A person who suffers a brain injury finds his or her world in turmoil. Activities of daily living, which most of us take for granted, become difficult if not impossible to perform. Memory, focus, personality, sleep, etc. can all be impacted, not to mention relationships with family and friends.
Often the brain injured person cannot work, or work effectively, to provide for the family. The family's finances are thrown into upheaval. Mortgage payments, groceries, clothes for the children and other things which we take for granted become terrifying hurdles.
When a loved one suffers a brain injury or you suspect such an injury, you must seek competent experienced legal help. Carl Piccarreta has over 30 years of experience. His peers have recognized the quality of his work by honoring him with an AV peer rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Call him. Your confidential consultation is without charge.
Car accidents happen every day, but it is not an ordinary event when it happens to you. Suddenly, you have to deal with the physical injuries, medical bills, lost income and the inability to care for your family. Normal activities of daily living are affected, not to mention the damage to your car and loss of transportation. Even more seriously, some car accidents can result in the wrongful death of a loved one or are caused by the criminal act of a drunk driver.
Carl Piccarreta has over 30 years of experience in representing seriously injured victims of car accidents and victims of drunk drivers. In that time, he has helped hundreds, if not thousands, of victims find the right doctors, get a rental car, pay medical bills, recover lost income and most importantly, deal with the adverse insurance carrier. Your confidential consultation with this peer rated AV attorney is without charge.
If you have been injured in a car accident involving a drunk driver, you may have the right to seek compensation not only from the drunk, but from other sources such as the bar or restaurant that over-served that drunk.
In Arizona, bars and restaurants that serve alcohol are prohibited from serving individuals to the point of intoxication. The bar or restaurant may be responsible, in addition to the drunk driver himself, for the harm caused if it over-served or if it served an under-aged person at all. This is called Dram Shop liability. Under these circumstances, you may be entitled to compensation not only from the drunk driver but from the bar or restaurant.
Carl Piccarreta has over 30 years of experience in representing victims of car accidents, victims of drunk drivers, and victims of crime. This AV rated lawyer has the knowledge and experience to address your legal needs. Call him. Your confidential consultation is without charge.
There are times when car accidents are caused not only by drivers but by the poor design of the roadway. Drivers on roadways rely upon proper signage, traffic control devices and the actual physical roadway design in moving from one place to another. When the roadway design and/or signage is negligently constructed or the signage leads us into a trap, the entity - City, Town, State or Federal Goverment - responsible for maintaining that roadway may be responsible.
Carl Piccarreta has extensive experience in handling these types of highway cases. If you or a loved one is a victim of what you believe is a highway defect, speak with Carl. Your confidential consultation with this peer rated AV attorney is without charge.
If you have a legal problem, you probably hired a lawyer to help. If the lawyer misses the Statue of Limitation date, fails to file required pleadings, or simply does not prepare your case in a manner consistent with the high standards of the legal profession, you may have a claim for legal malpractice.
All professionals are under a duty to provide competent professional services.
Carl Piccarreta has over 30 years legal experience. For the last six years he has been teaching law students at the University of Arizona's James E. Rogers College of Law "Pretrial Litigation". The quality of his work has been recognized by his peers with an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Your confidential consultation with Carl is without charge.
Slip and Fall/Premises Liability
Millions of people are injured every year due to falls caused by a dangerous condition, often hidden, on someone else's property. It is the responsibility of every property owner to keep their property reasonably safe for their guests or customers. Failure of the property owner to take the necessary steps -reasonable steps - to maintain their property can result in serious hazards or severe injuries. Hidden hazards or hazards improperly marked or protected can cause very serious injuries from broken bones to brain injury, and even wrongful death.
Carl Piccarreta has over 30 years of experience in representing seriously injured victims. This AV peer rated attorney has the knowledge and experience to address your legal needs. Your confidential consultation with Carl is without charge.
Victim of Crime
If you have been injured by a drunk driver, physically assaulted, sexually assaulted or otherwise victimized, you may have the right to seek compensation not only from the criminal, but from other sources. In the case of the drunk driver, the bar or restaurant that served the drunk may also be responsible.
In the case of a physical assault, sexual assault, parking lot assault, etc., the landowner or business owner may be responsible for failing to provide adequate security, lighting or other safety measures.
Carl Piccarreta has for many years represented crime victims. Thus peer rated AV attorney has the knowledge and experience to address your legal needs. Your confidential consultation with Carl is without charge.
Distress, anger, grief, and loss following the death of a family member is overwhelming. You may have a claim for the wrongful death of a spouse, child or parent if the person who caused the death of your loved one acted intentionally or negligently. Wrongful death may be caused by a fatal car accident, medical malpractice, nursing home neglect or abuse, construction accident, a criminal act or any of a number of wrongful causes.
Damages for wrongful death claim include the loss of love and companionship, funeral and burial expenses, and past and future lost wages. When a family member dies, those left behind must be protected. You should seek a competent, experienced trial lawyer immediately.
If a loved one is a victim of a wrongful death, speak with Carl Piccarreta. He has extensive experience in representing surviving family members following the death of a loved one, Your confidential consultation with this peer-rated AV attorney is without charge.