Monthly Archives: September 2015

A local lawyer may make a difference

Cases are filed either in the county whether the accident or event occurred, or the county where the defendant resides. They are not filed where the plaintiff lives, unless if the event that caused the lawsuit also occurred in the same county. There are hundreds of lawyers available, and many that advertise. Why may it […]

It is important to have a written agreement with your lawyer

Why is it important to have a written agreement with your lawyer, and what should it say?

See your doctor now, pay later

If you are injured in an accident but you do not have health insurance, or enough health insurance, you may be able to obtain medical treatment on a lien.  A medical lien means that the doctor or health care provider will provide you treatment and not charge you immediately after the treatment. The provider will […]

Even if the accident is partially your fault, you may recover damages

Accident victims sometimes feel that they are not entitled to recover damages– their medical bills, lost earnings, or their pain and suffering damages- if they were partially at fault for the accident. Fortunately, this is not the law in California. Under the law, if a plaintiff (the person suing for injuries or damages from an […]