If you have been in a car accident or suffered any type of serious injury, you need an attorney with the experience and drive to protect your rights and help you recover what you are entitled to under the law. At Hodges Coxe & Potter LLP, P.C., we handle a wide variety of personal injury cases, from automobile, trucking, boating, and pedestrian accidents, to premises liability, toxic mold cases, products liability cases, medical malpractice and nursing home abuse cases.

Wrongful Death

A wrongful death is a claim of negligence with the worst possible outcome–the death of a person. Under the law the true claim is for the survivors and their loss of money, society and companionship of the deceased. HCP can assist those survivors in obtaining all the law can allow in compensation for their losses.

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Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing homes are frequently understaffed and deal with a variety of illnesses and residents with varying degrees of independence and communication abilities. In this environment a small breach in the standard of care can have huge consequences. HCP can help the patients and their families though these particular kinds of medical negligence.

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Medical Negligence

Medical science is not perfect. You can get a bad and even unexpected result from any medical treatment. Medical negligence cases are long, involved, and expensive. You need an experienced attorney from the beginning of the process just to ask the right questions and separate what is a bad result and what is a breach of the standard of care.

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Auto & Trucking Accidents

Car and truck accidents happen daily on every square mile of roadway. When the accident is caused by the intent or negligence of another driver, the law allows you to be compensated. However, whether you have a broken fender or a health injury for life, the insurance companies will fight you on every ground they have. HCP can help fight the insurance companies and help you get what you deserve.

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Products Liability

You shouldn’t expect a hamburger to give you food poisoning or a lawn mower to burn your foot. When products are dangerous and defective and cause injury, the law allows recovery. HCP can help you and hold the manufacturers to their implied or express promises regarding their products.

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Slip & Fall

Being hurt at a business or on somebody else’s property can be accidental, or it can be the result of a hidden defect that the owner knew about and didn’t fix or didn’t warn you. These premises liability cases are difficult but if you have the fault of an owner, the attorneys at HCP can help you recover.

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Sometimes words are cruel, but sometimes they rise to the level of defamation. At HCP, our attorneys are experienced in libel and slander laws and can bring a suit on your behalf or defend one brought against you.

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Boating Accidents

The Cape Fear region is blessed with beaches, rivers, lakes and the opportunity for recreational and professional boating. State and Federal jurisdictions overlap when these accidents happen on navigable waters. HCP can help you stay off the reefs with boating and admiralty law.

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Dog Bites

Pet attacks happen and the attorneys at HCP can help you in reviewing and bringing suit if you have been injured by a dog bite or other attack.

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