Personal Injury Lawyer
Columbus, Ohio

Car and Truck Accidents

Columbus Car and Truck Accident Victims Need a Compassionate Lawyer in Central Ohio

Auto accidents and trucking accidents last only a few seconds, but often change the lives of the victims and their families forever. If you or a loved one has suffered a Columbus car or truck accident injury, do not rely on the anecdotal advice of well-meaning relatives or friends and certainly do not take on the impossible task of dealing with insurance companies on your own. Talk to an experienced car or truck accident attorney.

The Smith Law Office, has been providing car and truck accident victims throughout Central Ohio with outstanding legal representation for more than thirty years.You're not simply hiring a car accident lawyer; you are working with a tireless advocate. The sooner we begin working for you, the sooner we can help you restore your life to normal. Call 888-311-5297 or contact us online. To make your life even easier, we work on a contingency fee basis. In other words, we don't collect a penny from you in fees until we make a recovery in your case.

Attorney Scott Elliot Smith is prepared to go head-to-head with the insurance companies and pursue maximum compensation for clients. And he knows your case is not just about the money. It's about getting closure. It's about putting your life back to the way it was prior to the injury. Attorney Scott Elliot Smith has the experience and resources to get clients the results they need and deserve. Call 888-311-5297.

How an Experienced Columbus Car and Truck Accident Lawyer Can Help

To lessen your worries, Scott Elliot Smith will stand by your side every step of the automobile accident lawsuit process. You're not hiring just a lawyer; you are working with a tireless advocate whose own best interests are the exact same as your own. If you've been injured in a hit and run accident, a drunk driving accident, a rear-end accident or by someone who was too busy using their cell phone or texting to pay attention to the road, our three decades of experience will prove invaluable to securing both justice and fair financial compensation for you and your loved ones. We also represent families of people killed in fatal crashes.

Scott Elliot Smith does his own investigation of your accident to find out what really happened. He knows where to look for evidence of negligence. He'll review all relevant documentation, including accident reports and medical records. And he'll identify and interview all witnesses to the accident. If needed, he'll consult an accident reconstruction expert. He knows how to build a strong case that proves the negligence of a car or truck driver, or trucking company, was responsible for the accident that left you hurt.

Recovering financially from an automobile accident is much more than just receiving compensation for the damage or replacement of your vehicle. Based on our extensive background, we will know almost immediately if you or your loved ones are entitled to compensation for hospitalization and other medical bills, pain and suffering, emotional distress, lost wages, disfigurement or physical therapy. We will explore all of your legal options. Visit our Car Accident FAQ page to learn more about how we handle these cases.

Car Accident Injuries Require Real-Life Legal Experience

One of the many traits that makes Scott Smith stand out as a Columbus car accident attorney is that he has decades of experience and continues to learn about the latest laws and legal issues. In addition to his law school education, he pursues ongoing training necessary to keep up to date with the latest laws. He also knows you need a compassionate advocate if you've suffered some of the more common car accident injuries:

  • Broken bones
  • Neck and back pain
  • Concussion or other traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Spinal cord injury or paralysis
  • Internal injuries requiring surgery
  • Facial and other head injuries
  • Burn injuries

Recovering from a personal injury car accident is a series of challenges. You need to know what to do after an accident to protect your rights. You need to seek the best health care. You may be dealing with insurance companies who are more interested in minimizing your settlement to protect their bottom line than watching out for your interests. Sadly, this even holds true for your own insurance company. Yes, that same one you've paid thousands of dollars in premiums over the years without ever filing a claim until now.

Building Winning Cases For Real People

Beating auto insurance companies isn't easy, but it is possible. Scott Elliot Smith has been doing just that for decades. Building a winning case starts with thorough investigation. We interview witnesses, pore over crash reports and consult medical experts to get the full picture of your injuries and their impact on your life. They're conducting their own investigation, and we'll take care of yours to level the playing field.

Armed with those facts, Scott Elliot Smith and his team will face the insurance company on your behalf. He'll negotiate for a settlement that meets all of your financial needs, and if they aren't willing to pay, he'll take them to trial. With dozens of jury trials under his belt and a stellar 95 percent success rate, he's the lawyer you want in your corner when facing the insurance company.

Scott Elliot Smith has seen it all before, and he's ready to use that experience to drive your case. Schedule a free consultation with an experienced car accident lawyer by calling 888-311-5297 or contacting us online.

Super LawyersAmerican Association for JusticeOhio Association for JusticeOhio State Bar AssociationThe National Trial LawyersNational Board of Legal Specialty CertificationMillion MilerNational Board of Trial Advocacy