SERIOUS ACCIDENTS CAN HAPPEN AT ANY TIME, AND IN ANY PLACE.
Whether you were injured while driving on the highway in Indiana, visiting at a local business, or while you were at a work, you need a strong legal advocate by your side.
Unfortunately, businesses and their large insurance companies are rarely willing to offer injured victims full and fair compensation for their medical costs, lost income, and pain and suffering. This is where our legal team can help.
At the Delventhal Law Office, our personal injury team has extensive experience representing injured victims in Indiana. We are committed to providing you and your family with top-quality legal service. From our office in the heart of Fort Wayne, we handle a wide range of personal injury cases. If you or a family member has been hurt in an accident in Indiana, please contact our law firm today for immediate assistance with your case.
FULL-SERVICE PERSONAL INJURY LAW FIRM SERVING FORT WAYNE
At the Delventhal Law Office, we are a full-service personal injury law firm, representing clients in Fort Wayne and throughout the state of Indiana. When we take on your personal injury claim, you can be sure that you are getting the professional legal guidance and individualized attention that you deserve. No case is too big or too small for us to handle. We have experience with a wide range of different types of personal injury claims. Some of the most notable examples include:
- Car accidents;
- Drunk driving accident claims;
- Uninsured/underinsured motorist cases;
- Commercial truck accidents;
- Motorcycle crashes;
- Bicycle accidents;
- Pedestrian collisions;
- Boating accidents;
- Indiana workers’ compensation claims;
- Construction site accidents;
- Medical malpractice case;
- Prescription drug injuries;
- Nursing home abuse and neglect;
- Birth injuries;
- Child accidents & injuries;
- Product liability claims;
- Premises liability claims;
- Slip and fall accidents;
- Dog bite injuries;
- Indiana wrongful death claims.
TAKE LEGAL ACTION
You Have Limited Time to Take Legal Action
Under Indiana’s statute of limitations, injured victims only have a limited amount of time to bring forward a legal claim. In most Indiana personal injury cases, victims have two years from the date of the accident to file a lawsuit. There are very limited exceptions to this rule. You do not want to miss out on your ability to recover financial compensation as a result of a legal technicality. You should take action immediately following an accident.
The sooner you contact a qualified Fort Wayne personal injury attorney, the more likely it is that your claim will be successful. Beyond ensuring that you comply with all legal deadlines, your attorney will be able to conduct an immediate investigation into your accident, gathering and assembling all relevant evidence into a compelling personal injury case. As time passes, some forms of evidence can be more difficult to obtain.
WE HOLD NEGLIGENT DEFENDANTS ACCOUNTABLE
For the most part, personal injury claims are brought under state law. Indiana is a comparative negligence jurisdiction (I.C. § 34-51-2-6). In order to hold a defendant legally liable for your injuries, you will be required to establish that their negligent conduct, to some degree, played a role in causing your accident. In the most straightforward terms, negligence is a failure to take proper care. This means that negligence is a careless or reckless action or inaction that should have been avoided by a reasonable person or entity. Of course, applying negligence to a real-world situation can be deeply complex. To prove negligence, your personal injury attorney in Fort Wayne, IN must be able to establish the following four factors:
- The defendant owed you a duty of care;
- The duty of care was breached by the defendant;
- There is causation between their breach and your injuries; and
- You sustained real harm in the accident.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
IN THE LIVES OF OUR CLIENTS.
Spinal Cord Injury
Neck, Back, & Lung Injury
Thanks to everyone in the office. Great team. Was always answering any of my questions! Definitely helped me.
I appreciated Chad's timeliness in responding to my inquiries and concerns throughout the settlement process. He did a good job!
What a great experience dealing with Chad and the rest at Delvonthal law, he won my case and I would highly recommend everyone to talk with the people at Delvonthal.
The Delventhal law office worked vigorously on my behalf. Great communication and professionalism, a true down to earth fighter for the people. Thank you Chad Delventhal.
Very pleased with the outcome of my case, and with the professionalism of Chad and his staff.
INSURANCE COMPANY GOALS
The goal of the insurance company is to pay the smallest amount possible to settle a wrongful death case. Insurance companies make billions of dollars every year by settling claims as quickly as possible and employing high-priced defense attorneys who make sure their dollars stay out of your hands.
Victims Deserve Fair Compensation
You and your family will need access to full and fair financial compensation. Under Indiana state law, victims are generally entitled to recover money that is equivalent in value to the value of their losses. In other words, the financial compensation that is available to you will depend on many different factors that are wholly unique to your case.
Most personal injury claims are defended by large insurance providers. The insurance company is not on your side. Unfortunately, these companies are notoriously aggressive. Insurance adjusters often try to push victims into unfair settlement offers. You should not accept less than you are owed. At the Delventhal Law Office, our experienced Fort Wayne personal injury attorneys help victims fight back. We have helped people recover compensation for:
- Ambulance fees;
- Emergency room bills
- Ongoing medical treatment;
- Rehabilitative therapy;
- Long-term disability;
- Lost wages;
- Pain and suffering;
- Emotional distress;
- Severe physical trauma, including disfigurement;
- Loss of life enjoyment;
- The wrongful death of a family member.
YOU CAN ALWAYS AFFORD A TOP-RATED INDIANA PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY
If you or a loved one was severely injured in an accident in Indiana, the last thing you need to worry about is more bills. At the Delventhal Law Office, we want to put money into your pocket, not take any more out. Our Fort Wayne personal injury lawyers handle all accident claims on a contingency fee basis. This means:
- No upfront costs;
- No out-of-pocket fees;
- No hourly billing; and
- No payment unless you win.
Our law firm is more than willing to take on all of the risks of pursuing your Indiana personal injury claim. If you do not win your case, then we will not get paid.
Contact Our Personal Injury Lawyers in Fort Wayne
At the Delventhal Law Office, we are committed to fighting for the legal rights and financial interests of injured victims in Indiana. When we take on your personal claim, you can be sure that your case will get the full attention that it deserves.
If you were injured in an accident in Indiana, please do not hesitate to reach out to us today for a free, no strings attached case evaluation. From our office in Fort Wayne, we represent injured victims throughout the region, including in Allen County, Noble County, DeKalb County, and Huntington County.
AREAS WE PRACTICE
At the Delventhal Law office, our Fort Wayne personal injury attorneys are committed to fighting for the rights and interests of accident victims. If you or a family member was injured because of the carelessness or recklessness of another party, we can help. Our Indiana personal injury lawyers handle a wide array of legal cases, including:
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