Personal Injury FAQ
Counsel from an Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer
Personal injury accidents are frustrating, especially as the carelessness and negligence of someone else caused your suffering and now you are left to deal with the consequences. Fortunately, with the help of an Atlanta personal injury lawyer, you can trust that your suffering will not go without compensation.
Henningsen Injury Attorneys, P.C. has over 45 years of combined experience in personal injury law and countless successful verdicts on their record. Our frequently asked questions below are a great place to get started for your uncertainties regarding your case. For personalized counsel, contact us today and we would be honored to assist you if possible.
Common Questions Regarding Injury Claims
The total amount of compensation varies from case to case and depends on multiple factors. When evaluating your case, we will look at your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. The more serious your case, the more compensation you are likely to receive.
Negligence matters because this is the basis of your personal injury case. By proving negligence, you prove that the other party did not exercise enough caution, and this is what caused your injuries.
The state of Georgia follows a statute of limitations which determines how long you have after your injury to file a lawsuit. Typically, you have two years from the date of your injury to file a lawsuit. If you wait too long, you will be unable to file.
No. We cannot stress this enough. Most insurance companies are hoping to settle every claim as quickly as possible, which means that they will offer a low settlement right away. Your attorney can ensure that you receive a fair settlement.
Receiving medical care is the number one priority. After that, it is important to secure legal counsel right away in order to retain necessary evidence for your case.
Our firm starts every case with a free consultation to understand what ultimate goal we're working towards. We will then provide skilled legal counsel unique to your circumstances and fight aggressively for the highest level of compensation possible. Because we work on a contingency fee basis ,you don't pay unless we win your case. Henningsen Injury Attorneys, P.C. are committed to your best!
Don’t wait to begin the process of filing your claim! Contact an Atlanta personal injury lawyer from our firm today to schedule your free consultation.