Some people are worried about using their PIP coverage because they don’t want to make a claim on their own insurance. In the claims business, adjusters are motivated by keeping more money in the company. And although Diana did not have a chronic illness like Peter, the multiple prior injuries left her with chronic pain and made her more susceptible to a serious injury from the next accident. Do not post anything and do not let other people post to your profiles.Read More
Personal Injury Claim
When you get injured by another person’s fault, you are entitled to compensation. This is known as a personal injury claim and it comprehends everything from traumatic injuries to simple bruises.
Accidents can happen in any place at any time. They could be as simple as a slip and fall in a supermarket or as serious as a car crash. The severity of your injuries will be tied to the gravity of the accident.
Anyway, before thinking about filling up the claim, you have to be able to prove that the injuries were caused by another person's negligence. It is the job of your injury attorney to prove it and to evaluate the legality of your claim.
You can make the claim all by yourself but is better if you have the help of a professional injury lawyer. He will protect your interest and he will do whatever it takes to maximize the amount of money you receive in compensation so all your expenses are covered.
If you are thinking to hire a professional to take your case, you should hire the best personal injury attorney available in . Get a free consultation today with our team of experts either by calling us or fill up a quick form to schedule a call back.
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Top Lawyers Pick
- Paul McCormick
- Jared M. Wise
- Carol Avard
- James Ryan Turner
- Walter L. Floyd
- Michael A. Brusca
- Thomas A. Moore
- Ted Kaplun
- James W. Hundley
- Rob Sullivan
- James S. Rogers
- Tim Hall
Mr. McCormick is the founding partner of McCormick & Kennedy, P.C. which is the only Boulder criminal defense firm listed in Best Law Firms in America by US News and World Report. His practice emphasizes criminal defense, handling cases in the following areas: murder/homicide, sexual assault, child abuse, assault, theft, white collar crime, robbery, drugs, juvenile law, domestic violence, DUI and student disciplinary matters. He also represents victims in personal injury matters. Mr. McCormick is listed in Best Lawyers in America for both criminal defense and white collar criminal defense. He has been AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell for over 25 years and has been selected as a Colorado SuperLawyer since its inception. He is the only criminal defense attorney practicing out of Boulder who is listed in Best Lawyers in America. He is also a Fellow in the International Society of Barristers. He practices in state and federal court and is also admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court.Mr. McCormick was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar. Mr. McCormick has tried several high profile murder/homicide cases and is a frequent lecturer/presenter at CLE programs throughout Colorado. He has given CLE presentations to the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, the Colorado Bar Association, the Colorado Judicial Conferences and the Colorado Public Defender Conferences. He is a past president of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar and during his tenure, was instrumental in setting up the Colorado Office of Alternate Defense Counsel and in creating a lobbyist in the legislature to advocate for the interests of the criminally accused when legislators are considering bills which affect the criminal justice system. The Office of Alternative Defense Counsel was set up to supply competent criminal defense attorneys to indigent defendants when the public defender has a conflict of interest. Mr. McCormick has authored numerous articles concerning the frequent changes to the criminal law to help facilitate his fellow criminal defense attorneys staying current. For 17 years he compiled the Annual Criminal Law Update for the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar paired with giving CLE presentations throughout the state of Colorado to fellow criminal defense attorneys. For 13 years he wrote the Criminal Law Update for the Colorado Bar Association. And finally, for 14 years he wrote the review of U.S. Supreme Court cases for the ,Champion,, which is the national publication for the NACDL (National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers). In prior incarnations, Mr. McCormick has been both a prosecutor and a public defender. He practices with James Kennedy who also has an extensive criminal law background. Mr. Kennedy was a chief trial deputy in the Boulder District Attorneys Office and was head of the juvenile division. McCormick & Kennedy, P.C. is dedicated to providing the highest competent level of representation to persons accused of crimes and to those who have been subjected to personal injury.
507 Canyon Blvd., Suite 201,, Boulder CO 80302
Jared M. Wise
An associate attorney at Morgan & Morgan PA, Jared M. Wise represents clients in Orlando in matters of personal injury, car accidents, wrongful death and premises liability. Named a Rising Star in Illinois in 2019, he has a passion for helping those who have been injured because of the actions of another. Prior to working with the firm, he gained years of experience at a prominent Chicago firm where he worked on multimillion-dollar, high-profile verdicts and settlements.In the past few years, Mr. Wise successfully argued before the Illinois Appellate Court in a matter where they reversed the original judgment. Currently he is admitted to practice in the states of Illinois and Florida and before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice and the Florida Justice Association.In 2012, Mr. Wise graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Florida. He then graduated with a Master of Arts in international business from the same school. He then attended Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2016. While in law school he was on the Deans List every semester, and he graduated cum laude at the top of his class.Recognized by his peers for his achievement in the profession and in his legal practice, Mr. Wise has worked with the firm for years, even before attending law school. He understands the ins and outs of the firm and the legal system as he advocates for the rights of those who have been catastrophically injured.
