Questions about Personal Injury Cases

Miami & Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

What is a personal injury case?

Personal injury cases are the result of physical or mental injury due to the negligence of another person or group. Personal injury is also called bodily injury and you have the right to seek compensation for any damages you or a loved one sustained in a court of law.

What are some examples of personal injury?

Personal injury firms, like the Cochran Firm South Florida, represent clients who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall accidents, medical malpractice, dog bites, and more. We also represent clients who have lost loved ones through wrongful death claims.

What kinds of damages can I seek for personal injury?

Depending on the type of personal injury case, you may be able to seek damages for factors including medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, disability, permanent scarring and or disfigurement, emotional suffering and mental anguish, loss of companionship, loss of enjoyment, property damage, and more.

Why should I hire an attorney for a personal injury case?

Only an experienced personal injury attorney, like those at the Cochran Firm South Florida, will be able to help you understand all aspects of your case. We understand the difficulties of lining up expert witnesses, what it takes to get you full compensation from groups, like insurance agencies, who will low-ball your financial needs, and how to get you compensation quickly so that it can help you.

The Cochran Firm also offers a free initial case consultation to figure out what kind of personal injury claim you might have and what you can do. Speaking to a Miami personal injury attorney before settling with an insurance agency is one of the best things you can do to ensure you and your family is properly taken care of.

If you have further questions about personal injury and are in the Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida area, or anywhere else in the state of Florida, please contact the experienced personal injury attorneys at the Cochran Firm South Florida today.