The driver of the truck never looked to his left and drove right into Alex. It should be noted that although I sometimes use the term “accident,” I prefer to refer to these events as incidents, collisions, or wrecks. In this article, I will discuss the importance of obtaining appropriate medical treatment following your injury. I was able to stop my 1998 Mustang, but the driver of the Volvo behind me never even hit his brakes. When you are injured in an accident, several options exist for getting your bills paid.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
- Christopher L. Jackson
- Larry Forman
- Dona K. Renegar
- Joshua M. Tuchscherer
- David Fine
- Robert J. Gordon
- Michael Zilberg
- Mythily Sivarajah
- E. Michelle L. Martin
- Ricky L. Boren
- Paul B. Harding
- Greg Feagle
Christopher L. Jackson
Attorney Christopher Jackson is the founder of The Law Offices of Christopher L. Jackson, LLC. With offices in Covington, Kentucky, Mr. Jackson and his law firm represent clients in both Kentucky & Ohio with all of their legal needs involving personal injury, car accidents, truck wrecks, motorcycle crashes, slip and fall injuries, dangerous product injuries and wrongful death.Focusing 100 percent of his practice on litigation, Mr. Jackson has successfully handled thousands of cases throughout his career. Armed with this experience, he aggressively advocates on behalf of his clients rights and liberties, devising effective strategies to achieve the best outcomes possible for those he serves.After receiving his Bachelor of Science from Kentucky Wesleyan College in 1997, Mr. Jackson clerked for various regional attorneys and law firms before going to law school. In 2003, he graduated and received his Juris Doctor from Capital University Law School and his license to practice from the Ohio State Bar Association. In 2005, he passed the Kentucky Bar and was admitted him to practice in Kentucky also. In 2005, Mr. Jackson started his own firm to better meet the needs of his clients.Mr. Jackson is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of Ohio and the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit. He is also actively involved in several professional legal organizations, including the Kentucky Justice Association and the Northern Kentucky Bar Association, among others.In addition to practicing law, he also volunteers his time and services for numerous local and community organizations, and he has facilitated classes and conducted seminars on a variety of legal topics.Recognized by his peers for his high ethical standards and professionalism, he has received a number of awards and honors, including a Superb rating from Avvo and an AV-Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell since 2013. He was also named 2019 Kentucky Top Lawyer.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.
121 East 4th Street, Jackson Law Building,, Covington KY 41011
Larry Forman Law, PLLC, is a Louisville, Kentucky, based criminal defense firm owned by attorney Larry Forman. Mr. Forman practices civil and criminal law with a focus on DUI and serves clients in Louisville and the surrounding counties.Mr. Forman became licensed to practice law in the state of Kentucky in 2013. Over his time in practice, he has successfully handled bench trials, jury trials and other types of hearings. He has been recognized for his accomplishments, including being listed in the Top 40 Under 40and Top 100lists by The National Trial Lawyers.In addition to his law practice, Mr. Forman stays involved in his legal community. He volunteers for a variety of appellate argument and mock trial competitions and has spoken for groups, including the Construction Specifications Institute and the National Association of Women in Construction.A member of several professional organizations, Mr. Forman belongs to the Louisville Bar Association, the Kentucky Bar Association, the Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Kentucky Justice Association, the American Association for Justice and the American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys. He is also a member of the Young Professionals Association of Louisville and a graduate of the National College for DUI Defense.Mr. Forman graduated cum laude from the University of Louisville with a bachelors degree and received his law degree from the University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law. He has worked with prosecutors, criminal defense attorneys and judges, forming a diverse and unique perspective that he brings to his law practice.