20 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1600,, Orlando FL 32801
Attorney Carol Avard is the principal attorney at Avard Law Offices in Cape Coral, Florida. Ms. Avards practice areas include motor vehicle accidents, personal injury, social security disability, veterans benefits and workers compensation. She serves clients in the Fort Myers metropolitan region as well as Fort Lauderdale, Naples, Punta Gorda and Sarasota.Ms. Avard earned a bachelors degree from Harvard University and received her law degree from the University of New Hampshire School of Law. She is an accredited veterans disability attorney and board certified in social security disability advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.Ms. Avard holds an active law license in Florida and Massachusetts. She is also qualified to appear before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.In addition to her practice, Ms. Avard shares her legal knowledge and experience with others through speaking at conferences and events. She has lectured for groups including the American Association for Justice and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives.Involvement in her legal community is very important to Ms. Avard. She is a member of the American Association for Justice and belongs to the groups federal torts, medical malpractice, motor vehicle collision and social security sections. She also belongs to the Florida Justice Associations bad faith law, disability law, employment law, ERISA litigation, insurance law, medical negligence, nursing home, personal injury, professional negligence and Social Security Disability law sections.
James Ryan Turner
James Ryan Turner is an attorney at Dallas & Turner, PLLC, in Florence, Kentucky. Mr. Turner devotes his practice to personal injury and wrongful death. He has experience working with cases involving animal attacks, bad faith insurance claims, birth injuries, car accidents, defective airbags, defective tires, dog bites, medical malpractice, motorcycle accidents, products liability, railroad employee injuries, semitruck wrecks, sudden acceleration, uninsured motorist claims and workplace injuries.Mr. Turner is a magna cum laude graduate of Transylvania University where he earned a bachelors degree in English. Following his undergraduate career, he went on to graduate from Northern Kentucky University Chase College of Law. He has been licensed to practice law in Kentucky since 2008 and is also licensed in the state of Ohio, as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky.Following law school, Mr. Turner worked as an assistant commonwealth attorney and clerked for a Supreme Court of Kentucky justice before deciding to enter private practice for personal injury plaintiffs. In addition to his law practice, he is a member of the the Kentucky Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, the Kentucky Justice Association, the American Association for Justice, and the Ohio Justice Association.Mr. Turner serves clients throughout Northern Kentucky and Ohio, in cities, including Covington, Crestview, Ft. Thomas, Florence, Newport, Cincinnati, and Prestonsburg.
Walter L. Floyd
From his law office in St. Louis, Missouri, The Floyd Law Firm, P.C. attorney Walter L. Floyd devotes his practice exclusively to personal injury law. He and his law firm serve clients throughout the St. Louis metro area and the rest of Missouri, as well as in Illinois, with their legal claims involving motor vehicle accidents, dangerous property conditions, defective products, medical malpractice and other similar claims.Widely regarded as one of the top personal injury lawyers in the United States, Mr. Floyd has helped thousands of individuals and families secure fair and just restitution for the damages and losses they incurred as the result of another partys negligence or wrongdoing.Certified in civil trial law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Mr. Floyd is passionate about helping his clients restore their lives, and he fights hard to protect their rights and interests while helping them recover the maximum amount of compensation possible. From this dedication to his clients needs and his competency as an attorney, Mr. Floyd has achieved a 98 percent success rate for the cases he has handled.Mr. Floyd began his legal career in 1959 after obtaining his Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University School of Law and his license to practice from The Missouri Bar. He also received his license to practice from the Illinois State Bar Association in 1959, and in 1976, the U.S. Supreme Court admitted him to practice.A consummate professional, Mr. Floyd is very active in his legal community, and he is a member of The Missouri Bar, the American Association for Justice, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.He is also a member of The National Trial Lawyers, which has named him as one of the Top 100 trial lawyers in the country, and he is a member of the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, which has rated him among the Nations Top One Percent of trial lawyers. In addition, he also holds an AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell.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.
Michael A. Brusca
Attorney Michael A. Brusca is a partner with the Davis & Brusca law firm, which has offices in Princeton, Trenton and Hamilton, New Jersey. Licensed to practice in Pennsylvania as well as New Jersey, Mr. Brusca advocates for the rights and entitlements of plaintiff clients across both states who are dealing with serious and complex legal challenges involving any of the following:,Nursing home and group home abuse and neglect,Bed sores and pressure injuries,Medical and professional malpractice,Serious personal injury,Wrongful death,A top-rated attorney with more than 16 years of legal experience, Mr. Brusca has achieved notable success representing the most vulnerable in society, and helping them and their families secure the maximum amount of compensation for the injuries and losses they suffered. As one of only a handful of attorneys in New Jersey to focus primarily on nursing home abuse and neglect cases, Mr. Brusca has earned a reputation as a leader in his field, and he routinely conducts lectures and seminars across his region on topics related to this legal area.A 1996 graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, Mr. Brusca attended Temple University Beasley School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2002. Both the New Jersey State Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association admitted him to practice that same year, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He also served as a U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate.Highly active in his legal community, Mr. Brusca serves on the executive board for American Association for Justices Nursing Home Litigation Group. He is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Pennsylvania State Bar Association, the Mercer County Bar Association and the New Jersey Association for Justice. He has earned Superb ratings on Avvo, and The National Trial Lawyers voted him among the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the country.
