Auto Accident Attorney in the Minneapolis Area
An automobile collision injury claim may involve multiple insurers (auto, medical, and disability) and multiple claims. We can help you understand the process and navigate the legal and coverage issues. We will assist you in obtaining payment of your property damage, medical bills, and wage loss. We will speak and meet with your physicians to determine your employment restrictions, and probable future treatment needs. Adequate representation requires answers to these questions before anyone can determine the value of your case.
Our attorney Tom Kiernan brings decades of experience to every auto injury claim we bring for our clients; and he exclusively represents plaintiffs (injured persons). Tom will collect all the information that supports your claim, present it to multiple insurance companies, if need be, and negotiate for the highest possible settlement on your behalf. He is a seasoned trial attorney. Tom is well prepared in the unlikely event that your auto injury claim goes to trial.
Have you been injured in an auto accident in Minnesota? Don’t be a victim. After receiving emergency medical care, your next step should be to contact Kiernan Personal Injury Attorneys!
We consider these and many other issues on a daily basis, and seek to maximize our client’s monetary recovery by coordinating the various insurance claims. Our practice is limited to representing the injured party, or plaintiffs. We have never represented insurance companies.
Tom Kiernan will visit with you in the hospital, home, or our office to explain the law and answer your questions. You may call with any questions, or we can work with your family while you are in the hospital. Timing is critical as I can intervene before the insurance adjusters start asking you questions or seeking to take your recorded statement.
We work hard to secure your best auto injury settlement, so you don’t have to. Our work allows you to focus on recovering from your injuries while our team strives to secure the compensation you are rightly owed. Medical expenses, pain and suffering, loss of income – we will do what it takes to build the claim that reimburses you for 100% of your damages.
Don’t jeopardize your claim by delaying it, accepting the first settlement you are offered, or proceeding without expert legal counsel. Insurance companies do not have your best interests at heart. But at Kiernan Personal Injury Attorneys, we honor a fiduciary obligation to our clients; meaning, we place your best interests above all others. Request your free in-person consultation today!
Frequently Asked Questions: Automobile Injuries
What should I do immediately after a car accident?
After a car accident, prioritize safety first. Check for injuries and call for medical assistance if needed. Exchange information with the other party, gather witness contacts, and document the scene. Report the incident to the police and your insurance company. Seeking prompt medical attention and consulting with an attorney can protect your rights.
How is fault determined in auto injury cases?
Fault in auto injury cases is typically determined by examining evidence such as police reports, witness statements, and traffic laws. Insurance companies and legal professionals may also consider factors like surveillance footage and expert opinions. It’s crucial to collect and preserve evidence to establish a strong case. An experienced attorney can guide you through this process.
What damages can I recover in an auto injury claim?
In an auto injury claim, you may be eligible to recover various damages, including medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, and pain and suffering. The specific damages depend on the circumstances of the accident and the injuries sustained. Consulting with a personal injury attorney can help you understand what compensation you may be entitled to pursue.
Note: The information provided in these FAQs is intended for general informational purposes and should not be considered legal advice. If you require legal advice or assistance specific to your situation, please consult with us today.