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Jeffrey Mark Adams

Jeffrey Adams’s Answers

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  • Is changing lawyer a good idea

    I want to fire my personal injury lawyer because I think that she is taking too long to talk to the insurance company. It has been months and she still have not send the insurance company a letter telling them that she is representing me. I called...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Most attorneys will gather records, etc. That is usually wise and prudent. It is atypical not to contact an insurance company relatively on. Suggest you meet with your attorney before doing something drastic; like changing lawyers. Act sooner, rather than later. Good luck.

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  • Do I have a medical malpractice claim?

    A family member (six year old) child complained of severe headache on Friday and was taken to a doctor in her pediatric practice as her own pediatric doctor was not available that day. The doctor told her parents she had sinus and prescribed antib...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    This is really sad and tragic; please accept condolences. An attorney who handles medical negligence cases should be consulted. Don't delay. As stated, the records will need to be obtained and reviewed. Good luck.

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  • What do you do when an ex boyfriend is slandering you / harassing you?

    I am in the middle of a custody case and and ex boyfriend wrote my ex husband a letter saying I was a alcoholic , I use drugs, and sell drugs and sleep with men for money which are all lies and said he will go to court against me then the ex boyfr...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Perhaps contact the police and file an harassment complaint?

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  • My mother was a victim of nursing home abuse and medical malpractice, She past away 10.28.2011. Do I have a case?

    My mother died because she was not taken care of properly.

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Agree with Attorney Terry. Sorry for your loss.

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  • What type of lawyer do I need to sue city for discrimination and defamation of character from Nypd psych disqualification?

    In April of 2012 I was a candidate for police officer. During my oral psych interview my interviewer made racial remarks, falsely documented testimony, and accused myself of being a drug abuser even though I never used any type of drugs. This led ...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Ideally, a lawyer who is qualified to handle employment and/or discriminatory matters. This will likely cost you a lot of money and probably with a low likelihood of success. Good luck.

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  • What kind of compensation could a person get if injured at a bar because of lack of security and possible over serving?

    I got injured by some drunks at a bar and doctors told me I have radial fracture of my right elbow.

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Don't know, in fact known of us know. It all depends upon a plethora of facts. What is a known commodity, is that your chances of full/fair compensations go up dramatically with quality legal representation. Good luck.

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  • My mother in law had 3 surgerys already and this is her 4th surgery. 6/3/15

    its suspose. to help her stop urinating. when she stands .sneezes .couphing. walking and when she laughing but he. loosened it to much . the 1st time she did it to mich where she wasnt going to the bathroom . the 2nd time he loosened it to much . ...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Agree with Attorney Fabiano. Contact local/qualified counsel. Speak with the surgeon. Good luck to mom.

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  • I rear ended someone and they drove off. What's the best way to handle this?

    I hit someone at a very low speed while she was stopped. The damage was minimal to both cars (just a few scratches). She left and drove off after walking out of her car ad seeing no damage. After sitting on the shoulder for a few seconds I left th...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Agree with the advise you've received. Always advisable to report an incident to police, insurance and to take photographs. Good luck.

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  • If a Judge rule a statement for a specific money, can the insurance company negotiate? Am I being misrepresented by my lawyer?

    judge gave me Zero punitive damages, and the workers compensation still negotiating for a smaller amount, don't they have to comply to what the judges rule? I'm a little frustrated.

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    While nothing seems out of order based upon what you post, none of use can properly answer. Most important feedback we can provide is to make sure you have qualified counsel and appropriate communication.

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  • Dentist did root canal and botched it up

    my dentist botched up my root canal by caving in part of my gums as in an indentation and its been causing me pain.This happened about a month ago and the reason i havent done anything is because ive been so busy with life kids,work etc..Is there...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    In addition to the excellent advise previously provided, get appropriate care. Good luck.

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