Maine Car Accident Lawyers
Auto accident attorneys serving Bangor, Lewiston, Auburn and Portland, Maine.
Car accidents with serious injuries require expert medical help. They also require expert legal help to get the money you deserve for the injuries you’ve suffered. Whether the vehicle damage from the accident appears major, Any injury is serious if it hurts and keeps you from the things you enjoy or need to do. If you have any symptoms from a car accident, see a medical professional right away. Then you should see someone who can help you get the money you deserve for your injuries. In Maine, Hardy Wolf and Downing is who to call.
Maine car accidents are an every day occurrence on our roads and highways and are one of the major sources of personal injury. They can be minor, such as a fender bender, or major, resulting in traumatic brain injury and even death.
The car accident lawyers of Hardy, Wolf & Downing represent victims of car accidents in the Portland, Lewiston and all of Southern and Central Maine areas, ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve for their injuries and property damage. Our Portland and Lewiston attorneys also represent individuals involved in commercial truck accidents and motorcycle accidents.
If you have been involved in a car accident in this state, then talk to a Maine auto accident attorney today to find out if you qualify to file a car accident lawsuit.
What should I do if I am in a car accident?
Many victims of car accidents are so shaken after the incident that they do not take the time to gather evidence or document the specifics of the accident.
There are certain things victims of car accidents in Southern and Central Maine can do to strengthen their case, including:
- Gather names and addresses of the other driver(s) and passengers
- Gather names and addresses of anyone who witnessed the car accident
- Gather insurance information, including the name of the insurance company and policy number
- Document how the car accident occurred and where the accident occurred
- Document damages to the vehicle
- Document any injuries sustained as a result of the car accident, including head injury
- NEVER admit fault after an accident
Victims of auto accidents should also seek the advice of our experienced Maine car accident lawyers in Portland and Lewiston. For more than 30 years, our attorneys have successfully represented victims of motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, and car accidents in Portland, Lewiston and all of Southern and Central Maine.
Am I entitled to damages for my car accident?
Victims of car accidents that are the result of another driver’s negligence or wrongdoing may be entitled to damages for personal injury, medical expenses, pain and suffering, and property damage. There may be a time limit to when you can file your claim, so it is imperative that victims of car accidents in the Portland or Lewiston area contact our lawyers as soon as possible. Car accidents involve both personal injury and insurance law, so it is important to seek experienced representation.
If an accident has changed your life, our car accident lawyers have offices throughout Maine and will seek justice for you and your family to ensure you receive the compensation to which you are entitled. Victims of car accidents can be confident that our auto attorneys will fight for their legal rights.
Call even if you think the injuries are minor
Hardy, Wolf & Downing has won thousands of cases. Many of them looked like minor injuries at first, but got worse and lingered longer than expected. So we will talk with you for free, find out how you’re feeling and look at doctor’s reports. Only then will we know how serious you case is. It costs nothing for you to call.
What if the other driver had no insurance?
Call us anyway! It is free and we usually will find a way for you to collect for your injuries. If you’re hit by an uninsured driver, even a driver in a stolen car or hit and run driver, we can collect under the uninsured motorist coverage on your own insurance policy. Even if you weren’t in your car (you were a pedestrian or in some one else’s car), this insurance may cover you. So don’t give up – call us!
Contact our Maine accident lawyers today to schedule a consultation.