Auto Accident Attorney - Portland Oregon
If you have been involved in a car or semi truck accident in Portland, Oregon then you may need the assistance of an accident injury lawyer to help with your insurance claim or claims. There are various forms of automobile and liability insurance that may provide benefits for your injury that you may not be aware of. If you have any concerns about what to do, consult with a local personal injury attorney to see if you need help. Most reputable accident attorneys do not charge a fee for an initial consultation.
We do not charge a consultation fee and only represent clients on a contingency fee basis – we do not charge hourly fees and only get paid if we achieve a recovery for our client. We will be honest with you regarding whether you even need an attorney. Every case we agree to handle will be fully prepared for trial if a reasonable settlement cannot be reached. Our office is located in the Portland area town of Lake Oswego where parking is free and traffic hassles can be avoided.
Below are a few examples of the kinds of car accident cases we have resolved for clients recently.
Severe Injury From Drunk Driver Crash
A young man was standing on the side of a road when a drunk driver hit him. He was partially paralyzed and unable to work for an extended period of time due to his injury. The case settled before a lawsuit was filed and the young man was able to pay his large amount of past and future medical bills and the remainder was placed into a trust fund to support him and his family to allow him to get training for a job that he is physically capable of doing.
Severe Injury From Bad Intersection Design
A young man was severely injured when a vehicle tried to negotiate a blind intersection that was known to be dangerous, but never repaired. We negotiated down the medical bills that had been over $500,000 and we settled the case after taking it all the way to the Oregon Supreme Court.
$628K Jury Trial Verdict
Rear-End Car Crash Resulting In Back Surgeries
A mother of two was injured when hit from behind in a car crash. She required several back surgeries due to injures to the discs in her low back. As a result she missed work and incurred a large amount of medical bills. A unanimous jury returned a verdict in her favor.
Underinsured Motorist Claim From Car Crash
A young woman suffered severe injury in an automobile accident caused by someone else. She is unable to work or care for herself. The insurance coverage involved five different companies in separate states. Through negotiations, she received a waiver of over $700,000.00 in medical bill reimbursements and obtained $600,000.00 in insurance proceeds that were placed into a trust fund to pay for her future medical care and cover her lost wages.