Personal Injury Lawyer in Woodbridge
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If you have suffered an injury because of someone else’s negligence, you likely have quite a few questions:
- Can I hold the party who caused my injury liable?
- What can I recover?
- Should I take whatever the insurance company offers me?
- What if I contributed to the accident?
- Do I need a lawyer?
At the Parrish Law Firm, PLLC, we understand the many questions and concerns that flood the minds of victims following an accident or other mishap. Our personal injury lawyer in Woodbridge can take those questions and concerns off your chest. To discuss your case, call us today at 571-229-1800.
What can the Parrish Law Firm, PLLC do for me?
Injuries happen every day in myriad ways. No matter how you suffered your injury, we can help. Our main areas of focus include:
Injuries can affect many areas of your life, sometimes permanently. At the same time, these types of injuries and their causes can be difficult to prove without a team of experts.
Through testimony from accountants, doctors, nurses, and economic consultants, and our experience and perseverance, the Parrish Law Firm, PLLC can help you recover compensation for the following losses:
- Medical bills
- Future medical treatment
- Lost wages
- Loss of future earnings
- Loss of profit-sharing revenue, paid vacation time, or fringe benefits
- Loss of pension, 401(k) benefits, Social Security earnings
- Loss of the benefits of family and social life
- Loss of enjoyment of hobbies, inability to participate in special events
- Property loss
- Punitive damages (if the conduct of the defendant was particularly egregious)
The Parrish Law Firm, PLLC Can Help You Deal with Insurance Company Tactics
Dealing with insurance companies who refuse to acknowledge their insured’s liability or the full extent of your injuries can aggravate you at a time when an unexpected accident has frayed your nerves and your patience is thin. This causes too many victims to “throw in the towel” on their claim prematurely, either on their own or with the aid of a lawyer who has not thoroughly investigated the claim.
This is especially true when injured parties hear of Virginia’s contributory negligence law, which might bar you from recovering compensation if you contributed to your accident.
Fortunately, you do not need to handle this alone. Jim Parrish is an award-winning personal injury attorney who has first-hand knowledge of the tactics that insurance companies use to persuade you to settle your injury claims prematurely. As the son of an insurance industry executive and a former attorney for big insurance companies, Jim can help you break through impasses when it comes to insurance companies.
Insurance companies have their own team of experts to defend their money. You will need your own team. The Parrish Law Firm, PLLC and its team of experts thoroughly investigate the circumstances leading to accidents and injuries.
Sometimes you might be dealing with more than one insurance company, because there is more than one liable party. The Parrish Law Firm, PLLC can help you identify all parties who may be liable for your injuries.
It is possible for personal injury victims to develop problems that they did not initially know they have. The Parrish Law Firm, PLLC will help you make a complete list of all your damages, present and future, to demand full and fair compensation before you sign a release that closes the door to your claim forever.
Can I bide my time until the statute of limitations runs out?
We do not recommend you do. While Code of Virginia § 8.01-243 provides a two-year statute of limitations for personal injury claims, there is a lot we must do during that time.
It is critical to collect details when memories are fresh, when witnesses are still available, and before the destruction of paper trails or the revamping of an accident scene.
We recommend you get in touch with us right away so we can protect your right to the compensation you deserve. With the Parrish Law Firm, PLLC at the wheel, you can rest assured knowing our legal team will do whatever it can to gather the evidence we need to recover the compensation due to you.
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As you can see, many details go into a personal injury settlement and trial preparation. If you or a loved one has suffered a personal injury, you will need an ally as persistent as the claims adjuster or other insurance company representative on the other side.
Give the Parrish Law Firm, PLLC the chance to show you personalized service, careful strategy, and effective representation. And feel free to read what other personal injury clients have said about working with the Parrish Law Firm, PLLC team.
Schedule your free consultation today at 571-229-1800.