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Monroe Car Accident Lawyer

Our Monroe car accident lawyers have the skill, experience, resources and proven results to fight for you when you’ve been injured in a motor vehicle crash in the area. We know that getting injured in a crash can be a life-altering experience, because for over 50 years and through three generations, our attorneys have been recovering record automobile crash settlements and trial verdicts on behalf of our clients.

In fact, Michigan Auto Law attorneys have recovered more million dollar settlements and trial verdicts on behalf of our clients than any other attorney or law firm in Michigan. This means our Monroe car accident lawyers can help you to often resolve your case faster and for more money because our track record results in significantly higher settlements on behalf of our clients. All of this is within a culture of caring and communication and a reputation in the legal community for the highest ethics and integrity within the legal profession. 

Year after year, our attorneys are the most awarded in Michigan. Michigan Auto Law attorneys have been named (by independent 3rd-party attorney review organizations and news media) as among the “Best Lawyers” and “Best Law Firms” not just in Michigan, but in the U.S. We also have more attorneys ranked “Super Lawyers” than any other personal injury law firm in MI, with two of our attorneys ranked in MI’s Top 50 lawyers, based on a review of 60,000+ attorneys in different areas of legal practice in our state.

The awards and recognition are important, of course, but what’s more important for our attorneys is the reasons behind them:  We work harder to help our clients and their families get through what is likely one of the most difficult, emotional and stressful experiences in their lives, and we do it with caring and communication. The recognition and the honors and awards we receive reflect the hard work, caring and communication that we put into helping you.

Our mission is very basic: At Michigan Auto Law, we strive to be the best motor vehicle crash attorneys in the state of Michigan. We live that commitment every day, by treating every client that we serve with the highest levels of dignity, respect and caring, while we marshal our extensive experience, skill, dedication and grit to protect your rights and garner the best possible legal results for every client. Our Monroe car accident lawyers are here to help you.

Over 1,000 5-Star Reviews

Michigan Auto Law attorneys are laser- focused on providing personalized, responsive attention to every client, which we’ve done for the past 50+ years. That’s just one of the reasons we have received so many five-star reviews – more than 1,000! We’re truly committed to making sure our clients stay informed through every step of the case process, answering every question promptly and thoroughly. Our overarching goal is to make a challenging time much easier.

Mahmud Bakr from Monroe
When I got into my auto accident, I chatted with someone online at Michigan Auto Law. They really stood out and seemed to care right from the start. That certainly made a big impression. I started working with Mike and Brandon. They were really on top of things and checked on me, providing me with constant updates. I then started working with Chris. He was equally as great. Chris got my case settled very quickly. I am very happy with all of the attorneys I worked with at Michigan Auto Law. This firm will be a definite recommendation. Google
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Our Monroe car accident lawyers serve clients in the following practice areas

Auto Accident Lawyers: Auto Accident Attorneys | Michigan Auto Law

I’ve been injured in a Car Accident

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I’ve been injured in a Truck Accident

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I’ve been injured in a Motorcycle Accident

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I’ve suffered a serious Personal Injury

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Why Do I Need A Monroe Car Accident Lawyer?

When you’re injured in a motor vehicle crash in the area it’s never too soon to call a Monroe car accident lawyer to help you protect your rights. An experienced attorney who specializes in automobile crashes will protect your rights and to help you collect all of the No-Fault wage loss and PIP benefits you deserve. We’ll work to make sure that your medical bills get paid under our state’s auto No-Fault insurance law, too. It’s unfortunate, but Michigan’s auto law is full of hidden traps and can be very confusing for drivers. 

For example, did you know that your insurance company can legally require that you provide a 30-day “notice” to them when you are injured in a hit and run crash or by an uninsured driver? You probably didn’t! Today’s insurance policies often include contract language that requires a 30 day notice, in order to recover uninsured motorist protection when you are injured in a hit and run crash or in a crash with an uninsured driver. (Trust us; this is more common than you think, with about 20% of all drivers in Michigan driving sans insurance.) When you fail to meet this “notice” requirement, that you probably didn’t know about, your policy can get voided, so you lose the ability to recover compensation for injuries and losses. Insurance companies can then leave you hanging, with huge out-of-pocket medical bills and no insurance to cover medical care or other treatment you might need in the future.  

