Personal Injury Lawyers In Asheville, NC
Fisher Stark, P.A. is a highly respected personal injury law firm with offices in Asheville, North Carolina. Collectively, our team of lawyers has more than 50 years of trial practice, and has participated in more than 1,000 jury and non-jury trials.
While Fisher Stark focuses primarily on personal injury lawsuits within the state of North Carolina, our clients have asked us to settle cases across the United States, from Miami to New York, and as far west as Seattle.
When you hire Fisher Stark, you will have the peace of mind that you have hired the very best personal injury attorneys to represent you. We are experts at getting fair compensation for your personal injury claim and holding corporations and other at-fault parties responsible for their actions.
Altogether, Fisher Stark handles personal injury claims related to 19 different practice areas, including:
· Auto and trucking accidents
· Traumatic brain injury
· Slips and falls
· Premises liability
· Construction site injuries
· Motorcycle and bike injuries
· Medical malpractice
· Assault and battery
· Electrical hazard injuries
· Defective products injuries
As you can see, Fisher Stark has tremendous expertise in handling a broad range of personal injury lawsuits. That broad experience helps you to get the best possible compensation for your injury because Asheville Personal Injury Attorneys insurance companies know that we are willing and able to take them to court.
With any personal injury case, the first thing that insurance companies will do is see which party is representing the other side. Then, they will attempt to present a settlement award that significantly undervalues the claim.
That’s why you need to hire a professional, highly respected law firm like Fisher Stark: when insurance companies see that we are handling the case, they are much more likely to provide fair value for your claim.
What are the costs?
As with most personal injury lawyers, all fees are handled on a contingency basis. That means that you will not pay an hourly rate. Instead, you will just pay a percentage of the overall award. In most North Carolina cases, this fee is anywhere from 33.3% to 40% of the total award.
What activities do we handle for our clients?
Fisher Stark handles every aspect of a personal injury claim. We will help to gather any necessary medical records, negotiate with insurance companies and work with you to address any medical liens. Most importantly, we will represent you in court during a trial.
How long do most cases take?
Generally speaking, it takes about 12 months from the time the lawsuit is filed until a trial in front of a jury. During that time, there is significant work to do in terms of due diligence and gathering medical records.
How often do personal injury cases go to court?
Insurance companies representing the at-fault party will always attempt a settlement in order to prevent a trial appearance. As a client, you will have the option of either accepting this settlement or pushing for a trial in front of a jury of your peers.
While all cases are different, it is generally expected that the most favorable outcome will happen as a result of a jury trial.
If you feel that you’ve been injured as a result of an accident, negligence or malpractice, Fisher Stark, P.A. can help you get justice and fair compensation. To set up a free consultation, call Fisher Stark personal injury lawyers at: 828-505-4300.
Fisher Stark, P.A.
172 Asheland Ave
Asheville, NC 28801