Foot & Ankle Injuries in Motor Vehicle Accidents

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Even in the mildest of car accidents, it’s likely one or more people involved will sustain injuries. These injuries can impact the day-to-day living for victims and their families long after the initial impact. Injuries to the lower extremities (including foot and ankle injuries) are the second most common class of injuries in motor vehicle […]

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Discharge Violation

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Bankruptcy may be viewed negatively by creditors, but to the individuals and businesses who need a fresh start, it’s a life-changing tool for financial freedom. Chapter 7 is the most common form among individuals because of its speed and accessibility. Unfortunately, many people who file don’t know or cannot advocate for their rights against collectors […]

Super Lawyer & Super Lawyers Rising Stars (2022)

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Maginnis Howard is proud to announce that five of our attorneys made the list of Super Lawyers or Super Lawyer Rising Stars for 2022! Our lead personal injury attorney, T. Shawn Howard claimed the title for the second consecutive year. He earned the Rising Star award every year from 2016 until 2020. Ed Maginnis, our […]

Social Media Updated to Maginnis Howard

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Recently, we changed our firm’s name from Maginnis Law to Maginnis Howard, to reflect the promotion of the newest partner. As such, our social media accounts have been updated to reflect the change. Be sure to follow our firm on each to keep up with updates, settlements and all things Maginnis Howard. On Twitter we […]

Eminent Domain Attorneys in Raleigh, N.C.

Eminent domain is the term for the state or federal government to take private property or land and claim it for public use. These agencies might offer payment if you own property deemed necessary for public use such as to expand roads, build a school, or run sewer lines. While government agencies (or private developers […]

Eminent Domain & Land Condemnation

Eminent domain and land condemnation refer to different aspects of the same process, but they are not one in the same. Eminent domain is the power to take private land and convert it to public use. Correspondingly, land condemnation is the process by which the government expropriates the land. Eminent Domain Eminent domain is the […]

What is Eminent Domain?

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If you own property that has been deemed necessary for public use, such as to expand roads, build a school, or run sewer lines, state and federal agencies can claim eminent domain. Eminent domain refers to the power of the government to take private land for public use under certain circumstances. For example, the government […]

Maginnis Howard Merges With Britton Law, PA.

RALEIGH, N.C. – Maginnis Howard and Britton Law, PA. are excited to announce the merger of these two firms. Known for their excellent work in personal injury & business litigation, Britton Law, PA. has served individuals and businesses in Fayetteville and the surrounding counties/cities of North Carolina for over 10 years. The firm’s attorneys, Rebecca and […]

Data Breach Class Action Attorneys

When a company fails to exercise reasonable care in protecting consumer information, affected customers may be able to unite against the company. Data breach class action lawsuits can net plaintiffs millions of dollars in damages, which is only fair given how devastating a breach can be to a person’s finances, privacy, reputation, and credit score. […]

Causes of North Carolina Motorcycle Collisions

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Motorcycle collisions, though not necessarily more frequent than other types of accidents, are more likely to result in serious injury or death. If you own a motorcycle it pays to learn about the most frequent causes of motorcycle collisions and then use this information to reduce their level of risk. Motorcycles in Head-On Collisions Crashes […]