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Knoxville, TN Personal Injury

Knoxville, Tennessee or Knox County has an estimated 436,929 residents as of last year and its population continues to grow. Its location in the heart of the valley and at the head of Tennessee’s waters makes the city the center for the region economy, culture, and history. James White is the founder of Knoxville and made his home here in 1786 as a fort and cluster of cabins. In 1794, Knoxville was home to Blount College better known today as the University of Tennessee.

The Knoxville, Tennessee personal injury attorneys at The Higgins Firm care about our residents and visitors who are injured and or killed in automobile and other personal injury related car accidents in the Knoxville and Knox County area. A significant number of the cases we handle deal with drivers under the influence of alcohol colliding with other drivers and their vehicles. In the United States, one in three Americans may be involved in this type of accident in their lifetime.

At The Higgins Firm, our Knoxville and Knox County injury lawyers are experienced and knowledgeable about your rights when it comes to all types of serious or even fatal Knoxville, Tennessee automobile accidents, truck accidents, bicycle accidents, and any other type of personal injury accident including falls or other types of accidents that can occur in the home.

What Can a Knoxville, Tennessee Injury Lawyer Do for My Case?

When an injury or accident occurs in Knoxville, Tennessee it can be difficult for the injured party to decide whether or not their injury is serious enough to consult with an attorney. If the injuries or accident is a minor one, you may be able to get your case resolved with your insurance company. However, if your injuries are more severe and may lead to hospital stays, other treatments and even time off of work, you may need the experience and knowledge that a Knoxville injury lawyer has to handle your case and help you get the compensation you need. If you are not sure whether or not your case is serious enough for legal services, please call our offices and one of our attorneys would be happy to help you determine if you need further legal assistance for your case.

We have the knowledge you may need to help you determine how much is a fair and reasonable amount for you to receive for your case. We understand that when you are involved in an accident or other type of incident resulting in an injury that there may be some complicated issues you may not even be aware of. In some of these cases, insurance companies may not have to inform you about the legal problems you may be faced with. Also, there are important timetables that are involved in every case. If you are unaware of these time restraints, you may miss your opportunity for compensation in your case. Our Tennessee Car Accident Lawyers have the experience and knowledge to help you with these complicated issues when you may be faced with going to trial.

The Knoxville and Knox County serious injury and wrongful death lawyers in Nashville at the Higgins Firm care about our clients and will listen to you and your case and will work hard on your behalf to make sure you get the care and compensation you need for any type of personal injury accident, including but not limited to: slips and falls, defective products, swimming pool accidents, on the job accidents, drunk driving accidents, automobile accidents, and medical malpractice accidents.

Contact us online or call us at 800.705.2121 to set up a FREE consultation to discuss your legal options.

Knoxville, Tennessee is one of the fasted growing cities in the state. Currently there are almost 500,000 people in Knoxville and that number continues to rise. It is located in the center of the valley and begins at the Tennessee waters making Knoxville the central area for the region's economical , cultural, and historical aspects. James White founded the city of Knoxville and built his household here in 1786 as a fort and some cabins. Beginning in 1794, Knoxville became the city where Blount College was located. It is now known as the University of Tennessee.

The legal team at the Higgins Firm has handled a multitude of injury cases for people who live in Knox County and people who are visiting Knoxville. Many of the claims that our legal team handles are drunk driving collisions and distracted driving cases.

The Knoxville legal team at the Higgins Firm has the information and resources to know what type of rights you may have if you or your family members are involved in a serious accident. These kinds of personal injury cases include vehicle or truck accidents, collisions involving bikes, products liability claims, and other incidents that may cause injuries..

How Can a Knoxville Attorney Do to Help Me With My Injuries and My Claim?

If a person is injured because of a collision or other incident in Knoxville, it is sometimes hard for them to determine if the injuries they sustained are severe enough to talk to a lawyer. If the injury you have or crash you were involved in is small, you might just resolve it with an insurance provider. If the injury is serious or life-changing and requires treatment and the need to be hospitalized or makes you miss several days at your job, it is recommended to seek help from a Knoxville member of our Higgins Firm legal team. We are experienced and know how to help you collection information that may be needed for your claim. We will do all that we can to make sure you receive damages that you may be entitled to. If you are hesitant to speak with us because you do not know if your claim is severe, it is important that you contact our firm and a member of our legal team will listen to you and figure out if you have legal options.

Our team knows how to figure out what amount of compensation is acceptable for you and your claim. Our legal team also understands how confusing and complex this must all be for you. We know that insurance providers are not always required to tell you about any legal issues you may have to deal with. When there is a claim no matter what kind there is only a limited amount of time you may have to receive damages. If you do not know about these limitations, you may not be able to be compensated for the injuries you have suffered. Our Knoxville legal team with the Higgins Firm will guide you through this process and collect any information that may be needed if your claims ends in a trial.

Our legal team in Knoxville cares about you and your injuries. We will review your claim and fight for you so that you are fairly compensated for your injury whether you sustained the injury during a vehicle collision, falling or slipping in your house, after using a dangerous item, when you went for a swim, while you were at work, because of someone drinking while intoxicated, or because of a doctor or nurse's negligence and carelessness.

Consult with us online or by calling 800.705.2121 to talk with our lawyers about your injury and any concerns you may have.

What Our Clients Say
When my mother was neglected in a nursing home I was referred to The Higgins Firm for help. They did a great job representing my family and obtained a significant settlement. Hopefully, this will keep someone else's parent from being mistreated in the future. Angie S.
I have a large collection practice and don't handle personal injury cases. Instead of simply declining a case, I referred it to The Higgins Firm. They handled everything. My client got a large recovery and I got a large co-counsel fee. The client and I were both very happy. Attorney Bo Melton
The best injury lawyers in Nashville. They represented my son in a car accident case and did an awesome job. James D.