Law Office of John B. Jackson

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About the Law Office of John B. Jackson

“Our Mission is to provide our clients with a network of innovative legal solutions, excellent legal representation and a dedication to quality customer service.”

For more than a decade John has focused his practice on personal injury, car accidents, wrongful death, and workers compensation claims in Carrollton, Atlanta, and Douglasville GA. He also has a limited domestic practice. He has worked for one of the premier trial firms in the United States on cases involving product liability, trucking accidents and motor vehicle accidents with injuries ranging from soft tissue injuries to fatalities. John has worked for the insurance companies and knows how to present your claim in a manner that will maximize the value of your claim.

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We have in depth experience in our core specialties. Our experienced lawyers at Solicians law firm has successfully helped dozens of major corporations and businesses in many fields and countries.

Personal Injury

Compassionate, Professional Legal Representation In Personal Injury Cases. Our personal injury lawyers in Carrollton are ready to help you 24 hours a day.

Workers' Compensation

We want to work on your case from the very beginning to ensure that we take the best possible care of you.

Car Accidents

Building a solid car accident lawsuit begins in the moments immediately after the accident. Call our team of dedicated accident attorneys in Carrollton today.

Georgia Car Accident Lawyer

“Building a solid car accident lawsuit begins in the moments immediately after the car crash. “

A car accident can be a terrifying experience. The days and weeks following the car wreck can be confusing and unsettling. While the actual car crash happens in the span of a few seconds, your injuries may take weeks, months, or even years to heal.

In order to get compensation for the pain and suffering, minimize the confusion, and speed up the process contact one of the car accident attorneys at John B. Jackson. The John B. Jackson Law Firm has car accident lawyers in 3 different locations to serve you.

Georgia Personal
Injury Lawyer

“Compassionate, Professional Legal Representation In Personal Injury Cases.”

Accidental injuries can happen anywhere, and when they do, they often result in serious damages. Your injuries may require extensive medical care and treatments, lengthy recovery times that can prevent you from working or doing the activities you once enjoyed, and long-term disabilities that can impact your overall quality of life. If you are the victim of a personal injury and you live in Carrollton or Douglasville GA, you may require the services of a personal injury lawyer. Contact John B. Jackson Law firm today for a free consultation. You deserve the kind of dedicated, effective legal representation that gets results.

In cases involving personal injuries and accidents, determining what your claim is worth is more than just adding up medical bills and damages to property. It is important to take into consideration the impact your injury could have on your life in the future, psychically, emotionally, and financially. When determining what your injury claim may be worth, it is important consider the following factors:

  • The potential for suffering chronic conditions, with could result in periodic relapses and require ongoing treatment;
  • The impacts health problems could have now and in the future on your ability to participate in activities and do the things you enjoy;
  • The potential for permanent scarring or disfigurement; and
  • Lasting disabilities that could affect your ability to work in your chosen field and could impact your earning potential and future savings.

All of these things and more need to be carefully considered when calculating the total amount your personal injury claim may be worth. Unfortunately, these are often the type of expenses that are either left out or underestimated when dealing with insurance companies. To get a truly accurate estimate of what your claim is worth is to contact our experienced Georgia personal injury attorneys for a free case review.

In the aftermath of an accident, injured victims often mistakenly believe that the insurance company is on their side and will help them to get the amount of compensation they deserve. Unfortunately, this is not the case. The insurer is operating a business, and like any business, their bottom line is making money. In order to accomplish this, companies often limit administrative costs by limiting the amount of time and effort spent on each claim, with the result being that offers to settle your claim may be far less than what you expected or what your case is actually worth. According to the Georgia Office of Insurance, avoid signing an insurance release accepting settlement of your accident claim before doing the following:

  • Conducting your own investigation into the costs associated with replacing or repairing any property damaged in the accident;
  • Speaking with your doctor about the prognosis for your injuries, any future treatments you may require, and any lasting effects or disabilities you may suffer;
  • Keeping a written record of all bills and statements you have received, as well as all correspondence you have had with the company and its representatives; and
  • Consulting with a legal professional before signing a release accepting a settlement amount.

You have one chance to get the compensation you need to recover from your injuries. It pays to have our experienced personal injury attorneys working on your behalf and negotiating with the insurance company to ensure you get the maximum amount you deserve.

In the aftermath of an accidental injury, it does not take long for medical bills to come flooding in. Depending on the circumstances of your accident, you may be entitled to compensation for these bills and other costs associated with your injuries. How do you manage these medical costs while waiting for your case to settle? You can always elect to have your bills paid through your own private insurance. If you do this, you are still free to receive compensation for these costs through your insurance claim or through a personal injury lawsuit. Your other option is to have our attorneys file a letter of protection on your behalf with your medical providers. This letter lets them know that you are involved in a lawsuit, and assures creditors that they will be paid through the proceeds of your suit or claim.

