Posted on behalf of Henness & Haight on Aug 13, 2015 in Personal Injury News
Most people think of injury attorneys as fighters who stand tall in the corner of their clients, battling to defend rights and get more money for the victims. Las Vegas personal injury attorneys, however, do far more than this. They act as friends, companions and counselors to their clients, to help them through a very difficult time in their lives.
As trusted allies in our clients' most trying times, we are here to help car accident victims recover from physical injuries and more. When you are injured, you suffer from fear and uncertainty. You may not know when, or even if, you can get back to work. You aren't sure how long your recovery will take, or even if you will get back to 100 percent at all. An attorney can help you deal with these fears from a position of experience and expertise.
A good personal injury attorney functions not just as a legal advisor, but as a counselor at law. They help their clients regain their emotional stability and footing, and face the future with courage and dignity. Having dealt with other situations, they can help clients not only to fight for the compensation they deserve, but to maintain their determination and positive outlook. Attorneys can do this because they have dealt with similar cases before. They have seen others come out successfully, recover and get back on their feet. When an attorney reassures you that things will turn out for the best, they know what they are saying.
Insurance Companies take advantage of vulnerability. They are trying to settle the case as fast as possible for as low a cost as possible. They will pressure victims to sign off on initial lowball offers that are almost never fair and equitable. Your attorney will help you keep a clear head even when things seem bleak, so that you can make the right decisions.
Just as your physical and emotional recovery will take patience and tenacity to pursue, so will getting a good settlement from those who caused your injury. Your attorney will gently guide you through the entire process with honor and integrity. When you are discouraged, they will help lift you up. Sometimes negotiating a settlement takes time. Your attorney will need to gather information, research and determine the extent of your injuries even as they fight for your rights with the insurance companies and other parties involved in the accident. They will ensure that you maintain a positive outlook and remain patient in pursuing the case to its final conclusion.
Sometimes your pain and anger can drive you to over-pursue a lawsuit. Your attorney can help you understand the process, provide expectations on your case, and is there to help you along the way. These advocates will stand tall for you and always be honest and forthright in their approach to your case. If you have been injured and are in need of advice and counsel, we can help. Read all about our firm, and give us a call for a review of your case today.