PART ONE: I'VE BEEN INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT,
You've been injured and you are in pain, the bills are coming in, you're missing work, the doctors are talking in another language and you don't know what to do. To make matters worse, you are getting phone calls now from insurance adjusters and you're not even sure who they are. Are they from your insurance company or the other guy's company? They want to take your statement or maybe, they are offering you money to "settle", what are you supposed to do? On top of it all, your boss is calling and asking when you will be back- you're worried you might lose your job while you are out recovering. It's too much to deal with and the stakes have never been higher. YOU NEED HELP.
THERE IS HELP OUT THERE AND YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE RICH TO GET IT.
First, you start by contacting an injury lawyer who will give you a FREE CONSULATION to discuss your injury claim. Ok, but then what? In this three part article we will empower you with the information you need to protect yourself and your loved ones. We will give you insider Tips and actual Questions you can ask your attorney to improve your outcome.
We will tell you what you can do, and what to expect if you have been injured and need help. In this first article we'll tell you about what you should expect from the initial call and that first the office visit with an injury attorney. We'll also give you practical tips and actual questions you can ask to help choose an attorney. In the next article we will tell you how you can afford an attorney without paying an expensive hourly rate and explain what your attorney will do for you in the initial stages of representation. Finally, we will address common questions clients have about case value, demands and settlement.