Some Legal Terms Explained!

Some Legal Terms Explained!

Personal Injury

Injuries that are caused by negligence could result in a claim for damages. The standard jury instructions that have been approved by the Supreme Court of define negligence as follows:

“Negligence is the failure to use reasonable care. Reasonable care is that degree of care which a reasonably careful person would use under like circumstances. Negligence may consist either in doing something that a reasonably careful person would not do under like circumstances or in failing to do something that a reasonably careful person would do under like circumstances.” injury lawyers

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident caused by the negligence of another, we can help. Often, injuries result in lost income and unexpected medical bills. Even if you have insurance, dealing with these issues while recovering from the injuries can be overwhelming. We can answer your questions and explain your rights to you.

Injuries or death could result from:

Wrongful Death

If you have lost a loved one due to the negligence of another, we can help. Nothing is more tragic than the unnecessary loss of a life, and the team of lawyers are ready to help you deal with the legal issues you face during such a tragic time.

Products Liability

Injuries that are caused by a defective product could result in a claim for damages. The standard jury instructions that have been approved by the Supreme Court that a product is defective:

A product is unreasonably dangerous because of its design if the product fails to perform as safely as an ordinary consumer would expect when used as intended or in a manner reasonably foreseeable by the manufacturer or the risk of danger in the design outweighs the benefits.

We have been specializing in products liability for over 20 years. We have skillfully and successfully taken on teams of lawyers hired by the largest corporations in the United States. If you have a case involving a defective product, you need a team with the talent and experience of our firm fighting for you.

Will Contest

There are people out there who will come between you and the true intentions of a loved one. If this happens to you, we can help. We’re experienced in contesting wills and will fight for what should rightfully be yours. probate attorneys

There are three ways to contest a will:

A presumption of undue influence arises in cases where the person who benefits from the will has a confidential relationship with the person making the will and is active in procuring the will.

Undue influence can also occur in procuring other gifts such as deeds, bank accounts, or personal property.

If you think you have been cheated out of your inheritance, call us. We can help.

Social Security Disability

If you are ill, injured, or impaired and anticipate being out of work for 12 months or more, we may be able to help you win a Social Security disability claim.

We understand that applying for Social Security disability can be a long and complex process. That is why we are dedicated to lightening the burden during this already stressful time.

We can help you with your claim.

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