You will learn more about the trial in article 2 But it was just a short ride to the store. This is certainly a legitimate concern, and I could not make any guarantees, but I told him I felt it was very likely we would recover more than enough to cover all of his medical bills. In an earlier article, I discussed uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage and personal injury protection coverage. His documents were incomplete, his facts were presented in a very disorganized way, and he failed to ask some key questions in examining the witnesses.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
- George W. Ganim, Jr.
- Daniel A. Iracki
- Jerry A. Tuffentsamer
- Benjamin B. Saunders
- Craig W. Carlson
- Charles C. Weddle, III
- Burke Keaty
- Richard A. Mann
- Brian A. Beckcom
- M. Scott Bucci
- Gary Martin Hays
- John E. Suthers
George W. Ganim, Jr.
George W. Ganim, Jr. has been practicing law since 1985 focusing on personal injury law. Attorney Ganim has extensive trial experience in having tried cases from a simple automobile accident to wrongful death. He is admitted to and practiced before the Superior Court of the State of Connecticut; Appellate Court of the State of Connecticut ; Supreme Court of the State of Connecticut; United States District Court for the District of Connecticut and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York. Attorney Ganim is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court.Attorney Ganim is a member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association.As a testament to his professional achievements, Attorney Ganim has acquired the high rating of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell,Attorney Ganim peers have recognized him with the following comments:,Exceptional trial lawyer. Has tried numerous cases to verdict. Intelligent, thorough and always well-prepared.,Exceptional lawyer who has tried numerous civil cases to verdict. He also handles criminal matters though my personal experience with him is limited to civil practice. Would highly recommend his services. Would describe him as being honest and having the utmost integrity.,George is an excellent attorney with tremendous experience and the highest level of legal knowledge.George Ganim is an excellent lawyer with the highest ethical standards. In my opinion he deserves the highest possible,rating, byMartindale,-Hubbell-AV ,I have known George for twenty years and have always known him to practice to the highest ethical standards. George is knowledgeable and experienced and is highly accomplished in the legal field at this time in his career. I do and would recommend George highly to anyone who might ask.I have known George Ganim for many years and I have always found him to be very knowledgable about the law and trial practice, in particular. George also possesses the highest legal ethical standards and I caanot say enough good things about him in that regard.,Attorney Ganims clients have also commented on his representation of them:,Because of a drivers negligence I was really hit badly by a car. I got admitted in hospital and had to pay a huge medical bill. After my recovery I filed a case against that driver. Mr. Ganim was my lawyer for that case. Mr. Ganim has a good experience in personal injury law. He helped to get all the money from that driver. He provides best assistance in personal injury cases and his fees is also very reasonable.,Mr.Ganim has a good experience in personal injury law. He provides best assistance in personal injury cases and his fees are also very reasonable.,Attorney George W. Ganim, Jr maintain his office at:,3422 Main Street, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06606 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.
Daniel A. Iracki
A partner at Coker Law, Daniel A. Iracki has been certified as a specialist in civil trial law by The Florida Bar. From the firms office in Jacksonville, Florida, he focuses his practice on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, providing advice and counsel to clients throughout the state who have suffered economic and noneconomic losses due to the negligence or recklessness of other people or entities. The many successful settlements and jury awards that Mr. Iracki has been able to obtain on behalf of his plaintiff clients include a jury verdict in excess of $2.7 million for a woman who was rear-ended by an underinsured motorist and another jury award in excess of $2.5 million for the victim of a motor vehicle accident.Mr. Irackis successful track record has not gone unnoticed by his fellow professionals. He has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for several consecutive years, and he has also been named to both The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 and The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100. Admitted to practice before all Florida state courts, Mr. Iracki is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.The immediate past president of the Jacksonville Justice Association, Mr. Iracki remains active in that organization and in other professional groups as well. His professional memberships include the Jacksonville Bar Association, the American Board of Trial Advocates, the American Bar Association and the Chester Bedell American Inn of Court. He has also served on the board of directors of the Child Cancer Fund, a Jacksonville-based nonprofit organization. Mr. Iracki is a graduate of Florida Coastal School of Law, having been awarded his Juris Doctor in 2007.
