Pedestrian Accident Lawyer in Nashville
Contact an attorney with the experience that gets results
Every day in and around Nashville, people can be seen walking. They could be walking to the store, or to work, or they’re just out enjoying the day. It only takes one negligent driver to cause a pedestrian accident that leaves someone seriously injured. That’s when it’s time to call Thompson Law.
These types of accidents can be devastating, because pedestrians have no protection during a crash. The injuries they suffer can be very serious. Injuries often seen in pedestrian accidents include neck injuries, back injuries, head injuries, and broken bones. Recovery can take months or even years. Some victims never fully recover and are left with a permanent disability.
If you were injured by a negligent driver while walking, you deserve financial compensation. Recovering compensation is complicated. That’s why you need an experienced pedestrian accident attorney to fight for your rights. Attorney Christopher “Kim” Thompson has been helping the injured in the Nashville area for decades.
Expect personal attention from an experienced attorney
Negligent drivers typically deny responsibility for pedestrian accidents. They’ll deny doing anything. The driver in your case may even try to blame you. This puts you in the position of having to prove negligence.
Don’t count on the insurance companies. They’re supposed to help when you’ve been hurt but they do not have your best interests in mind. They care about maximizing their profits. The best way for them to keep their profits high is to keep payouts low. So, they will try to pay you as little as possible.
Attorney Thompson is very familiar with how insurance companies operate. He used to work for insurance companies as a claims adjuster. He saw firsthand how they try to minimize claims and he knows all of the tactics they use. They may question the extent of your injuries or make you a lowball settlement offer.
Insurance companies have lawyers dedicated to finding ways to pay you less. That’s why you need an experienced pedestrian accident lawyer who is looking out for you. Attorney Thompson knows how to hold negligent parties accountable and help the injured recover the financial compensation they deserve.
Serving Davidson and surrounding counties
Attorney Thompson learns the facts about your accident. He knows where to look for evidence that proves the driver was speeding, operating recklessly, distracted or drunk. He reviews accident reports, interviews witnesses and if needed, consults accident reconstruction experts. He builds a strong case that the insurance company has to take seriously.
He also determines the total amount of damages you have suffered. You may have medical expenses for surgery, hospitalization, medication and physical therapy. You may need treatment in the future. If you were unable to return to work for some time, you may have suffered a loss of wages. There may be other damages, such as pain and suffering.
When insurance companies see that attorney Thompson is prepared and ready to fight, they often agree to negotiate to stay out of court. Attorney Thompson is only interested in a resolution of your case that meets your needs. No quick deals that help the insurance company save money. He will negotiate a settlement that works for you.
If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, learn more about Thompson Law can help. Contact pedestrian accident attorney Kim Thompson today to schedule a free consultation. There’s no cost and no obligation.