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Hargadon, Lenihan & Herrington, PLLC (HLH) are Louisville personal injury attorneys representing accident and injury victims since 1924. Our Louisville personal injury lawyers are highly recommended by the legal industry for their experience, trial skill, legal expertise and a proven track record of success. Our clients highly recommend HLH based upon our responsiveness, the skill with which we handle their case and the successful outcomes we have achieved for them.
If you or a loved have been injured in a motor vehicle accident or your family has lost a beloved family member in a Fatal accident in Louisville or throughout Kentucky we know you have a lot of important questions:
What should you do if you are injured in a car, truck or motorcycle accident?
What important actions should you take in the immediate aftermath of the accident?
What should your family do if you’ve lost a loved one in a fatal motor vehicle accident?
Why is it so important to speak with experienced Louisville personal injury attorneys?
The first and most important step you should take is to seek immediate medical attention, even if you feel you are not seriously injured. The forces involved in a motor vehicle accident damage the body in ways that may not be obvious in the first few hours or days after an accident. If you elect not to be transported from the scene it is important to visit an urgent care facility or your own primary physician within 24 hours to protect your ability to recover your medical bills, lost income and other financial expenses in the future.
Insurance companies are very aggressive and they will want to settle your case as soon as possible. This is not in your best interest. What do you need to know about insurance companies and adjusters? What medical treatment will you need? How will you pay for your bills? Whom can you turn to for help?
If you have suffered injuries in an accident the impact on your life will result in several immediate and long-term issues. Our injured clients value the ability to get immediate access to experienced and proven attorneys. We provide informed answers to their questions that help to begin the road to healing and moving forward with life.
HLH is highly recommended by our clients as well as the legal industry. We invite you read what our former clients have to say about their experience with HLH:
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HLH has received several of the legal industry’s most prestigious awards for personal injury and trial attorneys. The most exclusive awards the legal industry offers honor a small percentage (the top 5 – 10%) of attorneys for excellence in their work. Recognition such as Super Lawyers and ABOTA (American Board of Trial Advocates) are based upon exceptional skill and achievement and require an invitation to join. Each recognizes top attorneys in their field based upon an exclusive selection process.
The Million Dollar Advocates Forum honors skilled trial attorneys who have actually achieved a jury verdict for a client which exceeds $1 Million. Martindale Hubbel’s “AV Peer Revew Rated” honor “signifies that a large number of the lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards. Distinguished: An excellent rating for a lawyer with some experience.”
AVVO is a popular directory for legal consumers and bases their awards upon the feedback of actual clients.
Louisville is a heavy corridor for semi trucks, tractor-trailers, coal trucks and commercial vehicles, the hub of I-64, I-65 and I-71, as well as major state routes and county highways.
No one expects to be involved in a car accident resulting in serious injuries. We achieve financial recovery including medical costs, lost wages and enduring the recovery process
Motorcycle accidents often result due to cars unexpectedly changing lanes or pulling in out in front of an oncoming motorcycle, resulting in serious and sometimes fatal injury.
Few things in life are more painful than having a loved one die as a result of another person’s negligence. We handle all legal details so that you can focus on and support one another.
Serious injuries require legal skill, experience and expertise. Ongoing treatment must be part of any settlement. Permanent injury may require a “Life Care Plan.”
Injuries on the job can happen for a variety of reasons. The company may cut corners on safety and employers may be ignorant of dangers at the workplace such as repetitive motion
We are experienced handling the complexities of railroad accident cases, and assist you in pursuing all liable parties including railroad companies, municipalities or other workers.
Our law firm handles all types of motor vehicle accident cases. From auto accidents and motorcycle crashes to trucking accidents, our attorneys stand by, ready to help.
Construction accidents result in serious or fatal injury due to risks such as electrocution, collapsing trenches or scaffolding, or the negligence of another contractor on-site.
The violation of a family’s trust is at the core of nursing home neglect and elder abuse cases. There are two falls for each nursing home bed annually, often resulting in injury
Mesothelioma is a rare but serious form of cancer usually caused by exposure to asbestos, often industrial settings (oil refinery, power plant, ship builders, insulation, construction)
Every day, defective products are manufactured that threaten people’s lives. Companies have a responsibility to make products as safe as possible, or at least warn of possible hazards..
At Hargadon, Lenihan & Herrington – Louisville’s most established personal injury firm for plaintiffs – we are the go-to firm for personal injury victims and families in Kentucky. Since 1924, we have been paving the way to maximum compensation for our clients. In our work together, we will protect your interests and ensure that you have the best possible opportunity to be fairly compensated for your medical costs and wages as well as the experienced you have been forced to endure.
How can you measure the value we have provided to clients like you who have suffered serious injuries? Our multimillion-dollar results speak for themselves.
Propane manufacturer failed to follow standards, which caused the death of a factory worker.
Tractor-trailer collision on interstate involving at-fault driver failed to observe traffic on interstate causing collision. Minimized fault of injured parties.
Tractor-trailer collision on Interstate 71 involving two tractor-trailers. At-fault driver and company failed to comply with numerous federal regulations.
Motorcycle accident against plumbing company. Injured client suffered traumatic brain injury, severe fractures of all extremities and numerous internal injuries.
Medical malpractice/hospital negligence case involving a nurse’s negligence resulting in physical deformities and neurologic deficit.
Wrongful death case involving a defendant failing to follow emergency action plan procedures, including use of emergency equipment.
It is important to be selfish after suffering an injury, even though it may be against your own nature. Why? You need to make sure that you have the resources you need to get better and that your family has the resources they need to thrive if you are unable to work as a result of your injury.
Our Louisville personal injury lawyers will make sure you are not the only one looking out for you as we focus on maximizing your compensation for medical costs, pain and suffering, lost earnings and other damages.
Our team of attorneys includes AV Preeminent* lawyers with experience handling a broad range of cases, including those involving car, truck and motorcycle accidents, defective products, railroad accidents, work-related accidents and wrongful death.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
Whether you are an injury survivor or you are an attorney looking to make a referral you can count on, we offer top-notch representation from attorneys with more than 100 years of combined experience.
Our personal injury accident and injury attorneys offer contingency fee representation, and we advance costs, so you will not have to worry about taking money out of your pocket. Contact us today or call (866) 272-1429 to schedule a FREE case evaluation. We offer evening and weekend appointments. If you are to injured or unable to visit we will come to see you. Our telephones are answered 24/7. Help is just a phone call away.
231 Breckenridge Lane, Suite 201
Louisville, KY 40207
Telephone: (502) 583-9701
Toll-Free: (866) 583-9701
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