When Should You Hire an Attorney?

You may be asking yourself, “When should I hire an attorney if I’ve been injured in an accident?”

That’s a good question and a challenging one for me to answer, but I’ll do my best.


Factors to Consider When Hiring an Attorney for Your Injury Claim

First and foremost, it’s crucial to prioritize seeking medical help before considering hiring an attorney.

Secondly, many people hire an attorney for their injury claim when they feel overwhelmed by the process and lack a clear understanding of what steps to take. Dealing with insurance companies can be intimidating for them.

Another common circumstance is when individuals feel they are being taken advantage of by the insurance company. This is a situation I have encountered frequently in my conversations with people.

Therefore, I suggest the following:

Gather as much information as possible to guide you through the process of your injury case and ensure you hire the right attorney for your specific situation.

I hope I have addressed your question adequately.

Author Bio

Tim Miley is the Founder of Miley Legal Accident Injury Lawyers, a West Virginia personal injury law firm he formed in 2006. With more than 30 years of experience in personal injury law, he is dedicated to representing clients in a wide range of personal injury cases, including car accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, brain injuries, wrongful death, and other personal injury matters.

Tim received his Juris Doctor from Duquesne University and is a member of the West Virginia State Bar and the Harrison County Bar Association. He has helped his clients win more than $10 million in personal injury verdicts and settlements and has further served the people of West Virginia by filling legislative roles in the state’s government since 2004.

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