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  • Temporary protective order against you? Show up for court.

    Friday November 20th, 2015 It is important to know that when you don’t show up for court, a final protective order will be granted against you. Show up to court because you need to fight it. If the petitioner doesn’t show up for the final hearing the case against you is automatically dismissed. You ... Read more
  • Resist the Urge to Flee

    Thursday November 12th, 2015 Have you ever heard a reason that exonerates someone from a hit and run charge except where there was a reasonable belief that their personal safety was at risk? Even in that case, you are to call 911 as soon as it is safe to do so. Hit ... Read more
  • Be Wary of Early Settlement Offers In Car Accidents

    Wednesday October 28th, 2015 Be careful if you are offered a settlement from an insurance company. Make sure that any physical injuries you may have suffered have been treated, and that you have a doctor’s prognosis. Some injuries may not show up or reach their greatest level of discomfort until many days, weeks, or ... Read more
  • Don’t pay that traffic citation

    Tuesday October 27th, 2015 Whenever you have a traffic citation you should always consider going to court first. I know, who has time for court right? It is much easier to pay the fine for the traffic citation and move on with your life. However, many of the traffic citations carry points and hefty ... Read more
  • Whiplash

    Monday October 19th, 2015 This is a fairly common injury that occurs to a person’s neck following a sudden acceleration-deceleration force that causes unrestrained, rapid forward and backward movement of the head and neck. They are fairly commonly in car accidents. The term whiplash describes damage to both the bone structures and soft tissues, ... Read more
  • Recorded Statements – Not without my Lawyer

    Tuesday October 13th, 2015 When you have been in an accident that results in an injury, someone from the other party may call you to give a recorded statement. They may want to ask you questions about how the accident happened, how you got injured, and what your injuries were. They will inform you ... Read more
  • Witnesses can help your case

    Wednesday October 07th, 2015 Eyewitness testimony is not perfect, but it can always help your case. It is important to get witnesses in your case be it a car accident, slip and fall, criminal or domestic violence case. Witnesses can corroborate your story further validating your credibility. Most cases are he said/she said cases ... Read more
  • Don’t skip your doctor’s appointments

    Friday October 02nd, 2015 In any injury case where you are seeking treatment from a physical therapist or chiropractor, the value of your claim is affected by the consistency of your injury treatments. Imagine that I am claiming serious injury (if could be a car accident or slip and fall) and I don’t go ... Read more
  • Client Review

    Saturday September 26th, 2015 I used this law firm when I had a really bad accident. The whole process was seamless. I was kept informed of my options at all times, Chinwe made sure I received prompt care from trusted and reliable doctors and called to check on me the whole time. She also ... Read more
  • I will drop the court case against you.

    Thursday September 17th, 2015 I have spoken to a number of people who have upcoming court cases and they always inform me they don’t need an attorney because they have worked it out with the other party. These people are charged with serious cases such as assault, theft, malicious destruction of property, domestic ... Read more