Steps in Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit

Watch this video about the steps in filing a personal injury lawsuit in Idaho. Then call Hepworth Holzer for a free consultation in Boise.

Question:

What are the steps to filing a personal injury lawsuit?

Answer:

Steps in Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit Filing a lawsuit can be a relatively simple process, but the reality is, a personal injury lawsuit shouldn’t be filed until the right steps have been taken ahead of time. People don’t have fun in a personal injury case. It’s not a positive thing for the injured person to go through. Going through the entire course of a personal injury lawsuit can be a trying time for people.

One of the things you want is a lawyer who will prepare your personal injury lawsuit in Idaho in a way that hopefully will help it resolve sooner. A lot of times, what you want is a lawyer who will prepare an opportunity to resolve the case without even filing your personal injury lawsuit. When that personal injury lawsuit is filed in Idaho, you want that lawyer to have the full scope of knowledge of what happened in the case, what’s the scope of your injuries, what’s the course of your medical care, what’s your outcome, what’s your resolve?

You want all those things in place before they do the simple process of preparing the paperwork and filing the claim, taking it to the courthouse, these days, filing it online, paying the fee for filing the lawsuit. Once you pay the fee to file the lawsuit, then you have it served. It’s called being served. Basically, you have the lawsuit handed to the person who caused the injury or caused the damage that led to your personal injury claim in Idaho.

Once you get that done, they’ll get a lawyer and the litigation process is underway. That’s what it takes to get a personal injury lawsuit filed. If you have a claim and you’re contemplating a personal injury lawsuit, what you should do is reach out to the firm, chat with one of the lawyers and see if it’s a claim that maybe can be resolved without that suit, or if you’re going to pursue that suit, get the right lawyer pursuing it for you.


Were you injured due to someone else’s negligence in Boise and have questions about the steps in filing a personal injury lawsuit? Contact our experienced Boise Personal Injury Lawyers at Hepworth Holzer today for a free consultation and case evaluation.

We are committed to helping individuals and families throughout Idaho navigate the world of personal injury litigation as quickly and efficiently as possible. Let us get results for you and your family.

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