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Personal Injury & Civil Litigation Attorneys

Serving West Chester, PA & Surrounding Communities Since 1977

If you or a loved one have been injured as the result of someone else’s carelessness, you may have a right to compensation. Whether the injury or death was intended or the result of negligence, you and your loved ones have a right to safety. If that right has been violated, you deserve compensation for your physical, monetary, and emotional losses.

About Our Personal Injury Defense

At The Altman Law Firm LLC, our head attorney was a chief personal injury defense attorney for Consolidated Rail Corporation. The comprehensive knowledge he honed working on defense readies him for all the methods opposing counsel will employ when we pursue accountability and compensation.

We have practiced in the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the United States Supreme Court. In every personal injury case, we work exclusively on contingency. We will never collect any attorneys' fees unless we obtain the compensation you need and deserve.

Our experienced personal injury attorneys in West Chester, PA are dedicated to helping you pursue the compensation you need. After an accident, we understand that your situation is hard enough with the challenges of pain, recovery, and rehabilitation. However, if you are unable to work and the bills are piling up, it present new challenges and obstacles for you and your family to face. Pursuing a personal injury case may make it possible for you and your family to receive the support you need to pay your bills.

In addition to personal injury cases, we also provide representation for criminal defense charges, family law cases, juvenile law, and more.

We provide representation for cases involving:

Car accidents are the most frequent causes of personal injuries. If you or a loved one has been injured due to someone else’s negligence in an auto accident, you deserve to work with an experienced legal team. Our attorneys and support staff will always look out for your best interests, and are dedicated to helping you obtain the compensation you need to heal and recover as best as possible. In addition to auto accidents, we provide representation for those injured in motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, commercial vehicles, and more.

If you own a property, you are required to maintain and ensure the safety of your premises, to protect both your visitors and yourself. If a property owner fails to maintain their property, it can result in injuries or fatalities. If you or a loved one have been injured on someone’s property because it is improperly maintained, our attorneys are dedicated to helping you reach the best possible outcome in your case. We handle cases regarding both commercial and residential premises liability suits, and have the skills to handle the many factors that go into this type of case.

If you or a loved one have been injured due to a defective product, we have the experience and expertise to help you pursue a product liability case. Filing a product liability claim can not only help you achieve financial stability, it can help protect others from defective products in the home and life. In addition, it holds manufacturers responsible for inadequate safety standards and holds them accountable for the injuries their products may cause. Common items that are frequently involved in these kind of cases are electronics, power tools, hazardous cleaning supplies, household appliances and more.

When you are in need of medical treatment, you put trust in your provider and medical staff to keep your best interests in mind. Unfortunately, medical errors, carelessness, and a lack of judgement can lead to tragedy and a breach of this trust. If you or a loved one have been a victim of a misdiagnosis, wrongful death, unexplained illness or other form of medical malpractice, the team at The Altman Law Firm is here to help. We will work with you to aggressively pursue your case and obtain the compensation you and your family deserve. Our lawyers have the attention to detail and litigation skills to successfully pursue this type of case.

Have you received an injury due to a dog bite? While many dog bites are not life-threatening, in many cases, victims need to undergo medical treatment. Dog owners have a duty to protect others from their dog’s dangerous behavior. If you have been a victim of this sort of injury, you may be able to hold the dog owner responsible for your losses and injuries. This is especially true if the owner failed to properly restrain and warn you about their dog’s dangerous behavior.

Most serious sport injuries can be prevented by taking simple steps to ensure equipment is safe to use and by providing proper supervision. However, if you receive an injury due to equipment malfunction or negligence on the part of a coach, you may be able to seek a personal injury lawsuit . If you or your child has received a sports-related injury due to faulty equipment, lack of training, or unsafe conditions, our team of attorneys is here and ready to help.

Losing a loved one in an accident can be a heartbreaking ordeal, especially when it is due to someone else’s negligence. Filing a wrongful death suit is one way to help you seek justice for your loved one and obtain closure during your trying time. Our office is dedicated to providing caring, compassionate, and knowledgeable wrongful death representation. Our experienced attorneys will help you navigate Pennsylvania’s complex inheritance laws, address your needs and concerns, and help you receive the compensation you deserve.

Dedicated Personal Law Attorneys in West Chester, PA

The Altman Law Firm has provided a range of legal services in West Chester, PA and surrounding communities since 1977. Our lawyers are proud to represent clients across a number of practice areas including family law, juvenile law, and criminal defense. In addition, we also provide student loan services.

For more information about our criminal defense representation in West Chester, PA, please contact our law office today at 610.436.4040. A member of our staff will help you schedule a free initial consultation. We look forward to working with you.


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