Personal Injury Lawyer Indian River County
Why hire a personal injury lawyer?
Physical injuries can change your life in many ways. Not only can they diminish your overall quality of life, they can result in serious financial stress, especially if you're no longer able to perform your job and have to pay for current and future medical care.
If you've experienced a personal injury that was caused by a third party, you may be entitled to compensation. Here at The Chesnutt Law Firm, we can help you make your case and put you in the best possible position to receive the compensation you deserve.
Reasons to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer
There are cases where you might think that a personal injury lawyer isn't necessary. For example, your injury may be the result of an accident that cannot be disproved and is basically an open and shut case. The insurance company may even approach you with an offer before you've even had a chance to consult with a lawyer. However, you should still speak with a personal injury attorney for the following reasons
- The legal process can be daunting - A personal injury lawyer can speak with insurance companies on your behalf as well as properly complete all the necessary paperwork when it comes time to file a claim or a lawsuit. By allowing a personal injury attorney to take care of these tasks, you can focus on recovering from the injuries you've incurred.
- A lawyer can calculate how much compensation you deserve - One of the risks of not using a lawyer is that most insurance companies will come in with initial compensation offers that are well below what you could get or what you deserve. A good lawyer can help determine how much your compensation should be by factoring in things like current and future medical costs, past and future lost wages, costs of damages to personal property, the loss of quality of life and even pain and suffering caused by the injury.
- A lawyer will build your case - A good personal injury lawyer will gather all the documentation they need to strengthen your case, such as eyewitness statements, medical records and more. They'll often interview witnesses and police officers, and even do additional investigative work to further strengthen your case.
- They will represent you in court - If compensation cannot be agreed upon. a good lawyer will be to take the responsible party to court and make your case during a trial so that you can be awarded compensation.
Why Choose The Chesnutt Law Firm
Here at The Chesnutt Law Firm, we have experience handling a wide variety of personal injury-related cases, including medical malpractice, medical negligence, slip and fall accidents, nursing home abuse, child abuse, children's injuries, auto accidents, truck accidents and more.
If you've experienced an injury as a result of the negligent or purposeful actions of a third party, then be sure to contact us
at The Chesnutt Law Firm for a case evaluation by calling 772-492-3330 today.