About Jean J. Brown

Attorney Jean J. Brown has been representing accident injury victims and their families for over 25 years, and has extensive trial, settlement and appellate experience in a wide variety of personal injury cases, including auto, premises, dog bite, product liability, wrongful death, negligent security and multi-district medical device litigation. She is a compassionate advocate for injury victims and their right to have their day in court, and will leave no stone unturned when an injustice is presented in the law that in-depth research, hard work and creativity can or should remedy.

Entries by Jean J. Brown

Selecting the Right Attorney For Your Personal Injury or Wrongful Death Case – Part 1

Your mail box, your TV, and your phone book are full of advertising by law firms to be the best firm to handle your personal injury or wrongful death claim. In the “old days,” such promotion did not exist as law firms were not legally allowed to advertise their services to injury or wrongful death victims or their families. As a result, clients found their way to a good firm simply by word of mouth from other satisfied clients.

Legal Myth Busters: Myth #2: Traffic Tickets and Personal Injury

Clients are always surprised and frustrated to learn that the jury is not allowed to hear that the other driver was issued a traffic ticket—often for following too close or inattentive driving in a rear-end collision, or for disregarding a traffic signal in an intersection collision. Almost always, such evidence will be excluded by the judge at a jury trial.