I’ve got your back, and we can get through this together. After his settlement, Earl was able to sell his farm and retire comfortably. You should remember that while you are in charge of your medical treatment, you should never ignore a doctor’s advice or fail to show up for scheduled appointments. The tactics may be different, but the goal is the same: to make you and your claim go away for as little money as possible. If an attorney promises you a specific dollar amount, I’d walk out of that lawyer’s office immediately.Read More
If your child has been seriously injured because of someone else's negligence, the combination of feelings of grief at the tragic event can be amplified by those of betrayal and deep anger. When we send our children to school, day care centers, nurseries and to visit friends, we understandably expect they will be cared for. All too many children are tragically injured because of carelessness in these settings.
Families should be afforded all resources to heal as best as possible. You can file for a compensation claim if your child has been injured on/due to:
- School buses
- Field trips
- Child sexual abuse
- Day care centers
We hope that our children never fall victim to serious accidents or injuries. Unfortunately, negligent individuals, property owners, and companies cause thousands of children to suffer fatal injuries each year in the United States. The livelihood and well-being of our most vulnerable population is often taken for granted for the sake of turning a profit, neglecting proper safety procedures and protocols in the process.
Taking Action To Assert Your Rights: Parents should not have to fear for their child’s safety when on the roadways, in the hospital, or on another person’s property. When the unthinkable happens to your child, you need a personal injury lawyer with the legal resources and experienced team of legal professionals to handle your case.
If you decide to hire a lawyer, he will be able to survey through this list and add the items that fit with your case. This will aid in the personal injury calculation and setting the right amount of money. Our child injury lawyers will bring their extensive experience and expertise to allow in the pursuit of justice for you and your child.
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Top Lawyers Pick
- Joe A. King, Jr.
- Rob Sullivan
- R. Scott Reisch
- Lisa C. Dumond
- Christopher D. Codling
- Joseph T. Calabria
- Jared R. Cooper
- Ted Kaplun
- Richard W. Vieth
- John C. Moylan, III
- Charlie Condon
- Dean P. Laing
Joe A. King, Jr.
As an attorney at Morris, King and Hodge, Joe A. King, Jr. is committed to representing clients in Northern Alabama, including Huntsville, Decatur, Athens, Muscle Shoals, Cullman, Madison and Florence. Mr. King dedicates his practice to personal injury and wrongful death cases involving motor vehicle accidents, chiropractor negligence and medical malpractice.After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in biology from The University of Alabama, Mr. King received a full academic scholarship to earn his Juris Doctor from The University of Alabama School of Law.As a personal injury attorney, Mr. King believes in having an open and honest relationship with clients. Building a strong case requires getting to know the people involved, and Mr. King pays strict attention to detail in order to bring about successful settlements and verdicts. For more than a decade, he has used his tenacity to litigate on behalf of his clients. His track record includes a $3.1 million award for a family who lost their teenager in a car accident as well as a $575,000 verdict for a victim of a negligent chiropractor. His accomplishments have earned him the honor of being named a Top 100 attorney by The National Trial Lawyers.Since his admission to the Alabama State Bar, Mr. King has served both his clients and his community; he serves on his churchs board of trustees and on the Huntsville Child Care Centers board. In addition, he served as secretary for the Madison County Bar Association. In his spare time, Mr. King enjoys cheering on The University of Alabama football team and spending time with his daughters.
After seven years at one of the Nations top product liability and personal injury law firms, the last two years as a partner, Rob opened his own law firm in 2009, eventually renamed Sullivan Law LLC in 2013. Throughout his legal career, Rob has handled wrongful death cases, as well as serious injury cases in a variety of areas, including products liability, railroad crossing accidents and automotive negligence. Robs practice is exclusively dedicated to representing injured persons and their families and is primarily focused in the area of products liability, trucking and railroad crossing litigation. As lead counsel, Rob has obtained a number of favorable results on behalf of injured people and their families. Rob was counsel in a 2005 verdict against Ford Motor Company where his client was awarded $17 million in damages due to a defect in a Ford vehicle; at the time, the highest personal injury award ever in Jacksonville, Florida. In addition, Rob obtained a seven-figure verdict against Ryder Truck Rental that was listed as one of the Top 20 verdicts of 2006 in Missouri. Rob also represented a family that was awarded a $7 million wrongful death verdict in a trucking case in Arkansas Federal Court in 2011, one of the highest wrongful death awards ever in that venue. Rob obtained another record verdict when his client was awarded a $15 million verdict in a boat explosion case, the highest plaintiffs verdict in Missouri for 2014 and the highest personal injury verdict ever awarded in that venue. In 2015 Rob obtained another record verdict with a $2.5 million award against Ryobi in a wrongful death case involving a lawnmower explosion in the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, a notoriously difficult venue for injury cases. In 2016, in Kansas City, Rob obtained a verdict against CrossFit Inc. becoming the first attorney ever to secure a verdict holding the international CrossFit Inc. responsible for injuries to a participant at one its 15,000+ worldwide affiliates. Rob is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has been selected as a Top 100 Litigator every year since 2007 by The American Trial Lawyers Association. The cases Rob has been involved in have resulted in settlements or verdicts in excess of $100 million. Rob is a former member of the Board of Governors for the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, serving for over ten years, and is the former Chair of the Executive Committee for the Railroad Law Section of the American Association for Justice. He is also a member of the Southern Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice. Rob has had numerous speaking engagements on a local and national level and has published several articles including articles published in the national publication Trial Magazine. Rob currently handles cases from coast to coast, including cases in Missouri, Maryland, Florida, Tennessee, Arkansas, Minnesota, Kansas, California, Oklahoma, Vermont and Illinois.
