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March 02, 2016

All children under 13 should ride in the backseat; researches show the backseat is at least 40% safer for the young passengers.[1]  Also, children need to be in appropriate safety seats to reduce risks of injury.  Here are some tips... Read More

February 24, 2016

Clients should understand that the practice of personal injury law will not only require a confident, skilled, hardworking, articulate and intelligent lawyer, but one who people like.

A personal injury lawyer must be someone who has a passion for... Read More

February 17, 2016

In Washington, nursing homes have special obligations to “vulnerable adults” whom they are paid to care for. When a patient at a nursing home becomes suddenly withdrawn or acts out in an inappropriate manner, that may be a sign that there has been nursing home neglect.... Read More

February 10, 2016

Yes. All states have a time limit for filing a personal injury claim. If a claim is not “commenced” within the appropriate time limit, the statute of limitations will forever bar a person from bringing their claims. The time limits vary depending on

the type of action brought when the person discovered or should... Read More
February 03, 2016

Losing a loved one at any time is devastating. Losing a loved one because of someone else’s negligence can leave you feeling traumatized and angry. Although no amount of money can ever bring your loved one back and restore your life to the way it was, a wrongful death lawsuit can help you seek the justice you deserve so... Read More

January 27, 2016

Although not as common as motor vehicle accidents, bus accidents occur with a greater frequency than you might imagine. On average, almost 63,000 buses are involved in accidents each year resulting in 14,000 injuries and 325 deaths. These statistics include all types of buses, such as... Read More

January 20, 2016

Any type of head injury is serious. Dealing with a traumatic head injury is very difficult for the injured and the entire family. Over 5.3 million children and adults across the United States are living with some type of long-term disability because of a head injury.... Read More

January 13, 2016

Nursing home abuse and neglect are tragic and traumatizing to the entire family. Sadly the abuse is preventable. Nursing home facilities are regulated by specific standards of care. When the staff and administration of these facilities fail to meet this reasonable standard of care, it is your loved one and your family... Read More

November 19, 2015

Recently the founding attorney of our firm, James C. Buckley, was published in a special edition of our local Seattle newspaper La Raza. The English translation follows or you can read the original on page 16 of La... Read More

November 18, 2015

Every client and every lawyer should be concerned about attorney fees and costs that a client will have to pay to pursue their case.  If a client is injured, they are typically unable to afford to pay an attorney a retainer, as well as the costs necessary to pursue the action.  For this reason, lawyers can defer all... Read More