Personal Injury

Personal Injury Claims

Every tort claim, regardless of its basis, whether intentional, negligence, or strict liability, has two basic issues—liability and damages. Was the defendant liable for the damages you sustained, and, if so, what is the nature and extent of your damages? If you can prove liability and damages, our system of justice will award you compensation for your loss.

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What is a typical personal injury case?

Is there any other basis for personal injury besides negligence?

What happens if I file a lawsuit?

What will I get if I win my case?

What does it mean to settle a case?

Will the person who caused my injury get punished?

Does a personal injury lawsuit have to be filed within a certain amount of time?


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