I may have spent the night in my backyard in a tent, but that was the extent of my wilderness training. The next day, the claims adjuster called the hospital room, wanting to take a recorded statement. If your accident was a year ago—or even six months ago—and you have not seen a doctor, there’s probably not much a lawyer can do for you. However, once the offer is made, even if you don’t accept it, you only have a few more days of rental car coverage.Read More
Accident Injury Claim
All auto accidents will inflict damage to you and your car. The amount of money needed to repair those damages depends on the gravity of the accident itself. If you are not responsible for the situation, you surely don’t want to be left with all the financial liability. To avoid this from happening you should think about hiring an accident injury attorney.
Having a legal representative has its advantages. He will help you to fill a personal injury claim and survey through all the legal aspects of the process. You may try to get compensation by yourself but is better to have a specialist by your side. If you check out our article about car accidents, you will find some reasons why hiring a car crash attorney is a wise decision.
Regardless of the severity of the accident, and therefore your injury claim, a lawyer will help you through all the process. Car accident lawyers with vast experience in personal injury claims and calculations know how to get the best deal possible for you.
If you have been involved in a car accident, you should get into contact with the best lawyer available. Car crashes can prevent you from working or leave you with permanent disability and injuries that require medical attention. Your accident lawyer should be able to get the maximum amount of money as compensation for these problems.
As soon as you contact a qualified lawyer the better. We will be delighted to help you, so call us or schedule a call back to set up a free consultation today!
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Top Lawyers Pick
- Gregory A. Gold
- Sean T. Olson
- Melissa J. Winthers
- Ryan Cappy
- Robert J. Adelman
- Matthew C. Minner
- Cory R. Weck
- Marcos M. Garza
- Tab E. Lawhorn
- Kyle G. Manikas
- Robert A. Parsons
- Tedra L. Cannella
Gregory A. Gold
Gregory A. Gold is the founding attorney of The Gold Law Firm. Located in Greenwood, Colorado, the law firm serves clients throughout Denver, including the South Denver metro area. He represents clients who were injured due to the negligence of another person, business or governmental entity. The areas of law in which Mr. Gold concentrates pertain to premises liability, pedestrian accidents, car accidents, commercial truck accidents, bicycle accidents and motorcycle accidents. Some cases that he handles include claims of brain injuries and wrongful death. He also handles insurance cases including uninsured motorists claim, insurance bad faith claims, insurance disputes and cases involving Colorado insurance law.Mr. Gold is committed to providing thoughtful and effective legal representation to his clients. He listens to clients about each claim attentively and then uses his professional experience to assess the best course of action. With over 10 years of experience in personal injury practice, Mr. Gold has the experience and knowledge necessary to give clients a realistic outlook on the potential for a successful outcome and how much recovery may be forthcoming.Mr. Gold has received professional recognition from the legal community. He was honored as the Young Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association. He and his clients have also been featured in the national spotlight on Good Morning America and in Lawyers Weekly USA. Denver media forms have also recognized Mr. Gold in his professional capacity by showcasing him in The Denver Post and the Westword. He stays committed to maintaining a professional reputation by frequently lecturing at multiple Colorado Bar Association functions and seminars for the National Business Institute and legal associations. He has lectured across the state regarding insurance bad faith claims as well as in other arenas regarding his personal injury practice.
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Sean T. Olson
Attorney Sean T. Olson founded his Denver law office, Olson Law Firm LLC, in 2012. At the firm, Mr. Olson focuses his efforts on providing high-quality representation to the residents of the Denver metropolitan area, surrounding northern Colorado and neighboring southern Wyoming who face legal challenges related to the following:,• Employment and labor law,• Personal injury law,• General civil litigation,Mr. Olson earned his law degree from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. Later that same year, Colorado approved him to practice in its state courts and the Wyoming State Bar granted him admission. In addition to his approvals to practice before Colorado and Wyoming state courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Colorado and Wyoming and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit have also approved him to practice in their courtrooms.Over the course of Mr. Olsons nearly 10-year legal career, his success as a trial attorney has earned him the respect of the legal community. He has a Superb rating from Avvo, and he serves as an adjunct professor of law at his alma mater, where he teaches trial advocacy. In addition, he is a regular guest speaker at legal events, and he has written a number of articles for newspapers and law enforcement publications.Attorney Olson is not only active in the courtroom but also in the legal community. He is a member of a number of organizations, including the Colorado Bar Association, the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and the Denver Bar Association.
