My purpose in writing this article is to broaden that mission of educating my clients to helping the public at large understand the specifics of a personal injury claim. When it comes to your auto insurance coverage, you can’t rely on an agent to tell you what you need. But in general, if the incident was not your fault, your premiums should not go up. Often following a crash, people’s tempers are high. Others want to get the process done quickly and without any further disruption of their lives.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
- Varun Ramnarine
- Jay Halpern
- Nicole Ziegler
- William "Bill"" Robertson"
- Gregory L. Laker
- Robert J. Goldman
- Robert J. Hauer, Jr.
- Charles Caraway
- Mathew E. Flatow
- Brian N. Eisen
- John A. Becker
- Jerry A. Buchanan
Varun Ramnarine is an attorney at the Orlando, Florida, based law firm of Morgan & Morgan. Mr. Ramnarine devotes his practice to personal injury law and represents injury victims and their families throughout the Orlando region. He handles a variety of personal injury and wrongful death matters including those involving automobile accidents, premises liability and other catastrophes caused by negligence.Mr. Ramnarine has several years of legal experience and is dedicated to fighting for the rights of individuals injured due to negligence. He is committed to providing compassionate, yet aggressive, representation to his clients and helping them attain all available compensation. He strives to protect the rights of his clients and be a voice for injured individuals who are often intimidated by large corporations or insurance companies.Before joining Morgan & Morgan, Mr. Ramnarine practiced with another Florida-based law firm. He defended corporations and insurance companies in lawsuits involving legal malpractice, medical malpractice, personal injury, professional liability and wrongful death. He uses the knowledge, experience and insights gained in that position to provide the best possible representation in his new role representing injury victims.Mr. Ramnarine earned a bachelors degree in finance from the University of Florida. He received his law degree from the University of Florida Levin College of Law. He obtained his license to practice law in 2011. He holds an active license to appear before all Florida state courts and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is an active member of The Florida Bar.
20 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1600,, Orlando FL 32801
Jay Halpern has been a trial lawyer and an advocate for victims of personal injury in the state of Florida for more than 30 years. Mr. Halpern formed his own law firm, Jay Halpern & Associates, P.A. in 1999, and he has since had the privilege of helping people from all walks of life obtain compensation for injuries, deaths and other losses caused by the negligence of others. Over the course of his career, Jay has handled a substantial number of tire and rollover cases, medical malpractice cases, premises liability cases, and auto, motorcycle and truck cases, as well as a myriad of product liability cases. Jay received his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida School of Law and his B.A. degree from Pennsylvania State University with honors. Jay has served on the board of many charitable, civic, and community causes and coached youth sports for 15 years. Jay is a member of the Florida Justice Association, American Association for Justice, and the Miami-Dade Justice Association.
Nicole Ziegler is an attorney at the law firm of Emerson Straw in St. Petersburg, Florida. Ms. Ziegler focuses her practice on personal injury law, representing clients in the St. Petersburg, Clearwater and Tampa areas injured due to negligence.Ms. Ziegler has several years of experience at the trial and appellate levels. Taking a unique approach to each individual case to ensure that her clients receive fair and adequate compensation for their injuries, she takes on a variety of personal injury matters involving motor vehicle and other types of accidents.Before joining Emerson Straw in 2018, Ms. Ziegler was a partner at another law firm in Florida. While serving in this role, she represented clients in a variety of areas of law, including those involving automobile accidents, business, catastrophic injury, child abuse, commercial matters and wrongful death.An active member of her legal community, Ms. Ziegler belongs to The Florida Bar and is a member of the bar associations Appellate Court Rules Committee. She enjoys staying involved in the Tampa Bay area, as well, coaching youth soccer and participating in Leadership St. Peter and the St. Petersburg Police Athletic League.Ms. Ziegler earned a bachelors degree from the University of Saint Francis and graduated as valedictorian. She received her law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law and obtained her license to practice law in 2010. In addition to pursuing her law degree, she worked as a judicial intern and served as business editor of the Florida Coastal Law Review.
William "Bill"" Robertson"
Attorney William E. (Bill) Robertson is the CEO of the Kirk Pinkerton, P.A. law firm in Sarasota, Florida. A highly rated and award-winning trial attorney, Mr. Robertson devotes his practice to advocating on behalf of those suffering from the negligence or wrongdoing of others.Throughout the course of his more than 30 years practicing law, Mr. Robertson has achieved unprecedented success helping his plaintiff clients recover the full amount of compensation to which they are entitled. Handling all types of personal injury and wrongful death claims, he has secured substantial settlements and awards for those adversely affected by automobile, commercial truck and motorcycle accidents, DUI/DWI accidents, defective products and medical devices, workplace accidents and other preventable tragedies.A native of Sarasota, Mr. Robertson genuinely cares about helping those in need throughout his community, and he offers the personalized attention and compassionate support his clients deserve as he fights hard on behalf of their rights and interests through negotiations and litigation with insurance companies. Committed to helping those who served our country, Mr. Robertson has remained active with the Goodwill Manasota Special Emergency Resources for Veterans program for years, and in 2015 and 2016, the organization named him as a goodwill ambassador.A 1981 graduate of Florida State University, Mr. Robertson attended Stetson University College of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 1984. That same year, The Florida Bar admitted him to practice and Mr. Robertson joined Kirk Pinkerton, P.A. He is a fifth generation attorney, with his ancestors dating back to 1925 in Sarasota. Their law firm was Robertson and Robertson. Active in his legal community, Mr. Robertson is a member of several professional legal organizations, including the Sarasota County Bar Association and the Florida Justice Association. Recognized for his impeccable professionalism and exceptional legal abilities, he is AV Preeminent peer-review rated through Martindale-Hubbell and has high ratings from Avvo.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.
