Blog Posts in 2016

Texting a Driver Who Causes an Accident Could Make You Liable

Lawmakers across the country are looking for more ways to crack down on dangerous texting while driving behaviors. In addition to holding the driver responsible for any car accidents they cause while ...
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Failure to Diagnose Stroke Can Lead to Loss of Life, Disabilities

Strokes kill approximately 150,000 Americans each year. Several hundred thousand more suffer disabilities due to a stroke. Most strokes occur when the artery that supplies blood to the brain is ...
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Keep in Touch with Angel Law, P.C.

At Angel Law, P.C., justice matters. Our legal team is led by Patrick Angel, a former U.S. Marine whose practice as a personal injury attorney in Portland is dedicated to helping the injured receive ...
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Prescription Drug Errors May Be Deadly

Studies have shown that approximately 1.3 million Americans are injured by prescription drug errors each year. Although systems to detect medication errors are stronger than ever before, a staggering ...
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Childbirth Injuries

If childbirth injuries like cerebral palsy, shoulder dystocia, or Erb’s palsy have marred your birth experience, contact a Portland medical malpractice attorney for representation. Childbirth is ...
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Medical Malpractice - What You Must Know

Medical malpractice occurs when a patient is harmed due to the negligence of a medical professional. A medical malpractice lawsuit can be filed when a patient has been injured through misdiagnosis, ...
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Mesothelioma Litigation in the Pacific Northwest

Asbestos fibers were once thought to be a wonder material. They were resistant to heat, fire and acid and as a result were used in an array of industrial products, including materials used in ...
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Stryker Hip Replacements - What to Do if You Missed the Settlement Deadline

At Angel Law, P.C. , we understand that your health, wellbeing, and mobility are critical to your happiness, and if you had hip replacement surgery, you may require revision surgery. Numerous hip ...
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About Risperdal and Gynecomastia

Risperdal Lawsuits Have Cost Johnson & Johnson Millions so Far Risperdal litigation may prove costly for Johnson & Johnson. In February of 2015 a jury in Philadelphia ordered Johnson & ...
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IVC Filters: Manufacturers Ignored Reports of These Dangerous Medical Devices

As a defective product lawyer in Portland, I seek to inform individuals of potentially injurious (and even deadly) medical devices. IVC filters are one of those products and have caused dozens of ...
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Asbestos Exposure and Mesothelioma in the Pacific Northwest

Oregon and much of the Pacific Northwest rests on the operations of a handful of specific industries that do not flourish in too many other parts of the country. In particular, shipyards, paper mills, ...
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How to Avoid a Slip and Fall this Winter

This winter is proving to be quite a harsh one for residents of Portland. According to recent reports from Mt. Hood Medical Center and Legacy hospitals, record numbers of people are being treated for ...
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