Year: 2021

What Does Standard of Care Mean?

Personal Injury • December 29, 2021

The standard of care refers to the treatment that is generally accepted as being appropriate for a given condition. For example, if someone has an infection, then they may be prescribed antibiotics. If they have cancer, then surgery may be recommended by their doctor. The standard of care can vary depending on location and provider….

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What Questions Should I Ask a Personal Injury Attorney?

Injury,Personal Injury • November 29, 2021

Being injured in an accident due to someone else’s negligence or recklessness is an incredibly frustrating experience and it can be very traumatic for you and your family. If your injuries are severe, it’s unlikely that your first thought is about hiring a lawyer. However, it’s a good idea to consider speaking to a Jersey…

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What Damages are Recoverable in a Wrongful Death Claim?

Personal Injury • November 17, 2021

Losing a loved one is one the most tragic situations we can ever experience. If you’ve lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence, recklessness, or an intentional act, it’s very possible that they may be held legally responsible and you might be entitled to monetary damages. If you believe you have a wrongful…

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Who is Liable if I Get Injured on Public Property?

Injury,Personal Injury • October 29, 2021

Many people wonder who is responsible for your injuries if you end up injured on public property. Does someone have to compensate you for your medical bills, or are you just out of luck? What is Premises Liability? Premises liability is an area of personal injury law that deals with who is responsible for negligence…

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When Can I Be Liable For Someone Else’s Driving?

Car Accidents • September 30, 2021

Imagine receiving a letter in the mail notifying you that you are being sued. Someone was injured in a car accident, and they are saying that you are financially and legally responsible. The strange part is that not only were you not driving the vehicle, but you also weren’t even in the car. How is…

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What is a Demand Letter?

Personal Injury • September 15, 2021

If someone owes you money, whether it’s because of a breach of contract or for services you’ve performed, it’s reasonable to expect to get paid. Additionally, if you’ve paid someone to do work for you and they don’t do it, you need to find a way to rectify that. It’s incredibly frustrating to have to…

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What to Look for in a Personal Injury Lawyer

Injury,Personal Injury • August 20, 2021

If you’ve been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of someone else, realizing that you need to hire a lawyer for a personal injury claim can be an important and necessary step to take. It can make you feel intimidated and uneasy, especially if you’ve never had experience with the legal system before….

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What are the Most Common Car Accident Injuries?

Blog,Car Accidents • August 3, 2021

Being in a car accident is scary and can often produce serious injuries to many parts of your body. The following are some of the most common injuries that occur as a result of a car accident:  Traumatic Brain Injuries A traumatic brain injury (TBI) generally occurs as a result of a violent blow or…

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Kathleen Reilly Named to NJBIZ “Law Power 50” for 2021

Blog • August 2, 2021

Our firm is proud to announce that founder Kathleen M. Reilly has been named to the “Law Power 50” for 2021, by NJBIZ. Please see the original article, here. “Reilly’s legal career in New Jersey stretches back decades to when she first tried cases in North Jersey in the 1980s. In 2007, she formed a…

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