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Personal Injury Representation in New Castle County

We focus our practice on the needs of personal injury victims, handling all matters necessary to help you pursue full and fair compensation for all your losses. We will gather, evaluate and preserve all critical evidence to support your claim, and will prepare and file all necessary pleadings and other documents. We will fully investigate the facts and circumstances of your case, and will work directly with expert witnesses when appropriate to put together the most compelling arguments for your full financial recovery. We will also be your advocate in all hearings or meetings, including depositions, settlement talks and trial proceedings.

From Our BLOG

What to Do After an Accident

After doing this for almost forty years, the problem I see for people in motor vehicle collisions and also slip and falls are basically the same. What I see most frequently is people in car accidents may exchange information, but they do not call the police. What ends up happening is many times there is an argument about what happened in terms of who was at fault. If a police officer comes upon the scene immediately, … View More

Hit & Runs

Unfortunately, there are too many times someone will hit a motor vehicle and leave the scene. Many times, you will not get a license plate number, and all you have is just the close description of the make and model of the vehicle. You may be able to tell if the driver is male or female, but there is just not enough information for you to pursue the person that struck you. Initially, it is vital you call the … View More

The Distinction Between Worker’s Compensation and Ability to Sue for Full Damages in Delaware

A lot of people do not understand when you are hurt at work, most times, you are not entitled to get what you normally see on T.V. That is in terms of your pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment in life, and other things that are commonly associated with a personal injury. If you are hurt at work, either it was something you did while at work, or something negligent by your employer, you are restricted to go under … View More

Insurance Limits

I keep seeing certainly things from so many clients. I realize people can only afford what they can in terms of the amount of insurance. Through the good work of the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association, the legislature has increased the minimum amount of insurance that a person must carry to $25,000 per person/$50,000 for everyone in the motor vehicle collision. That has increased from $15,000 per person/$30,000 for … View More

Contact Attorney Michael J. Hood

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Our office is open Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., but we will meet with you evenings or weekends upon request. We will travel to your home or the hospital, if necessary.