Melissa J. Winthers
An attorney with the firm of Shapiro Winthers P.C. Melissa J. Winthers provides highly skilled and compassionate representation for her clients in Denver, Colorado, as well as throughout the state. Ms. Winthers practice of law is focused on brain injury and spinal injury as well as personal injury law generally. She has served as the President of the Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado. Highly knowledgeable about injuries, their causation and long-term consequences, Ms. Winthers has obtained numerous favorable awards for her clients.Ms. Winthers was awarded her Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Colorado College in 1995, where she was accepted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. She then went on to pursue her legal education at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law where she received her Juris Doctor in 1998. Ms. Winthers is admitted to practice before all of the state courts of Colorado as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit.Ms. Winthers is dedicated to the enhancement of her profession as well as progress in the medical field. She has lectured to medical associations and health care providers regarding proving medical injuries in the courtroom, and she is the author of a regular column for the Colorado Chiropractic Association, in which she discusses legal and medical issues.Ms. Winthers has also designed training programs to help new lawyers through the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, and she is an active member of the American, Colorado and Denver bar associations. As examples of the high regard in which she is held by her fellow professionals, she has received a Superb peer-review rating through Avvo as well as an AV Preeminent peer-review rating through Martindale-Hubbell.AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Attorney Ryan Cappy is the founder and president of The Law Offices Of Ryan Cappy in Tampa, Florida. Recognized as one of the top trial advocates in the country, Mr. Cappy devotes his practice to protecting the rights and entitlements of those he serves while helping them to obtain the most favorable outcomes possible for their serious and pressing legal challenges.Focusing primarily on personal injury and wrongful death claims, Mr. Cappy fights hard to recover the full amount of compensation for those who suffered an injury or loss as the result of someone elses negligence. Along with handling all types of claims arising from motor vehicle accidents, slip-and-fall accidents and defective products, he handles medical malpractice claims, as well as workers compensation and Social Security Disability claims. He also has extensive experience with criminal defense.No matter the issues facing his clients, Mr. Cappy provides the personalized attention and dedicated support they need during some of the most stressful and uncertain times in their lives. From his high level of client commitment coupled with his exceptional legal abilities, he has recovered millions of dollars in settlements and awards for his plaintiff clients, earning his membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.Among his other accolades, Mr. Cappy received a Legal Elite designation from Florida Trend magazine, and he holds an AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Moreover, he has received recognition from The Best Lawyers in America, and he has earned Superb client ratings on Avvo, as well as many positive testimonials from his satisfied clients.A native of Tampa, Mr. Cappy graduated from Florida State University in 1997 and obtained his Juris Doctor from Florida State University College of Law in 2000, where he received the Book Award in Constitutional Law II for his outstanding academic contributions. The Florida Bar admitted him to practice the following year, and Mr. Cappy served as an assistant state attorney with the Hillsborough County State Attorneys Office for several years before entering private practice.Throughout his career, he has maintained active involvement with several professional legal organizations, including the National Association of Consumer Advocates, the National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives, the Florida Justice Association, the Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association and the Hillsborough County Bar Association, among others. He has also written extensively, and conducted lectures and seminars across his region on a variety of legal topics related to his practice areas.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.Best Lawyers® and The Best Lawyers in America© are registered trademarks of BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co. LLC. The names, logo, and database are protected under the trademark, copyright, and fair use laws of the United States of America. Any use of name, including in electronic form, must be made only by permission and under the guidelines of BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co. LLC.
Robert J. Adelman
Robert J. Adelman is an attorney with the Chicago-based Levin Riback Law Group, P.C. which is a practice dedicated to protecting the rights of the seriously injured. Mr. Adelman joined this legal team in 2001 after first starting his career in public service and made partner at the firm in 2007 because of his continued success. Dedicated to positive results, he provides experienced representation to clients in Chicago, throughout Cook County and the entire state of Illinois in cases pertaining to:,Personal injury,Plaintiff abuse,Construction law,Following his graduation from DePaul University College of Law in 1999, he received admittance to the Illinois State Bar Association. Throughout his career, he has combined his compassion for his clients with a determination to obtain justice on their behalves, resulting in an impressive record of success. It is this success that resulted in significant recognition in the legal community and beyond, such as his inclusion on the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin list of 40 Under Forty and The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 under 40.Employing both his tenacious litigation and negotiation skills, he has successfully recovered millions of dollars for his personal injury clients. Attorney Adelman holds active memberships in the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association. In addition to his successful work in the courtroom and at the negotiating table, he continues to employ his close knowledge and appreciation of the law by teaching courses for future attorneys at The John Marshall Law School.
