Do I Have to Sue My Friend?

Personal injuries can be costly, debilitating, and life changing.  Remember the McDonald’s hot coffee case? When people heard the jury verdict, many called the lawsuit frivolous and the monetary award outrageous, but for a person whose life is forever changed by the negligent actions of another, there is nothing “frivolous” about seeking money to pay…

What Is a Contingency Fee?

You’ve been injured in an accident and spoken with a few Los Angeles injury lawyers, and they’ve mentioned that they will take your case on a contingency basis. No money out of your pocket up front sounds good, but what exactly does it mean when your personal injury lawyer tells you he will work for…