At Premier Law Group, we believe that having the right information will help you make an informed decision when pursuing your claim. As an experienced Seattle law firm, we know that after you have had your rights violated, whether it be a personal injury resulting from a car accident to having issues with your employer, the choices you make can have an affect on the outcome of your case.
Before contacting an accident attorney, take a moment to look over some of the most common questions asked by clients. These questions may address some of your initial worries and give you an idea of the immediate action you should take. The field of injury law has a wide variety of practice areas from bicycle accidents to wrongful death, which means that not all of your questions could possibly be answered here.
We understand that your time is valuable and may be of the essence. If you don’t find the answers you are seeking or want specific questions answered, you can contact us at any time by calling 206-981-3184.
Who can file a Wrongful Death case on behalf of my 18 year old son? He was killed in a Washington auto accident. He was married and had a child
If you’re subpoenaed to testify in someone’s criminal trial by the prosecutor, you have to comply. Should you discuss your ongoing personal injury case?
Yes, but chances are you will need to sue the person liable for your accident. In order to win such a lawsuit, you will need to contact an experiencedSeattlepersonal injury attorney as soon as possible. You may also be able to recover damages from your own insurance company if you have purchased Uninsured/Under-insured Motorist Coverage. […]
Car accidents have a statute of limitations that will run out three years after the incident in question, after which the victim can no longer initiate legal action. While there are some exceptions, there is generally very little reason not to act as soon as possible if you have been in a car accident. It […]
If the insurance company is going to undercut my attorney’s request for settlement, why not open with a very large demand?
You may think that since this is a negotiation and the insurance company will just undercut your lawyer’s opening demand that your lawyer should open with a very large demand. This thinking is incorrect and such tactics can delay the process. Making a ridiculously large settlement demand can make you and your attorney look unreasonable. […]
You should think of the amount demanded in your attorney’s first demand letter to the insurance company as being an opening offer in a negotiation. The amount demanded in the first letter is almost always substantially higher than the actual settlement range decided by you and your attorney. This is a common negotiation tactic for […]
You will, of course, have the ultimate decision to make regarding the settlement value of your case. However, assuming you have retained a Seattle Personal injury lawyer, it is important to listen to your lawyer when discussing that amount. Your lawyer has a lot of experience litigating personal injury cases and has developed a sense […]
Yes, it is possible to sue ALLSTATE insurance. If you were injured in an auto accident and the other driver didn’t have insurance or it was a hit-and-run ALLSTATE will be the company that you file your claim with. But even though it is your own insurance company their adjusters are not there to help […]
Yes, it is possible to sue AMERICAN FAMILY insurance. If you were injured in an auto accident and the other driver didn’t have insurance or it was a hit-and-run AMERICAN FAMILY will be the company that you file your claim with. But even though it is your own insurance company their adjusters are not there […]
Yes, it is possible to sue LIBERTY MUTUAL insurance. If you were injured in an auto accident and the other driver didn’t have insurance or it was a hit-and-run LIBERTY MUTUAL will be the company that you file your claim with. But even though it is your own insurance company their adjusters are not there […]