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Time to Call a Personal Injury Lawyer

In personal injury cases, an experienced personal injury attorney can make or break your case. In many situations, the very presence of an attorney can persuade insurance companies to be a little more accommodating to an injured person’s claim. This alone is worth the money a person pays to have a lawyer represent them, but that is just the tip of the iceberg. More importantly, a personal injury attorney understands the complex laws that surround a personal injury claim, which demand rigorous attention and hold strict deadlines. Also, with more severe injury cases or specific uncommon injury claims, the amount of compensation that is available may be different from what is usually distributed because is disputing the claim in some way. However, this is when an experienced personal injury can be the most effective in the case. At One Law Group in Beverly Hills, our team of personal injury lawyers understands the complexities of these laws and we have years of experience in dealing with insurance companies to negotiate the most suitable compensation amount for our clients. If you have been injured because of the negligence of another person or a company, you may be entitled to recover damages for your...

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What is Considered Personal Injury?

The term “personal injury,” from a legal standpoint, is how attorneys describe an injury that a person suffered from the negligence of a business or a person. The most common form of personal injury occurs during an auto accident. In this case, whiplash is the most prevalent injury suffered. In fact, if you are 30 years of age or older, the chances of whiplash occurring are more likely than those under 30 years old based on the fragility of the body as we age. In the event that you did not cause the accident, this injury may be legally pursued for compensation to cover medical expenses. A personal injury can happen in several other instances that do not involve auto accidents. Unfortunately, these types of injuries can happen unexpectedly at any time, any place, and for any reason, and it is our duty at One Law Group to prove that negligence was present. For instance, you could be shopping and slip on a spill in the aisle that was neglected to be cleaned up or marked by an employee. Perhaps one of the shelves falls on you and injures you in some way all because it wasn’t assembled correctly. This again may...

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Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

Personal Injury Attorney Beverly Hills

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Keep This in Mind before Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]Most offer free consultations. If you haven’t called a personal injury attorney yet because you think they cost too much, don’t forget that a good lawyer is typically willing to discuss the basic facts of your case and whether or not they can help you with your case for free. Most lawyers and attorneys have free initial consultations, so it doesn’t hurt to ask before you make the mistake of taking on a case on your own.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_column_text]Be sure they are experienced. Typically you will find that some law firms will limit their practice to one or two subjects of law. If you have been injured due to the negligence of another party, be sure to hire a lawyer that is experienced with personal injury claims. Personal injury attorneys have more experience with the type of claim you are filing and can help you with greater aspects of your case.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_column_text]A lawsuit may not be necessary. There are many instances where filed cases settle without going to trial. These cases do not need a lawsuit in order to be settled. For example, some lawyers may sometimes get the most...

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