COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT THE PERSONAL INJURY RECOVERY PROCESS

Probably the most common misconception is how long this process takes. Patience is a virtue and you should not think that an attorney is going to be able to resolve your legal problems simply by picking up the phone and making a call. That is very unrealistic. Most...

Observations From A Mountain Perch

I thought about what to write. I thought about what to say. I thought about it every night. I thought about it every day. I sit on the porch and enjoy the view, God’s country, the way it was meant to be. I sit on the porch and think of you. What will the future hold?...

What is Distracted Driving?

It seems as though hardly a day passes that there is not a wreck on Memorial Parkway. Each time I wonder how many people were injured, how much damage was done to the vehicles, and how many people were otherwise inconvenienced. I also pause and consider whether...

20th Anniversary

It was 20 years ago this month (February 3, 1995, to be precise) that I left the firm with which I had practiced since graduating from law school and set off on a journey. On that fateful day, I had only a few coins in my pockets, less than a handful of clients, and...

Television Set Safety

A child dies every 2 weeks from a television set tipping over and landing on top of them. The solution is simple and inexpensive – tether the television stand to the wall or floor and slide the television as far back as possible. Please take a couple of minutes...

Toy Safety after Christmas

Electric Toys I can vividly recall the expression on my son’s face when he woke up one Christmas morning several years ago and saw a slot car track under the tree. It was priceless. What child would not want to get an electric train or a slot car track for...