The car accident attorneys at Pritzker Hageman law firm have a record of winning millions for clients and their families in Minnesota and throughout the United States. Three settlements and verdicts won by attorneys Fred Pritzker and Eric Hageman include the following:
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“The amount of help we received from Fred and Eric and their law firm was incredible. No amount of money can replace what we lost. I went through 15 to 20 surgeries. But I’m still alive and I get to spend the rest of my life with my family.”–Testimonial of Client
Our Minnesota law firm is on the U.S. News & World Report list of “Best Law Firms” (2012-present). The firm was given a Tier 1 (the top) ranking for its work on behalf of people with personal injury and wrongful death claims. Our offices are in Minneapolis, MN, and we represent clients throughout the United States.
Fred Pritzker and Eric Hageman were named “Super Lawyers” by Law & Politics magazine every year since 2004. Our attorneys are highly visible in the legal community as frequent speakers on traumatic brain injury, use of expert witnesses, pain and suffering compensation, presentation of evidence in court, and other matters.
Attorneys Fred Pritzker, Eric Hageman and Brendan Flaherty have been named “Attorneys of the Year” by Minnesota Lawyer, a highly-respected legal publication. Each year Minnesota Lawyer recognizes the best achievements in the legal profession with the Attorneys of the Year awards presentation.
Getting justice and fair compensation can be a hard fought battle. The decisions you make in the days directly following a crash are curtail to protect yourself from insurance companies who stand in the way of justice and fair compensation. The following five things are just a few of the things that you should do to protect yourself.
If you are involved in a collision, you should report it to your insurance company because it is required under most insurance policies. If they chooses to deny your claim, you can take legal action against your own insurance company. For more information:
No. Don’t talk with the anyone else’s insurance company representative or a trucking company representative. These people try to get information about the crash and your injuries that they can use against you. It’s a good idea to talk to an attorney before you talk to any insurance company. We have handled cases involving the following insurance companies: GEICO, Allstate, American Family, State Farm, Nationwide, Travelers, Progressive, Farmers and Liberty Mutual.
Yes. If you are involved in a serious wreck, it is likely that a dispatcher will send the police or highway patrol to the crash site. For minor collisions when there is only minor damage, they might not need to be involved legally. However, by requesting a police or highway patrol report, there will be an official report filed which can be used to hold the at fault driver responsible.
If you are in the hospital, or if you are caring for a loved one who was injured in a crash, your focus is on your health, well-being, and recovery, or that of your loved one. Hiring a lawyer, even if it might seem too early to do so, is on of the most important things to protect you our your loved-ones health, well-being and recovery.
There are many ways our lawyer work to protect our clients rights after an crash. Insurance companies try and push injured people into signing papers to give up their rights and make them attend adverse examinations to try and cut off any medical benefits they might have. A good accident lawyer is used to these tactics as well as ones that are used by large trucking companies and major shipping corporations. Having an experience lawyer working for you protects your rights and compensation from being taken away and lets you focus on the recovery.
The video below shows an extremely intoxicated truck driver being pulled over. Most professional drivers are responsible, but there are those who drive while drunk, distracted or sleepy. When that happens, people can get hurt or killed. Our law firm represents injured people and families who have lost loved ones.
Below are preliminary reports from the Minnesota State Patrol.
Our law firm is a national personal injury law firm with offices located in Minneapolis. Contact us if you are looking for the best personal injury lawyer in Minnesota for your case.