OTHER AREAS OF LAW

OTHER NEGLIGENCE CASES WE HANDLE

SLIP & FALLS

These cases involve a negligent or dangerous condition caused by some other person or entity. What act was done negligently, or what should have been done to prevent your accident?  Document medical treatment if injured.  This is one of the more common other areas of law we practice


DEFECTIVE PRODUCTS

Document the condition of the item when it was purchased, and the name of the manufacturer and seller.  Was it new or modified?  Product engineers may need to be retained. Document medical treatment if injured.

CONSTRUCTION ACCIDENTS

Similar to other negligent cases, factors to be evaluated include who is at fault, what could or should have been done, did the injured party cause or contribute, what are the injuries and were they caused by the alleged negligence?

DOG BITES

You need to know the name and address of the owner of the dog that caused your injury. Report the bite to the police.  Document medical treatment if injured.

WRONGFUL DEATHS

These cases have several components. Several experts may need to be retained.  Factors which need to be evaluated, include family monetary loss, and duration of pain and suffering.

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

Did the medical provider fail to do something which should have been done, or was something done improperly?  Other experts in the same field will be needed to render opinions.

OTHER LEGAL SERVICES WE PROVIDE

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Some cases are not appropriate for arbitration, but many types are.  Both mediation and arbitration are art forms, and may be valuable tools for resolution.

UNINSURED & UNDERINSURED MOTORIST CLAIMS

Different laws govern these types of claims when the motorist who causes your injuries is not identifiable, uninsured or under insured. These claims are based in Contract Law.

LIVING WILLS AND HEALTH PROXYS

Having a Living Will  & Health Proxy will make your wishes and preferences clear to your loved ones, and direct your medical providers in the event you are unable to express same.

CONTRACTS

Having competent counsel prepare or review any and all kinds of legal agreements, in advance, could save you considerable time, money and headaches later.  Franchise and rental agreements are just some examples of such.

OTHER LEGAL CONCERNS

We will review your auto insurance policy and provide legal advice regarding same.  We will help you with other legal issues, and can assist in finding you an expert if we are unfamiliar with your concern.

LAST WILLS & TESTAMENTS

Having  your Last Will properly prepared and executed can save your Estate and intended beneficiaries time and expense, and will notify the world of your wishes and intentions.