Blog Posts in 2014

Firm Partners Named to 2015 Super Lawyers® List

Gounaris Abboud, LPA is thrilled to announce the inclusion of our firm's partners, Attorneys Nicholas G. Gounaris, Jeremiah Denslow, and Antony Abboud, in the 2015 Super Lawyers ® list for ...
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Antony Abboud Awarded Membership in NTLA's Top 40 Under 40

At Gounaris Abboud, LPA, our team is constantly striving for excellence in everything we do. This is done primarily for the sake of our clients because we believe they deserve the best we have to ...
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Client with Possession of Heroin Charge Gets Diversion Program

T.M. is a 25-year-old male with no prior criminal history. On or about January 9, 2014, he was stopped and arrested for possession of heroin. In Ohio, a possession of heroin charge is a felony of the ...
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Client Found Not Guilty of Parole Violation & Released from Prison

D.H. was under the supervision of the Ohio Adult Parole Authority after serving three years in a state penitentiary for a conviction of Aggravated Robbery. On or about March 25, 2014, D.H. was charged ...
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Antony Abboud Included in 2014 List of Ohio Super Lawyers® Rising Stars

Antony Abboud has been selected for inclusion in the 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers ® Rising Stars list under the Criminal Defense practice area. While up to five percent of the lawyers in the state are ...
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The Insurance Company Says the Collision was Minor, So I Can't Get a Reasonable Settlement Offer. What Do I Do?

Unfortunately, most insurance companies use this strategy in cases in which the damage to vehicles is not severe. According to an article published by CNN, most major insurance companies in the U.S. ...
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Do You Have Enough Auto Insurance Coverage?

Under Ohio Law, every driver is required to carry automobile insurance. More and more insurance companies are making it easier to purchase insurance. However, the insurance companies do not always ...
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Case Results: OVI with .127 Test Gets Reduced to Reckless Operation

Our client (T.H.) was charged with an OVI under Ohio Revised Code Section 4511.19. On or about January 26, 2014, an Ohio Highway Patrol Officer pulled him over for speeding, 48 in a 35 mph zone. The ...
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Case Results: Petition for Stalking Protection Order Dismissed

Our client was served with a Petition for a Stalking Protection Order in Montgomery County Common Pleas Court. Our client was accused of making threats of harm with a sexual motivation against the ...
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How Do I Pay for My Medical Treatment?

Ultimately, the at-fault party's insurance company is responsible to pay your medical bills. However, many insurance companies will not pay anything on your claim until a settlement is reached. In ...
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Where Do I Go for Treatment for My Injuries?

If you are experiencing pain at the scene of the accident, you should get treatment from the ambulance or EMS personnel at the scene. Describe your symptoms as accurately as possible. If no ambulance ...
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How Do I Get a Rental Car & Who Pays for It?

The at-fault party's insurance company should provide you with a rental car for the time it takes to repair your vehicle. If your vehicle is deemed to be a total loss, the insurance company will ...
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How is Fair Market Value of a Vehicle Determined?

The insurance company will try to find vehicles comparable to the vehicle you owned and determine the price at which these vehicles sold on the open market. There are resources on the Internet that ...
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Your Car Was Damaged in an Accident. What Do You Do?

The first thing you should do is to report the incident to your own insurance company immediately. It sometimes takes a while for the other driver's insurance company to complete an initial ...
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Nicholas G. Gounaris Selected for List of Top Rated Lawyers

The legal team at Gounaris Abboud, LPA is proud to announce that our very own Nicholas G. Gounaris was recently selected for inclusion on the 2014 list of "Top Rated Attorneys in ...
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Case Results: Client Secures 500-Foot Protection Order

The legal team at Gounaris Abboud, LPA is proud to announce that our firm was recently successful in securing a protection order on behalf of our client. Our client asked the court to issue a ...
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