Contact - Folkes Legal Professional Corporation

Of all the questions that we never want to have to ask, this one is probably near the top of the list: “Do I need to call a personal injury law firm?” If you are asking this question, it probably means that either you or someone close to you has been seriously injured. It also means that there are complicated issues in play. There may be questions about the responsible party, about whether insurance might cover the situation, and about who is going to pay for the medical bills and other expenses that are piling up.

The Right Personal Injury Law Firm Can Help

Most people simply don’t know how to proceed in the days and weeks following an accident or injury. Every aspect of their lives may have been turned upside down, and they are often preoccupied with medical treatment and recovery. They may overlook the fact that they may be entitled to compensation. You may be able to receive compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages due to missing work, future care costs, future loss of income, and perhaps for other expenses related to the accident injury.

In the immediate aftermath of the accident, you generally should not speak with the other party’s insurance company. They do not have your best interests in mind. Instead, you need the services of an experienced personal injury lawyer, and it is important that you contact a qualified lawyer as soon as possible following your injury.

What To Expect from Your Personal Injury Lawyer

You need an experienced, competent personal injury lawyer, someone who is well-versed in personal injury in the Brampton, Mississauga and Niagara areas. You want someone who has a solid track record of success in this legal field, and ideally, someone who has dealt with numerous cases similar to yours. You want someone with a strong reputation among legal professionals in your province. And you want someone who is committed to clear and honest communication with you every step of the way.

When you meet with your personal injury legal team, they will be able to assess whether you do in fact have a case, and help you understand your options. Once you decide on a course of action, your lawyers will set to work building your case, from gathering evidence and records and interviewing witnesses to preparing court filings. Your lawyer will prepare you and represent you in court appearances and in out-of-court mediations and settlement negotiations; in fact, with diligent representation, you may be able to reach a satisfactory settlement without ever setting foot in a courtroom.

Moreover, hiring a personal injury attorney will allow you to concentrate on your recovery. Injuries can disrupt your life, but the ordeal is often easier when you know you have someone on your side to look out for your best interests, protect your rights, and fight for fair compensation for your injuries.

How To Contact An Attorney

Ron Folkes is a leader in the field of personal injury law, with millions of dollars in settlements for his clients through virtually every type of injury claim. He has practiced for 40 years on the principle of providing the highest quality legal services to clients at reasonable rates, and the team remains committed to this principle today. Ron Folkes and his staff of professionals enjoy a good reputation among clients, colleagues and courts within the Brampton and Mississauga legal communities. The Folkes Law Firm is available for a free half-hour consultation, and can be reached at 14 Nelson Street West, Suite One, Brampton, Ontario L6X 1B7, or by calling (866) 687-1055.