How To Work With A Personal Injury Lawyer
Many people injured due to negligence have never before worked with a lawyer. Many are sometimes even intimidated at the idea of hiring a lawyer. Knowing how to work with a personal injury lawyer will ensure that you have a pleasant and productive relationship with your attorney.
When you have a lawyer helping you with an accident, he and his staff will be handling all aspects of the case for you. Essentially the only things you need to worry about is receiving your medical treatment, as well as keeping your lawyer informed about the status of your medical treatment and your injuries. For example, this would apply to someone injured in a car accident and who is receiving medical treatment. It also applies to someone with an ongoing workers compensation claim who has an attorney.
During the case you and your attorney will be discussing the case periodically during the case. Once he has a settlement offer from the insurance company for you, he will call you to let you know the offer.
Even if your case does not settle, and the case has to go trial, your attorney will do all the work at trial. The only thing you will need to do at trial is direct and cross examination.
Working with a personal injury lawyer is very easy, and not at all scary or intimidating. If you had an accident, it makes sense to hire a lawyer to help you. That way, you will make the best possible legal decision for your legal matter.
Contact the Law Office of Christopher Earley for a free consultation personal injury accident lawyer that can help you with your case.