717 W Market St, The Lion Building, Suite 2,, Louisville KY 40202
Dona K. Renegar
Dona K. Renegar is an attorney at Lafayette, Louisiana-based Veazey Felder & Renegar LLC. Providing representation to individual and business clients throughout the area, her diverse practice encompasses workers compensation and Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act claims, admiralty law, and personal injury and other types of civil litigation. Ms. Renegar also has previous experience in family law matters as well as in bad faith and other insurance coverage disputes. Admitted to practice in Louisiana, she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit; and the Supreme Court of the United States.Ms. Renegar assists workers who have been injured on the job and who are trying to seek benefits to cover their medical bills and lost wages. While the mechanics of the states workers compensation program and the federal LHWCA statute are different, the objectives are the same, and no fault needs to be shown. In her personal injury practice, Ms. Renegar represents clients who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties in cases grounded on defective products or premises liability, and she has been able to obtain sizable recoveries through jury awards and negotiated settlements. Her successful track record in all of her professional endeavors has earned Ms. Renegar an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell.Ms. Renegar attended the University of Louisiana at Lafayette as an undergraduate, and in 1988 she received a Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude in both French and English. Remaining in the state, she pursued her legal education at Tulane University Law School, and she was awarded her Juris Doctor in 1992. A frequent lecturer on topics related to her practice area, Ms. Renegars professional memberships include the Lafayette Bar Association.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.
Joshua M. Tuchscherer
Attorney Joshua M. Tuchscherer is a partner at Meshbesher & Spence Lawyers in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Mr. Tuchscherer dedicates his practice to personal injury law and serves individuals and families throughout Minneapolis who have sustained a catastrophic injury caused by negligence. He has extensive experience with matters involving car accidents, defective drugs, medical devices, medical malpractice, products liability, radiation injury and wrongful death.Mr. Tuchscherer has been licensed to practice law since 2001. In addition to being licensed to appear in all Minnesota state courts, he is admitted before the Minnesota Supreme Court and the Wisconsin Supreme Court. He graduated from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, with a bachelors degree and earned his law degree from Mitchell Hamline School of Law.Over the course of his career, Mr. Tuchscherer has recovered millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for his clients. He has extensive experience in trial litigation as well as alternative dispute resolution techniques such as arbitration. Because of his experience and skill, he has been recognized as an Up & Coming Attorneysby Minnesota Lawyer magazine and by the peer review organization Best Lawyers.Outside of his practice, Mr. Tuchscherer is active in various professional organizations. He is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, the Wisconsin Association for Justice, the American Association for Justice, the American Board of Trial Advocates and The Douglas K. Amdahl American Inn of Court. He is also active in the Minnesota Association for Justice, serving on the associations executive committee and board of governors.
Mr. Fine has been a personal injury attorney at the Fine Law Firm since 2003. He has represented hundreds of clients who suffered devastating injury or death as a result of negligence. Throughout his personal injury practice Mr. Fine has appeared throughout state and federal courts. Mr. Fine has handled multiple cases involving semi truck accidents, medical malpractice, defective medical devices, wrongful death, product defects, and police misconduct. Prior to handling injury cases, Mr. Fine worked at the public defenders office trying multiple criminal cases. In addition to a full practice, Mr. Fine has assisted the New Mexico Trial Lawyers as a board member and has regularly provided instruction to the University of New Mexico Mock Trial team. He has repeatedly been listed as an American Association for Justice Top 100 Trial Lawyer.
