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Do You Have a Personal Injury Case?

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Oct 31, 2016 11:35:01 AM

If you find yourself wondering if you have a case, chances are, something horrible happened, and you're looking to put the pieces back together. If you're looking for financial compensation and to obtain justice, the first step is to determine whether a case exists. A formal personal injury case typically starts when a private individual (the "plaintiff") files a civil "complaint" against another person, business, corporation, or government agency (the "defendant"), alleging that they acted carelessly or irresponsibly in connection with an accident or injury that caused harm.

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How to Find the Best Cleveland Personal Injury Attorneys

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Oct 31, 2016 11:30:27 AM

It is no surprise that when you or a loved one are injured you want the best Cleveland personal injury attorneys representing you and your family in court.  Having the right lawyer in your time of need can help to maximize your recovery, minimize your stress, and improve your life in the aftermath of personal injuries both large and small.

What Do the Best Cleveland Personal Injury Attorneys Have in Common?

Earlier this month, we discussed how personal injury victims should approach hiring a lawyer.  Today we want to dig a little deeper and discuss what you should be looking for when evaluating personal injury attorneys.  While every lawyer will have their own strengths and style, there are a few traits that exceptional lawyers have in common.

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Topics: personal injury, cleveland lawyer

The Best Attorneys in Cleveland Are Board Certified

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Oct 30, 2016 7:22:38 PM

 In this video by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, we learn why it's important to select a qualified trial attorney to represent you. James A. Lowe of Lowe Eklund Wakefield in Cleveland, OH, is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law, which signifies a higher level of professional competence in personal injury cases.

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Defective Products: You’re On Notice

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Aug 24, 2016 12:22:27 PM

 

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Topics: product recalls

Meet Carly, Lowe Eklund's New Disability Attorney.

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Aug 24, 2016 11:41:51 AM

Meet Carly A. Ibold

Carly A. Ibold joins the team as an associate attorney. She will  focus her practice on Workers’ Compensation and Social Security disability.

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Topics: Disability, Social Security, Workers' compensation

Social Security Disability FAQs

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Aug 23, 2016 4:02:54 PM

Want to know what to expect when filing a social security disability claim? Have questions but you can't find answers? Read FAQ's from our newest attorney, Carly Ibold, to learn how long the process will take and what you should do to move the process along in your favor.

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Topics: Disability, Social Security

Attending the 2016 RNC? Be Prepared to Avoid Personal Injury

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Jul 10, 2016 8:52:09 AM

Most of the time in Cleveland, it's easy to rush out of the house, hop in the car, snag a great parking space and get where you're going. Don't count on it being so easy during the Republican National Convention (RNC)!

City officials have recommended that people who work within a certain zone should stay home to avoid the crowds. The city also increased its insurance coverage to cover injury lawsuits that might result from hosting the July convention. They've also increased resources for security and law enforcement, such as riot gear and crowd control tools.  Even the Ohio legislature has added to the fray: This week, legislators approved extended hours for bars. Clearly, officials are hoping for the best, and preparing for the worst. You should, too.

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Topics: personal injury

Motorcycle Accident Statistics

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Apr 26, 2016 7:22:21 PM

It's warming up out there, and if you're like us, you're bringing the motorcycles out of storage and getting ready for the rubber to meet the road. What do motorcycle accident statistics for motorcycles in Ohio tell us about staying safe? Read our free PDF infographic, "Ohio Motorcycle Injuries & Statistics,to find out what you and your motorcycle-loving friends need to know.

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Topics: personal injury

Million-Dollar Personal Injury Lawsuits Come with a Price

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Mar 20, 2016 11:35:37 AM

Are you one of those people who jokes after a near-accident that you always wanted a better car, to go to Disneyland, or some other pie-in-the-sky-dream? Sure, you might think, winning a lawsuit for an accident could win you a lot of money! A lot of people might joke about settlements as a path to riches, because of high profile cases like the famous McDonald's coffee case. Take it from some of the best attorneys in Cleveland: You do not want to be that person.

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Topics: personal injury

5 Reasons Thanksgiving is Ohio’s Most Dangerous Holiday for Drivers

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Nov 20, 2015 9:18:18 PM

In 2014, there were a total of 3,429 motor vehicle accidents reported in Ohio during the Thanksgiving holiday. This number far exceeds the crash total for any other holiday. Why exactly is Thanksgiving so hazardous for this state’s drivers, passengers, and pedestrians? While every traffic accident is different, there are many factors that may contribute to the high volume of Thanksgiving car accidents. Keep the following factors in mind when planning a safe, enjoyable holiday this year.

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Topics: car accidents, cleveland lawyer