Crofton Car Accident Lawyers
We Have a True Concern for All Our Clients
It is difficult to get anywhere in today’s day and age without driving, and thus, car accidents have become one of the most common sources of personal injury for the average American. When a driver decides to behave negligently behind the wheel, everyone else on the road is unfairly jeopardized.
If you or someone you love has been hurt by a motorist in Maryland, you can contact one of our Crofton and Bowie car accident attorneys at Skipper Law, LLC for assistance. Do not worry about going down the path of litigation alone—we are dedicated to our clients and stay by your side from start to finish.
Schedule a free consultation with our Crofton car accident lawyer by calling (410) 919-2121 or contacting us online.
We can root out the cause of your crash by discovering if the other driver was:
- Ignoring traffic and street signals
- Texting and driving
- Checking a GPS for navigation
- Conversing with passengers
We know injury law like the back of our hand, and we do not rule out a solution outright. From settlements in a conference room to fighting for your rights in court, we are here to secure you the maximum recovery possible.
Recoverable Compensation After an Accident
Car accidents are sure to be a major financial setback for anyone. Low speed collisions and relatively simple fender benders may still cost thousands in healthcare and necessary repairs. There can also be nonphysical harm caused that is not so easily put into an empirical measurement of dollars and cents.
You should always allow a professional injury lawyer to review your damages and claim to determine the true and full value of your case.
Let us maximize your recovery by pursuing damages for:
- Hospital bills
- Vehicle repair
- Reduced or missing wages
- Emotional suffering
What to do After a Car Accident in Crofton?
Being in a car accident can be a chaotic and stressful situation. It's important to take the appropriate steps in order to start the recovery process. Once you have checked yourself and others for injuries, you should do the following:
- Contact the authorities and seek emergency medical attention if needed.
- Get contact information for the parties involved
- Collect evidence and documentation of any damaged property and injuries
- Seek medical attention
- Contact an experienced car accident lawyer to represent you
Contact us today for free to see what we can do for you in your time of need.
A Team of Experienced Trial Attorneys
At our law firm, Crofton and Bowie car accident attorney Matt Skipper is well known for being a personable and reliable advocate for the rights of his clients in all manners of legal issues. When it comes to personal injury cases, he can provide you with compassionate counsel and go against your opposition with tenacity.
Anonymous Estate and Family v. Multiple Defendants $1.9 Million
Recovery for family of wrongful death victim.
Anonymous v. BJ and Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. $875 Thousand
Substantial recovery for victim of another’s negligent driving that necessitated surgery.
Anonymous Family v. Defendant Driver $850 Thousand
Near policy limits recovery was paid to the family of a young woman wrongfully killed by a negligent driver.
Anonymous v. Building Owner $775 Thousand
Substantial recovery for the victim of a slip-and-fall accident who suffered a traumatic brain injury.
Anonymous v. PM and Insurance Company $250 Thousand
Policy limits paid to a man who lost mobility due to the negligence of another.
G.M. v. P.M. $250 Thousand
A husband was struck by his estranged wife with the couple’s pickup truck when the wife, who was backing out of the drive, suddenly drove forward, crushing Ms. Skipper’s client’s leg between the truck and a parked vehicle. The insurance carrier did not extend coverage until the client was represented by Mr. Skipper, who advocated that the wife’s “Alford plea” in the criminal case was not an admission of guilt and could not be used in the civil claim for personal injuries.
Anonymous v. Defendant Trucking Company $175 Thousand
Recovery for victim struck by a large truck that failed to stop at a red light.
Anonymous v. Defendant Driver and Nationwide Insurance Co. $112 Thousand
Six-figure recovery for victim of a multiple roll-over accident that claimed less than $20,000 in medical expenses.
Anonymous v. Defendant Homeowner $100 Thousand
Sizable recovery for a minor attacked by a dog, causing injuries which required multiple stitches.
KB v. Defendant Driver $100 Thousand
Policy limits tender for client with limited medical expenses, but suffered permanent injuries in her hands and wrists as a result of the accident.
Personal Injury D.T. v. Anonymous Pharmacy
When a pharmacy negligently filled the wrong prescription, Mr. Skipper’s client suffered partial temporary paralysis of his legs. Mr. Skipper brought claims on behalf of his client, who did make a full recovery, and the case was resolved on terms favorable to Mr. Skipper’s client.
Personal Injury J.C. v. Erie Insurance
Mr. Skipper represented a man hurt in a hit-and-run accident who suffered substantial back injuries when a reckless driver pulled out in front of the client, and then fled the scene of the accident. Mr. Skipper’s client had preexisting back pain, and was scheduled for spinal surgery two weeks after the date of the accident. Despite the preexisting back condition and the pending surgery, Mr. Skipper obtained a settlement of behalf of his client of more than three times the medical expenses and lost wages.
Personal Injury C.L v. Baltimore Gas & Electric
Mr. Skipper represented a tenant and property owner against a public utility for claims arising from what plaintiffs alleged was an unsafe condition a home in Lothian, Maryland. Plaintiffs alleged that despite numerous calls, the public utility failed to remedy the problem, which plaintiffs alleged caused an electrical fire during a birthday party with children present. The case was featured in print media and on WBAL-Baltimore’s nightly news, and was resolved on confidential terms.
Personal Injury R.P. v. Jason Handley
Mr. Skipper represented a young woman who alleged that she was brutally assaulted on her own porch by the Defendant. The Defendant denied liability, and the case was tried before a jury in Calvert County, Maryland. The jury returned a verdict in favor of Mr. Skipper’s client, finding that the defendant did commit battery. The award constituted the full sum sought for medical expenses, as well as compensatory damages for pain and suffering.
Personal Injury T.B., et al v. G.H.
Mr. Skipper represented a family who was involved in an auto accident in Carroll County, Maryland. The defendant claimed in deposition that the bottom of his new leather shoes became slick, causing his foot to slip off the brake at a stop sign, which caused the collision. Despite gaps in treatment and other challenges, Mr. Skipper secured a substantial six-figure settlement on behalf of the family.