personal injury Attorneys
Were you or a loved one injured in an accident caused by another party? Our attorneys are here to help answer your questions and provide you with a free case evaluation.
If you were involved in an accident and have been injured as a result of someone else’s actions, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Accident cases take many different forms.
We represent victims who have been in:
- Auto Accidents
- Truck/Tractor Trailer Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Premise Liability Lawsuits
- Inadequate Maintenance of the Premises
- Workplace Violence
- Improper Crowd Management
- Improper Hotel Security
- Amusement Park Accidents
- Elevator/Escalator Accidents
- Wrongful Fire Burns
- Dog Bites
- Slip & Falls
- Snow/Ice Accidents
- Swimming Pool Accidents
- Water Leaks
- Toxic Fumes/Chemicals
You may be entitled to:
- Medical Bills
- Unearned Wages
- Lost Future Wages
- Funeral/burial Costs
- Pain & Suffering
- Non-ecomomic Losses
Our team of expert attorneys are standing by to provide a free case evaluation and answer any questions you may have. Using an experienced lawyer in your accident case will only strengthen your position and allow you to maximize your claim.
We look forward to speaking soon.
Attorney Williams has over 30 years of experience in the field of personal injury law and has represented both insurance companies and victims. Kathy’s early practice with firms focused on casualty defense has given her a unique perspective and understanding of how best to maximize her client’s recovery. Since joining Santanasto Law in 2012, Kathy’s focus is limited to representing injured parties. During this time she has successfully resolved a wide variety of personal injury and accident cases including motor vehicle and motorcycle accidents, trip and fall incidents and nursing home negligence.
At Santanasto Law our goal is to provide our clients with outstanding legal services in an efficient and cost-effective manner. We believe that in order to achieve this goal it is necessary to develop a close working relationship with each client. Whether we are representing a business or an individual, we realize that each client's needs and circumstances are unique.
As a client-centered practice we will work to develop a clear and comprehensive understanding of your situation and the goals that you would like us to help you achieve. This approach allows us to tailor our services to your individual needs so that we can more effectively achieve the results that you are seeking. In other words, we take our role as "Counselors at Law" quite literally.
Common Questions About Personal Injury Law
Is it worth hiring a personal injury attorney?
Yes, if you are injured in an accident that was not your fault, a personal injury attorney can help you recover damages for your losses. These accidents include car accidents, truck accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip and falls, trip and falls and other accidents that result in bodily harm. Your losses can be medical expenses, lost income, or other out of pocket expenses. You may also be entitled to damages for pain and suffering.
When to get an attorney for a car accident?
You should consult with an attorney if you are injured in a car accident ( or any accident). An attorney can explain your rights to you, help you understand how automobile insurance works and what damages you may be entitled to. Some cases can be settled before going to court, but many do not. An attorney can help you maximize your recovery. You should always have an attorney if your case goes to court.
How to find a personal injury lawyer?
A personal injury attorney helps you understand your rights and represents you if you make a claim. As a general rule, the location where the accident took place is where any lawsuit would be filed. Finding an attorney with a local presence is important. Aside from typical online search options, you can also contact the local bar association.
What to do after a car accident?
After calling the police, you should contact your insurance company and report the accident. Your insurance company will take your information and explain what is covered by your insurance. f you are injured or think you may be injured, seek medical help as soon as possible. The insurance company may send an adjuster to review the damage to your car and assign another claims representative to follow up with your injuries. You should contact your attorney to make sure your rights are secured and you obtain the best advice to make sure you are properly compensated for your damages. If you can, take pictures of the accident scene and your injuries. Keep notes on what happened and what you are experiencing. This can be helpful if facts about the accident become an issue later.
Can someone sue you for a car accident if you have insurance?
If you are involved in an accident and it is your fault, your insurance is responsible for the damages. You are the named party in a lawsuit but your insurance should cover an attorney to represent you and defend the suit.
Who pays for car damage in a no-fault state?
You are responsible for damage to your car. Initially, your insurance will cover the damage (depending on whether you purchased collision or comprehensive coverage). If the accident is not your fault, your deductible will even be reimbursed to you.