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February 2019

Damages Caps in Ohio

By |2019-04-24T18:00:11+00:00February 25th, 2019|Serious Injury|

As a Cleveland personal injury lawyer, I am frequently asked “what is the value of my claim”?  In assessing the value of a personal injury, medical malpractice or wrongful death claim, one important factor under Ohio law is the non-economic damages caps.  “Damages” is the term that lawyers use to describe all of the harms [...]

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December 2016

Serious Injury on the Job

By |2020-01-21T21:47:06+00:00December 5th, 2016|Serious Injury|

When a worker sustains a serious injury on the job in Ohio, the obvious place to turn for compensation is the State of Ohio’s Bureau of Workers Compensation “BWC”).  But did you know that other sources of compensation may be available?  Generally, when a worker is injured as a result of his own carelessness or [...]

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October 2016

Choosing a Lawyer for a Serious Injury Case

By |2020-02-14T19:04:52+00:00October 20th, 2016|Serious Injury|

Catastrophic Injury Lawyer in Cleveland, OH Choosing a lawyer for a serious injury case can be an overwhelming undertaking.  Disabling injuries can put your entire future at stake.  So, the choice of a lawyer can make the difference between recovering adequate compensation for your injury, or being left to pick up the pieces on your [...]

June 2016

Serious Injury Due to Explosion, Fire or Electrocution

By |2020-05-03T22:36:11+00:00June 14th, 2016|Serious Injury|

Catastrophic Injury Lawyer in Cleveland, OH Serious injuries due to explosion, fire or electrocution provide unique challenges for Ohio personal injury lawyers.  Let me discuss some of those challenges here.  First, the nature of the injuries that occur from catastrophes like explosions, fires and electrical shock tend to be unique injuries such as burns, nerve [...]

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May 2016

Serious Injury Involving Paralysis

By |2020-01-21T21:44:42+00:00May 26th, 2016|Serious Injury|

Serious injury cases involving paralysis, including quadriplegia, paraplegia or hemiplegia, present unique challenges to the personal injury attorney.  Paralysis results from injury to the brain or spinal cord caused by direct trauma, stroke, impingement of the spinal cord, or obstruction of blood flow to the spinal cord.  If the brain or spinal cord is compromised, [...]

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March 2016