Do I have a case for my personal injury or accident lawsuit?
Personal injury and accident law can be very complex. In order to be due compensation from another party, you must be able to prove negligence and be able to collect damages from the person or entity liable. If someone causes your injuries intentionally or unintentionally, they may be held liable. This means that they would pay for your medical care, lost income and other damages associated with your injuries.
As you can imagine in order for a good accident and injury attorney to understand if they have a case for you, they first must have ALL the facts and information. This can get even trickier, because often times all of the facts and information must be gathered from many different places. Some examples are police reports, medical records, insurance company information, etc…
This fact finding and information gathering takes time. It also takes money and resources to pull all of this information together. It is only after a legal professional has all of this information, and has had time to analyze this information that they can determine what the full and true value of an accident or injury case is.
What factors go into the value of a case?
1) We need to understand what the economic (financial) damages are for your case:
Economic damages can include:
- Medical Bills
- Property Damage
- Lost Income
2) We need to understand what the non-economic damages are for your case:
Non-economic damages are:
After our initial consultation and case review with you, we work with other experts to find the REAL and TRUE value of your case.
These experts can include:
- Vocational experts (occupational / employment)
- Medical professionals and doctors
We need to understand exactly what expenses and damages have been incurred due to the negligence of others. Attorneys who do not regularly practice injury and accident law often times do not understand the importance of using and investing in outside professionals to maximize the FULL and TRUE value of an accident or injury case.
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