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    • Scott Pryor
      Scott Pryor
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      Attorney at Law - Scott is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and is listed in the top 1% of trial attorneys in the nation by the Litigator Awards. He is also a member of Super Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association—Champion Level and sits on the Communications Committee of GTLA, and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

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    • JJ Timmons
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      Attorney at Law - J. J. Timmons graduated from Mercer Law School in 2000. He spent many years thereafter doing insurance defense work in general liability and workers’ compensation for several insurance companies and a major automobile manufacturer. He eventually realized that he was working on the wrong side and has been representing plaintiffs and injured workers for the last seven years.

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    • Boris Milter
      Boris Milter
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      Attorney at Law - Boris Y. Milter graduated from Atlanta's John Marshall Law School in 2011. He was selected to Rising Stars for 2021. He is recognized by his peers for his outstanding work and commitment to the spirit of the legal profession. His knowledge of the law, professional work ethic, and advocacy on behalf of his clients allow him to stand out among other attorneys in the field.

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    • Kate Franke
      Kate Franke
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      Attorney at Law - Kate Franke concentrates on helping people get the compensation they deserve. She helps victims who are injured by unsafe conditions or auto accidents to get money for medical bills or lost work time. She seeks fair compensation for pain, suffering, and anxiety created by accidents. She will also hold insurance companies accountable when they try to avoid making the fair payments they owe for damaged property or personal harm. Kate’s passion is advocating for people who are injured through no fault of their own.

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    • Angie Hemmings
      Angie Hemmings
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      Intake Manager - Angie joined The Scott Pryor Law Group and quickly made her mark on the Firm. Her previous employment on staff at a local church prepared Angie for her current role in client relations and marketing. Meeting prospective clients, checking in regularly with current clients, and staying in touch with former clients are what Angie is passionate about. She wants you to know that you and your family are important to her.

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    • Rhonda Anzaldua
      Rhonda Anzaldua
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      Marketing Manager - Rhonda brings over 20 years of customer service and hospitality experience to the marketing and intake team. She is passionate about providing our clients with an outstanding experience from the very first day, and prides herself in her ability to be straightforward and honest but also able to empathize and offer comfort in the difficult conversations. In her spare time, she loves DIY projects, reading, and exploring Atlanta with her husband and three kids.

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    • Lisa Serio
      Lisa Serio
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      Legal Support Manager - Lisa focuses on optimizing the day-to-day business of the firm. With over 8 years of experience in managing Legal Offices, she has a unique set of invaluable skills and experiences to offer The Scott Pryor Law Group. Lisa earned her B.A. in Human Resources and earned certifications as a Professional Human Resources (PHR); Corporate Training/Coaching (CTC); Executive Management Certification (EMC); Project Management Lean Process (PMLP) and Paralegal Certification. Lisa spends her free time enjoying the outdoors/gardening, volunteering with Must Ministries and spending time with her family/friends and furbaby Checkers.

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    • Lindsay Butler
      Lindsay Butler
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      Paralegal - Lindsay has been with The Scott Pryor Law Group since 2010. Prior to joining the Firm, she worked in Atlanta radio for several years. Lindsay wears many hats at The Scott Pryor Law Group and most likely will be involved in every step of your case. She is honored to be an advocate for clients through a very difficult time in their lives. It’s important to her that clients know there’s no question too small and she’s always available to discuss their case.

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    • Amanda Wood
      Amanda Wood
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      Medical Records Manager - Amanda is a great addition to the The Scott Pryor Law Group team and is making a difference daily with her great organizational skills and tenacity.  A transplant to Georgia, she moved to Gwinnett county about six years ago with her husband, two children, and two dogs. When not at work, she enjoys reading, crafting, spending time with her family, and spoiling her new grandbaby.

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    • Pretty Dimmel
      Pretty Dimmel
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      Paralegal - Pretty Dimmel graduated from GA State University and then received her paralegal certificate from UGA. She is fluent in Spanish and Malaysian. She has a medical/insurance background and loves to help our clients resolve their medical billing issues. Pretty loves seeing our clients' happy expressions when they see how much she was able to reduce their medical bills.

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    • Alexa Carbajal
      Alexa Carbajal
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      Client Relations & Marketing Assistant - Alexa is bilingual and has outstanding communication skills that allow her to go above and beyond when interacting with our clients. Alexa loves meeting and interacting with new people, therefore providing excellent client service comes naturally to her. Alexa's past work experiences have helped enhance her personal skills and enable her to work well with different generations and people from all walks of life.

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    • Kirsten Steward
      Kirsten Steward
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      Legal Assistant - Kirsten plays a key role in setting up claims with the auto insurance companies. She also researches and completes preliminary investigations and accumulates evidence regarding the claim.

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    • Janessa Chamlee
      Janessa Chamlee
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      Legal Assistant - Janessa has been in the legal field for twenty-two years and after working for a criminal defense attorney for most of her career, decided to shift gears and join the world of personal injury.  After jumping in a few years ago, she quickly learned the ins and outs of each phase of a personal injury case and promises to assist in the navigation of every case that passes through The Scott Pryor Law Group.

