Dealing With Insurance Companies
An Experienced Accident Attorney Serving Columbus and Central Ohio
We understand that paying medical bills and receiving compensation for lost wages are among an injury victim's immediate concerns after an accident in Ohio. Insurance companies, however, typically won't put your needs first. Their priority is profit, and as a result they often attempt to minimize compensation for injured victims. As your attorney, Scott Elliot Smith's job is to maximize the recovery on your claim.
Attorney Scott Elliot Smith can help you pursue compensation for your losses, but he realizes your case is about more than just money. It's about justice. It's about making sure you get the attention you rightfully deserve. It's about helping you get back to the place you were prior to the injury.
The Smith Law Office has a well-deserved reputation for being a strong advocate for victims' rights. Insurance companies know we will make sure they are held accountable for their obligation to compensate victims adequately for their severe injuries. Columbus accident lawyer Scott Elliot Smith can work to make sure insurance companies and negligent parties pay you the money you're owed for your injuries.
How An Attorney Can Help You With Your Insurance Claim
We stand up for our clients when insurance companies treat the injured unfairly. Bad faith insurance can happen when the insurance company does not follow through with its legal obligations. Scott Elliot Smith can help you pursue compensation for your losses when the insurance company is seemingly doing all it can to delay, deny or reduce your claim.
Many accident injury victims are concerned with getting their medical bills paid. When we investigate a client's car accident case, we analyze the types of insurance coverage our client carries to pursue the maximum compensation needed to pay for medical costs and other damages. If uninsured/underinsured drivers cause our client's accident, we can determine whether the client's uninsured driver coverage rider is suitable to make a claim for medical expenses.
Scott Elliot Smith always focuses on getting the facts first. He'll find out what really happened in your accident by reviewing documentation, interviewing witnesses and consulting experts, if needed. This allows him to build a strong case that you were the victim of another's negligence - a case that the insurance companies will be forced to take seriously.
Contact an Experienced Car Accident Lawyer in Columbus for Help With a Complicated Insurance Issue
It's a good idea to speak to an experienced Columbus personal injury attorney like Scott Smith before speaking to an insurance company adjuster. Your statement to the adjuster may be recorded and considered your final statement, which can severely limit the amount of compensation you may receive.
If an adjuster wants to speak with you, politely decline making a statement. Give the adjuster your attorney's phone number. Let Scott Elliot Smith handle the adjusters for you so you can focus on your recovery and your family.
At the Smith Law Office we're familiar with the way adjusters and insurance company representatives operate. Don't let them decide your future if you or a loved one was injured in a Columbus car accident. Take back control. Contact us online, or call 614-846-1700 for a free consultation today. Remember, you don't pay us any fees unless we make a financial recovery. There is no obligation when you work with our law firm.