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Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer

Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer

Among some of the most complicated jobs you can have, personal injury law is one of them. This profession usually involves a lot of specialties when it comes to practices and rules. This is why you are always advised to look for a lawyer that has specialized in a specific practice. With many people always parading themselves as lawyers when you are looking for one, it becomes difficult to pick the right person to handle your case. But, you still want quality representation, right? Below are some ideas that should help you hire the right personal injury lawyer for your specific case in Utah.

One of the things to always go for when looking to find a great personal injury lawyer is his or her history when it comes to taking cases to trials. Even with the huge number of people practicing personal injury law, most of them have never been inside a courtroom.

Such attorneys will take your case only to start giving you pressure to accept a lower settlement when things become tough.

On the other hand, when insurance companies notice this weakness, they will use it to their advantage and try to make you some silly offers in order for them to settle your case with less effort or not at all. This is why it is advised that you choose a lawyer that is not afraid of taking your case to trials.

Would you want a lawyer always known for settling for low verdicts representing you? I guess not. Especially, when you have a huge case involving serious injuries, you need to know whether your attorney can be able to deliver a high settlement or verdict. You can go ahead and ask about their success rate in this and so on.

Well, you may not be having million dollar cases every time but it is still a good idea when you pick a lawyer that you know is capable of delivering great results.

It is also quite important that you hire a lawyer with adequate resources to handle your case. This usually includes everything that can help in developing your case.

As you might know, it is expensive when it comes to preparing the personal injury cases since the process always involves a lot of experts such as bio-mechanics, doctors, accident reconstruction experts, economists and life care planners among others.

All these make the expense to be quite costly hence the need to pick a lawyer that has sufficient resources. When prepared properly, the cost of a single personal injury case can be more than $100, 000 and therefore proper case development is always needed if you want to stand a chance of winning.

You should also consider reading the testimonials of our past clients that the attorney you are looking to hire has recently worked with. A good lawyer will always allow you to contact some of his or her past clients. This will allow you to know more about the person you are about to hire in terms of work or services offered.

If an attorney doesn’t want you to contact the clients he or she has represented, there must be something they are hiding and doesn’t want you to know. This is not a good indication and therefore you should move on and try to find another personal injury attorney.

Well, nobody always wishes to be involved in an accident but they just happen and unfortunately, injuries occur. This is why it is a great idea to always be ready when such things happen by hiring a great personal injury lawyer and these few tips can help you get started. Click here to see the benefits of hiring our law firm.

You can always know that you are dealing with a great attorney when he or she is an active member of state and national trial groups for lawyers. This is because, with active involvements in these groups, they also get to learn from other great personal injury attorneys and therefore making them better.

Getting such a lawyer can help you a lot especially in today’s society where most insurance companies will go to the extent of using dirty tricks just to avoid offering full compensation to an injured victim. From the groups, they can always be updated on the current trends hence making them great in their work.

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It’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when. Legal problems come to everyone. Whether it’s your son who gets in a car wreck, your uncle who loses his job and needs to file for bankruptcy, your sister’s brother who’s getting divorced, or a grandparent that passes away without a will -all of us have legal issues and questions that arise. So when you need legal help from a personal injury attorney, please call Ascent Law for your free consultation (801) 676-5506. We want to help you.

Michael R. Anderson, JD

Ascent Law LLC
8833 S. Redwood Road, Suite C
West Jordan, Utah
84088 United States

Telephone: (801) 676-5506

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People who want a lot of Bull go to a Butcher. People who want results navigating a complex legal field go to a Lawyer that they can trust. That’s where I come in. I am Michael Anderson, an Attorney in the Salt Lake area focusing on the needs of the Average Joe wanting a better life for him and his family. I’m the Lawyer you can trust. I grew up in Utah and love it here. I am a Father to three, a Husband to one, and an Entrepreneur. I understand the feelings of joy each of those roles bring, and I understand the feeling of disappointment, fear, and regret when things go wrong. I attended the University of Utah where I received a B.A. degree in 2010 and a J.D. in 2014. I have focused my practice in Wills, Trusts, Real Estate, and Business Law. I love the thrill of helping clients secure their future, leaving a real legacy to their children. Unfortunately when problems arise with families. I also practice Family Law, with a focus on keeping relationships between the soon to be Ex’s civil for the benefit of their children and allowing both to walk away quickly with their heads held high. Before you worry too much about losing everything that you have worked for, before you permit yourself to be bullied by your soon to be ex, before you shed one more tear in silence, call me. I’m the Lawyer you can trust.