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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Injury Lawyer in Craven

    The advantage of choosing the big guns when getting an injury lawyer in Craven

    When looking for an injury lawyer in Craven you will be faced with an intimidating amount of options – there are literally thousands of them out there. And as you can imagine they come in all shapes and sizes; there are big ones, small ones, specialists, one man bands, no-win-no-fees, and many others. It can be quite difficult knowing in which direction to turn, especially when dealing with the stress of the accident already. But if you want the best place to start then you should really be looking at the big guns, the large national companies, like Accident Advice Helpline, and here are a few reasons why.

    The early settlement

    When you are looking to make a case over your injury, your dream situation will be an early settlement. You turn up with your lawyer, state your case, and whoever you are up against simply turns round and backs down and you get an instant cheque. That would be pretty cool, right?

    Well, one of the advantages of turning up with a large, respected – and possibly feared – law firm is that it is kind of turning up to a playground scrap with your big brother. The people you are making a claim against, or at least their lawyers, know who the big firms are, what they are capable of, and that when they have decided there is a case, everyone knows that they will be seeing it through to the bitter end (and have a strong win/lose track record to boot). This can mean a reasonable amount of cases are settled without having to enter a court – which is the best outcome you can get.

    The long fight

    Of course not all claims will end up in an early settlement. So you really need to think about whether your law firm is with you for the long haul. For instance, if you are paying upfront for your legal advice (as opposed to no-win-no-fee), can you even afford to go the distance, let alone afford to lose? And if the small law firm you are using aren’t taking anything up front, can they afford to go the distance, or do they have the will to keep on fighting? This is not an issue when you use a large national company – once committed they are in it to win it, and nothing else matters!

    The twists and turns of an injury Lawyer in Craven

    When you take on an injury lawyer in Craven, you have to take into consideration that the case can go in different directions. Lawyers are tricky, and there is no saying what tricks may be used in court to try to sneak away from justice. This is why having a huge stable of talent (the type of pool of skills you get with a national company) is a massive benefit when you take on a national company – whatever trick they throw, they will have someone in the next room to call over to bring those skills in and make the case a success.

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    Date Published: 5th October 2014

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

    Disclaimer: This website contains content contributed by third parties, therefore any opinions, comments or other information expressed on this site that do not relate to the business of AAHDL or its associated companies should be understood as neither being held or endorsed by this business.

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