A FedEx delivery driver was injured when the door of a major Hollywood record producers recording studio collapsed onto him. We obtained 3 Million Dollars for his injuries.
A man in his 40s was severely injured when the stairway for his apartment building in Los Angeles broke under his feet . After a hard-fought court battle, Fiore Legal obtained 2.2 Million Dollars for his injuries.
A High School Football player suffered traumatic brain injury during a game and was forced to continue playing by his coach. Fiore Legal obtained 5.2 Million Dollars for his injuries.
After a man in 50's suffered a broken neck in a low speed rear-end collision. We successfully sued Ford Motor Co. for a defective seat in his car causing the injury, winning $2.5M.
Gene Sullivan has built a reputation as a fierce litigator, and has won multiple million- and multimillion-dollar verdicts and achievements. He specializes in serious injury cases, including catastrophic injury and wrongful death.Attorney Gene’s abilities in personal injury work and litigation have earned him the trust of those in the legal community, and many firms turn to him for experienced representation of cases that are outside their own scope.Learn More About GENE
If you want wise council and aggressive pursuit of your interests, Sullivan and Sullivan is the way to go. As it turns out they are from Iowa and bring a combination of mid-western values, and top-notch legal intellect to the table. That is hard to find in the legal profession.
They are the best attorneys! Always followed up with my case and would give me estimations on the date my case would be settled. The staff are very friendly and great customer skills. I highly recommend this attorney office if you have been injured in a car accident.
If you need a real trial lawyer, one who understands medical issues inside and out, who is compassionate and effective, Gene is the lawyer for you! I have worked with and around lawyers for over 25 years. Gene is one of the finest trial lawyers I have ever had the pleasure to watch in court.
Is Sullivan & Sullivan the right firm for me?
At Sullivan & Sullivan, our team has successfully represented victims of personal injury accidents for many years. We understand that dealing with the aftermath of an accident is extremely difficult. Our team is here to provide you with the legal guidance you need to get through this difficult time and recover the compensation you deserve for your losses. We are confident in our work and are committed to providing our clients with unmatched services and results. Contact our team for a free consultation to find out if our firm is right for your case.
How can a personal injury lawyer help me?
A personal injury lawyer can help you in a number of ways, including but not limited to:- Conduct a meticulous investigation of the claims- Gather crucial evidence in order to determine liability- Determine all damages you have faced, such as pain and suffering, emotional distress, medical bills, loss of income, and much more- Manage all communication with insurance companies- Negotiate a full and fair settlement with insurance companies- Prevent any errors that can delay or damage your case- Link you with our network of doctors and specialists to ensure that you receive the best medical treatment possible
Do you offer free consultations?
Yes, our team at Sullivan & Sullivan offers free consultations.
Do I need a lawyer for my personal injury case?
Depending on the complexity of your case, it may be in your best interest to retain a lawyer. For example, some simple cases that do not involve injuries can be handled by your insurance. However, if there were any injuries involved, it is best to contact a lawyer to learn your options and protect your best interests.
How much is my personal injury case worth?
Determining how much your case is worth is dependent on a number of factors, which cannot be discovered without examining the details of your case. Once your lawyer has determined the facts of your case, he or she may be able to provide an estimate, but cannot guarantee a settlement amount.
How do I know if I have a personal injury case?
Determining whether or not you have a case is not a decision you should make on your own, as it can be very complicated. Instead, contact an experienced personal injury lawyer for a free case evaluation. Our team at Sullivan & Sullivan will be able to provide you with the help and guidance you need.
Will the information that I share be confidential?
Yes, the information that you share with our firm is confidential, as it is protected by attorney-client privilege.
Can I sue the city, county, or government for my injuries?
If you were injured in a personal injury accident, you can file a claim if the city, county, or government were responsible for your injuries. It is best to consult with a team of trusted legal experts with extensive experience handling such complex cases, such as the team of Sullivan & Sullivan. However, if your injuries were the cause of a government entity, it is important to know that the statute of limitations is only six months, as opposed to the general two years, which means you have less time to file a claim.
Is delayed pain after an accident common?
Yes, delayed pain after an accident is more common than you think. This is because after an accident, your adrenaline is running high, which can mask any physical pain. Many accident victims may not feel any pain for days or even weeks later. Avoiding treatment can result in your injuries to worsen, risking your health. Additionally, avoiding treatment can be used against you if you choose to file a claim.
Do all personal injury cases go to court?
No, the majority of personal injury cases settle outside of court. This means our team at Sullivan & Sullivan are able to successfully reach a fair settlement for our clients before ever having to go to trial. However, in some cases, trial may be necessary if the insurance company fails to come to a fair agreement, the parties disagree on liability, as well as the claim value, and a number of other factors. No matter the circumstances of the case, our team is highly experienced in providing our clients with the legal representation they need and deserve.
Why are police reports so important after an accident?
Police reports are a crucial piece of evidence that help provide proof from a number of things, including but not limited to:- Documents the details of the accident- Includes information and statements from drivers, passengers, and witnesses- Inludes the officer's opinion of who is at fault and who caused the crash - Includes a diagram of the accident - Includes traffic citations issued, if any- Includes information about the weather, visibility, and road conditions of the accident scene
What are reasons why I should seek medical treatment immediately after an accident?
Here are some important reasons as to why you should seek medical treatment immediately after an accident:- Prioritize your health and well-being- Prevent long-term health issues from occuring - Prevent insurance adjusters from devaluing your claim - Medical treatment establishes important evidence proving your injuries
Should I seek medical treatment immediately after an accident?
Yes, you should seek medical treatment immediately after an auto accident. Oftentimes after an accident, victims do not feel any pain from their injuries because their adrenaline is running high, which can mask the pain of your injuries. When this happens, injured individuals do not feel any pain for days or even weeks later. Therefore, it is best to seek medical treatment as soon as possible to avoid any underlying injuries from worsening. Additionally, seeking medical treatment is paramount to your health and well-being, as well as your case if you choose to file one.
Do I have to pay for an initial consultation?
No, at Sullivan & Sullivan, we offer free consultations. Therefore, you have nothing to lose by contacting our team if you have been injured in an accident.
Can my lawyer settle without my consent?
No, your lawyer should never settle without the client's consent. Our team at Sullivan & Sullivan may make suggestions as to whether you should settle or not, but ultimately, that decision is up to the client.
How long will my case take to reach a settlement or verdict?
Each personal injury case is completely unique and no two cases are alike. Therefore, it is difficult to predict how long a case will take to reach a settlement or verdict, as there are a number of factors to consider. Generally, personal injury cases can take 1-3 years, depending on the complexity of the case and sometimes longer when there is a trial involved.
Do you specialize in big or small cases?
Our team specializes in a wide range of cases -- from simple to complex cases. There is no limit to the size of cases we handle, as we have the knowledge, experience, and resources necessary to obtain clients the justice and compensation they deserve, no matter how big or small the case is.
How much does it cost to hire your firm?
At Sullivan & Sullivan, we work on a contingency fee basis, which means, you do not owe us anything unless we recover compensation for you. Therefore, there are no hidden or upfront fees.
What is a personal injury case?
A personal injury accident can take place in many different forms. In general, a personal injury accident occurs when a victim is injured due to the negligence brought on by another. If you or a loved one were injured in an accident due to someone else’s negligence, then you may be entitled to justice and compensation for your losses.There are many different types of personal injury cases that can take place, including but not limited to:- Car accidents- Truck accidents - Bicycle accidents - Motorcycle accidents - Pedestrian accidents - Uber & Lyft accidents - Slip and fall accidents