Shively Kentucky Attorney

TJ Smith goes full lengths to demand justice for Shively, Kentucky residents

After a long day of work, you're returning to your home in Shively, already thinking of the weekend and your son's football game. But as you drive down the Dixie Highway, a semi-truck driver makes an illegal turn and totals your car. Even worse, you are severely injured in the accident. Suddenly, your entire life has changed and you may need long-term medical and financial support in order to recover from this disaster.

A personal injury case like this requires an experienced law firm that will fight for you in the face of hostile insurance companies and a confusing and intimidating legal system. Fortunately, T.J. Smith, Attorney at Law can provide you with the representation that will protect you and your family from being further victimized in the aftermath of a traffic accident, wrongful death, workplace injury, or elder neglect on the part of the institutions you trust to care for your older relatives.

Why Do You Need A Shively Attorney?

Having a skilled attorney can mean the difference between success and failure for any type of personal injury or wrongful death case. Kentucky's laws in this area can be extremely complex and it is vital to find a skilled law firm that understands the law surrounding your case. In addition, case law or how the courts have interpreted the laws over the years can radically change how your case should be handled. Working with the law offices of T.J. Smith provides the following advantages for Kentucky residents:

● An in-depth understanding of how to best work with insurance companies and defendants to provide you with the best possible outcome.

● Lawyers who are fully conversant with local court procedures and customs.

● A law office with the resources to secure the expert witnesses and investigators that can prove your case to the jury.

● The ability to explain what your best legal options are in plain English, rather than confusing you with complex legal jargon.

With over 20 years of experience in this field, T.J. Smith, Attorney at Law, can provide you and your family with the expert assistance you need before, during and after any court trial. From the initial stages of pretrial negotiation to presenting the evidence regarding your case to the judge and jury, we have both the experience and skill to make certain that you receive the best possible legal representation.

Insurance explained: Avoiding Unfair Settlements

Whenever you are involved in an accident, the first thing an insurance company or the law firm representing the other party will suggest is that you quickly settle, often for an insignificant sum of money. Even worse, these settlements may involve signing away your rights to later monetary compensation for long-term expenses or injuries. You should never sign anything until you have a chance to consult with our attorneys. In fact, T.J. and his team will make certain that any legal settlement is one that is favorable to you. In fact, you may find that the company or individual who is at fault will suddenly become eager to come to an agreeable settlement when they realize that you have secured expert legal assistance for your case.

What Types of Compensation Can You Receive?

When you are injured in an accident due to the negligence or fault of another individual, you are owed compensation for your injuries. T.J. Smith can make certain that you will receive the best possible compensation, which may include the following items:

● Short and long-term medical expenses.

● Pain and suffering, both physical and mental.

When a family member has died, his or her family can be compensated for the deceased's lost earnings and companionship.

● In some cases, further punitive damages against the defendant may be levied by the court.

At T.J. Smith, Attorney at Law, our goal is to make certain that you receive the compensation needed to let you recover in financial, medical and emotional terms. We'll give you the kind of experienced and skilled representation that is so vital to defending your legal rights, both inside and outside the courtroom. When you contact our offices, you'll get an immediate and free initial consultation where we will go over your legal options and discuss how best to proceed with your case.

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Phone: 502-792-7937

Fax: 502-540-1200