Why hire an Experienced Personal Injury Attorney

If you’ve been injured as the result of the actions, inactions, or negligence of someone else, then you might be considering taking legal action. Of course, this can be a daunting process that is intimidating to anyone. That’s when it’s time to consider outside help. In times like these, hiring a personal injury attorney might be the right move. If you’re not sure if an injury attorney is a right call for your case, here are some reasons to consider it:

  • You have a higher chance of winning. The most important reason is also the simplest: hiring a personal injury lawyer, instead of representing yourself, greatly increases the chance that you will win your case. It’s like hiring a professional football team versus anyone else. Attorneys are experts at winning cases; that’s what they do. Why even consider anyone else?
  • You have experience in your corner. Even the simplest of personal injury cases can go in difficult or unexpected directions. Having an experienced attorney on your side means that you have someone who knows how to navigate these twists and turns.
  • You usually pay nothing in fees. In most cases, a personal injury attorney is paid only if they win the case, and then only a percentage of what the client gets from the settlement. This means that you never have to pay out of your own pocket for the attorney’s services. What have you got to lose?
  • You have someone on your team to help. Personal injury attorneys don’t just show up in court when it’s time. They spend hours and days and weeks ahead of time, working with you to build as strong a case as possible. This means working with investigators, police, and others who can help. So, instead of you trying to do it all by yourself, your attorney becomes a very helpful and invaluable member of your team.
  • You have the most thorough, comprehensive case possible. Hiring a personal injury attorney is just the start. Once you do so, you can be sure your lawyer will examine every aspect of your case, finding any gaps or other weak areas. With the experience and expertise, your attorney brings to the table, you can be sure that his or her presence on your team will translate to the strongest possible case.

So, if you’ve been on the fence about whether to hire a personal injury attorney, hopefully, these reasons will convince you. If you’d like to talk to someone today about your case, please contact us today.

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Clauson Law has focused on representing the injured and disabled for over 10 years. We have handled thousands of cases. Each client is important to us and has a unique situation.