How to find reputable accident claims legal firms?
With adverts on the television, internet advertising and news articles about accident claims legal firms it may be difficult to choose just one to progress your claim. With such a wealth of information to process, it is important to know how to find legal representation from a reputable, experienced law firm.
Following an accident, you may be feeling vulnerable, emotional and under a great deal of strain as you come to terms with your injuries. It is important to find the help of a legal firm or personal injury solicitor who understands the pressures you are under. Someone who shows compassion and sensitivity throughout the claims process. This level of guidance will help to minimise the stress you are feeling, allowing you to make a claim without worrying.
2. Relevant experience
It is very important to find the help of accident claims legal firms with specific experience and expertise in personal injury claims. Whilst your local solicitor firm may come recommended by your friends, they may have used unrelated services. Perhaps helping with house purchases or divorce proceedings and therefore may not have the personal injury expertise you need.
Personal injuries involve a specific area of UK law, so you should find the help of a dedicated personal injury solicitor or legal firm. You should also check they have experience in handling claims similar to your own. It may be a particular lawyer has expertise in work injury claims but not in road traffic accidents, for example.
3. Case studies
It is always worth reading client testimonials to see what other people have thought of the service provided by accident claims companies. This will help you to relax and place your trust in a particular legal firm, depending on the reviews they have received from claimants just like you.
Some accident claims legal firms will be endorsed by a public figure – signposting to you as a consumer that their services are trustworthy. At Accident Advice Helpline, a law firm specialising in personal injury cases, we are proud to be endorsed by UK consumer champion, Dame Esther Rantzen, who assures claimants like you that we work with utmost professionalism and all on a no-win, no-fee* basis.
To find out more about how Accident Advice Helpline can assist you in making your personal injury claim, call our 24 hour advice line on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993. You can also complete our short online claim form. Alternatively, our 30-second calculator tool will give you an idea of how much compensation you may be entitled to claim, dependent on your specific injury type and severity.