Why is it Advantageous to Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm?
Several thousand people face personal injuries around the year at home, workplace or even on the road which could be due to personal error or negligence of another person or party. If a personal injury has occurred due to an error or negligence of a third person you can ask for compensation from that person/s and if refused can seek intervention of a court to request for sufficient compensation. Besides injuries related to car accidents which can maim or kill an individual, personal injuries can also be attributed to situations like a bite from a neighbor’s dog, or slip and fall injuries from stepping on a slippery dangerous surface. Most people fail to seek compensation fearing long term legal battles and expensive lawyers but this can be avoided if you get a lawyer on contingency basis that can help you get adequate compensation for your injuries and trauma.
Advantages of hiring a personal injury law firm
- Professional Help – If the injury is due to the negligence of a rich and powerful person then it will be useless to fight it out alone in court without professional help as that person’s legal team will ensure that you get blamed for the injury as an act of carelessness. A sympathetic personal injury lawyer will work on a contingency basis for you and will use his/her legal expertise to argue the case and get adequate compensation to cover his fees and your expenses incurred due to the injury. As personal injury lawyers are experienced in handling large settlements for personal injuries related to various situations, they can ensure that you get properly compensated and are able to get back to work within a short period of time.
- Out of court settlements – If the convicted party is willing to pay you an adequate compensation for settlement of the dispute, then it is better to have a formal out of court settlement which will help save time and money. An experienced personal injury lawyer will know how to argue your case so you can expect rightful compensation; and, if required, can fight your case in a court of law.
- Payment only on settlement – As most personal injury lawyers work on contingency basis they rarely take hourly fees or request for large retainers to fight your case. They only take a percentage of the compensation and if nothing is granted then they do not ask you for money.
- Personal Attention – Your personal injury attorney will give full attention to your case to ensure that you are not cheated out of rightful compensation for wages lost during injury and medical costs. The attorney will ensure that you get proper closure for the pain and trauma endured during injury and recuperation.
Hopefully, you will never be in a position in which you need the legal services of a personal injury law firm, but in the event that you do, please give Hoag Law Firm a call or complete your online Free Case Evaluation. A free consultation can help you understand your rights. With honest advice and an experienced attorney at your side, you can recover the largest possible settlement and get back to living your life.