With thousands of accident victims in the La Mirada, California area successfully compensated for their injuries, the Duque Law Group was voted one of the top law firms in Southern California. With several offices throughout the Southern California, we are nearby when you need help the most. We have helped injured accident victims battle the insurance companies to get the compensation that they deserve.
As a victim of negligence or carelessness, you have the legal right to seek the compensation you deserve and need to pay for medical expenses, pain and suffering, time off of work and other damages for your family members. At Duque Law we handle all types of personal injury cases, including car, motorcycle and bicycle accidents, construction site accidents, tractor trailer accidents, workplace injuries, and wrongful death cases. Our initial consultation is free. We will evaluate the merits of your case and give you a chance to get to know us before hiring us to represent you. If we choose to work together, you do not pay any legal fees until we obtain a financial recovery for you.
Car accidents are an almost daily occurance in the busy streets of La Mirada. In a split second, your life can be changed forever. You will need tough legal representation to recover your damages.
We all know the dangers of drinking and driving, and yet drunk drivers are still a leading cause of motor vehicle collisions. If you were hit and injured by a drunk driver, any case that you might have against them is in the context of a civil case for damages.
Pursuing a wrongful death action is the only way the law allows you to obtain justice after the loss of a loved one. For many of our La Mirada 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 understand that the typical attitude against bikers is unfair. As La Mirada motorcycle accident attorneys, we know that just because an accident victim was riding a motorcycle, he or she is not necessarily at fault.
Typically weighing over 75,000 pounds, commercial trucks can be extremely difficult to manage and maneuver, creating somewhat of a hazard for those sharing the road with them and all too often leading to life altering injuries.
Dog bites are common. The risk to young children is even greater. 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 is a legal theory that dictates that 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 almost daily construction happening in La Mirada accidents happen daily. Construction place accidents account for thousands of workplace injuries and deaths nationwide. In a constantly growing and beautifying city like La Mirada, with construction on the freeways, new buildings and houses going up all the time, accidents occur far too often.
A back or spinal cord injury can forever change the course of your life. Spinal cord injury (SCI) results from any type of injury or trauma to the nerve fibers attached to the spinal cord. Such injuries are a result of falls, motor vehicle accidents, sports injuries, and other violence to the spine.
Burn injuries happen frequently and it can be among the most devastating an individual will suffer in his or her lifetime. Such injuries are not only extremely painful but can also require years of surgery, recovery, and convalescence. In severe burn injury cases, damaged skin and tissue can take years to heal.
Medical malpractice is a wrong committed by a physician or other medical professional resulting in serious bodily harm. Gross negligence often leads to long term disability, permanent injury, or in extreme cases, death.
It’s disturbing to even imagine, but elder abuse occurs all too often in and throughout the La Mirada area. Our elder adults are some of our society’s most defenseless people, especially as they reach the point in their lives when they must rely on others to help them in 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?