in Belleville, IL

Put Our Experienced Team on Your Side

Why do you need a trusted and proven Belleville personal injury lawyer? After suffering a serious personal injury, your total focus should be on healing, recovering, and putting your personal, social, and financial life back in order. Unfortunately, those responsible for your injury typically have a different view. They often want to minimize – if not eliminate — their risk, cost, and responsibility for your injury.

Deciding that you’re absolutely not going to allow those responsible for your pain, suffering, and loss to “add insult to your injuries” should be your first goal. Retaining a seasoned attorney at The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm should be your second.

To discuss your case and needs during a free consultation, call (217) 394-5885.

A Reputation for Excellence

Each Belleville personal injury attorney at The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm has the experience and in-depth knowledge needed to defend your rights, represent your interests, and preserve your quality of life – whether it’s at the negotiating table as we work tirelessly to get you the best possible settlement, or in the courtroom as we aggressively litigate your case in front of a jury and judge.

We take on cases in Belleville and throughout the state involving:

Discover How Our Belleville Injury Lawyers Can Help

Our reputation for excellence is a key reason why other law firms in Belleville and across Illinois refer their complex and sensitive personal injury cases to us. They know that we have the knowledge, skill, and tenacity it takes to help their clients achieve the best possible outcome.

Give the trusted and experienced personal injury lawyers at The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm a call today. Discover how we’ll help you focus on healing, recovering, and putting your life back in order – which is not just what you need, but it’s what you deserve.

Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with our experienced legal team!

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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