If you have been injured in an accident caused by the negligence of another, you are most likely facing a series of medical, financial, and emotional burdens which may seem overwhelming. Fortunately, you will not have to go through this difficult time alone. The Virginia personal injury lawyers at Kalfus & Nachman are here to help make sure you receive the compensation you need to stay afloat and provide for your family while recovering from your injuries.
Serving Virginia and NC since 1979, Kalfus & Nachman has helped thousands of clients obtain fair settlements for their injuries. We will provide you with highly skilled and aggressive legal representation in order to prevent insurance companies and large corporations from unfairly denying you the compensation you deserve.
Our Legal Philosophy
At Kalfus & Nachman, we believe that high levels of personal service and attention are the cornerstone to exceptional legal representation. When you work with our lawyers, we'll be there for you every step of the way. We will always work with you one on one, carefully listening to all of your questions and concerns, to make sure that our representation caters to your unique individual needs.
We understand that by cultivating a close personal relationship with you, we can more effectively handle your claim to your satisfaction. This emphasis on personal attention is the reason we have been able to consistently provide our clients with first rate legal results for 30 years.
Our goal is to thoroughly and meticulously handle every aspect of your legal claim so that you can focus your energy on recovering from your injuries. Our talented legal team will always be there to answer your questions, and we will keep you informed of any developments in your case. When you work with Kalfus & Nachman, you can be confident that you are in good hands.
A Full Service Law Firm
Kalfus & Nachman is a full service law firm with law offices in Norfolk, Newport News and Roanoke. Leading with over 50 years experience and unparalleled legal expertise, we possess the skills and background to tend to all of your legal needs in a variety of matters, including:
- Personal injury
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Social security disability
- Wrongful death
- Medical malpractice
- Product liability
- Nursing home negligence
- Maritime cases
- DUI Victim cases
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Business and commercial transactions
- Real estate
- Estate planning
Time is of the essence in personal injury claims. The sooner we begin working on your case, the sooner you will receive the compensation you need. Please contact us today so that we can start building your case while the evidence is fresh.
Areas of Practice
You may file a personal injury lawsuit to recover compensation for injuries suffered as a result of the negligent actions of another. Depending on the specifics of your case, you may be entitled to recover damages for:
- Medical expenses
- Property damage
- Lost wages
- Diminished quality of life
- Pain and suffering
The experienced Virginia personal injury lawyers at Kalfus & Nachman are here to aggressively pursue your claim in order to get you the compensation you deserve.
In the state of Virginia, approximately 78,000 people are seriously injured and more than 900 people are killed every year in motorcycle accidents and auto accidents, which include victims of dui accidents. Often, insurance companies will work hard to either undervalue or outright deny your claim in order to reduce their pay-outs on many of these tragic accidents. Kalfus & Nachman has the experience to battle insurance companies so that your settlement fairly compensates you for all of your medical expenses, property damage, and lost wages.
Due to their excessive size and poor maneuverability, trucks pose a particularly serious risk to other drivers in the event of an accident. Truck accident claims are highly complex due to the various federal and state regulations governing the trucking industry and the frequent involvement of multiple negligent parties in the lawsuit. Furthermore, the insurance companies representing large trucking companies possess high powered legal teams who will try and do everything in their power to reduce your settlement. Kalfus & Nachman has the skills and experience to take on the insurance companies, and we will aggressively pursue your claim in court if necessary to help you get the compensation you deserve.
Social Security Disability
If you are disabled, unable to return to work, and being unfairly denied your social security disability benefits, Kalfus & Nachman can help you file your claim and make sure that it receives the proper attention it deserves. There are a multiplicity of rules and regulations governing social security disability claims, and you will need to present a variety of forms and records at your hearing. Our lawyers will guide you through this complicated process so that you have the greatest likelihood of winning your case. We have helped hundreds of clients receive the social security benefits they deserve, and we can ensure that your case is heard significantly quicker than if you represent yourself through this process.
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic brain injuries can have devastating, life-altering effects on your entire family. Many people suffering from these catastrophic injuries will often need daily care for the rest of their lives. Traumatic brain injury cases are highly complex and require a lawyer with a sophisticated understanding of the medical principles involved to prevent insurance companies from trying to claim your injury was the result of a pre-existing condition. The Virginia personal injury lawyers at Kalfus & Nachman can help you hold the negligent parties accountable for your brain injury so that you can receive the compensation needed to cover your treatment and ongoing medical care.
If a doctor, hospital, or other health care professional provides you with negligent care resulting in serious injury, you may be entitled to receive compensation through a medical malpractice lawsuit. Our attorneys will work with medical experts who can examine your medical records and testify on your behalf. We have a long track record of delivering successful results in these complicated lawsuits.
Nursing Home Negligence
The decision to place a loved one in a nursing home is never easy, and often choosing the right home may seem overwhelming. If you suspect that your loved one has been the victim of nursing home abuse or neglect, the Virginia personal injury lawyers at Kalfus & Nachman can help you hold the nursing home liable for their actions. We will fight tirelessly to ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve for your loved one's suffering, and we will work to make sure the nursing home cannot commit the same abusive or negligent actions to others in the future.
Pharmaceutical companies make billions of dollars a year from the products they sell to the general public. While the FDA has a rigorous screening and approval process, many drugs are rushed onto the market before they can be adequately evaluated for long term side effects. Often, pharmaceutical companies are aware of the adverse effects of their drugs, but do not take appropriate action in fear of hurting their profit margin. If you have suffered a pharmaceutical injury from taking a dangerous or defective drug, the Virginia product liability lawyers at Kalfus & Nachman can help you receive the compensation you deserve. We have the skills and experience to battle the high powered legal teams of pharmaceutical companies, and we are not afraid to pursue your claim to its completion in court if necessary.
Manufacturers have an obligation to maintain proper safety standards in the design and manufacture of consumer products, and they must clearly warn you of any potential risks associated with the product. When product manufacturers do not uphold this obligation, they can be held liable through a defective product lawsuit. Our experienced Virginia product liability lawyers will provide you with highly aggressive legal representation in order to help you receive the compensation you deserve.
Admiralty and Maritime
There are a series of complex and overlapping regulations governing maritime accidents. If you are injured at sea, you will need the help of an experienced maritime accident lawyer to help you navigate through these sophisticated regulations. The experienced attorneys at Kalfus & Nachman have been helping injured maritime workers receive the compensation they deserve for more than 20 years. We have a thorough understanding of the various laws governing these claims, and our experience in this complicated field of law will give you the greatest likelihood of success.
Business and Commercial Law
The experienced Virginia business law attorneys at Kalfus & Nachman can help you resolve a variety of legal issues, including:
- Commercial transactions
- Contract negotiations
- Incorporation of your business
- Business litigation
- Commercial and residential real estate transactions
- Estate planning
Please contact our Virginia personal injury lawyers today to schedule your free initial consultation. Kalfus & Nachman serves clients in the Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News, Portsmouth, Roanoke, and Virginia Beach, Virginia areas.
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