After suffering serious harm in a car accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you face many challenges. You’re likely dealing with an incredible amount of pain and suffering, in addition to costly medical bills and missed time at work.
The Fort Wayne car accident attorneys at Wagner Reese believe that no victim of negligence should carry the costs of another’s mistakes. That’s why we fight for maximum compensation on our clients’ behalf.
If you’re considering your next steps after a car accident, contact Wagner Reese to schedule your free, no-obligation case review.
What Makes Our Car Accident Lawyers Different?
Since opening our doors in 1997, Wagner Reese has helped injured people throughout Indiana. We’ve recovered more than $300 million for our clients in personal injury claims, and many of those recoveries have been in car accident cases, including:
- $6.5 million in wrongful death settlement for wife and mother of three children due to semi-truck negligence.
- $4.57 million in an underinsured motorist claim against a truck driver’s employer.
- $2.5 million in a wrongful death case where a husband was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle.
- $1.95 million in a case involving a motorist who was hit head-on at an intersection by a delivery truck driver.
Our Fort Wayne car accident lawyers have been recognized by our peers in the legal community. Our team members have been listed in Super Lawyers®, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, The National Trial Lawyers, the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, The Best Lawyers in America©, and U.S. News & World Report.
Despite all those honors, our team’s motivation stems from those we represent. We’re humbled to have the chance to make a significant difference in injured people’s lives. We get to know our clients, their families, and the struggles they’re facing because of their injuries. Recovering compensation drives us to help people when the stakes are at their highest.
If you’re looking for car accident lawyers in Fort Wayne who genuinely care about their clients, contact Wagner Reese to schedule a free consultation.
Are Car Accident Lawyers Expensive?
There’s a myth that car accident attorneys are too expensive to hire. In fact, most car accident lawyers, including those at Wagner Reese, work strictly on a contingency fee basis. That means we only get paid if you get compensation.
The truth is that you’re far more likely to get the full compensation you’re entitled to when you have an experienced lawyer handling your case. The costliest decision you could make is not hiring a lawyer to handle your claim.
What Should I Know About Dealing with Insurers After a Crash?
You have NO obligation to speak to the representative of someone else’s insurance company. The other driver’s insurer will likely contact you to get you to make a statement, and they’ll attempt to use those words against you in your claim. The only thing you need to tell that representative is that they should speak with your lawyer.
People often mistakenly believe that they’re obligated to accept whatever an insurance company offers them after a crash. This is not true. If you accept the insurance company’s offer, you will not be able to demand more compensation. This is one of the reasons insurers make quick offers to injured people; they know that victims will assume all their costs will be covered.
It’s important to work with your lawyer to determine the true value of your claim. This will protect you from accepting an offer that is far below what you’re entitled to.
Contact a Fort Wayne Car Accident Lawyer at Wagner Reese Today
If you’re considering filing a car accident claim after being seriously injured in a crash that wasn’t your fault, contact us. The Fort Wayne car accident lawyers at Wagner Reese have the track record to prove how hard we work for our clients.
Schedule your free consultation today. We’ll never pressure you to move forward with our firm if you don’t wish to do so. Give us a call or fill out our online contact form to get started.
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