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Should I Take A Loan On My Personal Injury Case?

Many victims of personal injury are in need of monies to help run their lives while they miss work, and their medical bills start piling up.  While an experienced and effective personal injury attorney will get them the best settlement or judgment that takes time.  Even the best cases, with what seems like sure victory, it can take years.

What can you do in the mean time?  One answer is to take loans from third parties who specialize in financing lawsuits.  This can be legal. However, there are many pitfalls as well. Read more

Massachusetts NLG Lawyers Referral Service

Boston personal injury attorney Neil Burns was cited in the National Lawyers Guild’s monthly newsletter this December for his work on the Board of the Lawyer Referral Service. The referral service, a project of the NLG, has a mission of referring low and moderate income clients to attorneys in Boston and throughout Massachusetts. Attorney Burns’ office regularly accepts Massachusetts bankruptcy clients and Boston personal injury clients through the Lawyer Referral Service.
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Legal Spotlight and Attorney Lecture at Boston University

Boston University was the site of a lecture recently given by Massachusetts car accident and personal injury attorney Thiadora Pina. The event was dubbed Legal Spotlight, and included Boston University undergraduate students interested in attending law school and learning more about Boston personal injury law. The event was organized by the Cape Verdean Student Association and the Diversity in Law Association, two undergraduate organizations that are part of Boston University.
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Cape Verdean Passover Seder in Boston

The fifth annual Cape Verdean-Jewish Seder was held at the St. Patrick’s Church in Roxbury, on March 24, 2010 to bring together the two communities. Over 200 included a mix of Jews and Cape Verdeans. Attorney Thiadora A. Pina, an associate at the Law Office of Neil Burns, is Vice President of the Board of Directors for CVC Unido – Cape Verdean Community Unity, and was an organizer of the community event. The Cape Verdean Consulate General was the guest speaker.
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