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    Is It Worth Getting a Personal Injury Lawyer?
    February 21 2022

    In 2019, over 2.5 million people were treated in emergency departments for injuries from motor vehicle crashes. If you are one of the millions of people injured in a car accident this year, you may be wondering, “Is it worth getting a personal injury lawyer?” We want you to feel confident in your decision to hire (or not hire) a personal injury lawyer. Here, we will go over six reasons  why it is worth getting a personal injury lawyer. 

    We hope the below discussion helps you decide that your car accident is worth getting a personal injury lawyer. A personal injury lawyer will help to protect your rights and ensure you receive maximum compensation.

    As a Las Vegas accident victim, you don’t want to fight alone against insurance companies. They do not have your best interests in mind. Anthem Injury Lawyers has a dedicated team of lawyers and staff ready to help you with your personal injury case. Insurance companies and other parties are not interested in helping you receive what you should as a victim in a Las Vegas car accident. You need an experienced car accident lawyer with a proven track record of winning cases like yours, for significant compensation. Our lawyers have over 25 years of experience winning top compensation for Las Vegas car accident victims.

    Don’t wait to contact our Las Vegas car accident lawyers. Time is of the essence when pursuing compensation in car accident cases. Contact Anthem Injury Lawyers today at (702) 745-8172 to make an appointment for a free consultation.

    What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer?

    Do you know what we mean when we talk about personal injury? A personal injury is a physical or psychological injury that occurred as a result of the negligence or careless acts of another.

    Personal injury law is one of many areas of law. A personal injury lawyer is a lawyer who has chosen to specialize in personal injury law.

    Keep in mind that personal injury law is a very broad practice area. That is why lawyers that specialize in personal injury law choose to focus on select practice areas. One such practice area is motor vehicle accidents. The lawyers at Anthem Injury Lawyers have over 25 years of experience specializing in motor vehicle accidents.

    Now that you understand what a personal injury lawyer is, we can discuss the six reasons why it is worth getting a personal injury lawyer.

    1. Insurance Companies Are Not on Your Side

    If you have been injured in a car accident, then you (or your lawyer) will have to deal with insurance companies. The insurance companies are not on your side and can present many challenges to the unrepresented individual. There are many things that insurance companies can do that are not in your interest including the following:

    • Refusing to negotiate
    • Not responding in a timely manner
    • Giving you a low settlement offer
    • Denying your claim

    A personal injury lawyer advocates for their client and has experience dealing with insurance companies. Most insurance companies have different protocols for handling claims when a person has a lawyer. That is because lawyers understand personal injury claims. They have the knowledge and expertise necessary to value their client’s claim and advocate for their rights. Most people do not have this same knowledge and expertise. Insurance companies will take advantage of this lack of knowledge for their own benefit.

    2. You’ve Been Injured

    The main reason to consider hiring a personal injury lawyer is if you’ve been injured. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, you will want a personal injury lawyer experienced in handling car accident injuries. Even the most minor injuries can have long-term consequences. A personal injury lawyer knows how to gather documentation regarding injuries and how to value those injuries.

    The lawyers at Anthem Injury Lawyers have experience representing clients who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents. The team has experience dealing with all types of injuries, including traumatic brain injuries and spinal cord injuries. If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you should seek medical care immediately. Once you have sought medical care, you should contact the experienced team at Anthem Injury Lawyers. Contact us today at (702) 745-8174 to make an appointment for a free consultation.

    3. You’re Seeking Damages

    If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, you may be entitled to damages. Damages are monetary compensation. There are many different types of damages that you may be entitled to as a result of the accident. A personal injury lawyer will understand what types of damages that you may be entitled to. They will also understand the damage amounts that you can claim. This knowledge comes from years of experience advocating for clients. Without an experienced lawyer, you may be missing out on your right to significant compensation.

    4. Increase Your Chance of a Successful Outcome

    Nobody can guarantee the outcome of your personal injury case. However, retaining a lawyer experienced in motor vehicle accidents does give you the best opportunity for a successful outcome. Lawyers understand the complexities of the law and dealing with other parties. They also are zealous advocates for their clients and work to ensure their clients get the best possible outcome. 

    The legal process is complex. It can be time-consuming, expensive, and difficult to navigate the complexities of litigation on your own. Especially if your case goes to trial. A personal injury lawyer will increase your chance of a successful outcome.

    5. You’re Concerned About Cost

    A major factor influencing a person’s decision to hire a lawyer is cost. Anytime you hire a lawyer, it is important to discuss fees and costs. Many personal injury lawyers take on cases on a contingency basis. Contingency basis means that the lawyer does not get paid unless their client receives monetary compensation. The lawyers at Anthem Injury Lawyers work on a contingency basis. This means that we don’t get paid unless you do. We also offer free consultations. This means that you lose nothing by meeting with us to discuss your case.

    6. Peace of Mind

    A motor vehicle accident can upend your life. An accident can cause unnecessary stress, financial hardships, and emotional strain in addition to other physical injuries. Handling a personal injury claim on your own is a difficult endeavor. Handling a personal injury claim in the midst of recovering from a motor vehicle accident only increases the difficulties.

    When you hire an experienced personal injury lawyer, you will get peace of mind knowing that they are advocating for your best interests. They will deal with the complexities of the legal process so that you can focus on healing.

    EXPERIENCED LAS VEGAS PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS

    If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident, the most important thing you can do is to contact an experienced personal injury lawyer. A personal injury lawyer can help you protect your rights and navigate the complications that come with a motor vehicle accident.

    Sometimes people are unsure of whether or not they need an attorney, or if a personal injury attorney can really make a difference in receiving compensation. Our experienced team of personal injury attorneys gives you the best opportunity to get the compensation you deserve for your injuries.

    Well-meaning friends may tell you that a personal injury lawyer in Las Vegas is too expensive. This is not true! As discussed in this article, we work on a contingency fee basis. This means that you won’t have to worry about affordability. Plus, with our extensive motor vehicle accident case experience, you have the best chance for a positive outcome for your case.

    Remember—when it comes to seeking maximum compensation, you’ll want to put your case in the hands of the experts at Anthem Injury Lawyers. We have over 25 years of experience representing Las Vegas accident victims. Contact us today at (702) 745-8172 to make an appointment for a free consultation.

    Published by Anthony Golden

    Attorney Anthony B. Golden (“Tony”) is one of the founding partners of Anthem Injury Lawyers. Tony represents clients in all aspects of personal injury cases, from pre-litigation through jury trials and appeals. Tony has a proven track record of successfully representing clients in trials, arbitration, and appeals, as well as assisting clients in resolving high-value cases in mediation.

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