When you've been involved in an auto accident that resulted in significant damages, in the form of either personal injury or damage to property, you have a lot on your mind. You may be dealing with your own injuries, be worried about the injuries of other passengers in your vehicle, and thinking about the damage to your vehicle and property. While money probably isn't one of the first things you think about, it is going to come up at some point. Auto accidents involving injuries can turn into costly affairs. When the accident wasn't your fault, you should not be responsible for the financial burden. Byler & Sampson, PC is ready to represent your interests in any accident that occurs on the road. However, there are time limits that must be followed so please call soon to ensure your statute of limitations is protected.
Every criminal charge is a serious charge. Even a misdemeanor crime on your record can alter your life. Along with potential fines and jail time, employers, schools, professional organizations, and housing complexes often run criminal background checks, and they may bar you from employment, admission, or taking up residence in a new home due to a criminal charge. When you're arrested, you need representation by someone who understands the importance of your criminal defense. Byler & Sampson, PC is dedicated to protecting the rights of those charged with crimes in the Commonwealth of Virginia. They understand the importance of a good criminal defense, regardless of the charges against you, and make it their mission to ensure your rights are protected at every step of the process.
Driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI), whether in a car or boat, whether the intoxicant is by drug or alcohol is an offense that is taken very seriously in Virginia. Even a first arrest, even with a low blood alcohol content (BAC) can result in a jail sentence; license suspension; participation in an Alcohol Safety Action Program and requires the installation of an ignition interlock device. Byler & Sampson, PC can help you navigate through the technical and complex process and protect your rights.
When you purchase a vehicle, you do so with certain expectations that the manufacturer is required to meet. These include the expectation that a vehicle will run as it's meant to, will be safe to operate, and will not fail to function properly as soon as you drive it off the lot.
Personal injury claims cover a broad range of categories, including medical malpractice, car accidents, slips and falls and product liability. When you incur an injury or harm due to another’s negligence, you have the legal rights for compensation for damages, whether it’s an individual, business or government agency. Damages include pain and suffering, lost wages, loss in earning capacity, property damage and more. The key factors to proving negligence center on duty of care, breach of duty, direct causation of harm and damages.