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    • Maizy Harris
      Maizy Harris
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      Receptionist - Maizy has many years of administrative and customer service experience that she brings to The Scott Pryor Law Group. People are her passion, and her goal is to make our clients feel welcome and comfortable. She will meet you with kindness, compassion and honesty as our team works together to meet your needs. In spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her two little girls.

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    • Tamra Misseijer
      Tamra Misseijer
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      Digital Liaison - Tamra served as an educator and administrative assistant for 20+ years. Professionally multifaceted, bilingual, and media savvy, her experience translates well into her role as Digital Liaison for the firm. Tamra’s main responsibilities for The Scott Pryor Law Group include creating content for the firm’s connection to the outside world via various social media platforms, promoting the firm through these platforms, and Spanish translation.

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Personal Injury Lawyer in Augusta, GA Compassionately Serving Injured Clients

An Augusta personal injury lawyer can do much more for you than simply file a case in court. The sooner you begin working with legal counsel, the sooner they can provide advice and representation that could make a tremendous difference in the outcome of your case.

In general, the best time to call for a consultation is right now. An experienced personal injury attorney could evaluate your circumstances, explain your options, and help you work toward obtaining full and fair compensation for your injuries.

Not everyone in Augusta realizes that a personal injury lawyer could help in situations beyond just auto wrecks. Depending on the circumstances, an Augusta personal injury attorney could fight for the interests of those suffering harm due to:

  • Defective consumer goods
  • Motor vehicle accidents involving trucks and other commercial vehicles, motorcycles, and/or pedestrians
  • Accidents on someone else’s property, including those stemming from failure to maintain appropriate security
  • Medical malpractice
  • Injuries at work
  • Animal attacks

If an injury causes the untimely death of a loved one, Augusta personal injury lawyers could help with recovery through a wrongful death claim.

Personal injury claims can be hard to deal with on your own. Because of this, hiring an Augusta injury lawyer can improve your chances of getting financial compensation. Most personal injury cases settle outside of court. However, all personal injury cases are different. If you are dealing with an insurance company that doesn’t want to offer you fair financial compensation, then you might have to go to trial.

No matter what stage your personal injury case is in, an Augusta personal injury lawyer can help you with your claim.

If you or a loved one has been injured because of someone else’s negligence, call Scott A. Pryor, Attorney at Law, LLC today for a free consultation. We would be glad to discuss your case with you and answer any questions that you may have about your legal options. For a free consultation, call our Augusta personal injury law firm at (404) 474-7122 and get the dedicated and compassionate representation you deserve.

When Should I File a Personal Injury Claim?

To recover after a personal injury, the filing party—or plaintiff—must provide evidence to show why the allegedly responsible person—the defendant—should be held liable for the consequences of that injury. The best time to collect and preserve evidence is usually right after the injury, since as time passes an accident scene will change, witnesses become harder to locate, and video footage of an event could be lost.

In the same vein, it is generally wise to secure representation from a personal injury attorney as soon as possible, since investigators and insurance representatives may try to take advantage of the situation. Assistance from a lawyer could prevent an accident victim from inadvertently taking action that could jeopardize their claim.

An attorney could also ensure that claims are prepared and filed within the deadline established by the statute of limitations. In most cases, if a lawsuit is not filed within two years, the right to seek recovery is lost.

What Personal Injury Accidents Can Personal Injury Attorneys Help Me With?

There are many different types of accidents and injuries that an Augusta personal injury attorney could help with. These include, but are not limited to:

Car accidents

Car accidents can be very traumatic experiences, especially if someone is seriously injured. If you are in a car accident, it is important to stay calm and take the following steps:
1. Check for injuries and ask for help if you need it.

2. Call 911 if there is any injury or damage to the vehicle.

3. Exchange information with the other driver, including name, address, insurance information, and driver’s license number.

4. Notify your insurance company as soon as possible.

If you are injured in a car accident, seek medical attention right away. Many injuries may not seem serious at first but can become more serious over time. A personal injury lawyer can help you file a claim against the other driver’s insurance company and get the compensation you deserve for your injuries.

Truck accidents

Truck accidents can cause serious injuries. If you are hit by a truck, the results can be devastating. Truck accidents often happen because the driver is not paying attention or is driving too fast. If you are injured in a truck accident, you should speak to an attorney right away. Our personal injury law firm has years of experience representing victims of truck accidents. We will work to get you the compensation you deserve for your injuries from the insurance company.

Motorcycle accidents

Motorcycle accidents can be incredibly traumatic, both for the victim and their loved ones. Many people think that because they are wearing a helmet they are safe, but this is not always the case. In fact, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, head injuries are one of the most common types of injuries suffered in motorcycle accidents.

