What are the benefits of hiring an attorney?
Studies have shown there are numerous benefits to hiring an attorney to represent your personal injury case. Attorneys are experts at negotiating with insurance adjusters, obtaining comprehensive medical records, and even arguing litigation cases before a judge and jury. These same studies show the average settlement of a personal injury case increases exponentially if an attorney is hired to represent the injured party. In most any scenario, hiring an attorney is one of the best decisions you can make following an accident.
How much will I have to pay upfront to hire an Advocate?
Put simply, nothing. Our firm works on a contingency basis. This means we do not charge any upfront, out-of-pocket fees. Our attorneys charge a basic percentage of the final settlement, so we don’t get paid unless you do.
How large of a settlement should I expect?
No two accidents are the same and neither are our clients. It is our job as Advocates to do whatever possible to return your life to normal again. To accomplish this goal, we seek compensation for any losses and expenses you were burdened with as a result of your accident:
*Physical therapy bills
*Personal recovery time
We understand how quickly medical bills can pile up and bury you beneath a mountain of debt. If you hire The Advocates, we will fight every day to make your life whole again and put you on the road to recovery. Contact us today for a free case evaluation.
Nothing can shake you up like being blindsided during your daily commute. Car accidents not only ruin your day, but they create a financial burden. A serious accident can set you back on your daily tasks and cause serious bodily injury or death. Since 1993, the Advocates Law has helped thousands of victims recover millions of dollars in damages and trauma caused by an automobile accident. If you are involved in an accident, who will pay your medical bills? Do you have a case? How will you get by if you can’t work? What’s the next step? The Advocates Law can help answer any of these questions. The Advocates Law will hold your hand as they guide you through the legal maze.
How Will an Attorney Help Me with My Medical Bills?
Washington state law requires all drivers to have liability insurance and personal injury protection (PIP). Therefore, the at-fault insurance should pay your medical bills. Your PIP will also assist in covering part of your losses.
Contact the Advocates Law for a free consultation if you have questions on how to solve insurance issues within your automobile accident case.
It Is Your Right to Retain a Car Accident Lawyer to Recover a Fair Settlement for Damages, Injuries, Missed Work and Expenses.
Hiring a personal injury lawyer to represent you will give the advantage needed to get compensation after a car accident. The Advocates Law guarantee the settlement offered by the insurance companies will be just and will provide enough support to assist in covering all of your medication bills.
Car Accident Statistics
In the state of Washington, automobile accident statistics are tracked by a primary cause and secondary cause. Example of those causes are distracted drivers, impaired drivers, motorcycle, and speeding accidents. In 2012, the Washington Traffic Safety Commission reported the occurrence of one car crash every five minutes. They also said there was a death resulting from a car accident every 20 hours. A motorcyclist was involved in a collision once every four hours. A pedestrian or bicyclist was hit every three hours. There were a grand total of 33,133 car accidents involving injuries in 2012. These statistics are incredibly alarming, especially when considering the safety of you and your family during your daily commute.
Let the Advocates Law help protect your rights.
Automobile Accident Injury Types
The car driver and passengers can sustain a number of injuries dependent on how the car was hit. These injures depend on wearing seat belts, as well as the size and type of vehicle.
Some common injuries include:
- Traumatic brain injury and concussions
- Lacerations or cuts
- Broken bones or fractures
- Internal organ injuries
- Spine, back, and neck injuries
Some of the more common automobile accident types are:
- Head-on collision
- Rollover accident
- Rear-ended accident
- Side impact
- T-bone accident
- Sideswiped collision
- Single car accident
- Multi-vehicle pileup accident
Regardless of the intensity of your injuries or damages, contact the Advocates Law to get your free consultation today.
The Advocates Law Fee
One common question is how much does hiring an attorney cost. At the Advocates Law, our attorneys work on a contingency basis. There are never any attorney fees for advice, consultation or case evaluation, and if you choose us, our attorneys are only paid if we win your case or negotiate a settlement on your behalf. The Advocates Law has adopted this structure to remove any financial risk for a client. Choose the Advocates Law to ensure you have a skilled and experienced personal injury lawyer to defend your rights and litigate on your behalf.