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Premises Injury Law

Homeowners, landlords, owners of retail stores and other commercial establishements, managers of apartment complexex, and owners of commercial property are responsible for mainting safe premises. When a property owner
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Personal Injury

If you or a member of your family has sustained a serious injury or fatal injury, it is important that you discuss your case with as experienced lawyer to see that no source of compensation is overlooked. Often such an event will
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Motor Vehicle Accidents

Car accidents are one of the most common causes of personal injury in the San Francisco Bay Area. If you or members of your family were injured in an auto collision, you may be dealing with medical treatments, and medical
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Uninsured/Under-Insured Motorists

It has been estimated that roughly one in three California motorists either have no insurance or what they have is insufficient. If you are injured as a result of collision with one of these drivers,
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What if multiple parties cause the accident?

San Mateo County Personal Injury Attorney Reuben Donig: So let’s start with the assumption that it’s multiple other parties and that you yourself were not partly at fault or what we call comparatively or contributory negligence. If other parties caused the accident, multiple other parties caused the accident, there’s a concept called joint and several liability. Under the law […]

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I feel that I have a strong case but I can’t pay for a law suit. What do I do?

So, one of the advantages in the American legal system is that you can hire a lawyer on a contingency fee. A contingency fee means the right of a lawyer to get paid for his time and his work is contingent, is dependent, on the outcome. Most attorneys who take injury cases do so on a contingency fee, or […]

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If I’m injured, does a lawsuit always have to be filed in order to receive to a settlement?

No, absolutely not. A lawsuit needs to be filed under certain circumstances. Number one, if you’re about to come to the end of the statutory period of time, the statute of limitations is about to expire, you have to file a lawsuit in order to preserve the claim. The other time when a lawsuit needs to be filed is […]

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Sample Problems and Solutions

  • The other side completely denies any liability at all
  • The other side denies full liability, and claims that you, or some other person was partly at fault
  • The other side denies that you were injured
  • The other side denies the full extent of your injuries
  • The other side claims that your injuries pre-existed the accident, and were not caused by the accident
  • The other side denies all or some of your income loss
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