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PRACTICE AREAS

Personal Injury

  • Rideshare injuries (Lyft & Uber)

  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)

  • Automobile, pedestrian, motorcycle, bicycle, & truck accidents

  • Nursing home abuse & neglect

  • Premises liability

  • Wrongful death

  • Drunk driving accidents & dram shop liability

  • Dog bites

  • Mold exposure

  • Slip & fall injuries

Medical Malpractice

  • Birth injuries (cerebral palsy, Erb’s palsy, shoulder dystocia)

  • Failures to diagnose (failure to diagnose cancer, failure to diagnose heart attack)

  • Misdiagnosis (misdiagnosis of stroke, misdiagnosis of cardiac arrest)

  • Surgical mistakes (wrong site surgery, failure to remove surgical instruments)

  • Anesthesia mistakes

  • Medication errors (overmedication, failure to administer the correct medication, prescription errors, failure to predict drug interactions, prescribing drugs for non-FDA approved uses)

  • Emergency room errors

  • Charting errors

  • Misplaced or lost medical records

  • Failure to obtain or review test results

  • Improper diagnosis or treatment of post-operative infections

 

Defective Products & Medical Devices

  • Pharmaceutical products

  • Medical devices

Real Estate & Property

  • Residential & commercial closings

  • Refinancing

  • Quiet title actions

  • Foreclosure

  • Title insurance

  • Heirs property

  • Permitting, planning, & zoning

 

Toxic Exposure

  • Mold

  • Industrial solvents

  • Medical waste

  • Asbestos dust or fibers (work-related or from home renovations)

 

Construction

  • Water intrusion and leaking buildings

  • Window problems

  • Roof and building issues

  • Electrical problems

  • Siding issues, including: cementation, wood, vinyl

  • Masonry / brick / stucco failures

  • Structural failures

  • Air infiltration

  • Pavement and cement moisture infiltration issues

  • Problems with heating, ventilation, air-conditioning systems, and PTAC units

  • Contractor fraud and over-billing

  • Air and moisture infiltration

  • Mold

  • Termites

  • Fires

 

Business Formations and Transactions

  • Corporations, partnerships, LLC's, and S-Corp's

  • Contracts

  • Operating agreements

  • Licensing & permitting

  • Non-profit 501(c)(3) formation and compliance

 

Admiralty & Maritime Law

  • Seaman's Claims/ Jones Act

  • Recreational boating accidents & injuries

  • Commercial boating accidents & injuries

Criminal Defense

  • DUI, DUS, & other driving offenses

  • Drug possession & distribution

  • Misdemeanor offenses

Employment

  • Discrimination

  • Employment agreements

  • Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

  • Hostile work environment

  • Retaliation

  • Sexual harassment

  • Wrongful termination

Estate Planning

  • Wills

  • Trusts

  • Power of Attorney

  • Probate

Bad Faith & Insurance Disputes

  • Failure to deny coverage within a reasonable period of time

  • Failure to pay claims  

  • Failure to properly investigate

  • Lack of pertinent information communicated to the claimant

  • Failure to disclose policy limits

  • No attempt at a fair and reasonable settlement when liability is clear

  • Offer of a substantially lower settlement than the value of the claim

  • Lack of prompt or reasonable explanation for denial of a claim

  • Failure to negotiate or review the settlement of the claim with the claimant

  • Absence of a reasonable investigation into the claim

  • Failure to act upon denial or payment of the claim within a reasonable period of time

  • Unreasonable denial of coverage