Personal Injury Attorney in Alhambra, California

Mendez and Sanchez - Personal Injury Attorney in Alhambra, California

If you've been injured because of someone else's negligence, you have the right to demand financial compensation for the losses you've suffered. However, seeking a personal injury claim is no simple task. Defendants and their insurance providers are backed by armies of attorneys ready to defend their clients. Who's looking out for you?

At Mendez & Sanchez, we fight for personal injury victims. Where possible, we resolve cases out of court so our clients can return to their lives. If needed, however, we assemble a litigation strategy and take the case to court. Either way, we stand by our clients from beginning to end so they can concentrate on getting better.

What Is Personal Injury?

The essence of a personal injury case is negligence. When another person, business, or even a governmental agency acts irresponsibly, others can get injured. The injury is often physical, but it can also be psychological or emotional too.

"Negligence" is a legal term that means failure to exercise a proper level of care under the circumstances. Another way of putting it is failure to act as a reasonably sensible person would. Negligence can be displayed through a person's actions (like speeding or driving drunk) or through an omission (such as failing to remove a known hazard from one's business property).

To win a personal injury case, the victim must prove that the defendant was negligent. There are four particular components that are required under California law:

Potential Damages In a Personal Injury Case

The goal of a personal injury claim is to make the plaintiff whole through financial compensation. This compensation is known as damages, and some examples are:

Are There Time Limits to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Your right to file a claim against a negligent party will not last forever. In California, personal injury cases are subject to what's called a statute of limitations. This sets a deadline for plaintiffs to file their claims before they lose the right to do so. For a personal injury, the statute of limitations is two years. In most cases, the clock begins to run when the injury takes place.

However, it's ideal not to delay taking action on your case. Witnesses' memories can diminish with time, proof will be more difficult to obtain, and you could fail to remember crucial details if you wait too long. If you or a loved one have been injured, reach out to a committed Alhambra personal injury attorney.

How Can the Personal Injury Attorneys of Mendez & Sanchez Help Me?

Suing a defendant usually means suing an insurance company, like an automobile insurer. Regardless, you can count on the defendant's legal representatives pushing back on your claims or making settlement offers that come nowhere near to covering your losses. You need an attorney who not only understands California personal injury legislation, but understands how to establish a fair value for your claim.

At Mendez & Sanchez, we've helped numerous personal injury clients obtain the compensation they need to recuperate. We won't accept unjust deals and will stand by you from beginning to end. Give us a call or complete the contact form today to get started on your case.

OUR PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEYS IN ALHAMBRA, CALIFORNIA, ARE AVAILABLE 24 HOURS A DAY TO TAKE YOUR CALL. FOR A FREE CONSULTATION, CALL US OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE.

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Testimonials

"Michael was an outstanding attorney. He always made sure to keep me in the loop with my case and worked nonstop to help get the outcome I deserved. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs only the best lawyer and I will definitely return to him again in the future!"

Rachel G.

"Super professional, friendly staff. The team was so knowledgeable and helpful throughout the entire legal process of my car accident. I highly recommend using them!"

Michelle Nguyen

"Very professional and diligent. Got my case resolved in a timely manner and communicated with my throughout the process of my case."

Brian Altnis

"Wow! Michael Sanchez got me more money than I thought I would ever get. He's confident and a shark yet kind with his clients. I highly recommend."

Giovanni P

"My fiancé had a successful case with this firm. Under the circumstances, Mendez & Sanchez, attorneys and staff made this a pleasant experience. Staff was respectful, genuine, and all around a great fit for the case and my fiancé. This firm comes highly recommended!"

Danielle Simmons

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While other firms just handle your bodily injury claim, we offer a complimentary full-service package where we will also handle your property damage for no fee!

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