Why Won’t an Attorney Take My Slip & Fall Case?
Mitchell | January 4, 2023 | Personal Injury, Slip and Fall
You fell in a parking lot outside the neighborhood grocery store and injured yourself. Your friends and family keep telling you that the store should have to pay for your medical bills and injuries. Heeding their advice, you contact several lawyers to take your case, but nobody wants to handle it for you. You can’t… read more
How Is Loss of Consortium Claim Valued?
Mitchell | November 30, 2022 | Personal Injury
Calculating Damages If You Suffered Loss of Consortium After an accident with serious injury, the primary focus is on the injured party. However, the impact generally goes far beyond a single person. Those closest to the injury victim are often deeply affected. The person’s injury may alter their relationships including the one with their spouse…. read more
How Dangerous Is Offshore Work?
Mitchell | November 4, 2022 | Personal Injury
Factors that Make Offshore Work a Deadly Occupation Offshore work is one of the most dangerous occupations in the country. Oil rigs and other extraction platforms are the sites of countless accidents, injuries, and deaths each year. The work is grueling, often requiring long, relentless shifts, exposure to toxic chemicals, and dangerous hazards that can… read more
Representing Victims of Toxic Water at Camp Lejeune
Mitchell | October 12, 2022 | Personal Injury
Filing a Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Lawsuit Individuals who were exposed to the toxic water at the Camp Lejeune military base in North Carolina may have the right to compensation. Recently passed legislation known as the Camp Lejeune Justice Act enables people who were stationed at the base between August 1, 1953, and December 31,… read more
What Is the “One Bite Rule” in Alabama Dog Bite Cases?
Mitchell | September 26, 2022 | Alabama Law, Personal Injury
Understanding Your Rights If You Are Injured in a Dog Attack Getting attacked by a dog can be a scary and traumatizing experience. If you are bitten by a dog, you might be entitled to compensation for your injuries. It is important to consult with an experienced attorney as Alabama has several statutes regarding dog… read more
How Will a Lawyer Evaluate My Case?
Mitchell | August 30, 2022 | Personal Injury
Let’s say you’ve been injured in an accident, and you decide to talk with a personal injury lawyer to find out if you have a case. How does the lawyer decide whether to take your case or not? Most people have no idea what factors are used in evaluating injury cases. Hopefully this information will… read more
What is the Average Settlement For a Personal Injury?
Mitchell | March 30, 2021 | Personal Injury
Most people want to know who much they could receive for a personal injury claim. The truth is that personal injury settlements vary greatly. Some individuals might receive a few thousand dollars for their personal injury claim. Other settlements for injury cases total six figures or more. The amount of a settlement depends on numerous… read more
3 Elements of Standing to Sue
Mitchell | March 16, 2021 | Personal Injury
The standing to sue is a legal principle. In basic terms, it is the right to file a lawsuit against another party. Standing does not have anything to do with the disputed issues or the facts of the case. It is merely a determination of who has the right to file a lawsuit in court. … read more
Brain Stem Injuries: Causes, Short-Term Effects, and Long-Term Consequences
Mitchell | March 3, 2021 | Personal Injury
Brain injuries are complicated. Each region of the brain is responsible for controlling various parts of your body. Some regions of the brain allow you to process sensations, while others can contribute to different aspects of your personality. The brain stem lies at the base of the brain. It connects the brain to the spinal… read more
How Much Does It Cost to Hire a Lawyer?
Mitchell | January 7, 2021 | Personal Injury
Legal representation shouldn’t be reserved solely for dramatic situations worthy of their own HBO miniseries. It’s very possible that you will find yourself in need of legal representation at some point in your life. Car accidents, divorce negotiations, traffic violations, estate planning, slip & fall injuries, company mergers, and wrongful termination are just a few… read more