The driver of the truck never looked to his left and drove right into Alex. Some of them are afraid their rates will go up. A wide range of less traditional treatment is available to you following an injury. With this knowledge, you and your attorney can present your claim in a way that will properly motivate the insurance company to deal fairly with you and make you a reasonable offer of settlement. I’m sure he enjoyed looking out his kitchen window at a green lawn without any dandelions on it.Read More
Denver 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.
If the accident is serious, it will be accompanied by severe consequences. This has a high impact on victim's life. Try to find retribution without the help of an expert could be impossible. In the best case, you will get just a little fraction of want you deserve.
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.
Personal Injury Claim in Denver, CO
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. 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.
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.
Personal injury laws guarantees you monetary compensation for all the expenses related to the treatment of your injuries. In addition, having an attorney with the right experience will allow you to level the play in any negotiation. He will take care of all the paperwork and will represent you in all the steps of the process.
If you are thinking to hire a professional to take your case, you should hire the best personal injury attorney available in your area. Get a free consultation today with our team of experts either by calling (855) 906-2966 or fill up a quick form to let us call you.
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Top Lawyers Pick
- David McDivitt
- Tim Galluzzi
- John M. Case
- Jennifer Chamberlain
- Shawn McDermott
- Jonathan S. Sar
- Samantha Pryor
- Keith D. Lapuyade
- Thomas J. Overton
- Luke W. McConnell
- Richard L. (Rick) Eddington
- Joseph M. Elio
David McDivitt, a nationally recognized trial lawyer, is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of McDivitt Law Firm. A frequent legal analyst and contributor to local and national television news and radio, Mr. McDivitt has been recognized as a Top Lawyers Rising Star and has also been named both a National Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyer and a National Trial Lawyers Association Top 40 Trial Lawyer under 40. Mr. McDivitt sits on the Board of Directors of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, and has also been a multi-term member of their select Executive Committee. Mr. McDivitt advocates for the rights of injured victims at the highest levels, and has, on multiple occasions, provided expert testimony before the Colorado State Legislature regarding laws designed to protect the rights of those injured due to the negligence of others.
As a founding partner with the CGH Law Firm in Denver, Colorado, attorney Tim Galluzzi devotes his practice exclusively to the areas of personal injury and criminal defense. A staunch advocate for justice, Mr. Galluzzi holds a genuine passion for fighting for the rights and interests of those in need, and he has achieved notable success helping people during their most difficult and uncertain times by securing the favorable outcomes they deserve for their serious and complex legal challenges.Through his personal injury practice, Mr. Galluzzi has helped numerous plaintiff clients obtain the full amount of compensation possible for the injuries and losses they suffered as the result of someone elses negligence or wrongdoing. Handling all types of accident claims, property damage claims, insurance bad faith disputes and other similar matters, he has secured many substantial awards and settlements for those he has served.As a criminal defense attorney, Mr. Galluzzi has defended the rights of clients from all walks of life against a wide range of felony and misdemeanor charges. Through his efforts, he has secured numerous acquittals, dismissals and not guilty verdicts for his clients, and Law Week Colorado bestowed upon him the Barristers Best award as being one of the states best criminal defense lawyers in 2018.A 2011 graduate of The University of Memphis, Mr. Galluzzi attended the University of Colorado Law School, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2014. The recipient of several scholarships, he served as associate editor for the University of Colorado Law Review and as a member of the universitys moot court and moot trial teams.Along with winning the 2014 Regional Championship, Mr. Galluzzi earned several awards, including the Best Oral Advocate award from the American College of Trial Lawyers and the Best Oralist award from the University of Colorado Barristers Council, where he also served as executive chair.Active in his legal community, Mr. Galluzzi is a member of the Colorado Bar Association, the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, the Boulder County Bar Association and the Denver Bar Association. He is also heavily involved with the University of Colorado Law School Alumni Board and serves as chair for the alumni engagement and career development committee.
