Oxnard & Ventura Personal Injury Attorneys
Premises Liability

Oxnard Premises Liability Attorney

Let Our Ventura Injury Lawyer Fight For You!

If you or someone in your family was hurt on another person's property, you could be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Talk to an Oxnard personal injury lawyer from our firm, The Law Offices of Schurmer & Wood, to learn more about your rights and legal options at this time and how the premises liability laws in the state of California apply to your situation. Founded in 1968, our firm has a long and proud history of protecting our clients' rights in complex premises liability cases.

  • Many different accidents may fall under the scope of premises liability law, including those caused by:
  • Swimming pool drowning / near-drowning
  • Broken or unmarked stairs and other stair-related accidents
  • Animal attacks, including dog bites
  • Missing bannisters or railings
  • Negligent or insufficient security
  • Missing "wet floor" signs
  • Unmarked holes or obstacles
  • Collapsed ceiling, floor, building
  • Falling objects
  • Electrical problems, including improper wiring
  • Violations of state and Ventura County building codes
  • Standing water
  • Icy or wet sidewalks
  • Broken sidewalks
  • Mold and mildew inhalation
  • Dangerous fumes
  • Broken glass

Do I have a valid premises liability claim?

The owner of the property where you or your family member was injured is not necessarily responsible for your injuries. There are four separate elements that must be present to establish grounds for a valid premises liability claim. You must show that the individual in question did own or control the property where your injury occurred, that owner was negligent in maintaining the property, that you were injured, and that the owner's negligence significantly contributed to or caused your injury.

Whether the property owner was a private individual or a government agency, our team at The Law Offices of Schurmer & Wood is prepared to handle your case and protect your rights. We can examine the case and work hard to make sure that you receive the compensation you are entitled to in order to cover your medical bills, pain and suffering, and other economic and non-economic damages. In most cases, the property owner's homeowner insurance will cover you, so you do not have to worry about putting a financial burden on the owner, which is a common concern among our clients who suffered their injuries on the properties of friends or acquaintances.

Choose The Law Offices of Schurmer & Wood for a free consultation!

Learn how we are able to protect your rights at this time. With decades of experience, our firm is committed to providing successful and thorough representation. If you or someone close to you has been hurt or killed due to dangerous conditions on someone else's property, contact our firm for tough advocacy. We offer free initial case evaluations, so you will have the chance to learn about the strength of your case and get acquainted with our attorneys before making a final decision regarding your representation.

To learn more, contact The Law Offices of Schurmer & Wood.

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Why Schurmer and Wood?

Our firm's personal promise and commitment to you is to make sure that we care about you as a person. Every client who has been injured deserves the proper representation and our goal at Schurmer and Wood is to ensure that they get that.

  • Avvo 10.0 Top Personal Injury Attorney
  • SuperLawyers
  • American Association for Justice
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • American Institute of Legal Counsel
  • American Inns of Court
  • Santa Barbara County Bar Association
  • American Institute of Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
  • American Academy Top 40 Under 40 Top Attorneys
  • 2017 10 Best Client Satisfaction
  • American Institute of Legal Advocates Rising Star 2019

Hear From Our Clients

  • They made me feel like my case was their number one priority.

    “From the first contact with the office staff to meeting with Lauren Wood and Earl Schurmer to go over details of my accident, I was immediately impressed with the knowledge, care, and follow up regarding my case.”

    - Scott C.
  • I appreciate the professionalism and courtesy I received from the staff.

    “It was refreshing to have an attorney's office that handled my case and settled with substantially more than I expected.”

    - Tammy G.
  • The office staff was extremely helpful!

    “I would highly recommend the Law Offices of Schurmer and Wood.”

    - Elisa D.
  • Hands down the best law firm in Ventura County!

    “I enjoy working with them and will always keep referring to them when I can.”

    - Jonathan W.
  • Thank you Mr. Schurmer and Ms. Wood for all of your help, wisdom & fairness.

    “Earl Schurmer and Lauren Wood were the only reason that I received a fair settlement.”

    - Christopher C.
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Decades of Experience

Millions of Dollars Recovered
  • $1.75 Million Slip & Fall Accident

    A client tripped on a stairway at an apartment complex at night.

  • $1.2 Million Back Injury

    The defendant’s negligence resulted in a hole in the dumpster that the man fell through causing injuries to his lower back.

  • $995,000 Slip & Fall Accident

    Settlement for a 47-year-old man who was injured when he fell into a spontaneously appearing sinkhole in the ground at a hotel that had recently been built.

  • $100,000 Knee Injury

    Settlement against a local municipality due to an injured knee.

  • $100,000 Settlement

    A man was injured when an empty lemon crate fell on his shoulder while it was being offloaded from a truck with a forklift.

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What Sets Us Apart?

The Right Attorney Makes All the Difference
  • Decades of Proven, Trial-Tested Experience
  • Featured Personal Injury Attorney: Top Avvo Rating of Superb
  • Selected for Super Lawyers® (Top 5% of SoCal Attorneys)
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers – The National Trial Lawyers
  • Contingency Fee Basis: No Recovery, No Fee
  • Personal Injury Law Firm Founded in 1968

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