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How Can I Help My Personal Injury Case Succeed?

August 22, 2019

If you’re concerned about whether you’re going to be fairly compensated for your injuries in a personal injury claim, make sure you pay attention to a few Do’s and Don’ts for the success of your case.

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Kelly & West Welcomes New Team Members

August 8, 2019

The Kelly & West team has changed quite a bit in the past several months. Here is more information about some of our newest members.

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Car Accident: What is Contributory vs. Comparative Negligence?

July 30, 2019 gray car negligence

If you get into a car accident, you, of course, want to make sure the at-fault driver’s insurance pays for damage and medical bills. At the outset of your case, you may hear about contributory negligence versus comparative negligence. What do those terms mean, and why does it matter in your case? 

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Nursing Home Guidelines for Care: Is it Negligence?

July 9, 2019 Nursing Home Care

Nursing homes are hitting the news this year, including a case of abuse here in Lillington. As people read about this and as our population ages, more people are asking about long-term care facilities. According to the CDC, more than 4 million Americans are admitted to or reside in nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities each year. Nearly one million people live in assisted living facilities.

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Dear New Dad: Time to Set Up Your Will

June 12, 2019 new dad with infant baby why you need a Will Kelly & West attorneys

Once you become a parent, “create a Will” should definitely go on your to-do list! If you’re a new dad this year, here is what you need to know.

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When and How Often Should I Update My Will?

November 18, 2019 family of man, woman, daughter

In general, review your Will every three to five years to make sure everything is still accurate. There are also a few situations in life during which you need to tell your lawyers to make changes to this legal document. 

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5 Misconceptions about Lawyers and the Law — and the Truth about Lillington Lawyers

May 15, 2019 The Harnett County Courthouse.

Most attorneys are committed to helping their clients navigate a complex system. Have you heard any of these misconceptions about lawyers?

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When is a Pedestrian at Fault in a Car Accident?

April 23, 2019

Typically, when we think about accidents between a vehicle and a pedestrian, we assume the driver is probably at fault. However, from a legal standpoint, that is not always the case. There are times when the pedestrian is at fault or assumes at least partial responsibility in a vehicle-pedestrian accident.

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Mistakes that Hurt Your Workers’ Compensation Case

May 29, 2019

Worker’s compensation is there when you get hurt at work. But applying for this payment is not the easiest process. A lot of people get hurt or sick due to work and later ask about workers’ compensation only to find out they don’t qualify — but only because of the timing or some other error.

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How To Prepare For Your First Court Appearance

March 20, 2019 first court appearance tips

Learning what to expect during your first court experience will help you stay calm throughout the process and help you avoid unnecessary nervousness.

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What Our Clients

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When Reggie Kelly and Thomas West opened their Lillington law practice in 1982, neither guessed they’d be in business so long. 

We love helping people get through tricky situations, and we’re flattered to have been in business this long. It means we’re doing something right. This year we’ve seen some growth in our staff.

Thank you to our incredible friends for your support and business throughout the years. We look forward to many more to come!