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What Factors Affect A Workers’ Comp Settlement? Part Three

March 21, 2018

This blog is the third part of an article addressing factors that affect settlement of a workers’ compensation matter. Please see earlier blogs listing other factors that affect the settlement of a workers’ compensation case. Until then, if you have been injured at work or have any questions about workers’ compensation, call Powell Law today […]

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What Factors Affect A Workers’ Comp Settlement? Part Two

March 15, 2018

The workers’ compensation system in Pennsylvania was created primarily to benefit injured workers, not employers. You have important rights as a worker injured in the workplace. Powell Law will protect working individuals when they incur a work-injury by helping them obtain all of the benefits to which they are entitled as soon as possible as […]

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What Factors Affect A Workers’ Comp Settlement? Part One

March 13, 2018

Many workers’ compensation cases are settled for a lump-sum amount. An employer’s insurance carrier may try to make you believe that a settlement is in your best interest. However, only you, with the assistance of an experienced and knowledgeable workers’ compensation attorney may truly determine the value of your case and the point in time […]

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About The Legal Services Provided By Powell Law – Social Security Disability

March 9, 2018

In 1906, James Powell, Sr. founded a law firm to serve Northeastern Pennsylvania, primarily the towns of Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. 112 years later, with offices in Scranton, Stroudsburg, Moscow, and Taylor, Powell Law serves more than the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. Powell Law serves families, workers, and the disabled throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. The attorneys at Powell Law […]

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Does Choosing The Limited Right To Sue In A Pennsylvania Insurance Policy Affect The Recovery Of Other Damages?

March 1, 2018

If you require legal counsel and assistance in litigating a claim for damages resulting from any type of vehicle accident, contact Powell Law. Our decades of experience make it the clear and obvious choice for representation in personal injury matters involving any type of vehicle accident in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and surrounding areas. If you have suffered […]

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About The Legal Services Provided By Powell Law – Criminal Defense

February 27, 2018

Over a century ago, in 1906, James Powell, Sr. founded a law firm to serve Northeastern Pennsylvania, primarily the growing towns of Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. With offices in Scranton, Stroudsburg, Moscow, and Taylor, today, Powell Law serves more than the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. As part of our services, Powell Law has a long-established criminal defense practice, […]

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About The Legal Services Provided By Powell Law – Personal Injury

February 22, 2018

112 years ago in 1906, James J. Powell, Sr. founded Powell Law based on the principles of “honor, integrity, and trust.” As Northeastern Pennsylvania’s oldest personal injury law firm, our attorneys and staff have adhered to these principles for well over a century. For three generations, Powell Law has successfully litigated a wide range of […]

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Some Information About Birth-Injury Lawsuits

February 16, 2018

There are few things, if any, as devastating to a parent as a child born with a birth injury of any type or magnitude. What was supposed to be a moment of utter and extreme happiness turns to a deeper concern, often fraught with guilt, for the present and future welfare of the child. A […]

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The Burden Of Proof In A Pennsylvania Workers Comp Case

February 9, 2018

The workers’ compensation system in Pennsylvania is intended to protect our Commonwealth’s working individuals when they incur a work-injury by providing benefits in a timely fashion. Each workers’ compensation case, like any legal matter, requires that a particular party bear the burden of proof. Every initial claim for benefits, as well as any claim for […]

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