We represent people who have been unfairly injured in a car accident caused by someone else’s negligence.
An auto accident can take you by surprise. It happens when you least expect it, and it can bring all kinds of hardships and headaches into your life.
You might be injured and in pain. You might be in a hospital or otherwise unable to return to work. Your medical bills might be growing by the minute (maybe even more than you realize).
If you’re like most car accident victims, you just want to get better, put it all behind you, and make sure you get the compensation you need to pay your bills and support your family.
That’s where we come in. As Augusta car accident lawyers, we represent people who have been unfairly injured in a car accident caused by someone else’s negligence.
In cases where there are moderate to severe injuries — or if you have incurred any significant financial losses, such as missed wages due to absences from work — hiring an experienced car accident lawyer could make all the difference. Insurance companies want to make your claim go away as quickly as possible and for as little money as possible.
By hiring an attorney, you send a message to them: you are serious about your claim, and you are demanding the money you deserve On average accident victims who hire a lawyer tend to recover more money than those who do not.
We understand the challenges our clients are facing, and we know how to secure results on their behalf.
We charge our clients nothing until we secure them a financial recovery.
Not only is our practice based in Augusta, GA so are we. We live right where our clients are.
We fight for your financial rights and look out for your best interests at every turn. Getting justice from an insurance company after an auto accident can be a real challenge, especially if you’re trying to face them alone.
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The insurance company isn’t on your side. No matter what their TV commercials say, they are looking out for their own wallets, not yours.
Here’s what you need to know about settlement offers from insurance companies:
We understand that it can be tempting to take a settlement offer right away — it might feel like you’re “turning down money,” and that’s hard to do. But you may be able to recover even more money. That’s why it is important to talk with an Augusta auto accident lawyer first. Make sure your decision is a fully informed one.
There is a stubborn myth out there that car accident lawyers are unaffordable. On the contrary, hiring an Augusta auto accident lawyer at M. Austin Jackson Attorney at Law won’t cost you anything up front at all.
Our office represents car crash victims on a contingency fee basis. That means we don’t charge you anything for our legal services unless we are ultimately successful in getting you money.
If we do succeed, our fee is only a percentage of your recovery. If we don’t succeed, you don’t have to pay us one penny — we take the risk of losing so that you don’t have to risk anything at all. This gives us an incentive to fight hard for our clients, and we think it shows: in the majority of our cases, we have gotten a fair settlement for our clients without having to go to court. (That said, we are prepared to take our clients’ cases to trial if that’s what true justice requires.)
Additionally, we offer an initial, no-obligation consultation at no cost whatsoever — even if you ultimately choose not to hire us. It’s your chance to get preliminary answers to your questions, as well as a general understanding of your rights under Georgia personal injury law.
In many cases, we are also able to advance any costs of litigation so that you don’t have to pay anything up front in order to pursue the justice you deserve.
No two car accidents are quite alike. Even relatively low-speed collisions can result in a variety of injuries or other damages, which may include:
When you schedule a free consultation with our law office, you can talk to an experienced Augusta car accident lawyer about your specific injuries and the damages to which you might be entitled.
While we cannot guarantee specific results in advance, we can help you understand how much money people in similar situations have recovered in the past — and how much money you might be able to recover.