Why You Need A Personal Injury Lawyer Rather Than A Case Manager Or Paralegal To Handle Your Case

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There are essentially two ways for a law firm to handle your personal injury case: (1) have you work primarily with a personal injury lawyer throughout your lawsuit or (2) have you work primarily with a case manager or paralegal, particularly during the early stages of your case (when evidence development could not be more critical to the ultimate value of your claim).  I cannot think of any advantages to the second approach, other than increasing the revenue of the ...

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How Much Is Your Personal Injury Or Auto Accident Case Worth?

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Understandably, many personal injury or auto accident plaintiffs want to know how much their case might be worth.  Unfortunately, there is no easy or definitive way to answer that question.  Frequently (although not always) injury claims involve auto accidents, truck accidents, or motorcycle accidents.  In those cases, the insurance company of the other driver and/or the claimant’s own uninsured or underinsured vehicle insurance coverage must pay any valid claim.

Accident Lawyer’s Burning Question: How Much Insurance Coverage Is ...

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Approximately Two Percent Of Injury Cases Go To Trial & Average Length Of Civil Trial 3.7 Days | Orlando Personal Injury Attorney

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During my endless research of legal issues, I stumbled upon an interesting fact today.  According to the United States Supreme Court, at least back in 1994, and in federal cases, “[l]ess than 5% of cases filed in federal court end in trial.” McDermott, Inc. v. AmClyde, 511 U.S. 202, 216 (1994) (citing Administrative Office of United States Courts, Annual Report of the Director, 186, 217 (1991) (Of 211,713 civil cases terminated between July 1, 1990, and ...

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Orlando Personal Injury Attorney Tina Willis Explains Why You Need A Lawyer Who Does Their Homework

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I just finished a full day of legal research so I am not sure how much energy I have left for this post, but here goes.  I want to make the effort because I am always so frustrated about my inability to capture the difficulty and complexity of legal analysis, which leads to the importance of selecting an Orlando personal injury attorney who will go the extra mile and then some.

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Florida’s New PIP Law Hurts Consumers

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Regardless of where you fall on the political spectrum, unless you work for the insurance industry, you really should be appalled by Governor Rick Scott’s latest episode of trampling all over the rights of Florida’s hard-working citizens.  Florida’s new PIP law undoubtedly hurts all consumers, Republican and Democrat alike.  In case you have not heard, Rick Scott signed a new PIP law on March 10, 2012 (or more accurately he approved amendments to the existing PIP law, most of which ...

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Seat Belt Defense | Car Accident Attorney Orlando

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Anytime you have been injured in any type of accident, there are always two primary questions: (1) who caused the accident and (2) what are the extent of your injuries.  (There are other important questions, like whether the defendant had a duty to you and whether the defendant breached that duty, but the primary areas of focus for most Orlando personal injury attorneys regarding potential accident cases are causation and the extent of medical /bodily injury damages).

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