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Tips To Help You Pick The Right Bicycle Accident Attorney

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Because of the island feel of the Florida Keys, many locals and tourists prefer to move around using bicycles. But, when there are more bicycles on the road, more bicycle accidents are bound to occur. Fortunately, if you find yourself in a bicycle accident in the Florida Keys, you may be eligible to recover compensation. Nevertheless, to ensure you get the compensation you deserve, you should contact a qualified bicycle accident lawyer as soon as you can after your accident.

When injured in a bicycle accident because of another party’s negligence, you need to retain the best bicycle accident attorney available to help you protect your rights and recover the compensation you deserve. Generally, retaining the best bicycle accident attorney means hiring an attorney who understands how to approach every aspect of your bicycle accident claim and who will help you with, among other things, gathering the evidence you need to prove your allegations. But, how do you know an attorney can help you do this?

Below are some crucial tips to help you pick the right bicycle accident attorney after a Florida Keys bicycle accident.

Consider Experience

Countless personal injury attorneys are readily available to help you with your case, but how much does the attorney in question know about handling bicycle accidents? The best bicycle accident attorney is one with a good level of experience in handling bicycle accidents. An attorney with experience dealing with bicycle accidents understands the State and Federal laws that apply to your case. Additionally, an experienced attorney knows just the kind of evidence that can help your case and can help you gather it.

Consider Case Results

It is important that you ask an attorney about their case results. For example, when interviewing an attorney, ask them about the amounts they have been able to secure for clients in the past. Even though the amount of compensation you will receive for your claim will depend on your case’s specifics, working with an attorney who has recovered fair compensation for clients in the past gives you confidence that you too can recover fair compensation.

Consider Financial Resources

It is crucial for you to find out if the bicycle accident attorney in question has the financial capability to see your case to completion. For instance, if your case requires your attorney to bring in an expert witness who charges $1,000, you want to ensure that the attorney in question can afford this. If an attorney does not have the financial resources needed to see your case to completion, you may want to interview another attorney.

Consider What You Feel About the Attorney

It is important that you consider what you feel about an attorney before deciding whether to hire them as your bicycle accident attorney. During your meeting with an attorney, did you feel they listened to you? Did you feel they are someone you can trust and communicate with effectively? Did you feel their compassion and dedication?  Are they local and familiar with Key West.   The last thing you want to do is hire an attorney who is not compassionate and dedicated to getting you the best result. You also don’t want to hire someone you can’t trust or communicate with effectively.

Contact Florida Keys Injury for Legal Help

If you want to know how Florida Keys Injury can help you with your bicycle accident case, call 786-605-8500 to schedule a free consultation with a compassionate, dedicated, and experienced Key West & Marathon bicycle accident lawyer.

Resource:

leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&URL=0000-0099/0090/Sections/0090.702.html

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