PHILADELPHIA PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER
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We hold the highest Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV® Preeminent™.This is a significant accomplishment. As an AV Rated Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer, John Fox is ranked by his peers at the highest level of professional excellence.
Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ is the gold standard peer review authority in attorney rating. An elite group less than 10% of all lawyers hold this rating, which recognizes the highest legal ability, communication skills, and ethical standards.
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Best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer
Expertise has named Fox Law best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer.
Their selection criteria is based on reputation, credibility, experience, availability and professionalism. A business can’t pay to be included on Expertise's list of Best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyers.
Expertise's hand-picked list helps consumers find qualified, well-reviewed professionals. We appreciate being chosen among the best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyers and work hard to earn this recognition. Our mission is to provide our clients with top-notch representation and personal attention.
Choosing the best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer can make the difference between winning and losing.
Do your homework. Choosing the best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer can make the difference in whether you win or lose your case. It can also make a difference in how much you recover. In their client testimonials, Patricia and Lexi explain how Fox Law made a difference in winning their case and how much they recovered.
How Fox Law made a difference: Patricia's Story
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What sets us apart as the best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer?
Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer skilled as both a Defense and Plaintiff Attorney
We put our defense experience to work for you.
Fox Law skillfully represents plaintiffs in serious personal injury claims. This is a distinct advantage for our clients. John Fox is a former defense attorney for a fortune 500 company. His expertise as both a defense and plaintiff personal injury lawyer sets him apart as one of the best personal injury lawyers in Philadelphia.
The Fox Law Strategy
At Fox Law, we practice what we call "The Fox Law Strategy”. The Fox Law Strategy is to thoroughly prepare each case for trial from the beginning. Although most cases do settle before trial, cases that are thoroughly prepared for trial from the start have the strongest negotiating leverage. They also result in the best personal injury settlements. Practicing the "Fox Law Strategy" gives us the best negotiating leverage for our clients.
Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer Specializing in Trial Law
It is important to choose a Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer who is prepared to take your case to trial. Some Philly Injury Lawyers have no intention of going to trial. Their strategy from the beginning is to settle your case. As a result, this weakens their negotiating leverage. Choosing a lawyer who is prepared to go to trial strengthens your negotiating leverage. Insurance companies know that Fox Law will take your case to trial if we do not receive an acceptable settlement offer.
Car and Truck Accident Experts
We are experts in car and truck accident litigation. John Fox spent much of his career as a trucking defense attorney representing tractor-trailer drivers in catastrophic multi-vehicle car and truck accident lawsuits. These types of accidents often involve many injured parties, many attorneys, serious injuries and fatalities. They also require extensive accident reconstruction.
John Fox has a unique expertise in handling multi-vehicle accidents. Navigating the complicated chess match of litigation involved in multi-vehicle accidents is a unique area of expertise in which very few injury lawyers are skilled.
What makes us unique among Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyers?
Fox Law is a small, family owned personal injury law firm that takes pride in the top legal representation and personal attention we give our clients. We will keep you informed and promptly return your phone calls. Our goal is to get you the best result as quickly as possible without sacrificing the quality of the outcome.
We have a track record of success in settlements and jury trial verdicts against insurance companies, major corporations, and the government. Our results have earned us the respect of our peers, many of whom refer their clients, family and friends to Fox Law.
Do I need a Philly Injury Lawyer?
It may take a few weeks for you to know for sure the extent of your injury and if you will need a Philly injury lawyer to handle your claim. However, what you do and don’t do in the days following a personal injury claim are critical to the success of your case.
Contact us immediately following an accident and we will help you to understand your rights under Pennsylvania Personal Injury Law. We offer a free consultation and free legal advice in the weeks following your injury while you are determining the extent of your injury.
Are you asking yourself, "Should I handle my own personal injury settlement? Before you attempt to negotiate with the insurance adjuster on your own, you should understand the risks involved in handling your own claim.
Fox Law offers a FREE consultation on all personal injury claims. Call to speak with us immediately or email us and we will promptly get back to you to discuss your case. There are many issues that would benefit from a free consultation regarding your injury claim.
FREE Legal Advice.
In addition to free consultations, Fox Law offers free legal advice for 2 weeks following your accident. No Obligation. Fox Law will guide you in the weeks following your injury. We will advise you on how to proceed in the next few weeks while you are determining the extent of your injury. If you are fortunate enough that your injuries are minor and you are symptom free in 2 weeks, we will advise you to try to settle your claim directly with the insurance company.
