Personal injury claims often more complicated than people realize

On Behalf of | Mar 31, 2015 | Drunk Driving Accidents |

If you have recently been hurt in an accident with a drunk driver, you may be doing some intensive research on your legal options and know that you may have grounds to file a lawsuit against the driver.

However, you may have some misconceptions about your options and the legal system which can ultimately work against you. Many people tend to oversimplify the process and can fail to recognize the details that must be handled, which is why it can be helpful to discuss your case with an attorney at our law firm.

At all stages of a lawsuit, we can help prepare you and your case in the interest of pursuing the benefits to which you may be entitled.

At the beginning of your claim, we can help you file the appropriate paperwork and build your case by tracking down crucial documentation and information. We can work to gather medical records, police reports, witness statements and calculations of damages you and your family have suffered.

Once a claim is underway, we can keep you informed on the status of your case and discuss with you your options for resolution. This might mean considering a settlement or making the decision to go to trial.

In order to resolve your case, we can argue on your behalf at trial or negotiate a settlement that is satisfactory. We will also take steps to ensure you actually receive compensation in a timely manner.

The attorneys at our firm know how intimidated people can feel when trying to navigate the legal process of pursuing a claim against a driver responsible for a serious accident. However, you can speak with an attorney at our firm who can move your case through the system and help you understand what to expect, while also handling the many legal details that can come up.

If you are considering your options for filing a claim against a drunk driver, we encourage you to visit our firm’s website to learn more about our background and experience. With our help, you won’t have to go through this difficult and stressful process alone.


Case Results

Mitchell & Shapiro LLP have collected more than $40,000,000 in compensation for our injured clients.

  • $6,500,000SettlementTrucking Accident
  • $3,100,000SettlementMedical Malpractice
  • $2,000,000SettlementMedical Malpractice
  • $1,650,000SettlementMedical Lab Negligence Settlement
  • $1,500,000VerdictMedical Malpractice
  • $1,300,000VerdictMedical Malpractice
  • $1,250,000SettlementPharmacy Malpractice
  • $950,000SettlementAviation Accident
  • $850,000SettlementMedical Malpractice
  • $750,000SettlementAuto Accident
FindLaw Network