How much is my personal injury case worth? What factors affect the amount that I receive?

Properly evaluating the worth of a case takes the skill of an experienced lawyer. There is no simple calculation. The value of your case will depend on the following among other things:

  • Age
  • Sex
  • Body type
  • Impact level
  • Direction of impact
  • Vehicle make
  • Injury
  • Diagnostic testing/Diagnosis
  • Venue-County in which impact occurred
  • Areas of the body that were affected
  • Type of vehicle that impacted you
  • Witness statements
  • Factors affecting the credibility of witnesses
  • Pre-existing injuries
  • Aggravating factors
  • Punitive or exemplary damages
  • Other factors