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Jeffrey Mark Adams

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  • Does this qualify as medical malpractice?

    I had what lawyers call a slip and fall, saw 2 orthos and 2 podiatrists, had x-rays and MRI's. 2nd podiatrist I saw told me I had a broken foot and needed surgery and claimed that MRI report stated a break. I trusted him and had surgery done. Time...

    Jeffrey’s Answer

    Sorry for what has occurred to you. Simple answer to your question is maybe. A thorough review would need to be undertaken. Be mindful of your statute of limitations. Good luck.
    Ps. Never heard the term "kneecapped" before.

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  • Why won't the liable insurance companies adjuster call me?

    I was in a car accident in November which was not my fault. I'm am now done with medical treatment and ready to start negotiationing the pain and suffering settlement. The liable insurance has all the medical information and the adjuster called me...

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    The adjuster is not calling you back probably for several reasons. Most likely of which is because you are not represented by an attorney. Try to find local/qualified counsel tor handle your case. Good luck.

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  • Does my wife have a case for falling down, shattering her knee when warning signs were placed in the hotel

    wife and son were leaving the last day to catch their flight..approaching the hotel exit, they saw a warning sign ..beware slippery when wet..They had to catch a flight and were thus in a hurry,,looking around and seeing no other exits, they tipto...

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    Consult with NY counsel. There are no shortage of issues raised in your post. (As an aside, post no further details in a public forum). A viable claim worth pursing may exist. Good luck.

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  • Is it legal for the insurance company to investigate medical records outside of the incident in question?

    I have a claim against a restaurant for a foreign object found in my food that punctured the roof of my mouth. I was reading the release forms the insurance company wanting a signed release to all my medical records. I want to know do i have to si...

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    Always best to retain counsel. At a minimum speak with someone local and qualified. Good luck.

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  • A company vehicle ran into my vehicle, I called 911 however owner pleaded I not file a report and promised to repair

    I merged into a left turning lane where cars stood awaiting signal. A van that was behind came rolling forward seconds later as the driver was not aware that I had merged into the lane. The owner of the vehicle states he would take care of it 100%...

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    You certainly have a chance. Bring the police report and receipts, and any other evidence you have. However, lost wages probably not.

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  • Auto accident - how to deal with insurance company?

    My father is on my insurance policy. He was involved in an auto accident, where his car was sideswiped by another driver trying to cut in front of him. We believe the other party is at fault. Both parties happen to have the same auto insurance car...

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    Always speak with an attorney first. Perhaps its too late now, or perhaps not. Good luck.

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  • Why is it taking so long for my lawyer to recover my lost wages

    I was involved in an auto accident in march 2015 i was the driver and have been off for 5 months i got a lawyer as soon as i got into the accident and haven't received lost wages as of yet. i have sent all of the correct documents to my lawyer and...

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    There may be seceral valid reasons why, strongly suggest you schedule a meeting asap. Just be sure you have bona fide MI counsel. Good luck,

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  • Can I still sue after the statute of limitations has passed?

    I live in TN. and the statute is only 3 years. I had total knee replacement on 04/21/2011 and had no problems till Sept. 2014. then it started to hurt when I walked. It got bad enough I went to the E.R. on 09/04/2014. Bottom line I had to have rev...

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    Assuming you've spoken with several qualified TN attorneys, your time has probably passed. Sorry.

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  • Do I need an attorney? I feel I can represent myself

    the witness say that maybe I ran the light because the other car was behind him and maybe he had the green light. His statement to me seems all wrong. What can I do to discredit this witness

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    "I feel I can represent myself" and "What can I do to discredit this witness" are contradictory statements; agreed?

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