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3 Good Reasons to Call a Personal Injury Attorney August 23, 2016

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3 Good Reasons to Call a Personal Injury Attorney, Indianola, Iowa

Many people who've been hurt in an accident think they can navigate the process themselves, especially when their injuries initially appear to be minor. However, this is often a mistake, as insurance companies employ teams of lawyers who try to ensure that you collect as little as possible for your damages.

 Ellis Law Offices, P.C., a law firm based in Indianola, encourages everyone to seek legal representation before accepting a settlement offer. Here are just a few of the advantages a personal injury attorney offers:

Reasons To Call A Personal Injury Attorney

Valuation of Your Damages

A skilled professional will be able to review your case and determine an accurate valuation of your claim. Your personal injury attorney will ensure that you collect enough to cover your medical expenses and lost wages, as well as your pain and suffering.

Negotiation Expertise

personal injury attorneyOnce you know how much your claim is worth, your personal injury attorney will ensure that you get a fair settlement offer. In fact, simply retaining legal representation can compel the insurer to make a larger offer.

Evidence Collection

The insurance carrier may dispute their liability for your damages. When this happens, many people feel overwhelmed and may just give up. An attorney will know what evidence can convince them to accept responsibility and make a fair settlement offer.

If you've been injured in an auto accident or hurt due to unsafe conditions, Ellis Law Offices, P.C. will help you collect the compensation you deserve. Visit their website to learn more about their dedication to providing effective, dedicated representation, or just call (515) 962-9080 to schedule a strategy session.

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