At Collins Law, we aim to educate our clients about personal injury law in Alabama. The more you know, the more empowered you are to move forward and win your case. We update our blog periodically and keep you updated on the latest news and changes in Alabama law today.
Our blogs are designed to answer your questions and give you the information you need to make informed decisions about your case. However, if you don’t find what you are looking for, feel free to contact our law office at 205-588-1411. We can discuss your case, answer your questions, and help you get started with your case.
We are proud to announce that April Collins, founder of Collins Law, was recently named a Top Attorney in Birmingham, Alabama by Birmingham Magazine. The announcement came about as a result of the magazine’s annual polling of nearly 4,000 attorneys and affiliates registered with the Birmingham Bar Association. Top attorneys are chosen across more than 30 practice areas. Read More.
Earlier in March, the Supreme Court of Alabama closed its courts to the general public, pausing all judicial proceedings until further notice. The closure was due to the widespread outbreak of the COVID-19 virus. Collins Law is still providing personal injury legal services and consulting for clients who need legal representation. Our law firm is still available to provide remote legal consulting and services throughout key cities in Alabama. Read More.
In a personal injury case, you may be entitled to claim damages such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, loss of consortium, loss of earning capacity, or expenses associated with wrongful death. Your lawyer will work with you to estimate your damages and submit compelling evidence of your claim to the insurance company. Read More.
We are excited to announce that on March 7, 2020, Collins Law will be hosting the Know Your Rights community forum at the Trinity High School Pincham-Lincoln Community Center in Athens, Alabama. This is a FREE educational series open to the public. The first session will be a discussion of Criminal Law and Your Rights. Criminal defense attorney, Victor Revill of Birmingham, will discuss the community’s rights in the areas of criminal law. Read More
When you have been injured in a personal injury case, you may expect the at-fault party to compensate you for your damages, which may include medical expenses, lost pay during recovery, or pain & suffering. Before you can establish liability and recover damages, however, you need to have a general idea of what your case is worth. Read More
If you are injured in an auto accident in Alabama, you should first seek medical attention from a licensed medical professional. You should visit the ER immediately even if you believe that you are not injured. A complete medical evaluation will help your doctor identify injuries related to the accident. Read More
If you are injured in an auto accident, a personal injury attorney can help you recover losses that you may incur from medical bills, lost wages, or noneconomic damages. While it is possible to negotiate a settlement without legal representation, a lawyer can act on your behalf to ensure that your rights are protected and that you…Read More