1600 Baltimore Avenue, Suite 200,, Kansas City MO 64108
R. Scott Reisch
Prior to founding his firm, The Reisch Law Firm, LLC, attorney R. Scott Reisch worked his way through the ranks of the United States Marine Corps. Serving initially as an artillery unit scout in 1988, Mr. Reisch attended school and graduated from the Naval Justice School. With his remaining career spent serving as a military prosecutor and defense counsel representing Marines accused of crimes, Mr. Reisch attained the rank of Major before leaving the military and founding his own firm.From that time Mr. Reisch has focused on representing individuals and corporations accused of criminal offenses in Colorado and federal courts across the country. He has tried over 200 criminal trials in municipal, state and federal courts and won acquittals for his clients in the vast majority of those cases. He has represented defendants in numerous high-profile cases alleging sexual assault, first-degree murder and other serious crimes. Mr. Reisch has also undertaken personal injury, air disaster litigation and FAA enforcement cases on a selective basis. His firm is located in Denver, Colorado.Scott Reisch is a trial attoney who tries cases and wins. He cannot guarantee a particular result at trial but he has achieved results in the past that are impressive. Most criminal defense attorney can go their entire career without ever having a not guilty to a first degree murder case. Mr. Reisch has had seven (7) in his career. This has come from hard work, preparation of the case and leaving no stone unturned. Being a pilot and the fact The Reisch Law Frim, LLC has their own plane we can be to anywhere in the state within an hour from leaving the airport in Denver. This not only allows us to represent people all over the state and surrounding states we actually save our clients money by flying ourself.
Lisa C. Dumond
Attorney Lisa C. Dumond founded her law firm, The Law Office of Lisa C. Dumond, LLC, because she wanted to make a difference in her clients lives. Today, she still believes in the value of honesty, integrity and service, and those principles guide her as she assists clients from Prospect, Waterbury, New Haven, Bethany, Woodbridge and the surrounding areas in Connecticut who face a wide range of legal challenges, including those that fall under the following practice areas:,• Family law, divorce, high-asset divorce and child custody,• Personal injury and civil litigation,• Real estate purchases, sales and refinancing,• Estate administration and wills,Ms. Dumond began her career as an attorney in 2010 after earning her law degree from Quinnipiac University School of Law and her approval to practice law in the state of Connecticut. However, Ms. Dumonds legal career began much earlier, as she had worked as a paralegal, gaining valuable experience for more than two decades.Since beginning her career as a lawyer, Ms. Dumond has quickly built a reputation as one of Connecticuts most promising new attorneys, which has earned her a Good rating from Avvo. In addition, she has already earned the respect of her peers, as evidenced by her position as an associate professor of legal studies at Post University.When Ms. Dumond is not in the courtroom or the classroom, she can often be found at legal events. She is a member of a number of organizations, including the American Bar Association, the Connecticut Bar Association and the Waterbury Bar Association.
