Victim of Drunk Driving? Here’s Why You Should Hire a Lawyer

drunk drivingDrunk driving is an issue that has been going on for decades. If you find yourself a victim of a drunk driving incident, it’s important to understand that you do not have to take this on alone. Jeffress Law knows all the emotional turmoil and stress that you are going through. Let a professional help you so you can focus on healing. Hiring a lawyer can prove to be extremely beneficial when going through the legal process, and can help you get properly compensated for the incident.

Reasons to Hire a Lawyer 

Hiring a lawyer whenever you have fallen victim to drunk driving has many benefits. Some of these advantages include:

Legal Expertise

Attorneys have gone through an extensive education process and training to get to where they are. They know how the legal system works and how to get you results. Trying to take on the legal system on your own can be overwhelming and seem like too tall of a task to take on. An attorney takes that stress off your shoulders, so you can focus on recovering from this traumatic experience.

Gather Evidence and Information

A Lawyer will do all of the dirty work for you. They will gather evidence, interview key witnesses, and make sure that you have enough information gathered to get properly compensated for all of your physical, emotional, and financial damages.

What Can I Be Compensated For? 

If you are a victim of drunk driving, there are a multitude of things that you can be compensated for. Some of these things include:

  • Medical Expenses: Hospital bills, rehabilitation, surgery, medication, transportation.
    • Funeral Expenses: Funeral costs in the event of death.
    • Lost Wages: Any wages that were lost due to missed time from work because of injury.
  • Loss of Earning Capacity: If the injuries from the accident result in permanent disability.
  • Pain and Suffering: any mental, physical, or emotional distress.

Get Covered With Jeffress Law, PC

Jeffress Law, PC is a law firm in Boulder, CO, that is led by attorney Christopher Jeffress, who has been practicing law since 1991. He focuses on helping people who have been injured as a result of someone else’s wrongful conduct.

The team at Jeffress Law, PC is experienced, motivated, and ready to make sure that you get what is rightfully owed to you.

If you or a loved one has become a victim of a drunk driving incident, call us at 303-225-9101 or fill out our contact form online here to get started with us!


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01. Get to know our experienced team of attorneys. 

02. Discuss your case and any questions or concerns you may have.

03. We’ll work with you to build a personalized strategy for your case.

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