Personal Injury Lawyer in Alabama
You need a personal injury lawyer in Alabama when you’re facing a difficult situation. It isn’t easy to go up against the insurance companies, the big corporations or the government when you have an injury claim. But you don’t have to fight alone. With more than 20 years of experience, attorney Steve Morris is ready to litigate in any Alabama courtroom. If you’ve been hurt because of the actions of others, our law firm can help. With the skills, resources and support that our clients depend on, justice is our priority. To see how we can assist you and start your case today, call or message us for your free consultation.
Most car accidents are the result of a traffic violation. We fight for justice and fair compensation for all types of traffic accidents.
Motorcycle injury survivors need experienced representation. We understand the physical and emotional harm that you have suffered.
Don’t fear the big trucking companies when you’re hurt in a crash. We investigate the circumstances and pursue your rights.
Get help when you’re hurt by a dog bite. We understand Alabama dog bite laws, and we advocate for our clients.
If you’re hurt because of a bad product design or a manufacturing error, you have important rights. We help victims.
You take a drug expecting it to help you. When you’re harmed by a dangerous drug, we seek answers and fair compensation.
Property owners should care about safety. Premises liability protects you if you’re hurt because of a dangerous condition.
Nursing Home Abuse
Nursing home abuse is never acceptable. We honor victims with the legal representation they deserve.
Why Choose Us?
Experienced Alabama Personal Injury Lawyer
Knowledge & Experience
You hire a personal injury lawyer for their knowledge and experience. With extensive experience advocating for victims, we have the skills that get results.
Resources & Support
Legal advocacy takes resources. We build the evidence, working with experts and taking care of everything.
Each client is different. It’s our personalized legal service that gets results. We get to know you and communicate with you. Our team is available 24/7, answering your questions and explaining each step as we pursue your case.
Past Settlements and Victories
$2m Estate Settlement
Client’s father passed away years ago without a will. The estate was never settled. Deceased father’s heirs were two daughters and a wife. Estate was settled prior to trial.
$500k Client Physically Assaulted in Restaurant
Our client was assaulted in a public establishment, received numerous injuries and was awarded $500,000 by the jury in a jury trial.
$360k Wrongful Death Settlement
Client’s wife died due to a medical mistake at hospital. Wife’s children from a prior relationship attempted to deny client his rightful portion of the wrongful death proceeds. The court ruled in our client’s favor.
$290k Car Wreck Victim Settlement
Driver did not yield the “right of way” to our client, hitting the passenger side of client’s vehicle, resulting in neck muscle injuries. Settled prior to trial.
$250k Auto Accident Settlement
Negligent driver ran a red light, hitting our client’s vehicle. Our client had neck surgery due to accident and settled prior to trial.
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How an Alabama Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help
It’s easy and free to talk to an Alabama personal injury lawyer about your case. Steve Morris Law offers free consultations for personal injury victims and their families. There’s no obligation, and we welcome you to contact us to learn more.
Ask any questions you have. See what your claim may be worth. Learn what it’s like to bring a case. If you choose to hire us, we will begin pursuing your compensation right away.
The Personal Injury Claims Process
What happened? Who is to blame? How do we prove your case? We start with investigating the facts and your right to claim compensation.
A successful claim begins with a plan. We get to know you and your legal goals. Then, we personalize a plan for your situation.
Starting Your Case
To start your case, we carefully prepare legal documents or file directly with the insurance company. We take care of everything.
Building the Evidence
Let our team build proof of what happened, why the defense is responsible for paying compensation and the amount that you deserve.
Settlement or Trial
Some cases settle, and others go to trial. We’re ready for trial, and we’re also skilled settlement negotiators. We’re ready to advocate for you.
Personal Injury Case FAQs
A personal injury case is based on someone else being at fault for an injury. Most claims are based on negligence, or a lack of reasonable care in a situation.
The legal process is complex, and you can expect the other side to fight your claim. If you would like compensation for your damages, there’s a good chance that having a lawyer will benefit you.
For most personal injury cases in Alabama, the statute of limitations is two years. There are some exceptions. Please contact us as soon as possible.
Personal injury settlements are common. Most cases don’t go to trial. However, getting a great result, by settlement or trial, requires careful case preparation.
A personal injury case takes from several weeks to a year or more. Our law firm takes your needs and goals into account as we pursue your case.
A lump sum payment is one option for a personal injury settlement. Settlement negotiations may address the payment structure.
Settlement compensation for personal injury is generally not taxable. However, punitive damages are taxable, even if the underlying claim was a personal injury claim.