I'm a self reliant problem solver with intense stamina. Many people say I'm... more
I'm a self reliant problem solver with intense stamina. Many people say I'm extremely competitive but I just hate losing. For the first part of my legal career I practiced workers' compensation, personal injury and Social Security disability in Maryland and Washington, DC. These days, my practice is more concentrated in handling signficant personal injury claims as well as helping to manage the... 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.