With thousands of accident victims in the San Jacinto, 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 can happen suddenly on the busy streets of San Jacinto and California traffic law can be unnerving and leave you bewildered. Damage to your person and vehicle conjure up visions of mounting bills and increased insurance premiums. Who is going to pay for the repairs on your car? Who is responsible for the expensive medical bills? When can you go back to work?
If you are injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, you have the right to pursue a civil case with the driver that differs from the criminal case your local district attorney or prosecutor will file. The damages you might be able to collect include, but are not limited to, medical bills, lost earnings, permanent disability, disfigurement and even death.
In this fast paced world we live in, the people of San Jacinto often choose a leisurely bike ride over driving a car. Whether you are commuting to work on a bicycle to avoid the notoriously busy Southern California roads and highways or taking a scenic ride for exercise, riding a bike can be dangerous. Before you even know what’s happening, a driver’s negligence can cause a collision that leaves the bicyclist with severe injuries. From head, neck and back injuries to broken bones, the impact of a bicycle accident can be debilitating. Knowing what to do in the moments, weeks and months following an accident is crucial.
If someone you love met an untimely death due to another person’s negligent or reckless actions, it may be possible to hold that person responsible for the death by filing a wrongful death lawsuit. Whether the death resulted from a distracted or drunk driver, construction accident, physician’s error, dangerously defective product, unsafe home or business premises or even an intention act, California law allows spouses, children, parents and sometimes other relatives to seek legal action.
Have you or a family member recently been involved in a San Jacinto motorcycle accident? Was it caused by another driver’s careless driving on the road? If so, contact the best motorcycle injury attorneys at The Law Offices of Brent A. Duque immediately. You may only have a limited time to get compensation from the responsible party for your accident. With the help of our expert lawyers, you can focus on recovery while we fight on your behalf to get you the fair compensation you need.
The trucking industry is controlled by federal regulations that establish a set of standards and can determine the responsible party in a given trucking accident. Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations contains most applicable regulations. Fortunately, by working with a firm like the Duque Law Group you can put years of expertise in your corner to understand your rights under the law.
All across the United States, dogs bring companionship, enjoyment and even protection to so many. Unfortunately, we are all aware that not all dogs and friendly and gentle and not all owners responsibly secure their pets, leading to thousands of people being bitten, mauled or attacked by a dog each year. Fortunately, most of the bites are relatively minor and can be treated at home with ointments.
Broken bones are common injuries in motor vehicle crashes, falls and sports injuries depending of the force of the impact. Surrounding muscles, nerves, blood vessels, organs and skin are frequently also injured when bones are broken. If you suffered broken bones in San Jacinto, you need an experienced personal injury attorney who will fight hard to ensure that you are adequately compensated for your injuries, losses, and pain and suffering.
Whether you have been hurt in a public property (such as a retail store, shopping mall or public park) or a private property (such as a residence or office building), you will need a San Jacinto premises liability attorney to help you understand your rights under California law.
Sadly, in 2013, over 4,400 workers in the United States were killed on the job, with 856 being attributed to construction accidents. Nearly 4 percent of all construction workers across the country have suffered severe injuries requiring them to lose time from work or have job restrictions or transfers. A mind-blowing figure of one out of every five worker fatalities was in construction.
Victims experiencing whiplash injuries to the neck/back often feel pain throughout their entire body and can experience acute pain, numbness and a loss of mobility. These types of injuries need immediate medical attention or the risk making the injuries worse increases. Unfortunately, medical bills are expensive and can quickly add up.You may be left paying these expenses yourself without expert legal advice. Don’t let this happen to you, give us a call at The Law Offices of Brent A. Duque for an absolutely free consultation today.
With most spinal cord injury lawsuits, as with most personal injury lawsuits in general, the theory of negligence is crucial. Whether you suffered a spinal cord injury as a result of being hit by a car or you slipped on a surface that was not properly marked with cautionary warnings, your case will depend on your ability to show that negligence was a factor and that the party you are suing is “at fault”.
If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident leading to a traumatic brain injury, you understand full well the overwhelming emotional and financial impact it can have on the entire family. Recovery can take a lifetime not only for the injured person, but for their loved ones as well. Injuries to the brain can cause a numerous debilitating symptoms, such as seizures, paralysis, coma, personality changes, hearing loss, vision loss, loss of taste, loss of smell, and cognitive or learning deficits.
Burn injuries are one of the most agonizing. Burn injury survivors often suffer some of the most debilitating and disfiguring injuries imaginable. In addition to the physical pain and suffering, those injured in a burn accident many times also suffer intense psychological and emotional trauma when faced with disability and disfigurement.
The team of experienced attorneys at the San Jacinto Law Offices of Brent A. Duque has been taking on the challenge of complex medical negligence cases for many years. Our goal is to not only benefit our injured client, but to change the medical practices within Riverside County to prevent other patients from suffering similar carelessness and negligence. We approach this very important undertaking with the sympathy and understanding our clients need in their time of suffering. We prepare and present the strongest case possible to maximize compensation for injured persons.
California nursing homes are required by law to provide a specified standard of care to all of its patients. Failure to meet the needs of the patients is a form of abuse and should be immediately reported to law enforcement and the associated government agencies. Seeking the counsel of an attorney is highly recommended to take the case to the next level.
When a large bus is involved in a traffic accident, many variables need to be considered and any subsequent litigation will be handled much differently than a normal passenger car accident. The details of the accident can have a substantial impact on how your case must be handled.
Use of excessive force and other misconduct by police officers seems to be occurring all across the country at an alarming rate. The personal injury lawyers at The Duque Law Firm have years of experience helping the innocent victims of police brutality pursue justice and compensation.
Injuries caused to a person or property that are the result of a defective product, even when the person has properly used a product, are quite common across the country. These defective products often reach the consumer in the form of an improperly designed appliance or device, food laced with bacteria, or any item that was manufactured incorrectly.
Being hit by an automobile can change the course of your life in just a few seconds. These accidents can result in injuries such as fractures (broken bones), head injuries, various back & neck injuries and even death. The courts may award financial compensation to victims of accidents caused by the negligence of others. Our team of dedicated personal injury lawyers will work tirelessly to help you make a monetary recovery for your pain and suffering, medical expenses, loss of income, disfigurement, and any other losses sustained in the accident.
While their name implies otherwise, bed bugs can make their homes in any number of objects and appliances, including but not limited to carpeting and upholstery, drapes and curtain rods, outlets, wallpaper, and even ceilings. When hotel guests bring bed bugs back in their luggage, their entire homes can become infested in a matter of weeks.
Victims of dangerous drugs confront a number of serious and potentially life-threatening side effects, such as heart attack, stroke, diabetes, liver damage, kidney damage, depression, hemorrhagic stroke and more. Our experienced team of dangerous drug lawyers represent clients who have been seriously injured or lost loved ones exposed to prescription, over-the-counter or alternative medications.
If you or a loved one received medical attention that was below the legal and accepted standard of care, our dedicated team may be able to get you the financial compensation you need and deserve. By contacting our attorneys immediately, we can help you determine the strength of your case. We will obtain and review the medical records to determine the cause of your baby’s injury. If negligence was the cause, our dynamic legal team will fight for the compensation and justice you deserve.