Reasons to Work with a Lawyer After Your Car Accident
When you’ve been injured in a car accident, it can be tough to recover on your own. You don’t have the legal experience you need to get the full compensation you deserve. On top of that, you’re in pain—maybe in the hospital. Sadly, many people struggle to get the compensation they need because they try to fight back alone in this difficult situation.
You may still have some doubts, and that’s understandable. But there are plenty of reasons to work with a lawyer after your car accident. It’s important to understand how difficult it can be to recover without help, as well as how much easier the whole process can be with a lawyer on your side.
They Know the Law
When you’re seeking compensation for your car crash, you’ll need to understand the laws that will affect your claim. For example, you may be running out of time to file. New Yorkers will have only three years to file before they’re barred from financial recovery.
Unfortunately, laws like these can affect your claim, leaving you with less compensation than you need or no compensation at all. Fortunately, a lawyer will understand the laws affecting your case. From New York’s fault laws to the laws about reporting your car crash, your attorney can help you understand every aspect of your case.
They Understand What Your Claim Is Really Worth
When you’re overwhelmed by the suffering you’ve experienced and the laws affecting your claim, you might struggle to assess the true value of your damages, both economic and non-economic.
The value of these damages can be difficult to determine, but a lawyer will have the tools and experience you need to make the process easy. These tools can help you find the full value of your claim, including your intangible, or non-economic, losses. Non-economic losses like pain and suffering can be difficult to calculate without help, so you may need a lawyer to calculate your claim’s true value.
They Can Win for You
When you’re struggling to get the full compensation you deserve, especially if you’ve taken your claim to court, it can be disheartening. You don’t have the courtroom experience you need to secure compensation that will help you overcome your injuries, and you may be unsure of what to do next.
Unfortunately, your compensation could be reduced if you’re not prepared for the coming legal fight. If you were accused of holding some blame for the accident, your compensation could be diminished by the percentage of blame you supposedly hold. Fortunately, the right lawyer can show that you don’t hold the blame.
Help After a Car Accident
Dealing with the aftermath of a serious car accident can be difficult and devastating. You’re struggling to juggle all the different parts of your claim. That’s especially true if you’re alone and struggling to get the full compensation you need to recover.
Fortunately, your lawyer at Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP can help you. You have plenty of reasons to work with a lawyer after your car accident, and we can review those reasons during your free consultation. You’ll have a chance to talk to us for free before you make any decisions about your case.
Ready to get started? Reach out to our firm for help. Give us a call at 1-800-VICTIM2 (842-8462) or complete the online form below to get started.