Each of the students participated in the Association’s annual scholarship challenge, which asks applicants to submit information about their community service and their academics along with an essay discussing their personal positions on body cameras on police officers. A panel of judges including Keating Wagner Polidori Free attorneys Larry Free and Christina Habas reviewed all of the applications before selecting the winners. Read more
Why you may want a personal injury attorney
In a DIY world, it might be tempting to take on your personal injury case without the help of an attorney. The statistics show that many more people these days are representing themselves. But personal injury cases are much different than many other areas of the law. Representing yourself in a contract dispute can be equally challenging, but often, personal injury cases present unique questions that only an attorney may be able to answer.
Keep in mind that personal injury attorneys are intimately familiar with all aspects of tort or personal injury law. Questions about insurance often take special training to understand. An attorney should know the questions to ask, the deadlines to meet, the strengths and weaknesses of any given case, and the way to navigate a case through the courts in the quickest way possible. If you’re uncertain about whether hiring a personal injury attorney may be right for you, consider meeting with one of our attorneys for a free, no-obligation consultation where they can discuss the different options that may be available to you.