Lightnin Malcolm – Don’t End Up With The Blues

malcolm
Blues man Lightnin Malcolm here in Mississippi has a little song for you: “If you got some bad news, about a Personal Injury case and you got a lot to lose. Don’t end up with the blues. Get the legal help you can use. At Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fq0os1oRpts Personal Injury – Workers’ Compensation Cutting Edge Blues man LIGHTNIN MALCOLM, a charismatic and energetic guitar-slinger...

What is Negligence?

NEGLIGENCE
What is negligence? Good question. Depends on the situation and the act that may have caused an injury. Negligence is doing something a reasonable person wouldn’t do. Seems straight forward. A reasonable person shouldn’t run a red light. A reasonable person should look before they turn. But what about when the issue involves premises liability?  What is reasonable in keeping store floors free of...

Immediate Steps after a Slip, Trip, and Fall at a Business

Fall at a Business
A Slip, Trip and Fall in a business is a very common type of personal injury claim in Mississippi. There are a few steps we recommend to increase the chance of your case. Oftentimes, the quality of the evidence that is gathered can tip the scales in the direction of the injured party.   REPORT THE INCIDENT   Report the incident to a...

Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A. Welcomes Ed D. Williams – Associate Attorney

Ed Williams
Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A. is pleased to announce our newest associate attorney for our law firm, Ed Williams. Ed Williams earned his Juris Doctorate with honors, Cum Laude, in 2016 from Mississippi College School of Law. Ed completed his undergraduate work at Mississippi State University where he earned a bachelor of arts degree in Political Science. While in law school, Ed...

Injured At Work and My Fault – Do I Have A Claim?

Fault Injured
I got hurt at work but it was my fault – do I have a claim?   Short answer – Probably, but you should consult with an attorney.   As a general rule, Mississippi’s Workers’ Compensation laws are a “no fault” system, which means that regardless of whose fault an injury is, if you are hurt while in the course and scope of...