Category Archives: Personal Injury Claims

Mississippi Products Liability Attorneys Discuss Underride Accidents

Earlier this year, a Mississippi man miraculously survived a dangerous type of tractor trailer accident that is known as an underride accident. The accident occurred when the man, who was driving an SUV, struck a tractor trailer that was merging onto the highway from a weigh station. As the SUV collided with the tractor trailer […]

Mississippi Accident Attorneys Explain the Allegations They Raise in Personal injury Complaint

If your automobile accident or personal injury case has arrived at a point at which negotiations have not resulted in an acceptable settlement offer and a lawsuit must be filed, your attorney will begin the lawsuit by filing a complaint against the party or parties whose negligent acts of omissions caused your injuries and damages. […]

Mississippi Injury Lawyers Share Tips for Choosing the Right Personal Injury Attorney

If you think that you need the services of an attorney, you probably do. There are many situations in life where people need legal counsel. When these situations arise, people often feel confused and concerned about how they will find the lawyer who is right for them. This is a valid concern, as legal matters […]

Mississippi Accident Attorneys Discuss How to Resolve Your Automobile Accident Case

When a client retains a Mississippi Automobile Accident Attorney, the client and the attorney enter into what is called the attorney-client relationship. Like all relationships, the attorney-client relationship is a two-way street. You pay your attorney, and they spend their time and energy working on your behalf towards a resolution of your automobile accident case. […]

Mississippi Injury Lawyers Explain Why You Must Hire a Lawyer Immediately After an Automobile Wreck

If you are involved in an automobile accident, the entire trajectory of your life is likely to be changed, at least temporarily. From the moment the crash occurs, your safety and health and the safety and health of others who were riding in your vehicle become your number one priority, as well as the priority […]

Mississippi Personal Injury Attorneys Weigh in on What Your Case is Worth

One of the most common questions that clients ask us is what their case is worth. While the exact dollar amount varies from client to client because no two accidents are exactly alike, there are some general principles that apply to determining the worth of a client’s case. The easiest way to think about what […]

Mississippi Personal Injury Lawyers Explain Why You Can’t Just Sue the Insurance Company After Your Accident

If you have been injured in a Mississippi automobile accident, you may be in for a surprise. Whether you have lived in Mississippi for your entire life or you have recently moved here, there is something that you do not likely have reason to know until you or someone you know is involved in a […]

Mississippi Accident Attorneys Describe Documents Involved in Accident Cases

When you work with a Mississippi Automobile Accident Attorney, there will be quite a few documents that are involved in the preparation of your case. While some documents, such as demand letters, are prepared by attorneys, other documents, such as some of those that are involved at the beginning and the end of a case […]

Mississippi Personal Injury Attorneys Discuss the Time Frame for Settling Accident Cases

A common question asked by clients with automobile accident and personal injury lawsuits is how long their case will take. It is natural for clients to wonder when they will be able to recover financially for the injuries and damages that they have incurred. Medical bills begin to arrive shortly after an accident, and many […]

Mississippi Personal Injury Attorneys Talk about How Many Accident Cases Actually go to Trial

Did you know that most personal injury cases do not go to trial? Approximately five to ten percent of the accident cases that are handled by the Giddens Law Firm, P.A. are tried to jury verdict, while all of the others are settled before a trial. These numbers are consistent with the national average settlement […]