Parkersburg, WV Personal Injury Accident Lawyer
When you've been hurt, the Mike Slocumb Law Firm fights for you
Accidents that leave people injured happen every day in Parkersburg, WV. When you were injured in an accident caused by the negligence of another, you deserve financial compensation. Recovering that compensation can be complicated. The experienced personal injury attorneys at the Mike Slocumb Law Firm can help.
Nobody expects to be hurt in an accident but, suddenly, they are left injured. They are faced with rising medical bills to treat their injuries. In some cases, they have to miss time from work, resulting in less income coming in. The accident disrupts their lives and they are unable to take part in their usual activities.
Our firm handles personal injury cases involving:
- Slip and fall accidents
- Premises liability
- Dog bites
There are many obstacles in your way when trying to recover financial compensation for your injuries. Negligent parties typically don't accept responsibility and deny doing anything wrong. Insurance companies aren't much help. They are in business to make money. So they will try to pay you as little as possible to protect their profit margins.
Attorneys who take your case seriously right from the start
That's why you need an experienced personal injury attorney to fight for your rights. We know the tactics that insurance companies use to try to limit your compensation. We don't put up with them. We fight back to hold negligent parties accountable and get the insurance companies to take your claim seriously.
We start by investigating your accident. Our legal team gathers evidence. We review accident reports and medical records. We identify and interview witnesses. If needed, we consult experts who can help us explain what happened.
You might be told that you don't need an attorney to settle your claim. The insurance companies definitely want you to believe that, because it works in their favor. They have lawyers who are fighting for their best interests by trying to pay you less. You need an attorney who is looking out for you.
Our lawyers build strong cases that insurance companies can't ignore. They know our firm. They know that we are serious about getting results for our clients. So when they see that we are prepared to take them to court, they agree to talk about a settlement. We're not interested in making quick deals to help them save money.
Dedicated to helping you get the best results
We are only interested in a resolution of your case that meets your needs. This includes compensation for current and future medical expenses related to your injuries. It includes lost wages if you were unable to return to work. We may also seek compensation for other damages, such as pain and suffering.
You may not be sure if you have a case. That's why we suggest talking to an attorney as soon as possible after you are hurt to learn your rights. While the law allows two years from the date of your accident to take legal action, it can take months to build a case. It is important to start investigating before evidence is lost or destroyed.
If you were injured in Parkersburg, learn more about how we can help. Contact us to speak to one of our personal injury lawyers during a free case evaluation. We'll review the details of your accident, explain your legal options and answer any questions that you have. There's no cost and no obligation.