What Fees are Owed to your Prior Counsel if you Change Law Firms?

Car accident lawyer Barry P. Goldberg of Woodland Hills is offered to take over cases by clients upset with their current counsel almost on a daily basis.  You may be surprised to learn that the Goldberg Injury Lawyers seldom “jump in” and take over files handled by previous law firms for lots of reasons. Not…

What was in my Personal Injury Retainer Agreement?

Woodland Hills personal injury attorney Barry P. Goldberg is a constant critic of accident lawyers that insert unfair provisions into Retainer Agreements. No wonder why prospective new clients are weary of signing attorney fee agreements and have a distrust of plaintiff lawyers! Usually, my biggest complaint are provisions granting the lawyer “Power of Attorney” to…

Things to Know About Car Accident Claims

Car Accident Lawyer A car accident can be a traumatic experience to go through, especially if you have sustained injuries. Thousands of people become injured or killed in car accidents every day. When a car accident injury impacts your life in a major way, you could be wondering what your options are. Speaking to a…

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Using Expert Accident Reconstruction Evidence at Trial

Woodland Hills Trial Attorney Barry P. Goldberg addresses questions relating to trial tactics and admissibility of expert accident reconstruction evidence on a regular basis. First, in order to lay the foundation to admit expert reconstruction evidence, an expert must show the court that the evidence is relevant and that expert testimony is based on the…

Suing an Insurance Company Before the Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Arbitration

Los Angeles attorney Barry P. Goldberg is a self-proclaimed Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist law and arbitration “guru.” In his practice and advising other lawyers he sees almost every possible uninsured and underinsured motorist scenario imaginable. Recently, our office subbed in on a “bad faith” and breach of contract case that had been litigated against the…

A CCP 998 Offer to Compromise Must be in the Proper Form

Woodland Hills car accident attorney Barry P. Goldberg has written several articles regarding the use of Code of Civil Procedure section 998 Offers to Compromise. In fact, his west San Fernando Valley personal injury law office uses 998 Offers to Compromise in every case in litigation, including uninsured and underinsured motorist arbitrations in order to…

How to Choose a Personal Injury Lawyer

Woodland Hills personal injury lawyer Barry P. Goldberg is quizzed by prospective new clients regularly in their desperate attempt to ask the right questions which might possibly provide enough information for them to choose a personal injury lawyer. Sometimes they ask all the right questions. Sometimes they ask questions which could not possibly give them…

The 6 Top Reasons Why It Is Worth Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Woodland Hills personal injury lawyer Barry P. Goldberg is asked by prospective new clients on a regular basis; “Is it worth hiring a personal injury lawyer?”  Believe it or not, the answer varies with the circumstances. On many simple fender-bender accidents with very minor property damage and very moderate injuries, it may be preferable to…