Experienced lawyers know how the insurance companies look at injury claims, and it is often differently than you’d expect. Insurance companies are required to negotiate in good faith. To move your claim forward in the most effective manner, you must understand how the insurance company sees your claim, and what factors are motivating its decisions. She meant her arm was injured in the auto accident prior to the recorded statement, but her meaning was not clear.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
- William W. Corry
- Craig W. Carlson
- Gwen-Marie Davis Hicks
- Anna M. Williams
- Matthew P. Tomkiel
- Derek P. Adler
- Azadeh Dadgostar Gilbert
- Daniel Rodriguez
- John C. Moylan, III
- J. Scott Bischoff, II
- Peter J. Moschetti, Jr.
- Brian F. Laule
William W. Corry
William W. Corry is a partner at The Corry Law Firm, P.A. in Tallahassee, Florida. He has been in the legal field for more than three decades and is committed to providing legal representation for clients in Tallahassee and throughout northern Florida, focusing on serious personal injury matters, including motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice and wrongful death.After graduating from Gordon Military Academy in 1965, Mr. Corry attended the University of South Florida and received his Bachelor of Arts in 1969. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor from Florida State University College of Law in 1973. Admitted to practice in Florida, Mr. Corry is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida as well as the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 5th and 11th Circuits.The current president of the Capital City Justice Association, Mr. Corry has long been a member of the Florida Justice Association and served on its board of directors. Some of the other associations that he is a member of include the American Bar Association, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the American Board of Trial Advocates, and he previously served as president of the Tallahassee Chapter of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Among the noteworthy awards Mr. Corry has received are the 2004 Staff Appreciation Award and the 2005 In Defense of Justice Award from the Florida Justice Association.As an active member of his community, Mr. Corry has served on the board of directors for the LeMoyne Art Foundation in Tallahassee. He is also a member of the vestry at St. Pauls Episcopal Church in Quincy. Highly regarded by his peers, Mr. Corry has received the AV Preeminent rating from 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.
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.
Gwen-Marie Davis Hicks
The managing partner at GDH Law in Lanham, Maryland, Gwen-Marie Davis Hicks works diligently as she fights for the rights of those dealing with personal injury, business organization, and business and civil litigation matters. Serving clients in Maryland and the District of Columbia, Ms. Davis Hicks is highly regarded among her peers and is dedicated to providing personal attention to her clients.Ms. Davis Hicks studied at Columbia Union College, now known as Washington Adventist University, as an undergraduate and obtained a bachelors degree in broadcast journalism in 2002. The following year, she entered the University of Baltimore School of Law as a Stephen L. Snyder Center for Litigation Skills fellow. While in law school, Ms. Davis Hicks won first place in the ABA Client Counseling Competition and was an American Bar Association National Moot Court finalist.After receiving her Juris Doctor in 2006, she worked as a law clerk in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City. In 2009, Ms. Davis Hicks entered private practice and served as partner at Silvera, Davis & Watts, LLC, in Silver Spring, Maryland. She founded her current firm in 2012. Ms. Davis Hicks is licensed to practice in the state of Maryland and the District of Columbia and before the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.Named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40, Ms. Davis Hicks has received a 10.0 Superb peer review rating through Avvo. She is an active member of the Maryland Association for Justice, Inc. where she sits on the board of governors of its new lawyers section, as well as the American and Maryland State bar associations.
Anna M. Williams
Attorney Anna M. Williams is the founder and owner of Anna Williams Law, PLLC, in Bozeman, Montana. A native of Montana and the third generation of lawyers in her family, Ms. Williams carries on the tradition of providing top-notch legal counsel and support for her clients most important and sensitive legal issues, including all areas of family law and divorce as well as personal injury and workers compensation claims.Along with handling all aspects of marriage dissolution, including child support, custody, alimony, property division and other related matters, Ms. Williams also assists those seeking to expand their families through adoption, and she delivers solid, effective prenuptial and postnuptial agreements to help her clients protect themselves and their assets in the event of divorce. Having gone through a divorce herself, Ms. Williams fully understands the emotional struggles her clients face, and she treats all with the compassion and respect they deserve during their difficult and uncertain times.This high level of commitment to her clients needs coupled with her sympathetic and personable demeanor has helped earn Ms. Williams a reputation as an attorney who genuinely cares about her clients issues, and she has received many positive reviews and referrals from those completely satisfied with the level of personalized assistance and support she provides.As further evidence of her success, the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys voted Ms. Williams among the states Top 10 Family Law Attorneys, and she has earned a Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished rating for her impeccable professionalism and exceptional legal abilities.After graduating from the University of Washington in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and German, Ms. Williams attended the University of Montana School of Law, where she was an active member of the schools moot court team. She obtained her Juris Doctor cum laude in 1994, graduating as a member of the Order of Barristers.In 1994, the State Bar of Montana admitted her to practice, and she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana as well as before the Fort Peck Tribal Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. She is a member of the Gallatin County Bar Association and the American Bar Association, among her other professionals affiliations.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.
