When you have been injured in an accident of any kind, you may not know where to turn for help. After receiving immediate medical attention for your injury, the impact of the accident, the extent of your injuries, and the onslaught of questions from insurance examiners, well-meaning family and friends, and medical personnel may threaten to overwhelm you. When concerns about mounting medical expenses enter your thoughts, it may all be just too much to handle. Fortunately, you do not have to handle it all alone.
When you need a Portland auto or motorcycle accident lawyer or any other specific injury attorney with the legal experience and knowledge to help you with your personal injury claim, you can turn to Portland personal injury attorney Mark J. Leeds. With more than 30 years of experience in handling personal injury cases, Mark will be able to evaluate the details of your case to determine whether or not you may be entitled to compensation. If you are, you can count on Mark';s consistent expertise and ethic to advocate on your behalf so that you will have the best possible chance of trying to obtain the remuneration that you may have coming to you.
When you need a brain injury lawyer or other type of injury lawyer in Portland, Mark J. Leeds is committed to serving those in Oregon who have received quick settlement offers from insurance companies. Although it may seem as though the insurance company has your best interests at heart and that they are speedily trying to address your financial needs that have arisen because of the accident, it could also be that they simply want to settle quickly, have you commit to not pursuing any more compensation, and thus be free of any further obligation even if other symptoms or the need for further medical care should present itself further on down the road. Your auto and truck accident lawyer in Portland, Mark J. Leeds, can review any settlements that you are offered and provide you with the legal advice you need so that you can make informed decisions about how best to proceed. Simply because an offer has been made by an insurance company, it does not mean that you are forced to accept it.
No Obligation with Your Personal Injury Attorney in Portland, Oregon
Because Portland car accident lawyer Mark J. Leeds works on a contingency basis, your first consultation with Mark is free, and you will not owe anything unless Mark obtains a settlement or wins an award in your case. If you have been injured in an accident that resulted from the negligence or recklessness of another party, you should not have to suffer financial hardship as a result. Mark understands the economic difficulties that a personal injury can place on a family, and so no payment is expected from you until you have received the compensation to which you may be entitled.
A Portland, Oregon Personal Injury Attorney Who Gives You Peace of Mind
In their attempts to get information, and to find reasons for why they are not liable, insurance companies may continue to call you with questions. Hospital billing offices often have not gotten the message that legal action is pending in a case, and they may continue to press for payment. Your employer may even be constantly calling trying to find out when you might be able to return to work. All the while, the most important thing is for you to be able to focus on your recovery efforts. With Oregon personal injury attorney Mark J. Leeds as your advocate in Portland, you can have peace of mind in knowing that when involved parties need information regarding your case, you can refer them to your personal injury lawyer and have the assurance that Mark will always advocate on your behalf and represent your best interests.
Personal Injury in Portland as the Result of Medical Malpractice
At times, individuals sustain injuries from the very professionals who are supposed to keep them safe and healthy. Unfortunately, medical malpractice attorneys in Portland, Oregon have no dearth of cases available to them. Whether victims are searching for a dental malpractice or a medical malpractice attorney, Mark J. Leeds is a malpractice lawyer who has aggressively assisted victims in pursuing compensation for injuries sustained as the result of medical negligence. Because every malpractice case is unique, it is important that you consult with a qualified malpractice lawyer as soon as possible. There are statutes of limitations governing when malpractice claims can be filed, and your malpractice attorney will be able to guide you through all of the regulations and legal implications that a Portland medical malpractice lawsuit can entail.
Accident Attorney Mark J. Leeds – Your Accident Lawyer in Portland for a Variety of Personal Injury Cases
As a Portland maritime lawyer, wrongful death lawyer, and car accident lawyer, Mark J. Leeds has had experience with a multiplicity of personal injury cases, including:
Motor vehicle accidents
Cruise ship accidents
Bicycle and pedestrian accidents
… and many, many more
A Portland Auto Accident Lawyer You Can Trust
Mark J. Leeds has been consistently recognized for the level of integrity and the ethical standard that he brings to every personal injury case that he handles. When you need aggressive representation that is also compassionate and trustworthy, the level of professionalism and legal passion that you will receive from Mark is incomparable. Because Mark has always focused exclusively on personal injury cases, you can rest assured that, with Mark as your attorney, you have the highest caliber of legal counsel available.
Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer in Portland Today
Personal injury lawyer Mark J. Leeds is a Board Certified civil trial lawyer with more than 30 year of experience in handling personal injury lawsuits arising from personal injury cases. He has been recognized by his peers for his work in trial law and has received the highest ranking possible for his commitment to professional ethics. To receive a free legal consultation regarding your case and to speak about the injuries you suffered because of a personal injury, contact Mark at 888.446.1999 or fill out the convenient online case evaluation form.
Victims of car accidents often say that they never considered themselves to be the litigious type, but when expenses, pain, and suffering that follow serious injury incurred in a car accident reach a breaking point, they ultimately feel compelled to seek restitution. If the recklessness or negligence of another party has caused you harm, it’s only right that you should be compensated for your losses. Learn more.
Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
When a facility has an AED on-site, lives are saved. In fact, it’s so important that Oregon state law requires fitness facilities to have the device if more than 50 members per day use the facility. If you have experienced damage to your heart because you had a heart attack or other cardiac event at a facility that did not have an AED, you may be entitled to compensation. Learn more.
We trust that physicians and other healthcare professionals will keep us safe and healthy, and though the state of Oregon has many fine doctors and hospitals, that does not mean that medical malpractice does not occur. When a medical mistake that could have been prevented robs you or a loved one of your health and well-being, justice demands that you receive some form of compensation. Learn more.
Despite the rules, laws, and Portland city ordinances meant to keep everyone safe on Portland streets, not everyone abides by them. When cars, trucks, buses, motorcycles, bicycles, and pedestrians are all vying for position, it can be a recipe for accidents of all kinds. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, be aware that pedestrian injuries are often undervalued by insurance companies. Legal representation is critical for you to receive fair treatment and compensation. Learn more.
Prescription Drug Liability
Prescription drugs can heal, but they can also cause serious harm. Usually, these medications work uneventfully, but if a Portland pharmacy has given you the wrong prescription, you could experience significant harm or injury. If you have been unnecessarily harmed because of a prescription drug you should not have received, you will need the expertise of a personal injury attorney to evaluate who, exactly, is to blame. Learn more.
Defective products cause nearly 35,000 reported injuries or deaths annually in the U.S. A manufacturer may issue a recall, but if you have already been injured because of a design defect or manufacturing flaw, that doesn’t help you. If you have a product liability attorney who can show that the product was placed on the market even though the manufacturer was aware of problems, then the manufacturer may be financially liable for your injuries. Learn more.
Grieving the death of a loved one is difficult enough, but when your loss was the result of another’s negligence or recklessness, the emotions can be even more devastating. Consulting with a wrongful death attorney who is compassionate and understanding of your need to right certain wrongs can help bring a sense of closure while actively seeking justice on behalf of your deceased loved one. Learn more.
Slip and Fall/Premises Liability
Oregon law requires property owners to keep property, including structure and grounds, in good repair to ensure the reasonable safety of visitors who have a legitimate reason to be on the property. Failure to do so could result in the owner being financially liable should an injury occur. When you suffer an injury on someone else’s property, commercial or private, you may be entitled to compensation. Learn more.
Accidents that cause injury to workers on a vessel are covered under Federal Admiralty and Maritime Law called the Jones Act. Because the relationship between federal laws (regulating ships, crews, passengers, and cargo) and state laws regarding workers compensation are intricate, complex, and often confusing, at best, if you have suffered a maritime injury, it’s critical that you consult with an experienced maritime attorney. Learn more.
Cruise Ship Accidents
Though cruise ships offer multiple entertainment and leisure activities—seafaring, luxury dining and dancing, recreation, scenic ports, and more—participating in the dynamic cruise ship experience comes at a risk. The danger for serious injury is always present. If you have been injured aboard a cruise ship, you need an injury attorney who has specific experience with cruise ship accident cases. Learn more.
Portland is known for beautiful scenery and a bounty of bicycle paths on which that scenery can be enjoyed. Unfortunately, that also means that Portland experiences a high rate of bicycle accidents. A bicycle accident can result in catastrophic injuries to the head, neck, and spine. A spinal injury or traumatic brain injury can have lifelong effects. If another person’s negligence is to blame, compensation is in order. Learn more.
Mark J. Leeds, P.A. handles cases throughout Oregon from his Portland office.
Here is a list of some of the counties and cities we serve:
Portland, Beaverton, Multnomah County, Washington County, Eugene, Bend, Salem, Corvallis, Oregon City, Hillsboro, Oregon Coast, Medford, Springfield, Albany,Tigard, Lake Oswego and everywhere throughout Oregon.
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