Jerry A. Tuffentsamer
The Tuffentsamer Law Firm is a law firm in Peoria, Illinois, founded by attorney Jerry A. Tuffentsamer. Mr. Tuffentsamer practices family law, personal injury and workers compensation, serving clients throughout western Illinois. He is committed to providing high-quality yet affordable legal service to Illinois residents, maintaining close, personal relationships with his clients and putting their interests first.Mr. Tuffentsamer earned a bachelors degree in paralegal studies with a pre-law specialization from Southern Illinois University. He received his law degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law. In addition to his law school classes, he belonged to the Southern Illinois University School of Law mock trial team and the Student Bar Association. He received scholarships including the Fairy B. Neal Scholarship and the Al A. Chesser Scholarship.A licensed attorney since 2011, Mr. Tuffentsamer is admitted before all Illinois state courts, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit. Before founding The Tuffentsamer Law Firm, he worked as an associate attorney at a litigation firm in Marion, Illinois. He gained experience in various areas of law including civil rights, criminal, employment, family, municipal, personal injury and property.Mr. Tuffentsamer is originally from Manito, Illinois. Before becoming an attorney, he was employed as a construction laborer with the Laborers International Union of North America, Local 231. In this role, he spent several years working for a commercial concrete and masonry company.
Benjamin B. Saunders
As a founding partner of Davis, Saunders & Miller Law Firm in New Orleans, La, Ben Saunders, represents individual plaintiffs in matters involving FELA accidents (which covers railroad workers hurt on the job), and maritime workers hurt at sea under the Jones Act as well as Aviation death cases.Before obtaining his law degree from Loyola Law School in New Orleans, Mr. Saunders studied Pre-Med at LSU and wanted to become a doctor. While waiting a year to begin medical school, he entered law school and quickly discovered that his knowledge of biology could greatly aid injured individuals. The first big personal injury case he handled after law school involved a brain injury to a railroad worker. Since then, he has primarily concentrated his practice on representing injured railroaders.Today, Mr. Saunders is a national leader representing railroad workers hurt on the job. Among his many leadership roles, Mr. Saunders served as Designated Legal Counsel Chairman for the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen from 1999-2002. Aside from trying cases for Locomotive Engineers, Carmen,Clerks,Trackmen, and Electricians, he handles cases for injured Railroad Conductors who are represented by the UTU (United Transportation Union) which merged with SMWIA in 2011 and plan to be called SMART (Sheetmetal,Air,Rail and Transportation Workers).In 1994, he chaired the Railroad Law Section of the American Association for Justice (AAJ),where he still lectures today. He also served as President of the Academy of Rail Labor Attorneys (ARLA) from 1999-2000. Due to his knowledge and experience trying cases before juries, Mr. Saunders has won multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements in cases throughout the Southeastern United State,He serves on the Loyola Law Alumni Board for Loyola Law School in New Orleans.
450 North Causeway Boulevard, Suite D,, Mandeville LA 70448
Craig W. Carlson
As a partner at The Carlson Law Firm, Craig W. Carlson brings decades of experience fighting for his clients in cases involving personal injury, medical malpractice, military law, product liability and mass torts in the Killeen, Texas, area. His time in the military has given him a working knowledge of military law, but he is also adept in handling civilian trials throughout the state. He has experience with mass torts and medical malpractice cases across the country.Mr. Carlson received his bachelors degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1986. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor from the Nebraska College of Law in 1989. The same year, he became licensed to practice law in Nebraska. He enlisted in the United States Army JAG Corps, serving as a claims officer, prosecutor, and trial defense officer from 1989 to 1994, and shortly after, he became licensed to practice law in Texas. Mr. Carlson is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces and the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit.Widely recognized by his peers, Mr. Carlson has earned an AV Preeminent rating through Martindale-Hubbell. He additionally holds a Superb rating from his peers through Avvo. Having represented clients in cases resulting in substantial settlements and awards, Mr. Carlson is a member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.In order to continually improve his practice, Mr. Carlson participates as a member of multiple legal organizations, including the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice, and the American, Bell County and Fort Hood bar associations. He is additionally a member of the Christian Legal Society, the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, L.L.C. and the Association of the United States Army.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.
