We all sign contracts – credit card apps, loan agreements, website disclosures. These sometimes contain provisions that I and my clients encounter in settlements of personal injury or wrongful death cases. These may provide that my clients, or you, agree to protect...
You have hired a lawyer because you are in a dispute. You want the matter to turn out a certain way – your way. There is something very important your lawyer needs to hear you say. Before I tell you what that is, here is a bit of perspective on resolving disputes.
I have litigated cases on behalf of good, responsible people who fell victim to the thoughtlessness of other folks who chose to violate safety rules. When followed, these written and unwritten rules allow us to travel our roads and highways for business and pleasure without harm to ourselves or to those we love
As a lawyer representing cyclists injured by negligent and often distracted drivers, I am acutely aware of the dangers posed by vehicles weighing thousands of pounds to the exposed riders of bicycles, motorcyclists, scooter riders and pedestrians.
“Why litigate? Because dueling is frowned upon this day and time – and, of course, the ultimate outcome of litigation is less, shall we say, personally costly!” So, we litigate as a more civilized form of resolving disputes..