Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin, LLC's litigators have a great deal of experience handling cases under the broad umbrella of "premises liability". Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin, LLC defends clients in third-party actions and also handles claims against employers and insurers involving conditions in the workplace.
In the third-party claim arena, Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin, LLC's attorneys have handled the entire spectrum of cases, including those in which persons, invitees, licensees or trespassers have slipped, tripped or fallen on or over foreign substances in grocery stores, restaurants or other locations, misapplication of cleaning solutions or wax, contaminated food or beverage, cases involving alleged structural defects in buildings or parking lots, improper maintenance, inadequate security, injuries allegedly due to defective or inadequate lighting, and claims of malicious prosecution or false arrest. These include not only the defense of suits filed, but also the investigation of claims prior to suit, the assistance in negotiating settlement where appropriate, and dealing with the media in sensitive public relations instances.
Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin, LLC's attorneys frequently teach seminars to adjusters and in house claims handlers to help them more effectively investigate and evaluate these claims and to help familiarize claims persons with this constantly changing area of the law. Finally, Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin, LLC's attorneys are available to help property owners implement maintenance, cleaning and inspection procedures which may prevent injuries at their premises, and even if someone is injured, procedures which may enable an owner or occupant to prevail if a suit is brought against them.