§ 0.01 Short title
§ 1 Attorneys at law shall have a lien upon all claims, demands and …

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 770 ILCS 5 - Attorneys Lien Act

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.