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  • How Much Is Pain And Suffering Worth in New Mexico?

    One of the most common questions I'm asked by clients is, "How much is my pain and suffering worth?" My response is always that I quantify pain and sufferingusing the facts of each case.The amount of the medical bills does not always dictate the amount of pain and suffering. Cle...

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  • The "Personality" of the Automobile Insurance Claims Office in New Mexico

    As a former insurance company attorney I got to learn the personality of the various insurance companies. Yes, that's right....personality. When I talk about their personality, I mean their attitude, character and likeability. Some insurance companies are, quite frankly, easier ...

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  • Insurance Companies Unfair Evaluation of Claims in New Mexico

    Insurance Claims Adjusters who routinely handle personal injury claims from car accidents are getting tougher in paying claims. The result may be the opposite of what the claims adjusters intended. More and more personal injury claimantsare hiring attorneys to represent them. T...

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  • Insurance Claims Adjusters Get Tougher on Claim Evaluations--New Mexico

    I nsurance Claims Adjusters who routinely handle personal injury claims from car accidents are getting tougher in paying claims. The result may be the opposite of what the claims adjusters intended. More and more personal injury claimantsare hiring attorneys to represent them. T...

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  • Getting Medical Care After Your Car Wreck--It's Not As Difficult As You Might Think in New Mexico!

    You've been in a wreck. You're injured. You need medical care. The doctor's office says they won't accept your health insurance, and the auto insurance company for the at-fault driver won't pay your medical bills (or maybe they won't even return your calls). What do you do?Auto l...

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  • What You Must Do Before A Car Accident--Make Sure That You're Insured Uder New Mexico law

    In this strained economy more and more people are dropping their auto insurance. Currently as many as one out of three drivers in New Mexico are without insurance. Frankly, to most folks putting food on the table and paying the mortgatge or rent and utilities comes first--and the...

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  • Get Punitive Damage When Your Car Accident Was Caused by a Drunk Driver in New Mexico!

    The law of New Mexico and the laws of moststatespermit you to get punitive damages on top of all your other damages when you are involved in an auto accident with a drunk driver which causes you injuries. The punitive damages are to punish the drunk driver for violating New Mexic...

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  • NM Illegal Aliens Have the Right to Money From Insurance Co. When Accident Was NOT Their Fault!

    Today at my Albuquerque office I received a telephone call from an Spanish speaking individual who was involved in a car accident. The individual isillegally in the United States from Mexico. He wasconcerned whether he still had rights to get his car fixed and bring a personal in...

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  • Don't Forget Your Cell Phone When You Get In Your Car in New Mexico!!!

    When you drive, don't forget your cell phone! If you're in a car accident it will be your best friend. In addition to using the phone to contact your family and friends, the police and emergency medical personnel, you should also use your cell phone to immediately take photograph...

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  • What Medical Expenses Must The Insurance Company Pay For After My Car Accident?

    So often I am asked this question..."Whatmedical expensescan Iget from the insurance company now that we know the collision wasn't my fault?" This is really an easy question to answer, because state law dictates what you are entitled to. However, just becauseyou might be claimi...

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