240 South Pineapple Avenue, 6th Floor,, Sarasota FL 34236
Gregory L. Laker
Compassionate and full of experience dealing with families that are going through the hardships caused by a traumatic injury, Gregory L. Laker is a partner at Cohen & Malad, LLP. He represents those in Indiana and the rest of the midwestern United States in legal cases of personal injury, particularly those related to medical drugs and pharmaceuticals, and civil litigation for sexual abuse cases. Over the past 30-plus years, he has represented clients who have been injured by Yaz, vaginal mesh, Zofran, Levaquin, contaminated steroid injections, Skechers shoes, testosterone replacement therapy, and NaturaLyte and GranuFlo dialysis products.Mr. Laker is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana and the state of Indiana. A member of the Indianapolis Bar Association, the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, the Indiana State Bar Association and the American Association for Justice, he has been named by the Indiana Lawyer newspaper as a Distinguished Barrister and an Indiana Local Litigation Star by the Benchmark Plaintiff.Passionate about representing parents who have dealt with an injured child or a child who has died because of a personal injury, he is also a Riley Society board member at the Riley Hospital for Children. Mr. Laker has taken on pain pump manufacturers for clients who developed chondrolysis from the insertion of a pain pump after shoulder surgery. Chondrolysis is a permanent painful condition that destroys the cartilage on both sides of a joint.At Indiana University in 1981, Mr. Laker earned a Bachelor of Science in business management, and he obtained a Juris Doctor from the Indiana University School of Law in 1984. He is also a certified family law mediator.
One Indiana Square, Suite 1400,, Indianapolis IN 46204
Robert J. Goldman
The principal attorney at The Goldman Law Firm, P.C. Robert J. Goldman focuses his practice primarily on family law matters. He also has experience in personal injury and wrongful death litigation, and in addition he regularly prepares and reviews wills, trusts, financial and health care powers of attorney, and other estate planning documents. Located in Burtonsville, Maryland, Mr. Goldmans clients come from Montgomery, Prince Georges and Howard counties as well as from other parts of the District of Columbia metropolitan area. The quality of his work as well as his high degree of ethics have earned him the recognition of his colleagues, including an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a Superb peer review through Avvo. In addition, Mr. Goldman has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100.Mr. Goldmans family law experience includes the representation of clients who are contemplating or going through a divorce and who need assistance in reaching an accord on such matters as the division of complex assets and debts, child custody and visitation, and alimony and child support. In the personal injury and wrongful death area, he has worked on cases arising out of incidents involving motor vehicle accidents and medical malpractice.Admitted to practice in both Maryland and the District of Columbia, Mr. Goldman is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is a 1995 graduate of Tufts University, from where he received a Bachelor of Arts cum laude. Mr. Goldmans legal education came at Emory University School of Law, and he was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1998.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.
3905 National Drive, Suite 240,, Burtonsville MD 20866
Robert J. Hauer, Jr.
Robert Hauer joined the law firm of SiebenCarey in July 2013, bringing with him 33 years of personal injury law expertise. Hauer served as a founding partner of the Minneapolis firm, Hauer, Fargione P.A. where he worked for 33 years. As Attorney of Counsel at SiebenCarey, he will continue to both represent clients with personal injury claims and act in arbitration and mediation cases.During his career, Hauer has earned numerous honors and awards including being named a Minnesota Top Lawyer by both ,Mpls/St. Paul Magazine, and ,Minnesota Law and Politics, since 1995. In addition, Hauer has been listed amount the Top 100 Top Lawyers, the Top 25 ADR Top Lawyers, and noted as a Leading Minnesota Attorney by the American Research Corporation. In 1993, he received the Hennepin County Bar Association Pro Bono Publico Award in recognition of his commitment to providing donated legal services to low income members of the community.Hauer has served on the Minnesota Supreme Courts No-Fault Arbitration Standing Committee, as president of Minneapolis Legal Aid Society, and as adjunct professor at William Mitchell College of Law and the University of St. Thomas Law School. He is a frequent lecturer at seminars for attorneys and insurance professionals.
