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Aggressive Mississippi Injury Lawyers Handling Complex Premises Liability Cases

If you were injured on someone else’s property, put our experience to work in your case

Every day, you rely on individuals and businesses to maintain their properties in a safe and secure manner. From your neighborhood grocery store to your place of business, a poorly maintained property can result in serious injuries to visitors.

The reputable lawyers of Merkel & Cocke, P.A. have spent years helping individuals who were seriously injured by a property owner’s negligence. Our legal team has the resources necessary to thoroughly investigate the incident and identify all responsible parties. We then commit ourselves to aggressively pursuing the best possible outcome in your case.

Do you have a premises liability claim?

Premises liability lawsuits involve situations where individuals are injured on premises owned by another. Examples include injuries resulting from such accidents as inadequate security measures, icy walkways, swimming pool drowning cases and elevator malfunctions. These incidents can result in serious, life-changing injuries, as well as significant medical bills and lost wages.

Our knowledgeable lawyers know that the most common premises liability cases are those arising from slip and falls and trip and falls. To prevail in a slip and fall or trip and fall case in Mississippi, our attorneys first work to establish that a dangerous condition existed on the property. We then seek to prove that either the property owner created the dangerous condition that caused the injury or that the property owner knew about the dangerous condition, yet failed to correct it. We may also assert that the dangerous condition existed for a long enough time that the property owner should have known of its existence on the property.

Skilled litigators aggressively fight for the rights of injured victims

While we diligently attempt to reach settlements for our clients, our skilled attorneys never back down from a necessary courtroom battle. We strategize to present your case to the court. A successful jury verdict can include compensation for both past and future medical bills, pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, permanent impairment, and lost wages.

Located one county south of the Tunica County, Mississippi casinos, our legal team has successfully represented scores of persons injured while visiting the casinos, as well as persons injured at various retail facilities and restaurants. The attorneys of Merkel & Cocke have more than 200 years of combined experience in obtaining successful recoveries for clients throughout Mississippi and surrounding areas.

Contact our Mississippi premises liability attorneys today

If a property owner’s negligence caused injury to you or a loved one, count on an experienced law firm to represent you in your premises liability case. We take personal injury cases on a contingency basis, so you can focus on your recovery, instead of attorneys’ fees. Contact the legal team of Merkel & Cocke today. We serve injured clients throughout Mississippi, Tennessee and Arkansas from our home offices in Jackson and Clarksdale. Call us at 662-799-1633 or complete our contact form to schedule a free consultation.

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