Tag: St Louis Personal Injury Attorney

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

What Types of Legal Cases Are Classified as Personal Injury

There are several types of legal cases that are considered to be personal injury cases. Maybe you were recently the victim of an accident, and while you thought about talking to a lawyer, you weren't sure who to call. This information will help guide you in the right direction.  Types of Personal Injury Cases All […]

Written by on August 15, 2019

Important Things to Know Before Filing a Personal Injury Claim or Lawsuit

If you believe you have a case for a personal injury lawsuit, then of course you will want to talk with a lawyer about your options. But before you take that first step, we felt it was important for you to know a few things. We'd like to share them with you here today.  Personal […]

Written by on July 16, 2019

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

Will the Duck Boat Accident Families Get Compensation?

A law that predates the Civil War should be reexamined. This is especially true when that law is severely impacting people today, and many consider it to be unjust. It’s because of this law that the families of duck boat accident victims cannot be compensated for their losses, and it’s nothing short of wrong. The […]

Written by on September 6, 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

Local Amusement Park Settled Three Personal Injury Lawsuits Before Opening This Year

Now that summer is here, we’re sure to see news articles related to amusement park injuries. Recently, Six Flags St. Louis settled three personal injury cases prior to their opening in 2018. Two of the three cases involved the park’s Boomerang roller coaster, and the incidents happened in 2016. The ride got stuck in the […]

Written by on July 10, 2018

$2.5 Million Awarded in New Jersey to Car Crash Victim

If you’re in a car accident, please think seriously about filing a case against the other party. If you don’t, you could be leaving a lot of money on the table. For example, take one personal injury case that resulted in an award of $2.5 million. This accident was caused because the defendant was stopped […]

Written by on June 14, 2018

Woman Loses Her Water-Caused Slip and Fall Lawsuit Against Walgreens

A slip and fall can happen anywhere, and for any number of reasons. One woman recently lost her case with Walgreens after failing to prove that the store was negligent regarding her accident. During her testimony, she stated that there was water on the floor, which was what caused her to fall. She did admit […]

Written by on June 7, 2018

Judge Sides with Plaintiff in Personal Injury Case Appeal

One woman was recently denied compensation after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. Fortunately, an Appeals Court believed otherwise. The crash left her with permanent injuries to her neck and back. She did have pre-existing conditions, which the accident only exacerbated. During the trial, a physician who had not seen or treated the victim […]

Written by on May 22, 2018