901 Marquette Avenue, Suite 500,, Minneapolis MN 55402
An attorney at Del Rio & Associates, Charles Caraway focuses his practice exclusively on personal injury and wrongful death litigation. From the firms office in Sacramento, California, he provides representation to clients throughout the greater metropolitan area who have incurred economic and noneconomic losses as a result of the negligence or recklessness of other persons or entities. Admitted to practice before all California state courts, Mr. Caraway is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California.The types of cases that Mr. Caraway has worked on during his career as a plaintiffs attorney have arisen out of incidents involving truck and other motor vehicle crashes, defective products, animal bites, and auto-pedestrian accidents. In that regard, he has been able to obtain significant compensation for his clients, whether as a result of a jury verdict or through a negotiated settlement outside of the courtroom with the defendant and its insurance company. Mr. Caraway stays abreast of current developments in personal injury trial tactics through his memberships in the Capitol City Trial Lawyers Association, Consumer Attorneys of California and the Sacramento County Bar Association.After graduating from high school, Mr. Caraway served his country with distinction as a sergeant with the U.S. Marine Corps until being honorably discharged in 2006. He then enrolled at California State University, Sacramento, where he majored in history and received a Bachelor of Arts in 2009. Mr. Caraways legal education was obtained at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, and he was inducted into the Traynor Society and was awarded his Juris Doctor with distinction in 2013.
2335 American River Drive, Suite 200,, Sacramento CA 95825
Mathew E. Flatow
In 2011, Mathew E. Flatow founded SeiferFlatow, PLLC along with partner Adam M. Seifer with the mission of helping individuals by combining a high level of customer service with aggressive advocacy. After previously representing businesses, Mathew now uses his experience and knowledge to help individuals with claims against insurance companies and corporations in the fields of workers compensation, personal injury, employment law and general civil litigation. Mathew was named to the North Carolina ,Rising Stars, list as one of the top up-and-coming attorneys in North Carolina for 2012. Mathew was also named to the National Trial Lawyers list of the top 40 litigators in the State of North Carolina under the age of 40.
Brian N. Eisen
Brian N. Eisen is the managing partner at The Eisen Law Firm Co. L.P.A. located in Cleveland, Ohio. Focusing his practice exclusively on civil litigation, he represents clients throughout the northeast portion of the state who have been harmed by the negligent acts or omissions of medical professionals and health care facilities, handling both medical malpractice and wrongful death cases.Prior to attending law school, Mr. Eisen received his undergraduate degree in neurobiology from Harvard University in 1988, graduating magna cum laude. He then went on to attend Harvard Law School and was awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude in 1992. While in law school, Mr. Eisen served on the Harvard Environmental Law Review and won the Addison Brown Prize for his legal writing skills. After graduation, he served for one year as a law clerk for a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and then joined the U.S. Department of Justice, spending three years as a trial attorney before going into private practice.Admitted to practice in Ohio and the District of Columbia, Mr. Eisen is also admitted to practice law before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of Ohio, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. A member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, he is highly regarded by his fellow professionals, as evidenced by his 10.0 Superb peer review rating through Avvo. Mr. Eisen is also long been active participant in several legal organizations, including the Ohio Association for Justice, where he is a former chair of its Medical Malpractice Section, the Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys and the American Association for Justice. He is frequently called upon to give presentations on trial strategies and related topics.
1300 E. Ninth Street, Suite 1801, Cleveland OH 44114
Jerry A. Buchanan
Attorney Jerry A. Buchanan is a partner at the highly respected Columbus law firm of Buchanan & Land, LLP. His firms location is convenient for individuals and businesses in west-central Georgia and east-central Alabama, including those in LaGrange and Newnan, Georgia; Phenix City and Opelika, Alabama; and the Georgia counties of Muscogee and Troup. Clients from the area regularly turn to him for assistance with a broad range of civil litigation matters such as:,• Insurance coverage litigation,• Financial fraud claims for both plaintiffs and defendants and financial institutions.• Uniform Commercial Code, banking law and regulatory compliance,• Fiduciary duties, including will contests and guardianship matters,• Construction litigation, including water intrusion, high-plasticity soils, mold, and settling and swelling foundations,• Product liability cases (plaintiff and defendant),Personal injury cases of all sorts, including nursing home injuries and medical malpractice.Mr. Buchanan began his career in 1976 after earning his law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law and his admission to the State Bar of Georgia. In 1993, he decided to expand his practice into neighboring Alabama, and the Alabama Bar Association admitted him that year.Over the course of his 41 years in law practice, Mr. Buchanan has earned a reputation as a professional and ethical attorney, and a strong advocate for his clients. His long record of success and dedication to his clients needs have resulted in a number of honors and awards, including an Excellent rating from Avvo and fellowship in the American College of Trial Lawyers, which is an honor bestowed upon less than 1 percent of attorneys in each state.In addition to receiving multiple honors from the legal community, his peers have recognized Mr. Buchanans leadership ability. He has served as president of the Columbus Bar Association and the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association. Today, he continues to be an active member of several legal associations and community organizations.