The Duque Law Firm prides itself on being aggressive advocates for thousands of accident victims in the Santa Ana, California area. Our personal injury attorneys specialize in car and motorcycle accidents, wrongful death cases, and work related injuries. We have an office in Santa Ana, as well as several others in the Southern California area.
We have helped injured accident victims in their fight against insurance companies. As you can probably imagine, insurance companies are less than thrilled to pay out expensive claims to accident victims. But you have the right to receive fair and just compensation for your damages, including medical expenses, pain and suffering, time off of work, and damages for your family members.
At Duque Law, we take on any and all personal injury cases, including car, motorcycle and bicycle accidents, construction site accidents (for employees and bystanders alike, commercial truck accidents, worksite injuries and wrongful death cases brought on by families. We provide all potential clients with a free initial consultation, in which we can evaluate the merits of your case and which gives you a chance to get to know us before hiring us to represent you. If we choose to work together, you pay no legal fees until we obtain a financial recovery for you.
When you are involved in an auto accident, you know that it can change your life in a second. A collision caused by a careless or distracted driver can be devastating.
Drunk drivers are frequently the cause of motor vehicle collisions, despite an increased push for public awareness and the probability of jail/prison time. If you were injured by a drunk driver, any case that you might have against them is in the context of a civil case for damages.
Filing a wrongful death lawsuit can be the only way to get justice after the loss of a loved one. For many of our Santa Ana clients, their primary goal in a lawsuit is to hold responsible parties accountable for their negligence, wrongful actions or recklessness.
At the law offices of Brent A. Duque, we know that the typical attitude toward bikers is unjust. As Santa Ana motorcycle accident lawyers, we know that just because an accident victim was riding a motorcycle, he/she is not necessarily at fault.
A truck or big rig, by their sheer weight and size, can be extremely difficult to manage and maneuver, creating an increased hazard for commuter vehicles and all too often lead to catastrophic injuries.
Dog bites are common, especially when young children encounter an unfamiliar animal. According to the American Humane Association (2014), over 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs every year, and more than half of those are children.
Premises liability law is a legal theory defining how property owners and residents are liable for accidents and injuries that occur on their property. The types of accidents that may result in premises liability claims can range from slip and fall injuries to an injury suffered on an amusement park ride.
With the increased volume of construction occurring in the beautiful city of Santa Ana, accidents happen daily. Construction place accidents account for thousands of workplace injuries and deaths nationwide. In an ever growing city such as Santa Ana, accidents happen far too often to construction workers and bystanders.
A neck, back or spinal cord injury can forever change the course of your life forever. Spinal cord injury (SCI) results from any type of trauma or injury to the nerve fibers attached to the spinal cord. Such injuries can be a result of falls, car accidents, sports injuries, and other violence to the spine.
Burn injuries happen far too frequently and they can be among the most life-altering a person can sustain. Such injuries are not only excruciating and disfiguring but can also require years of surgery, recovery, and convalescence. In severe burn injury cases, skin and tissue damage can take years to heal.
Medical malpractice occurs when a wrong is committed by a physician or other medical professional, resulting in serious injury. Negligence often leads to long term disability, permanent injury, or in extreme cases, death.
It is devastating to even consider, but elder abuse occurs all too often in and throughout the Santa Ana area. Our elder adults are some of our society’s most vulnerable people, especially as they reach the point in their lives when they must rely on others to help them in their basic activities of daily living, safety, and well being.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) results when the head sustains a violent blow or even a sudden jolt. Since the brain is actually floating in cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) inside the skull, it is vulnerable to extreme collisions within the skull itself, such as those that occur in automobile accidents (whiplash). Have you been involved in a whiplash injury?