Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of accidental injury and death across the country. Wisconsin, too, has its share of dangerous highways and serious car accidents, especially when alcohol and high speeds are involved.
The Milwaukee car accident attorneys of The Previant Law Firm, S.C. have decades of experience and a track record of successful verdicts and settlements. Our results demonstrate our commitment to helping people who have suffered serious personal injuries and families who are grieving the wrongful death of a loved one killed in a car crash.
Whether it was a collision with another car, person, or object, rollover, rear-end or front-end crash, we can guide and counsel you throughout the legal process.
Contact Us at (414) 240-1185 for a Free Review of Your Car Accident Claim. Hablamos Español.
Bringing Forth a Car Accident Lawsuit
Our law firm works with professional engineers and investigators to understand the underlying cause of your accident. If a defective auto part caused your accident, then you could have a claim against the auto part manufacturer, or even against the automobile manufacturer. A competent car accident lawyer in Milwaukee can walk you through the legal process and answer all of your questions along the way.
In a WIsconsin car accident case, there are various types of damages you can recover. This may not be the case for every person’s case, but are general damages that can be obtained when you work with a knowledgeable attorney. These include:
Medical Bills - Even a minor injury may require you to seek medical attention. Costs for medical bills can often get expensive very quickly.
Lost Income/Wages - In many cases, the injured party may need to take time off work. In this situation, they will likely require financial assistance to help them recover what they lost.
Value of the Car/Vehicle Damages - In many cases, you will not only be entitled to compensation for car repair costs, but also for diminished value of the vehicle for the wreck.
Make sure that you work with an attorney who will look into all damages to which you are owed.
Filing an Underinsured Motorist Claim
In the case that you are involved in an accident with a driver who does not have insurance, your stress level may drastically increase. In this case, you do have options. Depending on the circumstances, you will be able to file a claim under the uninsured or underinsured provisions associated with your personal auto policy.
Car Accidents & Catastrophic Injuries
Our Milwaukee car accident attorneys have handled many complex injury cases involving spinal cord injuries and brain injuries. These types of injuries can have life-changing consequences, though sometimes the extent of the injury is subtle and requires careful testing to fully understand.
Our lawyers bring in highly qualified experts in the field to testify about the scientific intricacies and, with our recovery fee payment plan, all the costs are paid by the firm until an award is delivered. We also work closely with healthcare professionals to understand the extent of injuries and the short- and long-term consequences for you and your family.
Some of our successful cases have involved:
- Spinal Cord Injury – Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of spinal cord injuries, followed by falls. The spinal cord does not have to be severed for loss of function to occur.
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) – This type of injury often results when the head hits a windshield or when the brain collides with the skull due to the sudden impact of the collision.
- Wrongful Death – If a loved one suffered a catastrophic injury in a car accident that led to their wrongful death, your family may be entitled to compensation.
Suffering Brain Injuries After a Car Accident
One common and very serious type of injury that victims suffer after a car accident is that of TBI, or traumatic brain injury. This is a medical term describing damage to the brain from a sudden impact or physical force to the head.
In fact, over half of all brain injuries are from vehicle accidents. This type of damage occurs frequently occurs in an accident of this nature, for instance when the head hits the steering wheel or windshield.
Here at The Previant Law Firm, S.C., our car accident lawyers have assisted people in Milwaukee and throughout southeast Wisconsin for more than 100 years. We offer you and your family emotional and legal support as you recover from a car accident. Let us be your voice against people who act negligently and cause others harm.
Free Consultation with a Milwaukee Car Accident Lawyer
At The Previant Law Firm, S.C., we handle all car accident cases on a contingency fee basis. We only charge for your lawyer’s time if we secure a victory for you and we advance the costs of your case along the way.
If you or someone you know requires the assistance of an experienced auto accident lawyer, please do not hesitate to give us a call. We offer flexible appointment scheduling and can meet with you in our office, your home, or the hospital. Hablamos español.
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