You could be asked some very difficult questions when you are getting cross-examined. You need to be prepared to address the questions since it’s possible that your Orange County
An important component of any personal injury claim is the amount of pain and suffering a victim may have endured. A Newport Beach personal injury lawyer can help explain issues that
If you’ve lost a loved one due to an accident, a Newport Beach personal injury attorney can help evaluate whether you may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim on their behalf.
If you were injured after falling on another person’s property, a Orange County personal injury lawyer can conduct research to determine if there is enough evidence to prove the
Sometimes, injury claimants can be their own worst enemy in terms of a successful recovery of benefits. A personal injury lawyer in Newport Beach can offer advice about how to avoid
The request for an “independent medical examination” by the insurance company — more properly termed a “defense medical exam” — often makes claimants
If an accident claimant suffers a subsequent injury after filing a claim, this can seriously impact settlement value and/or their ability to prove their case. A personal injury attorney
If you’ve filed claim for benefits as a result of an accident, there’s a good chance the insurance company will ask you to submit to what’s called an “independent
“A 52 year old man and his 36 year old wife both sustained serious injuries requiring surgery due to objects falling off a truck traveling on the freeway.”
“A 37-year-old electrician sustained major head trauma after falling fifteen feet on to his head from a defective lift.”
“A 43 year old left leg amputee aggravated his prior back injuries when he was thrown from a horse”
Awarded: $850,000 which was $350,000 above the policy limits.
“A 53 year old Motorcycle rider was cut off by a driver on the freeway causing him to fall and shatter his ankle.”
“A 72-year-old grandmother, who fractured her left femur, was forced to go to trial by Allstate Insurance Company after being struck by a scooter while exiting the restroom of her Church.”
Awarded: $250,000 Jury Verdict
“A 12 year old boy was sexually molested by his Little League baseball coach who was convicted and sent to prison.”
Awarded: $4,000,000 judgment
“A 44 year old construction worker injured his back requiring surgery when his foot went through the flooring of his apartment complex walkway after a poor repair by management.”
Awarded: $500,000 eve of trial settlement
“A 35 year old painter lost his arm and sustained other serious injuries when his painting pole came in contact with 12,000 volts of electricity.”
Awarded: $7,200,000 pre-trial settlement
“A 49-year-old female who was rear-ended but did not seek medical care for three days, received compensation in the amount of $649,000 for her injuries.”
“A 40 year old motorcycle rider was cut off by a vehicle making an unsafe lane change causing a knee injury. The defendant’s insurance company played games and as a result ended up paying 3x the policy limits or $300,000.”
Awarded: $300,000 which was $200,000 over the defendant's policy limits.