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Long Island Injury Law Firm of Siben & Siben LLP
Siben & Siben LLP
90 East Main Street
Bay Shore, NY 11706
(631) 665-3400
Suffolk County Personal Injury Lawyer

It is important to get the best representation you can whenever you have been injured in an accident, no matter how severe or minor your injuries may be. Laws change from state to state, so if you have a situation while on vacation or are spending some time traveling, you will need to make sure you are abiding by all of the local and state laws pertaining to that area. Suffolk County personal injury lawyers can provide you with all the information you need to proceed with your case. You can be confident that you will be represented by quality attorneys when you seek the services of these caring professionals.

 

There are a few things you should know when you are looking for a Suffolk County personal injury lawyer to make the case easier on you and everyone else involved. For instance, before you go to a consultation, make a list of the facts of your case. Gather together any information you might need so that you can accurately depict the events to your lawyer. Your list should contain all of the facts in the matter, along with any individual names of people who should be called to testify.

 

Suffolk County personal injury lawyers will work to protect your rights from the moment they are hired until the case is settled. Look for a lawyer who has already tried cases similar to yours and see how quickly and efficiently they were resolved. Look into the overall track record of any lawyer you are considering if you can by confirming their loss/win ratio. Law firms have websites with information about the individual attorneys within the company. Make sure the person you choose knows how to handle a case with injuries like yours. For instance, an attorney may specialize in handling personal injury due to vehicular negligence or an injury having to do with a vehicle in any way. If you are in a car accident, this is the lawyer you will want to choose. On the other hand, a slip-and-fall incident could require slightly different services and knowledge. Therefore, it is wise to choose an attorney who is familiar with the type of injury you have sustained.

 

If you know of evidence that could be presented that puts your case in a bad light, make sure you are not hiding it from your attorney. You do not want any information to come out that your Suffolk County personal injury lawyer does not know about already. They cannot assist in getting compensation for any injuries you have sustained if they do not have time to prepare for any damaging evidence. Trust your lawyer to work with the evidence presented so they will know how to best represent you.

 

When you go to your consultation, take along with you any witnesses you can. You may have as many witnesses as you want but your lawyer will determine which ones will effectively help your case. On the other hand, you don't want your case to be bogged down or delayed because you have too many witnesses, either. Make sure you are not presenting irrelevant information or taking too much time with witnesses who are contributing little or nothing new. Get to the facts of the matter quickly, detail the event that caused your injuries, and name the guilty party or parties. The judge will appreciate your prompt, professional behavior.

 

If you or someone you know has been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, contact Siben & Siben today for a free consultation at 1-866-SIBEN-LAW.