You might have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit in Washington if your loved one is killed because of another person’s negligence or wrongful act. Here are a few examples of recent wrongful death claims filed in Washington: Case Example 1 In 2013,… Read On

Slip and fall claims are considered personal injury lawsuits under premises liability tort. In layman’s terms, a plaintiff claims that a negligent defendant caused their injury. They further claim that their injury would not have happened if the defendant had taken care of the premises… Read On

It is no secret that many of Yakima’s sidewalks have seen better days. Due to winter weather, tree roots, or other conditions, many sidewalks have crumbled into hundreds of pieces. Unfortunately, innocent pedestrians can trip on uneven pavement, cracks, or potholes, injuring themselves in the… Read On

At Kapuza Lighty, PLLC we hear from potential clients every week who have suffered an injury but don’t know whether it is worthwhile to seek compensation. “My injury is really minor,” they tell us, or “I don’t know if it worth anyone’s time.” There is… Read On

Since 2003, the average dog bite claim has increased more than 60 percent. That’s partly due to increasing medical bills. These injuries often require a high degree of medical intervention, as outlined below. The dog bite claim amount has also increased because attorneys are very… Read On

Washington State Wrongful Death Lawsuits Washington State law allows survivors to sue when another person’s wrongful act, neglect, or default causes a loved one’s death. However, these cases are complicated, and grieving family members would benefit enormously from a lawyer’s help in bringing the case…. Read On