Throughout the article, I have inserted questions and blank lines. Each is valid, and each has its advantages and disadvantages. The benefit of this arrangement is that you can get the treatment you need now, without any out-of-pocket expense. Then he’d sit us down to count what we had picked. In other claims, some key piece of evidence must be identified and obtained before I can get the insurance company to make an offer.Read More
I bet once in life you got caught into a situation where you slipped and fell over a sidewalk, and that you wondered: Can I sue someone because of this? And who would be liable? Now, if you are already looking for a guilty one, stop right there! Because you must think about what happened twice after making assumptions.
You must remember that in almost every personal injury case, there is an immense possibility of negligence; so, if you do think that you are not the one to blame, you need to be careful about this.
Remember! You must be careful about picking the right municipal department because some states are highly strict with public sues, and if you do commit any mistake, they can discard your claim.
Some people try to repair all the infrastructure damage after someone can demand, so you need to be quick and cunning, and make sure that you have all the evidence at the right moment.
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. Getting most of these awful experiences will save you a lot of financial problems.
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Top Lawyers Pick
- Justin Weinstein
- Jonathan E. Gold
- John J. McLaughlin
- Shaun Patrick Willis
- Jared O’Connor
- Jerry Eisdorfer
- William J. Maniatis
- James V. Usera
- Andrew S. Youman
- Dennis C. Peery
- William A. Gilbert
- Trent B. Speckhals
Attorney Justin Weinstein is the founder of Weinstein Legal in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Mr. Weinstein focuses his practice on personal injury protection claims, serving clients throughout the state of Florida. He handles matters involving automobile accidents, bicycle accidents, boating accidents, burn injuries, dog bites, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip and falls, traumatic brain injuries and truck accidents.Mr. Weinstein is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law and has been licensed to practice law in Florida since 2012. He gained legal experience in law school by serving as a judicial intern.Before founding his own practice in 2016, Mr. Weinstein spent several years practicing as an associate attorney at two Florida-based personal injury law firms. While in these roles, he continued to develop his legal skills in personal injury protection claims through activities such as conducting depositions and arguing motions. He is experienced in litigation, trial preparation and trial strategies, and has developed close relationships with medical professionals in the South Florida region. Mr. Weinstein is dedicated to fighting for the rights of individuals who have been injured or lost loved ones due to the negligence of another. He is committed to pursuing justice and works hard on behalf of his clients, providing guidance and ensuring they receive all available compensation for their injuries.Outside of the office, Mr. Weinstein enjoys participating in community organizations and activities. He co-founded the organization Connect for a Cause, a group comprised of professionals committed to giving back to charitable causes and organizations.
330 N. Andrews Ave, Suite 101,, Fort Lauderdale FL 33301
Jonathan E. Gold
Jonathan E. Gold is a partner at Gold & Gold, P.A. where he focuses his practice exclusively on personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, he represents Palm Beach County residents as well as those living in Miami-Dade and Broward counties who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties. The types of cases that Mr. Gold has handled have arisen out of incidents involving medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, nursing home abuse and defective products, and he has obtained many high-dollar jury awards and negotiated settlements for his clients.Mr. Gold is admitted to practice before all Florida and New York state courts. In addition, he is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the United States Court of Federal Claims. An active participant in several professional organizations, his memberships include the Palm Beach County Justice Association and the South Palm Beach County Bar Association. Highly regarded by his colleagues for his successful track record both in and out of the courtroom, Mr. Gold has received an Excellent peer review rating through Avvo.Majoring in political science, Mr. Gold attended the University of Florida and received a Bachelor of Arts in 2005. His obtained his legal education at the University of Miami School of Law, and in 2009, he was awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude. After working for a Miami civil litigation firm, Mr. Gold relocated to New York City and was an associate at an insurance defense firm, and that experience has given him an insight as to the types of tactics he might face when he now goes up against insurance companies.
