As Portland Oregon borders Vancouver Washington, Oregon residents and Washington Point out residents get in vehicle incidents with each other. Most auto insurance coverage guidelines have Private Injury Security (PIP), during which their auto accident insurance coverage pays for automobile accident-related medical payments up to the limit from the PIP coverage no matter of fault. PIP allows those that are wounded to acquire medical therapy quickly no matter of fault. Even of the PIP beneficiary wasn't at fault, PIP allows the harmless individual in an an vehicle accident to obtain remedy without the necessity of settling their case against an at-fault driver, which could consider months or a long time. At times consumers need a legal professional to power their insurance coverage organization to pay for pay wrongfully denied health-related expenses (PIP rewards). A person�s automobile insurance coverage is often dependent from their point out of home. Which means any breach of contract lawsuit for wrongful denial of PIP benefits must be brought within a person�s point out of residence. Nevertheless, any lawsuit from an at-fault driver is often brought within the condition by which the incident transpired. Hence, if you have been in an incident in Oregon but reside in Washington or vice versa, Clark Law & Associates can handle your entire vehicle incident scenario.
Attorney, Jennie Clark, become interested in automobile accidents after she was rear-ended three times in a single year by at-fault drivers early in her Portland, Oregon legal career. Her worst incident, involved a drunk driver. At the time she was hit by a drunk driver, she had a caseload of criminal defense cases, which was comprised mostly of drunk driving cases, many of which she later tried to a jury. As a result of her injuries, Ms. Clark transitioned into handling personal injury cases while she healed from her injuries. Long Story of How Lawyer Clark Transitioned to Handling Car Accident Cases
Because most civil cases settle, most civil attorneys do not try as many cases to a jury trial as criminal defense attorneys. Ms. Clark now utilizes the trial experience she learned from handling criminal defense cases to fight for people who have been injured due to no fault in their own. Through her chronic pain recovery process, she learned about the treatment method options available to these recovering from accident-related injuries. She hired an unnamed legal professional for all three of her automobile mishaps who failed to return repeated phone calls and who negligently allowed her circumstance to be dismissed after it was filed. Her unnamed attorney was subsequently sanctioned by the Oregon Point out Bar for his failure to properly represent multiple consumers. Hence, Attorney Clark knows first hand how an damage can disrupt one�s life and work. She has largely recovered from multiple injuries due to an interdisciplinary approach from multiple treatment providers. She tries to provide her customers with better understanding and representation than she received from her attorney when she was wounded. Ms. Clark understands the auto accident recovery process from the lens of a patient and a trial lawyer.
Lawyer Brendan Burke has also been in the vehicle incident and juggled medical appointments and work in order to recover from his auto accident. He much prefers working long hours to recovering from an auto incident.
Call us at (503) 238-1010. We are experienced at pain and suffering from automobile incidents and experienced at being lawyers too.