Even if he or she cannot represent you, the first lawyer you call may be able to refer you to someone who can. A referring attorney is ethically bound to refer you to someone who will zealously pursue your case. In addition, lawyers generally receive referral fees when they send clients to one another. A referred attorney may want to work less on your case if part of the settlement goes to t…
Finding The Best Injury Lawyers
And the first lawsuit has been filed in the Philadelphia building collapse. That lawsuit on behalf of Nadine White refers to the cause of the collapse as “an entirely preventable tragedy that resulted from gross recklessness.” Ms. White was buried in rubble but survived.
City officials have begun inspecting demolition sites around the city.
Tinnitus is an injury commonly resulting from trauma. If that trauma was caused by negligence, it can form the basis for a personal injury claim. Tinnitus can be caused by a car accident, a slip and fall, extremely loud noises, entry into the ear canal of a foreign object, and much more.
In the last few months I have been retained by people whose Tinnitus resulted from:
The Personal Injury Attorney and You
This chapter explores the various ways of finding a personal injury lawyer in the Delaware Valley. This may be the most important decision you make throughout the entire process of winning your personal injury claim. Some of the areas covered in this important topic include the initial consultation with a personal injury lawyer, the attorney’s f…
This blog continues our discussion of finding the best Montgomery County injury lawyer.
You can also check with your local bar association to find out if the lawyer you are considering has a good reputation. Some bar associations will not recommend attorneys as they prefer to remain neutral in this area.
If you cannot find the right lawyer through the recommendation of a…
This blog continues our discussion of finding the best injury lawyer in Delaware County.
If the lawyer you are thinking about hiring has a website, check it out. The lawyer’s website may tell you a lot about his or her personality, and it certainly should give you insight in to his or her areas of specialization. If there is something in the website that rubs you the wrong way,…
If you experience ringing in the ear that won’t go away, you may have Tinnitus. This sound is noticeable even in the absence of any external noise. Tinnitus means “ringing” in Latin. Tinnitus can result from any of a number of different causes.
slip and fall accidents
entry into the ear canal of a foreign object
extremely loud noises
Abraham Lincoln and the Ten Commandments of Cross Examination
During his years as a trial lawyer, Abraham Lincoln took on his share of criminal defense cases. Once he was defending a man charged with assault and battery. During the course of his cross examination of the prosecution’s star witness, he seemingly violated one of the Ten Commandments of Cross Examination: Do Not Ask T…
Facebook and Eye Injury Litigation
I attended a fascinating motion court hearing last week and got to listen in to an argument involving Facebook. The insurance company’s lawyer filed a motion requesting that the court order the plaintiff to turn over his Facebook password! It seems that the plaintiff’s public page showed him diving into a swimming pool. Given his claims of injury to…
Finding The Best Scranton Personal Injury Lawyer
An excellent way to find a personal injury lawyer if you are from Scranton is by contacting an attorney you know and asking for a referral.
A referring attorney is ethically bound to refer clients to someone who will zealously pursue the case. Therefore, you need to investigate the background of any lawyer you are considering for a…