Higuera Law Offices Practice Areas
Serving Southern California
Higuera Law Offices has several niche practice areas, including:
If you are seeking compensation for injuries sustained in a car accident, an auto accident attorney will handle your case. Please see for more information.
If the operator of a boat causes an accident, they could be subject to damages.
Most brain injuries are based on negligence, which claims that the person must prove the at-fault party was responsible for the damage. Brain injuries are common in accidents.
If you are a bicyclist and are involved in an accident, you may have the right to sue and collect damages. Please see cycling accidents for more information.
Dog Bite Cases
The law says that the owner of a domesticated animal, such as a dog, can be held liabile for injuries caused by the pet if the owner knew or had prior knowledge indicating that the pet was vicious or had dangerous propensities.
Often complex, motorcycle crashes can be caused by human error, vehicles and even environmental factors. For more information, please see motorcycle accidents.
Molestation and Sexual Abuse Cases
Sexual abuse cases are also referred to as molestation and are when one person forces abusive sexual behavior on another person. These acts can be committed by strangers, neighbors, babysitters, family, teachers and even those in authority.
Major Personal Injury
Common types of personal injury claims may include work accidents, road traffic accidents, tripping accidents, product defects or product liability accidents or even assault claims.
Premises liability is when someone is injured on someone’s property for an unsafe or defective condition that was preventable.
The most common type of product liability claim is when a product is defective and causes injury and harm.
Recreational Vehicle Accidents
If you are involved in an accident caused by a Recreational Vehicle, such as a camp trailer, RV, motorcoach, motor home, truck campers or travel trailers, you may be entitled to receive compensation.
Large commercial vehicles weigh far more than passenger vehicles, which makes them deadly upon impact with bicyclists, motorcyclists and even other types of cars. If the driver of the truck is determined to be at fault, litigation can ensue. For more information, please refer to semi-truck accidents.
Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal cord injuries may occur when the vertebrae, discs or ligaments are damaged in the spinal column, or the spinal cord is damaged. Spinal cord injuries may occur during an accident.
Triathlon and Sports-Related Injuries
Some sports-related injuries and deaths are preventable. For example, if someone is in a bicycle race and the promoters of the competition neglected to have an intersection close down, and the bicyclists get hit, it could be the fault of the race promoters.
Wrongful Death Cases
If someone dies and it is the fault of another entity or person, the surviving family members may be able to bring a wrongful death lawsuit, which offers compensation for their loss, including lost wages, companionship and funeral expenses.
Other Areas of Law
Need a referral for a different area of law, such as estate planning, criminal law, real estate, etc.? We have a vast network of highly skilled attorneys, and we would love to help facilitate a personal referral.