Tag: Personal Injury Lawyer

Tips that May Maximize Your Personal Injury Settlement

Perhaps you have filed a personal injury claim, and now, your focus is on maximizing the amount of compensation you receive. Hopefully, you're working with an experienced attorney who knows the laws in Missouri inside and out. But we want to make sure you're aware of everything you need to do to get as much […]

Written by on December 10, 2019

Thinking About a Personal Injury Lawsuit? What to Know to Get Started

Accidents happen all the time in St. Louis. There are car accidents, truck accidents, dog bites, slips and falls, and a myriad of others. The best thing to do if you're a victim is to file a personal injury lawsuit. But what does that entail, and how do you even get started? This is information […]

Written by on April 11, 2019

Even Cat Bites Can Lead to Injury Litigation

Medical malpractice is something that is far too common in the St. Louis area. It happens all the time when patients have surgery, get any type of medical care, and even when they visit the emergency room. One woman experienced it firsthand when she went to the ER because of a cat bite.  Woman Sues, […]

Written by on February 28, 2019

Personal Injury Demand Letters – Tips on How Much to Request

If you have never been through a personal injury case before, it can be difficult to know where to begin. It all starts with your demand letter. But this is a place where a lot of people get stuck. They don’t know how much to ask for in compensation because of their injuries. We can […]

Written by on February 19, 2019

How Does an Insurance Company Determine Pain and Suffering Settlements

When you’re in a car accident, you’re often at the mercy of the insurance company. It’s their job to determine how much you are owed as compensation, and this amount should include an amount for your pain and suffering. But the question is, how is that figure determined? It’s important to understand how they come […]

Written by on December 27, 2018

How to Calculate the Possible Settlement Amount of a Personal Injury Claim

When you have been injured in an accident, there are so many worries on your mind. You may have had to miss work, you may have mounting medical bills, and you’re in a lot of pain. One of the first thoughts you might have is, I wonder how much my personal injury claim is worth? […]

Written by on December 25, 2018

Spinal Cord Injuries Are More Common Than You’d Expect

There are so many different types of injuries that can happen as the result of an accident. Unfortunately, spinal cord injuries are quite common, and there are many incidents that can cause them. Let’s talk about a few of them, and hope that you never have to suffer through this type of injury. Top Causes […]

Written by on December 18, 2018

Multiple Victims Hospitalized After Hit and Run

Recently in West Alton, 6 people were hospitalized following a hit and run accident on U.S. Highway 67. The St. Louis hit and run lawyers at Hoffman and Gelfman want you to be aware of these dangers so you can keep yourself and your family protected from careless drivers. F150 Towing Camper Run Off the […]

Written by on September 20, 2018

Personal Injury Lawsuits and Actions Explained

How much do you know about personal injury law? If you’re injured in St. Louis, you deserve excellent legal representation. We’d like to take a moment and explain how the process works. What it Means to Have a Personal Injury Case You may have a personal injury case if you’re injured because of the actions […]

Written by on July 12, 2018