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What Should I Bring to a Consultation with a North Carolina Personal Injury Attorney?

November 15, 2023

When meeting with a North Carolina personal injury attorney for a consultation, it is essential to be prepared to provide information and documents to help the attorney understand the details of your case. Here, our Charlotte personal injury lawyers at Dewey, Ramsay & Hunt, P.A., provide a checklist for your first meeting.

Checklist for Meeting with a Personal Injury Attorney in Charlotte, North Carolina

If you do not have everything listed here, don’t worry! You can still discuss your case with our dedicated personal injury team to learn more about your legal rights and options to pursue a claim.

  • Contact Information

Please provide your contact information, including your address, phone number, and email address, so our attorneys know how to reach you.

  • Identification

Bring a form of identification, like a driver’s license or government ID card.

  • Accident Details

Bring a copy of any incident or accident reports filed with law enforcement or your employer if available. If you have photos or videos related to the incident, bring them to help illustrate the scene and the extent of damage.

  • Medical Records

Bring any medical reports or records of your injuries, including diagnoses, treatments, prognosis information, and any prescribed medications or treatments related to your injuries.

  • Insurance Information

Bring copies of your auto insurance policy, health insurance policy, and any other relevant insurance policies. If you have corresponded with insurance companies, including your own or that of the liable driver, bring copies of any letters, emails, or other communications. If you made any statements to insurance adjusters or other parties, provide a record of what was said.

  • Employment Information

If your injury has caused you to miss work, bring documentation from your employer that verifies the dates and amount of time missed.

  • Witness Information

Provide our attorneys with their names and contact information if there were any witnesses to the incident or any correspondence you have had with the parties involved.

  • Questions

Prepare a list of questions you have for the attorney about your case, the legal process, and potential outcomes.

By bringing this information to your consultation, you can help our personal injury attorneys assess the merits of your case and provide you with more accurate advice and guidance.

Schedule a Free Consultation with Our Personal Injury Attorneys in Charlotte, NC Today

If you were injured in an accident caused by negligence in North Carolina, our personal injury attorneys in Charlotte at Dewey, Ramsay & Hunt want to hear your story during a free consultation by calling 704-377-3737 or contacting us online.

We provide unique legal services tailored to each client’s needs and do not get paid unless you do.

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