Damages in a Personal Injury Claim

Personal Injury Compensation | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

After being injured in an accident due to the negligence of another, you need to make sure you understand your rights. Insurance companies, which you will have to deal with over the course of a personal injury claim, will do what they can to pay you as little compensation as possible, including taking advantage of […]

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How Much Should I Ask for a Personal Injury Settlement?

Calculating a Personal Injury Settlement | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

After being injured in an accident caused by the carelessness or negligence of another, you likely have a lot of questions. If you are like most people who find themselves in this situation, you have no experience dealing with personal injury claims. To make matters worse, insurance companies may be calling you with questions and/or […]

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What Are the Grades of a Spinal Cord Injury?

How Spinal Cord Injuries Are Graded | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

Few injuries are as painful and traumatizing as spinal cord injuries. Injury to the spine often makes it challenging to live an active life, work, and take care of your loved ones. The devastation of a spinal cord injury is magnified when the negligence of another is the cause of your trauma. From careless drivers […]

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What Is the Value of My Personal Injury Claim?

Calculating a Personal Injury Claim | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

If you are wondering how much you may be able to recover in compensation after a personal injury, the short answer is that it depends. Personal injury claims can be worth anywhere from thousands to millions of dollars, depending on a multitude of factors. By understanding how personal injury damages are calculated, you can begin […]

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