The importance of choosing the right lawyer for any type of legal issue can have a substantial impact on the value of your case and the ease with which your case proceeds. Taking the stress of the clients shoulders, or at least alleviating that stress, is what our firm strives to do. The wide range of repercussions from an injury include everything from physical healing to lost hours at work to heavy medical bills. And while your physical health should always be first and foremost in your recovery process, it's also important to reduce the stress and worry that comes with an accident by making sure you have quality legal representation.
A good lawyer in Memphis can help determine whether or not you have the grounds for a case, help you understand what to expect from the process of seeking compensation, make it easier to focus on your recovery, and more. In general, they're one of your greatest allies in the days, weeks, and months following an accident and as such you need to make sure you choose a good one.
That's not always easy since there are numerous lawyers out there. However, if you'll keep a few basic things in mind you should be able to find the personal injury law firm that is right for you and your situation.
To begin with, be certain that you choose a firm that actually handles your kind of injury. While personal injury is a large area of practice, look for a firm that has handled motorcycle accidents if you were involved in one, or a brain injury if that's the nature of your injury. This way you know that you'll get the kind of representation you need.
It's important that you turn to a lawyer with experience, as well – or at least a firm with experience. Even a newer attorney will be worth thinking about if they work with a firm that has a long history of helping patients. That experience can be drawn from and ensure that you get the best possible representation.
Try to do some research, too. A little bit of online research can help you identify which firms have positive reviews from previous or current clients and which ones you need to avoid. This allows you to figure out which ones you can trust with your time.
You're likely already struggling financially as a result of your injuries, so don't turn to attorneys that charge you huge fees up front. Instead, you should find one that offers free consultations and that will work for you as needed, only getting paid once your case is settled.
Finally, go with your gut. Once you visit the attorney for the initial consultation you should be able to figure out whether or not they're a lawyer that you feel comfortable working with. If they are, stick with them. If you don't like the vibe, go with your instincts and consider looking elsewhere.
We are a family run law firm, consisting of a father and his three sons working together to bring you the best legal experience possible. When you present your case to our office you can rest assured that we will all take part in opening, investigating and helping your legal matter reach a favorable outcome. We take pride in knowing that should you have a question or concern you will be able to speak with an actual attorney. Your legal matters are important, they should not be cast aside to anyone but an actual attorney who is familiar with your case.
We also believe that the client comes first and that the client is the one who should receive a fair and reasonable settlement. Therefore, we have adopted a policy wherein the maximum fee for an automobile accident for us is 25%, as compared to the the 33 1/3% that most law firms charge their clients, if not more.
We are confident that if you give us a call at 901-526-9494 to discuss your potential claim we know you will like what we have to say. You will be treated with the utmost attention and respect, just like a family member. If you're not ready for a phone call, fill out our online form, and an attorney will contact you when it's convenient.