After a car accident in Maryland, Murphy, Falcon & Murphy is the Baltimore law firm to call. Our auto accident lawyers are aggressive, skilled and passionate about justice. Our record of success is unparalleled. In fact, we’ve secured hundreds of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for clients. At our firm, we develop hard-hitting strategies to get the best possible results in each and every case.
If you’ve recently been involved in a car accident or other motor-vehicle crash in Baltimore or surrounding areas of Maryland, contact our office today to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced car accident attorneys. Maryland has statute of limitation on submitting a personal injury claim after an accident. If you wait too long, you may lose your opportunity to pursue a case.
In just a few seconds, a car accident can change your life. A serious injury can result in temporary disability or permanent damage such as paralysis or brain damage, leading to significant hospital bills, medical leave from work, and a lifetime of medical care and physical therapy. When the stakes are this high, you need attorneys with experience, smart approaches, and a successful history of complex litigation to represent you. Otherwise, an insurance company could take advantage of you and offer much less than your case is worth – or nothing at all.
In Maryland, there are many specific car accident laws and procedures you must follow on the journey toward financial recovery. One of our Baltimore car accident lawyers can walk you through the legal processes and help you every step of the way. We can take over settlement negotiations with insurers, help you know which doctors to see, and file personal injury claims against one or more negligent parties who are responsible for your crash. From start to finish, we’ll take care of your case as if it were a personal matter. We truly care about our clients as people and are as skilled as attorneys come. To maximize the results of your claim, retain an attorney.
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of unintentional injury death in the country. Around the nation, millions of people suffer injuries in car crashes each year. In the last five years in Maryland, there has been an average of 101,797 crashes per year – 31,092 causing injuries and 455 ending in death annually. In our decades of experience representing car accident clients, we’ve handled cases involving all types of injuries, from minor to fatal. While each crash is unique, there are certain injuries that arise more commonly than others, such as:
No matter what type of injuries you recently suffered in a Baltimore car accident, come to Murphy, Falcon & Murphy for a free consultation. We’ll investigate your crash, collect evidence, and negotiate with insurance companies on your behalf. The more serious your injuries, the more you need an attorney to fight for you. Our firm knows exactly which actions to take to secure the maximum compensation for clients injured in Baltimore auto accidents.
Each state abides by unique car accident laws and statutes. During your journey toward financial compensation after a crash, you must obey these rules to secure a settlement or verdict. The team at Murphy, Falcon & Murphy is here to walk you through the laws in Maryland and Baltimore whenever you need us. In the meantime, here are three of the most important car accident laws to know:
There are dozens of federal, state, and local laws that could play a role in your specific car accident claim. Product liability laws, premises liability laws, and negligence laws could all be relevant. Murphy, Falcon & Murphy has the legal resources of a large firm, while offering the personal touch of a boutique law office. We have the information, facts, and legal expertise you need to optimize your odds of a larger settlement or judgment award.
Maryland law makes it mandatory for all drivers in the state to carry at least minimum amounts of liability insurance at all times. This insurance will cover victims’ damages in the event of an at-fault accident. The minimum requirements from the state are at least $30,000 in bodily injury per person, $60,000 per accident, and $15,000 for property damage. Drivers must also have uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage. Drivers can elect to purchase more than the minimum amounts, if desired.
At Murphy, Falcon & Murphy, you’re more than just a statistic. Whether your accident occurred on a rural road or one of Baltimore’s busiest intersections, we treat your case with personalized care and attention. We will return to the scene of the accident if necessary and hire expert witnesses to investigate the crash site and testify on your behalf. We can collect any important evidence, such as information that could help prove the other driver’s fault, a dangerous roadway, malfunctioning traffic signal, defective auto part, and/or the city of Baltimore’s shared fault for the accident. Below are a few interesting facts about the types of accidents that occur within Baltimore and the state of Maryland.
When there is a high-stakes car accident case in Baltimore, our firm is almost always involved. Murphy, Falcon & Murphy has a legacy of fighting for justice that spans back more than 70 years. To the people of Baltimore, the name “Murphy” is synonymous with exceptional legal representation. We’re a firm you can trust to fight long and hard for outstanding results. We take cases on a contingency fee basis, which means you’ll only pay our fees if we win you financial compensation.
If you’ve suffered injuries or lost a loved one in a Baltimore car accident, we are the firm to retain. Whether you believe you have a simple, straightforward insurance claim or are dealing with a complex and high-value case, we can help. When results matter, we’re the firm clients count on for tenacious representation. We want to help you and your family get the compensation you deserve. Call (410) 951-8744 or complete our online form to schedule a free car accident consultation in Baltimore today.