Many of us spend a lot of time behind the wheel, whether as part of our job or commute, or whether purely for convenience in other aspects of our lives. Driving offers a great deal of personal freedom, and is often a necessity. But with the best will in the world, and no matter how good a driver you are, accidents happen. If one happens to you, what should you do next?
While the simple answer to this question is a resounding yes (and more people should do this in our view), this article will attempt to provide you with some guidance on what you should expect from the experience of making a claim in this court arising out of an injury accident and how best to approach and conduct your case from beginning to end.
The opinions expressed here are mine. They may not all be correct in the opinions of others. However they are based on my own experiences gained during a long career practicing law.
I have met and had dealings with a great many injury lawyers. Some would clearly not receive my recommendation as someone to hire as a representative for a seriously injured person. Fortunately, many others would be highly recommended.
So here are some of my thoughts passed along so that you who may be in need of a personal injury lawyer at this time may wish to consider some of the points raised before making a choice on hiring your injury lawyer.