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Receiving the correct type and dosage of medication can make a life-and-death difference. If a doctor or pharmacist gave you an incorrect medication or dosage, you may have grounds for a lawsuit.
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About The Law Offices of Casey D. Shomo
Our firm is focused on results, and we have the years of experience and awards to prove it. Casey D. Shomo has been recognized twice as one of the top Lawyers in Florida. He is a member of several organizations and forums committed to serving people. No matter how complex your personal injury claim is, we have the tools you need to focus on recovery without added financial strain.
A West Palm Beach Injury Lawyer for Your Claim
When you’re injured in a West Palm Beach accident, you need to know that you’re in good hands. When you’re injured, the thought of taking on a legal claim without the necessary experience can feel insurmountable. The lawyers you’re facing have years of experience, and they’ll fight to have your compensation reduced or dismissed. That could leave you with no compensation for your losses.
Enlisting a personal injury lawyer can make all the difference for your case. You’re hurt and suffering, which makes balancing a claim almost impossible. With an attorney, you don’t have to worry about your claim. They can give you the guidance and information you need to make your West Palm Beach personal injury lawsuit a success.
How Can a Personal Injury Lawyer Help?
Once you’ve decided to move forward with a personal injury claim, the next step is to connect with a West Palm Beach injury lawyer. They can look into your case and explain your legal options.
Your personal injury lawyer can help by first making sure your claim is eligible for compensation. After that, your attorney will begin gathering evidence to support your claim. That evidence should show that the other party was careless and that carelessness resulted in your injuries and damages.
Finally, your personal injury lawyer will prepare you for court. Your lawsuit, fortunately, doesn’t require a lot of work from you in the courtroom. Your lawyer will present the claim and argue in your favor.
Understanding Your Claim After a Personal Injury
Personal injury claims can seem complex and difficult if you’ve never filed one before. For example, you may be unsure how to initiate the claims process. Being injured by a product, a road hazard, or by a hit-and-run driver makes it difficult for you to find the responsible party. Investigating your own personal injury claim is not easy to do alone.
That’s where a West Palm Beach personal injury attorney can step in. Your lawyer can help you gather evidence that proves liability. The attorneys at The Law Offices of Casey D. Shomo also have tools to help you build a successful claim. That includes access to certain resources, expert witnesses, and experience in dealing with insurers and police.
Why Choose The Law Offices of Casey D. Shomo
Injured in a serious accident? Here’s how a West Palm Beach personal injury lawyer from our firm can help your injury claim succeed.
Facing an Injury Lawsuit
When you’re hurt in a severe accident, it’s tough to take your claim to court. You’re injured, you’re inexperienced, and you may be unsure what compensation you’re due because of your injuries. Fortunately, that’s where we can step in and help. We have the tools and resources you need for a successful claim, and we’ll work diligently to maximize your compensation.
We understand how confusing and difficult it can be to seek out a lawsuit after a severe injury. Your personal injury lawyer can represent you in the courtroom. That means you have someone on your side who can review the evidence, calculate compensation, and present your case in the courtroom.
Obtaining Fair Compensation for an Injury
When you’re hurt in a West Palm Beach personal injury, compensation is vital to your financial recovery. Unfortunately, that doesn’t mean the at-fault party is willing to pay. Worse, their insurer will likely try to lowball your claim. If you’re not sure what your claim is truly worth, you could inadvertently accept less compensation than you deserve.
Your personal injury lawyer can help you get compensation based on the life effects if the accident. These are known as damages and they should cover not just the expenses you’ve accrued, but also the mental and emotional suffering you’ve experienced.
If you’ve been injured in an accident, talk to a personal injury attorney about your options. They can help you seek the compensation you need following a West Palm Beach personal injury.
A Strong Defense when You’re Accused
Victims are often accused of being partially responsible for their accident. It’s a tactic used by legal teams to minimize their clients’ payouts. Without knowing, victims could inadvertently accept some partial blame and lose out on funds that can be crucial to their recovery. In some cases, the claim is dismissed entirely.
Although few accidents are the fault of a single party, accepting even part of the blame could hurt your lawsuit. That’s why your West Palm Beach personal injury attorney will handle all communications with the at-fault party. If the at-fault party is trying to pin the blame on you, your lawyer will help you gather evidence that proves the contrary.
West Palm Beach Car Accident Lawyer
Recovering in full after a serious car accident or other injury can be tough. You’re not just hurt, after all. You’ve been traumatized, and you don’t have the tools or experience you need to win a claim.
That’s where a West Palm Beach injury attorney can help. We understand that you’re in a dire situation, and we’re ready to act now. We’ll start a free claim consultation. During that consultation, we’ll look at your case and explain how we can help.
When you’ve suffered a severe injury, you need a settlement that meets your needs and makes your financial and physical recovery easier. Dealing with insurance companies and lengthy legal claims may be tough, but with a personal injury lawyer on your side, you have a better chance to recover compensation that covers all your losses.
West Palm Beach Car Accident FAQ
Can I be penalized if I was partly responsible for my car accident?
Your claim will be affected if you’re found partly at fault for the injuries you suffered. Accepting responsibility could result in reduced or dismissed compensation. You and your West Palm Beach personal injury attorney may need to focus on protecting your claim before you enter the courtroom.
I was hit by an uninsured driver. What can I do?
When an uninsured driver is careless, recovery can feel impossible Often, though, you can settle with your own insurance company. You may have uninsured motorist coverage. However, the insurance company may not fairly settle with you, so talk to a car accident lawyer before you accept a settlement amount.
How long will my injury claim take?
At The Law Offices of Casey D. Shomo, we’re committed to your claim for as long as it takes. In some cases, a car accident claim can be settled in a matter of weeks. In others, it may be months before both parties agree on a settlement. In some cases, court is necessary. Your lawyer will be ready then, too.
Awards & Associations
Milion Dollar Advocates Forum
Membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum is limited to trial attorneys who have secured a million-dollar settlement on behalf of their clients. Members gain access to an impressive network of contacts and resources.
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum only grants membership to trial lawyers who have won settlements for clients that are worth multi millions of dollars. Only about one percent of lawyers belong to this prestigious organization.
American's Top 100 Attorneys
America’s Top 100 Attorneys uses a selection method that is via invitation only. Candidates must pass multiple phases before being granted membership, thereby ensuring that only the best lawyers are admitted and recognized.
American Board of Trial Advocates
Protecting our Seventh Amendment right to a jury trial is the mission of the American Board of Trial Advocates. Members must display high levels of integrity, civility, and skill in the courtroom, making experience a defining trait.
Top Trial Lawyers in Florida 2013-14
To be recognized as a Top Trial Lawyer in Florida is to be recognized for demonstrating the highest level of ethics in the courtroom at trial. Recipients of this award demonstrate professional excellence in how they conduct themselves.
AV Peer Review Rated Preeminent
Martindale-Hubbell’s AV Peer Review Rating is often considered the gold standard in attorney ratings. As these ratings are granted by other attorneys, a high rating is guaranteed to mean that an attorney is both ethical and successful.