Many people who have never used a Seattle injury attorney before tend to assume that if you hire a law firm to help you with a case, you are assigned to one of the firm’s attorneys who will work on your case from beginning to end. This is usually not the case, unless you have […]
At Premier Law Group we want to provide for all accident victims and people looking for legal help information about personal injury, employment, wrongful death law around Seattle and in Washington State.
Our goal is to provide readers with legal information and explain things so they will understand the laws for personal injury and employment cases.
The entire Premier Law Group Team is passionate about sharing information with people so they can make better informed decisions about their legal issues.
We encourage you to use the comments section of our blogs, or call us any time, if you don’t find the information you are looking here.
Most property damage claims are settled based on, among other factors, market value of the repaired vehicle. However, as you’d suppose, if your vehicle is repaired, it’s worth considerably less than before the accident. The difference between what your vehicle was worth before the accident, and what it was worth after the accident, is called […]
If you were not found at fault in the accident, your insurance rates will not go up. You are protected under Washington State law from having your insurance rates raised due to someone else’s negligence. You will also not have your rates raised if you use your Personal Injury Protection (PIP) coverage to take care […]
When we take a case to trial, one question our Vancouver and Washington state clients typically ask is, “Why am I suing the other driver? Why can’t I sue their insurance company instead?” The answer is a bit complicated. Legally, you will never sue the insurance company. It is against the law in Washington State […]
In our experience helping victims of auto accidents, most people seeking our services want to know one thing: How can I get better from my injuries? In any personal injury case, the client’s foremost responsibility is always to attend appointments with doctors, do prescribed treatments, and rest and relax. We occasionally have the client who […]
This is a difficult question to answer in concrete terms. Your injury case could take anywhere from six months to two years to end and you should be prepared to be in it for the long haul. The insurance company is going to do everything it can to minimize the amount of money it pays […]
People who come to see me after they’ve been in an accident often have at the top of their mind the potential problems with their personal injury case. There are a few things that are giant red flags if an insurance company sees them, and they’re red flags because if we have to go all […]
A question that people sometimes ask when they are pursuing a personal injury claim is, “If I’ve been in an auto accident, is the insurance company spying on me?” The answer is, maybe! There are certain cases where the insurance company will decide that they want to set up surveillance on someone to see if […]
Today I’m going to answer a common question, “I’ve got PIP coverage; what doctor should I go to?” Here’s the cool thing about PIP (Personal Injury Protection) coverage. PIP coverage is a coverage that is mandated by law in Washington State to be offered to you by your insurance company, and in fact, the law […]
A common question I get asked by my clients is, “Won’t the other person’s insurance company just offer me money to avoid a lawsuit?” Well, that’s what’s called a Nuisance Value Settlement, and that doesn’t happen anymore. In the 1980s and 90s he insurance companies changed the way they did business. Instead of hiring a […]