Personal Injury Settlement Timeline

What Is the Personal Injury Settlement Process? | O’Connor and Partners

When you get injured in an accident, there are several steps involved in recovering your losses. Some of these steps you will need to take on your own, and others you will need to hire an attorney to handle for you.  With more than 150 years of combined experience, the accomplished attorneys at O’Connor & […]

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What to Expect from a Personal Injury Settlement Offer

Personal Injury Settlement Expectations | O'Connor and Partners

When you are injured in a car accident, slip and fall, dog attack, or any other incident that leaves you in pain and facing financial distress, you want to receive an insurance settlement as quickly as possible. So, when a settlement offer comes, almost any amount can seem too good to be true. But, before […]

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Building Your Brain Injury Claim

How a Lawyer Can Help with a Brain Injury Lawsuit

If you have been diagnosed with a brain injury as a result of a traumatic accident, ensuring that you have the financial resources you need for the future is key. If negligence was a factor in your brain injury case, an experienced lawyer can pursue a personal injury claim on your behalf. Multiple steps are […]

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Is Medical Malpractice Difficult to Prove?

What to Expect in a Medical Malpractice Claim

When you seek medical care, you expect that this will be the first step toward better health. No one goes to the doctor expecting to get worse. Unfortunately, many people suffer harm every year as a result of medical negligence. Although you may be confident that a doctor or other medical professional did something wrong, […]

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When Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

When You Should Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer

Each year, tens of thousands of New York residents suffer injuries due to other people’s negligence. While some of these victims recover just compensation for their injuries, far too many fail to seek the help they need and deserve. If you have been seriously injured and someone else is to blame, you may be entitled […]

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Filing a Police Report After an Accident

Police Report After an Accident in New York

In New York, driver’s education courses are largely geared toward avoiding an auto accident. There is considerably less instruction on the subject of what to do after an accident. One of the first (and most important) steps to take after a New York car crash is filing a police report. It’s something you should do […]

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