Los Angeles, CA

Personal Injury

Demand Letter Response Time in Los Angeles, CA

A demand letter often is the first step in the negotiation process for a personal injury claim. Your personal injury lawyer prepares the demand letter to send to the insurance company. A typical demand letter contains: Summary of the facts of the case A description of your injuries, including whether you sustained permanent impairments because […]

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What Is Considered a “Reasonable Person” When It Comes to Negligence In Los Angeles? 

You may have heard of a “reasonable person” in the context of a personal injury lawsuit in California. But, who is this “reasonable person,” and why are they important? In a personal injury lawsuit based on negligence, the injured party must show that the defendant did not act like a “reasonable person” would have in […]

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What Happens if You Don’t Accept a Settlement Offer From the Insurance Company?

Knowing when to accept a settlement offer can be challenging. You want to recover as much money as possible for your injury claim. However, the insurance company’s goal is to pay as little as possible for your claim if it cannot find a way to deny the claim in full.  You are not legally required […]

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10 Things You Should Know Before Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit in California

In life, the more you know, the better off you are. When it pertains to personal injuries, hiring a competent legal firm can make your life must easier. You can learn about personal injury law and its complexities and attempt to navigate the court system. Or you can hire the best personal injury attorney Los Angeles. […]

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What’s the Difference Between Personal Injury and Property Damage Claims?

Property damage is damage to real or personal property. Real property is a fixed property, such as land or buildings. Personal property is a property that is movable, such as televisions, cars, boats, clothing, paintings, etc. Personal injury is an injury to the body, emotions, and mind (psychological). Most car accidents, even minor ones, result […]

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Reasons a California Personal Injury Lawyer Won’t Take Your Case

Hiring a Los Angeles personal injury attorney can significantly increase your chances of obtaining compensation for your injuries. But, even if you are injured, it may not be easy finding a lawyer to take your case. The following are common reasons why a California personal injury attorney may not offer to represent you. Too Much […]

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Personal Injury Cases: What types of damages are there?

Types of Personal Injury Cases Personal injury refers to injury to a person’s body, mind, or emotions rather than injury to property such as a home or car. There are two basic types of damages that are awarded in personal injury claims: compensatory and punitive. Compensatory Damages Most personal injury damages are classified as “compensatory” […]

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