Charles C. Weddle, III
Attorney Charles C. Weddle, III, is a partner with the White & Weddle, P.C. law firm in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. A top-rated trial attorney with more than 19 years of experience, Mr. Weddle represents the rights and interests of a diverse range of clients across the state who have legal needs involving any of the following:,· Personal injury and wrongful death,· Bad faith insurance,· Products liability,· Class actions,· Traumatic brain injuries,· Workplace deaths and injuries,· Business litigation,Widely regarded as one of the states leading trial advocates, Mr. Weddle has achieved notable success fighting on behalf of his plaintiff clients and helping them secure the maximum amount of compensation for the damages and losses they suffered. Known for his calm demeanor and compassion, he provides much-needed support to innocent accident victims and their families during some of the most traumatic times in their lives, and he finds great reward in being able to assist them with obtaining the justice they deserve.Creative and pragmatic, he devises innovative strategies aimed at resolving his clients matters efficiently, and he always aggressively pursues the most favorable outcome for his clients whether in court or through negotiations. Recognized for his success, he has earned numerous accolades from his peers along with many positive testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients.A 1997 graduate of the University of Oklahoma, Mr. Weddle obtained his Juris Doctor from Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2000. He received his license to practice that same year. Throughout his career, he has maintained active involvement with the Oklahoma County Bar Association and Oklahoma Bar Association, and the Oklahoma Association for Justice and American Association for Justice. He is also a member of the prestigious Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society.
Burke Keaty focuses his practice exclusively on personal injury and wrongful death litigation as an attorney at Morgan & Morgan. Located in the firms office in Nashville, Tennessee, he provides advice and counsel to clients throughout the metropolitan area, and he has been admitted to practice before all Tennessee state courts since 2008. Mr. Keatys successful track record and high degree of ethics have earned him the recognition of his peers, including an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and an Excellent peer review rating through Avvo. He has also been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40.Mr. Keaty represents people who have been economically and noneconomically harmed as a result of the negligence of other parties. A significant portion of his caseload has involved incidents arising out of motorcycle, truck and other motor vehicle crashes. Other types of matters that Mr. Keaty has handled have included premises liability, auto-pedestrian accidents and dog bites. Throughout his career, he has been able to obtain significant compensation for his plaintiff clients through both jury awards and negotiated settlements, including a 2019 jury verdict in the amount of $821,270.Mr. Keaty majored in finance as an undergraduate at The University of Tennessee, and in 2005, he received a Bachelor of Science with honors. He remained in Knoxville and obtained his legal education at The University of Tennessee College of Law, and he clerked for a civil litigation firm before being awarded his Juris Doctor in 2008. Prior to joining Morgan & Morgan in May 2017, Mr. Keaty was a partner at another Nashville firm, where he had a personal injury practice. He is frequently asked to deliver presentations to colleagues on topics related to his practice area.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.
810 Broadway, Suite 105,, Nashville TN 37203
Richard A. Mann
Richard A. Mann is an attorney at Ted B. Lyon & Associates, located in Mesquite, Texas who provides skilled and compassionate representation to clients throughout the state. He focuses his practice primarily on catastrophic injuries, wrongful death, fraud, and deceptive trade practices litigation. The types of cases that Mr. Mann has been involved in that have resulted in significant recoveries have arisen out of commercial vehicle incidents (semi-truck and mobile crane collisions), ATV incidents, premises liability incidents, consumer fraud and DTPA claims, and job site incidents involving third parties or non-subscribers to the workers compensation system. Mr. Mann as handled many cases where victims sustained traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, or severe burn injuries. He has been able to obtain numerous high value settlements and jury awards on behalf of his plaintiff clients.Mr. Mann also has significant experience in complex qui tam litigation arising under the federal False Claims Act, resulting in significant results for his whistleblower clients.Mr. Mann pursued his legal studies at The University of Texas at Austin School of Law, and he was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2011. While in law school Richard was a leader of the Christian Legal Society and a member of the UT Law Board of Advocates. Mr. Mann has been with Ted B. Lyon & Associates for his entire career.
Brian A. Beckcom
Brian is a nationally known trial lawyer with a practice that includes personal injury, maritime, pharmaceutical, and insurance litigation.
M. Scott Bucci
Our Partner-Attorney M. Scott Bucci is a well-regarded personal injury attorney in Virginia, with over 125 civil cases tried to verdict and demonstrated skill with the most complex injury claims. In his 20 years of legal experience, he has represented clients in both federal and state courts, successfully arguing before both the Virginia Supreme Court and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorney Scott Bucci primarily focuses his practice on car accident, product liability, and construction dispute cases, and can take on a wide variety of other civil injury claims as well. Recognized by Best Lawyers in America® and AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell, he is also considered a top 100 trial lawyer in Virginia by The National Trial Lawyers.
