Who Should I Talk to After The Wrongful Death of a Loved One

Who Should I Talk to After The Wrongful Death of a Loved One

After the death of a loved one, many people say that they can’t find anyone who will talk about the death directly. Maybe it’s because people are scared, or maybe they think they are protecting your feelings, but whatever the reason, it can be difficult to find someone who will speak clearly and directly about […]

Is your attorney available to meet with you personally?

Is your attorney available to meet with you personally?

Surprisingly, some personal injury attorneys don’t make themselves available to meet with their clients and only send out their liaisons to collect your information. Generally this means that they are not invested in your case and that you will not receive the best representation possible. At our firm, we care about our clients. We care […]

Should I expect to receive payment for what I’m enduring as a victim of an accident?
What Is the Very First Thing I Should Do After an Accident?

What Is the Very First Thing I Should Do After an Accident?

The most important thing you need to do after being in an accident is to see a doctor and follow their instructions. It’s very common for victims of an accident to lose site of the importance of their own recovery because they are overwhelmed with paperwork, exams, appointments and bills that come after being in […]

Not Telling your Attorney these 5 Things Could Wreck your Case

Not Telling your Attorney these 5 Things Could Wreck your Case

If you hire a lawyer, or are considering hiring a lawyer, for your personal injury claim, it is important to recognize that this will become a long-term, important relationship.  This means you need to be honest and open with your attorney at all times. Here are several things your attorney will need to know during […]

Crash Kills One, Injures One

Date: April 1, 2010 Location: NE 185th & Riverside Parkway, Portland, Oregon Names: Wallace Burkett, [Unknown] Wallace Burkett, 71, died on April 1, 2010, around 11:30 AM, when his car and a dump truck crashed at NE 185th and Riverside Parkway, near Marine Drive in Portland, Oregon, according to The Oregonian. Witnesses said the dump truck […]

Rollover Crash Kills Baker City Teen

Rollover Crash Kills Baker City Teen

Date: March 26, 2010 Location: Highway 7 near Sumpter, Oregon Names: Kayla Petty, Kasey Knaus, Jeffery Givens, Katirah Huff A 17-year-old girl was killed and three other Baker High School students were seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash when their car rolled over as they drove back from an overnight camping trip, according to an […]

Three Commercial Trucks Crash in Fog and Ice

Date: January 10, 2010 Location: I-84 near Pendleton, Oregon Names: Susan Arhart, Michael Archebelle; Mark Marinelli; Manuel Herrera On January 10, 2010, a series of single-vehicle crashes involving commercial trucks closed westbound lanes of I-84 east of Pendleton, Oregon, for several hours. One of the crashes injured two people. In a press release, OSP blamed […]