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Michael Redenburg


What Is Personal Injury Law?

Personal injury law deals with legal disputes that arise when someone suffers harm or injury due to the negligence or wrongful actions of another party. It allows the injured person to seek compensation for their damages, including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more.

When Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?

It is advisable to hire a personal injury attorney as soon as possible after an accident or injury. An attorney can guide you through the legal process, protect your rights, gather evidence, handle negotiations with insurance companies, and ensure you receive fair compensation for your injuries and losses.

What Types of Cases Does a Personal Injury Law Firm Handle?

Personal injury law firms handle a wide range of cases, including car accidents, slip and falls, workplace accidents, medical malpractice, product liability, premises liability, wrongful death, and more. They advocate for individuals who have suffered harm due to the negligence or misconduct of others.

How Do Personal Injury Attorneys Determine the Value of My Case?

Personal injury attorneys consider various factors when determining the value of a case, including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, long-term effects of the injury, and the impact on your quality of life. They assess the specific details of your case, consult with experts if necessary, and use their experience to estimate a fair and reasonable compensation amount.

What if I Can’t Afford to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?

Many personal injury attorneys work on a contingency fee basis, which means they only get paid if they secure a settlement or win your case in court. This arrangement allows you to pursue legal representation without upfront costs. The attorney’s fees are typically a percentage of the compensation you receive.

How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim?

The time limit for filing a personal injury claim, known as the statute of limitations, varies depending on the jurisdiction and the type of case. It’s important to consult with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible to understand the applicable deadlines in your specific situation.

What Should I Do Immediately After an Accident or Injury?

After an accident or injury, prioritize your health and safety. Seek medical attention promptly, report the incident to the relevant authorities if necessary, and gather information about the incident, such as names and contact details of witnesses. It’s important to consult with a personal injury attorney to protect your rights and preserve crucial evidence.

How Long Does a Personal Injury Case Typically Take to Resolve?

The duration of a personal injury case varies depending on the specific circumstances. Some cases can be settled through negotiations with insurance companies, while others may require litigation and go to trial. Factors such as the complexity of the case, the extent of the injuries, and the willingness to negotiate can impact the timeline. A personal injury attorney can provide an estimate based on the details of your case.

What Is the Role of Insurance Companies in Personal Injury Cases?

Insurance companies often represent the party at fault in personal injury cases. They investigate the incident, assess liability, and may offer a settlement. However, it’s important to remember that insurance companies are profit-oriented and may prioritize their own interests over yours. Having a personal injury attorney on your side can help level the playing field and ensure you receive fair compensation.

Can I Still Pursue a Personal Injury Claim if I Was Partially at Fault for the Accident?

In many jurisdictions, you may still be able to pursue a personal injury claim even if you were partially at fault for the accident. The legal concept used in these cases is called “comparative negligence” or “comparative fault.” The amount of compensation you may receive can be reduced based on the percentage of fault attributed to you.

Client Reviews

I had a very positive experience working with Mr. Redenburg. He handled my personal injury case which was successfully settled over the course of two years. He was extremely diligent, knowledgeable and...

- Dawn N.

Michael Redenburg took over my [car accident] case when my past attorney retired from my case. My past attorney was the one who recommended him to me I can say it was the best choice he ever made. He is very...

- Fernando H.

Michael Redenburg is great at what he does. He helped me though the case after my accident helped me with everything. I didn't have to speak with the insurance company about anything he handled and in the end...

- Tamika

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