Matthew C. Minner
As an attorney with Hare Wynn Newell & Newton LLP, Matthew C. Minner is committed to representing clients in Lexington, Kentucky, and the surrounding area. He dedicates his practice to business litigation, personal injury and wrongful death, handling cases that involve product liability, catastrophic injuries, and litigation in the medical and pharmaceutical industries.The recipient of Reserve Officers Training Corps and academic scholarships, Mr. Minner earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky. While earning his law degree at Vanderbilt Law School, Mr. Minner represented his peers as an elected officer with the Vanderbilt Bar Association. He graduated in 1996.With experience litigating on behalf of businesses, individuals and government agencies, Mr. Minner has had success across the country securing multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts. He was part of a team that garnered an $8 million verdict in a case involving a negligent nursing home. For his efforts, he has received a number of awards, such as Lawyer of the Year with Best Lawyers and recognition in The National Law Journals Top 100 Verdicts. Mr. Minner has also earned the highest rating possible of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell.Mr. Minner participates in several organizations, including the American Association for Justice and the Alabama Association for Justice. As a member of both the Kentucky Bar Association and the Alabama State Bar, Mr. Minner is admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit. AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
Cory R. Weck
As a partner with the McCune Wright Arevalo LLP law firm, attorney Cory R. Weck focuses his practice exclusively to personal injury litigation. From the firms law office in Ontario, California, Mr. Weck represents clients in San Bernardino and Riverside counties and throughout the Inland Empire who suffered an injury or lost a loved one due to another partys negligence or wrongdoing. Through his efforts, he has recovered substantial settlements and awards on behalf of his clients, including several in excess of a million dollars.A 20-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Mr. Weck began his legal career as Marine defense counsel and then moved to prosecuting cases for the Department of Defense. He was awarded the American Bar Association Outstanding Young Military Lawyer Award for the U.S. Marine Corps in 1999. In 2001, he retired from active duty but continues to serve as legal counsel as a reserve officer.A 1993 graduate of Cornell University, Mr. Weck received his Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1996. That same year, The State Bar of California admitted him to practice, and he can also legally practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Central Districts of California.Active in many professional legal organizations, Mr. Weck once served as president for the Inland Empire Chapter of the Consumer Attorneys of California, and he holds memberships with the American Association for Justice and the San Bernardino County Bar Association, among others.As a result of his success as a personal injury attorney, he is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and he holds a Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished peer review rating.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Marcos M. Garza
The founder of his own law firm based in Knoxville, Tennessee, Marcos M. Garza divides his practice between criminal defense matters and personal injury and wrongful death litigation. His successes in both of these areas, as well as his high degree of ethics, have gained Mr. Garza the respect of his colleagues. Selected to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, he has also received an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 Superb peer review rating through Avvo.In his criminal defense practice, Mr. Garza provides representation to area residents who have been charged by the state or federal government with misdemeanors or felonies. The types of matters that he has handled have included operating a motor vehicle or boat while under the influence of alcohol, rape, drug possession and trafficking, carjacking, kidnapping, robbery, and murder. Mr. Garzas federal experience has encompassed bank, mail and wire fraud, money laundering, racketeering, and tax evasion. He has in many cases been able to obtain outright acquittals, while in others, he has negotiated favorable plea agreements with the prosecution. Mr. Garza also assists people who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties. His experience in this regard has included incidents arising out of medical malpractice, truck and other motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, and defective products.Mr. Garza holds a Bachelor of Science in psychology from Vanderbilt University. After obtaining a Master of Science in social work from The University of Tennessee in 1998, he remained in Knoxville to pursue his legal education at the University of Tennessee College of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2001. Admitted to practice in Tennessee, Mr. Garza is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eastern District of Tennessee and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Tab E. Lawhorn
Tab E. Lawhorn is an attorney at Findlay Craft PC in Tyler, Texas. Mr. Lawhorn represents clients in Tyler and throughout Smith County who are victims of a personal injury caused by negligence. He regularly handles matters involving car wrecks, trucking accidents, wrongful death and other catastrophes.After graduating from Baylor University with a bachelors degree in business administration, Mr. Lawhorn earned his law degree from South Texas College of Law Houston. He has been licensed to practice law in Texas since 2003 and has several years of experience litigating in state and federal courts throughout the state. In addition to practicing personal injury law, he has experience with criminal defense law and plaintiff civil litigation.Over the course of his career, Mr. Lawhorn has developed a strong reputation in the East Texas legal community and has received significant recognition from various organizations. He has been listed as one of the top 10 personal injury attorneysin Texas by Attorney and Practice magazine and one of the 10 best attorneysin Texas by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys.Mr. Lawhorn was also named one of the 10 best attorneysin criminal defense by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys and one of the top 10 personal injury lawyers under 40in north Texas by the National Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. He was recognized by Legal Network and the National Law Journal, and was named one of the top 100 trial lawyersby the National Trial Lawyers for multiple years.
