Columbia Personal Injury Attorneys

What Is Personal Injury Law?

Personal injury law exists to compensate an injury victim for injuries suffered because of the negligence or misconduct of another.

Personal injury law is a broad category that includes injuries from a wide range of accidents, including:

Not all injury cases fall neatly within a category, so if you are injured, we encourage you to contact a Columbia personal injury attorney at Allen & Nelson, P.C., to discuss your rights under the law.

Personal injury cases also often include many types of serious injuries to the neck and back, other fractures and broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, burns, scarring and other devastating injuries. An experienced attorney at the firm can help you document how these injuries were the result of the accident situation and how to maximize your compensation opportunities under the law through aggressive negotiation and litigation, when necessary.

What Types of Damages Are Recoverable in a Personal Injury Case?

Plaintiffs in personal injury cases can often recover money damages not only for medical expenses and lost wages, but also damages for pain and suffering, property damage, emotional distress, lost future earnings and permanent disability. The firm may also be able to help you recover compensation for other damages and injuries, depending on each individual case.

How We Can Help You

Allen & Nelson, P.C., focuses on this type of accident and injury law. The lead attorney, and former workers' compensation judge, Truman E. Allen, has a practice 100 percent devoted to advocating for the rights of injury victims in the state of Missouri. Most clients of the firm have suffered permanently disabling injuries. These cases require a lawyer with deep knowledge of the often complex medical and legal issues involved in injury litigation.

Contact Experienced Missouri Car Accident Lawyers

You can be assured Allen & Nelson, P.C., has the knowledge and experience necessary to effectively represent your interests. Contact one of the skilled Columbia, Missouri, personal injury lawyers at the firm today for a free consultation if you have any questions about your legal rights. Call toll free at 866-563-0997 or call 573-355-9561.