Christopher D. Codling
Christopher Codling and trial partner, Robert Sparks, obtained the largest jury verdict in a pedestrian injury case in Hillsborough County history – an award of $30 million which was recognized as one of the largest verdicts in America in 2017. This record setting verdict came on the heels of various other million dollar litigation and settlements, establishing Christopher as one of the preeminent personal injury trial attorneys in the state.As a former lawyer for one of the nations largest insurance defense firms, Christophers expertise on the other side of the courtroom has made him invaluable in the pursuit of justice for his current clients when they are up against huge insurance corporations that wrongfully deny or underpay insurance claims. Christopher has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of his clients for cases involving wrongful death, negligence, medical malpractice, truck and auto accidents, insurance disputes, and commercial litigation.Christophers litigation success has recognized him among the top attorneys in the country as a Top Lawyers ‘Rising Star, on The National Black Lawyers Top 100 list and Expertises Best Personal Injury Lawyers in Tampa.A native of the Tampa Bay area, Christopher attended and played football at Florida State University and was a member of the 1993 National Championship team. After earning his Bachelor of Arts in Criminology, Chris attended law school at the University of Florida where he also served as an intern for some of the best trial lawyers in the State of Florida.Christopher is a member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. which actively participates and supports the community through various service projects that promote mens health, education and voter registration initiatives; the George Edgecomb Bar Association; the Hillsborough County Bar Association and the Florida Justice Association. Additionally, Chris is an avid hunter and fisherman who enjoys the outdoors when not practicing trial law.
Joseph T. Calabria
As a founding partner of Garruto & Calabria, Attorneys at Law, Joseph T. Calabria represents clients in Nutley, New Jersey, as well as those in Passaic, Bergen, Hudson, Essex, Union, Middlesex and Morris counties. He focuses his practice on workers compensation and personal injury, handling cases that involve the following matters: construction accidents, product liability, truck accidents, pedestrian knockdown accidents, slip-and-falls, motorcycle accidents, dog bite incidents and motorcycle accidents.Mr. Calabria graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Montclair State University in 1979. He later attended Seton Hall University School of Law, and received a Juris Doctor in 1988.With more than two decades of experience, Mr. Calabria understands the challenges people face after suffering a serious injury. Therefore, he takes a personalized approach to every case in order to establish his clients goals for the outcome. Mr. Calabria maintains open communication with his clients, allowing them to focus on their recovery while he focuses on their litigation. Using innovative arguments and reliable evidence, Mr. Calabria has a history of securing favorable settlements and verdicts on behalf of people who are victims of negligence. The Supreme Court of New Jersey has certified Mr. Calabria as a civil trial attorney.When he is not advocating for clients, Mr. Calabria serves as a court-appointed arbitrator in matters involving personal injury and contracts. He holds memberships with the Hudson County Bar Association and the Bergen County Bar Association. Mr. Calabria is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.
Jared R. Cooper
Focusing his practice exclusively on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, Jared R. Cooper is a partner at Robinson & Yablon, P.C. Located in New York City, he provides representation to clients throughout the greater metropolitan area who have suffered economic and noneconomic losses due to the negligence or recklessness of other persons or entities. The types of cases that Mr. Cooper has handled have arisen out of defective products, premises liability, truck and other motor vehicle crashes, construction site accidents, pedestrian knockdowns, and food borne illnesses. He has been able to obtain numerous sizable settlements and jury awards on behalf of his plaintiff clients. In addition to his courtroom skills, Mr. Cooper has extensive mediation experience, and he often seeks to have his clients reach accords through that alternative dispute resolution method.As an undergraduate, Mr. Cooper spent three years studying sociology at Colgate University in upstate New York. He then transferred to Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and in 2001, he received a Bachelor of Science in that major. A few years later, Mr. Cooper decided to pursue a legal education, and to that end, he enrolled at Seton Hall University School of Law. In 2008. Mr. Cooper was awarded his Juris Doctor.After his graduation from law school, Mr. Cooper joined a New Jersey firm and he spent a little more than a year there before becoming associated with a Mid-Atlantic regional civil litigation firm. He then was an attorney with two New York City firms before moving to Robinson & Yablon, P.C. in September 2014. Admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey, Mr. Cooper is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.
The co-founder of KaplunMarx in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, Ted Kaplun divides his practice between criminal defense and plaintiffs personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Admitted to practice before all Pennsylvania and New Jersey state courts, his clients come from both states. Mr. Kaplun is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.The types of matters Mr. Kaplun handles for his clients who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties have arisen out of incidents involving animal bites, truck and other motor vehicle crashes, premises liability, medical malpractice, pedestrian accidents, and nursing home abuse. In his criminal defense practice, he assists clients who have been charged by the state with misdemeanors or felonies such as drug possession or distribution, assault, criminal mischief, embezzlement and other white collar offenses, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, rape, robbery, weapons violations, domestic violence, arson, and murder.His successes in both of these areas have earned Mr. Kaplun the respect of his colleagues. He has received a 10.0 Superb peer review rating through Avvo, and he has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 as well as to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100. Mr. Kaplun has also been named to the Top 100 Lawyers list that is compiled annually by the American Society of Legal Advocates.Mr. Kaplun received a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance and real estate cum laude from the Fox School of Business at Temple University in 2005. After working in the food industry, he pursued a legal education at Temple University Beasley School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2011.
