Month: June 2015

3 Crucial Things to Expect from a Criminal Attorney

Do you know what to do if you’re arrested? What about if you’ve been falsely accused of a committing a crime? Do you know where to seek legal advice? Under these circumstances, you’ll need the guidance of an experienced criminal defense attorney, whether you committed a crime or not. Here are three essential facts that you need to know about working with a defense lawyer: A criminal attorney will provide legal advice. When you’ve beenContinue reading

‘Who Should I Call After a Car Accident?’ and Other Questions to Ask If You’ve Been Hit

“Who should I call after a car accident?” This is a question you might ask yourself if you’ve been in a road crash. The moments after a car accident are critical, but for many people, they go by too quickly. If you were a victim of a car accident or semi truck accident on the road, then you may also be one of more than two million people each year facing an injury in aContinue reading

For Everyday Risk We Have Everyday Heroes Traffic Attorneys

When you get into your car every morning and plug in your iPod, put your coffee in the cup holder and start the car, it’s so routine, you probably don’t think twice about the risk you’re taking when you pull out into traffic. Especially in Los Angeles. It’s no secret the world isn’t all rainbows and bunnies, but it’s sometimes tough to remember the risk we take in our daily routines. It’s sometimes even harderContinue reading

How to Find a Great Lawyer

Maybe you’ve had an accident or have are struggling with financial issues, or maybe nothing has happened yet but there is always that “what if?” feeling in the back of your mind. Either way, it is always a good idea to have a lawyer on hand in case you need them. Many people believe that finding a lawyer is difficult, but really one just needs to go through a few simple steps. Why is findingContinue reading

3 Questions You Have to Ask Before Hiring an Adoption Lawyer

Hiring an adoption lawyer can be a great idea, but you have to ask a couple questions first. After all, adopting a child is a huge life change, and should be approached as cautiously as possible. It’s not the sort of thing that should ever be rushed. Here are just a few of the questions to ask family law attorneys before signing them on to help you adopt. What Are Your Qualifications? One of theContinue reading

Soccer Player Sues University of Illinois Over Head Injury

For many years, athletes from the smallest Pee-Wee football players to Super Bowl MVP’s were drilled with the mantra, “Walk it off!” Now that the dangers of concussions are finally entering the public consciousness, that old piece of sports wisdom is changing, albeit slowly. Now, athletes are fighting back against the institutions they say left them out to dry after dangerous head injuries. In Illinois, a former women’s college soccer player is suing her AlmaContinue reading

Why Choosing a Workmans Comp Lawyer is the Best Decision For You

In 2013, workers over three million occupational illnesses and injuries. If you found yourself in a similar situation you may be wondering when to get a workers comp attorney. In you may even be wondering why you need a Workmans Comp attorney. The simple fact is social security disability lawyers have the knowledge and experience in navigating the complicated legal system. So the question isn’t why you should be looking f

3 Things to Look for in a Catastrophic Injury Attorney

If you’ve been very seriously hurt in an accident, then you need to be thinking about a personal injury lawsuit to cover your expenses. If your injuries fall into a category called “catastrophic injuries” — most often including spinal or head damage — then you need to be very careful about the injury attorney you choose to represent you. Not just anyone with “attorney at law” after their name will be qualified to handle thisContinue reading

What to Do When an Insurance Company Denies Personal Injury Liability

In an ideal world, filing car accident claims, medical malpractice claims, workers compensation claims or anything along those lines would be simple. You’d simply let the other party know about their personal injury liability and they’d agree to a fair settlement. Unfortunately, that’s rarely the case — especially when you’re dealing with an insurance company that hires adjusters for the sole purpose of making sure the company has to pay out as little as possibleContinue reading