Robert J. Gordon
As a member of Weitz & Luxenberg, PC, Robert J. Gordon is dedicated to representing clients in New York City, New York, and across the country. He focuses his practice on handling personal injury law cases that involve matters such as asbestos exposure, mesothelioma, environmental pollution, and defective drugs and medical devices.In 1977, Mr. Gordon graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan. He then earned a Juris Doctor from The George Washington University Law School in 1980.Victims of negligence deserve personalized attention from an attorney who cares, which is exactly what they find in Mr. Gordon. He conducts a thorough investigation of every case, uncovering the details that are vital to securing much-needed compensation. Applying that tenacity to every phase of the legal process, Mr. Gordon has time and again proven to be a fearsome adversary in the courtroom.Owing to his persistence and keen legal knowledge, Mr. Gordon has obtained dozens of verdicts in excess of $1 million. For his track record of success, he has been named in The Best Lawyers in America; he was a finalist for The Public Justice Foundations Trial Lawyer of the Year; and he was named in The National Law Journals Top 40 Under 40.Active in the legal community, Mr. Gordon is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Public Justice and the American Association for Justice. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
As founding and managing partner of the Certain & Zilberg, PLLC, law firm in New York, New York, attorney Michael Zilberg advocates on behalf of the rights and entitlements of individuals and families throughout the greater New York City metro region and surrounding areas who suffered an injury or loss as the result of someone elses negligence or wrongdoing.Handling all types of serious personal injury and product liability claims, as well as cases involving civil rights violations and police brutality, Mr. Zilberg has achieved notable success fighting for his clients in state, federal and appellate courts throughout his region. A deeply passionate and effective trial advocate, he has secured numerous million-dollar, multimillion-dollar and six-figure awards for his plaintiff clients. This success has earned him memberships in the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forums, as well as inclusion in New York Magazines Million Dollar Circle.Among his other awards and accolades, Mr. Zilberg is the recipient of the Top 1% Car Accident Lawyer Award, and New York Magazine named him among the areas Leader in the Law. He has also received inclusion in the New York Law Journals Top Verdicts & Settlements, and The National Trial Lawyers voted him among the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the country.A 1994 graduate of New York Universitys Stern School of Business, Mr. Zilberg attended Hofstra University School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 1997. The New York State Bar Association admitted him to practice the following year, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit.Highly active in his legal community, Mr. Zilberg is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice, the National Police Accountability Project, the Brooklyn Womens Bar Association and the Jewish Lawyers Guild. He also served as co-chair for the National Association of Personal Injury Lawyers from 2012 to 2015.
488 Madison Ave, 20th Floor,, New York NY 10022
Mythily Sivarajah is an attorney with JML Law, A Professional Law Corporation. Serving as the managing attorney of the firms San Francisco law office, Ms. Sivarajah devotes her practice to advocating on behalf of a diverse range of clients throughout the Bay Area who are facing serious and complex legal challenges affecting their lives, their livelihoods and their futures.To this end, Ms. Sivarajah provides exceptional, aggressive representation to employees who experienced a violation of their rights as workers on the job, such as discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage issues, defamation, wrongful termination and more. In addition, she also fights hard for those who experienced injuries or lost loved ones as the result of car accidents caused by someone elses negligence, elder abuse cases and other serious personal injury claims.Ms. Sivarajahs interest in employment law developed while she was pursuing her undergraduate degree from Cornell University. Along with conducting extensive research on workers rights, she also became involved with unions and other employment organizations, which further bolstered her interest and resolve in making a difference in the lives of aggrieved and injured employees.In 2000, Ms. Sivarajah earned her Bachelor of Science in industrial and labor relations after only three years of study. She then attended the University of San Francisco School of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 2007 and won the Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law from the American Bar Association/The Bureau of National Affairs.She received her license to practice from The State Bar of California in 2007, and she is also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit.While pursuing her legal degree, she completed an internship with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commissions Legal Unit, and she served the needs of many low-wage employees through her work with a local legal clinic. After graduation, she volunteered her time and services with the Centre for Womens Development and Research in India, focusing primarily on defending the rights of domestic violence victims.Highly active in her legal community, Ms. Sivarajah is a member of the California Employment Lawyers Association and the South Asian Bar Association of Northern California.
E. Michelle L. Martin
The Martin Law Firm is a firm in Columbus, Ohio, founded by attorney E. Michelle L. Martin. Ms. Martin practices in the areas of juvenile law and personal injury and serves clients throughout Ohio. Her personal injury experience includes handling matters involving benefits, motor vehicle accidents, motorcycle accidents, dog bites, facial disfigurement, products liability, slip-and-falls, permanent disability, temporary disability, the Disabled Workers Relief Fund, wage loss, workers compensation and wrongful death.As part of Ms. Martins juvenile practice, she handles delinquency matters and serves in the role of guardian ad litem. She has been a licensed attorney since 2014 and represents a diverse range of clients, including individuals and small businesses. In addition to being experienced litigators, she and her team of professionals have business knowledge and mediation experience.In addition to running her practice, Ms. Martin enjoys being involved in her legal community and is an active member of various professional organizations. She belongs to the Columbus Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association and the John Mercer Langston Bar Association, Ohios affiliate member of the National Bar Association. She is also a member of the Court Appointed Special Advocates of Franklin County.Ms. Martin is a graduate of Capital University Law School. She is admitted to practice in all Ohio state courts. A knowledgeable, experienced and passionate attorney, she provides each client with personalized attention. She understands that the legal system is complex for children facing juvenile issues or individuals who have suffered a catastrophic injury and aggressively advocates for fair and just outcomes.
