Most Common Types of Dog Bites

The A&M TeamPersonal Injury

Barking Dog

Dog bites or attacks can be extremely traumatizing and can lead to very serious injury, or even death in some cases. Unfortunately, these types of cases occur more frequently than you may realize. Whether due to pet owner negligence, an aggressive dog, or another factor, dog bite wounds are a serious matter that should not be taken lightly. In fact, … Read More

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3 Common Mistakes People Make During Divorce

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Filing for a divorce is a heavily-weighted decision that comes with both emotional and financial repercussions. Not only will you and your soon-to-be ex have to deal with the emotional stress of parting ways and separating your belongings and assets, but this will also be a tough time for those around you. Unfortunately, divorce can make many people upset and … Read More

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Understanding the Different Types of Federal Crimes

The A&M TeamCriminal Defense, Federal Crimes

Wooden Judge Gavel And Soundboard Laying Over Us Flag

The majority of crimes committed in the United States are tried at the state level, however, there are also a handful of serious illegal acts that the federal court system has jurisdiction over. These types of allegations are very serious and, if convicted, may result in a long-term jail sentence, or even the death penalty in some cases. In fact, … Read More

The A&M TeamUnderstanding the Different Types of Federal Crimes

Takata Airbag Defect Strikes Again

The A&M TeamCar Accidents, Personal Injury

a broken windshield in an accident, a car airbag

Takata Corp., a Tokyo-based maker of vehicle safety parts that are used by numerous popular automakers, has been under fire lately for the rise in injuries and deaths caused by their faulty airbags. Once deployed, the airbags have the potential to rupture and spray bits of metal into drivers and front-seat passengers, causing more serious injuries and even death. Such … Read More

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Most Common Medical Malpractice Claims

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Unfortunately, medical errors in hospitals and physician’s offices are considered the third leading cause of death in the United States. This is a disturbing statistic that raises many questions about our medical system and those in which we are entrusting with our lives. Right behind heart disease and cancer, medical negligence is the cause of somewhere between 200,000 and 400,000 … Read More

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Do I Need an Asset Protection Plan?

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What does the term “asset protection planning” mean to you? If you said it is the idea behind applying a series of techniques to protect your assets from future creditors, you would be correct. While many believe it is only something for wealthy families and people in high-risk professions, this couldn’t be further from the truth. A car accident, foreclosure, … Read More

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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October has been named Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which gives us a great opportunity to open the discussion on this important issue. As an Oklahoma law firm, Atkins & Markoff is committed to helping raise awareness about domestic violence and the importance of protecting the rights of victims in an effort to prevent future abuse. Domestic violence occurs in many … Read More

The A&M TeamOctober is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

10 Habits of Safe Construction Workers

The A&M Teamconstruction accidents, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation


    The construction industry is one of the most important, and dangerous. Those who work in the industry put themselves at risk of injury, and even death, every single day in order to improve roadways, build new homes and corporate structures, and maintain buildings. Because of the high level of risk associated with the job, it is all the more important … Read More

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The Top Causes of Boating Accidents

The A&M TeamBoating Accidents, Personal Injury


    Regardless of the time of year, it is important to be aware of some of the top causes of boating accidents in the United States. With this, it is always a good idea to check your safety equipment before heading out on the beautiful Oklahoma waters. The fun and excitement of taking your boat out on the waters can quickly … Read More

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Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

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Pedestrian accidents occur for a wide range of reasons, whether the unsuspecting pedestrian is struck by a vehicle, or the person was distracted and is to blame. In some cases, pedestrian accidents happen because the person is not paying attention, decides to cross the street without a crosswalk, swerves off a sidewalk, or is walking or bicycling against a traffic … Read More

The A&M TeamCommon Causes of Pedestrian Accidents