Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Legal Questions
I had my gallbladder removed in 1994, Ten years later a
I had my gallbladder removed in 1994, Ten years later a hernia appeared on the surgical scar. The surgeon repaired the hernia. Two years later, a hernia again appeared on my surgical scar. The surgeon… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,377 satisfied customers
Wendy, I have another question for you. I am now being sued
Hi Wendy, I have another question for you. I am now being sued by my former employer SMUD because I hired a workmen's comp lawyer. I had two injuries while working at SMUD. On June 15 2017 I had herni… read more
Attorney Wendy
Attorney Wendy
Member
Juris Doctorate
5,408 satisfied customers
Workman's comp question... I suffered a inguinial hernia
workman's comp question... I suffered a inguinial hernia (left side) lifting & twisting with a heavy box of chains at work in 2014 I had the surgery done, but still had considerable discomfort after t… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
Is there anything to be gained by suing manufacturer when
is there anything to be gained by suing manufacturer when hardware following cervical spine surgry comes loose and puncturesthe swallowing tube? had acdf in 2010 and am facing removal f hardwre surgic… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,636 satisfied customers
Is it worth suing?Medical History.Persistent arm pain
Is it worth suing? Medical History. Persistent arm pain in and around crease in arm at elbow. Last time diagnosed by an a GP doctor as a partially torn bicep. Went to orthopedic surgeon same diagnosis… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
Will state my question first then expound on the back story.
Will state my question first then expound on the back story. As someone who is usually against frivolous malpractice torts, it seems to me that this is fully justifiable. Q: Should we immediately purs… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
39,958 satisfied customers
In July I was diagnosed with a tumor on my bronchial tube that
In July I was diagnosed with a tumor on my bronchial tube that is cancer. I was referred to a surgeon who determined that the cancer was localized (not in the lymph nodes) and surgery could be perform… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
39,958 satisfied customers
I had a double hernia surgery Febuary 5 2013. I went in for
I had a double hernia surgery Febuary 5 2013. I went in for a follow up cause I was having pains back in the groin area where I had the surgery. Thedoctor told me that tge surgery was unsuccessful and… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I had foot surgery on 12/10/10. I have went to every follow-up
I had foot surgery on 12/10/10. I have went to every follow-up appointment the doctor requested to see me. I have obtained a xray and a second opion on my foot through my insurance provider list. The … read more
D. WINOGO ESQ.
D. WINOGO ESQ.
Hearing Officer/Attorney
Doctoral Degree
100 satisfied customers
I am involved in a workers comp case. I have 4 bulging disc
I am involved in a workers comp case. I have 4 bulging disc in my back. I have been through injections in the back and 8 weeks of physical therpay. I am still in pain. One surgeon said i did not need … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
72,164 satisfied customers
A friend of mine has gone to a local Hospitals E/R 3 times
A friend of mine has gone to a local Hospital's E/R 3 times pertaining to a horribly enlarged hernia. Due to his inability to work because of the hernia he does not have medical ins. The hopital he we… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
legs/feet been bothering me; 8months ago went to vein specialist
legs/feet been bothering me; 8months ago went to vein specialist in Houston; tests showed periphial vein valves no operating properly; lets blood flow stay in lower legs/feet (opposite effect of P.A.D… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
39,958 satisfied customers
I had hernia surgery on 8/27/2009 and was told by Dr. that
I had hernia surgery on 8/27/2009 and was told by Dr. that he was going to replace the mesh I had put in 2007, but he ended up repairing the old mesh and I ended up with a staph infection. I was put b… read more
D. WINOGO ESQ.
D. WINOGO ESQ.
Hearing Officer/Attorney
Doctoral Degree
100 satisfied customers
I had carpal tunnel surgery on July 31st. Doctor sent me back
I had carpal tunnel surgery on July 31st. Doctor sent me back to work Aug 31st, no restrictions. The more I use my right hand at work the more I experence pain and discomfort as the day progresses. I … read more
D. WINOGO ESQ.
D. WINOGO ESQ.
Hearing Officer/Attorney
Doctoral Degree
100 satisfied customers
I have had multiple surgeries because I have been diagnosed
I have had multiple surgeries because I have been diagnosed with vascular disease. My question is, as a result of these surgeries, I am in constant pain and unable to work. My vascular surgeon referre… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
46,816 satisfied customers
My wife was in a car accident and got a lawyer and went through
My wife was in a car accident and got a lawyer and went through all the doctors and stuff. She got addicted to pain pills and at one point got fired from a surgeon for doctor shopping and overdosed on… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I went to the hospital with abdominal pain.After they did a
I went to the hospital with abdominal pain.After they did a ct scan they discovered I had a hernia with scar tissue fusing to my small intestines and a fibroid tumor in my uterus causing my uterus to … read more
James Wendt
James Wendt
JD
53 satisfied customers
what are my legal rights due to an unsuccessful hernia ...
what are my legal rights due to an unsuccessful hernia repair operation. my hernia is still here and the surgeon wants to cut again!… read more
Matt Kesler
Matt Kesler
Business Owner/Law Student
Doctoral Degree
1,646 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,667 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

46,816 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

72,164 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,239 satisfied customers

Consultant and legal researcher

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

303 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

18,862 satisfied customers

30 years in civil, probate, real estate, elder law

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x