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How Long Will My Personal Injury Case Take to Settle?

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If you were injured in a personal injury accident that was not your fault, you may be eligible to pursue compensation through an insurance claim or lawsuit. “How long will it take my personal injury case to settle?” is a common question many clients ask. Unfortunately, there’s no standard answer to this question since every case is unique and there are many factors that can impact when or if a case can be settled. What…

Understanding Personal Injury as a Legal Term

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Every year, thousands of Americans are injured in different types of accidents, but not all of these accidents provide the grounds for filing a personal injury lawsuit. An injury that occurs due to an accident that was caused by the wrongful actions or negligent actions of another person or entity meets the definition of personal injury. To determine whether or not you can pursue a personal injury lawsuit, consult an experienced attorney at Lem Garcia…

Why Get a Personal Injury Attorney?

Have you been injured in an accident due to another person’s negligence? Are you wondering if you need legal counsel? While in some cases, it is possible to handle a claim on your own, in others, hiring a personal injury lawyer is the best way to ensure you receive the financial compensation you deserve for your injuries and other losses.   Is Someone Else to Blame for Your Injuries?   If you were injured by…

Understanding the Attorney-Client Relationship After an Accident

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  When you’ve been in an accident and want to pursue a claim or lawsuit, you need to know that you can fully trust your lawyer. Understanding the attorney-client relationship after an accident can help you develop an open and understanding relationship with your attorney, so you can work together to build a successful claim. There are several benefits to having a lawyer represent your interests during a claim for compensation after an accident. Working…

Can You Sue For Police Misconduct?

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Law enforcement officers have a dangerous job protecting communities and keeping people safe. The people who serve as police officers have a difficult job, and many of them are professionals who treat citizens fairly and equally. However, some officers abuse that power and dishonor their uniforms. Police officers are not above the law, and if you’ve been a victim of police abuse, you might wonder if you can sue the police. Use this guide to…

10 Frequently Asked Questions About Personal Injury Cases

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If you or a loved one experiences a car accident, medical malpractice, or a workplace accident, you could be eligible for a personal injury settlement. If you’re confused about how personal injury cases work or want to know how much you could get from your settlement, we have answers. Read through our personal injury settlements FAQs to find out what to expect from your case. How Do I Know if I Have a Personal Injury…

A Guide to Personal Injury Depositions and What to Expect

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When you sue a person or company for personal injury, you’ll typically be asked to attend a personal injury deposition. This process enables the court and the attorneys to obtain all the facts about your case before moving to trial. Find out what to expect in a personal injury deposition in this comprehensive guide. What Is a Personal Injury Deposition? A personal injury deposition is a procedure in the pre-trial information gathering process for personal…

Everything You Need to Know About Police Reports

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Anytime there’s an accident where the police are called, a report is filed by the responding officer that summarizes the timeline of events and sometimes offers their professional opinion about what caused the accident and who is at fault. If you’ve been involved in an accident, you may be wondering who gets a copy of the report, whether it says who is at fault, and have other questions about the police report. What Is a…

How Does the Coronavirus affect my car accident case? [VIDEO]

How Does the Coronavirus affect my car accident case?

If you have an open car accident case right now, it’s very important for you to know how the coronavirus affects your case. First of all, remember one thing: the value of your case depends on how much medical treatment you receive. Generally speaking, the more medical treatment you receive, the more your case is worth. So here’s probably the biggest problem that your car accident case faces: Getting all of the medical treatment that…

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