One of the first post-fire issues landowners face is property cleanup. Debris can include homes, vehicles, structures, personal property, chemicals, and toxins. Debris cleanup also includes burnt trees. How and when to remove damaged trees is one of the most complicated situations an owner will have to deal with post-fire. How and when to remove and clean up the trees Burnt trees that are still standing are weakened by the fire and at risk of falling down at any time. They are therefore a hazard to anyone on the property. Therefore, to safely work on cleaning up the other debris on…
If you have been injured in a car accident, your injuries will go beyond physical bruises and scrapes. Car accident victims routinely experience long-term pain and suffering following the accident. Pain and suffering isn’t as easy to prove as a broken bone, where an X-ray can inarguably show the damage. With emotional injuries, you will need to work with an excellent car accident attorney to help calculate the value of your pain and suffering and pursue damages. Langdon & Emison offer free consultations to help victims like you learn how to prove pain and suffering from a car accident. Call…
It’s a small occupational hazard that accompanies membership in the Bar — the ribbing that all lawyers take at social functions with those groan-inducing lawyer jokes. While the good-natured jests typically merit a chuckle and a pass, it’s worth noting, two decades after the 9/11 tragedy and with all the deeply divisive events that have occurred since, that there are clear indicators that the legal profession deserves more credit than jibes. Lawyers are striving at least to preserve their constitutional responsibilities as a pillar of truth-telling in the contentious world. Others? Maybe less so. And the public should not be
You may have noticed that traffic in Huntington Beach was heavy on the evening of Saturday, Sept. 11. This is because a crash occurred between a motorcycle and a car, resulting in one fatality. Motorists driving down the Pacific Coast Highway noticed a motorcycle driving erratically and popping wheelies. They were then witness to a horrific accident where the motorcycle colliding with a vehicle. The two victims in the accident were identified as a woman, Meghan Wautlet, and an unnamed man. Wautlet passed away at the scene, while the man was rushed to the hospital where he remains in critical…
Warnken, LLC got over $1.4M for our injured clients last month. There were 40 case conclusions, four of which had recoveries over $100K. Please remember, past successes don’t guarantee success in your case. Every case is different. We want you to get the most compensation possible for your injuries, but we never promise specific results or specific numbers. Watch out for lawyers who make these kind of promises up front. But we definitely promise our best efforts. As always, we work on contingency fees. If we don’t recover money for you, you don’t pay any fee or expenses. The August…
BRADENTON FL – Florida Highway Patrol has responded to a fatal crash that involved a large commercial vehicle and sedan at the intersection of US 301 and 44th Avenue East early Thursday morning. The fatal accident has caused the southbound lanes of US 301 to be closed, and troopers are diverting traffic from 30th Avenue East. FHP is advising all motorists to avoid the area if possible to allow for authorities to investigate the crash and clear wrecked vehicles and debris from the highway. FHP to issue an update on the accident later today. Fatal Crash Closes Traffic On Southbound…
Because Southwest Florida is in a fortunate geographical position, the region is blessed with warm weather and sunny skies even in the winter when the rest of the USA is shoveling snow and lighting fireplaces. This has dramatically opened up the possibilities for Florida Suncoast residential property, and it’s not unusual for many homeowners to indulge in the dream of having their very own swimming pool. Unfortunately, swimming pools, while attractive and fun, can also be a trouble spot for injury. As unbelievable as it may be, the #1 cause of death for American children between the ages of 1-4…
Mike Arias was named one of the “Top 100 Attorneys in California” in 2021 by the Daily Journal, California’s legal industry newspaper. This list recognizes lawyers who perform outstanding legal work in their respective areas of practice.  Mr. Arias’ successful career has spanned over 35 years. He is the co-founder and managing partner of Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos LLP, one of the premier law firms in California and Nevada. Numerous peer reviews and peer organizations have recognized him as one of the best trial lawyers in the country. This is the second time Mr. Arias has received this award.…
The Haggard Law Firm’s Michael Haggard and Adam Finkel obtained a $2.35 Million settlement in a case involving an infant child who drowned in a pond. Specific details of the case are confidential. The infant child was under his mother’s care when he walked out of the opened front door of his apartment and walked to the back of the property towards a retention pond. Eventually, the infant boy entered the pond and drowned. Approximately ten to fifteen minutes later, law enforcement located the boy in the pond, but he already passed away. The Haggard Law Firm’s case on behalf…
Back to school is here and even though the pandemic is still with us, many parents are thinking about travelling during the Thanksgiving and Winter Break periods. When the parents of children are not together, travel brings on some additional considerations. What should a parent consider when making plans to go out of state, or out of the country?…