Dave Christensen is the greatest lawyer inside and out.” - Tashee P. - Oak Park, MI
David made sure all of my medical bills were paid for.” - Antonio D. - Livonia, MI
Christensen Law is not an ordinary firm, it's exceptional.” - D.T. - Jackson, MI
They took my case to trial & won me a great settlement.” - H.H Davidson
After an injury accident caused by someone’s negligence in Michigan, you are hoping for justice and monetary compensation. You can get help filing a claim by partnering with a Michigan personal injury attorney at Christensen Law.
It could happen when you least expect it. It could happen when you are having the best day of your life. It could happen when you’re having the worst day of your life. A personal injury accident. You were walking down the street with your dog when a distracted driver came at you. You grabbed Pongo and jumped out of the way, but you broke a few bones during the landing.
Now, you’re staring at the ceiling tile above you in your hospital room, wondering what went wrong. You didn’t make that driver look down at their phone when they should have been paying attention to the road. You’re suffering because of that person’s careless actions.
Talk to a Michigan personal injury lawyer in a free case consultation. Learn your options after a serious injury accident.
Different laws in Michigan address different types of injury accidents.
For example, if you were hurt in a car accident, your case will fall under car accident laws. It’s important you figure out what type of accident you were injured in so your Michigan personal injury attorney can apply the right laws to your case. Your lawyer can also help you figure out who is at fault for your accident.
Fault is determined through investigation. For example, if a dangerous product hurt you, you need to find out which manufacturer made that product. If you were hurt in a car accident, you need to figure out who caused the accident. Your lawyer at our firm can help you investigate your accident and gather evidence to prove fault.
Below, these are some common types of personal injury accidents. Which type of personal injury case do you have?
If your injury is serious, it could affect your case in one main way. You will be owed more compensation the more serious your injury is. That’s why it’s important to document your injuries, all medical treatments, and the costs of medical care. Your Michigan injury attorney can help you document the severity of your injury so you can receive the compensation you’re due.
You are looking into whether you should hire a personal injury attorney for help with your Michigan personal injury claim. You want to be sure that the cost of your lawyer will be worth it. It’s a fair consideration to make. No one likes to waste money. Here are some of the tasks your Michigan injury attorney will perform for you.
Answers to some of the top questions our firm receives have been listed below for your convenience.
It’s highly unlikely you will need to go to court in order to win monetary compensation for your Michigan personal injury. Most claims can be settled outside of the courtroom using insurance negotiations. Your Michigan injury lawyer can handle this process, working toward a fair settlement for your injury and suffering.
In Michigan, personal injury victims have up to three years to file their claims. Has that much time passed since the date of your accident? If not, you should still have time to file your claim. Talk to a personal injury attorney to be sure whether you haven’t passed the filing deadline.
Proving a Michigan personal injury claim requires investigation and evidence gathering. You should collect as much evidence as you can to prove your case. Witness statements, photos of the accident scene, video of the accident occurring, medical evidence, accident reports, and more can be used to prove your case.
When you’re ready to file your personal injury claim, you can choose which lawyer stands beside you through this process. Make sure you choose one with experience, compassion, and energy. Your lawyer at our firm knows how to deal with insurance companies. We will do everything we can to see that you’re paid fairly and that the insurer doesn’t mistreat you.
Get a Michigan personal injury lawyer on your side—someone with tremendous legal knowledge who will have your back. Call Christensen Law at 248-213-4900 or complete the online form below to contact our firm. Get your free case consultation now.