Personal Injury Lawyer
Personal injury lawyer in Ballwin, MO. Attorney Amanda Hayden at The Hayden Law Firm knows that accidents both severe and minor may result in an inability to return to the job you once depended upon, high medical expenses, or permanent disfigurement and pain. Regardless of the scale of the loss you’ve endured, you are equally deserving of rights and just compensation under the law.
If you or a loved one have been hurt because of negligence or recklessness, we will be your voice. Please contact a personal injury lawyer in Ballwin, MO, at The Hayden Law Firm or call (314) 480-3100 for a free, no-risk case consultation. If we decide to take your case, it will be on a contingency fee basis which means you don’t have to pay fees up-front.
Personal Injury Claims We Handle
Accidents happen all around us and the injuries that victims face are far-reaching. This is why The Hayden Law Firm handles personal injury claims of all types; because we want to help as many individuals and their families as possible.
We handle auto accidents of all kinds, including:
- Car Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Bad Weather Accidents
- Brake Failures
- Distracted Driving
- Drunk Driving
- Rideshare Accidents
- Self-Driving Accidents
- Texting and Driving
- ATV Accidents
- Bus Accidents
- Hit and Run Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Accidents
…As well as all other types of personal injury accidents, including:
- Sexual Assaults
- Premises Liability
- Product Liability
- Slip and Fall Accidents
- Dog Bites
- Construction Zone Accidents
In everything from burn injuries and whiplash faced in minor car accidents to bodily injuries, paralysis, and wrongful death faced in severe truck wrecks, we are committed to bringing every resource to bear in whichever type of injury you face.
Personal Injury Compensation in Ballwin, MO
When you seek compensation, it’s not solely about financial gain; it’s about justice. Personal injury law was put in place to fairly compensate a hurt individual for losses caused by someone else, thereby, allowing the victim an opportunity to put their life back together again.
After you consultation with a Ballwin personal injury lawyer at The Hayden Law Firm, you may be able to hold the appropriate parties accountable for future and present compensation.
These personal injury damages include, but are not limited to:
- Past, present, and future medical expenses from injuries
- Rehabilitation and therapy expenses
- Permanent disability or disfigurement
- Reduced earning capacity
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Mental or emotional distress
- Property damage
The maximum amount of recoverable damages is different for everyone and will depend upon the degree of your injuries and how the accident impacted your life.
How to Know if You Have a Personal Injury Case
You can recover damages by either filing a personal injury claim with the at-fault party’s insurance company or by filing a personal injury lawsuit against them in the Ballwin courts; however, it may difficult to know if you have a right to a claim in either situation.
In order to succeed, you must be able to prove two critical items: fault and damages. For instance, an individual, company, or employee(s) of a business must perform a wrongful act or default on their duty to prevent dangerous situations in order to be guilty of negligence and thus held liable for your injuries. Furthermore, the accident must fall within time restrictions set forth under MO statute of limitations.
If you are still unsure if you have a case, an experienced Ballwin personal injury lawyer at The Hayden Law Firm can discover if you have sufficient evidence to effectively prove fault and seek damages. Contact us now.
In many cases, claims for personal injury are settled out of court before ever reaching the trial stage; however, we will never hesitate to go to trial if large insurance companies refuse to pay what’s fair.
These large insurance companies will do anything they can to limit their liability and will therefore pressure you to make quick decisions on a settlement offer that might not be in your best interests long-term. Without someone on your side, you could lose out on getting sufficient coverage for your losses.
Furthermore, the personal injury claim process is made up of paperwork, unexpected obstacles, unfair denials, and complicated details. Using our extensive experience, we know the ins and outs of the process and want to make it as simple as possible for you.
Get in Touch With a Personal Injury Lawyer in Ballwin Who Cares
With our experience advocating for those who’ve been wronged, we are here to help families cope with life after an accident. It is our mission to help individuals recover financially, physically, and emotionally.