This infographic explores the stages of a typical personal injury lawsuit. However, because each case is entirely unique, the process for your claim may be slightly different. The best way to learn what you can expect during your pursuit of compensation is through a one-on-one consultation with one of the experienced personal injury lawyers at our Atlanta office.
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According to the Governor's Office of Highway Safety in Georgia, fatal pedestrian accidents in our state increased 27% between 2007 and 2016, a time when fatalities for all other accidents saw a 14% decrease. 16% of all fatal motor vehicle accidents in Georgia in 2016 involved pedestrians, an increase of only 1% over 2015.
If you believe there are too many civil lawsuits in America, you are not alone. In fact. A recent poll found that 87% of Americans believe there are too many civil lawsuits, going so far as to call several of them “frivolous.” But here’s the problem: over the past 20 years, civil lawsuits have declined by 80%. And in this time, personal injury lawsuits have also helped save countless lives by holding negligent corporations accountable for their actions.
After a horrible accident, a catastrophic injury can lead to endless medical bills, rehabilitation, and more. In this presentation, we detail some of the catastrophic injuries that can occur and why they may require large amounts of compensation.
If you've been hurt in an accident, you may need the help of a personal injury lawyer. Take this quiz to see if our attorneys at Watkins, Lourie, Roll & Chance, PC can help you:
This week, the Georgia Court of Appeals published two opinions affirming the dismissals of personal injury cases for failure to comply with the requirements of the Georgia Tort Claims Act. In both cases, Judge Christopher McFa
In the short video below, Matthew – a client of ours – discusses the injury that brought him to our Atlanta law firm and his experience with our attorneys.
In this video, attorney Lance Lourie discusses one of his most gratifying cases, involving a young man who was struck by a drunk driver:
If you want to speak to an experienced Atlanta, Georgia personal injury lawyer, please call Watkins, Lourie, Roll & Chance, PC today at 404-760-7400 for a free consultation.
When birth control proves defective or poorly designed, the results can be catastrophic. Victims of defective birth control medication and devices have suffered intense pain, lost the ability to have children and, in some truly tragic cases, lost their lives.
So you can see why we take these cases so seriously. Women victimized by defective birth control deserve compassion and respect, but more than that, they deserve high-quality legal representation that will help them pursue the justice and compensation they deserve.