Injured by a Drunk Driver? Call an Attorney Immediately
Millions of people in Southern California rely on their cars as their primary source of transportation. With the 405 reported as one of the busiest highways in the United States, it’s easy to understand why accidents happen so frequently. Stressed out drivers, people who are in a rush to get to and from work, and those who are just tired from staring at traffic for hours all contribute to the cause of car accidents in LA. Unfortunately, one contributing factor could easily be avoided – accidents caused by drunk drivers.
If were injured in an accident with a person who got behind the wheel after too many drinks, you deserve fair compensation for your damages. Hospital bills, medical treatment, and lost income are all too often expensive realities after an accident caused by a drunk driver When you add in lost wages due to time off work as you’re recovering, the financial setbacks of an accident start to add up. Fortunately, when an accident is caused by a drunk driver, victims are typically entitled to compensation under California law.
How an Experienced Lawyer Can Help
If you’ve been injured in an accident that involved a driver who was under the influence of alcohol, you are probably facing a number of challenges. From figuring out how to calculate your damages and dealing with difficult insurance company representatives, the process can be very overwhelming.
Many people consider facing the insurance companies on their own without legal representation because they are intimidated by what they imagine will be expensive legal bills. At The JLF Firm, our “no recovery, no fee guarantee” means that you don’t pay unless we collect compensation for your injuries. Working with an experienced personal injury attorney can be the defining factor in getting a fair settlement versus receiving the bare minimum for your injuries. Some of the ways in which a lawyer may help you include:
- Communicate directly with the insurance companies
- File all paperwork on time
- Evaluate and make a demand for all of your economic and non-economic damages
- Collect the necessary documentation to support your case
- Hire medical experts to establish current and future treatment plans
By working with a lawyer that you trust to take care of your case, you can focus on the important task of recovering from your injuries.
Call Us Today to Schedule a Free Consultation with a Downey Car Accident Attorney
At The JLF Firm, our skilled legal team understands exactly how difficult it can be to manage the claims process after an accident. Our attorneys are dedicated to holding drunk drivers accountable for the injuries they case. We offer all of our new clients a free initial consultation, so reach out today to discuss the details of your case. To set up a time to talk, you can call us at 949-432-6676 or contact us via our online form. We are here and ready to help you recover damages after a drunk driving accident injury.