Las Vegas injury lawyer and accident attorney Craig Murphy, Esq. of Murphy & Murphy Law Offices says "Do not hire a lawyer who cannot be trusted." Does that make sense to you? If not, then it is as the old saying goes "Buyer beware!" Las Vegas car accident and injury victims have a choice of Las Vegas personal injury lawyers every day. There are a multitude of Las Vegas personal injury lawyers from which to choose. The TV adds run constantly. The yellow pages are full of page after … [Read more...]
Warning from Las Vegas Injury Lawyer and Accident Attorney Craig Murphy, Esq.: Do Not Hire a Lawyer Who Cannot Be Trusted
Craig Murphy, Esq. Las Vegas Personal Injury Attorney and Accident Lawyer Advice to Las Vegas Drivers about Texting and Talking on the Cell Phone While Driving
Las Vegas Personal Injury attorney and accident lawyer Craig Murphy, Esq. has been warning Las Vegas drivers for years about the dangers of distracted and/or impaired driving. Distracted drivers in Las Vegas can range from drivers texting, talking on cell phones, eating, putting on make-up, to any other activity that causes the driver to stop paying attention to driving and the traffic on the road. Impaired driving is driving while the driver’s ability to drive is impaired due to alcohol, … [Read more...]
Craig Murphy, Esq. Las Vegas Personal Injury Lawyer and Accident Attorney Exposes the Common Defense Tactic of Deny, Deny, Deny.
Craig Murphy, Esq. Las Vegas personal injury lawyer and accident attorney of Murphy & Murphy Law Offices in Las Vegas, Nevada asks if you have ever heard of a frivolous defense in a personal injury case? We have all heard of frivolous lawsuits. We hear about frivolous lawsuits all the time. My previous blog posts and the Murphy & Murphy Law Offices website at www.nvpilaw.com document my position about frivolous lawsuits in Las Vegas. To make my position clear, I am strongly against … [Read more...]
The tough Las Vegas economy has affected everyone. The media across the country continues to document Las Vegas as the epicenter of the housing bubble crash. Las Vegas had the highest home foreclosure rate in the country last year. For the past four years Las Vegas has lead the nation in home foreclosures and it is expected to lead the country again this year. In fact, it is expected that there will be more home foreclosures this year than in any of the past four years. There does not … [Read more...]
The new year (2011) is here. It is hard to believe that 2010 passed so quickly. 2010 was a busy year for the Las Vegas personal injury law firm of Murphy & Murphy Law Offices. Craig Murphy, Esq. and Richard Johnson, Esq. took four cases to trial in 2010. Craig Murphy, Esq., Richard Johnson, Esq. and Murphy & Murphy Law Offices obtained the fourth highest jury verdict rendered in 2010 in a Nevada personal injury case. The verdict was the second top five Nevada personal injury … [Read more...]
Craig Murphy, Esq. and Murphy & Murphy Law Offices Obtain Third Highest Injury Jury Verdict in Nevada.
I was researching jury verdicts rendered in Nevada to determine if there are any trends regarding jury verdicts over the past few years. In conducting my research, I discovered that in 2008 Murphy & Murphy Law Offices received the third highest jury verdict rendered in a personal injury case in Nevada. Craig Murphy, Esq. and Murphy & Murphy Law Offices take a great deal of pride in having obtained the third highest jury verdict in Nevada in 2008. The Las Vegas personal injury … [Read more...]
Las Vegas accident lawyers and injury trial attorneys Craig Murphy and Richard Johnson at Murphy & Murphy Law Offices are preparing a Las Vegas personal injury case for trial that is to take place this week. This will be our fourth jury trial this year. Murphy & Murphy Law Offices is proud to be part of the American system of justice. Juries are an integral part of the American justice system. Juries set the standards for our community. Juries enforce the traffic laws and enforce the … [Read more...]
A recent study shows that in states that have laws making illegal to text a drive the accident rate from distracted drivers texting while driving has increased. Most people expect that accident rate would go down. Afterall, once the laws was passed large numbers of people would stop texting while driving. Those who continue to text while driving would be caught and arrested or at least given a ticket. That would cause the number of people who text while driving to go down and the roads would be … [Read more...]
I have continually written about the risks and dangers of distracted driving and impaired driving. I wrote a lengthy article about the death of Dr. Frank Ryan, a famous Hollywood plastic surgeon, who crashed his Jeep over a cliff because he was sending a text about his dog. Yet people continue to text and drive. I saw a man texting and driving this morning on my way into the office. The National Highway Safety Administration released its data regarding distracted driving crashes across the … [Read more...]
Why Do You Need to Know a Good Personal Injury Attorney if You Live in Las Vegas? Las Vegas is Full of Bad Drivers Who Crash a Lot, That’s Why.
Everyone in Las Vegas comments about how bad our drivers are. You have probably complained a time or two. I have had the opportunity to hear many people tell me about their experiences with bad Las Vegas drivers. Often the stories include terrible results with life-long injuries. But are drivers in Las Vegas really that bad? Yes, Las Vegas drivers are really that bad. According to a survey compiled by Allstate Insurance, Las Vegas drivers are 21% more likely to have a car crash than the … [Read more...]