The Role of a Personal Injury Lawyer


Many individuals are unfamiliar with the role of a personal injury lawyer. They have no knowledge of what legal representation they need.

Personal injury may include anything from a car accident to medical malpractice claims. Medical malpractice constitutes any injury caused by medical professionals when they fail to perform their duties due to negligence.

In all these cases, the victim can hire a personal injury lawyer who will help obtain full and fair compensation.

In a medical malpractice case the lawyers will properly review all your medical records and diagnosis reports and decide whether you have grounds for a lawsuit. If he finds it suitable he will file a lawsuit and help you in every respect throughout the legal proceedings.

The lawyers have the sole responsibility of interviewing their client and then building the case after proper research.

The ultimate goal of the lawyer is to make sure that the person who caused the accident accepts responsibility and pays his client the compensation owed for his losses including loss of earning capacity, medical expenses, physical and emotional suffering, and legal costs and fee.

Every personal injury lawyer will perform these particular tasks for you in typical cases of injury : Investigate the accident, photograph the scene, Interview the witness, gather evidence, gather medical records, communicate with insurance companies, file a lawsuit, draft pleadings and litigate the case to conclusion.

The lawyer may offer several payment options to his clients like contingency fee, hourly rate or flat fee. In hourly rate system, the lawyer may delay your case for his incentives. Otherwise, the lawyers pay the expenses and perform their work and if they are unsuccessful, the clients owe them nothing.

Stephanie ovadia is one of the licensed personal injury lawyers in New York. She is a lawyer and a radio show host. She lives on Long Island and practices law at the Law Office of Stephanie G. Ovadia. She has been practicing for over thirty years as a lawyer. Her graduation is from Southwestern University School of Law and started practicing soon after graduation.

The Law Office of Stephanie G. Ovadia provides legal assistance and counsel in personal injury cases to people on Long Island and surrounding areas. Stephanie Ovadia has handled all types of personal injury cases including medical malpractice claims.

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