If you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, the Law Offices of R.F. Wittmeyer, Ltd. are ready to help and fight for your rights. With over 35 years of experience, we have handled nearly every type of personal injury case. Many people wonder when or if they need to hire an attorney to represent them. If you or someone you love has been a victim of an accident that has caused an injury, you may be entitled to fair compensation for your injuries and other losses.
We are proud to serve our community. Our team of Kenosha personal injury lawyers are well-suited to serving all of your needs. We could provide you a free consultation and answer all of your questions about hiring an attorney. When you call our law firm, you will speak with an experienced and knowledgeable staff member who can schedule a free consultation with an attorney located at our office.
Common Types of Injury Cases in Kenosha
At the Law Offices of R.F. Wittmeyer, Ltd., we have experience with many types of injuries caused by numerous kinds of accidents and incidents. These include:
- Car crashes
- Construction accidents
- Doctor and hospital malpractice
- Dog bites and attacks
- Motorcycle wrecks
- Nursing home neglect or abuse
- Pedestrian injuries
- Slip, trip, and falls
- Truck crashes
- Workplace injuries
- Wrongful death
What Damages Can Be Recovered in a Claim?
When a person is injured as the result of negligence, legal action can be taken to seek recovery for their losses. The amount of this compensation may be based upon the long-term impact to the injured person’s continuing life and health. With the help of a Kenosha attorney, a person may be able to recover numerous damages in a personal injury case. These damages include:
- Medical costs resulting from the injuries, including any future costs
- Lost wages and/or earning capacity
- Loss of quality of life
- Any rehabilitation costs
- Pain and suffering
Who is Liable in a Personal Injury Case?
In a personal injury lawsuit, the plaintiff files a lawsuit against the defendant. The defendant can be the person or entity responsible for the injury or death. You have the right to pursue legal action against the defendants if you have been injured due to a negligent act. The experienced personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of R.F. Wittmeyer, Ltd. have experience with understanding the underlying Wisconsin laws that could help you.
For instance, Wisconsin law sets a three-year deadline for the filing of any “action to recover damages for injuries to the person.” The first step is to call an experienced Kenosha personal injury lawyers with a lengthy record of successful cases.
How an Attorney Could Help
After your initial, free consultation, if you choose to work with our attorneys, we will then begin to pursue your case as you continue to heal by:
- Collecting and preserving the evidence surrounding the circumstances of your injuries
- Evaluating your claim
- If you are unable to visit us in our offices, we will come to where you are to meet with you.
- Conducting legal analysis
- Determining if we will need to talk with experts about your injuries
- Discussing your injuries with an insurance company, when necessary
- Maximizing your verdict and settlement
Remember, if you don’t make a recovery, you don’t pay!
Call a Kenosha Personal Injury Attorney for Assistance After an Accident
The Law Offices of R.F. Wittmeyer, Ltd. charge no fees unless we are successful. If you have been seriously injured, call our Kenosha personal injury attorneys today for a free consultation.