John J. McLaughlin
John McLaughlin has been a partner with Wagner McLaughlin since 1976. He provides a unique perspective and passion in admiralty law, thanks to both his education and experience. Prior to passing the Bar, John earned a degree in marine engineering at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and worked as an engineer for several years before returning to his Washington, D.C. birthplace and joining the U.S. Department of Commerce as a Patent Examiner. Upon graduation from The National Law Center at George Washington University, he worked as an attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Admiralty and Shipping Section.Johns special area of practice is reflected in many of his professional activities, including leadership positions on admiralty and maritime law committees of both the American Bar Association and The Florida Bar, as well as membership in the Maritime Law Association of the United States. He is also a Diplomat of the Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute. John is a former member of the Board of Directors of the S.S. American Victory, a victory ship with an historical museum dedicated to merchant seamen.John is a member of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers and has been listed in Florida Legal Eliteand Florida Top Lawyer.A sustaining member of the American Association for Justice and the Florida Justice Association, he helped found Trial Lawyers for Public Justice, a national public interest law firm, and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and a past president of its Tampa Bay Chapter. By appointment of the Florida Governor, John has served on 13th Judicial Circuits Judicial Nominating Committee, as well as the 13th Judicial Circuits Grievance Committee.John is a frequent lecturer, having authored many articles on maritime law, automobile liability, and insurance law. Two of Johns sons, Kevin and Michael, practice with him as his partners.
Shaun Patrick Willis
A co-founder of the Grand Rapids-based Willis Law, attorney Shaun Willis focuses primarily on litigation, with emphasis on business, real estate and construction litigation. For more than 14 years, he has dedicated himself to representing the best interests of his clients. With offices in Grand Rapids, Paw Paw, South Haven and Kalamazoo, Mr. Willis is able to assist clients throughout Michigan. He is admitted to practice law in the state and federal courts of Michigan and the Michigan State Supreme Court.During college, Mr. Willis obtained a bachelors degree in aviation flight science from Western Michigan University as well as a minor in business. He earned his law degree from the Western Michigan University, Thomas M. Cooley Law School. In 2007, Mr. Willis was honored to be named as only one of six Michigan attorneys listed as Up and Coming Lawyers by Lawyers Weekly. In 2012-2016 the National Trial Lawyers Association named him one of the Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers. Mr. Willis is a member of the American Bar Association and the State Bar of Michigan. Mr. Willis is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. His firm, Willis Law has been recognized as a Best Law Firm by US News, and has been selected as one of the National Best & Brightest Companies to Work For. Mr. Willis is also dedicated to serving his community. He founded pro bono clinics at the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission and the Kalamazoo Public Library to ensure that even those who cannot afford an attorney receive necessary, dedicated legal assistance.Mr. Willis volunteers for the Corporal Christopher Kelly Willis Foundation where their mission is to provide college scholarships for kids whose parent has been killed or 100% disabled in a combat zone. Additionally, he serves on on the Board of Big Brothers Big Sisters, Ducks Unlimited, the Park Club of Kalamazoo and other organizations. He previously served as a member of the board of directors for the Kalamazoo County Bar Association. Mr. Willis also teaches seminars on real estate law, business litigation, and construction law, and has published multiple articles on these subjects.Mr. Willis and his wife Corrina, are members of Valley Family Church, and have 7 children, 4 boys and 3 girls.
Jared OConnor is an attorney at Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. where he focuses his practice on workers compensation and personal injurylitigation. His background also includes general civil appellate work. Located in the firms office in Manchester, New Hampshire, Mr. OConnor is admitted to practice before all New Hampshire state courts as well as before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire. He has been with his current firm since September 2015.In his workers compensation practice, Mr. OConnor represents clients throughout the state who have been injured in a workplace accident. While he often assists them with the preparation and filing of the required claim documentation, he also provides advocacy on their behalf in appeals hearings as well as in the courtroom in the event that the claims are disputed, delayed or denied by their employers or the insurance carriers. Mr. OConnors personal injury background comes into play in the event that the accident was caused by the negligence or recklessness of a nonemployer third party, which in some cases can lead to a lawsuit separate and distinct from the workers compensation claim.As an undergraduate, Mr. OConnor attended the University of New Hampshire, where he majored in English and philosophy and received a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in 1995. He subsequently decided to pursue a legal education and enrolled at Boston College Law School. He was the editor of the Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif before being awarded his Juris Doctor in 2003.
