What Your Lawyer Needs from You in a Personal Injury Case

Personal injuries are some of the most common that we see at Franco Law Firm. Whether it’s broken bones from an automobile or motorcycle accident or slipping and falling in a business, seeking justice in personal injury cases can be necessary. No matter what the accident, there can be a large range of injuries in result from broken bones to whiplash and concussions. In cases where personal injury is due to the neglect of a person or professional, it may be best to involve an attorney, so you can focus on recovering.

While it varies from state to state, in Florida certain criteria must be met in order to claim restitution. A personal injury lawsuit can be filed when a person sustains an injury at the expense of another person. Examples of this are negligence and medical malpractice. There can be a lot involved, but with the help of a lawyer, your personal injury case can run smooth. Make sure that you are organized and have all of your documents together in one place. For example, if you were in a car accident some documents you could bring are police reports, bills, and even photographs from the scene. Also, make sure your attorney is aware of any possible witnesses. It is also smart to bring copies of your insurance card or copies of the person who inflicted the personal injury to meetings with your lawyer. It is also important to keep your attorney updated as your injury progresses. The most important thing your lawyer needs from you in a personal injury case is a constant and easy line of communication. He or she is here to help you claim restitution and ease the legal stress of your personal injury.

With all of the different kinds of personal injuries out there, it can be difficult and stressful.  If you or someone you know wants to file personal injury lawsuit or feel you need guidance, feel free to call the Franco Law Firm. For more information call us at (813) 872-0929 to learn about how we can help settle your case.