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Damages Available in Personal Injury Claims

Posted on April 1, 2022 in Personal Injury

Damages is a term used to refer to what an injury victim is entitled to recover for their losses. In some cases, people or entities engage in conduct or take actions that are negligent, reckless, or intentionally harmful to others. When injuries result in these situations, the injury victims have the legal right to seek…

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What Are My Rights in a Bicycle Accident?

Posted on March 22, 2022 in Bicycle Accident,Personal Injury

A bicycle accident is something we all want to avoid. Bicycling is ideal for exercising, having fun, or even commuting. However, bicycling can be a dangerous sport, mainly due to the proximity of much larger, heavier, and faster motor vehicles. As the Arizona Department of Public Safety and the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety…

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What are the 5 Most Dangerous Intersections in the Phoenix Area?

Posted on March 18, 2022 in Car Accidents,Personal Injury

5 Most Dangerous Intersections The five most dangerous intersections across the Valley are located in Phoenix. Using crash data collected between 2016 and 2020, the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) ranked intersections in terms of their overall crash risks. Here are the top five most dangerous intersections and an explanation for why these intersections might…

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How a Phoenix Brain Injury Lawyer Can Help

Posted on March 15, 2022 in Personal Injury

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be a permanently disabling and life-altering injury. Not only may you never recover from the effects of a TBI, but you may need lifelong specialized care, which can cause great hardship for your family. You and your family may have a legal claim if your TBI was caused by…

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International Society of Barristers Elects G&K Shareholder Shannon Clark into Fellowship

Posted on March 14, 2022 in Firm News,Press Release

PHOENIX, Ariz. (March 14, 2022) – Gallagher & Kennedy is pleased to announce that shareholder Shannon L. Clark has been elected into The International Society of Barristers (ISOB), an invitation-only Fellowship of trial lawyers. Shannon has dedicated his 22-year career to representing plaintiffs in the areas of catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death, including products…

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Burn Injuries & Why You Need a Phoenix Personal Injury Lawyer

Posted on March 2, 2022 in Personal Injury

Burn injuries can be painful, debilitating, and require extensive treatment. As a result, you may be off work for weeks or even months while recovering from your injuries. In some cases, you may permanently lose the ability to return to work due to burn injuries. If the negligence of others has caused you to suffer…

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What You Need to Know About Products Liability Claims in Arizona

Posted on February 16, 2022 in Personal Injury

Products liability refers to the fact that companies and other manufacturers of consumer products have a legal duty to create, market, and distribute safe products for consumer use.  They have a legal responsibility to use due care to ensure that the products are not defective in any way and will not harm anyone who uses…

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Injured in an Arizona Bicycle Accident — Can I Get Compensation?

Posted on February 9, 2022 in Bicycle Accident,Personal Injury

Bicycle accidents can result in devastating injuries, as cyclists have no protections against the force, weight, and speed of much larger motor vehicles. Although the Arizona Department of Transportation (AZDOT) reports that bicycle accidents have decreased in recent years, almost 1,000 such accidents still occurred in 2020. Almost all bicycle accidents occurred in urban areas…

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What Makes an Injury “Catastrophic?”

Posted on February 2, 2022 in Personal Injury

Many personal injury cases deal with only minor injuries or those from which individuals will eventually recover. However, other personal injury cases involve catastrophic injuries. These injuries are far more severe and often result in permanent impairments or disabilities that impact the everyday lives of accident victims. Treatment for catastrophic injuries typically costs significantly more…

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Traumatic Brain Injury Long-Term Side Effects

Posted on January 26, 2022 in Car Accidents,Personal Injury

When you or a loved one suffers a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a motor vehicle accident, bicycle accident, or any other type of accident, you run the risk of long-term side effects. These side effects vary in severity and permanency, but can include cognitive difficulties, headaches, dizziness, and more. If someone else’s negligence caused…

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Big Rig Accident? Follow These 5 Steps

Posted on January 19, 2022 in Personal Injury

Big rig accidents can be extremely serious, and in some cases, fatal. If you or a loved one is severely injured in a semi-truck crash, you may be eligible to collect compensation for your losses. The catastrophic injury attorneys at Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A. can help you obtain damages from those who are responsible for…

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