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Attorney Richard Griffin receives the highest rating of AV Preeminent for 2015

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Attorney Richard Griffin receives the highest rating of AV Preeminent for 2015

Attorney Richard Griffin of the Griffin Law Firm has received a rating of AV Preeminent from the Martindale Hubble and Lawyers.com.  This rating is based on reviews from other attorneys, judges, and clients and represents the highest rating possible for ethics and legal ability. 

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Posted in Firm Awards, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability, Workers' Compensation, Wrongful Death
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What factors make you more likely to be granted Social Security Disability Benefits?

There are many factors which can increase your chances of being granted your Socials Security Disability Benefits. Some of these factors include the following:

Age of the Applicant: Social Security Disability claims are much more likely to be granted to applicants that are older.

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Posted in Income Benefit Denial, Social Security Disability
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When are Punitive Damages allowed in Car Accident Claims?

Personal injury claimants are entitled to punitive damages when the defendant is guilty of conduct that demonstrates a reckless disregard for human life. The most common examples were negligent drivers who where driving while intoxicated (DUI), guilty of hit and run, guilty of racing or reckless driving, and similar conduct.

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Posted in DUI, Low Settlement Offers, Personal Injury, Punitive Damages, Uncategorized
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Why do people sometimes delay hiring an Injury Attorney?

Many times people delay hiring an attorney when they are injured in a car accident, truck accident, motorcycle accident, bicycle accident, pedestrian accident, slip and fall, dog attack or on the job accident. Over the years Atlanta personal injury attorney Richard Griffin has spoken to many potential clients that say,

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Posted in Low Settlement Offers, Medical Treatment Compliance, Medical Treatment Denial, Personal Injury, Statute Of Limitations, Workers' Compensation, Wrongful Death
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How can you get a personal injury settlement of more than the policy limits?

Settlements are normally limited to the policy limits:  Normally, you cannot force the insurance company to pay more than the policy limits on the liability automobile policy.  This means that many times the negligent driver is under insured for the value of the personal injury claim against him or her.  

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