At Clewis & Associates, P.C. a significant portion of our practice is dedicated to helping elderly victims of nursing home abuse and neglect. We have significant experience in cases involving bed sores, falls, dehydration, malnutrition, and sexual assault. The incidence of elder abuse and nursing home neglect in Illinois is staggering. If your loved one is a victim of neglect or abuse in a nursing home, or other long term residential facility, we can investigate the injury. We examine the nursing home history and any violation of federal and state law. Once a lawsuit is filed, we examine the care, staffing, training and allocation of financial resources to determine the root cause of the abuse and neglect. It is import to contact an experienced attorney so that proper steps can be taken as soon as possible to determine if you or your loved one has been abused or neglected by a nursing home.