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Columbus, OH Personal Injury Attorneys

We fight to get clients maximum compensation

Injuries in Columbus, Ohio caused by someone else’s reckless or negligent behavior can be complicated legal cases. Even knowing what your rights or your legal options are might not be clear. That’s why it’s critical that you talk with an experienced Columbus, OH personal injury lawyer who knows the law and understands how the legal system works.

At Mani Ellis & Layne, PLLC, our experienced personal injury attorneys can help you every step of the way. We’re familiar with Ohio’s distinct personal injury laws. We know how to carefully investigate accidents. We are prepared to do the work that needs to be done to build the strongest possible legal case.

Knowledge, skill and experience matters when it comes to choosing a Columbus personal injury attorney. That’s why we believe we’re the right choice for you. Our three primary attorneys have each received an AV Preeminent® rating in personal injury law from Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest possible rating from fellow lawyers. Our verdicts and settlements have earned us membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® and the elite Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®. You can count on us when it matters most.

Personal injury cases we handle in Columbus, Ohio

Our dedicated legal team handles a wide range of personal injury accidents in Columbus caused by other people’s reckless or negligent behavior. Some of the most common – and most serious – personal injury cases we handle often involve:

  • Boating Accidents
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  • Catastrophic Injuries
  • Construction Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Work Injuries
  • Wrongful Death

Whatever type of personal injury you’re dealing with in Columbus, make sure you take your case seriously right from the start. Make sure you have a medical professional examine you right away. Then contact our law firm. We can answer your questions, analyze your case and explain all the options available to you.

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What makes Columbus personal injury cases so complicated?

If someone’s negligence caused an accident that left you hurt, it seems like a Columbus personal injury claim will be straightforward. But in practice, that’s rarely the case. Personal injury cases turn out to be far more complicated for many different reasons, including:

  • The person responsible for your injury denies doing anything wrong.
  • The party at fault claims you were the one who caused the accident.
  • The other person’s insurance company denies your claim.

Tackling tough personal injury cases can be challenging. That’s why we want to help. We know the obstacles that often arise when seeking compensation. We can work with you to overcome them. We know how to negotiate effectively with insurance companies. If they refuse to cooperate, we will not hesitate to file a personal injury lawsuit your behalf.

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How can a lawyer help me?

There is no legal requirement to have an attorney when you are seeking financial compensation, but it’s in your interests. That’s because insurance companies start with the advantage. They handle claims every day and use several different tactics to try to limit your compensation. Insurance companies have attorneys fighting for their best interests. You need an attorney who will fight for what’s best for you.

An experienced personal injury attorney can:

  • Investigate to gather evidence
  • Carefully review accident reports and medical records
  • Interview witnesses
  • Handle all communications with the insurance company
  • Negotiate a settlement that meets your needs
  • Fight for you in court if a settlement can’t be reached.

Remember, you’ve only got one shot at recovering the compensation you deserve for your injuries. An experienced lawyer can help guide you through the legal process every step of the way.

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How much does a personal injury lawyer cost?

Our firm works on a contingency fee basis. That means if we take your case, there are no upfront fees or other charges that you have to pay. We cover all of the costs to move your case forward. You owe us nothing unless we recover financial compensation for you. If we don’t recover compensation – we don’t get paid.

There’s no financial risk to you. Our firm knows the last thing you need is another bill right now. We want you to focus on getting better. We’ll focus on getting you results.

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Put your trust in a Columbus personal injury lawyer who puts your needs first

The stakes are often very high when it comes to personal injury claims. Depending on several different factors (severity of injury, length of recovery, etc.) your expenses can quickly add up to tens of thousands or even millions of dollars. That’s why it’s critical that you talk to an attorney right away to learn more about your legal options.

In addition, you only have a limited amount of time to take legal action in Ohio. This deadline (known as the statute of limitations) is often two years from the date of your injury or accident in Ohio. Two years might seem like a long time, but the longer you wait, the harder it becomes to find the facts that matter in many cases.

Make the most of your opportunity for justice in Columbus. Contact our Central Ohio law firm and schedule your free case evaluation today. One of our dedicated personal injury lawyers can review your case and explain your legal options.

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Charleston, WV

Mani Ellis & Layne, PLLC
10 Hale St Suite 501
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: (304) 720-1000

Columbus, OH

Mani Ellis & Layne, PLLC
20 E Broad St Suite 1000
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: (614) 587-8423