The Law Offices of Ogle, Elrod & Baril, PLLC help personal injury victims in Nashville. We help them recover compensation for the financial losses they suffered from an accident. We understand the financial stress you may be under if your medical costs are increasing and you cannot work because of your injury.
Our legal team can pursue compensation on your behalf for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. You may also pursue compensation if your loved one died in a fatal injury accident. To learn more about how we can help you, call our personal injury lawyers in Nashville, TN at 865-546-1111 for a free consultation.
How the Law Offices of Ogle, Elrod & Baril, PLLC Can Help You
We know how frustrating it is to recover from a devastating accident while figuring out how to start a personal injury claim or lawsuit. When you work with our law firm, you do not have to worry about making calls or filing legal paperwork. We do that for you.
Our law firm manages all aspects of a personal injury case, from filing a claim to negotiating a settlement. We also communicate on your behalf with all parties involved in your case.
Our lawyers focus on protecting your interests and your legal right to pursue compensation for your personal injury.
What You Can Expect Our Firm to Do For You
You can expect our legal team to:
Investigate your case
We can investigate the details of your personal injury to know how to best proceed with our investigation. We can determine how your personal injury accident happened, who took part, and which party is responsible for your injuries.
We build a case to prove how another party’s negligence caused an accident and caused you harm as a result. When we establish liability, the party responsible for causing your personal injury must pay for your damages.
Determine Your Damages
Determining your losses helps to estimate the amount of compensation to pursue in your case. Medical bills compensation are usually the most expensive damages in a personal injury case.
Consult with Experts
We may enlist the help of experts to strengthen your case. These experts may include accident reconstruction specialists, medical expert witnesses, and others.
Whether your personal injury resulted from a motorcycle accident or a slip-and-fall accident in a grocery store, we can help. Our goal is to ensure you receive the compensation that you deserve for your losses.
Building Your Personal Injury Case
We secure evidence during our investigation to build a case that supports your personal injury claim. The evidence we secure will depend on the event that caused your injury.
For example, if you suffered a spinal cord injury in a car accident, we would gather evidence that may include:
- Your medical records that show the severity of your injury
- A police report
- Video footage of the accident
- Eyewitness statements
- Photographs of the crash site
Our legal team may also subpoena records, demand documents from companies, and take other actions to gather evidence for your case.
At the Law Offices of Ogle, Elrod & Baril, PLLC, we work hard to prepare solid cases. We want to ensure our clients get compensation for injuries caused, in many cases, by someone else’s negligence.
Filing a Personal Injury Claim or Lawsuit
Depending on the circumstances of your personal injury, we can take different actions. For example, we may file an insurance claim or lawsuit to pursue compensation for your losses.
The Law Offices of Ogle, Elrod & Baril, PLLC will handle negotiations and fight to get you full and fair compensation for your personal injury. If the other party’s insurance company does not agree to full and fair compensation for you, we may file a lawsuit and go to trial.
If you have questions about filing personal injury cases, contact our personal injury lawyers in Nashville, TN. Call us at 865-546-1111 for a free case review.
Filing a Third-Party Claim
You may be able to file a third-party claim if we find during our investigation that another party contributed to your personal injury.
For example, if a commercial truck driver slammed into your vehicle, you can hold the driver responsible for causing the crash. However, further investigation may show negligence on the part of the trucking company. This can happen if the trucking company failed to perform routine maintenance or the truck has a history of crashes. Then we can file a third-party claim against the trucking company on your behalf.
We can identify the actions of all negligent third parties. Then we can help you obtain additional compensation for your Nashville personal injury accident.
Recoverable Damages in a Personal Injury Claim
The value of your case primarily depends on the type and severity of your personal injury. For example, a permanent injury, like the amputation of an arm or leg, can increase the worth of your case. A debilitating injury may prevent you from working. Additionally, you may have expensive medical needs in the future.
Our team of personal injury lawyers in Nashville will discuss the compensatory damages we may pursue in your case. Your estimated compensation amount depends on the losses you suffered from your personal injury.
While each case is different, some of the most common damages personal injury victims recover include:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Loss of future income
- Physical or occupational therapy
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Emotional distress
If a family member suffered a fatal injury from the accident, you may be eligible to file a wrongful death lawsuit. To find out more about filing a wrongful death case, contact a personal injury lawyer in Nashville. Call 865-546-1111 for a free case review.
Contact A Personal Injury Lawyer in Nashville Today for a Free Consultation
You have a limited time to file a personal injury claim or lawsuit. So, do not wait too long. Legal help is only a phone call away.