If your injury is serious (and this includes wrongful death cases), the most important thing you can first do is hire a qualified and experienced personal injury lawyer.
With rare exception, after 40 years of law practice, I have never seen a lawyer publicly disclose what he or she charges for various legal services. Until now … and I’m bringing the house.
Everyone has different preferences when it comes to transportation, but there’s one that all road users share—everyone is a pedestrian. Unfortunately, pedestrians were one of the few groups of road users to experience an increase in fatalities in the United States in 2012, totaling 4,743 deaths. “On average, a pedestrian was killed every two hours […]
If you or a loved one have been injured in a car wreck or a truck wreck then this check list is MUST. It has been developed by DAVID BUTTS, a PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY over a period of forty years in the practice of personal injury and injuries of many kinds. This list, however, has […]
I detest ambulance chasers. I’m sure you’re familiar with the term “ambulance chaser” as a derogatory term applied by many people to almost any lawyer who represents people injured car wrecks, car/truck accidents and other accidents involving automobiles and vehicles of all types. Included, of course, are wrongful death cases. An example of an “ambulance […]
TRUST In the 1969 movie, True Grit, young heroine Mattie Ross confronts a horse trader by the name of Colonel Stonehill. When she protests that Col. Stonehill pay her for her father’s stolen horse, the following colloquy occurs: Col. Stonehill: Oh, well, that’s all very interesting. The ponies are yours, take them. Your father’s horse […]
Roadway work zones are hazardous both for motorists who drive through the complex array of signs, barrels, and lane changes and for workers who build, repair, and maintain our Nation’s streets, bridges and highways. David Butts Law Firm recently settled a work zone (or construction zone) accident representing two passengers who suffered severe personal injury […]
IF YOU’VE BEEN INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT, on the job, or on a job site, caused by the negligence of others or if the death of a loved one has been cause by the negligence of someone else, you most likely will, at some time, have to choose an attorney to handle your case. Typically, […]
Experienced motorcycle riders know they have to have situational awareness at all times, on all kinds of roads, in all kinds of weather. They also know that the average automobile or truck driver is their most dangerous foe on the road. Lack of attention, talking on their cell phone, violating traffic signals, even approaching a […]
In a small rural town in Northeast Misssissippi, Curtis worked at a service station. He was married with a small child. His job was mostly mounting tires on rims for a local trailer manufacturer. He had little education and worked hard for little pay, but he made enough for he and wife and child to […]