As a car accident lawyer respects might attest, no motor vehicle collisions are routine – every one is unique.  So you’re on your way to pick up the kids and you’re in a car accident.  You are immediately experiencing pain, and through the haze, you are told that the person who hit you was in a […]

Before filing a petition for expungement, a person should be aware that there are 3 main factors the court will consider before granting the petition. First, as a Shelby NC expungement lawyer might explain, the court will consider whether you meet the statutory requirements. Every expungement statute is a little different, however most require that a person […]

When an injured person seeks monetary recovery after a car accident or other incident causing physical harm due to the negligence of others, this will always involve a personal injury ‘claim’ but not necessarily a lawsuit.  In most cases, a lawsuit is filed only after an initial attempt has been made to settle the personal […]

A standard negligence claim has four basic parts: a duty existed, there was a breach of the duty (or standard of care), the defendant caused the chain of events to occur, and the plaintiff suffered damages as a result. The parts of the negligence claim can also be represented in the form of this basic […]

According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration, approximately 2.3 million people were injured in 2014 during what was likely one of the most frightening events of their lives: a car accident. Enduring severe or minor injuries may disrupt a person’s life. If you are among those statistics, you want to recover as soon […]