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When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Everyday mishaps are far beyond our control. However, unfair justice such as wrongful death or negligence should not stop you from continuing on with your life. There are cases when you have the right to hire a personal injury lawyer to help you get the claims you deserve in the state of Mississippi. We talk about when you should use an attorney in the case of a court of law and what to look for when it comes to consultation below.

Injury Damages

With any personal injury, proper documentation is needed. But if it needs more attention for it to be handled with your insurance, such as seen in medical expenses, then we recommend you hire a lawyer to deal with the legal delegations for proof of records. Oftentimes, insurance plans will work for a settlement that benefits the company more than your case. The need for compensation, or pain and suffering can be best settled with a personal injury lawyer.

Negligence Cases

Negligence cases such as those involving auto, motorcycle, product liability or wrongful death situations are encouraged for use by personal injury lawyers. That is because these cases are usually seen as minor, or there is wrongful evidence involved that the insurance believes to be true. A personal injury lawyer will work with you to compile correct proof and solve your claim.

Liability Purposes

When you trust in a product that will work for its intended purposes and end up facing civic wrongdoings, defamation is at play. Strict liability exists for the purposes of a personal injury lawyer working towards any legal costs/loss on your end. Assault and battery also fall under this category and are subject to statute of limitations.

Uncooperative Insurance

Settling your claim with your insurance can be difficult when filing for personal injury. You are prone to working towards a claim for a longer period of time and paying more money only to get little to nothing back. An uncooperative insurance company will make their roundabouts and include minor previous injuries to settle your new claim for less than it is worth. Avoid the hassle of having the insurance company as the middleman and talk to our lawyers for consultation.

Remember, in the state of Mississippi, you may have a three year period to file for any of the above cases and one year to file your injuries. Act now and let us help you get the compensation you deserve with the help of our personal injury lawyers.

Mestayer Law Firm provides civil litigation for clients throughout the Gulf Coast area including Pascagoula, Biloxi, and Gulfport. If you are making future plans for your estate, then contact us today and let us help take care of every detail of your finances. Call us today at 228-762-1193 or visit We are your legal experts! You can also visit our office located at 2128 Ingalls Ave. in Pascagoula, Mississippi. We look forward to talking with you!

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This article does not create an attorney-client relationship. I am licensed to practice law in Mississippi and have based the information presented on US laws. This article is legal information and is for entertainment and informational purposes only and should not be seen as legal advice. You should consult with an attorney before you rely on this information. Any information provided in this blog is accurate and true to the best of my knowledge, but that there may be omissions, errors or mistakes.

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