Areas of Practice
Personal injury law, also known as tort law, involves civil proceedings related to various types of injuries, including injuries resulting from accidents, intentional acts, general negligence, & defective products.
Medical malpractice occurs when a hospital, doctor or other health care professional, through a negligent act or omission, causes an injury to a patient.
Slip & Fall liability
If you receive an injury when you slip and fall on someone else’s property, you may be able to get compensation under South Carolina & Georgia premises liability law.
Nursing Home Abuse
The U.S. has thousands of long-term care facilities serving millions of residents. Neglect and injuries are a consistent growing problem. Signs of neglect and abuse include pressure ulcer or bedsores, bone fractures and breaks, falls, emotional abuse, malnutrition, medication errors, sexual abuse, and death. Our firm as been focused on nursing home cases, representing families and individuals harmed be elder abuse throughout South Carolina and Georgia.
A birth injury is any form of harm that happens to an infant as they are born. Birth injuries are often caused by preventable medical errors made by doctors or other health care professionals. In the United States, 7 out of 1,000 babies will be injured at birth.
Traumatic Brain Injuries
Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) often lead to permanent disability and death. Many people who suffer TBI experience serious symptoms. The injuries cause the victim to be dependent on others for performing daily activities.
Wrongful death happens when somebody is killed because of another person or entity’s negligence or misconduct. Although there may be a criminal prosecution related to the fatality, a wrongful death lawsuit is a civil action that is separate from any criminal charges.
Product liability law gives victims a legal cause of action when they’re hurt because of a dangerous product. Products liability is the area of law that governs what manufacturers must do to protect public safety and what rights victims have if they’re hurt because of a defective product.
Motor vehicle, trucking, motorcycle, and boat accidents occur daily and cause thousands of deaths or serious injuries each day. These injuries directly impact victims resulting in medical bills, loss of income, and even funeral expenses.