If you live in a city, or major metropolitan area, chances are you have seen someone zip along on an electric scooter, name the brands Bird, Lime, and Razor (yes, the scooter company from the 90s that was all the rage). Maybe the thought that they look fun to ride has...
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Personal Injury Case Timeline
We investigate the facts of the accident, the location, obtain photos and police reports, and take witness statements.
We immediately analyze your relevant property and health insurance policies to see what coverage applies to your case.
We contact your insurance company and the other’s party’s insurance company. We do this right away.
We help you resolve any property damages and/or medical treatment. This may take weeks to months.
SUMMARY OF DAMAGES
We collect all medical bills and reports, and records of wages lost, and we evaluate the damages.
A full evaluation of your case is performed with you, usually after you’ve finished any needed medical care.
We send medical records and/or other damages and proof to the insurance companies.
We attempt to negotiate an out-of-court settlement. This can take several months.
We prepare written questions for the other side to answer, and we take depositions from the defendant and witnesses.
Both sides investigate the facts of the case and examine all of the evidence in what is called the discovery process.
After providing the evidence of your claim and answering any written questions, we prepare you for your deposition, which we attend with you.
We prepare for and take the case to trial or arbitration once the date is set by the court.
We confirm your medical bills and liens are paid/resolved, and we distribute settlement funds to you.
Settlements can happen at any time during your case once you finish your medical care.