Lauren Davis White Papers

Will I Have to Go to Trial?

Some people are excited about the possibility of a jury trial for their case. Many, if not most, are concerned and worried about having to go to trial.

If you are in the latter category, it may help to know the vast majority of civil cases do not go all the way to trial. Most of them settle before they reach that point. To place a case in the best position to settle for the highest value, however, the case must be ready to be tried.

Talking About Your Loss, Again and Again

In wrongful death cases that involve medical malpractice or negligence by nursing homes, there is one thing that stands out as the most difficult for family members – having to relive their loss over and over during the case.

Unfortunately, it’s unavoidable. But it is also manageable, and here are some ideas to make it more manageable.