With over 55 years of highly sucessful litigation experience, our attorneys are comfortable in the courtroom and represent your case with a level of skill unmatched in the Pacific Northwest. Significant past verdicts reiterate the firm's focus on litigation, assuring defendants and clients alike that the Connelly Law Offices mean business.
Civil law upholds basic standards for the treatment of individuals. When a company fails to warn of safety hazards connected with their products, or a government agency neglects to perform its designated duty, they are held accountable for their negligence under the civil justice system. The broad term “Civil Rights” is most commonly associated with issues of discrimination, defamation and harassment. Violations of one’s civil rights can take the forms of sexual comments from co-workers or supervisors, racial or ethnic stereotyping, verbal abuse, hostile behavior and degrading written or graphic material.
Attorneys at the Connelly Law Offices are adept at handling virtually all types of personal injury cases. Firm successes range from simple motor vehicle injuries to technical brain and spinal cord injuries. Each member of our team contributes a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, assuring clients that their case is in good hands. We tailor a strategy that works for your case to ensure you get the results you deserve. Every client. Every case. Every time.
Our goal at Connelly Law Offices is to not only ensure our clients are justly compensated for the injuries they suffer as a result of government shortcomings, but to also use the legal process to affect positive changes in future governmental practices to ensure other citizens do not suffer the same or similar injuries.
The consequences of medical mistakes and medical negligence are devastating, possibly resulting in permanent physical and mental damages, and wrongful death. Suffering from such tragedies is extremely difficult, taxing one's ability to cope emotionally while seeking legal counsel. The attorneys at the Connelly Law Offices have experience dealing with all forms of complicated medical negligence cases, helping you through the process and providing critical support.
Many of our clients have been through serious and trying sports accidents, which means the members of our firm have invaluable experience fighting for their just compensation and comforting them in a time of need. Our attorneys and staff know how to extend our services in a comfortable and supportive manner, while tenaciously pursuing legal action to recover damages and influence those who facilitate sports activities to maintain the safest environment possible for us all.
Connelly Law Offices has extensive experience helping people through the challenges of brain and spinal cord injuries and have successfully litigated cases on their behalf. We understand the challenges that a family of this type of injury faces and are committed to litigating vigorously on their behalf.
Nursing home residents also find themselves in a compromising position when faced with the option of confronting wrongdoing, fearing potential retaliation and feeling too weak to fight back. Uncovering the truth in cases which involve the mistreatment of nursing home residents, and pursuing a sustainable justice which will compensate victims of abuse or neglect and hold the perpetrators accountable is immeasurably important both for victims and future residents.
Insurance bad faith is a complicated area of the law that deals with an insurance company's duty to provide honest service to customers. An insurance company is acting in bad faith when it wrongfully denies benefits to the insured, usually in an attempt to avoid providing coverage.
In the State of Washington the insured is given the benefit of the doubt in virtually all circumstances, even if there is a possibility that coverage does not exist under their given policy. It is the rights of the insured, and not the insurance company, that are emphasized most strongly by Washington law.
Wrongful death occurs when a death has been caused, intentionally or unintentionally, by the negligent actions of another party. Wrongful death cases arise under a wide variety of circumstances, ranging from slip and falls, to medical malpractice to deaths caused by motor vehicle accidents. Available compensation is comprehensive, covering medical expenses, projected future earnings, loss of services and care normally provided by the decedent, loss of companionship, love and care, emotional suffering, and general damages.