Motorcycle Settlements and Lawsuits

If have been involved in a motorcycle accident, as a victim you’ll want to go after the guilty party to get the damages you deserve. When dealing with insurance companies it’s essential that you have an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer. Your lawyer will represent you and be able to guide you through the entire legal process. Regardless of the circumstances, there are specific mandates as to the laws and rules that have to be followed.

Although it’s not necessary to have a lawyer to represent you in your motorcycle accident claim, you should retain an experienced motorcycle accident lawyer in order to increase your chances of being successful with your negotiations and lawsuit if it’s necessary to go to court. An experienced lawyer will greatly improve your chances of obtaining maximum financial compensation. After retaining your lawyer, your lawyer will review all of the details of your case and make the determination on whether or not it’s best to try to reach a settlement or take the case to court.

Regardless of whether or not your case is settled out of court or your lawyer deems it best for your case to proceed to trial the facts of the case will dictate the next steps in the process. Should your lawyer be able to help you obtain a settlement, your next step will be to collect the damages. Your lawyer will guide you through every step in the process. Should your lawyer determine your case needs to go to trial, you’ll need to prepare yourself for a much longer process. Trials will include many steps, including:

  • Testimonies
  • Witnesses

Your lawyer will guide you throughout the lawsuit process as well and ensure that you’ve received all of the necessary legal representation in order to successfully win your lawsuit and get you the settlement you deserve. After the trial has been concluded, and a jury of your peers has reached their verdict, the next step in the process will be to collect the damages that have been awarded in your case. If the verdict is appealed, your lawyer is going to help you through that process as well and achieve the best possible outcome for your injuries, future medical care and so on. Characteristically, after the judgment has been read, the judge will inform your lawyer about the next steps to collect your awarded damages.

There is a big difference between a general lawyer and a motorcycle accident lawyer. At the Doan Law Firm our experienced motorcycle accident lawyers will be able to effectively represent you.