Partly at Fault?

You can recover damages, even if you made a mistake

Many cases we take involve some fault by our clients. Picture the following examples: You are driving above the speed limit when another vehicle pulls out in front of you and T-bones your car. You are crossing the street against the walk signal when a car runs a red light and hits you in theRead More

Is your settlement taxable?

Are the proceeds of your personal injury settlement taxable?

A common question plaintiffs ask is whether they are required to pay taxes on the money they receive to settle a claim for personal injuries. The answer is generally no, and the reason for the rule is relatively simple.  The IRS does not count compensation for personal physical injuries or physical sickness as income. LookRead More