Lowe Eklund Wakefield staff to volunteer with local nonprofit Providence House

Posted by Anthony Moujaes on May 15, 2019 8:39:00 AM

The staff from Cleveland law firm Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA, is doing its part to help create stronger, more stable families this summer by volunteering at a local nonprofit that serves at-risk local children and families in crisis.

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Topics: General Firm News

How Does a Lawsuit Work? An Overview of the Civil Litigation Process

Posted by Anthony Moujaes on May 8, 2019 8:46:00 AM

When you're injured because of another person's mistake or recklessness and you're considering legal action, one of the many questions that often comes to mind is how a personal injury lawsuit works.

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Topics: personal injury, cleveland lawyer, legal basics

Lowe Eklund Wakefield to sponsor Special Spaces fundraiser for children battling serious illness

Posted by Anthony Moujaes on May 3, 2019 2:52:28 PM

Cleveland personal injury law firm Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA, is giving back to a special group of kids in May by supporting a local nonprofit that creates special spaces for kids battling serious illnesses. 

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How to Hire an Experienced Nursing Home Abuse Attorney

Posted by Anthony Moujaes on Apr 8, 2019 11:08:00 AM

 

One in every three nursing homes in the United States has been cited for abuse infractions or violations. Rectifying that negligent conduct may require legal action. Nursing home cases are complex legal matters that involve extensive legal experience and, oftentimes, intense investigation.

But how should a victim, or the family of a victim, start when looking for an experienced nursing home abuse attorney or nursing home negligence attorney in Ohio? When it comes to a nursing home abuse attorney for your case, choosing an experienced attorney to hire is like choosing any service, and a wise person conducts their research to help them make an informed decision.

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Topics: cleveland lawyer, nursing home injuries, legal basics

How can I get a replacement child safety seat after an auto accident?

Posted by Anthony Moujaes on Mar 26, 2019 1:59:05 PM

If you've been involved in a moderate or severe car crash, the aftermath of a collision can make treating injuries, paying medical bills, dealing with lost wages, or replacing your vehicle feel like an endless ordeal of stress. But an additional detail that new parents also must consider is how to replace your child's car safety seat. 

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Topics: car accidents, cleveland lawyer

Three Myths of Personal Injury Cases

Posted by Anthony Moujaes on Mar 14, 2019 1:52:09 PM

Should I hire a lawyer? How much time do I have to file a lawsuit? Is this case even worth the effort? Those are just some of the questions that come to mind if you're considering a personal injury claim.

There are many rumors and stigmas within personal injury law — and many of them are false. Few people understand the process of making a personal injury claim after an accident, or negotiating a settlement for their injuries and medical costs, so contacting an experienced attorney for an initial consultation is one of the first steps to get answers to the questions you have.

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Topics: personal injury, cleveland lawyer, legal basics

How Product Defect Attorneys Protect Ohio Consumers

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Feb 26, 2019 11:29:47 PM

Product Defect Attorneys Fight for the Rights of Ordinary Citizens

Every day, Ohioans suffer injuries due to defective products.  Vehicles, appliances, tools, work equipment, medicine—when any type of defective product gets into the marketplace it can cause serious harm to buyers, users, and third parties.  Fortunately, Ohio law allows product defect victims to fight back.

If you or your loved one suffered an injury caused by a defective product, Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA’s product defect attorneys can help you take action to recover the compensation you deserve.  While individuals like you routinely suffer when businesses sell defective products, Lowe Eklund has the resources and experience necessary to fight for what is right against large corporations and insurance companies.

Call or email for a free consultation regarding your product defect claims.

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Topics: product liability

What an SSD Lawyer Can Do for You

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Feb 9, 2019 8:15:00 PM

Chances are you have probably heard of Social Security and the Social Security Administration.  But, if you are like many people, you may not realize that the SSA administers to certain recipients besides retirees and the elderly.  The SSA also administers disability benefits through such programs as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI or SSD) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

If you are already confused, don’t worry: you are not alone.  When it comes to applying for benefits through the SSA, many applicants struggle.  Which program is right for you? What documentation do you need?  How do you appeal denials?  These are all questions that most people do not know how to answer.

With an experienced disability and SSD lawyer, though, you can rest easy knowing that your attorney will help you get the benefits to which you are entitled.  At Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA, clients with disabilities receive full-service regardless of your situation.  Whether considering filing, wondering about your options, or facing a recent denial of benefits, the Lowe Eklund team knows how to help.

Call or email now for a free initial consultation and find out what an SSD lawyer at Lowe Eklund can do for you.

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Topics: Social Security

Vape Pen Death Raises Alarms for Product Liability Attorneys

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Feb 9, 2019 2:20:59 PM

This week, consumers and product liability attorneys were shocked to hear about the death of a Texas man as the result of a defective vape pen.  Whether or not you use vape pen or similar devices yourself, chances are you know at least one person who does.  In light of the recent tragedy, millions are now left wondering, “What if a defective vape pen harmed me, my friends, or loved ones?”

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Topics: product liability

When You Need an SSI Lawyer

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Feb 2, 2019 11:57:59 AM

It is no secret that having an SSI lawyer can drastically improve your chances of a successful SSI claim.  As Cleveland disability attorneys, Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA helps many clients get the benefits they need through SSI and SSDI claims. 

And yet it is believed that many Ohioans who are eligible to receive SSI benefits do not get the assistance they need.  There are many reasons for this.  Countless individuals are unaware that the SSI program even exists.  Many more fail to file timely appeals for denied claims.  Others simply lack the resources or expertise to collect and submit appropriate documentation of their disabilities.

This does not have to be you!  An experienced disability or SSI lawyer can discuss your options with you, help you navigate the complex Social Security Administration filing and appeals processes, and protect your right to receive the benefits for which you are eligible.

If you or a loved one suffer from a disability and need to explore your benefits options, call Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA today to schedule your free consultation.  Or, to learn more about SSI benefits and whether they may be available for you, continue reading below.

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Topics: Disability