Do I Need an Attorney for my Personal Injury Claim?

Sometimes people involved in automobile accidents don’t really need an attorney. Maybe the injuries are very minor. Maybe the issue simply involves vehicle damage. Many of the attorneys advertising on television or billboards would lead you to believe an attorney is always needed. Yet, that is simply not true.

However, in cases with more significant injuries, medical care, lost wages, or long-term problems, an attorney may help greatly. In those situations, injured people can benefit significantly from hiring a skilled personal injury attorney. Insurance adjusters are skilled at paying as little as possible for valid claims. If you have suffered significant injury, you need to focus on healing. A skilled and experienced trial attorney can focus on developing your case in order to obtain the maximum compensation possible for your injuries and damages. An experienced attorney can also help by dealing with the insurance company in these situations.

After an accident, you may not know the extent of your injuries. You may not know whether an attorney is needed. We are happy to discuss the issues with you. Consultations are free. We are happy to provide our opinion as to whether you need an attorney. We often provide advice to people involved in minimal damage accidents. If you are injured and we can help, we would also be happy to discuss our representation of you.