When you consult with a personal injury attorney, he or she will be attempting to understand your loss or injury and determine what action you would like to take as a result of it. In order to assist the attorney to assess legal claims as well as your medical and employment status, you should be prepared to answer a variety of questions such as:
Being able to provide this information will also assist the attorney in making recommendations to you about public assistance benefits to which you may be entitled such as worker’s compensation, social security disability, Medicaid, Medicare or social services programs. It is sometimes necessary to utilize these programs to replace lost wages during any recovery. If you have suffered an injury or loss, consult with an experienced personal injury attorney.
The law office of Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters deals with personal injury and medical malpractice cases throughout the Brooklyn, New York area. Contact the office to set up a free initial consultation.