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Posted by a Car Accident client, Flag
I'm really frustrated with my experience here. They seem to be losing staff left and right, nobody ever returns calls or follows up, and I've had to threaten repeatedly to find another lawyer to get anything done on my case. My medical treatment was completed within a few months after I went to them, and I just wanted to wrap up the case. They somehow managed to delay so much that we were approaching the statute of limitations by the time they finally negotiated my settlement!
Church Rietzke came very highly recommended, but I think they must be in over their heads. They do not seem capable of responding to their work load or clients in a timely manner.
Posted by Marsha, a Personal Injury client, Flag
I retained Terry as my attorney in a personal injury case involving a car accident in which I was the victim in 2008. The case was complicated and lengthy primarily due to the extent of my injuries and the treatment required: four knee surgeries over a two-year period. I could not have worked with a better attorney. Terry kept me informed throughout the case. Terry listened to my concerns and thoroughly discussed every action before taking those actions to make sure I understood what he was doing and that I agreed with the course he was taking. Terry really was my advocate and I felt that I could trust him with all phases of the case, including giving me advice that may have been difficult to accept. Terry is extremely knowledgeable and I respect his advice because I know he speaks from a position of knowledge and experience. I would highly recommend Terry as an attorney. Unfortunately, I was in a similar car accident recently, again as the victim. I have retained Terry again and would not consider working with any other attorney as long as Terry would be available.
Posted by Meggan, a Car Accident client, Flag
Terry Church's representation of my case was done with the highest regard of standards, ethics and due diligence. I immediately knew upon initial consultation that I wanted Terry Church on my side; advocating for my rights as an injured party. He was very dedicated to the details of presentation and communication to me as a client and I always felt up-to-date on the status of my case; which was rather complex due to the multiple parties involved and a variety of other factors. I was in the middle of a three-car, one tractor-trailer accident on a busy Memorial Day weekend while driving home on I-5. Every driver involved had a different version of how the accident transpired and the State Trooper who responded to the accident was not very thorough in completing the investigation (i.e. mislabeling vehicles in the accident report). My vehicle was totaled and I required almost nine months of medical care. Due to the complexities of my case, it was over two years from the date of the accident to the date of arbitration. Terry was fully prepared to take my case to arbitration (and he met with me to ensure I felt prepared as well). However, one week prior to the scheduled arbitration, a settlement was offered by the insurance company of the truck driver, who was in front of me at the time of the accident. Terry spoke at length with me about the initial settlement offer and I was confident in his ability to aggressively negotiate on my behalf. He really battled to increase the insurance company's settlement offers (I receive settlement money from both the truck driver in front of me as well as the driver who rear-ended my vehicle). He also worked with my insurance company and they reduced the amount of money I was to pay back for medical care, thereby increasing my overall settlement amount. I believe Terry's experience, knowledge, and personal dedication to my case were integral in obtaining an outcome I was very pleased with. You want an attorney who will listen to you and who also has compassion about your case. If you are ever injured in an automobile collision or other accident, I would highly recommend contacting Church Rietzke, PLLC. Their entire legal team is truly top-notch.
Posted by Ermma, a Personal Injury client, Flag
Terry Church and his staff provided wonderful legal service to me during my accident recovery and throughout the entire time period for my case, which was 3 years. I have recommended Terry and his office to other accident victims. He and his staff were very responsive to my needs and requests. I fully trusted that he was giving the best legal advice to me, which resulted in very favorable outcome of my case.