A Monroe car accident lawyer with significant experience and a focus on personal injury cases involving motor vehicle crashes will protect your rights and ensure that you don’t get caught in the “traps” that some insurance companies seem to set for consumers. Of late, these traps have included auto insurance claims adjusters who convince crash victims, who are already under a lot of pressure, to “settle” their injury claims for a lot less than they’re worth. They’re even asking them to forfeit future legal rights to No-Fault benefits and pain and suffering compensation. If you don’t have an attorney, you are at risk of giving up compensation.

Our Monroe car accident lawyers will help you and protect you, ensuring that you get everything you’re entitled to after an automobile crash, from both your own insurance company and from the insurance company for the driver who caused the crash and your injuries. That’s just one of the reasons it’s so important to schedule your free consultation with an experienced Monroe car accident lawyer immediately after any serious motor vehicle crash.

How Our Monroe Car Accident Lawyer Can Help You

Our Monroe car accident lawyers specialize in helping people just like you, when they’ve been injured in an automobile crash. We’ve helped countless crash victims in Michigan for 50+ years, getting results that are better than the results of any other personal injury attorney or law firm in our state. Our attorneys have recovered more million-dollar crash settlements and verdicts than any other attorney or law firm in Michigan.

Our Monroe car accident lawyers are committed to making sure you understand 100% of your legal rights. Plus, our attorneys will help with every aspect of your claim including: 

  • Protecting your rights to receive 100% of the No-Fault insurance benefits to which you are entitled
  • Uncovering and confirming relevant insurance coverage that may be in effect for your case
  • Winning the best possible financial settlement, as quickly as possible

Our Monroe car accident lawyers are here to help you navigate Michigan’s auto No-Fault insurance law, as we do the work necessary to recover the financial compensation you deserve from the careless driver who caused your crash. If you’re not completely satisfied, you are under no obligation and you pay nothing. We guarantee that our attorneys will exceed your expectations – we will win and recover for you or you don’t pay a dime.

Our Results

The experienced attorneys at Michigan Auto Law have consistently recovered Michigan’s top reported automobile crash settlements. You’ll find a few of the significant settlements we’ve gotten for our clients below:  

  • $34.5 Million – Michigan Auto Law’s Steve Gursten secured the largest-reported automobile crash settlement in the U.S. for that year. This auto settlement is also the largest car/truck injury settlement by any attorney in Michigan. 
  • $13.5 Million – Michigan Auto Law attorneys settled a case for a victim in a car/truck crash who suffered major burn injuries. 
  • $9 Million – Michigan Auto Law attorneys helped a man who suffered a leg amputation.   This was the largest Michigan pain and suffering auto settlement of the preceding decade.  
  • $7 Million – The parents of a young man who was killed by a speeding driver sued for his pain and suffering. This was the top reported Michigan motor vehicle crash settlement that year. Notably, our attorneys were also able to recover an additional $4 million dollars in contribution over the insurance policy limits for the family.  
  • $6.2 million – Details about parties, injuries and insurers are confidential for this case.
  • $5.65 Million – A jury awarded this amount to our client who had suffered a traumatic brain injury as a result of being run over in a vehicle crash. This was the largest reported automobile crash verdict in Michigan for the year and the second largest reported personal injury verdict in all of Michigan that year.
  • $5.1 Million – This wrongful death settlement in a rear-end collision case was the largest reported wrongful death settlement in Washtenaw County and the largest reported motor vehicle wrongful death settlement in Michigan for an individual killed in a crash in 2018.

Besides all of the above record-breaking settlements, Michigan Auto Law has won 80+ more separate vehicle crash settlements, awards and verdicts totaling one million dollars or more, which is more than any other attorney or law firm in Michigan. Not surprisingly, we regularly receive more attorney referrals from other Michigan attorneys for automobile crash injury cases in Michigan than any other law firm. We’re 100% committed to helping our clients and their family members get through that challenging post-accident time with compassion, care and responsive communication. Read more about the settlements our attorneys have won on behalf of our clients here: Michigan Settlements and Verdicts.

Automobile Crash Resources

When you’ve been injured a an automobile crash in the area, you’ll certainly have a lot of questions for your Monroe car accident lawyer. We cover several of our frequently asked questions below, and we’ve added several additional automobile resources, too.

