In the aftermath of an accident, you are saddled with unexpected expenses and a potentially life-changing injury. In your time of need, turn to the Hillsboro personal injury attorneys at The Gatti Law Firm. With over 45 years of experience, our team is here to help you fight for the compensation you need to recover and restore your life to what it was before the accident. We know that no amount of money can undo all the damage, but we fight hard to help you recover the maximum compensation to which you are entitled.
Give us a call at (503) 543-1114 or complete our online contact form to request a free consultation with The Gatti Law Firm today.
Before you accept a low-ball offer from the insurance company or try to negotiate a settlement on your own, consult with our Hillsboro personal injury attorneys. We have decades of experience to put to work for you and have a thorough understanding of how an injury claim should be handled.
We can help you recover compensation for cases involving:
- Car accidents
- Sexual abuse
- Nursing home abuse
- Wrongful death
- Catastrophic injury
- Workers’ compensation claims
Whether your injury was caused by someone’s negligence or intentional abuse, you deserve an attorney who is willing to go the extra mile on your behalf. At The Gatti Law Firm, you will find a trusted advocate who will have your back from beginning to end.
Recoverable Damages in a Personal Injury Case
In a personal injury case, the victim may receive financial compensation for both the tangible and intangible damage they have suffered.
We may be able to obtain compensation for:
- Medical bills
- Future medical care
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Lost wages
- Lost earning potential
How Do I Get Compensation from a Bodily Injury Claim?
If you make the decision to file a personal injury claim, you will want to know how to maximize your compensation. There are distinct steps you can take to get the most out of your claim. These include:
Preserve evidence - The jury will decide your case by evaluating the evidence presented. You can help by preserving evidence of the accident and injury.
Seek medical help - It is essential that you get medical attention immediately following the accident. Having this documentation will help provide the court with an accurate evaluation of your damages.
Fully value your claim - Don’t simply assume that you will be limited to any one specific type of damage. You can be entitled to compensation for different damages you may not be considering. Talk to your lawyer about the full scope of what you have suffered.
Be patient - It is easy to want to rush the process to get the check in your hands. However, simply accepting the first offer can bar you from the full compensation you deserve.
Don’t forget about your future damages - Take into consideration the long-term effect of your injuries. You can and should receive compensation for future missed work and the cost of rehabilitation.
To see how The Gatti Law Firm can help you fight for justice, give us a call at (503) 543-1114. Your initial consultation is free of charge.