Serving Mooresville & Surrounding Areas
Our Mooresville North Carolina – Based Law Firm’s Legal Practice Areas
Expenses for the care, treatment and hospitalization incident to the injury resulting in death; Compensation for pain and suffering of the decedent; The reasonable funeral expenses of the decedent; The present monetary value of the decedent to the persons entitled to receive the damages recovered; Such punitive damages as a decedent could have recovered pursuant to Chapter 1D of the General Statutes had he survived; Any type of fatal accident caused by negligence can result in a wrongful death claim including auto accident, dangerous and defective products, as well as medical malpractice and abuse.
The Statute of Limitations for a wrongful death action is very specific and different from other limitation periods. If you need to speak with an attorney regarding a wrongful death claim, then contact the Law Office of William T. Corbett, Jr.
A claim or lawsuit resulting from a motor vehicle accident results from the negligence of another as defined by common law negligence or by the violation of a safety…
The law in North Carolina assumes that every insured has read his or her insurance policy be it a Homeowner’s Policy, Motor Vehicle Policy or Life Insurance Policy.
Types of Insurance Claims:
- Motor Vehicle Liability Coverage
- Uninsured/Underinsured Motor Vehicle Coverage
- Property Damage Claims
- PIP Claims
- Homeowner’s Claims
- Fire Loss Claims
- Business Property Loss Claims
- Health and Life Insurance Claims
If you are in a dispute with an insurance company pertaining to a claim that was denied or undervalued, then contact the Law Office of William T. Corbett, Jr.
We handle claims resulting from accidents and injuries involving private boats, jet skis, personal watercraft, boating accidents involving drug and alcohol…
impairment, and claims pertaining to docks and marinas.
If you think or believe you have a watercraft accident claim, then contact the Law Office of William T. Corbett, Jr.
In North Carolina, a person commits the offense of impaired driving if he/she drives any vehicle upon a highway, street or public vehicular area while under…
- The person’s employment;
- The maintenance of the person’s household;
- The person’s education;
- The person’s court ordered treatment and assessment;
- Community service ordered as a condition of the person’s probation;
- Emergency Medical Care;
- Religious worship;
A limited driving privilege is available for those receiving a Level 3, 4 or 5 punishment. Additionally, based upon the degree of impairment, a defendant may be required to have an ignition interlock device installed as part of the condition for obtaining a limiteddriving privilege. The ignition airlock condition is applicable to those having an alcohol concentration of .15 or higher at the time of the offense.
Again, there are many factors to be considered in a DWI charge ranging from the Levelof Punishment to the eligibility of a limited driving privilege.
Other driving offenses include driving while license revoked, reckless driving andcitations and charges resulting from a motor vehicle accident. Citations involvingspeeding can carry ramifications including increased OMV driver points and an increasein insurance premiums.
If you have been charged with a DWI or driving offense, then contact the Law Office of William T. Corbett, Jr.