A personal injury claim is not absolutely objective, there are many factors to consider in determining the strengths and weaknesses of any case. Since most cases do not go to trial and it is often difficult to determine what a jury would do, it is often beneficial to discuss your case with an experienced attorney.
An attorney can help you evaluate and understand the strength of liability, the extent of your damages and the value which an insurance adjuster or a jury may compensate you based on previous experience. With this understanding, an attorney can help present your case in the most favorable light and help you try and obtain the best possible value your case. An attorney will also help you weigh the risks and benefits of either settling your case or pursuing a lawsuit.