The most satisfying part of my job is fighting for people who are faced with... more
The most satisfying part of my job is fighting for people who are faced with toughest situation of their lives. I get to learn their story and present it from a perspective that the law doesn’t usually see—the client’s. Whether defending someone from false accusations or simply from a system that too often favors harsh consequences, practicing trial law allows me to show a prosecutors, judges, ... 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.