Personal Injury

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After an accident that causes you bodily harm or your loved one’s fatality, it is reasonable to wonder if you have an actionable personal injury lawsuit in New Mexico. You have grounds to file a case if you were negligently injured and the insurance company refuses to pay you the benefits you legally deserve for your losses.

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Resolving a personal injury case can take anywhere between a few months to several years, depending upon the facts of your case. There is no straightforward timeline that a New Mexico personal injury lawyer can project without investigating your accident and engaging in the settlement negotiation process first.

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Who Can File a New Mexico Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

New Mexico’s Wrongful Death Act lets surviving family members obtain a monetary award for the passing of their relative due to another person’s negligent actions. New Mexico’s Wrongful Death Act specifies how a wrongful death claim can be initiated and who may benefit from any monetary recovery.

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What to Do If You Have to Visit the Emergency Room After a Car Accident

When another driver injures you, the aftermath of a car accident is pretty overwhelming. Not only do you have to think fast during a critical moment, but bodily harm causes severe pain that takes over your entire central nervous system. If someone injured you in a car accident, the only thing you should think about is getting help from a ...

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Attorney Client Privilege

Attorney-client privilege is a widely misunderstood doctrine. Perhaps, we have collectively watched too many Saul Goodman-types on Netflix advising clients as to how they can evade legal burdens by using surreptitious techniques. While that provides for incredible television, it does not paint a favorable picture of the legal community, nor does it reflect the attitude of any reputable lawyer.

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Pain and Suffering in New Mexico

You have likely heard the term “pain and suffering” used on television, but may not understand how it plays a role in New Mexico personal injury cases. If you are injured in an accident stemming from another’s negligence toward you, receiving this type of award provides for the mental and emotional harm you sustained.

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Woman vs. Cat Personal Injury Lawyer

Whether you are currently dealing with car accident injuries or just want to know what to do if the unthinkable happens, it is essential that you avoid making some common mistakes afterward. Insurance adjusters are NOT on your side when making an injury claim and will not think twice about taking advantage of seemingly innocuous statements.

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