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Car Accident Attorney in Los Angeles

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Your Trusted Legal Partner in Times of Turmoil

When the unexpected happens and you find yourself involved in a car accident, it’s essential to have a reliable legal ally by your side. At Legal Needs, we understand the physical, emotional, and financial toll that a car accident can take on you and your loved ones. That’s why we’re here to offer unwavering support, expert guidance, and steadfast advocacy throughout your legal journey.

What to Do Immediately After a Car Accident

After a car accident, the immediate steps you take can significantly impact the outcome of your case. Here’s what you should do:

  • Prioritize Safety: Check for injuries and call 911 if needed.
  • Exchange Information: Gather contact information from the other driver(s).
  • Document the Scene: Take photos of the accident scene, including vehicle damage and road conditions.
  • Notify Authorities: Report the accident to the police and your insurance company.
  • Seek Medical Attention: Even if you don’t feel seriously injured, it’s crucial to get a medical evaluation.

What NOT to Do Immediately After a Car Accident

Avoid these common mistakes after a car accident:

  • Admit Fault: Avoid admitting fault or making statements that could be used against you.
  • Neglecting Medical Care: Don’t delay seeking medical attention, as some injuries may not be immediately apparent.
  • Failing to Gather Evidence: Don’t forget to collect evidence, including witness statements.
  • Leaving the Scene: Never leave the accident scene without reporting it to the authorities.
  • Discussing the Case: Avoid discussing the details of the accident with anyone except your attorney.

Common Car Accident Injuries

Car accidents can lead to a wide range of injuries, including:

  • Whiplash
  • Concussions and Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs)
  • Broken Bones
  • Back and Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Internal Injuries
  • Cuts and Lacerations
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Our Comprehensive Car Accident Services in Los Angeles

Thorough Investigation: We leave no stone unturned when it comes to investigating your car accident. Our team will gather evidence, interview witnesses, and work with accident reconstruction experts if necessary to build a strong case on your behalf.

Expert Negotiations: Our attorneys are skilled negotiators who will strive to reach a fair settlement with insurance companies. We’re not afraid to take your case to court if negotiations don’t yield the compensation you deserve.

Medical Advocacy: We’ll help you access the medical care you need to recover fully. Our team can recommend trusted medical professionals and work to ensure your medical expenses are covered.

Property Damage Assistance: Dealing with property damage can be overwhelming. LegalNeeds can assist in getting your vehicle repaired or replaced promptly.

Why Choose Legal Needs for Your Car Accident Case?

Experienced Advocates: Our team of seasoned car accident attorneys in Los Angeles has a proven track record of successfully representing clients in a wide range of accident cases. We know the intricacies of California’s personal injury laws, and we’re here to leverage that knowledge to your advantage.

Personalized Attention: Every accident is unique, and so are your needs. We take the time to understand the specifics of your case, tailoring our approach to ensure your interests are protected.

No Win, No Fee: Worried about attorney fees? At Legal Needs, we work on a contingency fee basis. That means you only pay us if we secure compensation for you. Your peace of mind is our priority.

Compassionate Support: We understand that recovering from a car accident can be physically and emotionally challenging. Our compassionate team is here to provide not just legal counsel but also the emotional support you need during this difficult time.

Common Car Accident Statistics

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What should I do immediately after a car accident?

After a car accident, prioritize safety. Check for injuries and call 911 if needed. Exchange information with the other driver(s), gather evidence, and take photos of the accident scene. Report the accident to the police and your insurance company. It’s also crucial to seek medical attention, even if you don’t think you’re seriously injured.

2. How long do I have to file a car accident claim in Los Angeles?

In California, you generally have two years from the date of the accident to file a personal injury claim. However, it’s advisable to consult with an attorney as soon as possible to ensure all deadlines are met.

3. What compensation can I seek after a car accident?

You may be eligible for compensation that includes medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, pain and suffering, and more. The exact amount depends on the specifics of your case.

4. Will I have to go to court for my car accident case?

Not necessarily. Many car accident cases are settled through negotiations with insurance companies. However, if a fair settlement cannot be reached, we are prepared to represent you in court.

5. How much does it cost to hire Legal Needs for my car accident case?

Our services are provided on a contingency fee basis. This means we only get paid if we win your case. There are no upfront fees, making legal representation accessible to everyone.

At Legal Needs, we’re committed to helping you navigate the legal complexities that follow a car accident. Let us shoulder the legal burden while you focus on your recovery. Contact us today for a free consultation, and let’s start building a path toward the compensation and justice you deserve. Your road to recovery begins here, and we’ll walk it with you every step of the way.

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In another triumph for our clients, we secured a $300,000 settlement in a motor vehicle accident (MVA) case. Our approach to these cases is marked by our dedication to leveling the playing field for our clients. The thoroughness of our preparation consistently leads to positive outcomes. Whether through strategic negotiation or courtroom litigation, we demonstrate our commitment to securing justice and obtaining settlements that reflect the rightful compensation our clients deserve.


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For a motor vehicle accident (MVA) case with a settlement amount of $500,000, our unwavering commitment to securing justice was evident at every step. This achievement exemplifies our relentless pursuit of success and our ability to leverage our expertise to ensure our clients’ interests are prioritized.


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Our commitment to securing victories for our clients is the cornerstone of our practice. In a recent case involving a motorcycle accident, we relentlessly pursued justice, resulting in a substantial settlement of $1.25 million. Our legal team’s extensive knowledge and sharp analytical skills allow us to anticipate opposing arguments and craft compelling counter-narratives.


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