300 Carnegie Center Dr., Suite 150,, Princeton NJ 8540
Thomas A. Moore
Thomas A. Moore is an attorney and senior partner at Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore in New York, New York. Mr. Moore has several decades of experience handling personal injury and medical malpractice matters involving birth injuries, brain injuries, construction accidents, wrongful death and more. He represents clients in all five boroughs of New York as well as in Long Island, Westchester and Rockland County.Mr. Moore earned a bachelors degree from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. and a law degree from Fordham University School of Law in New York, New York. Throughout his career, Mr. Moore has litigated and settled numerous cases that have resulted in significant financial awards to his clients.Mr. Moore is highly recognized within the legal profession. He was honored as Lawyer of the Yearby the National Law Journal two times and was the recipient of the Founders Award by Fordham University. He has also been listed as one of the New York areas top attorneys by New York magazine and included in the publication The Best Lawyers in America.”,Outside of practicing law, Mr. Moore has lectured for many legal and professional organizations and taught seminars on various legal topics. He also co-authors a column for the New York Law Journal and has contributed to a variety of other legal publications.Mr. Moore is a member of the Inner Circle of Advocates and the International Society of Barristers. He is also a fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and contributes to various charitable organizations.
The co-founder of KaplunMarx in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, Ted Kaplun divides his practice between criminal defense and plaintiffs personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Admitted to practice before all Pennsylvania and New Jersey state courts, his clients come from both states. Mr. Kaplun is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.The types of matters Mr. Kaplun handles for his clients who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties have arisen out of incidents involving animal bites, truck and other motor vehicle crashes, premises liability, medical malpractice, pedestrian accidents, and nursing home abuse. In his criminal defense practice, he assists clients who have been charged by the state with misdemeanors or felonies such as drug possession or distribution, assault, criminal mischief, embezzlement and other white collar offenses, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, rape, robbery, weapons violations, domestic violence, arson, and murder.His successes in both of these areas have earned Mr. Kaplun the respect of his colleagues. He has received a 10.0 Superb peer review rating through Avvo, and he has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 as well as to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100. Mr. Kaplun has also been named to the Top 100 Lawyers list that is compiled annually by the American Society of Legal Advocates.Mr. Kaplun received a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance and real estate cum laude from the Fox School of Business at Temple University in 2005. After working in the food industry, he pursued a legal education at Temple University Beasley School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2011.
James W. Hundley
Jim Hundley has over 30 years of experience litigating criminal and civil cases. He regularly represents individuals and corporations before Virginias state and federal courts. He has defended clients involved in a broad range of criminal matters including murder, robbery, drug distribution, fraud, and embezzlement. On the civil side, Mr. Hundley has successfully handled cases involving a wide variety of issues including breach of contract, tortious interference with business, personal injury, and violations of civil rights.Mr. Hundley also has extensive appellate experience. In April 2000, he was privileged to appear before the Supreme Court of the United States and argue the case of Dickerson v. United States in which the Court ruled that the well-known Miranda warnings are required by the United States Constitution and cannot be repealed by legislation. He also handled Charles Severances appeal of his capital murder convictions before the Virginia Supreme Court.Mr. Hundley graduated from the Georgetown Law Center and gained admission to the Virginia State Bar in 1989. During his first year of practice, Mr. Hundley served as law clerk to the Honorable James C. Cacheris in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Upon completing his clerkship, Mr. Hundley joined the Office of the Commonwealths Attorney for Fairfax County, where he served as an Assistant Commonwealths Attorney until December 1996. In January 1997, Mr. Hundley co-founded Briglia Hundley, P.C.
