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Why Do I need a Lawyer for a Wrongful Death Claim?

January 17, 2019
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If you have lost a loved one because of someone else's negligence, then you may have a wrongful death claim. In these cases, attorney Mark Troy pursues compensation and justice on behalf of the representative of the deceased's estate.

Wrongful death may result from various types of cases, such as:

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Category: Wrongful Death

What is Nursing Home Abuse?

January 16, 2019
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Nursing home abuse or neglect can take many forms. Please watch our video to learn more about these cases and what is typical. The fact is, your case also may not be typical. The only way to know if you have a claim is to discuss the details with experienced West Virginia nursing home abuse attorney Mark Troy.

Our law firm is located in Charleston, WV. Mr. Troy proudly advocates…

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How Long Do I Have to File a Car Accident Claim?

December 28, 2018

If you've been injured in a car accident, you should act as quickly as possible to contact our attorney. Your number one priority is your health: Get any medical care you need and schedule a checkup with your doctor. After that, contact attorney Mark Troy. If you have a case, he will begin investigating your claim immediately so that he can obtain the best possible results for you.

Getting injured in a…

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Category: Car Accident

What Types of Negligent Construction Cases Do You Handle?

December 18, 2018
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Attorney Mark Troy has extensive experience with cases involving negligent design, construction, repair and renovation. He is experienced with both residential and commercial property issues. The only way to know if you have a case is to call our law firm. Mr. Troy will give you clear, honest and straightforward answers about your options. As someone who has recently purchased a property or…

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Winter Driving Tips for Our Region

December 14, 2018
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Young driver giving thumbs up prepared for snowy road conditionsWinter weather is here. Across our region of West Virginia and Kentucky, temperatures are chilly, and rain and snow are likely. As locals, we're prepared for driving in these conditions, but it doesn't hurt to brush up on some basic crash prevention tips. We've outlined them below.

If you've been involved in a car crash caused by someone else, please call…

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Category: Car Accident

How Do I Know If I've Selected a Quality Nursing Home?

December 12, 2018
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Your loved one's decision to move into an assisted living residence or nursing home is a significant event. It's often not easy for someone to admit they can no longer live on their own. As the child, you want to do everything you can to find a safe, comfortable home for your aging parent. But how can you be sure you've selected a high-quality nursing home? Please watch attorney Mark Troy's video for tips and to-dos.

If you believe your loved one has been injured…

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What Types of Property Damage Cases Do You Handle?

November 26, 2018
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At Troy Law Firm, our experienced attorneys handle a variety of property damage, trespass and nuisance claims. Such claims may involve water being diverted to your property, causing foundation damage and flooding. Claims include timber trespass, vibration and loud noises from blasting, chemicals released onto your property and many other things. The only way to know if you have a case is to…

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Category: Property Damage

Benefits of Underinsured Motorist Coverage

November 19, 2018
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Auto insurance forms to fill out following a car accident in WV or KYAttorney Mark Troy strongly urges you to consider adding adequate undersinsured (UIM) motorist coverage to your West Virginia or Kentucky auto insurance policy. He has witnessed how adequate UIM coverage can make the difference between financial devastation, and being able to pay for expensive medical bills and support yourself following a serious accident.…

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Category: Car Accident

Accident Fatalities Down in 2017

November 02, 2018
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Emergency-vehicles-through-rainy-glass.jpgThe leading traffic safety agency says traffic accident fatalities in 2017 were down after two years of increases. While this is a promising statistic, there were still tens of thousands of people killed in crashes last year. If you lost a loved one and suspect the crash was caused by someone else, please call Troy Law Firm for a complimentary consultation at…

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How Long Do I Have to File a Medical Malpractice Claim?

October 30, 2018
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The amount of time you have to file a medical malpractice claim is referred to as the "statute of limitation," which varies by state. In West Virginia, you have two years. In Kentucky, one year. Attorney Mark Troy handles medical malpractice claims in both of these states. Mr. Troy has nearly 25 years of experience and he is passionate about obtaining the best possible results for his…

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