WHY CHOOSE H&M Law?
FEWER CLIENTS. BETTER SERVICE AND RESULTS.
Our firm takes on fewer clients than other firms. We're selective on who we work with, so we can provide better results.
Flexible Payment Plans
We're one of the few firms in Los Angeles to offer flexible payment plans, so money should never be a problem.
Over 100 – 5 Star YELP Reviews
We're one of the few firms to have over 100 5 star yelp reviews - showing how trustworthy our firm is.
Our criminal defense law firm is available 24/7 to help you, regardless of when you get arrested.
Reason Clients Hire Us
Our firm is founded by top tier attorneys and former prosecutors. We have inside knowledge of how the criminal justice system works. We know judges, and opposing counsels, on a personal level and can help secure you the best outcome. Our focus is on getting your case dismissed, or charges significantly lowered - so it doens't impact your life.
recent case results
Homicide 6 years in jail
Gun Possession 10 years in jail
Kidnapping 12 years in jail
Homicide 6 years in jail
Drug Possession 9 years in jail
DUI (.15) 3 years in jail
Felony DUI (.13) 5 years in jail
DUI (.09) 6 years in jail
Truck Accident Legal Investigations
Truck accidents happen, particularly when people consider just how much freight is moved overland in the United States. However, with that said, it’s important to make sure that when an accident happens that it wasn’t something that could have been prevented. That is the purpose of truck accident legal investigations; determining what happened so that appropriate actions can be taken.
Drawing Conclusions From the Scene
It’s of primary importance that when an accident does happen that nothing is touched or moved within reason. Obviously those who are hurt need to get medical attention, but the vehicles themselves should not be moved until photographs are taken and the accident is documented. Police will interview those who were involved and take statements, and records will be made of any and all injuries that took place as a result of the accident. If there are video cameras in the area that caught what was happening then those will also have the footage located and reviewed.
One of the most important things when investigating truck accidents is to determine who’s fault, if any, the accident was. For instance, did the sports car cut the truck off leaving it no time to react? Or was the truck driver missing sleep to make a delivery on time and thus wasn’t able to react fast enough to the circumstances to avoid a crash? Was either driver using drugs or alcohol? If no one is directly responsible in obvious ways, then it might have been an accident where there really was no fault involved. Or, alternatively, if there is fault on both sides (the driver of the car was drinking too much, but the truck driver hadn’t slept in a day and a half) then it might be hard to determine who is at fault.
Often times there’s no crime committed when there’s a truck accident. Just as often individuals may try to take legal action by pressing a civil suit. Before an individual even thinks about bringing suit though, the investigation needs to be complete. Only once all of the facts have been established, and the law has run its course, should someone truly consider trying to sue over a legal accident. The results of a truck accident legal investigation might make it difficult, if not impossible, to win a civil suit; particularly if the person who wants to press suit was found to be the driver at fault due to actions taken that led directly to the accident. Truck accidents are common, and happen more often than you think. Places of industry, like NYC – see many truck accidents. If injured, we encourage you to speak to an NYC personal injury law firm – who will not charge a fee – unless they win your case.