Jerry Eisdorfer, a partner with the law firm of Eisdorfer Eisdorfer & Eisdorfer, LLC, is a dedicated representative for his clients in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Mr. Eisdorfers practice of law is concentrated in the area of personal injury matters, helping people who have been harmed because of anothers negligence to obtain fair compensation. , Licensed to practice law for over 20 years, Mr. Eisdorfer graduated with his Juris Doctor from Rutgers School of Law - Newark. He is admitted to practice law before all of the state courts of New Jersey. Mr. Eisdorfer is also certified as a civil trial lawyer through the Board on Attorney Certification of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. , Mr. Eisdorfer has enjoyed a very successful legal career. He has reached settlements for his clients in many cases that exceeded $1 million. He has also won many six- and seven-figure jury verdicts. A representative case is a $2.1 million verdict for a driver who was seriously injured by a rock that fell off of a dump truck. In another matter, he represented a client through arbitration and received $900,000. In that case, Mr. Eisdorfers client was seriously injured when he fell into a hole in a parking lot. , Bilingual in English and Spanish, Mr. Eisdorfer is able to help his clients and provide them guidance in their own languages. He is an astute lawyer who is unafraid to litigate for his clients through court if necessary. Mr. Eisdorfer works hard for his clients from the very first meeting in order to try to secure them the settlements or verdicts they deserve for the injuries and losses they have sustained.
288 North Broad Street, Elizabeth NJ 7208
William J. Maniatis
Attorney William J. Maniatis founded his Manhattan law firm, William J. Maniatis, LLC, in 2003 with the goal of protecting the rights of victims of negligence living in New York City and the surrounding areas in southern New York. Today, he has a reputation as one of the states most dedicated and successful personal injury attorneys, which leads injured victims and families from the Bronx to Long Island and beyond to seek his help when pursuing compensation related to the following:,• Car, truck and motorcycle accidents,• Product and premises liability,• Defective drugs and medical devices,• Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases,• Birth injuries and nursing home abuse,• Municipal liability,• Construction accidents,• Wrongful death,Mr. Maniatis began his legal career in 1996 after earning his law degree from Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and his approvals to practice in the states of New York and New Jersey. After his admission to the bar, Mr. Maniatis went to work for the New York County Legal Aid Society. He then worked for two personal injury firms before founding his own firm. The experience he gained in all of those positions continues to benefit his firms clients today.Over the course of his 20-year legal career, Mr. Maniatis has earned the respect of both his clients and his peers. He is a regularly requested guest speaker at legal events, and he is an adjunct professor at his alma maters National Institute for Trial Advocacy program, where he teaches trial techniques. In addition, he is a valued member of a number of legal organizations.
James V. Usera
Attorney James V. Usera is a partner with the Harris, Wyatt & Amala, LLC, law firm in Salem, Oregon. A highly rated trial attorney with more than 10 years of legal experience, Mr. Usera focuses his practice primarily on personal injury law, devoting his time and resources to helping his clients recover the maximum amount of damages for the injuries and losses they incurred as the result of someone elses negligence.In addition, Mr. Usera represents those who stand accused of or are under investigation for any type of felony or misdemeanor offense, including DUI and traffic violations, drug crimes, sexual offenses, and more. In all cases, he is fully committed to working to do what is necessary to protect the rights and interests of those he serves while helping them achieve the most favorable outcomes possible for their legal challenges.A 2001 graduate of Southern Utah University with a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice, Mr. Usera attended Willamette University College of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2005. The Oregon State Bar admitted him to practice that same year, and Mr. Usera is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon.A consummate professional, Mr. Usera is active in a number of legal organizations, including the Marion County Bar Association, the Multnomah Bar Association and the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel. Regarded as one of the top trial attorneys in the region, he holds top ratings from AVVO, and he won the organizations Clients Choice Award in 2017. Recognized as an emerging leader in his field, he has also earned high marks from his peers for his impeccable professionalism and service.
Andrew S. Youman
As founding partner of Youman & Caputo, LLC, Andrew S. Youman handles whistleblower and medical malpractice cases for those in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding areas. Throughout his career, he has focused his practice on representing the rights of the catastrophically injured and has been involved in securing more than $500 million in settlements and verdicts over the two decades.Mr. Youman studied English at the University of Wisconsin, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in 1989. At Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, he earned a Juris Doctor in 1992 and continues to teach Civil Pretrial Practice as an adjunct faculty member. He is admitted to practice in all federal and state courts in Pennsylvania and before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. He is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Philadelphia Bar Association, the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and the Pennsylvania Association for Justice.A passionate advocate for the rights of the injured, Mr. Youman has been involved in drafting legislation known as the Pennsylvania Infant Crib Safety Act, requiring all cribs to meet safety standards. In 2010, he was appointed to the Civil Procedural Rules Committee of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania where he served the maximum allowed years preparing, revising and administrating the states rules for civil cases in the Courts of Common Pleas.As a skilled trial lawyer, Mr. Youman has been listed as one of the Top 100 lawyers in Pennsylvania. He is committed to obtaining maximum compensation for his clients.
