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.
If I hire a personal injury lawyer, how long will it take to settle my claim? Video Transcript There’s really no good answer to that question. Every case is different and every case has to be evaluated on its own merits, but here’s what I can tell you generally. In order for us […]
For most of us, the extent of what we know about car insurance is what we see on tv and what we remember from driver’s ed, the fact that we have to buy car insurance. What now? We have people telling us that we’re in good hands, or that they’re like our neighbor, or that […]
After a car accident, should I contact the other driver’s insurance company? Video Transcript If the car accident was clearly the other driver’s fault, my guess is that they’re going to contact you pretty quickly. The insurance companies have several tricks to try to avoid liability, or to minimize how much they pay. One […]
In which case would I want to have my attorney attend my doctor appointments? Video Transcript I don’t believe that your attorney should have anything to do with your medical care or treatment. I wouldn’t want an attorney to go to your doctor’s appointments any more than I would want your doctor to come […]
Can the other driver sue me for bodily injury claim if I was found not guilty for the accident Video Transcript There are two separate and distinct areas of the law that, although they intersect, one does not necessarily control the other. There’s civil law and criminal law. What we do at Premier Law Group […]
Can my passenger sue me after a car accident? Video Transcript Your passenger has a claim against any and all at fault drivers. So, if the accident wasn’t at all your fault, then they only have a claim against the other driver. However, if an argument can be made the accident was partially your fault […]
Injured in a Bicycle or Pedestrian Accident in Washington State. What is the Statute of Limitations?
What is the Statute of Limitations for Bicycle and Pedestrian Accidents in Washington State? Video Transcript A statute of limitations is a deadline that the law sets in which you have to have either settled your case or filed a lawsuit on or before that day or you’ll be forever time barred. […]
What is PIP coverage? Personal Injury Protection (also called “PIP”) is a type of auto insurance coverage for medical care following injuries from a motor vehicle accident. The great thing about PIP is that it covers immediate medical care regardless of fault in the accident. Even if you were at fault in the accident, if […]
I suffered a traumatic brain injury in my accident. Does it matter if my attorney has experience with this specific type of injury?
Who will pay for medical bills if I am getting treatment, while a case is ongoing? Video Transcript Of course, people are always concerned with who is going to pay for their medical treatment while they’re getting it. It’s not always an easy question to answer. The first avenue of paying for your […]