If you have suffered an accident, especially a car accident, you may wonder if you need a personal injury lawyer.

Regardless of the type of damage that you or a loved one has experienced, you have the right to take legal action against any company, person, or entity that is legally at fault for the incident, including governments, insurance companies, private individuals, stores and large corporations.

If you or a loved one has suffered an injury due to possible negligence, it’s advisable to get an evaluation of your case from an experienced personal injury lawyer. Most injury attorneys offer free consultations, so there is no financial risk to you. The attorney will talk to you about your case and how you can expect it to proceed.

A personal injury case can be complicated, involving insurance companies and medical providers. Collecting medical records, interviewing witnesses, reviewing police reports and evidence, and talking with the insurance company; these things can be critical to your case. You may need specific experts to help prove your case. Finding an expert to help establish your case is difficult if you have no experience in such matters.

An experienced personal injury lawyer can guide you and make the process easier, especially if you are recovering from injuries.

If you have been in an accident and the other party’s lawyer reaches out to you to offer a settlement, hiring a personal injury lawyer is advisable. Injury lawyers know the value of an injury case, and they can help you get the compensation you deserve.

Some other instances when it’s wise to hire a personal injury lawyer, if you have to negotiate extensively with an insurance company or if you have significant injuries that will require long-term rehabilitation. If you have suffered “catastrophic” damage to your spine or incur a brain injury, contacting an experienced personal injury attorney is critical to your recovery.

How We Can Help

Long story short, most legal case consultations with personal injury attorneys are free. Additionally, there are no costs to you in most cases unless a recovery is made on your behalf.

If you or a loved one have been injured somehow, contact the Leader Law Firm for a free case evaluation. We will listen, answer your questions and help you determine the best course of action.