Matthew P. Tomkiel
Attorney Matthew P. Tomkiel is a partner with the Tomkiel & Tomkiel law firm, which has office locations in Scarsdale, Yonkers and Manhattan, New York. The third in a line of exceptional attorneys, Mr. Tomkiel has followed in the footsteps of his father and grandfather by providing much-needed advocacy and support to those who suffered an injury or loss as the result of a workplace accident or through the negligent and careless actions of others.Practicing law since 2003, Mr. Tomkiel has achieved notable success helping his plaintiff clients recover the maximum amount of compensation for their personal injuries, medical malpractice and third-party workplace injury claims. Over the course of his career, he has secured millions of dollars in settlements and awards, earning his membership in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.Recognized for his impeccable professionalism and service, Mr. Tomkiel has received a Superb rating from Avvo as well as an AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell. In addition, the American Society of Legal Advocates has voted him among the regions top attorneys for the past several years, and he has earned several other awards and honors as well, including the Bronx Bar Champion award from the Bronx County Bar Association.A 1999 graduate of the University of Richmond, Mr. Tomkiel attended St. Johns University School of Law on a merit scholarship, and he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2002. He is highly active in his legal community and maintains memberships with the American Association for Justice, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Bronx County Bar Association, the Westchester County Bar Association and the Yonkers Lawyers Association.Regarded as a leader in his field, Mr. Tomkiel has written extensively on a variety of topics related to personal injury law, and he routinely assists other attorneys at trial and during appeals.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.
Derek P. Adler
Derek P. Adler is an attorney with the law firm of DeVore, Acton & Stafford, P.A. located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Serving clients throughout the Charlotte metro region and across Mecklenburg County and the surrounding areas, Mr. Adler focuses his practice primarily on catastrophic personal injury claims, wrongful death cases, contract disputes, bad faith insurance claims, construction issues and property disputes. He also represents clients charged with traffic violations and other minor offenses as well as those seeking to have their criminal records expunged.A highly rated attorney known for his dedication to his clients needs and astute legal acumen, Mr. Adler has helped secure substantial, multimillion-dollar settlements and awards on behalf of personal injury victims and victims of insurance bad faith. In addition, he has led a successful appeals practice, where he has obtained reversals on court rulings that initially denied innocent personal injury victims their rightful compensation.In 2006, Mr. Adler graduated magna cum laude from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Arts in political science, and he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He then returned to his alma mater and obtained his Juris Doctor from The University of North Carolina School of Law in 2009.That same year, the North Carolina State Bar admitted him to practice, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.Fully committed to his practice, Mr. Adler once served as president for The Chief Justice William H. Bobbitt American Inn of Court. He is also a member of the Mecklenburg County Bar and the American Bar Association in addition to his involvement with the North Carolina State Bar.
Azadeh Dadgostar Gilbert
Azadeh Dadgostar Gilbert is a partner at Dadgostar Law LLP in Los Angeles, California. Serving clients throughout the greater Los Angeles metro region and the surrounding areas of Southern California, Ms. Dadgostar Gilbert devotes her practice to protecting the rights and entitlements of those facing difficult and complex legal challenges regarding any of the following:,· Serious personal injury and wrongful death claims resulting from automobile and commercial truck accidents, dangerous property conditions, defective products, and other acts of negligence,· Wage and hour class actions,· Discrimination, harassment and employer retaliation claims, and other serious workplace grievances,Prior to her work at Dadgostar Law LLP, she served as federal judicial extern to the late Hon. Earl H. Carroll at the U.S. District Court in Phoenix, Arizona, and then worked at a firm specializing in insurance defense litigation, providing her a unique perspective in advocating for her clients. She received her J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law, where she spent two semesters studying and working in the United Kingdom through the schools London program.Active in her legal community, Ms. Dadgostar Gilbert is a member of several professional legal organizations, including serving as President-Elect of Iranian American Lawyers Association and a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association.
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Daniel Rodriguez is an attorney in Bakersfield, California. Practicing through his firm, Rodriguez & Associates, he focuses on personal injury law, representing individuals throughout Kern County who have been hurt in motor vehicle crashes or workplace accidents as well as those who have been injured by defective products, in slip-and-fall incidents, in oil field accidents or in any other way due to the negligent or wrongful acts or omissions of others. Additionally, Mr. Rodriguez handles wrongful death claims on behalf of the families of individuals who have died as the result of such incidents.In addition to his personal injury practice, Mr. Rodriguez also handles a wide variety of other matters, including those involving professional malpractice, elder law, insurance law and discrimination. He also provides criminal defense services to individuals accused of offenses ranging from traffic violations to sex offenses and white collar crimes.After graduating with a B.S. in electrical engineering from California Polytechnic State University in 1977, Mr. Rodriguez earned his Juris Doctor from UCLA School of Law in 1980. Prior to starting his own firm in 1994, he was a partner at two other Bakersfield law firms. Mr. Rodriguez is admitted to practice before all California state courts.Mr. Rodriguez is on the faculty of Gerry Spences Trial Lawyers College where he teaches trial skills. He is also frequently asked to lecture and teach trial skills for organizations such as the Consumer Attorneys of California, American Association of Justice and numerous other bar associations. In addition, he is affiliated with several professional organizations, including the American Association for Justice, the Kern County Bar Association and the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America. As a measure of the esteem in which he is held by his colleagues, Mr. Rodriguez has received 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.
