Louisville Personal Injury Lawyers with over 37 years of experience
Why did your law firm decide to focus on personal injury in Louisville?
We believe in helping people during their times of need. When you or a loved one is injured, the focus should be on healing and not on fighting with an insurance company over obtaining fair compensation. The Louisville personal injury attorneys at Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC, are committed to fighting for you and allowing you to stay focused on what matters most. There is far more satisfaction in getting to know and helping those that have been affected by personal injury and wrongful death than to represent big corporations or insurance companies.
How long has your Louisville law firm handled personal injury cases / what experience do you have with personal injury & wrongful death claims?
The trial attorneys at Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC, have more than 50 years’ combined experience securing compensation in personal injury and wrongful death cases as a result of the wrongful conduct or negligence of others. Our personal injury & car accident attorneys in Louisville have had multiple successes at trial and negotiated millions of dollars in settlements for our clients and their families.
What background does your law firm have that someone should choose it to represent them (also, what awards and honors has your law firm received)?
Few law firms boast a Peter Perlman Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award recipient, such as Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC’s, senior partner, Michael Hance. In addition, Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC in Louisville, is recognized among its peers in the legal profession as a firm dedicated to seeking justice and fair compensation for its clients, due to personal injury and death. Our Louisville Personal Injury Attorneys firm’s commitment to its clients is reflected in the results, as Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC, has obtained multiple six- and seven-figure verdicts on behalf of our clients. The Louisville personal injury lawyers at Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC, are also active members in the Kentucky Justice Association and the American Association for Justice, staying current with changes in the law and best practices in the courtroom.
Does your law firm handle all of a person’s case or just part of it?
We will handle the entirety of your Louisville personal injury case so you can focus on what’s important: your health and your family’s needs.
Why should someone choose your Louisville personal injury lawyers to represent their case?
At Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC in Louisville, we have more than five decades of combined legal experience in handling a wide array of personal injury matters. Our Louisville personal injury attorneys are committed to you, first and foremost, and your individual pursuit for justice. Our courtroom experience and expertise will get you the results that you deserve.
How does your Louisville personal injury law firm make a difference?
Our law firm makes a difference by understanding why the client has come to our office and what problems he or she face, by offering counsel, and by being on the client’s side to bring the closure needed to deal with unfortunate circumstances. The trial attorneys at Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC in Louisville, extend that care and commitment outside the courtroom by volunteering their time through various service projects in the community.
How is your law firm helping change/protect clients in Kentucky as whole (helping change the legal climate)?
The trial attorneys at Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC, are all active members in the Kentucky Justice Association, which is on the frontline fighting for Kentuckians’ 7th Amendment rights—the RIGHT TO TRIAL BY JURY—in Frankfort. Unfortunately, many people are spending large sums of money to try and take away an individual’s right to trial by jury. We will never back down from advocating on behalf of our clients and are not intimidated by the resources of the large insurance companies. In this way, Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC, is committed to fight not only on behalf of our clients, one client at a time, but to protect the rights of all Kentuckians.
What is a personal injury?
An individual may have a personal injury claim if they have been injured or harmed by another. In certain circumstances, the person who caused the injury or harm may be legally responsible to the injured person.
What type of cases/injuries/accidents do you focus on helping?
Personal injury is a large category of civil lawsuits. The Louisville accident attorneys at Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC, specialize in a wide variety of cases, including but not limited to: medical malpractice, nursing home abuse and neglect, birth trauma, car accidents, auto accidents, premises liability and slip-and-falls, defective products (including medical devices and drugs) and other cases where people have been injured or died.
Why would someone need a Louisville personal injury attorney? (What difference can an attorney make?)
The legal and insurance claim process can be long, complicated, and confusing for someone who is unfamiliar with the process. Because of Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC’s, experience and expertise in personal injury cases, the attorneys will help you overcome challenges that arise in such cases and guide you through this process in the most efficient manner designed to maximize your recovery. At a time when you and your family are coping with the difficulties presented by your injuries, Hance & Srinivasan, PLLC’s, trial attorneys are there to alleviate the burdens and stress of navigating this difficult process on your own.
What does a person need to bring to their initial consultation?
You are the most important source of knowledge and information! We will learn a lot just by talking to you. You should bring any documents in your possession that you think are related to your case, including documents regarding medical treatment, a list of medical providers, and a list of time missed from work. Any information you don’t have or don’t know to ask for, we will collect for you, to ensure we have all the necessary information to represent your interests.
What are five things a person should immediately do following a personal injury? (This can help raise your rankings on Google as knowledgeable about the field)
1. Get help: Call 911, call your doctor or nurses, use your bedside call button, or notify a family member you trust to get you immediate attention.
2. Seek the medical care and treatment you need, as soon as possible. Your health is important regardless of any potential personal injury case.
3. Gather the names and contact information of any witnesses.
4. Preserve any evidence, including videos and photographs, of your injuries and the site where you were injured.
5. Contact an Louisville personal injury lawyer.