Personal Injury Attorney in St. Louis
Why hire a St. Louis personal injury lawyer?
An individual injured in an accident can benefit from the legal guidance and assistance from an experienced personal injury attorney as an injured victim may not know what the next step is to take following an accident. At a time as troubling at this, it can be reassuring to know that attorneys and support staff are there to help with the legal aspects of an accident.
If you have been involved in a preventable accident, it is important to contact a St. Louis personal injury attorney to ensure the protection of the rights to
compensation. We at Onder, Shelton, O'Leary & Peterson, LLC have successfully represented many clients with their personal injury cases to receive the maximum monetary compensation for their injuries. We encourage you to contact us today to learn more about how we can help you.
Defending the Victims of St. Louis Injuries
Accidents can cause many types of injuries. Common injuries people suffer from are soft tissue injuries, fractures, dislocations,
traumatic brain damage,
spinal cord injuries, paralysis, internal organ damage, amputations, coma or
death. An individual could need prolonged medical treatment and rehabilitation and the loss of work can cause hardship for a household due to loss of income. Personal injuries cause suffering to individuals physically and mentally and a lawyer with experience in all types of accidents and injuries can help an individual receive the compensation deserved for the suffering from injuries.
A determination in a personal injury claim as to the party responsible is part of the legal process; establishing liability often requires the knowledge of an injury lawyer. Once the issue of liability is established, an attorney can guide the case to conclusion. A liable party may be responsible to the victim for the injuries in the form of damages for loss of earnings, medical costs, property damage, pain and suffering and loss of companionship.
It is best not to go it alone in dealing with liability issues and insurance companies. Dealing with insurance companies can be intimidating and insurance companies will often minimize injuries and offer a settlement for a smaller amount of money than the injuries are worth. A settlement agreement may mean the forfeiture of any possible further compensation. It is best to consult with an injury attorney before settling an insurance claim. Make an appointment today for a case evaluation with a qualified attorney from the Onder Law Firm.
Contact a St. Louis personal injury lawyer
for legal representation you can trust.