Clarksville, Tennessee Injury Attorneys
At The Law Offices of John Day, P.C. our nationally-recognized and award-winning attorneys have been privileged to represent injury victims in Clarksville and all of Montgomery County. Unlike a lot of attorneys, we concentrate on civil litigation and personal injury and wrongful death cases. We do not handle tax cases, child custody cases, divorces, real estate matters, bankruptcies, DUI or other criminal cases, wills or trusts or corporate matters.
For more than four decades, we have handled all types of injury and wrongful death cases including medical malpractice cases, dog bite cases, auto accidents, bus accidents, trucking accidents, injuries from defective products, motorcycle accidents, cases involving burn injuries, spinal cord injury cases, sexual abuse cases, premise liability accidents, nursing home abuse and neglect cases, drowning and near-drowning accidents, brain injury cases, summer camp accidents, pedestrian accidents, golf cart accidents, construction accidents, farming accidents, towing accidents, water park accidents, boating accidents, jet ski accidents, claims for uninsured/underinsured motorist benefits and many more.
We Can Help You and Your Family
Our experienced and reputable injury attorneys understand the devastating impact a serious accident can have on the life of the victim and the victim's entire family. Physically, the victim is in pain and may be unable to perform normal daily activities. Financially, medical bills can wreak havoc on the family budget especially when the injury victim is unable to return to work because of pain and disability. Emotionally, whenever a loved one is lost, the grief and sorrow can be unbearable. Or, if the injury victim was lucky enough to survive the accident, a different type of grief accompanies the loss of their life as they once knew it. Our injury attorneys are compassionate with our clients and tough with the other side.
Our goal is to help you put your life back together by getting you the compensation you deserve. We work tirelessly to ensure you get the maximum compensation reasonably possible in the shortest amount of time possible. We have recovered millions of dollars for our satisfied clients and we are here to help you too.
Clarksville Judges and Court Information
If we have to file suit to protect your rights, our injury attorneys are fearless in the courtroom. Clarksville and all of Montgomery County are located the 19th Judicial District of Tennessee, which also includes Robertson County. The trial courts in Montgomery County are presided over by:
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For the 2010-2011 reporting period, 335 tort cases (claims for personal injury or wrongful death) were filed in the 19th Judicial District. During that same time, 16 cases went to trial with 11 of the cases resulting in verdicts for the injured party. The average award was $84,456.00. For the 2011-2012 time frame, 362 tort cases were filed in the 19th Judicial District with 14 cases going to trial. Of those 14 cases, only 4 resulted in a verdict for the injured party. The average award was $35,824.00. In 2012-2013, 302 tort cases were filed in Montgomery County and 18 tort cases were tried. Of those 18 cases, the injured party won only 5 times and the average award was $36,245.00. For the 2013-2014 reporting period, 241 tort cases were filed, 12 were tried and 4 were won by the injured party with an average award of $216,820.00. For the 2014-2015 reporting period, 313 tort cases were filed and 15 were tried. The injury victims only won 2 of the 15 cases and the average of the two verdicts was just $6,809.00. L During 2015-2016, there were 305 tort cases filed, 5 cases went to trial, and none of the injured parties were awarded damages. In 2016-2017, there were 305 tort cases filed and 5 tried (3 jury and 2 non-jury). The injury victims lost all 5 trials. For 2017-2018, tort filings rose to 325 and 13 cases were tried. Again, not a single one resulted in a verdict for the injury victim. Last year, 307 tort cases were filed. Of the 9 cases tried last year, the injury victims only won 4 and the average award was $33,441.
Contact Us Today
If you or someone you love has been hurt by someone's negligence, contact the experienced injury lawyers at The Law Offices of John Day, P.C. at one of our three Middle Tennessee offices or contact us online for a free, no-obligation consultation. We never get paid unless we recover money for you and we advance all case expenses, so you are never out of pocket any money to pursue your rights. For more information about our fees and costs, click here.