When To Get An Attorney For An Automobile Crash?

It’s never too soon to get an attorney after an automobile crash. We tell you why here.

Michigan Automobile Crash FAQs

Our Monroe car accident lawyers give you straight answers to some common questions – like what to do immediately after an automobile crash, an overview of how Michigan’s No-Fault law currently works, and specific information for filing a lawsuit.

Checklists

Here, we’re giving you tools you can use to protect yourself after an automobile crash – what to do (and not do) at the scene, safe driving techniques and the 18 mistakes auto accident victims must avoid.

Do I Have a Lawsuit?

Read more about how the Michigan auto law works, how to find out if you have a personal injury case, and how the details about your crash affect the outcome of your case.

Medical Care Resources

Our Monroe car accident lawyers provide information about how medical treatment can dramatically impact your recovery and your case outcome.

Insurance Coverage Resources

Our Monroe car accident lawyers provide straight answers about insurance protection for automobile crashes, covering different common driving situations like being injured as a passenger, and getting into a crash in a rental vehicle

More Monroe Auto Accident Attorney FAQs

What else should you know before you hire a Monroe car accident lawyer? If you or a family member are injured in an automobile crash, you could be entitled to compensation for pain and suffering and other damages, though you’re more likely to recover more for your claim when you hire an experienced attorney to protect your rights. Read the attorney FAQs below or call us now to set up a consultation with one of our experienced Monroe car accident lawyers  – no fees and no obligation.

How much does a Monroe car accident lawyer cost?

After being injured in a motor vehicle crash, the first question most people ask is: How much will a Monroe car accident lawyer cost? Many people think that they can’t hire an attorney because it’s simply unaffordable. Fortunately, that’s not true. Michigan Auto Law doesn’t ask you to pay anything – unless and until we win your case. Nothing in advance  and nothing out-of-pocket. Our Monroe car accident lawyers get paid after the case is settled and after a recovery is made. It’s what is called a contingency fee, meaning if you don’t get paid, neither do we. And no matter what, every client gets our 100% satisfaction guarantee.

Is getting an attorney after a crash worth it?

Yes. But you don’t have to take our word for it. Insurance industry research shows that a person who’s represented by an attorney recovers more than someone who isn’t represented by an attorney, and don’t forget, at Michigan Auto Law, you only pay when we win. Our attorneys are ready to handle your legal case, so you can focus on your own healing and financial recovery. And we’ll be here to answer every question you have about the case and tell you everything you need to know – 24/7.

Do I need to get an attorney for a crash that isn’t my fault?

You’re not legally required to hire an attorney after a crash if you’re not at fault, though we can promise you that it’s in your best interests to do so. An experienced motor vehicle crash attorney can help you get the best possible settlement, and the medical benefits and lost wages to which you’re entitled under the auto No-Fault insurance law. We can also pursue pain and suffering compensation and additional economic damages, as needed. Remember, the right, experienced attorney will make sure you get the compensation you deserve and protect your rights. We want you to focus on your medical recovery, so you can go back to fully living your life.

How long does a settlement take?

It’s difficult to predict how long it will take to get a settlement. Each case is completely unique, though in general, the factors listed here are most likely to affect the timeline of a settlement: the specific injuries, prognosis and current/future medical needs; whether the disability is partial or complete; if the victim is able to work; whether the injuries have caused impairment that affects the patient’s ability to lead their normal life; whether the injuries require “excess” coverage for medical bills and lost wages; and the level of experience, track record and reputation of your attorney. In addition, the at-fault driver’s specific auto insurance company, the individual adjuster, defense attorney and liability limits can also impact the timeline of the case.

Get A Free Consultation With Our Monroe Car Accident Lawyers Now

To speak with a Monroe car accident lawyer call Michigan Auto Law now or fill out our contact form for a free consultation. We’re here for you – 24 hour a day, 7 days a week and there’s never any fee or obligation.

If you or a loved one has been in a serious motor vehicle crash in the area, it’s best to consult with an Monroe car accident lawyer with experience handling personal injury automobile crash cases. Since we specialize in these types of cases, we completely understand the physical, emotional and psychological difficulties that victims face, and we’re here to make things easier. Find out how Michigan Auto Law can help by checking out our testimonials from past clients and reading through our 100% satisfaction guarantee.

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