Areas of Practice

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Motor Vehicle Accidents

It is a tragic fact that thousands of people are killed and seriously injured in motor vehicle accidents each year in the United States. These accidents often involve a car, but also involve trucks, buses, trains, boats, motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATV’s) bicycles, pedestrians, airplanes and helicopters. In most of these accidents, someone was at fault for causing the accident, and should be held legally accountable for the damages they have caused. Often, the party at fault will have insurance coverage to pay for those damages.

When an accident occurs, it is important to hire a lawyer as soon as possible. You need the advice and protection of an experienced professional when dealing with investigators and insurance companies and in dealing with the maze of codes, statutes, regulations and complicated clauses in insurance policies, along with many other issues associated with all aspects of the case. We can help you and welcome your call for a free consultation. Additionally, download our free brochure What to do in an accident which you can keep that in the glove compartment of your car.

If you were injured in a motor vehicle accident, Meisel & Krentsa has the experience of more than 25 years of exclusively handling personal injury cases and we have the proven record of success to provide you with the professional representation you deserve. In one recent case, we won a 3.8 million dollar settlement for our client who was broadsided by a telephone company truck (Chang v California Utility Company). We will make it our priority to investigate your case, and to assemble the team of experts and evidence needed get you the compensation you are entitled to. We have successfully settled hundreds of motor vehicle accident cases, and have represented many of our clients in court, often fighting against difficult, unreasonable and stingy insurance companies. Chances are good that we have handled a case much like yours, we offer a free consultation and a contingent fee agreement - no fee unless there is a financial recovery. Our experience includes cases involving:

  • Cars
  • Trucks
  • Buses
  • Trains
  • Motorcycles
  • Bicycles
  • Pedestrians
  • Boats
  • Commercial maritime
  • Cruise ships
  • Aviation
  • Vehicle defect cases
  • Multiple vehicle collisions
  • Roll over accidents
  • Rear end collisions
  • Drunk drivers causing accidents

Contact us for a free consultation promptly after an accident so that your rights can be protected and pursued.

Free consultation—no fee unless there is a financial recovery
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