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Dangerous Intersections in Detroit

It’s a distinction we would prefer to avoid: Michigan’s Top 10 Most Dangerous intersections are in Metro Detroit, based on data from state police reports. You should always exercise caution when approaching intersections, where traffic is heaviest and is coming from multiple directions. Before setting out, consult the list of…

Christensen Law prevailed in the case of a young man denied compensation by his insurance company despite meeting all criteria of coverage. The insurance company attempted to block coverage, arguing the definition of household. Download the full case study here. Mr. Barnes, 22, had been seriously injured by a hit…

Independent Medical Exam After an Accident

Dealing with injuries you sustained in an automobile accident is hard enough. Unfortunately, the situation is made even more difficult when your insurance company asks you to undergo an Independent Medical Exam (IME). The name of this examination is misleading. It is far from independent since it is required by…

Michigan Tops List of America's Safest Drivers, Study Says

Detroit and Michigan have long been known as a premier location for car manufacturing. Now, a new study shows that drivers in the city and state also rank among the nation’s best. “Year over year, Michigan and Detroit rate among the better drivers,” says Adam Johnson, senior research analyst for…

Personal Injury Settlement Breakdown: How Much Goes In My Pocket?

Injuries caused by another party’s recklessness are painful and often costly to treat. In Michigan, accident victims can demand compensation for their losses through a personal injury claim. But how much money will you get in a settlement? That’s a difficult question to answer. Here’s the bottom line: There’s no…

The Long Term Effects of a Car Accident in Detroit - Detroit Car Accident Law Firm - Christensen Law

Car accidents can take a toll on every aspect of a victim’s life. Fortunately, Michigan law allows injured people to pursue compensation for more than just bodily harm when they are hurt in crashes. A full and fair award includes money that accounts for the long-term effects of a collision…

Whose Side is the IME Doctor On? - Detroit Car Accident Attorneys - Christensen Law

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, recovering a full and fair settlement from the insurance company is incredibly important. However, an insurance adjuster may not be eager to pay you what you’re truly owed. One way that adjusters may attempt to reduce your payout is by disputing the…

Kecha Hayes, paralegal at Christensen Law, heading up homeless charity drive 2020.

This season, our firm was proud to sponsor a new program in the community, Holiday Care for Homeless Veterans. In association with the Michigan Sigma Pi Zeta chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., paralegal Kecha Hayes headed up an effort that garnered support from local businesses S2S Wealth, Homes…

Jack Waddell raises money for families in need

We owe a special thank you to our Firm Administrator, Michelle Waddell, and her son Jack, a high school student at Walled Lake Northern High School, for spearheading an initiative to benefit those in the Walled Lake community. Raising money for families in need, Jack set out to help make…