When we can help.
If after 2 weeks you still have unresolved aches and pains, they may be a warning sign of a more serious injury. In this case, we can help you receive a better settlement offer than you can obtain on your own.
What is a fair settlement offer?
Are you wondering what a fair settlement offer is for your personal injury claim? What is your pain and suffering worth for a car accident?What is whiplash, a concussion, back injury, or other personal injury worth? Fox Law will give you an idea of what is a fair settlement offer as compensation for your injury.
How much is my case worth?
Pennsylvania personal Injury law determines your case value based on your injury, your economic loss, and liability. Therefore, it usually takes time for the true value of a case to unfold. There are many unknown factors that must be evaluated over time. Correct diagnosis, length of treatment, medical bills, work loss, and future prognosis will all be factors in determining your case worth. You can still recover for your injuries if even if you are comparatively negligent, although your case value will be reduced by your comparative negligence.
Pennsylvania Personal Injury Law
Know Your Rights And Responsibility under PA Law.
How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in PA?
Pennsylvania statute of limitations for personal injury claims is 2 years from the date of the accident, with some exceptions. The statute may be extended, beginning when the plaintiff knew, or reasonably should have known, that an injury occurred and that it was caused by someone else’s actions. Minors are also given special consideration. For minors, the 2-year statute-of-limitations begins on the minor's 18th birthday and ends on the minor’s 20th birthday. In the case of a wrongful death lawsuit, the deceased person’s family has 2 years from the date of the person’s death to file suit. Although these are the limits to your right to file a personal injury lawsuit in Pennsylvania, speaking with an attorney early on is the best way to preserve a successful claim.
What to do immediately following an accident.
There are some important do's and don'ts immediately following an accident that personal injury victims should know about. Here is what you can do to get your personal injury claim off to the right start.
Documenting Your Injury.
Document your injury through doctors’ reports and a personal diary following an accident. Doctors reports following an accident are critical to connect your injury to the accident. A diary will help you remember how you were feeling and how long it took you to recover from your pain and suffering when you are asked to recount the details of your accident and injury months later.
A picture tells a thousand words and can be very helpful in the successful outcome of your case. If possible, take pictures of the accident scene. Take close-up photos and distance photos showing the surrounding area. A successful slip and fall personal injury claim requires proving that the owner knew or should have known of the defective condition. Pictures can provide this type of evidence. In addition, pictures of the license plate, driver's license, insurance and registration cards are also helpful.
Obtaining the police report.
Police reports are helpful in providing contact information and witness statements. You are entitled to receive one copy of the police report. Your attorney may also obtain your police report.
Hiring a Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer.
Choose your lawyer carefully. It can make a difference in the outcome of your claim. A referral from a friend is a good place to start, however it is important to know what to look for in your search to find the best Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer.
Accident and Injury Claims We Handle
We make a recovery for you or it's free.
No case is too big or too small for an evaluation. Fox Law welcomes the opportunity to represent you. Call us today for a prompt and free consultation regarding your personal injury case. During your consultation, your case will be discussed and the facts will be reviewed and evaluated.
How much does it cost to hire us?
If Fox Law accepts your case, it will be handled on a contingency fee, which means you pay nothing out-of-pocket. We carry all of the costs and assume all of the risks when we accept your personal injury claim. When we make a recovery for you, we are paid with a percentage of the settlement award. Therefore, it is in both of our best interest for your case to have the best outcome possible.
Fox Law welcomes you to contact us.
Office Locations: Center City Philadelphia, Northeast Philadelphia, Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, Allentown, Lehigh Valley, and Reading Pennsylvania.
We are available to meet with you by appointment at one of our consultation offices. We also make house calls when necessary.
Our Philadelphia office is conveniently located at Two Logan Square in Center City Philadelphia. We are available at this office by appointment.
Accessible by walking, bus, train or driving. A parking garage is attached to the building.
Prefer to meet us in Northeast Philadelphia?
We offer free consultations in Northeast Philadelphia by appointment at our conveniently located consultation office in Jenkintown located at 610 Old York Road, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania.
Located in the heart of Jenkintown, adjacent to the SEPTA Noble Train Station and SEPTA bus commuter service stop in front of the building.