There are two main ways to pursue compensation for an injury that was caused by someone else: negotiate a settlement, often with an insurance company, or file a lawsuit so a jury can determine how to resolve the situation.
While both verdicts and settlements… Read More
Were you involved in a car accident in New Jersey and had your claim denied by the insurance company? Unfortunately, this is a far too common occurrence in the Garden State and throughout the country.
The good news is you may still be able to pursue… Read More
Meeting with a lawyer for a free consultation after a serious car accident can be intimidating, especially if it is your first time meeting with a legal professional. You may be unsure of what questions you should ask and what questions can be answered.
At… Read More
The purpose of mediation is to try and resolve a dispute before going to trial. Sometimes mediation is voluntary, however, it is usually required before a judge will allow your case to go to trial. This is generally the last chance to avoid a trial, which… Read More
Insurance companies are known for trying to save money by offering personal injury victims much less compensation than their claims may be worth. However, you do not have to accept the first settlement offer if you disagree with it. In fact, for an attorney,… Read More
If you or someone you care for was injured in an accident, it is important that you preserve certain documentation to prove how the damages occurred, the severity of the injuries sustained and other financial losses. Discussing your situation with a knowledgeable… Read More
Sometimes it seems as if you are signing your life away when you sign your name to a liability waiver to join a gym or participate in other activities. However, what happens if you are injured due to the negligence of the gym or other party?
Although… Read More
When someone suffers an injury in a slip and fall accident at a retail store, restaurant, neighbor’s house or anyone else’s property, he or she may be able to file a claim for compensation. It is possible the injury was caused by the property owner’s… Read More
Understanding gross negligence is critical if you or a loved one were seriously injured in an accident. Victims of gross negligence often obtain more compensation compared to victims of ordinary negligence. Depending on the details of your claim, it can… Read More
If you or someone you love was injured in an accident, it is important to speak to a qualified injury lawyer before communicating with the insurance companies. Having legal representation on your side could make a significant difference in whether you… Read More