John M. Case
John Case is the co-founder of Evans Case, LLP, located in Denver, Colorado. With 45 years of trial experience, he focuses his civil litigation practice on representing plaintiffs in Denver and throughout the state of Colorado who have been harmed by the wrongful acts of others.After graduating with a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College in 1965, Mr. Case joined the U.S. Navy and served on the U.S.S. Coral Sea as a bombardier-navigator during the Vietnam War. Following his discharge from the military, he earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 1973. Admitted to practice in Colorado, Mr. Case is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 10th and Federal Circuits, the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and the Supreme Court of the United States.To keep up to date with the latest developments in his area of practice, Mr. Case maintains membership in the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association. He is also active in his community, donating his time to non-profits. A member of the Knights of Columbus, Mr. Case is also a lay Eucharistic minister at Church of the Risen Christ, where he and his wife Judy help couples prepare for marriage. He also enjoys playing ice hockey and spending time with his family.
In Denver, Colorado, Jennifer Chamberlain is a personal injury attorney with Bowman & Chamberlain, LLC. She understands what her clients are facing as she was involved in a car accident that caused catastrophic injuries and derailed her life for several years. Without the help of an attorney, she settled for a small compensation amount that did not cover the cost of her therapy and injuries.Ms. Chamberlain still requires physical therapy for her accident and will need surgery again at some point, but without any of the settlement money left, she will be forced to cover the costs out of pocket. This experience has given her a deep empathy for those who deal with pain and suffering from an accident, and she is committed to making sure her clients see the compensation they deserve.Admitted to practice in Colorado, Ms. Chamberlain has almost a decade of experience helping clients who have been injured by the negligence of another individual or organization. She handles injuries caused by motor vehicle accidents, tractor-trailer accidents, motorcycle accidents, drunk driving, driver negligence, defective manufacturing, injury from collision, bicycle accidents, reckless driving occurrences that cause pedestrian injuries, faulty traffic signals, dog bites and attacks, hazardous walking surfaces, swimming pool accidents caused by landlord negligence and slip-and-fall accidents.A member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Ms. Chamberlain is also a board member and co-chair of the committee for the National Women Trial Lawyer Association and EAGLE Committee. In 2011, she obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois College of Law.
2727 Bryant St., Suite 102,, Denver CO 80211
Advocating for people with short- and long-term disabilities, and those with other denied insurance claims, Shawn McDermott is the founder of McDermott Law, LLC. He serves clients in Denver, Boulder, Fort Collins, Colorado Springs and all other areas throughout Colorado, and other states, with aggressive representation in cases that involve the following matters: bad faith claims, insurance denials, life insurance issues, accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D), the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), the Colorado Public Employment Retirement Association (PERA) and all personal injury mattes.After earning a Bachelor of Science in Engineering in 1988 from the University of Colorado Boulder, Mr. McDermott received a Juris Doctor from the University of Colorado Law School in 1992.Today, with extensive insurance claim and litigation experience, Mr. McDermott has spent his entire career working on cases that involve insurance companies. He knows how both sides handle claims and how to navigate situations in which a client has been denied benefits. He has handled more than a thousand cases in his career, with more than 250 requiring litigations in both state and federal courts.Although it would be easy to look at a case as simply facts on paper, Mr. McDermott and his highly experienced staff of attorneys, paralegals and legal assistants are more interested in getting to know clients and understanding their predicament. He seeks to understand how their lives have been affected and, more importantly, how his law firm can help.For his accomplishments, Mr. McDermott holds an Avvo Superbrating and was recognized by Law Week Colorado as the Best Disability Attorney in Colorado, as voted on by the public.Mr. McDermott is a published author and also a member of legal organizations, including the Colorado Bar Association, the Denver Bar Association, the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice.Outside of his practice, Mr. McDermott enjoys golfing, fly fishing, flying and skiing, and he loves to spend time with his wife and children.
