What is Personal Injury Financing?

By |September 15th, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

Personal injury financing is, in essence, an advance on your future settlement. You are working toward a settlement in your case to help you pay your bills, but more expenses are mounting in the meantime. Personal injury financing offers you a way to get some of your future settlement up front, keeping your bills paid [...]

Use Legal Funding to Maximize the Value of Your Personal Injury Claim

By |May 29th, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

It can take months or years to settle a civil lawsuit. The process is difficult for a whole host of reasons. You may find yourself out of work due to extensive injuries or paying medical bills out of your own pocket until the case settles. You want to make sure you get the most out [...]

Pre-Settlement Funding is Not a Loan

By |May 29th, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

If you have been in an accident, you may find it difficult to make ends meet. Depending on the degree of your injuries, you may be unable to work and saddled with expensive medical bills. To help cover your damages, you file a personal injury claim. However, it may be a long time before your [...]

Why Medical Malpractice Cases are So Difficult (and Costly!)

By |April 16th, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

Very few personal injury attorneys are willing to take on medical malpractice cases, and for good reason—they are difficult to win and expensive. Yet, just because they are more complex and costly than other personal injury cases does not mean victims of malpractice should go without legal aid. Health care providers still need to be [...]

Understanding Lawyer Fees in a Personal Injury Case

By |April 16th, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

Disagreements over costs are the most common source of tension between personal injury attorneys and their clients. This is because clients often misinterpret contingency fee agreements, and attorneys let them. You can save yourself considerable headache by requesting clarity regarding fee arrangements, as well as other matters relating to cost, when you first agree to [...]

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 [...]