Washington DC Car Accident Attorney
Serving Injured Victims & Families Across the DMV
Washington DC is among the nation’s most populated metro areas, and it sees thousands of car accidents each year. When car accidents cause serious injuries, life as you know it can come to a screeching halt. From medical bills and lost wages to physical injuries and suffering, auto accidents can cause tremendous stress. Rebuilding after a car accident looks different for everyone, but recovering compensation from the at-fault party is always important.
Being involved in a traffic accident should not cause financial distress in addition to the physical and mental anguish suffered by the injured party. If you have been involved in a car accident through no fault of your own and want to pursue compensation then you must call one of our auto accident attorneys to receive a free consultation. If you think you deserve to recover compensation, an experienced car accident attorney will conduct a free case evaluation and determine if monetary compensation is owed to you.
Why You Need a Car Accident Lawyer
Drivers involved in car accidents do not always know whether or not they need a car accident lawyer. Car accidents can be devastating experiences, especially car accidents that result in personal injury. This is why knowing what to do after a car accident is so important. Our car accident attorneys understand that victims need to prioritize their mental and physical health above all else, but also know car accidents lead to other problems, such as contacting insurance companies, communicating with the other driver, property damage, and medical costs. An experienced car accident lawyer can relieve you of these problems while you focus on medical treatment.
And, of course, a top car accident lawyer can help you recover maximum compensation.
Why You Need to Contact Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C.
Once you decide to seek legal representation, you will want to contact a Washington DC car attorney with a proven track record. Do not settle for any DC car accident lawyer. If you want to pursue compensation that you deserve, contact Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C.
We have recovered over $500 million in compensation
Our auto accident attorneys know how important the attorney client relationship is and we work hard to get you the monetary compensation you rightfully deserve. We have helped many victims of car accidents seek compensation and have recovered over $500 million for our clients.
Our award-winning trial lawyers have 100+ years of experience
Traffic laws, especially in Washington DC, can be frustratingly complicated. If you have been the victim of a car crash, you’ll need an auto accident lawyer with a lot of experience to handle all the parties involved, like your insurance company, the other driver’s insurance company, even the police officer at the scene of the car crash.
Do not pick any Washington DC car accident attorney. If you get an auto accident lawyer from us you’re choosing an award-winning, experienced lawyer firm with over 100 years of experience working on car accident cases.
We have proven results in auto accident and serious injury cases
You might be wondering what all of this means for you and your car accident claim. How much money could your personal injury claim return in compensation? Every car accident case is different, but consider these recent results secured in car accident cases:
$6 million – settlement for a client who suffered a brain injury in a rear-end accident.
$4.8 million – settlement for seriously injured motorcycle accident victim struck by a vehicle.
$1.9 million – jury verdict awarded to a client who suffered a permanent back injury in a car accident.
These results represent claims of serious injuries, but we accept cases from any victim injured by negligence. Whether your case is worth $10,000 or $10,000,000, our firm is here to help you seek justice.
We don’t take any fees unless we win your auto accident case
Auto accident victims in Washington DC face a lot of uncertainty. Medical bills, insurance companies, and lost wages are enough to take a toll on anyone recovering from a car crash.
But getting a Washington DC car accident lawyer should not add to your troubles. That’s why you will not pay any fees if you hire a personal injury attorney from Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. unless we win your car crash case.
We offer free case evaluations for personal injury cases, and if we take your case you won’t have to pay any fees unless your personal injury claim is successful.
When Should You Contact a Washington DC Car Accident Lawyer
Auto accidents can be debilitating, traumatic experiences for all involved. Your health will always be your number one priority and our number one concern, but we recommend contacting an auto accident lawyer as soon as you can.
Of course, we understand that you might not be sure if legal action is the right course for you. If you are determining whether or not to pursue a car accident claim, we recommend calling us for a free evaluation.
If, however, you are unsure whether or not to call for legal advice in the first place, consider these cases we commonly represent.
We handle all types of auto accidents, including:
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If you have been in an accident with an uninsured motorist in Washington DC, you still have options! Our car accident attorneys break down your options and how they can help you in our uninsured and underinsured motorists page.
Rear-end accidents are the most common type of accident. While some rear-end accidents result in minor injuries, they have the capacity to inflict severe harm on motorists. Learn more about how our team can help you if you have been injured in an accident.
While rollover accidents don’t happen often in Washington DC, when they do they can cause catastrophic harm to those involved. If you have been injured in a rollover accident, don’t hesitate to learn more about how our firm can help you today.
Intersections are one of the most dangerous places in Washington DC roadways, nearly half of accidents occur at or next to an intersection. Learn more about intersection accident statistics and how our team of attorneys can help you if you have been injured.
Since parting lots are private property, reporting and filing for a car accident claim can be more difficult. Read about your options, common injuries, and more on our Washington DC parking lot accidents page.
There are many factors that could a car accident independent of another vehicle. If you have suffered a crash along but because of the negligence of another person or entity learn how we can help you today.
Distracted driving is becoming an all too common occurrence in Washington DC. If the other driver neglects their responsibility to drive safely they should be held responsible for their actions. Learn more on our distracted driving accidents page.
Those injured in drunk driving accidents have the right to pursue compensation for their injuries. Our firm is experienced in working on drunk driving cases and is ready to help you today. Accidents caused by a drunk driver are all too common and you should not be held responsible for the mistakes of the other driver.
What a DC Car Accident Attorney Can Recover for You
You already know we have recovered large amounts of money for our clients involved in motor vehicle accidents, but you might be wondering what you can claim compensation for following a Washington DC car accident.
You may be entitled to financial compensation for:
Past medical bills:
Even if you or your insurance company have already paid for immediate treatment for injuries sustained from your car crash, we can help you recover the compensation expected for an injured party.
Past medical bills include surgery, physical therapy, and any other medical expenses incurred following the accident.
Future medical expenses:
Accidents that result in immediate surgery and rehabilitation might also cause long-term injuries or life-long needs. A personal injury attorney can help you account for future medical expenses and ensure you receive compensation in your settlement or court verdict.
Accident victims could receive compensation for wages lost due to their injuries. This includes time missed immediately following the accident as well as future earnings.
If the accident has caused a permanent disability that hinders the victim’s ability to do their job they could receive compensation.
Physical Pain and Suffering:
In addition to compensation for injury treatment and medical bills, accident victims are entitled to compensation for the pain they suffer itself. A personal injury attorney can calculate this to ensure a fair settlement.
Emotional and Mental Anguish:
Car accidents can be traumatizing events that have a significant impact on mental health in addition to physical health. Stress, anxiety, and depression may coincide with physical ailments and should be considered part of settlements when applicable.
Loss of Enjoyment of Life:
Serious accidents bring with them an unfortunate set of outcomes for the victims. These devastating events may result in societal ostracization. If your accident has resulted in a loss of social standing, embarrassment, and general loss of enjoyment of life that should be accounted for in your case.
Call Now to Learn More About Your Rights & Options
If you or a loved one have been injured in a car accident in Washington, DC or anywhere in the DC Metro area, speak to one of our skilled lawyers before you settle with the insurance company. Our legal team is here to fight for what you truly deserve. When you come to our office for an initial consultation, you do not have to pay anything. Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. would be happy to review your case for free, so call now.
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The car accident lawyers at Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. serve the entire Washington, D.C. metro area, including Virginia (Arlington, Fairfax and Alexandria), and Maryland (Bethesda, Hyattsville, Rockville, Laurel, Montgomery County, Waldorf, Upper Marlboro, and Silver Spring).