State versus Federal Court for a Wrongful Death Claim

Categories: Wrongful Death

state vs federal courts

Wrongful Death Attorneys Explain the Importanct of Choosing the Right Court to File a Claim When one thinks of a personal injury case or wrongful death claim, they think of a state court. However, the opposing party or the plaintiff may attempt to move the case to federal court. In this instance, it is typically…

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How Long Can Negotiations Take in a Personal Injury Case?

Categories: Personal Injury

personal injury claim

Experienced Injury Attorneys Fighting on Behalf of Victims throughout Washington You are severely injured in an accident. Your sick leave has run dry, you do not have any form of income coming in, and more medical costs are around the corner. The recovery time for your injuries keeps extending, and you are unlikely ever to…

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Should You Settle Your Personal Injury Claim Before Going to Trial?

Categories: Personal Injury

personal injury claim

Experienced Washington Attorney Discusses Litigation and Your Personal Injury Case A personal injury case will go through various stages, and no two cases are the same. While there is a standardized procedure for personal injury claims, the point at which your case is completed and reaches a settlement could be much different from another case….

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What Compensation Might I Receive for a Catastrophic Injury Case?

Categories: Catastrophic Injury

scene of a catastrophic wreck

Personal Injury Attorneys Seeking Compensation for Victims of Catastrophic Injuries throughout the State of Washington A lawsuit based on a catastrophic injury presents a unique set of issues. Not only do you have past medical costs to account for, but you also have extensive future medical expenses and damages. If you have suffered a catastrophic…

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What Are Examples of Catastrophic Injuries Following a Car Accident?

Categories: Catastrophic Injury

woman being resuscitated after car accident

Car Accident Attorneys Serving Victims of Catastrophic Injuries across Washington State The media widely overuses the word “catastrophic.” However, when it comes to a motor vehicle accident, the term is acceptable, especially when the incident is severe and results in serious injuries. A catastrophic injury, from a legal standpoint, is one from which the victim…

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Can a Fitbit Prove a Catastrophic Injury?

Categories: Personal Injury

fitbit prove catastrophic injury

Personal Injury Attorneys Helping Prove Catastrophic Injuries for Victims in Washington State Wearable technology has become widely popular over the past few years. Even smartphone makers are now making wearable devices that connect to your phone so that you can text, email, and receive messages. One of the more popular forms of wearable technology is…

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What is a “Reasonable Person” – and How Does it Affect My Injury Case?

Categories: Personal Injury

calculating damages

Washington Attorneys Explain the “Reasonable Person” Standard in Personal Injury Cases In personal injury law, a “reasonable person” is a hypothetical individual created in legal fiction who is the representation of the standard care established by the courts and communicated through case law. This person is essentially the definition of what others should and would…

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Common Plaintiff Mistakes Made Immediately After the Accident

Categories: Personal Injury

plaintiff mistakes

Do you know what you should or shouldn’t do after an accident? Injury Attorneys Explain What to do Following an Accident on Washington Roads When plaintiffs attempt to handle their own accident cases, it is common for them to fail to collect the full amount of compensation that they are entitled to. A plaintiff could…

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