If I represent you, your interests come first. That means you have the final word about the legal steps you choose to take. I am here to listen to you and your story and guide you through your options.
If a person is not reasonably careful and, as a result, they hurt someone, they may be considered “negligent” in a civil case. This lack of care can either be an action, or a failure to act when a reasonable person would act to prevent an injury.
Disclosing childhood sexual abuse and taking action to punish abusers and those who enable them is a way to reduce abuse in our society by making the price of such abuse intolerable.
Wrongful death is a civil cause of action brought by family members and dependents against individuals who knowingly or negligently cause the death of another person.
Public and private property owners have a legal responsibility to keep their property safe for visitors. When they don't, expensive injuries can occur.
Coming forward with information about sexual abuse and sexual assault can be extraordinarily difficult. Many victims of sexual violence have legitimate concerns about what will happen if they contact a lawyer about their experience.
Because it is often the uncertainty about what will happen that prevents victims from coming forward, we would like to explain our goals in an initial consultation, and the process we use to better get to know our clients and determine how we can help them.