Catastrophic injuries can be very difficult to recover from, both physically and emotionally. Victims may require surgery, lengthy hospital stays, and extensive rehabilitation. The road to recovery can be long and difficult, and many victims never fully regain their previous level of functioning.

If you or someone you know has been injured in a motorcycle accident, please seek medical attention immediately. After seeking medical attention, let Scott Pryor represent you and fight for your rights as an injury victim.

Pedestrian accidents

When a pedestrian is struck by a car, the results can be devastating. Injuries can range from mild to life-threatening, and sometimes prove fatal. Pedestrians have little protection when they are hit by a car, making the injuries even more severe.

Recovering from a pedestrian accident can be difficult. Victims often require extensive medical treatment and may be unable to work for an extended period of time. They may also suffer from emotional trauma, which can be difficult to overcome.

In many cases, the driver who hit the pedestrian is at fault. This can make recovering damages a difficult process. Victims often have to go through insurance companies and file lawsuits in order to receive compensation for their injuries.

Pedestrian accidents are tragic events that can have long-lasting consequences for victims and their families. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, it is important to speak with an attorney who can help you get the compensation you deserve.

No matter what type of accident or serious injury you have suffered due to someone else’s negligence, it is important to seek legal counsel as soon as possible. An experienced personal injury attorney will be able to advise you of your rights and help you get justice.

What Injuries Typically Occur in a Personal Injury Accident?

There are many different types of injuries that can occur in a personal injury accident. Some of the most common include:
Head and brain injuries: Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can be caused by a number of things, such as a slip and fall, a car accident, or a violent assault. They can range in severity from mild concussions to life-threatening injuries.

Symptoms of TBI can vary depending on the extent and location of the injury, but common symptoms include headache, nausea, dizziness, blurred vision, confusion, and memory problems. In severe cases, TBI can lead to seizures, coma, and even death.

Neck and back injuries: Neck and back injuries are common in personal injury cases. A neck injury can cause pain and stiffness in the neck area, while a back injury can cause pain in the lower back, hips, and buttocks. These injuries can often be treated with medication and physical therapy, but in some cases, surgery may be necessary. If you have been injured in an accident and are suffering from neck or back pain, you should seek medical attention right away. You may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, so it is important to speak with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible.

Spinal cord injuries: When someone suffers a spinal cord injury, their life is changed forever. The injury can cause paralysis, loss of sensation, and a range of other health problems. There is currently no cure for spinal cord injuries, so treatment focuses on helping the person to adapt to their new situation. This can be a long and difficult process, but with support from family and friends, most people manage to adapt.

There are many different types of spinal cord injuries, each with its own set of challenges. Some people are left completely paralyzed, while others may retain some movement and sensation. In most cases, the extent of the injury can’t be predicted in advance. This makes it difficult for both the person affected and their loved ones, who often have to come to terms with a future that is full of unknowns.

Broken bones: Broken bones are a common injury, often sustained in car accidents or truck accidents. They can be very painful and take a long time to heal. Depending on the bone that is broken, there may be various treatments available, including surgery, casting, or bracing. In some cases, physical therapy may also be necessary to regain strength and mobility in the affected area.

Lacerations: Lacerations are a common injury in personal injury accidents. They can occur when someone is hit by a car, falls, or is cut by sharp objects in other motor vehicle accidents. Lacerations can be serious and require stitches, or they can be minor and only require a bandage. If you have suffered a laceration in an accident, it is important to seek medical attention to ensure that the wound does not become infected.

These are just some of the more common injuries that can occur in a personal injury accident. However, any type of injury, no matter how minor, can have a major impact on your life. If you have been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you may be entitled to compensation. An experienced personal injury attorney can help you to understand your rights and options.

How Much Compensation Can I Recover Through My Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Those who suffer injuries in accidents and other situations involving legal negligence often endure a variety of negative consequences. They may miss time from their jobs, and their ability to work in the future may be compromised. There are usually costly medical bills involved, as well as the prospect of more care needed in the future. In the most extreme cases, accident victims may require caregivers or need modifications to their homes. Lost wages, medical expenses, pain and suffering can all be awarded in a personal injury case.

A personal injury lawyer in Augusta could calculate the value of these economic losses, including those projected for the future. Following that, an attorney may be able to use legal precedent as a tool to establish a value for intangible losses such as pain and suffering and emotional distress. The injured person could pursue damages for each of these factors regardless of whether a case proceeds to trial or settles out of court.

What Can an Augusta Personal Injury Lawyer Do to Help?

When you are trying to put your life back together after suffering traumatic injuries, the last thing you want to deal with is pressure from investigators and insurance companies. Fortunately, you could turn matters over to a dedicated Augusta personal injury lawyer so that you can focus your energy on healing.

Your personal injury attorney could serve as your advocate throughout the litigation process, fighting to protect your rights and your future. For a free consultation, call our Augusta personal injury law firm at (404) 474-7122 and get the dedicated and compassionate representation you deserve.

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