4600 S Ulster St, Suite 800,, Denver CO 80237
Jonathan S. Sar
Attorney Jonathan S. Sar is a founding partner with the Leventhal Sar LLC law firm in Denver, Colorado. A highly rated and award-winning attorney, Mr. Sar devotes his practice to helping those who suffered an injury or loss as the result of someone elses negligence or wrongdoing, as well as policyholders whose insurance companies have unreasonable delayed or denied benefits.Over the course of his career, Mr. Sar has helped recover millions of dollars on behalf of those adversely affected by motor vehicle accidents, dangerous property conditions, dog bites, medical malpractice and other preventable tragedies, and he has earned a reputation as one of the top personal injury advocates in the region. Mr. Sar has also developed expertise in the area of insurance bad faith litigation, with an emphasis on property damage claims.In addition to handling all types of personal injury and wrongful death claims, Mr. Sar has extensive business law experience, and he has helped numerous commercial clients with their needs involving business formation and planning, mergers and acquisitions, contracts, and other related matters.A 2004 summa cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College, Mr. Sar attended Harvard Law School, where he obtained his Juris Doctor, cum laude, in 2008. He then received his license to practice in California and practiced for several years with one of the most prominent law firms in Los Angeles before relocating to Colorado. In 2012, he received his license to practice from the Colorado Bar Association and continued to hone his legal skills at another area law firm before helping to establish Leventhal Sar LLC in 2015.Recognized for his impeccable professionalism and exceptional service, Mr. Sar has received several awards and honors, including being named as one of the countrys Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers in 2016. He is also Lead Counsel verified, and he received the Avvo Clients Choice award in 2016.Mr. Sar maintains an active presence in his legal community, and he is a member of the American Bar Association and the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association as well as the Colorado Bar Association.
3200 Cherry Creek S. Drive, Suite 520,, Denver CO 80209
Attorney Samantha L. Pryor is the founder and managing member of The Halliburton Law Firm in Denver, Colorado, where she focuses her practice on personal injury law, business law and employment law.Mrs. Pryor is also the founder of Resolution Advocates, where she assists clients in resolving their disputes and reach agreements through negotiation and mediation rather than through expensive, time-consuming court battles.A native of Colorado, Mrs. Pryor has achieved notable success helping a diverse range of clients across the state with their most important legal matters, including maintaining a successful appellate practice, where she has gained widespread acclaim for her legal research and writing skills.Her wealth of experience in many legal areas makes her well-suited to handle the demands of her clients regardless of how complex or challenging their needs, and she has received numerous awards and honors for her professionalism and service. Most recently, the Denver Business Journal recognized Mrs. Pryor as a 40 under 40 Honoree in 2017, which is a high honor to recognize the best and brightest young leaders in the local business community. Mrs. Pryor was selected as one of the 40 honorees among a group of over 500 nominees in 2017. After earning her Bachelor of Arts in business administration - finance and accounting, magna cum laude, from Clark Atlanta University in 2004, Mrs. Pryor attended the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 2007. That same year, she received her license to practice law from the Colorado Supreme Court, and she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado as well as before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit.Active in her community, she is a member of several local, state and national bar associations, and she gives back to her local community as well through her involvement with numerous charitable and civic organizations.
8354 Northfield Boulevard, Building G, Suite 3700,, Denver CO 80238
Keith D. Lapuyade
A highly regarded civil trial lawyer, Keith D. Lapuyade joined the Overton Law Firm as a partner in May 2018. Practicing out of the firms office in Lakewood, Colorado, he provides representation to business and individual clients throughout Jefferson County, other parts of the greater Denver metropolitan area, and across the state. Admitted to practice before all Colorado and Oklahoma state courts, Mr. Lapuyade is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado as well as before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit.The types of cases that Mr. Lapuyade has worked on in a distinguished career that spans more than 30 years have included breach of fiduciary duties by executors and trustees, complex commercial disputes, personal injury and wrongful death litigation, professional liability defense, and bad faith and other insurance coverage claims. In addition to his excellent courtroom skills, he has handled many of these matters through mediation and before arbitration panels. His successful track record and superb ethics have earned Mr. Lapuyade the respect of his fellow members of the bar, as evidenced by his receipt of an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and an Excellent peer review rating through Avvo. He has also been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America.As an undergraduate, Mr. Lapuyade attended Louisiana State University, and he received a bachelors degree in 1981. He then went on to pursue his legal education at what was then known as O. W. Coburn School of Law, and he was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1986. Frequently asked to deliver presentations to groups of attorneys on topics related to his practice area, he is a member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and other professional groups.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.
