Why You Want to Keep Your Clients Off Social Media

By |February 21st, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

For many veteran attorneys, encouraging clients to steer clear of social media is a no-brainer. Individuals tend to share everything from their morning cup of joe to their Valentine's Day dinner plans to what should be private information with their followers. It is not unthinkable that, after an accident, a person might take to Facebook, [...]

How Legal Funding can Help Pay for Surgery Costs

By |February 3rd, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

It is no secret that the cost of healthcare in the United States is outrageous. A typical doctor's visit, which lasts about an hour, costs the average uninsured individual $160. Assuming that the average uninsured individual lives at or below the poverty level, $160 is more than one-tenth of his or her income. Even for [...]

Why Same-Day Approval and Funding Matters in Your Personal Injury Case

By |August 30th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

You were injured a month, two months, or even a year ago, and despite the fact that you did everything right—you sought medical care, you contacted an attorney, and you have been keeping records of your complaints—your case is still dragging on. While you trust yours and the defendant's attorneys to come to a fair [...]

How do Insurance Companies Investigate Insurance Claims?

By |July 9th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

Following a car accident, the insurance company needs to investigate the claim before it can reach a settlement. Typically, a representative of the company will contact you and any other potential witnesses in order to gather more detailed information about the incident. The insurance adjuster will ask questions to probe deeper into what happened and [...]

Six Mistakes That Could Cost You Your Personal Injury Claim

By |June 25th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , |

If you have been in an accident, there is a long list of personal and legal items to worry about. Will you make your son’s soccer game? Will you need surgery on your leg? Will you be reimbursed for any medical treatment you will need to receive? Whatever your immediate worries may be, there are [...]

The Devastating Financial Impact of a Spinal Cord Injury

By |June 12th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

Personal injuries are financially devastating in and of themselves, as victims are forced to pay for unforeseen medical expenses, property damage, and more, all without being able to earn an income. However, spinal cord injuries are even more shattering, as spinal cord injuries often result in significant and irreversible damage, in addition to medical and [...]

Five Mistakes to Avoid When Dealing With Your Doctor Throughout Your Personal Injury Case

By |May 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

Whether your doctor likes it or not, he or she is a key player in your personal injury case. An insurance company or jury is not just going to take your word for it when you claim to be injured. They are going to want proof. Your doctor can give them that proof. However, even [...]

Four Steps to a Successful Personal Injury Claim Outcome

By |May 16th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

So, you were injured in an accident and sustained serious, life-altering injuries. You are automatically entitled to a settlement, right? Wrong. Unfortunately, knowing that you are injured is not enough to win your lawsuit. Rather, you need to prove that you are injured and that the defendant caused your injuries. While that may seem simple [...]

Should I Represent Myself in a Personal Injury Case

By |July 2nd, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you are considering filing a personal injury case you may question the need to hire a lawyer.  You may feel the situation if very clear, you suffered an injury the other person is obviously at fault and now you want to claim damages.  It is possible to represent yourself but the process is never [...]