The Atkinson Law Firm

Concentrating on serious personal injury cases. A catastrophic injury does not just affect the victim; it also dramatically impacts the victim’s family. If you have been a victim of an accident as the result of someone else’s negligence, then you have a right to money that will cover your losses. LEARN HOW YOU CAN BENEFIT!

Speak to an Injury Attorney

You also need to speak to an attorney immediately and not wait or valuable evidence may wind up being lost, which may affect your ability to file suit. The Atkinson Law Firm knows that time is of the essence in matters such as this, and handles each case expeditiously and aggressively. They know that each case they agree to litigate is important to the person who has brought it to them and personally deal with each client. When the law matters, The Atkinson Law Firm is there to make it work for you.

When Will I See My Money?

In my post, How Long Will My Case Take?, we saw how compensation for the plaintiff’s medical expenses may not be easily discernable or quantifiable within hours or days of an accident, even if ultimately proving and winning their case. Still, many defendants who win their cases expect the system to pay out almost instantaneously. […]

Never Take Chances with Visually Inapparent Burn Victims

Electrical burns resulting from electrocution may seem recoverable. But after seeing quite a few of these types of injuries during my years of practice as a New Mexico personal injury attorney, I can tell you that the real and often permanent damage lies hidden under the skin. What makes electrocution one of the more unusual […]

Brain Injury in Children

If your child has suffered a head trauma, there’s always a chance that his or her behavior could eventually change. Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in children is, unfortunately, not as uncommon as you might think, looking at the figure to the left. Many parents and others who interact with children on a regular basis are […]

What’s a Frivolous Lawsuit?

More than a few people have asked me over the years whether I think there are more “frivolous” accident lawsuits filed in recent times than ever before. Of course, a general question like that doesn’t warrant a specific answer without more information. What are the statistics at the time? Where did the stats come from? […]