After seven years at one of the Nations top product liability and personal injury law firms, the last two years as a partner, Rob opened his own law firm in 2009, eventually renamed Sullivan Law LLC in 2013. Throughout his legal career, Rob has handled wrongful death cases, as well as serious injury cases in a variety of areas, including products liability, railroad crossing accidents and automotive negligence. Robs practice is exclusively dedicated to representing injured persons and their families and is primarily focused in the area of products liability, trucking and railroad crossing litigation. As lead counsel, Rob has obtained a number of favorable results on behalf of injured people and their families. Rob was counsel in a 2005 verdict against Ford Motor Company where his client was awarded $17 million in damages due to a defect in a Ford vehicle; at the time, the highest personal injury award ever in Jacksonville, Florida. In addition, Rob obtained a seven-figure verdict against Ryder Truck Rental that was listed as one of the Top 20 verdicts of 2006 in Missouri. Rob also represented a family that was awarded a $7 million wrongful death verdict in a trucking case in Arkansas Federal Court in 2011, one of the highest wrongful death awards ever in that venue. Rob obtained another record verdict when his client was awarded a $15 million verdict in a boat explosion case, the highest plaintiffs verdict in Missouri for 2014 and the highest personal injury verdict ever awarded in that venue. In 2015 Rob obtained another record verdict with a $2.5 million award against Ryobi in a wrongful death case involving a lawnmower explosion in the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, a notoriously difficult venue for injury cases. In 2016, in Kansas City, Rob obtained a verdict against CrossFit Inc. becoming the first attorney ever to secure a verdict holding the international CrossFit Inc. responsible for injuries to a participant at one its 15,000+ worldwide affiliates. Rob is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has been selected as a Top 100 Litigator every year since 2007 by The American Trial Lawyers Association. The cases Rob has been involved in have resulted in settlements or verdicts in excess of $100 million. Rob is a former member of the Board of Governors for the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, serving for over ten years, and is the former Chair of the Executive Committee for the Railroad Law Section of the American Association for Justice. He is also a member of the Southern Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice. Rob has had numerous speaking engagements on a local and national level and has published several articles including articles published in the national publication Trial Magazine. Rob currently handles cases from coast to coast, including cases in Missouri, Maryland, Florida, Tennessee, Arkansas, Minnesota, Kansas, California, Oklahoma, Vermont and Illinois.
1600 Baltimore Avenue, Suite 200,, Kansas City MO 64108
James S. Rogers
James S. Rogers is the principal lawyer in Seattles Law Offices of James S. Rogers. His practice is limited to automotive product liability litigation, product liability litigation, and serious injury and wrongful death.Mr. Rogers is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers (Washington State Committee), a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (Board of Directors), a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers, and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (President, 2007, Washington State Chapter).Mr. Rogers has been selected for inclusion in the 2003-2015 editions of The Best Lawyers in America(Product Liability and Personal Injury).Mr. Rogers has been named Best Lawyers® 2015 Seattle Plaintiffs Product Liability Litigation Lawyer of the Year”.Mr. Rogers was honored by the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers as 2010 Outstanding Plaintiffs Trial Lawyer of the Year”.Mr. Rogers was the Washington State Trial Lawyers Associations 1998 Trial Lawyer of the Year.In May 2002, he was honored with the Washington State Trial Lawyers Associations Presidents Award for his contribution to the civil justice system.Mr. Rogers was the subject of a profile by Todd W. Gardner in the May, 2011 King County Bar Bulletin, which can be found at ,http://jsrogerslaw.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/kcba.pdf,.In 2014 and 2015, the Law Offices of James S. Rogers was selected by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® as a Tier 1 law firm for Seattles Best Law Firms in Plaintiff Product Liability Litigation.Mr. Rogers is listed in Top Lawyers Top 100for Washington state.Mr. Rogers has served as president of the Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, and the Western Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Rogers was a nine-year member of the Board of Governors of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Mr. Rogers is on the Board of Directors for the Attorneys Information Exchange Group, a national organization of plaintiff attorneys handling automotive product liability litigation, as well as the Board of Directors of the Endowment for Equal Justice.Mr. Rogers is certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Mr. Rogers has lectured at over one-hundred-and-thirty legal seminars sponsored by state and national trial lawyer and bar associations. Mr. Rogers was Editor-in-Chief of Anatomy of a Personal Injury Lawsuit, 3rd Edition, published by ATLA Press, and was co-moderator of Anatomy of a Personal Injury Lawsuit: The Video Series. Articles by Mr. Rogers have appeared in many legal publications. Most recently, Mr. Rogers was co-author of Civil Rule 30(b)(6) Depositions”, published in the Washington State Association for Justice Product Liability Deskbook, 2014.
OVER $55 MILLION COLLECTED!!!,I currently own and operate my law practice, with offices in Athens, GA and Macon, GA. I have a trial practice,exclusively representing victims who have suffered injuries or death as a result of the carelessness of others. I focus on a low volume of high quality injury cases, allowing me to provide personalized service to each client. When you hire my firm, you get a highly educated and skilled trial team. Mr. Adam Collins is a trial attorney with three degrees from UGA a B.A. in Political Science, a Masters in Public Administration, and a J.D. from UGA Law School. Mrs. Lauren Crane is our trial paralegal who has two degrees from UGA a B.A. in International Affairs and a B.A. in Journalism.