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      Scott Pryor

      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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    • James MacLelland
      James MacLelland

      COO - James has 25 years of experience building productive teams, scalable processes, and profitable businesses.  Immediately prior to joining The Scott Pryor Law Group, as COO of a national law firm, James built and operated one of the largest legal intake teams in the country. Guiding a team of 70 individuals running 24/7 and 365 days a year they successfully marketed, retained, and onboarded over 200 new clients to the firm daily, achieving a pace and capacity of over 50,000 new clients annually. 

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    • Philip Lorenz
      Philip Lorenz

      Attorney at Law - Philip W. (“Phil”) Lorenz is a seasoned trial attorney, Phil has tried, mediated, or facilitated settlement of tens of millions of dollars in claims and lawsuits over the course of his career.

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    • Paul Dietrick
      Paul Dietrick

      Attorney at Law - Paul A. Dietrick has practiced civil trial law for over forty years, in State and Federal Courts, and Georgia Appellate Courts. Paul is a zealous guardian of the rights of those injured by the negligence and carelessness of others. Paul’s clients have recovered millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts.

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    • Jocelyn Galloway
      Jocelyn Galloway

      Attorney at Law - Jocelyn Galloway is an attorney with over a decade of experience and a legal process innovator who has dedicated her career to protecting the rights of plaintiffs against large corporations.

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    • Angie Hemmings
      Angie Hemmings

      Client Experience 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

      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.

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      Steve Ware

      Senior Case Manager

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Following a car accident, an injured driver may face serious out-of-pocket expenses, including medical bills and lost income. Also, they may have to endure mental anguish or other personal trauma through no fault of their own. Such losses are the basis for damages, the monetary compensation provided to a successful plaintiff in a personal injury case.

Gwinnett County car accident damages may include hospital bills, missed wages, pain and suffering, or a myriad of other elements. An experienced car wreck lawyer could help craft a comprehensive demand package for damages and work to restore a plaintiff’s full financial health.

Different Types of Car Wreck Damages

Damages in any personal injury case are divided into several types, each meant to restore a plaintiff for a particular loss. Gwinnett County car accident damages can include economic and non-economic compensation. On rare occasions, punitive damages could be available to the claimant.

Economic Damages

Economic damages are based on quantifiable bills. Economic damages include medical treatment, lost wages, future lost wages, and other out of pocket expenses. Relevant documents may include a receipt or a bill that has been generated as the result of a medical procedure or appointment, such as an emergency room bill, a doctor’s bill, a physical therapist bill, a chiropractic bill, an orthopedist bill, a neurologist, an MRI, or an X-ray. Pharmaceutical bills for medications and perhaps counseling would also be included in economic damages.

Non-Economic Damages

Non-economic damages will include factors like pain and suffering, mental anguish, or disfigurement. Non-economic damages that are harder to quantify, but still critical to any car accident case. Fortunately, a seasoned lawyer could help a victim with recovering the non-economic damages they deserve.

Punitive Damages

Punitive damages may be levied to punish the negligent party. An example of a car wreck case that may lead to punitive damages is if it is a hit and run accident case. A case involving an intoxicated driver may also warrant punitive damages. The imposition of punitive damages is relatively rare, and may only apply to cases where the defendant displayed wanton recklessness or negligence.

Crafting a Demand Package

The first step an attorney will likely take in attempting to recover Peachtree Corners car accident damages is to investigate the claim itself. An attorney could gather all the relevant evidence and look at the accident report, talk to witnesses, obtain video surveillance, any other documents, pictures, or testimony from any party.

Next, they may examine the victim’s medical treatment. Once the claimant has reached maximum medical improvement from their doctors, the attorney puts a demand package together with every element of compensation, including economic, non-economic, and any punitive damage issues.

They would then send the demand package to the insurance company, demanding money on behalf of the claimant. The insurance company will then respond, which opens the door for settlement negotiations. If there is not an agreement made between the plaintiff and the insurance company, then the attorney has the option to file suit in court to move that case into litigation and possibly to trial.

Hire an Attorney to Recover Gwinnett County Car Wreck Damages

It is essential that a plaintiff in a personal injury case can recover damages for the full extent of their injuries. Failure to properly document all economic losses in a demand package could leave an injured driver struggling to pay bills that should have been the responsibility of the defendant. An experienced attorney could demand the full value of Gwinnett County car accident damages and work to ensure that no item falls to the wayside. Reach out today to schedule a consultation.

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