Litigating Personal Injury Cases–The Process

Justice involves holding negligent parties liable for negligence and recovering damages for accident victims, in personal injury claims. A common question among plaintiffs is, “How long do injury claims take to conclude or resolve?” A Fairfax personal injury attorney can help you estimate how long your claim can take if you’re an accident victim. A … Read more →

Resolving Common Forms of Elder Abuse and Neglect

Elder abuse can take many forms, explains elder abuse attorney Jeffrey Downey. Intentional acts of abuse or neglect can be legally actionable as elder abuse.  Most states, including Virginia, have definitions about what constitutes elder abuse.  In Virginia, abuse or neglect of an incapacitated adjust is a crime under Va. Code §18.2-369. (https://www.jeffdowney.com/basics-of-elder-abuse-and-neglect/) Often the … Read more →

Getting Justice for Personal Injuries in Fairfax County

Common Personal Injury Accidents some of the common accidents related to personal injury: Duties of a Personal Injury Accident Attorney The primary duty of a personal injury attorney is to safeguard the interests of their clients by: Explaining Clients Rights A personal injury accident attorney should explain how an accident and different legal issues can impact the … Read more →

How to Deal with a Car Accident Settlement Offers in Mclean

Car accidents often leave casualties with long term financial and non-financial challenges, including bodily injuries & disabilities, lost earning opportunities, loss of companionship to the bereaved, and more. If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, you should contact a car accident attorney in Mclean for legal help. An attorney … Read more →

Getting Justice for Personal Injuries in Fairfax County

Accidents seem to occur in our everyday life, but innocent people should not pay for the carelessness and recklessness of other people. If you’ve had injuries caused by an accident in Fairfax County, you should hold the responsible party liable by involving a Fairfax personal injury attorney. Fairfax County has a legal framework specializing in personal injury cases, … Read more →

Basics of Elder Abuse and Neglect

By some estimates, some 30% of elders in our long-term care system suffer some form of neglect.  When a family makes the choice to have an elderly family member enrolled in a nursing home, often it is because of the family is no longer able to care for the patient at home.  This entire process … Read more →

Filing A Birth-Related Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

It’s not uncommon for birth-related mistakes to happen. Such errors could occur be during labor or delivery. Any healthcare provider assisting an expectant mother to deliver should be able to make sound decisions. Unfortunately, mistakes do happen that jeopardize the life of the baby and its mother. Some of these errors can be prevented.  And … Read more →

Factors That Can Lead To A Nursing Home Negligence Claim

If you senior have suffered injuries due to negligence in a nursing home resident, the chances are that you are have considered or are contemplating taking a legal action. While this is possible, not everyone is aware of what may lead to a nursing home negligence claim. However, if you or your loved one is … Read more →