What to look for in a personal injury lawyer?

Hiring a personal injury lawyer if you have been involved in an accident is a smart move. A personal injury lawyer at Melaragno, Placidi & Parini will work to determine the value of your claim according to the injuries sustained. We will explain every step of a legal claim to you and make sure you are aware of your legal rights to make an informed decision. Our attorneys have decades of outstanding legal experience helping people like you.

Most accident survivors have no idea what their injuries may be worth in terms of compensation. Your Melaragno, Placidi & Parini personal injury lawyer can help you determine what your injuries may be worth, and this is important because settling insurance claims is not a smooth process without the help of a personal injury lawyer. We are noted for our tenacity and persistence when seeking justice for injured clients.

We take the time to explain the whole process of a personal injury claim for you, answer all your questions, and handle all the details that usually accompany such a lawsuit. Hiring an attorney to speak for you is best, as survivors attempting to file a case on their own can lose thousands in compensation because they are not aware of what their injuries are worth. The in-depth training of a personal injury attorney ensures they can obtain a fair settlement or award because they do know the value of injuries.

Having a legal representative also means insurance companies cannot take advantage of you by playing games with legal technicalities. An attorney can leverage that experience and knowledge to take a case to court should the insurance company balk at offering a fair settlement.

Plaintiffs are also not often aware that they may be eligible for other damages or whose insurance pays for what. Personal injury attorneys know their craft and know it well at Melaragno, Placidi & Parini. We also outline to accident survivors that Pennsylvania is a choice no-fault state which means if you are in an accident and only have limited tort coverage, you may not be eligible for damages for pain and suffering. However, the personal injury attorneys at Melaragno, Placidi & Parini know how to investigate if your case meets an exception allowing you to recover these damages even if you have limited tort. Should you have full tort coverage, the lawyers at Melaragno, Placidi and Parini can help you maximize your damages for pain and suffering.

Hiring a personal injury lawyer demonstrates that the claim is fact-based, and that liability is provable on the defendant’s part. At Melaragno, Placidi & Parini, we will work to prove the defendant owed the plaintiff a duty of care to drive safely, that the defendant did not do so and that the defendant or multiple defendants caused the injuries the plaintiff sustained.

At Melaragno, Placidi & Parini, we work with you from when you come to see us until your case is completed. We aim to obtain a fair and equitable settlement for you and take the case to court if the insurance company does not cooperate. We have extensive and in-depth experience in personal injury law. Our clients are comfortable with us, as they are like family, which is an important factor when choosing a personal injury lawyer.

You can find a personal injury attorney in attorney directories, via the State Bar Association, or through friends or family referrals. You can also surf online for law firms and read the attorneys’ biographies and learn about their approach to dealing with clients and their areas of practice. Always interview a lawyer at your first meeting. Ask questions about your accident case. If you are not happy with the attorney, keep seeking a personal injury attorney who feels right.

Melaragno, Placidi & Parini has the answers you need to determine your legal rights and how to file a personal injury claim. If you have been involved in an accident, Melaragno, Placidi & Parini can help you obtain the equitable compensation you deserve.

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