Top Fairport Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers Near You

Nichols Law Offices, P.L.L.C.

Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer | Serving Fairport, NY

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315-401-0621

28 years making a difference for each client - Experienced, Lead Counsel Rated, Avvo 9.9/10 (Superb), Top Attorneys of North America

Nichols Law Offices, PLLC has been providing representation to New Yorkers involved in serious personal injury accidents for over 27 Years. They have helped persons throughout Central New York, up to the Canadian border and down to Pennsylvania achieve the very best outcome in their personal injury case, based on three simple ethics that have guided them for …

DeFrancisco & Falgiatano Law Firm

Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer | Serving Fairport, NY

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315-479-9000

Top 1% Trial counsel, SuperLawyers, Avvo 10/10, Lead Counsel, Best Attorneys of America & NYS Trial Lawyers

The DeFrancisco & Falgiatano Law Firm is a personal injury firm that fights for the rights of clients who have sustained serious injuries. Our goal is to apply our 30 years of experience to help each client achieve the best possible outcome for their case. We understand that an injury can destabilize your financial well-being, your family, prevent you from working and …

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Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer | Serving Fairport, NY

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Hach & Rose, LLP

Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer | Serving Fairport, NY

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866-745-6190

Over $250 Million Recovered, Including Jury Verdicts of $13 Million and $12 Million. No FEE Unless You Are Compensated

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Fairport Spinal Cord Injury Information

Spinal Cord Injury

An injury to the spinal cord, the bundle of nerves residing in the backbone, can result in the loss of motor control and sensation, it can render the injured person fully or partly paralyzed, and can do permanent and serious harm to bodily functions, such as breathing.

Spinal Cord Injury Legal Rights

Is you have suffered a spinal cord injury, it is in your best interest to consult a Fairport lawyer. He or she can analyze the facts of the event, assess the strength of your case and the amount of compensation. The attorney can take your case to trial or try and seek a satisfactory settlement.

When to Hire a Lawyer

It is in your best interest to get legal help early on in addressing your situation. There are times when hiring a lawyer quickly is critical to your case, such as if you are charged with a crime. It may also be in your best interest to have a lawyer review the fine print before signing legal documents. A lawyer can also help you get the compensation you deserve if you've suffered a serious injury. For issues where money or property is at stake, having a lawyer guide you through the complexities of the legal system can save you time, hassle, and possibly a lot of grief in the long run.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney's experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

How much does it cost to hire an attorney?

In general, how much an attorney costs will often depend on these four factors: billing method and pricing structure, type of legal work performed, law firm prestige, and attorney experience. Depending on the legal issue you are facing, an attorney may bill you by the hour, settle on a flat fee, or enter into a contingency fee agreement. The type of legal work you need help with will also play a role in cost incurred.

Common legal terms explained

Personal jurisdiction - Requirement that a particular court have authority over a person, in order to bind that person to the judgment of the court, based on minimum contacts. International Shoe Co v. Washington is a landmark Supreme Court case outlining the scope of a state court's reach in personal jurisdiction.

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