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Premises Liability

Has an accident on someone else’s property taken a toll on your life physically, emotionally, or financially?

Under premises liability law, you may be entitled to compensation.

Find out how attorney Bill Kendall in Reno, NV, can help you achieve justice...

What Is Premises Liability?

A premises liability case involves a person being injured on another party’s property. When you visit certain places in Nevada, you have a right to expect that the property is safe and free of hazard. But not all property owners keep their premises free from danger, and a slip and fall or other accident can result in serious injuries. If you have fallen while at the mall, a casino, a government building, or even while on private property, we can help you collect compensation for your personal injury. Our premises liability attorney at the Law Office of William R. Kendall offers legal representation for victims of all types of personal injury, including those relating to premises liability.

Why Should I Hire a Premises Liability Attorney?


If you have suffered due to an owner’s oversight, you deserve to be fairly compensated for your injuries. They are required to maintain a safe environment and must be held accountable for any negligence that causes harm to those who have a legal right to enter the property. 


An owner’s insurance company or attorney can be challenging to deal with. They may try to minimize their liability by trying to falsify your claims that a dangerous condition was present. It is crucial to have a lawyer who can stand up for you and present proof of negligence. Bill Kendall helps victims collect maximum restitution for injuries by building a compelling evidence-based case that proves liability.

Peace of Mind

Building a premises liability case can be virtually impossible without an advanced knowledge of the law. We want you to focus on healing without worrying about the details of your claim. Bill Kendall handles every aspect of your case from start to finish in order to achieve the best possible outcome on your behalf.

What Losses Could a Premises Liability Claim Cover?

Premises liability claims can help you handle mounting costs from your accident. While there are no guarantees, our premises liability lawyer  can fight against property owners and insurance companies for damages like:

  • Therapy
  • Long-Term Care
  • Medical Bills
  • Lost Wages
  • Pain and Suffering
  • Funeral Costs

Property Owners Have a Duty to Maintain Safety

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Owners are required to notify visitors of any hazardous conditions such as wet floors. Personal injury lawyer Bill Kendall understands premises liability and can help you collect compensation if you suffer a slip and fall.

Book Your Free Consultation Today

Whether you’re going to the mall, to the casino, or eating at a restaurant, you have a right to expect these areas to be safe. If you’ve been injured due to a property owner's carelessness and are seeking compensation, premises liability lawyer Bill Kendall is here to help. To find out if you have grounds for a premises liability lawsuit, request a free consultation or call our Reno, NV, office at: 

(775) 324-6464

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Bill Kendall is an amazing lawyer. Through my whole case he gave me the peace of mind knowing that someone was always there looking out for my best interests. Whenever I called, it was Bill that answered the phone, not an exchange, a clerk, or a receptionist. Not having to talk to clerks or receptionists, leave messages, then wait, is one of the things that made working with Bill so awesome. If I could leave 6 stars I would.

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Mr.kendall worked extremely well for my case I was very please. He has this pleasantness about himself that makes you feel that you that you can trust he is going to do the best for you I would recommend Mr.kendall to anyone who’s looking for an attorney who will fight on their behalf because that’s who Mr.kendall is thank you Bill for helping me with my case I knew you could do it it was a struggle. Thank you

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What Premises Liability Means For Property Owners

When you are on someone else's property and have a legal right to be there, you have a right to expect that the premises poses no danger to you. Trespassers may also have a case if it can be proven that the owner intentionally harmed them, the owner was aware of their presence and failed to provide warning of danger, or if the trespasser is a child.

A property owner's duties include:

  • Maintaining even walking surfaces
  • Keeping flooring clean and dry
  • Providing security
  • Keeping the premises properly lit

Establishing a case requires not only proving negligence and liability, but also proving that your injuries are directly related. Many victims of an owner's carelessness suffer physical injuries that require both immediate medical attention and ongoing care. The negligent party is responsible for the repayment of these costs as well as lost wages and other losses. Bill Kendall in Reno is prepared to help make certain you collect what you are owed.

Owners Are Responsible for Their Animals

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Part of maintaining a safe premises involves keeping animals under control. If you suffer a dog bite, Bill Kendall can help you collect maximum compensation.

Choose the Right Premises Liability Lawyer

You need an attorney who will listen, communicate, and fight for the best outcome. Mr. Kendall provides free case reviews so that you can determine if he is the right legal advocate for you.

Many injured clients have turned to Bill Kendall over the years because they work directly with him on their case, and receive regular communication. This personalized approach has led to many successful outcomes that have allowed victims to rebuild and move on with their lives in the wake of a serious, preventable injury.

If you have been injured due to poorly maintained property and other types of owner negligence, you have recourse. Contact our Reno, NV, personal injury law firm for a free consultation or call

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Mr. Kendall began practicing in Nevada in 1994. Since then, he has fought tenaciously for premises liability and personal injury cases like yours.

"Amazing job handling my case." Reno, NV, Clients Believe in Our Law Firm


Nayely Zecena


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Mr. Kendall is very kind , always greets everyone with a smile, took his time to listen carefully to every detail. He explained everything perfect and made sure we were always on the same page, strongly recommend. Thank you!

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Michael Frouge


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Bill did an amazing job handling my case. He was able to resolve everything quickly and efficiently and I couldn’t be happier with the outcome. I highly recommend him to anyone I know. He’s by far the best personal injury attorney in the area.

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Requirements For a Premises Liability Case in Nevada

To have a qualifying premises liability claim against a property owner in Nevada, you must prove the following:
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You had permission to be on the property. You are a visitor or guest on the premises, formally known as an invitee in premises liability law. An invitee is anyone invited to the property or business for the benefit of the owner. For example, a casino or mall in Reno, NV, grants permission for individuals to be there. If you are a trespasser, a successful claim will be much more difficult to substantiate.
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A dangerous condition was present on the property. Whether it was a tripping hazard, gas leak, or lack of a security guard, you must prove that a hazardous condition was present on the property. We will collect all information to help prove the existence of a dangerous condition.
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The owner knew about, or should have known about, the dangerous condition. Owners can notify visitors of danger by posting signs, blocking off hazardous areas, or fixing the problem. If the owner hasn’t been proactive in fixing issues or maintaining a safe environment, you may qualify for a lawsuit.

Snow or Ice Can Be Hazardous to Drivers and Pedestrians

Property owners must be especially vigilant about snow and ice on their premises.

Because snow and ice can cause car accidents as well as slip and falls, they can be especially dangerous.

If you have been injured as a result of ice or snow on somebody else's property, reach out to premises liability attorney Bill Kendall.

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Bill has been my attorney since at least 2004. He has successfully settled two accident cases for me here in Reno. His advice has always been good and I would recommend him to anyone needing a Lawyer.

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A down to earth Lawyer.... if he dosen't have an answer he will work to find one. Very impressive work... a true expert in his field.

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William R. Kendall, Esq.

Law Office of William R. Kendall

The Law Office of William R. Kendall has served the legal needs of Reno, NV, for over 25 years. As your personal injury lawyer, Bill Kendall can provide his counsel for a range of legal issues including:

  • Car Accidents
  • Casino Injuries 
  • Slip and Fall
  • Bad Faith Insurance
  • Truck Accidents

To schedule a free consultation today, contact Bill Kendall online or call (775) 324-6464​.

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"We have used Bill's services through the years. You will not find an attorney more professional, honest and caring. He has consistently resolved our issues. We would highly recommend his services to all." Deborah D.

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