If you or a family member have suffered a brain injury, whether by fault of another person’s negligence or accident, you know how life-altering and traumatic the effects can be. It is important to seek and find an experienced brain injury lawyer if you believe your injuries warrant proper compensation.
Due to the lifelong implications of a brain injury and the critical need for an adequate settlement to help cover medical costs, lost wages and damages, you want to find the right lawyer for you and your family. Interviewing and getting to know brain injury attorneys is an important step to this process, and here are tips to help your search.
General Lawyer Search Tips
The process for finding a brain injury lawyer includes similar things to consider for a lawyer in all cases. There are a few key things you will want to know in general about your prospective attorney, including:
- Track record for verdicts and settlements
- Explanation of costs and expenses
- What is their general availability
- What will be their expectations from me throughout the case
Experience in the Field
A good chunk of your interview should include gaining an understanding of their experience in the field. What cases similar to yours have they worked on, and what were the results? What was the extent of their field-specific training and education? Additionally, ask about any awards, honors, or affiliations with related legal groups.
You will be working closely with your attorney and their team, and want to feel comfortable doing so. Gauging their experience along with their personality can help you make the right decision with an attorney.
Whether you have been searching for some time or are just thinking about finding an attorney to represent your case, you deserve to find the right one for you and your family. To schedule a free consultation with our team, contact us online or call today at (214) 222-4000.