7130 Glen Forest Drive, Suite 400,, Richmond VA 23226
Gary Martin Hays
Legal Accomplishments ,Gary Martin Hays legal accomplishments include being a member of the prestigious Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a society limited to those attorneys who have received a settlement or verdict of at least $2 million dollars. He has been recognized by Atlanta Magazine as one of Georgias top workers compensation lawyers as voted on by other lawyers in Georgia. Gary frequently lectures to other attorneys regarding personal injury and workers compensation claims.He has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Georgia since 2007 by the American Trial Lawyers Association and recognized by Lawdragon as one of the leading Plaintiffs Lawyers in America. He has also been recognized by the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association for his community service efforts. His firm specializes in cases involving personal injury, wrongful death, workers compensation, inadequate security, and social security disability claims. His videos on certain areas of Georgia law have been watched over 3 million times, making him the most viewed attorney in Georgia on Facebook and YouTube.Since 1993, his firm has helped over 40,000 injured victims and their families.In The Media,Gary hosted The Gary Martin Hays Showon the CW Network, Atlantas only daily legal television show. He was also the host of The Wise Counsel Projectas featured on WFSH (104.7 The FISH). Gary interviewed men and women of faith and asked them to share their wise counselon how we can make better decisions in our daily lives. Gary currently hosts The Intersection: Where Country And Faith Come Together,on KICKS 101.5 FM in Atlanta. He has interviewed Bret Baier (Host of Special Report on Fox News), Comedian Jeff Foxworthy, Coach Tony Dungy, Actor Kirk Cameron, Governor Nathan Deal, and Dr. Alveda King.He has been quoted in USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, and featured on over 250 online sites including Morningstar.com, CBS Newss MoneyWatch.com, The Boston Globe, The New York Daily News, and The Miami Herald. Gary is also a 14-time best-selling author/co-author, including the #1 best-selling legal books, ,The Authority on Personal Injury Claims in Georgia, and ,The Authority on Workers Compensation Claims in Georgia,.Gary has been seen on countless television stations and shows, including Fox & Friends, CNN Headline News, ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox affiliates and has appeared on over 110 radio stations. He also served as an executive producer of a documentary entitled Mi Casa Hogarin 2013, which highlighted the amazing work done by an orphanage in Acapulco, Mexico. This project earned him his second Silver Telly Award, as his first was as an executive producer for All Are Our Heroesin 2010, a documentary regarding cancer survivors. A documentary about Gary and his law firm, Stand & Serve”, was featured on the Biography Channel in 2014, and this project also won a Silver Telly Award.In The Community,Gary Martin Hays is not only a successful lawyer but is a nationally recognized safety advocate who works tirelessly to educate our families and children on issues ranging from bullying to internet safety to abduction prevention. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.), an organization that works to end human sex trafficking around the world. Over the last 10 years, Gary has pedaled an adult sized big wheel over 500 miles to raise money and awareness for various charities.Civic Activities ,Founded Keep Georgia Safe in 2008, a non-profit whose mission is to provide safety education and crime prevention training in Georgia. This organization has trained over 80 state and local law enforcement officers on how to respond in the event a child is abducted.Gary is certified in Child Abduction Response techniques by Fox Valley Technical College and the FBI.His firm has given away over 1,000 bicycle helmets to promote safety.He has awarded 15 college scholarships to deserving students.Other Unique Endeavors,Gary has been a guest announcer on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” He has appeared in Nickelodeons See Dad Runwith Scott Baio, as well as in Drop Dead Divaon the A&E Network. He has performed on Broadway in The Lion King”, Rock of Ages,and Motown: The Musical.In 2013, Gary and two of his daughters, Ashleigh and Ava, performed with the rock group Chicagoat the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. Gary was featured in ex-CIA Operative Valerie Plame Wilsons novel Burnedas a CIA weapons expert from Alabama. Bill Engvall played the White House Chief of Staff in Sharknado 3using his full name Gary Martin Hays.”
John E. Suthers
John E. Suthers, founder and managing partner of Suthers Law Firm, devotes his practice to litigation and trial of serious personal injury and wrongful death cases. He has tried cases throughout the States of Georgia and South Carolina and has obtained numerous multimillion-dollar recoveries for his clients. Mr. Suthers was one of the first attorneys in the State of Georgia to try a nursing home case successfully before a jury and hold the nursing home accountable for neglecting one of its residents. He has also obtained successful recoveries on behalf of his clients in a variety of defective product cases. John Suthers was named one of the top 100 lawyers in the State of Georgia byGeorgia, ,Top Lawyers, in 2018, 2015, 2014 and 2008, named Savannahs Personal Injury Litigation Lawyer of the Year by ,Best Lawyers, in 2014 and 2011, is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell, a respected legal publication, and is a member of the Melvin Belli Society, an invitation-only group of trial lawyers from across the United States.