There are almost 500,000 Automobile accidents every year in Ohio with over 100,000 injuries. Insurance companies do not pay claims willingly. Our lawyers are very experienced with procedures in automobile accidents and can be very helpful in guiding you through the process.

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Injuries resulting from motorcycle accidents are typically more severe than those in cars. They are also much more likely to have a fatal outcome. Hiring a lawyer that specializes in motorcycle injuries could be critical to the outcome of your case.

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Insurance companies for commercial trucks involved in accidents involving injury or death immediately deploy armies of lawyers protecting them from liability. It is important truck accident victims hire lawyers with experience and resources to take them on.

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Geiser, Bowman & McLafferty, also known as, GBMLaw, is a personal injury law firm specializing in helping victims who have been injured due to the negligence of others.

GBMLaw has been “protecting Ohio” for more than 30 years and in that time assembled some of the finest attorneys and staff in the state. We deliver personal service that is unparalleled by other law firms. We are with you every step of the way. When you call GBMLaw you will speak to a lawyer, not support staff. If a lawyer is not available, one will call you back.

We have served thousands of Ohioans and collected more than $200 million dollars in verdicts and settlements. Our customer reviews speak for themselves.

Don’t take on the insurance company by yourself. Let us take them on for you. We have the resources and experience to level the playing field.

It costs you nothing unless we settle your case or win a verdict for you.

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There are 150,000 preventable injuries in childbirth every year due to medical mistakes. The results can be severe and sometimes require lifelong care. If you think your child suffered birth trauma due to negligence of a hospital or its staff, get the opinion of an experienced attorney immediately.

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Medical malpractice and inadequate hospital care is responsible for more than 400,000 deaths every year. Millions of others are injured, often severely and irreparably. We have the experience and resources to take on hospitals, malpractice, and their insurance companies.

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Evaluating whether or not you have a legitimate claim against a hospital or doctor regarding medical errors is complex. This should only be done with the consultation of an experienced attorney who both specializes in and has a proven track record for handling hospital error cases.

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Ohio Workers’ Compensation system is a complex system and is not always friendly to injured workers. People injured on the job may be entitled to Workers’ Compensation. Workers’ Comp benefits can include compensation for lost time from work, medical expenses, wage loss and possibly permanent benefits. An experienced workers compensation attorney can help expedite what is usually a grueling process. Contact us for a free consultation and we will provide you with an in-depth analysis of the benefits you may be entitled to.

Our Attorneys

We have successfully represented plaintiffs in civil matters for more than three decades.

Michael K. Geiser

Sydney S. McLafferty

J. Scott Bowman

Brian A. Gibbs

Matthew E. Ice

Why should I hire a lawyer?

The main reason you should hire a personal injury attorney after an accident is to make sure that you are on equal footing against the insurance companies and their lawyers. Every insurance company has a team of lawyers who understand the law and understand the ways...

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What is pain and suffering?

Under Ohio law, a plaintiff may recover damages for the non-economic loss of pain and suffering. Pain and suffering incorporates both the mental and physical distress suffered by a plaintiff after an accident.  Examples include, but are not limited to: broken bones,...

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