Outline of a Lawsuit – Part 25 – Trial Preparation and Damages

If the jury decides in your favor on the issue of liability (or “fault”), then the same jury will decide as to whether you should be compensated for “damages.” “Damages” refers to the 1) Past Pain and Suffering (i.e., the suffering from the date of the accident to the date … [+]

Outline of a Lawsuit – Part 25 – What a client should expect at trial

Most people are nervous at the prospect of being in a courtroom, especially when it relates to their own case.  Television and film have created an image that is intimidating and unnerving.  The mystique of a jury trial will cause anxiety for even the strongest of heart. When my cases … [+]