Richard W. Vieth
Bringing decades of experience to Henderson, Brandt & Vieth, P.A. attorney Richard W. Vieth serves people in Spartanburg, Union, Gaffney and Greenville, South Carolina. A native of the state, he has handled countless personal injury cases involving matters such as motor vehicle accidents, as well as criminal law issues, including DUI, drug violations and federal crimes.Having taken cases to both state and federal courts, Mr. Vieth is a fierce adversary in litigation. In fact, he was an attorney for the first federal arson case involving the death penalty. He is also known for his negotiation skills and ability to secure a fair settlement. For his many accomplishments, Mr. Vieth has earned the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell, and he has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in both criminal defense and personal injury.In 1969, Mr. Vieth earned a Bachelor of Arts and graduated cum laude from Spartanburg Methodist College. He then attended the University of South Carolina School of Law, graduating with a Juris Doctor in 1975. From 1969 to 1974, Mr. Vieth served in the U.S. Navy.Today, Mr. Vieth is a member of the American Bar Association and is admitted to practice in South Carolina. He formerly served as an instructor at Spartanburg Methodist College and took an active role with the South Carolina Bar.Mr. Vieth understands how overwhelming it is to face a legal issue that puts someones future or freedom on the line. He is devoted to ensuring clients receive the best possible representation, which includes clear communication and a respect for their wishes. AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
John C. Moylan, III
John C. Moylan III has been a lawyer for thirty years and has served the residents of South Carolina as a lawyer with Wyche, P.A. since 1995. Mr. Moylan represents individuals and businesses in both state and federal court in the areas of business litigation, personal injury, medical malpractice, cycling injuries, catastrophic slip and fall, and the representation of government entities.As an advocate for his clients, Mr. Moylan has appeared in a variety of periodicals including People Magazine, The New York Times, Newsweek magazine, The Washington Post and the Los Angeles Times. He has also been featured on several television shows such as Good Morning America, Anderson Cooper 360, Larry King Live, Fox News and MSNBC. He is also listed in the publication Best Lawyers in America.,Mr. Moylan has successfully litigated cases and has a noteworthy track record of obtaining large verdicts and settlements for many of his clients, including a multimillion dollar verdict for failure to diagnose a medical condition in a medical malpractice case. Mr. Moylan also secured a settlement of more than $1.5 million against a surgeon and hospital for an injured client. In a False Claims Act lawsuit, he secured the largest settlement in the states history for that time.After his graduation from Harvard Law School in 1987, Mr. Moylan was admitted the following year to The District of Columbia Bar as well as the South Carolina Bar. He understands the value of maintaining professional associations and is a member of the American Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar Association – for which he served on the Board of Delegates from 2002 to 2004 – the South Carolina Association for Justice and The John Belton ONeall Inn of Court. He has served as an elder in the Presbyterian Church and acted as PTO president of a local elementary school.Disclaimer: This publication includes references to, and descriptions of matters and legal decisions. Reference to these matters should not be considered as any sort of guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of any other legal matter, regardless of any similarities. The outcome of a particular case cannot be predicted upon past results, as every case is different and must be evaluated separately, upon a variety of factors unique to each case.The Best Lawyers in America® 2010. Copyright 2009 by Woodward/White, Inc. Aiken, SC
A criminal defense, personal injury and government relations attorney with Charlie Condon Law, Charlie Condon represents clients in South Carolina. A former district attorney of Berkeley and Charleston counties and an attorney general for South Carolina, he has a wealth of knowledge and courtroom experience on both sides of the aisle to help protect the rights of his clients. His firm is dedicated to providing each client with personalized, individual attention on every case.Mr. Condon graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Arts in 1975. He then attended Duke University School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor. Mr. Condon is admitted to practice in the state of South Carolina, and before the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, the Supreme Court of the United States and the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina.A passionate professional who is invested in his practice, Mr. Condon is a member of several legal organizations. These include the South Carolina Bar, the Charleston County Bar Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the American Bar Association and The South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.Throughout his career, Mr. Condon has worked with a variety of organizations, including the Republican Attorneys General Association, the South Carolina Circuit Solicitors Association, the South Carolina Securities Commission and the South Carolina Centers of Economic Excellence. He was also listed in The National Trial lawyers: Top 100.
880 Johnnie Dodds Blvd. Suite 1, Mount Pleasant SC 29464
Dean P. Laing
Dean P. Laing is the President and Managing Shareholder of the law firm of ONeil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C. a 40-attorney firm headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He has been with the Firm for more than 35 years, since graduating ,cum laude, from Marquette University Law School in 1983.