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What is a Charge Conference? New York Medical Malpractice Attorney Oginski Explains

A charge conference is not what happens when your credit card company calls to find out why you went over your credit limit. Nor is it a strategy session with the people in charge of the running of the bulls. Rather, it refers to... Continue reading

What Does 'Preponderance of Evidence' Mean? New York Medical Malpractice Attorney Explains

Watching TV we hear that the prosecutor has to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt. However, in a medical malpractice or accident case in New York, that is not the standard that we must meet in order to prove that we are entitled to compensation. Instead, we need only show that we are more likely right than wrong that what we are saying is correct. This is known as the preponderance of credible evidence. If the jury determines that we are more likely right than wrong, then the injured victim is entitled to be compensated for the harm that they have suffered. Continue reading

NY Medical Malpractice: More Trial Secrets Revealed

Do you realize that the people you have sued will be in court with you each day? Did you ever wonder how your attorney can have a civil conversation with his adversary? Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

Observations Your NY Trial Lawyer May Not Tell You

No, it's not something confidential. Rather it's a few observations about the procedure of being in court and trying your case that many lawyers simply don't tell their clients. It has to to with procedural things that go on and the mechanics of getting into the court house. Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

NY Medical Malpractice Lawyer solves the Medical Malpractice Problem

Medical malpractice is medical carelessness. We know it happens. Despite this fact doctors continue to point their fingers at lawyers for creating “frivolous” lawsuits. Lawyers point fingers at the doctors for incompetent care, and the doctor silently curses their medical malpractice insurance companies for charging them outrageous insurance premiums to pay for medical malpractice insurance. The undeniable problem is that the injured patient is stuck in the middle. Continue reading

Misplaced Feeding Tube Results in Death

Have you ever heard of a feeding tube that was not put in the right place? I have. The results were a disaster. If the feeding tube is not put into the correct place, the nutrition will leak out into the abdomen and can cause a systemic infection. That's known as sepsis. In some cases, sepsis can kill you. Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

Blind In One Eye-New York Medical Malpractice Lawyer Explains

Have you ever met someone who was blind? Have you ever seen someone with a guide dog? Have you ever seen a blind person use a walking stick? More importantly, when you see someone who is blind only in one eye do you have questions about why they are blind in one eye? Blindness in one eye can be socially stigmatizing. People walking down the street may be curious about why you are blind in only one eye. There may be many reasons for blindness including suffering an accident or wrongdoing by a doctor or hospital. Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

How To Choose a New York Lawyer From a Radio Ad

You are driving to work one day and you hear an advertisement for a law firm on the radio. How do you know whether this law firm is right for you based only on the 15 second advertisement you hear? The problem with radio advertisements for lawyers is that you cannot distinguish one law firm from another. If you are a legal consumer looking to hire an attorney, ask yourself "What educational information is this law firm providing that will help you make an educated decision about whether this is the right law firm for you?" In all likelihood, the 15 or 30 second ad gives you very little information that will help you make a decision. Watch the video to learn more. Continue reading

Gerry's Legal Secretary Enjoys Helping Medical Malpractice & Accident Clients

In this video you're going to meet my legal secretary, Frances, a powerhouse paralegal who is always on top of her game. She tells you in clear, concise language how she enjoys helping our clients every day. Continue reading

Meet Frances, Gerry's Legal Secretary

Welcome and come on in. I want you to meet my legal secretary, Frances. She is a dynamo and is excellent at what she does. She's been with me for nine years and is my right-hand person for accomplishing all the detailed tasks that go on in an Attorney's office. She is a secretary; she is a paralegal, and she is the most tenacious and hard-working person I've ever had the privilege to know. I am honored and grateful that she works with me, and every one of my clients get to know her and consider her a friend. Watch the video to learn more about Frances and what she does inside my medical malpractice and personal injury law office. Continue reading

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Ben Glass
Founder of Great Legal Marketing and a practicing personal injury trial attorney in Fairfax, VA