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When Might an Insurance Company Dispute a Personal Injury Claim?

If you were seriously hurt because another party failed to act with reasonable care, you deserve justice. For scenarios involving negligence, that generally means holding the liable party financially accountable for all damages incurred. Just because you have grounds for a personal injury claim, however, doesn’t mean you’re automatically entitled to a payout. If the […]


How Soon Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney After an Accident?

If you were seriously hurt in some kind of accident, your first priority should be your health. Following a motor-vehicle collision, for example, you should seek medical care right away. Once your condition stabilizes, your priority will undoubtedly become your finances. Between the mounting medical bills and string of missed paychecks, accidental injuries are enough […]


What Qualities Should I Look for in a Personal Injury Attorney?

If your life was forever changed because someone failed to act with reasonable care, you may have grounds for legal action. Just because you’re elgible to file a personal injury claim, however, doesn’t mean you’re automatically entitled to a payout. In order to secure a satisfactory settlement or favorable verdict, you’ll have to present sufficient […]


Can You Sue for a Personal Injury If You’re Partially at Fault?

Under tort law, injured parties may hold those who are liable for their damages financially accountable. What if you played a role in the accident in which you were hurt, though? Would you still be able to seek compensation for the resulting damages? Like other aspects of the claims process, the answer ultimately depends on […]


Do I Have Grounds for a Personal Injury Claim?

Accidental injuries can jeopardize your physical, emotional, and financial wellbeing. If someone else was responsible for the incident in which you were hurt, though, you may be entitled to compensation for the resulting damages. Since most successful personal injury claims are founded on negligence, it will be the focus of this blog. Unless your case […]


How Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

If you were seriously hurt through no fault of your own, you’re probably wondering whether taking legal action will be worth it. You certainly have enough to worry about while recovering without having to navigate complicated court proceedings. While there’s no way to guarantee any given claim will yield a six- or seven-figure payout, a […]


4 Mistakes That Could Harm Your Personal Injury Claim

If you were seriously injured in a sudden accident, it’s natural to have a lot of questions. Do I have grounds for a personal injury claim? What kinds of damages can I pursue? What can I do to strengthen my case? The easiest way to get the answers you seek is to speak with a […]


How do I hire the right attorney?

How do I hire the right attorney? Hiring the right attorney is important. It can be confusing. If you do some research and ask the rights questions, it will be easier and you’ll make a good decision. Ask around – your friends, co-workers, and family. They can be good resources, especially if they have hired […]


What happens after you’ve retained your lawyer?

What happens after you’ve retained your lawyer? The investigation happens. The investigation is critical. To achieve the best result, it requires you and your lawyer to work as a team. It’s often important to get at it quickly. Get the basic information to your lawyer promptly. Make sure it’s accurate and complete. As you come […]


Experts

Experts Experts are often a critical component of a trial. They can make your case. They can break it. Pay close attention to the experts proposed for your case. Sometimes, the law requires you to support your case with expert testimony. Other times, an expert may not be required but is helpful in explaining an important part of […]