Claims against Personal Injury Cases
When you make use of the services of a personal injury Solicitor to look after a compensation claim, you expect them to handle your case professionally and competently. If this is not the case and you feel that your case was handled poorly, then you may well have a viable case for making a claim for Solicitors professional negligence. The size of your claim, or the circumstances leading up to it, are irrelevant, since a poor outcome can have devastating consequences regardless.
What sort of situations can be claimed for?
Was your claim poorly dealt with or the compensation received far less than you had been led to believe? Were you treated without due care, causing you to suffer financially or emotionally? If you find yourself in the position whereby your personal injury claim has been concluded but you feel let down and disappointed with the service received and/or the compensation paid out, it is worth considering making a claim for professional negligence.
How can personal injury Solicitors be negligent?
Claims for personal injury have to abide by strict guidelines. Your Solicitor may have jeopardised your case for several reasons, including:
- Missing the 3 year Limitation date to issue court proceedings
- Not proceeding with a case when it would have succeeded
- Not gathering evidence together correctly or thoroughly
- Not preparing for your case in detail
- Not obtaining expert evidence to support your claim
- Not adhering to your instructions
- Failing to comply with an court order
- Missing financial losses which should have been included in the claim
Any of these reasons or more could have resulted in your case failing to achieve any compensation at all, or receiving a sum much lower than the one to which you should have been entitled.
How can putting in a claim help?
If you feel badly let down by your personal injury Solicitors and the way they have behaved, you should consult an expert now. We can help you to put in place a claim for professional negligence against them, to recover the losses and compensation which you should have gotten.
Your peace of mind can be restored, and any financial or personal losses remedied. By getting in touch with an expert as soon as possible after the event, or even during proceedings if you feel that they are being mishandled, a claim for personal injury Solicitors’ negligence can often be very successful in bringing about fruitful results.