Lakewood police are beginning a lengthy and complex investigation that will require extensive forensic work and nuanced legal judgment. The horrific truck crash on I-70 that killed four people in Lakewood, Colorado will require a multi-disciplinary investigation to determine the final cause. Th...
Colorado Senate Bill would bar the disclosure of plaintiffs’ medical lien financing arrangements at trial
The Colorado plaintiffs' bar is holding its collective breath that a game-changing bill making its way through the state legislature will end up on the governor's desk before the end of the 2019 legislative session. If the bill becomes law in its current form, it should settle a question that has...
Colorado raises caps for non-economic damages to adjust for inflation for the first time since 2008
The time it takes to settle a Colorado car crash case depends on the severity of the injuries and the insurance policy limits that are available.
Should I leave my damaged car at the impound lot while the insurance company decides whether to accept liability?
The risks of leaving your damaged car at the tow lot for more than a few days.
Should I file my car damage claim through my own auto insurance carrier or through the at-fault driver’s insurance?
the pros and cons of filing an auto damage claim through your own insurance company versus the at-fault driver's liability insurance
Even when an insurance company accepts liability for a rear-end collision, you still need an experienced trial attorney to fight the battles of causation and damages.
Insurance companies may try to assign part of the blame to the driver who was injured by the at-fault driver. Don't let them do it.
explains your health insurance company's right to be repaid from your settlement proceeds
How you can hurt your case by talking to the at-fault driver's insurance company
For most cases, the honest answer is no. The best an attorney can do during an initial meeting is give you some indication of the results they have gotten from similar injury cases in the past. Even then, the estimate you are given is at best an educated guess. Injuries that seem more serious t...
If you've been injured in a wreck that was caused by a negligent driver, you may be wondering whether an injury attorney is worth the cost. In my experience, a knowledgeable, trial tested personal injury lawyer will likely get you substantially more settlement money in-pocket than you will recov...