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First Steps When You’ve Experienced Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice is one of the leading causes of death in the United States and billions of dollars are spent each year in malpractice payouts. When doctors are negligent or careless with their patients, the results are often disastrous and devastating to both the patient themselves and their families. If you believe that you or […]

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How to Document Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Nursing home abuse and neglect is a growing and unfortunate problem. If you suspect that your loved one is a victim of abuse, it is imperative that you report your suspicions to authorities both inside and outside of the nursing home facility. It’s also important to document the abuse and neglect to support your claim. […]

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June Is Children Awareness Month – What to Do If Your Child Is Injured in a Car Accident

June is children awareness month, and nothing is more devastating to a parent than hearing the news that their child has been in an auto accident. Whether your child was the driver of the vehicle or they were a passenger, there are numerous steps you need to take to prepare yourself. At Waitz & Downer, […]

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Lawyer Vs. Self-Representation

Lawyer Vs. Self-Representation: The Right Choice for Your Legal Needs Every citizen of the United States has a right to represent themselves in a court of law. Self-representation can work in favor of a person if they are highly knowledgeable in law, but this is often not the case. The matter also depends on the […]

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Why Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer Baton Rouge

Why Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer Baton Rouge? When you have been injured in a car accident, medical malpractice, or other such circumstances in the Baton Rouge area, it can be difficult to know where to turn, or who to trust. Insurance companies will almost always try and give you the short end of the […]

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