Ricky L. Boren
Ricky L. Boren is a co-founder of Hill Boren P.C. located in Jackson, Tennessee. With nearly 50 years of legal experience to draw upon, he focuses his practice exclusively on providing representation to residents of Madison County and the surrounding areas who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties. The types of personal injury and wrongful death cases Mr. Boren has handled include motor vehicle crashes, pedestrian accidents, collisions caused by truck driver negligence or improper truck maintenance, motorcycle accidents, burn injuries, bicycle accidents, defective products, boating accidents, and birth injuries.As an undergraduate, Mr. Boren attended The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where he received a Bachelor of Arts with honors. Remaining in Knoxville, Mr. Boren then decided to pursue his legal education at The University of Tennessee College of Law. After completing his studies, he was awarded his Juris Doctor and was admitted to practice law before all Tennessee state courts in 1978.Throughout his career as a plaintiffs personal injury attorney, Mr. Boren has been instrumental in securing numerous sizable settlements and jury awards for his clients. As a result, he has earned the respect of his fellow professionals for his successful track record as well as his high degree of ethics. This has been reflected in Mr. Borens receipt of an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating that an attorney can receive through that organization. Even with his several decades of experience, Mr. Boren is always seeking to stay abreast of current developments in the area of personal injury law, and as a result, he is an active participant in the Tennessee Bar Association and other professional groups.
Paul B. Harding
Paul B. Harding is an attorney and partner at Martin, Harding & Mazzotti, LLP, in Niskayuna, New York. Mr. Harding has a practice dedicated to ,personal injury law, and represents clients who have sustained injury through the negligence of others throughout upstate New York in areas, including ,Albany,, ,Buffalo,, ,Rochester,, ,Schenectady,, ,Syracuse, and ,Utica,.Mr. Harding is a graduate of the State University of New York at Oswego. He later earned his law degree from the Albany Law School and has been admitted to practice law in the state of New York since 1990.Outside of his law practice, Mr. Harding is actively involved in many organizations and activities. He is vice chair of the New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct and also belongs to the American Association for Justice and is a member of the marketing and client services committee.Mr. Harding also serves in leadership roles, such as on the board of directors, for a variety of organizations, including the Proctors theater in Schenectady and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. He is also the event chair for an annual gala put on by the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society.Pro bono services and nonprofit work are also passions of Mr. Harding. He is involved in several nonprofit organizations, including The Legal Project, a group that provides free or reduced legal services to individuals. In addition to his law practice, pro bono and service work, Mr. Harding is an active member of local and state bar associations. He belongs to the Albany County Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.
Gregory R. Feagle is a founding partner in the Atlanta law firm of Ballard & Feagle. He focuses on cases involving wrongful death and serious personal injuries, particularly those related to product liability, the aviation industry, toxic torts, medical malpractice and motor vehicles. As an active trial lawyer, Mr. Feagle maintains memberships in several professional associations, including the State Bar of Georgia, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice and the American Bar Association.Mr. Feagle co-authored Unions Rights to Company Information, a legal text published by George Mason University Press that is now in its third edition. He also co-authored an article titled Learning and Living in Tanzania, which was published in The Africanist in 1997. In 2007, he taught courses in plaintiffs personal injury and pretrial motions at the Institute of Continuing Legal Education.In 1997, Mr. Feagle graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.A. in English. He subsequently studied law at the University of Georgia School of law, graduating cum laude with a J.D. in 2001. He was a Presidential Scholar and earned a Fulbright-Hays Fellowship. In addition, he was a member of the American University International Law Review in 1999.Mr. Feagle is admitted to practice in the state of Georgia and before the U.S. District Courts for the Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and the Supreme Court of Georgia. In addition to English, he is fluent in Swahili.
1180 West Peachtree Street, Suite 2250,, Atlanta GA 30309