John C. Moylan, III
John C. Moylan III has been a lawyer for thirty years and has served the residents of South Carolina as a lawyer with Wyche, P.A. since 1995. Mr. Moylan represents individuals and businesses in both state and federal court in the areas of business litigation, personal injury, medical malpractice, cycling injuries, catastrophic slip and fall, and the representation of government entities.As an advocate for his clients, Mr. Moylan has appeared in a variety of periodicals including People Magazine, The New York Times, Newsweek magazine, The Washington Post and the Los Angeles Times. He has also been featured on several television shows such as Good Morning America, Anderson Cooper 360, Larry King Live, Fox News and MSNBC. He is also listed in the publication Best Lawyers in America.,Mr. Moylan has successfully litigated cases and has a noteworthy track record of obtaining large verdicts and settlements for many of his clients, including a multimillion dollar verdict for failure to diagnose a medical condition in a medical malpractice case. Mr. Moylan also secured a settlement of more than $1.5 million against a surgeon and hospital for an injured client. In a False Claims Act lawsuit, he secured the largest settlement in the states history for that time.After his graduation from Harvard Law School in 1987, Mr. Moylan was admitted the following year to The District of Columbia Bar as well as the South Carolina Bar. He understands the value of maintaining professional associations and is a member of the American Bar Association, the South Carolina Bar Association – for which he served on the Board of Delegates from 2002 to 2004 – the South Carolina Association for Justice and The John Belton ONeall Inn of Court. He has served as an elder in the Presbyterian Church and acted as PTO president of a local elementary school.Disclaimer: This publication includes references to, and descriptions of matters and legal decisions. Reference to these matters should not be considered as any sort of guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of any other legal matter, regardless of any similarities. The outcome of a particular case cannot be predicted upon past results, as every case is different and must be evaluated separately, upon a variety of factors unique to each case.The Best Lawyers in America® 2010. Copyright 2009 by Woodward/White, Inc. Aiken, SC
J. Scott Bischoff, II
Attorney J. Scott Bischoff, II, is a partner at Adams & Bischoff, P.C. in Charleston, South Carolina. Mr. Bischoff devotes his practice primarily to criminal defense, representing clients in Charleston and throughout the low country. A portion of his practice is also devoted to professional licensing and personal injury.Mr. Bischoff has more than 10 years of experience litigating criminal defense matters, including misdemeanors, felonies and DUIs. Before co-founding Adams & Bischoff, P.C. he spent three years as a public defender and practiced civil and criminal litigation at a private firm.In recognition of his accomplishments as an attorney, Mr. Bischoff is AV Preeminent peer review rated by Martindale-Hubbell. The South Carolina Bar has recognized him with various awards and the Charleston Regional Business Journal named him one of the Forty under 40in 2018.Outside of the office, Mr. Bischoff is active in the South Carolina Bar, serving in various divisions over the years. He also belongs to the Charleston County Bar Association, The South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National College for DUI Defense, the DUI Defense Lawyers Association, and the James L. Petigru American Inn of Court.Passionate about giving back to his local community, Mr. Bischoff volunteers with Special Olympics South Carolina and serves on the board of directors. He is a member of the Charleston Homeless Court Implementation Committee and speaks regularly on criminal defense and trial advocacy at Charleston School of Law.Mr. Bischoff earned a bachelors degree in biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received his law degree from Charleston School of Law. He is also a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College.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.
Peter J. Moschetti, Jr.
Attorney Peter J. Moschetti Jr. is a founding member of Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany, PLLC, in Latham, New York. Mr. Moschetti practices personal injury law and represents clients throughout New York who have sustained serious and catastrophic injuries.Over his years in practice, Mr. Moschetti has helped individuals recover compensation for bicycle, bus, car, construction site, fire, flood, motorcycle, passenger van, pedestrian, swimming pool and trucking accidents. He also has experience handling matters involving brain, birth, ladder, scaffold and spinal cord injuries, as well as dangerous roads, dog bites, labor law, medical negligence, hip replacement, industrial accidents, laparoscopy, nursing home negligence, premises liability, products liability, recalled products, slip and fall and wrongful death.Mr. Moschetti has received honors and awards for his accomplishments. He is AV Preeminent rated by the peer review organization Martindale-Hubbell and has been appointed to the New York State Gaming Commission and the New York State Temporary Commission on Lobbying.As a complement to his practice, Mr. Moschetti has spoken at continuing legal education events and remains active in his legal community. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.Mr. Moschetti earned a bachelors degree from the University of New Haven and a law degree from Albany Law School, graduating from both institutions with honors. He is admitted to practice in all New York state and federal courts and has argued cases at the trial and appellate levels.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.
Brian F. Laule
Brian is an attorney focused on civil litigation and dedicated to helping people who have been injured. He enjoys working with people on a personal level, knowing that he helps soften the blow of sometimes tragic situations.