Slip and fall cases (also known as trip and fall) fall under the broad category of the law called premises liability. We all know someone who’s been hurt after slipping on a wet floor or tripping on an uneven sidewalk or walkway. The injuries can be devastating and painful, often taking months to heal properly.
A landowner generally has a duty to maintain a safe premises, but proving the existence of a dangerous condition often requires adept skill and tenacity that not all lawyers have. Michael Rubinstein has experience with slip and fall cases, and is not afraid to fight insurance companies who routinely deny these claims.