Category Archives: Personal Injury

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Slip and Fall Lawye

COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE IN PERSONAL INJURY LAWSUITS IN NEW JERSEY

At times, I have been contacted by a prospective client who was injured in an accident which was caused in part by his own careless actions. Unlike an auto accident involving a rear end collision where the liability rests 100% with the driver who causes the collision, there are instances when fault is apportioned to […]

NJ Injury Lawyer

STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS FOR PERSONAL INJURY CASES IN NEW JERSEY

The statute of limitations in New Jersey for personal injury lawsuits including lawsuits arising from car accidents is two years from the date of the accident. In other words, an injured adult (18 years or older) must file a lawsuit for injuries sustained within two years of the accident or the suit will be forever […]

New Jersey Snow Slip and Fall

DO I HAVE A CASE IF I FALL DOWN AND SUSTAIN INJURIES DUE TO AN ICY OR DEFECTIVE SIDEWALK?

Residential v. Commercial Sidewalks Under New Jersey law there is a clear distinction between the duties and obligations of an adjacent property owner in regard to a public sidewalk depending on whether the adjacent property is a commercial or residential property. A residential homeowner has no obligation to maintain, repair or keep the sidewalk in […]

Slip and Fall Attorney

I HAVE SLIPPED AND FALLEN AND SUSTAINED A SERIOUS INJURY: WHAT DO I DO NEXT?

When someone slips/trips and falls, the immediate response is one of embarrassment.  They want to get up and quickly leave the area.  However, oftentimes it becomes readily apparent, that the fall was caused as a result of the negligence or carelessness of the business or individual entrusted with the responsibility of ensuring that the place […]

Injury Victim

Do I Have a Personal Injury Case?

I am a personal injury attorney handling personal injury lawsuits on behalf of injured victims in northern and central New Jersey. For over twenty-five years, I have aggressively represented people who have suffered serious injuries in automobile, truck, motorcycle, bus and bicycle accidents. I have handled many cases on behalf of individuals and their families […]

PIP Insurance

Who Pays My Medical Bills When I Am Involved In An Auto Accident In New Jersey?

During your lifetime, you are unlikely to sustain injuries from an auto accident which require medical care.  However, when people do find themselves in this unfortunate situation, many questions tend to arise. I have found throughout my many years of practicing personal injury law in New Jersey, the first question that auto accident victims often ask is “who pays […]

Wrongful Death Lawsuits

Experiencing the death of a loved one is a terrible and traumatic experience, one that cannot simply be rectified by filing a lawsuit. Yet many people affected by these horrible tragedies are left without the financial and emotional support upon which they have relied their entire lives, and without which their lives will significantly change […]

Brain Injury

Brain Injury Law

The human brain is the most complex known mechanism in the universe.  Along with our dexterous hands and upright stance, our brains are what distinguishes us from all other known creatures.  While the detail workings of the brain largely remain a mystery, it’s no secret that the brain, despite its staggering capability, is fragile.  Notwithstanding […]

NJ Bicycle Accident Lawyer

Bicycle Accidents and the Law

  Finally summer has arrived with that warm weather we’ve all been waiting for, and it’s high time we all spent some time outside and enjoyed the fresh air. The possibilities for getting involved in fun summer activities are almost endless – hiking, running, swimming, sports – are all in the cards for New Jersey […]