Why Do You Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

If you’ve been injured, why should you contact an attorney? Stewart Eisenberg is a Philadelphia attorney with Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C. In this Quick Question, he explains how a personal injury lawyer can help an injured person navigate the legal system to receive compensation.

Video transcript:

Rob Rosenthal: Here’s a Quick Question. I’m Rob Rosenthal with AskTheLawyers.com. Why do you need a lawyer if you’ve been injured? Here’s what Philadelphia attorney Stewart Eisenberg said.

Stewart Eisenberg: Well, if, if you have suffered an injury and it’s substantial, you need someone to guide you through the legal process, if you have a legal case. If somebody is speeding and is drunk and hits you in a car and you have to be hospitalized, and you have to be out of work, those injuries are compensable under the law, you can and should hire a lawyer to bring a claim for you so that you can recover what you’re entitled to under the law. Most people don’t know what they’re entitled to under the law and that’s why you need a lawyer.

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