As a personal injury attorney in Statesville, NC, I will do everything I can to protect your best interests.
Personal injury is a term used to describe injuries that occurred because of another person’s negligence. If you were injured in a car accident, workplace accident, or in any other type of accident, it is best to have an experienced, qualified personal injury attorney on your side. When you work with me, W. Sloan Goforth, Attorney at Law, I will make sure that your legal rights are asserted and that your rights to fair and proper compensation do not go unrewarded.
Although there are many benefits associated with allowing me to be your personal injury attorney during your case, perhaps the most important one is that I will be your advocate. This means that I will do everything in my power to protect your best interests, whether I am negotiating with an insurance company on your behalf or explaining the situation to a jury in court.
Due to my former experience as an educator, I pride myself on being able to explain complex legal scenarios and jargon in simple terms. When you work with me, I will take the time to fully explain the situation surrounding your case, so you feel comfortable and confident about where it is headed.
As a personal injury attorney, it is my goal to make the aftermath of an accident as stress-free as possible for my clients. I will do the same for you and help you feel less overwhelmed as you recover from the accident. Contact my office in Statesville, North Carolina today for more information about my legal services and how I can assist you.
Common Questions About Working with a Personal Injury Attorney
Any type of serious accident can render you unable to work, take care of yourself and others, and do basic daily tasks. If you were hurt because of someone else’s negligence, you need to contact my firm at the office of W. Sloan Goforth, Attorney at Law, right away. To get you started, I have answered some common questions about personal injury cases below.
What kinds of personal injury cases do you handle?
My firm primarily handles car accident and workplace accident cases. If you were hurt on the job or in a car accident, your next call should be to me.
How do I know if I have a case?
You do not need to make this decision by yourself. I can analyze the details of your case and the situation surrounding the accident to help you decide if you should proceed with a lawsuit.
How long do you have to file a personal injury case?
This depends on the statute of limitations for the particular type of accident. I can help you understand if you fall within the acceptable timeframe to file a case and pursue compensation from the opposing party.
What damages can I recover?
You may be able to obtain compensation to cover medical expenses and rehabilitation expenses related to your injury, as well as compensation for lost wages. If you lost a loved one in an accident, you may be eligible for wrongful death benefits.
How do I get started?
Your first step should be to contact my office and set up a consultation. I will then go over what steps you should take next to protect your interests.