A slip and fall accident is caused by tripping or slipping on another’s property due to conditions that have resulted from property owner negligence. Shelton Davis, PLLC provides legal representation for clients in premises liability cases. We offer a free consultation with a Mississippi slip and fall lawyer, so there is no reason to wait to speak with an attorney.
Although slipping and falling may seem minor, these types of accidents can result in severe or catastrophic injuries. Damages may be awarded to compensate the victim for current and future medical costs, lost wages, loss of enjoyment of life, permanent impairment, and pain and suffering.
A successful lawsuit for premises liability requires that the jury find that:
Mississippi personal injury lawyers David Shelton and Rick Davis have extensive knowledge of personal injury law with more than 35 years of combined experience and a dedication to providing effective representation for every client. We take the time to understand your situation and prepare your case for court. This experience and preparation often result in settlement offers. However, we are always ready to fight for you in court.
There are a few reasons that you should not wait too long to contact a Mississippi slip and fall attorney. The state of Mississippi has a three-year statute of limitations for filing a premises liability case. This means that you must file a lawsuit within three years of the date of your accident. Acting early allows your attorney to gather and preserve evidence, interview witnesses while memories are still fresh, and prepare your case for court.