Personal injury law is challenging to navigate, especially after you’ve been hurt in an accident caused by another’s negligence. Personal injury accidents can carry life-changing consequences leaving you with permanent disabilities or put you in financial distress. If your injuries are the result of another party’s negligence, you may be able to receive financial compensation for your damages.
To obtain compensation, though, you need someone with years of experience, a proven track record of success, and a positive community reputation. If you live in Jupiter, Florida or the surrounding area, the Baker Legal Team attorneys are the lawyers for you.
Personal Injury Accidents We Handle in Jupiter, Florida
The days following an accident can be disorienting, but the steps you take are crucial to your case. We recommend all our clients seek medical attention. Even if you’re not showing any physical injuries, it’s important to remember not all injuries will show symptoms right away. A doctor can also diagnose any internal injuries.
After you consult a doctor, reach out to the attorneys at the Baker Legal Team. No matter how tough your case may seem, you can count on Attorney Robert Baker to employ all resources available to obtain proper financial compensation so you can focus on your recovery. Attorney Baker will not back down to any other attorney or insurance company.
For over 30 years, Robert and his team have helped clients across south Florida navigate the most complex cases, including:
- Car accidents
- Boating accidents
- Catastrophic injury
- Slip and falls
- Traumatic brain injury
- Swimming pool accidents
- Medical malpractice
Partnering with a Jupiter personal injury lawyer after an accident is your best bet to get results. Attempting to take the case into your own hands can jeopardize your claim’s success, affecting your ability to make a full recovery and live a financially stable life.
What Type of Compensation Could I Receive after an Accident?
No matter what kind of accident you were involved in, you’re most likely worried about how you will afford everything. From surgeries to doctor’s visits, costs can quickly add up, and with future bills for physical therapy or follow-up appointments, they won’t stop adding up. When your injuries result from someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to financial compensation.
After reviewing your case, determining the extent of your injuries, and obtaining evidence, an attorney may be able to secure compensation for the following losses:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Future loss of income
- Property damage
- Funeral costs
- Pain and suffering
- Mental exhaustion
- Permanent disabilities
In some extreme cases, a judge may award you punitive damages. These damages are awarded when the defendant acted with extreme negligence or intent to harm someone else.
Why Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?
Many people think they can handle a personal injury case by themselves, or they believe their insurance company will have their best interests in mind. However, personal injury law can be challenging. One missed detail can cost you your entire settlement. Our attorneys will make sure no stone is left unturned.
Trusting an insurance company to put your interests first is never a good idea. Insurers look to maximize profit and employ sneaky tactics to get you to accept an initial offer lower than what you need. Our attorneys will be aggressive with negotiations to ensure you receive fair compensation.
Our goal is to obtain legal justice for all of our clients. An attorney will work with you one-on-one to learn more about your case and the circumstances surrounding the accident. There are many reasons why you should work with a personal injury lawyer in Jupiter.
Recovery Should Be Your Top Priority
After an accident, you should focus on your recovery. Putting it off while you obtain compensation will only further your injuries. Your injuries may also be more severe than initially thought, and you may miss the window to file a claim because of a delayed onset. In Florida, you have four years after the accident to file a personal injury claim. This may sound like a lot of time, but with doctor’s appointments, physical therapy sessions, and surgeries, time will go quickly.
We Know the Ins and Outs of Your Case and the Law
Attorney Robert Baker and his team will make sure your case is not thrown out because of a paperwork error, loophole, or technicality. When filing a personal injury claim, there are strict rules and regulations you must follow. Our attorneys will dig into your case and learn everything they need to know to fight for you.
Excellent Negotiation Skills
When negotiating a settlement, the other party will try to reduce the value of your claim by finding you at fault for part of your injuries. When settling a claim, you will either deal with your insurance company or the other party’s insurance company or attorney. These professionals are trained to drive a hard bargain and may try to trick you into admitting some guilt so they can pay you less than you deserve. Attorney Robert Baker will protect your legal interests by representing you in any settlement negotiations, and you are advised to speak with him before communicating with insurance adjusters.
When Every Detail Counts, Contact a Winning Team
If you’re suffering from injuries that keep you from work or living your life, discuss your case with the Baker Legal Team. While we can’t guarantee your life will go back to normal, we will do everything in our power to get you close. Board-Certified by the Florida Bar, Attorney Robert Baker leads a team of compassionate and caring attorneys who will fight for your financial compensation.
The sooner you contact us, the more help we can be. Call (561) 320-0000 or complete an online contact form to schedule a free consultation.