Personal Injury Claims in North Carolina
A personal injury can be devastating psychologically and financially, with often exorbitant medical bills, loss of income, and permanent disabilities. Insurance companies work very hard to minimize the compensation that they provide to seriously injured individuals. After a serious accident, it is critical to hire an experienced attorney who can guide you through the claims process and file a lawsuit if necessary. Miller & Monroe has experience handling personal injury claims resulting from auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, and other negligence claims in North Carolina. If you were in a serious accident and need a lawyer, contact Miller & Monroe.
How Will Miller & Monroe Handle Your Personal Injury Claim?
If you have been wronged, Miller & Monroe can help you determine whether you have a valid legal claim. An attorney will sit down with you for a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case. At the end of the meeting, the attorney will tell you whether or not you have a case.
At this point, you will have the opportunity to hire Miller & Monroe to pursue your claim. Miller & Monroe will research your case and send a demand letter to the defendant. Miller & Monroe will negotiate with the defendant in an effort to resolve your claim without going to court. If the defendant offers to pay you an amount that fairly and reasonably compensates you for your damages, you may decide to accept the offer.
If you are not satisfied with the offer, Miller & Monroe will meet with you to consider all of your legal options. If after this meeting you decide to file a lawsuit, Miller & Monroe will draft and file a complaint to begin the litigation process. From this point on, Miller & Monroe will manage your case and take it through trial. We will perform depositions when necessary and handle any and all communications with the defendant and his or her attorney. We will do everything in our power to ensure that you have the best chance of succeeding at trial. At Miller & Monroe, our only goal is a resolution that fully satisfies our client.
Wrongful Death Claims in North Carolina
In your time of need, Miller & Monroe is here to help you recover compensation for the death of a loved one. Filing a wrongful death claim and determining the amount of compensation your family deserves can be extremely complicated and emotionally difficult. Miller & Monroe will ease your mind and assume the burden of this process.
In North Carolina, a personal representative can recover the following compensation:
- For care, treatment and hospitalization incident to the injury resulting in death
- Compensation for pain and suffering of the decedent
- The reasonable funeral expenses of the decedent
- The present monetary value of the decedent to the persons entitled to receive the damages recovered, including but not limited to compensation for the loss of the reasonably expected
- Punitive damages
- Other damages
Miller & Monroe Handles Serious Injuries
- Closed Head Injuries and Traumatic Brain Injuries
- Serious Neck Injuries (Broken vertibrae, herniated discs, and disc bulges)
- Chronic Pain and Nerve damage
- Broken Bones
- Dental (fractured jaw, TMJ, broken teeth, root canals)
- Depression and resulting mental and emotional issues
- Eye injuries (partial blindness, double vision, fractured orbital socket)
- Joint damage (ligament and cartilage tears, shoulder injuries)
- Puncture wounds
- Permanent injuries
- Scarring (facial and hand)
- Skull fractures
- Soft Tissue Injuries (torn muscles, whiplash)