Reasons Why People Should Use a Personal Injury Lawyer
Legally Reviewed and Edited by: Terry Cochran
A severe injury can result in lost wages, expensive medical bills, and pain and suffering. If you’re dealing with all these things, it can be overwhelming to put together a personal injury or disability claim.
There are many reasons for hiring an attorney to help with your personal injury case. If you’re contemplating filing a personal injury claim, consider working with an experienced lawyer to make the process easier.
A personal injury lawyer has extensive experience with similar lawsuits. They can walk you through all the steps you need to take, make sure you meet all your deadlines, and support you through any difficult decisions.
Additionally, if you have to go to trial, it’s best to have an advocate on your side. If the other party has legal representation, you’ll need your own to level the playing field.
They are Objective
If you were injured in an accident, you might find it challenging to remain objective and clear-headed when discussing your case. A personal connection might sway you toward taking ill-advised legal action.
A personal injury attorney can make objective decisions based on likely outcomes. By remaining objective, your attorney can help you achieve the best possible result for your situation.
You Won’t Have to Pay Up Front
The personal injury lawyers at Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. work on a contingency fee basis, so you won’t have to pay any fees upfront. Instead, you’ll pay your lawyer a percentage of your settlement. If our law firm doesn’t make a recovery for you, then you don’t pay a fee.
Working with Others
Personal injury lawyers have many connections throughout the community. They are familiar with local insurance companies, doctors, other lawyers, and the police. When you hire a personal injury lawyer, you benefit from their connections, which can help win your case.
Understanding Medical Jargon
As well as helping you through the legal side of things, personal injury lawyers are well-versed in medical terms. They can use your medical records to determine if you’re eligible for disability benefits or workers’ compensation benefits.
A senior partner at Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C., Eileen Kroll, worked as a registered nurse before becoming a lawyer. She can guide you through your medical and legal cases, ensuring you understand all your options.
Peace of Mind
To recover from your injuries, you need rest and quiet. Dealing with complicated legal matters can set back your recovery time, and delay your return to work. Hiring a lawyer gives you space and time to rest and heal without delaying your claim.
Set up a Free Consultation
If you or a loved one is dealing with a serious injury, consider working with an experienced personal injury law firm. At Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. our expertise, legal and medical knowledge and connections can increase your chances of success.
Call 866-MICH-LAW today to arrange a free consultation with the legal team at Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C., and start the process to ensure you get the settlement you deserve.
Disclaimer : The information provided is general and not for legal advice. The blogs are not intended to provide legal counsel and no attorney-client relationship is created nor intended.