Personal Injury Attorneys
YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE
Future medical bills and care
Pain and suffering
In some cases, punitive damages will be awarded as well. Punitive damages are meant to punish the negligent party for his or her wrong doing, and deter future negligent or intentional wrong doing. One example of this is when you or a loved one is injured or killed by someone who was driving while intoxicated.
DEDICATED AND FOCUSED
PERSONAL INJURY REPRESENTATION
At Riggs Ellsworth & Porter, PLC, our experienced Arizona personal injury lawyers understand the complexities involved with personal injury cases, as well as the importance of presenting adequate supporting evidence. We will work with you to compile the necessary documentation and we will consult with medical experts, as necessary, so that we can effectively pursue your personal injury claim. Our Arizona personal injury lawyers are dedicated to getting clients the most favorable recovery possible, whether filing a personal injury lawsuit or resolving the claim directly with the insurance company.
The names Riggs, Ellsworth and Porter are names well known in Arizona. The Riggs, Ellsworth and Porter families have each been in Arizona for at least five generations. We are Arizonans who care about Arizona and the people represent. We are not attorneys who have come into the state hoping to capitalize on a growing market; we are Arizona attorneys protecting the rights of Arizonans. We have a strong desire to make sure those traveling on Arizona roads do so safely.
About half of injury cases settle without suit being filed. When suit is filed, more than 98% of the cases settle without going to trial. Claims of less than $50,000 at issue are resolved by arbitration. In Maricopa County, Arizona's most populous county, fewer than...read more
When a trial judge gets something wrong, or when governing law should be challenged or new law interpreted, the only remedy is to appeal to a higher court. The firm has the reputation and experience in doing that when necessary, as the following cases illustrate:...read more
Arizona allows attorneys who have proven experience in a particular area of law to achieve the status of specialist. A licensed attorney in Arizona must meet the following minimum standards for specialization in injury and wrongful death litigation: Admission to the...read more
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