Ensuring Your Protection: The Rigorous Standards of a Personal Injury Lawyer
In your pursuit of justice after suffering a personal injury, you need a lawyer who not only sympathizes with your plight but
also has the knowledge, expertise, and determination to win your case. But what exactly makes a great personal injury
Education & Licensure
First and foremost, every lawyer must hold a law degree (JD) from an accredited law school and pass their state’s bar
examination. This intensive examination tests a candidate’s knowledge of the law, their understanding of ethical guidelines,
and their ability to represent clients effectively.
Specialized Knowledge in Personal Injury Law
Beyond general law practice, a competent personal injury lawyer requires specialized knowledge in this specific field. They must understand the nuances of tort law, which includes civil wrongs and economic or non-economic damages to a person’s property, reputation, or rights.
Experience in Negotiation & Litigation
Most personal injury cases are settled out of court, which necessitates strong negotiation skills. However, if a fair settlement is not possible, the case may go to trial. A good personal injury lawyer must have extensive experience in both negotiation and litigation, ensuring you receive the best possible outcome, regardless of the situation.
Continued Legal Education
The law is constantly evolving, and personal injury law is no exception. A dedicated lawyer will maintain their knowledge through Continued Legal Education (CLE). This ongoing education ensures they’re up-to-date with recent changes in legislation, court decisions, and innovative legal strategies.
Ethics and Professionalism
In addition to technical qualifications, an effective personal injury lawyer operates with high standards of ethics and
professionalism. They must place their clients’ interests first, communicate openly, and maintain client confidentiality.
Team at Broderick Law Group, P.C
At Broderick Law Group, P.C., our attorneys meet and exceed these qualifications. With degrees from top law schools, extensive experience in negotiation and litigation, ongoing education, and a commitment to ethical practice, our team is well-equipped to handle any personal injury case. We’re dedicated to seeking justice for our clients and ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve.
If you have any questions about personal injury law or if you need assistance with a case, don’t hesitate to reach out to us at 404-981-9935. We’re always here to help.
Jonathan and Suzy Broderick