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Injury Attorney Serving Clients Near Charleston and Huntington, West Virginia, and Ashland and Prestonsburg, Kentucky.

Accident Fatalities Down in 2017

November 02, 2018

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

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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Why Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?

October 08, 2018

Attorney Mark Troy is frequently asked by injury victims if they really even need an attorney to handle their case. A personal injury attorney resolves these cases full time. It is their career, and, for Mark Troy, it is also his passion. He is driven by pursuing maximum compensation for people who have been injured because of someone else's negligence.

While the steps you take next are ultimately up to you, there is no risk and no cost to…

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Category: Personal Injury

Distracted Driving in the United States

October 01, 2018

In 2016, motor vehicle accidents involving distracted driving caused the deaths of 3,450 people. One life lost by this completely preventable behavior would be too many. Although texting and cell phone use are two of the primary types of distraction, they are not the only types. Arguing with your passengers can be dangerously distracting, as can breaking up a fight between children in the back seat. Eating or drinking can be distracting. Applying makeup or adjusting a GPS is distracting. To better ensure your safety, avoid these activities as well as anything that takes your eyes, hands or mind away from the task of driving…

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Category: Car Accident

5 Key Items to Remember after a Car Accident

September 24, 2018

The aftermath of a car accident can be isolating, frustrating and overwhelming. You may be unsure of what to do next. Please watch attorney Mark Troy's video to find out what 5 things you should do after a crash.

Of course, the primary thing is to get the medical care you need. Your health and well-being is paramount. After that, our attorney can determine if you have an accident claim to pursue maximum compensation for your injuries. You should…

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Category: Car Accident

Why Should I Hire You for a School Violence Case?

September 18, 2018

At Troy Law Firm, our attorney Mark Troy understands the gravity of a school violence or school abuse incident. You want to protect your child and seek justice. Mark Troy will tirelessly pursue the best possible outcome on your behalf.

You may be wondering if you should hire a law firm to help you, and, if so, who to hire. These cases, because they involve government entities and governmental immunity, can be complex.…

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Welcome to Our Personal Injury Blog!

July 03, 2018

Welcome to the new personal injury blog of Troy Law Firm, PLLC. We are proud to provide this valuable resource to discuss the legal topics that matter to you.

On this blog, we will discuss a variety of important issues, answer our most commonly asked questions and share the latest news and developments of our firm.

office of Mark Troy, attorney in Charleston, West VirginiaFor nearly 25 years, our firm’s founder, Mark Troy, has focused primarily on matters of personal injury. This focus has helped establish a hard-…

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