6 Reasons Why You Should Hire A Personal Injury Lawyer. If you have been injured in an accident because of someone else’s actions, the last thing you want to do is represent yourself in court. Cases that seem simple rarely are, and even if you are entitled to compensation to cover everything from ballooning medical expenses and court costs to lost salary from missing work, getting that money can be difficult.
You need a lawyer who has experience in personal injury law, someone who has seen it all, can gather relevant evidence to build your case, and devise a personalized litigation strategy to help you win now.
Before you try to tackle your next case alone, here are six reasons to put your trust in a personal injury lawyer.
Your lawyer will remain objective
It is nearly impossible to separate yourself emotionally from your own case. That can lead you to make poor choices in the courtroom, which can cost you and your family financially. Having a lawyer who can create a compelling and objective argument gives you a distinct advantage.
You will undoubtedly save time and headaches
When you’ve been injured, the last thing you or a family member should have to do is gather evidence, review police reports, talk to witnesses, communicate with insurance companies, or deal with legal red tape. Because you don’t have the experience of dealing with these things, your case could take longer or go in a different direction than you anticipated.
Personal injury lawyers are trained to handle what you can’t
Lawyers are trained to know, understand, and defend every nuance of personal injury law, and many times can foresee potential pitfalls you can’t. An example could be the complexities of proving the at-fault driver’s negligence or the insurance company using something you said to try and minimize the value of your claim.
Alternatives to a jury trial
To piggyback off the saving time factor mentioned above, your personal injury lawyer could help you avoid the time and complications of a jury trial by seeking out other types of resolutions (arbitration, out-of-court settlement, etc.) that are faster and inexpensive in comparison.
If the other party in your case hired their own attorney
If the other party in your car accident case has an attorney ready to duke it out in court, then you need a lawyer, too. Give yourself the best chance possible to win a case by keeping the playing field even.
Peace of mind
As we have alluded to throughout this blog post, the legal system is complex. Having a personal injury lawyer in your corner gives you and your family the peace of mind that you don’t have to go at this battle on your own. Even if you don’t win your case, you will know you received the best possible outcome as you try to return your life to normal.
Call Nelson Law Group today!!
Nelson Law Group, PC brings over two decades of experience to each personal injury case we handle. We have extensive bench and jury trial experience in personal injuries arising from a variety of causes that result in a wide array of injuries. We will devise a comprehensive strategy based on our years of experience, intuitive legal skill, and the desired outcome of your case – and we will be available to answer your questions or respond to your concerns as they come up.
If you have been injured in an accident and feel someone else is a fault, contact us today to talk about your personal situation and gain the information you need to know to make good decisions moving forward. Give our knowledgeable staff a call if you have any further questions regarding this – or any other – issue. For more information about Brett A Nelson click here.