How are Personal Injury Lawyers Paid?
After suffering from a personal injury, one of the many questions you might ask yourself is “Is it worth paying for a personal injury lawyer?” At a point you will start evaluating the advantages of hiring a personal injury lawyer and eventually compare those advantages to the expenses that come with hiring a lawyer. Below we have a quick explanation of what kind of payments come with hiring a personal injury lawyer:
How much do I need to pay Pines and Goldenzweig before they take on my case?
Pines and Goldenzweig established their own law firm because of their desire to help as many people as possible. As a result, Pines and Goldenzweig do not ask or receive any type of payment upfront. In fact, Pines And Goldenzweig offer a free consultation to evaluate cases and determine if they can continue with a claim.
How much are personal injury lawyers often paid?
The standard amount of fees from lawyers in the personal injury industry is 35% pre-litigation, 40% post-litigation. It is important to note personal injury lawyers only receive payment if they make a recovery for their clients.
How are Pines and Goldenzweig paid?
All the cases at Pines and Goldenzweig are done on contingency which means they receive a percentage of the overall recovery. Pines and Goldenzweig take a percentage of the total money which is received at the end of the case — whether it’s by settlement, judgement or some other way the case is settled. Once Pines and Goldenzweig make a recovery for you, they take out a fee from the recovery money. Like other personal injury lawyers, Pines and Goldenzweig only receive a percentage of the total recovery.
How do I know the percentage Pines and Goldenzweig will be paid?
Throughout your case you will be in constant communication with the team at Pines and Goldenzweig . During the initial stages of your case, the paid percentage will be calculated and discussed with the victims. It is important to remember the Pines and Goldenzweig team do not receive any payment until after the recovery for the client is made. In other words, here at Pines and Goldenzweig we do not get receive any type of payment from our clients unless we recover money for them.
When involved in an accident, you should consult and seek help as soon as possible instead of waiting for your insurance company. Unlike a personal injury lawyer who will do their best to help you, an insurance company will attempt to give you a compensation significantly smaller than what you deserve.
In light of the current health concerns in the United States, Pines & Goldenzweig have decided to enabled their WhatsApp for consultation protocols such as calls, text, and video calls. Additionally, their 24-hour call service is another method of communication. You can contact the lawyers Eric Pines and Stephen Goldenzweig by calling 713-766-0000. Spanish assistance is offered. If desired, you can access the website www.ayudaenaccidentes.com where you will find step-by-step instructions on what to do when facing an accident.