Kyle G. Manikas
Kyle G. Manikas began his legal career practicing litigation in New York, New York and Washington, D.C. defending individuals and large corporations during the corporate scandals that began surfacing in 2001. The large, international firm that Mr. Manikas was with was retained as lead counsel for Enron, Global Crossing, WorldCom, and other corporations after those companies found themselves at the center of allegations of fraud, corruption, and unethical behavior. Mr. Manikas also defended major international and national corporations involved in personal injury litigation.After representing some of the largest companies in the United States and their executives in high profile matters, Mr. Manikas accepted a position as a prosecutor in Northern Virginia. As a prosecutor in one of the largest and busiest jurisdiction in Virginia and Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Mr. Manikas handled over 900 felony cases ranging from white collar offenses, involving embezzlement and other forms of fraud and theft, to the most serious of crimes, including murder, aggravated malicious wounding, bank robbery, and drug distribution. Mr. Manikas also handled thousands of DWI, reckless driving, and other motor vehicle offenses.Mr. Manikas subsequently re-entered private practice and founded Manikas Law LLC. Utilizing the wealth of knowledge and experience obtained as a prosecutor, and the legal crisis management skills Mr. Manikas developed defending large corporations in criminal and personal injury matters, Mr. Manikas represents clients with the judgment and steady hand required in criminal and civil litigation. Over the course of his career, Mr. Manikas has had the opportunity to litigate hundreds trials, jury and bench,Mr. Manikas also served as legal counsel to the Fairfax County Police Association and the approximately 1400 active and retired police officers that are members of that organization. Mr. Manikas responded to numerous use of force incidents to provide legal counsel to involved officers and advised the board of directors on various legal matters. Mr. Manikas has repeatedly been named to SuperLawyers, has a perfect 10.0 Superbrating with AVVO, and is Peer Review Rated as AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell, the oldest and most respected rating system for lawyers. Martindale-Hubbell ratings are anonymous and are completed by judges and other lawyers in an attorneys geographic area that Martindale-Hubbell secretly selects. Mr. Manikas received a perfect 5.0 out of 5.0 rating from the judges that rated him. Martindale-Hubbell states that its AV® Peer Review Rating shows that a lawyer has reached the height of professional excellence . . . and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity.” Kyle has also received awards from Virginias Top Rated Lawyers and Americas Most Honored Professionals Top 1%.
Robert A. Parsons
My practice is dedicated to representing the injured victims of automobile collisions, defective products, and poorly constructed or maintained premises. I take great pride in representing my clients and understand how my clients injuries can dramatically change their lives. Im honored that theyve chosen me to represent their rights. Im eager to resolve the injustices faced by my clients, and I work diligently to prepare each case.
Tedra L. Cannella
Tedra Cannellas practice focuses on ,products liability,, wrongful death, trucking and ,automobile wrecks,, and business torts in Atlanta, Columbus and ,Savannah,. She has helped her clients reach settlements and obtain verdicts totaling over $90 million. She frequently speaks at legal conferences on topics of trial technique, products liability, and other aspects of tort law. Tedra received an undergraduate degree from Emory University, a Masters in Public Policy from Georgetown University, and a law degree from the University of Georgia.