While the law does not require you to have an attorney represent you after a car crash, I always HIGHLY recommend hiring an attorney to make sure your rights are protected and you receive the fairest compensation possible. Insurance companies and adjusters are NOT looking out for your best interests. Their main goal is to settle your claim for as cheaply as possible so that the insurance company can continue to make huge profits off of their policyholders. Navigating the legal system can be extremely complex, and just one simple misstep can lead to the demise of your potential claim, sometimes putting you at risk legally and financially.
You may not need a lawyer if:
In other cases, you should hire a lawyer if:
These are just a few instances where an attorney would be helpful in settling or litigating your case. In the end, the decision to hire an attorney is yours, but keep in mind that going it alone exposes you to the dangers of the legal world, where insurance companies (sometimes even your own) may try to take advantage of you and your lack of experience.
In order to ensure your rights are protected, below are a few reasons why you should consider hiring an experienced personal injury attorney to fight for you:
These are just a few reasons you may consider contacting an attorney regarding your injury claim. Even if you aren’t sure if you have a claim, it never hurts to have an attorney evaluate your case for free.
If you have been injured in an accident and think you may need legal assistance in handling your claim, Schneider Injury Law is here to help. From start to finish we will be by your side guiding you through the intricate process of settlement negotiations and, if necessary, through the litigation process. Bethany Schneider of Schneider Injury Law is an experienced litigator and knows what it takes to win.
For a free case consultation, please call Schneider Injury Law at (404) 800-3060 or email Bethany directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Schneider Injury Law has the experience and success in personal injury cases to ensure you’re in good hands.