I am a California licensed attorney, active in my community. I am an active member of the Rohnert Park Chamber of Commerce, Sonoma County Bar Association, Rohnert Park Cotati Rotary... more
I am a California licensed attorney, active in my community. I am an active member of the Rohnert Park Chamber of Commerce, Sonoma County Bar Association, Rohnert Park Cotati Rotary and Rotary International (a Paul Harris Fellow), Business Network International-Direct Connections, and many other associations. I believe that an attorney must not only represent her clients to the a... view profile
A personal injury lawyer works with clients who have suffered a physical or emotional injury, usually by accident or mistake. They cover cases such as car accidents, botched surgery, and harassment. Personal injury attorneys know how the insurance claim process works, they know what evidence to gather, and they know how to calculate and present a claim for damages. Many personal injury attorneys take cases on a contingency basis, which means they receive an agreed-upon percentage of the payment you receive, also called the personal injury settlement. If you don't recover any money, they don't get paid their fee. Personal injury lawyers also know how to defend you if someone thinks an injury is your fault.