Being recognized by your legal peers is a true honor in our profession. So when a prestigious publication adds us to one of their elite lists, we feel quite humbled that others feel we can deliver good representation to our clients. Recently, both Jason Harms and myself (..Mack Babcock) were honored to be named to Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list for 2012. This is the second time I’ve been Continue Reading
Slip and Fall & Premises Liability
Slip and fall accidents - commonly caused by wet floors, footwear and clutter – can sometimes lead to serious injury, especially in the case of elderly citizens. Such accidents fall under premises liability law, and injured victims deserve compensation if negligence was a factor.
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Following an accident or injury, it could very well take years or even the rest of your life to deal with the effects. Considering the added expense and unexpected change to your life, you will certainly require substantial compensation for medical costs, lost wages as well as pain & suffering. Beyond the immediate challenge of your injury lies a heavy financial burden. Often times, Continue Reading
In a slip & fall or some other type of personal injury case, having video surveillance footage of your injury makes it much easier to prove liability. Consider the case of Julie, who went shopping a week before Christmas at a busy mall. While getting off an escalator at the mall, Julie slipped and fell forward, using her right hand to brace herself as she hit the ground. Immediately Continue Reading
Likely, you’ve seen ads on TV and billboards talking about asbestos exposure and mesothelioma, which is one of the more common side effects of being exposed to this dangerous substance. Mesothelioma is a cancer that eats the lining of the lungs or abdomen. Asbestosis (…scarring of lung tissue that eventually robs you of your ability to breathe) and lung cancer are a couple of other illnesses Continue Reading
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