Expert injury solicitors in Charlton – How to find the right solicitor in Charlton for you
When you need expert injury solicitors in Charlton
If you have been injured as a result of an accident that was not your fault you may want to make a claim for compensation.
How to find expert injury solicitors in Charlton
There are many personal injury solicitors in Charlton to choose from who can help you make a claim, so it can be hard to know where to start when deciding which one to work with.
You may want someone local, simply for convenience, but you may decide that the best expert injury solicitors in Charlton for you is in a different area of the country entirely.
The obvious places to look are:
- Yellow pages
However nothing can beat a good recommendation from someone you know and trust.
First contact with expert injury solicitors in Charlton
Once you have decided which solicitor you think you want to use, it is always a good idea to arrange an initial consultation. Some solicitors will offer this for free, although some will charge you for their time. This may be something you want to bear in mind when making your decision.
Your initial consultation should be used for the following:
- You providing details of your claim (this includes showing any relevant paperwork)
- The expert injury solicitors in Charlton assessing your claim and advising you whether or not to proceed
- You asking questions about the expert injury solicitors in Charlton in order to decide whether you want them to pursue your claim
- The solicitor outlining how the claim process works and what will be required from each of you in order to bring a successful claim
Questions to Ask
While it is entirely up to you what you ask expert injury solicitors in Charlton at your initial consultation, the following are recommended in order to ensure you have found the right solicitor in Charlton for you:
What is their charging structure? Do they work on a no win – no fee* basis? Do they charge you for the initial consultation? Do they charge a retainer fee? Are there any extra costs or expenses you may have to pay
What is the person’s educational background? How long has the person been practicing as an injury solicitor? How many successful claims have they made? Do they also represent insurance companies in injury claim cases and if so, how often?
Does the individual expect your claim to go to trial? What is their experience of taking cases to trial? Will they respect your wishes about whether or not to take a settlement if offered?
Following this consultation you should be clear about whether or not you wish to proceed.
Of course you could make life much easier for yourself and think about using Accident Advice Helpline.
Accident Advice Helpline is here to help!!
If you would rather deal with a national law firm, than you can contact Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 599 0993 from a mobile. The advisor who answers your call will clarify a few details with you and answer any questions you may have; the call places you under no obligation.
Date Published: 31st December 2013
Author: David Brown