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5 Great Reasons To Hire A Personal Injury Lawyer Today

If you've been injured, don't hesitate.

5 Great Reasons To Hire A Personal Injury Lawyer Today

When it comes to your personal injury case, not just any lawyer will do the trick. Due to the intricacies of your case, you need a lawyer who specializes in personal injury.

They are trained in negotiation and will ensure that you receive the compensation that you deserve.

Although you can handle your personal injury case by yourself, there are many benefits to hiring a lawyer to advocate for you.

You Will Have a Larger Settlement

With a lawyer, your compensation is higher. You can earn 3x more in your settlement with a lawyer than you would receive without one. They are trained to deal with insurance companies and know the ins and outs of the process.

They can make sure that you get the largest settlement offer possible for your injuries.

Your Recovery Comes First

The best thing that you can do for your case is to recover from your injuries. At Utah Legal Team, we want you to focus on getting better while we take care of the rest.

It is important that you receive treatment and recover so that your settlement reflects the full extent of your injuries. If you are unsure about where to go for your treatment, we can help you find the best medical help for your injury.

Negotiation Skills

The insurance company does not have your best interest at heart. Their goal is to look out for their own company and save money. They even have attorneys on retainer to help them find ways to save money.

Due to the insurance company having their own lawyer, you may need one of your own to even out the odds. Our attorneys have 50 years of experience in negotiation and will fight for you.

Your Lawyer is an Expert in the Field

After an accident, there are specific rules, regulations and procedures to follow. There are damages to be assessed, piles of paperwork, and records to gather.

A personal injury lawyer deals with these procedures on a daily basis and has the knowledge to fight for the highest compensation. They understand exactly how much your injuries and damages are worth and will work hard to make sure that the insurance company knows it as well.

You Will Have Options

One of the best reasons to hire a personal injury lawyer is that your lawyer will give you options. You won’t have to take the first offer and if none of the offers are up to par, you have the option of going to litigation.

Your attorney will present you with all of the options and advise you on which one to take. With an expert’s advice, you will know that the option you go with is the best one for your case.

There are many great reasons to hire a lawyer, with the list above naming just a few. One of the greatest reasons is that hiring one will give you peace of mind. When you have been injured in an accident and are launched into the overwhelming world of medical bills, recovery and insurance claims, you want to know that everything will work out.

A lawyer will give you the assurance that your case is being handled correctly. That assurance allows your life to eventually return to normal as you focus on what truly matters: recovering and moving forward.

When should you hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Every case is unique and not all accidents require an attorney’s help. On smaller cases, it is best to look at the facts and use your best judgement.

However, if your case involves any of the following, it would be wise to speak with a lawyer:

  • The accident produced serious injuries or death
  • Your injuries have caused temporary or personal disability
  • The Settlement Offer does not cover your losses
  • You have missed work due to your injuries

If you have any questions about how legal representation can change your personal injury case, please contact Utah Legal Team today.

Don’t hesitate in contacting a lawyer early on as it can make all the difference in your case. Our Personal injury consultations are free and our lawyers would love to speak with you!


Mike McKell is known as an attorney who brings passion to representing both his clients and constituents. He is the founding partner of McKell Thompson Hunter and a current member of the Utah Senate.

*The information provided on this website does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice; instead, all information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only.

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