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How To Find a Good Personal Injury Attorney


The days and weeks after an accident can be a scary and traumatic time for injury victims. It can be difficult to know what to do or who to talk to. Once you have made the decision to speak with an attorney about your injury claims, the next question is how to find the right one for you. In Nashville, the law office of Mitch Grissim & Associates has helped many injury victims throughout Tennessee get the compensation they deserve after an accident. Talk to our office today to schedule a free consultation and learn more about how we can help.

Referrals from Family and Friends 

One of the easiest ways to begin your search for the right personal injury attorney is to ask for referrals from family and friends. If anyone has had a good experience with a lawyer that handled their injury claims, you can add them to the initial list. In the same vein, if family or friends had a negative experience with a personal injury attorney, you can cross them off as a potential lawyer for your case.

Review Firms Online

After consulting with family and friends, the next step in a personal injury attorney search is reviewing law firms online. Look at review websites for lawyers and their law firms in the area, and read the reviews left by both satisfied and unsatisfied clients. Add any other potential attorneys to your list after the online research before proceeding to the next step.

Create a List and Schedule Interviews

Once you have an initial list of potential personal injury lawyers, the next step is narrowing down the list specifically to what you need. Are any law firms too far away? Does the attorney not practice personal injury law for the type of accident you were involved in? If there is a reason why a lawyer or a law firm will not work for you, remove them from the list.

Once the list is narrowed down, contact each law office and schedule an interview with the attorney. The majority of Tennessee personal injury lawyers offer free consultations to discuss your injury claim; however, be sure to clarify whether the attorney charges for an initial visit when you schedule an appointment. If you do not wish to pay for an initial consultation, remove those lawyers from your list.

Find the Best Fit for You

Finally, the initial consultation is the opportunity to find the personal injury attorney that is the best fit for you. Come prepared with a list of questions and all the documentation that the lawyer will need to provide you with an accurate evaluation of your personal injury claims. You will be sharing personal and medical details with your lawyer over the course of the case, so you should feel comfortable with your lawyer and trust in their ability to zealously advocate for your injury claims. To learn more, call or contact our office now.

Call or Contact Our Office Now

Finding the right personal injury lawyer can be an arduous process, but at Mitch Grissim & Associates our office is ready to help. Call or contact our Nashville personal injury attorneys today to schedule a free consultation.

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