Do I Need a Lawyer for a Workers Comp Claim?

Workers compensation benefits can help you recover the cost of your medical bills and a portion of your lost wages after a work injury. However, the workers comp system limits the amount and type of compensation you may receive. In this video, attorney Victor Long explains why consulting with a personal injury lawyer after an on-the-job injury can help you maximize your recovery, even if you are already receiving workers compensation payments. Well, we practice many types of law. One of the areas that I’ve been particularly interested in is construction law. A lot of working people are familiar with…

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How Do Personal Injury Cases Improve Lives?

After a severe accident causes catastrophic injuries, many victims and their families are unaware of the services and assistance that is available to help. This includes medical care as well as home renovations and life care planning. In this video, attorney Victor Long discusses the many ways a personal injury lawyer can help families, beyond filing a claim for compensation. For example, our law firm works with industry experts to determine the full scope of your injuries and all possible means of enabling you to live a full life. So many of the severely injured people that we work with…

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Should an Injured Person be Scared to Call a Lawyer?

After an accident or injury, many people are scared to call a lawyer. In many cases, the law is intimidating, especially for those who have never had experience filing a personal injury claim and know no one else who has, either. Our law firm offers free initial consultations so that you can meet our lawyers, get to know our office and get the information you need to feel at ease. In this video, attorney Salvatore Zambri discusses his strategies as an attorney who represents people from all walks of life. The law could be very intimidating, and let’s remember who…

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What is Justice for an Injured Person?

After an accident, victims and their families may be able to recover through a personal injury lawsuit. A verdict or settlement can compensate you for expenses like medical bills, specialized equipment and other material losses.  However, no amount of money can undo a serious injury or wrongful death. In this video, attorney Patrick Regan discusses what it means to get justice for an injured person. We live in an adversarial system. And in this sense, it’s a good thing because parties on both sides have allegations and contentions, and they’re real and they’re important. We go up against each other….

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Is Cancer Misdiagnosis Considered Medical Malpractice?

Depending on the circumstances, the misdiagnosis of a serious illness like cancer can cause serious harm or wrongful death, if the illness progresses beyond effective treatment. Often, failure to diagnose cancer is the most serious type of misdiagnosis case. In this video, attorney Patrick Regan explains the different types of cases he has and answers the question: when is cancer misdiagnosis considered medical malpractice? A misdiagnosis case is a situation where a patient, for instance, should have been diagnosed with a serious illness, and it’s not diagnosed in time. So, for a good example is, the failure to diagnose cancer….

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Introduction to Our Personal Injury Law Firm in Washington DC

At Regan Zambri Long PLLC, our attorneys share a dedication to client experience, meaning that we do whatever it takes to work for justice for injury victims. We are a comparatively small firm and we limit the number of cases we take, which allows us to give each and every client the dedicated, personal attention he or she deserves. Get to know us with this video, in which attorneys Patrick Regan and Salvatore Zambri introduce our personal injury law firm in Washington DC. When I hear people talk of our law firm, lawyers practicing in the area, I can’t tell you how often they…

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Are There Time Limits to File a Birth Injury Case?

If your child suffers a traumatic birth injury, then you should speak to a lawyer as soon as possible so that you can file a medical malpractice lawsuit within the required time. However, unless a healthcare provider informs you of an error and apologizes, which is rare, parents may not be immediately aware that anything is wrong. However, as attorneys Patrick Regan and Jacqueline Colclough explain in this video, parents are usually within the time limits to file a birth injury case. There are times when families come to us and they think that perhaps that they have experienced a…

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Was My Car Accident Due to a Defective Part?

In many cases, after a car accident due to a defective part, victims do not know that manufacturer negligence caused the wreck. However, a car accident attorney can investigate the crash and work with industry experts to find whether any parts, including tires and steering systems, contained dangerous defects. In this video, attorney Patrick Regan explains these types of claims and offers an example of a case involving Jeep defects that he successfully handled. In many instances, clients don’t know that the accident was caused by a defective product. Defective car, a defective axle, a defective tire. They don’t know…

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What are Anesthesia Malpractice Case Examples?

Medical negligence by an anesthesiologist can cause irreparable brain and spine injuries. Incorrect anesthetic dosage or the wrong medication altogether can directly cause damage or may contribute to surgical errors. In this video, medical malpractice attorney Jacqueline Colclough explains anesthesia malpractice case examples that she has successfully handled. In the years that I’ve been doing this, there’s one case that stands out in my mind for a number of reasons. It was a case that involved a woman who at the time was my age. Who, like me, had teenage children. And she had a progressive neurologic disorder. She had…

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Meet Washington DC Attorney Jacqueline Colclough

Washington DC attorney Jacqueline Colclough, partner at Regan Zambri Long PLLC, is a registered nurse in addition to being a lawyer. This experience gives her unique insight into medical malpractice cases and other personal injury claims. In this video, Jackie explains her background and experience working at our firm. I grew up in southern New Hampshire and I went to school locally. I went to school initially in Boston and then finished up in southern New Hampshire. And then I went to law school at Catholic U., here in D.C., which is also where my partner, Pat Regan, went. And…

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