On June 24, 2016, our client was involved in a rear-end car accident in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Just this month, Portner & Shure attorney, Kevin Ruby, and our litigation department helped settle this case prior to trial. Initially, Geico denied liability as they typically do in a low-... Read More
Our first advice is to never talk to a liability carrier, but if you do, here are some things to never say:
1. Sorry—implies fault
2. I’m fine—many injuries take time to show up. Oftentimes you feel far worse the next day
3. Sure, record me—carriers love to obtain recorded statements... Read More
With the holiday season in full swing and cheaper gas prices, millions of people are travelling on Virginia’s roadways. The volume, as you may have noticed, has increased in many areas. So has the number of both serious and fatal car crashes. To reduce the accidents, Virginia Police have increased... Read More
“So happy to have found this firm. They helped me with all my needs in this difficult time. They guided my through the entire process. A special thanks to Amy P. for dealing with me, as I probably called her a hundred times she always had a positive attitude. I would definitely recommend this place... Read More
We want to congratulate Norma Guevara, a paralegal in our Spanish Department, who was just married. She has been with Portner & Shure for 9 years and we are all so happy for her and her husband. Norma already has two kids and recently adopted a third child. All three of them are happy for their... Read More
Recently, Portner & Shure attorney, Kevin Ruby and the litigation department settled a high-impact rear-end accident in Loudoun County, Virginia. Our client suffered serious neck, back, and leg injuries. He faces permanent injuries in his neck and back and will require a discectomy and... Read More
We’ve all seen those signs in Virginia stating that the speed limit is enforced by aircraft and we’ve all wondered if that is actually true.
Virginia state police have actually lacked the funding for using speed-detecting aircraft for the last 7 years.
So if you’re one of the many people who have... Read More
We wish; But there is not. If so, all of our negotiations with the carrier would be easy, fun, and cordial, like simply dialing for dollars
· Instead, negotiations with the carriers often first seem like a chess match. Then, if not resolved, a war.
· Medical bills, lost wages, the... Read More
Earlier this month, Portner & Shure attorney, Kevin Ruby, won yet another verdict against Geico. Our client had more than $8,000.00 in medical expenses from her injuries that were caused by a rear-end accident in Fairfax, Virginia. Our client injured her right arm, right hand, shoulder, neck,... Read More
Join us in welcoming back our Spanish Department Paralegal, Diana Ramirez, who returned to work this month after giving birth to a healthy baby boy, Nathan Alexander. Diana gave birth to Nathan on September 30th. Diana enjoyed all the time she spent with her son during her time off. Some of her... Read More
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