Dealing with a severe or catastrophic injury after a serious accident can be overwhelming. You want to ensure that you choose a law firm with the best possible qualifications and the right type of experience to handle your case. There are some important questions you should ask potential personal injury attorneys before you decide on a lawyer to handle your claim.
What is Your Experience with Personal Injury Cases?
Severe or catastrophic injury cases are unique. They require extensive gathering and evaluation of detailed information, including information regarding how the injury occurred and what the injuries are (and what medical treatment was necessary as a result). Only a law firm with extensive experience handling these types of cases understands how to properly advocate for your rights. Only a law firm with the right type of experience can properly navigate through the intricate laws regarding New York personal injury and negligence matters.
Is My Case Similar To Other Cases You Have Litigated?
While no two cases are alike, it is imperative that you hire a personal injury firm with experience handling the type of case your are involved in – i.e. motor vehicle accident, construction site accident, trip and fall or slip and fall.
Do You Handle All Aspects of the Case, including trial?
Only a law firm with a strong team of experienced personal injury trial attorneys is able to adequately handle all aspects of your case. Only a seasoned trial attorney, with experience trying cases before a jury, can properly litigate a case to prepare it for settlement. However, if a proper settlement is not possible, the case will proceed to trial and must be prepared for the possibility..
What is a Reasonable Expectation?
Every case is different, and has a unique set of circumstances. It is helpful to find out the potential resolution that you may expect. Remember that no specific outcome is ever guaranteed. The length of time a case may take to resolve, and the amount of money you may receive, will vary based on the specific details of your situation.
Will My Case By Handled By a Dedicated Team?
You and your family likely have many ongoing questions and concerns about your case.
Make sure you get to meet the actual attorneys who will be handling your case and who’s hands you will be trusting your future.
The accomplished legal team at Robinson & Yablon, P.C. has more than 100 years of combined experience handling serious and catastrophic injury cases. We have achieved hundreds of large sum verdicts and settlement awards for our seriously injured clients and their families. Contact Robinson & Yablon, P.C. today to schedule a free consultation.