The Law Office of Jeffrey J. Downey, P.C. is a law firm committed to fighting the legal personal injury battles on their clients’ behalf. The law firm is led by attorney Downey who started out defending insurance companies in personal injury cases, but now represents those individuals who need qualified representation. He has over 30 years of experience, having handled complex personal injury cases, medical malpractice cases, catastrophic injuries cases, and more. With such extensive experience, he is well-suited to take on any personal injury case. Insurance companies hire experienced lawyers so you should do the same.
All personal injury cases have time limits or statutes of limitations that will bar a claim that is not timely filed. The statute for limitation for personal injury lawsuits in most states, including Virginia, is two years. In Maryland and D.C. it is three years. However, that the timeline begins when the injuries were first sustained.
When someone is involved in a serious accident, the focus needs to be on healing. Hiring a highly experienced personal injury attorney will give you the time and comfort you need to focus on recovery, not dealing with insurance companies. You should understand that insurance companies begin to build their defense as soon as an accident is reported, so why not protect your rights in the same way. At The Law Office of Jeffrey J. Downey, P.C., clients can get a Fairfax personal injury attorney when they have been involved in an accident resulting in personal injuries.
It is always important to contact a personal injury lawyer early in the process so he/she can investigate insurance coverage issues, secure important evidence and assess whether you have the necessary medical experts to prove your damages. To find the best personal injury lawyer for your case, research the background of your attorney. Contacting a lawyer early in the process will also allow an early claim submission, which could help you avoid litigation altogether. This will save significant litigation expenses that will increase one’s net recovery. For a summary of important steps to take after an automobile accident, click the below link. (https://www.jeffdowney.com/practice-areas/personal-injury/what-to-do-after-an-accident/)
The Law Office of Jeffrey J. Downey, P.C. will also work with accident reconstruction experts to help establish fault in an accident, life-care planners and economist who can calculate the cost of future care and top medical experts who can quantify a person’s injuries before a jury. Thus, Downey law firm has all the resources and experience to ensure that you have the best chance of for a full recovery of your damages. Under Virginia law a claimant is entitled to recovery the following types of damages: bodily injury, physical pain, mental suffering, medical expenses, disfigurement or deformity, inconvenience, lost earnings and property damage. Virginia Model Jury Instruction No. 9.0 (summarized).
Contact the personal injury law firm of Jeffrey Downey today for a free consultation. You pay no attorney’s fees unless there is a recovery. We handle cases in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C.
The Law Office of Jeffrey J. Downey, P.C.
8270 Greensboro Drive,
McLean, VA 22102
Contact Person: Jeff Downey
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Address:8270 Greensboro Drive, Suite 810
State: VA 22102
Country: United States