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Charlotte Personal Injury Lawyers

After an accident or injury there are several important steps you will need to take to ensure that your rights or the rights of your loved one are protected. First and foremost, seek medical attention! If you were involved in a vehicle accident, it is not uncommon for pain to occur up to 72 hours after the collision. Our bodies will often use adrenaline to help us get out of dangerous situations and the adrenaline can mask injuries we may have suffered. If you are in doubt, make an appointment to get checked out by your doctor.

Interacting with Insurance Companies after an Injury

Shortly after the accident you may be contacted by the insurance company for the party responsible for the accident. The insurance adjusters may seem friendly and helpful but it is important to remember that they are working for the insurance company – not for you. Their goal is to resolve your claim as quickly and as cheaply as possible. If you speak to an adjuster, be careful what you say and how you phrase your responses; these conversations are often recorded and may be used in a way that hurts your claim. If you have already hired an attorney, you can refer the adjuster to your attorney’s office and limit the direct contact you have with the adjuster.

How an Injury Lawyer in North Carolina Can Help

At Powers Landreth, our knowledgeable staff and NC personal injury lawyers can help you with all aspects of your personal injury case. We can speak with witnesses and police departments. We can contact the appropriate insurance companies and coordinate medical care, rental cars and the repair or replacement of your personal property after an accident. Our friendly personal injury attorneys in North Carolina can negotiate settlements, file lawsuits and represent you throughout your case.

Zealous, meticulous, experienced and knowledgeable are just some of the words our clients use to describe the personal injury attorneys at Powers Landreth. We handle a wide variety of personal injury cases including:

Each of the attorneys that handles personal injury cases at Powers Landreth brings something unique to their cases, but they are all tenacious litigators, skilled negotiators and compassionate listeners. We believe that the legal system provides useful and important ways to address injuries caused by other individuals and will work within the system to ensure you are fully compensated.

Whether you fell at a grocery store, were rear-ended by a driver following too closely, lost a spouse or child in a car accident or were injured by your doctor, the capable personal injury attorneys at Powers Landreth are here to help. Our telephones are answered around the clock and we are always here to answer your questions. Please call us at (704) 342-4357 for a free consultation.

Client Reviews
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My daughter had a second DUI and when it all seemed hopeless, Bill was able to get the charges dropped. This is a man who is extremely knowledgeable, yet still keeps his integrity which was impressive to me. He handles himself with dignity. If you hire him, you will have the best of the best, along with his expansive intellect and wisdom about the law. Please don’t feel hopeless, when you can hire such a great attorney to be on your side.
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Bill Powers’ staff has handled several traffic citations for me over the years, and they exceeded my expectations each and every time. Would highly recommend anyone faced with a traffic citation or court case contact his office and they will handle it from there. M.C.
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I utilized Bill Powers and his firm after my DUI infraction in December 2011. During my initial consultation he immediately made me feel at ease with his knowledge of the law and his confidence in moving forward. Not to mention a great personality. He filled me in on all the ramifications and the process as a whole. I am a realist, and did not expect miracles. But Bill is stickler for procedure and that is what you need in a crises such as this. It took a good year, and the results were more than I could ever anticipate or hope for. I would have paid more had I known the results ahead of time. If you find yourself in a similar situation, trust me, he is your go to lawyer. J SJ