Verdicts & Settlements: $20 million awarded - child sex abuse case in Stamford    $1.1 million won - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder    $1 million - Injured worker requiring back surgery    $1 million+ Awarded - Woman in car accident Rt. 17    $975,000 Recovered - Foot Injury at Work    $650,000 Recovered - Woman suffered neck injury required surgery    $580,000 Recovered - Head Trauma as a Result of Falling Downstairs    $500,000 Recovered - Pedestrian Hit by Car    $500,000 Recovered - Rear End Car Accident    $425,000 Recovered - Rear End Tractor Trailer Accident    $380,000 Recovered - Dog Bite by Police Dog    $155,000 Recovered - Slip and Fall on Walkway    $125,000 Recovered - Slip and Fall at a Supermarket

How Do I Choose the Right Car Accident Lawyer?

Here are some tips on making the right choice when choosing a car accident lawyer:

Referrals: Ask your friends and family if they know of a reliable lawyer or if they have worked with any accident lawyer in the past and had a positive experience.

Experience: Choose a lawyer who has experience in handling car accident cases. An experienced car accident lawyer will know the ins and outs of the law. He or she will also know how to negotiate with the insurance company and help settle your car accident case in your favor.

Communication: Lawyers are busy professionals, but they should take the time to respond to your calls. A car accident lawyer who communicates effectively will inform you of your rights, keep you updated about your case and inform you of the potential outcomes of your case.

Great history: Before you hire a car accident lawyer, it is essential to do a background check on his or her legal representation history. Check the lawyer’s credentials and accreditation. Review the kind of cases he or she has handled in the past and how many cases they have won.