Personal Injury

A personal injury can have a devastating effect on your family. Medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering are just a few of the hardships you may encounter.

You need an experienced attorney to guide you through the legal process and ensure you get appropriately compensated. At Preston & Malcom, we understand you have many questions and we are here to answer them all. We handle every detail of your personal injury case from start to finish. Unlike other firms, we take a unique interest in helping you settle your case and plan for life after the accident. Our commitment to your personal injury matter is unparalleled as we assist you with obtaining the maximum settlement or judgment in court.

Preston & Malcom attorneys work as a team so you benefit from the experience and commitment of the entire firm. You and your family are a top priority for us, regardless of the case size. We believe that in difficult times you need a legal team that cares and is committed to helping you with every aspect of your case.

We specialize in catastrophic injury cases, representing victims of serious or fatal injuries caused by someone else. Our attorneys understand that catastrophic injuries can have a long-term physical, psychological and financial impact. We will fight for your right to compensation for permanent injuries, disabilities, pain and suffering and medical bills, including future medical costs.

Preston & Malcom is experienced in all types of personal injury cases:

  • Catastrophic injury
  • Car accidents
  • Trucking accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Boating Accidents
  • Brain Injury
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Product Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Trust Administration
  • Trustee Services

We have been a trusted legal resource for over 90 years and have a long history of success with personal injury and catastrophic cases. We know that insurance companies are historically hesitant to provide compensation to accident victims and we will fiercely represent you, through settlement negotiations or litigation. Preston & Malcom is committed to helping you achieve the best possible result. We believe that every client deserves the highest level of personal attention and we strive to really know our clients. You can be confident that when you need us, we will be there.

If you need legal advice on a personal injury matter, please contact us.

Many legal terms are confusing to individuals, simply because they are not familiar with them. Below we have outlined a few of the important legal terms you may hear as your case progresses:

Jurisdiction

This is the identification of which state court has authority over your case. It is usually the county where the injury actually occurred, or where the victims of the accident live.

Statute of Limitations

This is the amount of time after an accident that you have to file a personal injury claim.

Damages

Damages are money awarded for your injuries. This money could be used for such things as medical expenses, lost wages, disability or pain and suffering.

Discovery

This is the process of  gathering evidence about the incident. Both the plaintiff and defendant will go through this process prior to the start of the trial.

Appeal

This is the process of  gathering evidence about the incident. Both the plaintiff and defendant will go through this process prior to the start of the trial.