Morgantown WV Personal Injury Lawyer

Morgantown WV Personal Injury LawyerThe personal injury lawyers at Adams Legal Group, PLLC are located in Morgantown WV, and are experienced and prepared to aggressively handle your serious injury or death claim, to conclusion. We handle major injury and wrongful death cases throughout all of West Virginia. We offer a free initial evaluation of your claim and in most personal injury, accident, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases, we do not charge any fee, unless we recover on your behalf. Call us today to discuss our personal injury contingent fees (i.e. no-fee-up-front legal representation) and find out how we can help you obtain the best recovery possible in your case – (304) 381-2166.

Personal Injury law Claims

The term “personal injury” is quite simply defined as personal harm, injury or death and related damages to a person, whether the harm or injury is physical, mental, emotional and/or economical.

We Handle Personal Injury Claims in WV Involving The Following Types of Injuries:
  • back injuries
  • brain injuries
  • broken bones
  • burn injuries
  • catastrophic injuries
  • chemical injuries
  • injuries to children
  • wrongful death
  • disfigurement
  • emotional distress
  • loss of bodily function
  • loss of limbs
  • neck injuries & whiplash
  • nerve & neurological injuries
  • pain conditions
  • spinal cord injuries
We handle Personal Injury Claims in WV Caused By The Following Types of Incidents:
Personal Injury Damages

If you have been injured or suffered the loss of a loved one as a result of another’s wrongful conduct (i.e. negligence, recklessness, deliberate, or intentional conduct), then you may be entitled to recovery of damages in court, by bringing a personal injury or wrongful death tort action against that other person to recover for your injury, damages and losses. Typically, personal injury damages may include one or more of the following:

  • monetary losses
    • property damages
    • medical expenses
    • travel expenses
    • other incidental expenses
    • lost wages and benefits
    • diminished earnings or earning capacity
  • mental anguish
    • emotional distress
    • fright
    • anxiety
    • grief
    • severe disappointment
    • despair
  • physical pain and suffering
  • loss of capacity to enjoy life
  • loss of consortium
    • care
    • companionship
    • guidance
    • comfort
    • advice
    • society
    • sexual relations(spousal consortium)
    • services
  • future medical expenses
  • future lost wages
  • future pain, suffering, mental anguish, loss of consortium
  • attorney fees (in limited cases – typically where allowed by statute or contract)
  • pre- and post-judgment interests

Why You Need An Experienced Personal Injury Attorney To Review Your Claim

In deciding whether you have a cause of action for an injury or death of a loved one that you suffered as a result of another’s wrongful conduct, it is important that a competent personal injury attorney assess the degree and nature of fault in the other party’s wrongful conduct, which caused the injury. It is also important to have a lawyer evaluate any potential fault that the other party might attribute to you, and then carefully weigh all of the factors that caused or contributed to your injury or loss of a loved one. A competent attorney should be relied upon to also evaluate the injury and damages themselves, and carefully weigh all of these and a multitude of case-specific factors, which ultimately impact on whether and how much money you may recover for your injury. At Adams Legal Group, PLLC, our attorneys have handled hundreds of personal injury cases, involving all mechanisms of injury and all types of incidents. We have also extensive experience in previously working on the side of the insurance company and their insureds, the Defendants/alleged wrongdoers. This experience gives us keen insight into how the defendants and insurance companies may view, evaluate and defend your case and accordingly gives us a strategic advantage in handling, negotiating and/or bringing your case to resolution through settlement or trial.

We are Experienced WV Personal Injury Lawyers

The attorneys at Adams Legal Group, PLLC in Morgantown, WV have substantial experience handling all types of personal injury, accident and wrongful death claims. Attorney William S. Adams has extensive experience handling hundreds of tort litigation matters, involving a multitude of personal injuries. Prior to forming Adams Legal Group, PLLC, Mr. Adams primarily worked for and was retained by insurance companies to defend their insured customers–individuals and corporations–when they were sued for personal injuries.

The lawyers in our Morgantown WV office have handled hundreds of personal injury cases. Additionally, Mr. Adams’ has extensive experience evaluating injury claims from his time employed as a clerk at the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia, where he reviewed and recommended decisions on hundreds of workers compensation injury cases, wherein detailed understanding of the injuries and analysis of medical records was required. As a result, we have the knowledge and understanding of the mechanisms of injury, medical treatment for and residual effects of all manners of injuries and the trial experience to handle and bring your personal injury claim to a jury, if necessary, and otherwise obtain the best resolution for you. We have experience handling and understanding of the complexities of all manners and mechanisms of injury. Please contact us for a free consultation on your personal injury or wrongful death claim in West Virginia – (304) 381-2166.

If you were harmed or lost a loved one as a result of another’s negligent, reckless or intentional conduct and want to know your rights and the courses of action available to you, please contact the personal injury lawyers in our Morgantown, WV office today for a free evaluation of your claim and to discuss the potential for recovery of monetary damages in your case – (304) 381-2166.

Negotiating and Dealing with the Insurance Company – Insurance Claims

If you have suffered a personal injury and are discussing your claim and the money amount of compensation to which you are entitled with an insurance company, remember that no matter how nice the insurance company representative is on the phone or whether they represent the insurance company for the other party or you—their job is to pay you as little as possible on your claim. Don’t let them dictate how little your claim is worth – contact us today for a free consultation and get a fair evaluation of how much what your claim is worth.

Additional Personal Injury Resources

Other Non-Personal Injuries and Losses

The term “personal injury” does not encompass other types of losses, such as if you suffered property damages, or business or purely economic damages and losses. If you are looking for more information on one of these other types of non-personal injury, please check out these other resources:

Our lawyers practicing in this area include:
William S. Adams - Attorney
William S. Adams - Attorney
Phone: 304-381-2166

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Kristen D. Antolini - Attorney