Premises Liability

Overview

Segal McCambridge frequently defends property owners and possessors in a variety of matters, ranging from personal injury claims to various environmental exposures. When providing legal counsel to clients who own, occupy, or control small, medium, and/or large properties, we work closely with those clients to minimize personal and business liability. We strive to forge the most effective and valuable defense possible while remaining conscious of costs. Representing hospitals, shopping malls, bowling centers, entertainment establishments, retailers, apartment complexes, condominiums, hotels, services contractors, airports, and airlines, our lawyers handle a wide range of premises and general liability matters, including serious injury and complex litigation involving:

  • Elevator, escalator, and moving sidewalk injuries
  • False arrest and imprisonment
  • Inadequate security or lighting
  • Lack of effective warning signs
  • Negligence
  • On-site wheelchair, cart, and shuttle accidents
  • Premises fires
  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Third party criminal acts