Sarasota Personal Injury Attorney

Personal Injury in Sarasota, FL

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If you’re hurt in a personal injury accident in Sarasota, Florida, it can be hard to know how to begin to put your life back together. After a personal injury accident, you have physical, mental and emotional scars. You may be unable to work or take care of your family. The things that you used to do every day may become difficult.

Our team of personal injury attorneys in Sarasota may be able to help. We have more than three decades of experience helping more than 10,000 deserving personal injury victims just like you. We take each case personally, and we pride ourselves on being aggressive and compassionate Sarasota personal injury lawyers. It’s our goal to help you get the compensation that you deserve. We do that by carefully building your case and by helping you understand how the legal system works and how we use it to advocate for your best interests.

How Does Our Team of Sarasota Personal Injury Attorneys Help Clients?

Our team of attorneys believes that great representation involves listening to clients and then strategizing to use the law to their advantage. First, we meet with you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

If you have serious injuries or you’re more comfortable meeting in your home, the hospital, your office or a coffee shop, we’ll come to you. We hope that you’ll ask lots of questions, and we’re eager to hear your story. We never charge our clients for the first consultation. In fact, if we don’t win your case, there’s no cost to you.

What Types of Damages Am I Eligible to Recover?

Don’t make the mistake of assuming that you can only recover damages for your emergency room visit or hospital expenses. There are a wide variety of damages that may be available when you’re the victim of an injury accident. Your medical bills are only the beginning.

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When you’re hurt in a personal injury accident, you have damages that are not only physical but also mental and emotional. Florida law allows you to recover for all of these types of losses. Here are some of the kinds of losses that may apply to your case:

Emergency room expenses
Urgent care expenses
Follow-up doctor visits
Physical therapy and other rehabilitation services
Mobility aids like wheelchairs, walkers, and grippers
Lost wages
Lost ability to work in the future
Property damages
Replacement services for help around the house or child care
Compensation for physical pain
Compensation for mental distress
Compensation for emotional suffering

Our legal team makes sure to evaluate each category of damages to make sure that you claim the full amount of your losses. It’s important to include all of the types of damages in your first claim for compensation. After we’ve identified all of the forms of compensation that you may deserve, we set to work documenting your losses and proving your case.

What if I Need Medical Care Now?

You might need serious medical care after your accident. Unfortunately, whether or not you have insurance, the medical care providers want to get paid right away. That can make a stressful situation even more trying.

If you need medical care right now, we can negotiate with your medical care providers to agree to get paid after you receive compensation for your losses. We can help you arrange for the care you need without the pressure of making immediate payments. That’s just one way that we help you rebuild your life after a Sarasota personal injury accident.

Do I Need a Lawyer?

There are a number of ways that a Sarasota personal injury lawyer can help you after you suffer an injury accident. We start by listening to your story so that we understand the details of what happened. Then, we talk about how the law applies to your case. We work with you to make a plan to build your case. Together, we carry out that plan.

Our team has brought more than 10,000 cases over three decades. We prepare all court filings on your behalf. We know Florida laws and Florida court procedures inside and out. Our knowledge and experience help you harness Florida laws and use them to your advantage.

We review your case carefully to identify things that you can do to build your case. Our team makes sure that you ask for all of the types of damages that you may deserve in your case. We make sure to prepare and file court documents, make strategic decisions and present your case all in a way that’s calculated to show your case in the best possible light.

Can’t I Just Work With the Insurance Company?

Don’t assume that the insurance company is on your side. The insurance company makes their profit when they deny and minimize good claims. They might hit you with delay tactics or try to convince you that your claim is worth much less than it’s really worth.

When you work with Jack Bernstein, Injury Attorneys, you can have the peace of mind to know the actual value of your claim. We handle all contact with the insurance company on your behalf so that you only have to worry about your recovery.

Time Is of the Essence

You have a limited time after a personal injury accident to bring a claim for recovery. Also, there are things that you can do right now to preserve your claim and make it stronger. The sooner you contact us, the better. We can help you make sure that you get your case filed by the deadline, and we can begin working on your case immediately. We’re standing by to take your call.

Let Jack Bernstein, Injury Attorneys Fight for You

Have you been hurt in a Sarasota personal injury accident? We may be able to help. Assisting injury accident victims is our passion. We’re ready to put our team to work on your behalf.

At Jack Bernstein, Injury Attorneys, we offer personal and compassionate representation for Sarasota injury victims. There’s no cost to talk to us about your case. Call us at (941) 822-2222 for an immediate consultation about your case.

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