When you meet with a personal injury lawyer after an accident, chances are you are feeling confused and vulnerable. In most cases, you have never had to hire a lawyer for a personal injury case before. Yet you need to make sure you are hiring the right lawyer for representation. Not only will the lawyer ask you questions to determine the feasibility of your case, but you should ask the lawyer some pointed questions of your own so you can be sure of making an informed decision. You may even choose to interview more than one lawyer. Here are some questions that you, as a client, deserve answers to. (more…)
Month: February 2017
Is The Driver Always At Fault When A Pedestrian Is Injured In An Accident?
When it comes to a pedestrian injury caused by a motor vehicle, can you immediately presume the fault lies with the driver? Not always. It must be determined if both parties followed the laws and exercised reasonable care. (more…)
How To Prepare For Your First Meeting With A Personal Injury Lawyer
Most reputable personal injury lawyers offer free consultations. This may be the only time you will find face to face time with a lawyer for no cost so it is important to get as much as you can out of this meeting. (more…)
How Are Damages Assessed In A Car Accident?
Simply put, in a personal injury case, damages are the monetary compensation paid to the injured party by a defendant. In the majority of cases, the insurance company will be responsible for the payment of damages in car accidents. (more…)