Justin Peterson Selected for Super Lawyers for 2023

Published on Jan 17, 2023 in Firm News.

We’re pleased to announce that our Lexington personal injury law firm’s lead attorney, Justin S. Peterson, has been selected to Super Lawyers for 2023. This marks his second year receiving this distinguished recognition. He was also recognized by Super Lawyers in 2022. Justin is also a multi-time Rising Stars award winner, which Super Lawyers awards […]

Welcome to Peterson Law Office

Published on Sep 28, 2022 in Firm News.

We’d like to take a moment to welcome you to the website for Peterson Law Office. Peterson Law Office is a new personal injury law firm now open in Lexington, Kentucky. Its founder, Justin Peterson, is not, however, new to practicing personal injury law. He has been practicing law for over 25 years and previously […]

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What Are the Elements of Negligence in a Personal Injury Claim?

A lot of personal injury claims can become quite complex early on in the process and one of the main reasons for this is the need to prove negligence. Proving negligence caused an accident can be the deciding factor in the success of some cases, such as in a wrongful death claim, or if the […]

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How Are Noneconomic Damages for Mental Anguish Calculated?

Two assessments occur with any severe accident: Who is at fault, and what will the remedy be for the victim? That reward is where the concept of pain and suffering comes into play. Compensation for an injury encompasses physical and emotional trauma. It is easy to assess the medical expenses, but how are noneconomic damages […]

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The Importance of Safely Restraining Your Pet While Driving

When it comes time to travel on the road, you might want to bring along your pet. While having your dog, cat, or other animals roaming around the vehicle may seem fun, it can pose a great safety risk. Sometimes, animals behave unexpectedly when exposed to other vehicles, the noise of the car, or other […]

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