Dennis C. Peery
Dennis Peery is a co-founder of the Law Offices of Tyler & Peery, located in San Antonio, Texas. Focusing his practice exclusively on personal injury matters, he represents clients throughout the state of Texas who have been injured by the negligent acts or omissions of others in matters involving medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, defective pharmaceutical products, nursing home neglect, oil field accidents, product liability and construction accidents.After receiving his Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas A&M University, Mr. Peery went on to attend St. Marys University School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1988. Upon graduation from law school, he served as an assistant district attorney with the Bexar County Criminal District Attorneys Office before co-founding his firm in 1990. Board-certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for more than 20 years, Mr. Peery is admitted to practice in Texas and before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. Highly regarded by his peers, he has been rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.A member of the San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association, Mr. Peery previously served as its president. He is also an active participant in the American Board of Trial Advocates, the San Antonio Bar Association, the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America and the American Association for Justice. Giving back to his community, Mr. Peery regularly volunteers his time to a variety of programs. He has coached youth sports, including Little League, helped disadvantaged families, served as a board member and as President of the Frio County Emergency Services District and served as the president of the finance council of St. Josephs Catholic Church in Devine, Texas.AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used 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 confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
William A. Gilbert
William A. (Bill) Gilbert is a trial lawyer whose practice focus is serious personal injury, wrongful death, professional negligence, product liability, employment law and civil rights litigation. Mr. Gilbert has litigated complex cases across the United States, Canada and Central and South America. His litigation achievements include a $716 million jury verdict in a wrongful death action involving the illegal sale of alcohol to minors.Bill has a unique prospective of the law, borne out of extensive life experience. Prior to becoming an attorney, Bill served in the military, worked on large cattle ranches in his home state of Montana, guided hunters and fisherman in Montana and Alaska, skied professionally, supervised crews on construction projects and spent four years serving the community as a deputy sheriff. Bill has traveled the world extensively following his dreams and passion, exploring, socializing, fishing, hunting and trekking in some of the most remote places on the planet. Bill has experienced the joy of parenthood and high of personal and professional success, as well as the daunting lows of personal tragedy and emotional and financial hardship. His diverse background and wealth of life experience give him a unique prospective on the law and its application to clients problems. This diversity has proven to be invaluable to the lawyers he works with and the clients he represents.In addition to being nominated by his peers as a Top Lawyer and listed as one of Top Attorneys in Washington through Seattle Met, Bill has been selected by his peers as one of the Top Lawyers in Spokane, and named as a Top 100 Lawyer in America. Bill has also earned the distinction of being lead counsel in a verdict award recognized as one of the Nations Top 100 Verdicts through The National Law Journal. Additionally, in recognition of his professional excellence and commitment to his clients, Bill has been inducted into the Worldwide Registry. Bill is also a faculty member of the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College where he teaches trial skills to fellow trial lawyers.Mr. Gilbert provides legal services to clients needing representation in serious personal injury and wrongful death cases, motor vehicle accidents, plane crash injuries, injuries and damages related to defective products, medical negligence, civil rights and employment law. For more information about William Gilbert, you may contact him directly at 509-321-0750, email: ,[email protected],, or visit http://wagilbert.com.
Trent B. Speckhals
Speckhals Law, P.C. has a national reputation for representing clients in serious injury and wrongful death cases. We are devoted to helping people and families who are facing life changing injuries or death.We consistently achieve superior results for our clients and have recovered for them tens of millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts. For more than twenty years we have been successfully representing our clients in medication error cases caused by pharmacy malpractice and prescription errors, cases involving defective and dangerous products, electrocutions, fires and explosions, drownings, deck collapses, dangerous premises and buildings, crashes and collisions. The cases we handle typically involve wrongful deaths, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, paralysis, burns, and permanent disfigurement.In addition to zealously representing clients, firm founder, Trent Speckhals, is an Adjunct Professor at Georgia State University College of Law. He teaches Law 6030, an advanced litigation skills course that prepares lawyers to effectively try cases. Trent is also a sought-out speaker, presenter, and writer. His prescription error article, Not What the Doctor Ordered, was published in TRIAL magazine. He and his cases have been covered by numerous media outlets including ABCs World News Tonight, the Atlanta Journal Constitution, CBS News, the Daily Report, ABC News, and USA Today, including his most recent verdict for $5,350,000 in a drunk driving case.