Important Questions to Ask When Hiring Car Accident Lawyer
A car accident can wreck your life physically, emotionally, and financially. It’s often a turning point where you must make important decisions quickly without the benefit of experience or research.
One of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is hiring a car accident attorney to represent you. Many people worry about choosing the right one and are unsure where to start.
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What to Look for When Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer
In most cases, you will spend a good bit of time with the lawyer you hire. You will get to know one another quite well. Think carefully about whom you choose. Here are some qualities to consider:
- Is the attorney a good communicator who graciously answers your questions?
- Does the lawyer demonstrate a sincere interest in your case?
- Is the office or conference room organized and professional?
- Does the attorney offer to connect you with former clients as references?
- Does the lawyer have experience with car accident cases and a track record of success?
- Is the attorney clear in explaining how legal fees and case expenses will be handled?
- Is he/she someone you can get along with well in the short and long-term?
Questions to Ask Your Potential Car Accident Lawyer
The thought of retaining a lawyer may feel intimidating, especially if you have never had to pick one before. To help ease your nerves, bring a prepared list of questions. Make sure to ask:
- Is this case worth pursuing?
- How many car accident cases have you handled?
- How long have you practiced personal injury law in Tennessee?
- Have you handled cases with similar complexities to yours?
- Who will be handling my case within the law firm?
- How long will it take to resolve?
- What kind of compensation might I expect to recover?
- How are legal fees structured?
- Have you ever been censured or disciplined by a legal or ethics committee?
- Do you have references?
Knowing When a Lawyer is Right for Your Car Accident Case
A car accident can be a harrowing experience. Hiring a lawyer should not add to this already stressful situation. Look for a lawyer who demonstrates a deep commitment to bringing you the justice you need and deserve. When in doubt, follow your gut.
Is Davis Firm, LLC, Right For Me?
Get passionate representation that maximizes results. The car accident attorneys in Chattanooga at Davis Firm, LLC are battle-tested attorneys who are prepared to protect your rights and demand maximum compensation for you.
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