165 South Union Boulevard, Suite 542,, DENVER CO 80228
Thomas J. Overton
A highly regarded civil trial attorney, Thomas J. Overton is the founder of the Overton Law Firm. From the firms office in Lakewood, Colorado, he provides representation to individual and business clients across the state in a variety of matters.Mr. Overtons experience encompasses general business litigation as well as personal injury and wrongful death cases. In the former area, he has worked on matters involving contract breaches, unfair competition, and shareholder and partner disputes. In his personal injury practice, Mr. Overton has represented clients who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties in cases involving motor vehicle accidents and defective products, and he has been able to obtain several sizable settlements and jury awards in that regard. His successful track record in all of these endeavors have earned him the acclaim of his fellow professionals, who have given him an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 Superb peer-review rating through Avvo. In addition, Mr. Overton has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, and he has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Overton is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.A Tennessee native, Mr. Overton obtained his legal education at the University of Tennessee College of Law, where he served on the Tennessee Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif before being awarded his Juris Doctor with high honors in 1982.
165 South Union Boulevard, Suite 542,, DENVER CO 80228
Luke W. McConnell
Attorney Luke W. McConnell is a partner with the Mulligan Breit McConnell, LLC, law firm in Denver, Colorado. Nationally recognized as a leading trial advocate, Mr. McConnell devotes his practice to protecting the rights and liberties of those facing serious criminal charges as well as those who experienced a violation of their civil rights or suffered an injury or loss as the result of someone elses negligence or wrongdoing.As a criminal defense attorney, Mr. McConnell has achieved notable success representing the accused throughout all stages of the criminal process. A former deputy public defender with the Office of the Colorado State Public Defender, he has gained invaluable insight into the states criminal justice system, which allows him to devise the most effective strategies possible, significantly increasing the odds of his clients achieving the favorable results they expect and deserve.In civil procedures, Mr. McConnell is equally effective, and he has helped recover many substantial settlements and awards for those dealing with civil rights and personal injury litigation involving a wide range of disputes and conflicts. In all cases, Mr. McConnell is fully committed to fighting against large, powerful corporations and government entities, and he has successfully tried 90 jury trials to verdict.A 2004 graduate of Whittier College, Mr. McConnell attended the University of Oregon School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2008. The Colorado Bar Association admitted him to practice that same year, and Mr. McConnell served with the Office of the Colorado State Public Defender for nearly five years before entering private practice.Active in his legal community, Mr. McConnell is a member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, the Colorado Bar Association, the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar and the Faculty of Federal Advocates. Recognized for his impeccable professionalism and service, he holds a high rating from Avvo, and The National Trial Lawyers voted him among the countrys Top 40 Under 40 for criminal defense in 2017.
Richard L. (Rick) Eddington
I have over 34 years experience in handling all types of personal injury and wrongful death actions. I have never worked for insurance companies and pride myself in helping people that have suffered injuries or the loss of a loved one through the negligence of someone else.Helping people who have been placed in a position of financial hardship due to the carelessness of another takes hard work and dedication to insure that their rights are fully and fairly protected. I care about each and every one of my clients and will go the extra mile to help protect them from insurance companies trying to take advantage of their misfortunes while they are the most vulnerable.
Joseph M. Elio
Mr. Elio, a Colorado native, has a diverse background in law with an emphasis in litigation, developed through experience as a Deputy District Attorney, as a United States Securities and Exchange Enforcement Attorney, and an associate municipal judge. Although he believes it is always in the best interest of the client to negotiate resolution through mediation and other settlement vehicles, he has extensive litigation experience in the event that settlement is unsuccessful. He has litigated cases in the following areas of law: personal injury, family, contract, bankruptcy, collections, criminal, general commercial, insurance bad faith, securities, landlord/tenant, and estate litigation. He has argued appellate cases before the Colorado Supreme Court and Court of Appeals.In his free time, Mr. Elio enjoys snowboarding, long-boarding, traveling with his family, and perfecting his spaghetti sauce for his annual family spaghetti sauce contest.