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HOW MUCH DOES A LAWYER COST?

The cost of a lawyer can vary depending on a few different factors such as the lawyer's experience, the reason for hire, the location of services rendered, and a few other reasons. Generally, personal injury lawyers charge a contingency fee, which is a percentage of the settlement or court awarded. The percentage can range from 25% to 40%, and the lawyer may also receive reimbursement for case expenses. Some lawyers will charge an hourly rate, which can range from $200 to $800+ per hour. Then there is also what is known as a "Flat Rate", this is where you pay the attorney an agreed upon amount for the case or for an agreed portion of the case in exchange for an agreed upon flat rate. It is important to consult with multiple lawyers before selecting one to represent you so that you have the best chance of success and know that you are getting the best representation possible.

How much does a lawyer cost? We don't get paid unless we can get you paid.

When to hire a Personal Injury Lawyer.

Personal Injury Lawyer Kayla Sheldrick. Hurt? Injured? Need to speak with a lawyer? Free Consultation 24/7 Call 561-440-7775

Personal injury lawyers typically handle cases where someone has been injured as a result of the negligence of another person or entity. This can include accidents such as car accidents, slip and fall accidents, dog bites, and more. If you have been injured, it is important to speak with a personal injury lawyer like Kayla Sheldrick to find out if you have a case. If Ms. Sheldrick is interested in taking your case, they will usually do so on a contingency fee agreement. This means that the lawyer will only receive a payment if they can successfully recover a settlement or court-awarded funds on your behalf. In addition to the contingency fee, the lawyer may also have in their contract to be reimbursed for any/all expenses that have been incurred in relation to your case, such as court filing fees, expert witness fees, and more. The percentage amount in the contingency fee and how it is structured will vary from lawyer to lawyer, so it is important to ask about this before hiring a personal injury lawyer.


How much is my accident worth?

The amount of damages that a person can recover after being injured in a car accident depends on the specific facts and circumstances of the case. There are several factors that a court will consider when determining the number of damages, including the severity of the injury, the amount of medical bills incurred, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. An experienced personal injury lawyer will be able to review the facts of your case and advise you on the best course of action given the specific circumstances regarding your accident.

Generally speaking, if a person is found to be negligent in causing an accident that results in injury, that person can be held liable for the damages suffered by the injured party. This means that the injured party can seek compensation for their injuries from the negligent party. There are a few different ways that this can be done, including filing a personal injury lawsuit, seeking damages through an insurance claim, or more. Personal injury lawyer Kayla Sheldrick will be able to advise you on the best course of action to take given the specific facts that your case entails.

When hiring a lawyer, it is important to ask about their experience with personal injury cases. This is important because personal injury law is a very specific area of law and you want the lawyer that you hire to be familiar with your type of injury case. In addition to asking about their experience, you should also ask about their success rate in handling personal injury cases. A good lawyer will be honest with you about their experience and success rate so that you can make an informed decision about whether or not to hire them.

Remember, your case is extremely valuable to yourself and you want it to be to your attorney as well. Be sure to take your time and express any and all details that you can think that may be able to assist in your attorney understanding the case better. Ask the attorney what the process of the case entails and what their fees are. As mentioned above, there are three common ways that lawyers charge for their services: an hourly rate or a contingency fee. An hourly rate means that you will be charged for the time that the lawyer spends working on your case, regardless of whether or not they are successful in recovering damages. A contingency fee, on the other hand, means that the lawyer will only receive a payment if they are successful in recovering damages on your behalf. The amount of the contingency fee and how it is structured will vary from lawyer to lawyer, so it is important to ask about this before hiring your new personal injury lawyer.


Here at The Sheldrick Law Firm, we represent personal injury clients on a contingency agreement basis. This means that our clients never have to worry about affording our hourly rate out of pocket. We only get paid if we can secure compensation for our clients, so you can rest assured that we will fight tirelessly on your behalf. We handle all types of accident cases, including car accidents, truck accidents, bicycle accidents, motorcycle accidents, Uber accidents, pedestrian accidents, and more. We are based in Florida, but we also represent clients in New Jersey and New York.


Why you should hire The Sheldrick Law Firm

Devoted personal injury law firm

There are several reasons why you should choose The Sheldrick Law Firm to represent you in your injury case.

First and foremost, we have a proven track record of success. We have recovered hundreds of thousands of dollars in settlements for our clients, and we are committed to fighting for the best possible outcome in your case.

Second, we offer free consultations. We want to make it easy for you to get the information you need about your case, so you can make an informed decision about whether or not to pursue legal action.

Finally, we are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Accidents can happen at any time, and we understand that you may need help immediately following an accident. We are here for you when you need us the most.


If you are looking for a devoted accident and personal injury lawyer in Florida, New Jersey, or New York, contact The Sheldrick Law Firm today. We will fight for the compensation you deserve!



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