Farragut, Tennessee Injury Attorneys
Our award-winning lawyers have collected millions of dollars for our clients, and we are here to help injury victims in Farragut, Tennessee. To be sure, Farragut is a wonderful place to live and work with its park systems, thriving businesses, proximity to Knoxville and access to Ft. Loudon Lake. But just like anywhere else, injury accidents do happen in Farragut. And, if you have been injured in Farragut or you are an injured Farragut resident, let us be your advocate for justice and fair compensation.
Types of Cases We Handle in Farragut
For more than four decades, our award-winning lawyers have been committed to protecting the rights of injury victims in all types of personal injury and wrongful death claims. So that we can focus on our injury cases, we do not handle real estate matters, bankruptcies, wills and trusts, criminal cases, tax or corporate matters.
But, we do handle almost any type of injury case imaginable including uninsured/underinsured motorist claims, boating accidents, food poisoning cases, jet ski accidents, liquor liability cases, drowning and near-drowning accidents, sexual abuse cases, accidents involving unreasonably dangerous or defective products, dog bite cases, golf cart accidents, medical malpractice cases, cases stemming from injuries or death during childbirth, bicycle accidents and accidents resulting in serious brain injuries, eye injuries, burns and many, many more. Of course, we also handle a tremendous number of car accidents, motorcycle accidents, bus accidents and trucking accidents.
Farragut Court Information
If you have been injured in Farragut, Tennessee or you are a resident of Farragut who has been injured somewhere else, the following statistics demonstrate the necessity of having an experienced attorney on your side.
Farragut is part of the 6th Judicial District. For the 2011-2012 reporting period, 1,044 tort cases (claims for personal injury or wrongful death) were filed in the 6th Judicial District and 45 cases were tried (28 to a jury and 17 to a judge). The injured party prevailed in 17 of the 45 cases and the average award was $90,019.00. In 2012-2103, there were 938 tort cases filed in Knox County and 38 tort cases went to trial. Of those 38 trials, the injured party only won 18 of those with an average verdict of $149,205.00. For 2013-2014, there were 1,007 tort cases filed and 61 went to trial. The injured party won 9 of those trials with an average award of 24,008.00. In 2014-2015, 886 tort cases were filed, 45 were tried and 10 were won by injury victims. The average award in those 10 victories was $358,412.00. In 2015-2016, 984 cases were filed, 61 of those cases went to trial, and 15 cases were won by the injury victim with an average of $209,703. For 2017-2018, 954 tort cases were filed, 42 were tried with only 12 wins for injury victims, and the average award went down substantially to $20,992. For 2017-2018, 927 tort cases were filed, 37 were tried with 14 being won by the injury victim. The average award rose to $64,062. Last year, 879 tort cases were filed, 16 tried, and the injury victim only won 4 of those trials. The average award was skewed by one large verdict of over $1 million dollars. So while the average award was $556,047, two of the four verdicts were for less than $100,000.
We Can Help You and Your Family
The insurance company for the at-fault party hopes you will try to handle your case yourself or that you will hire an inexperienced lawyer. So, we urge you to contact one of our skilled and aggressive lawyers to protect your rights. We will make sure you get the justice and the compensation you deserve.
We handle all of our injury and wrongful death cases on a contingency basis, which means we only get paid if we get money for you. And, we advance all case expenses -- from the filing fee to court reporter fees and everything in between. So, you will never be forced to take out an expensive litigation loan or pay anything out of your own pocket. To learn more about our fees and case expenses, please click here.