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Protecting Your Assets

Arizona’s homestead exemption laws (A.R.S. §§ 33-1101 – 1105) forbid a creditor from taking one’s home in a bankruptcy or other debt proceeding. This law protects up to $150,000 of Read More

Workers' Compensation and Personal Injury Claims

According to the Industrial Commission, in the fiscal year from 2012-2013, 97,730 employees filed workers compensation injury claims in Arizona. On-the-job injuries can occur for many reasons.  When negligence is involved, Read More

Suing a Public Entity

Is it possible to sue the City of Tucson for a poorly designed crosswalk? Can you sue Pima County if a Sheriff runs into you? Can the State of Arizona Read More

Resolving a Case Before Trial

In Arizona 98% of civil cases settle before trial. This is by design. The Supreme Court of Arizona decided long ago that settlements are the ideal conclusion to a case Read More

Leighton Rockafellow, Jr. Nominated to Young Lawyers Division Board

Leighton Rockafellow, Jr. has been elected Treasurer of the Pima County Bar Association’s Young Lawyer Division (YLD) for the fiscal year from July 2014 through July 2015. Read more... Read More

The Top Five Holidays On Which DUIs Occur

Every year, during the holidays, there is a consistent increase in intoxicated drivers on the road. Of all the holidays, there are five that are more dangerous for non-intoxicated drivers Read More

Medical Malpractice Payments On The Rise

Medical malpractice occurs more frequently than most people believe. If you are injured by a physician or hospital’s negligence, it is important to seek the legal advice of an experienced Read More

Nothing Small About Slip And Fall

Tucson accident attorneys use the term “slip and fall” to describe a particular kind of personal injury case. The term may sound trivial, but these cases can actually be quite Read More

I Was Hit By An Uninsured Driver

Arizona has the fifth-highest percentage of uninsured drivers in the nation, at 22 percent — which means that nearly one out of four drivers in Arizona is driving without insurance Read More

Misdiagnosis: A Very Common Form of Medical Malpractice

When you or a loved one suffers an injury, illness or medical condition, you expect to receive the best possible care from doctors, nurses and other health care professionals. That’s Read More

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