While most accident victims want to get the maximum amount of compensation for their injuries, many have concerns about actually taking their cases to court. According to statistics from Black’s Law Dictionary, in approximately 95 percent of personal injury cases, the injured party receives a settlement without ever having to step foot in a courtroom. A major reason that insurance companies are willing to settle is that a court proceeding will likely result in increased costs, such as court fees and legal expenses.

Any money saved by offering you less than what your claim is worth is cancelled out by these costs. Additional motivation for at-fault parties to settle is that if a claim amount cannot be agreed upon and the case goes to trial, a judge will then set the amount, which is again likely to involve additional costs, thereby eliminating any savings for the insurer or at fault party.

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Georgia Workers' Compensation Lawyer

“We want to work on your case from the very beginning to ensure that we take the best possible care of you.”

Suffering an injury on the job can affect your ability to continue working, necessitating a workers’ compensation claim. That accident can also be career-ending or life-threatening. No matter how severely you were injured, contact The Law Office of John B. Jackson, in Atlanta, Douglasville, and Carrollton, Georgia for the information you need on the process of filing a workers’ compensation claim.

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In order for your Atlanta car accident lawyer to handle your case, he’s going to need certain information. The most important thing he’ll need is a copy of the police report. The police report will have a ton of valuable information in it.

However, there are a lot of other things your lawyer will need. In order to file a claim for damages, you’ll need the following:

  • Medical bill receipts
  • Proof of lost wages
  • Property damage receipts
  • Insurance information
  • Pictures and video

Your lawyer can get some of this information on his own. However, you’ll need to supply a lot of it. Plus, why make your lawyer’s job harder than it already is?

Your Atlanta Automobile Accident Attorney Will Need Your Help

If you want your lawyer to get you the compensation you deserve, you need to do your homework. The first thing you need to do is call the police. The second things you need to do is seek medical attention immediately following the accident.

After you’ve done these two things, you can concentrate on your insurance claim. In order to make you whole, your attorney needs the following:

Police Report

The police reportis crucial to your case. It contains very important information, such as:

  • Contact information for the other driver
  • Name and address of eye witnesses
  • Description of the accident scene
  • Pictures of the scene and road conditions
  • Insurance information for the other driver
  • Proof of any tickets issues to both parties

This will be a good starting point for your lawyer. However, he’ll need other information as well.

Medical Records

When you go to the hospital after your accident, they’ll document your injuries. They’ll run tests and determine how bad your injuries are. They’ll treat you for any emergency medical issues. They may write prescriptions for medication you need. They’ll also write prescriptions for any follow-up tests or care you need.

Your Atlanta automobile accident attorney can get a copy of these medical records. All you’ll have to do is sign a release so he can request them from the hospital.

You also need to provide your lawyer with copies of any bills you get from the hospital and doctors. You shouldn’t have to pay out of pocket for any of this stuff. The accident wasn’t your fault. The defendant should have to pay all of these bills.

Lost Wages

In order to prove lost wages, you’ll need to give your lawyer a few things. He needs:

  • A copy of your schedule and attendance sheets
  • Pay stubs
  • Tax records to show what you normally earn
  • Job description
  • Other relevant employment records

Your lawyer needs to prove how much you lost. So, he’ll have to first show what you normally earned. Then he’ll need to show how much time you’ve missed. Finally, if you aren’t able to return to work full-time, he’ll need to prove what you used to earn compared to what you earn now. The defendant is responsible for all of this.

Property Damage

If your car is damaged in the accident, you’ll have to get it fixed. You may even need to buy a replacement vehicle. You’ll need receipts for all of this. You’ll also need receipts for rental cars, tow trucks, etc.

This is the easiest thing to prove.

Insurance Info and Pictures

If you have pictures of the accident scene, give them to your attorney. You also should take pictures of your injuries. Your lawyer can present these as evidence in court.

You also need to give your lawyer your own insurance information. If the other driver has no insurance, you’ll have to file a claim under your uninsured motorist’s fund. This is filed with your own insurance company.

Contact a Georgia Car Accident Attorney

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you need to contact a Georgia Car Accident Attorney.He can help you file your claim against the other driver’s insurance company. He can also negotiate a settlement with the insurance company.

If you’re unable to resolve the matter with insurance, your lawyer will have to file a lawsuit against the other driver. He’ll name any parties that may be responsible for your injuries.

Call and schedule your free initial consultation today. This gives you a chance to meet with an experienced Georgia car accident attorney and ask any questions you may have. It also gives your lawyer a chance to review your case and tell you what it may be worth.

The consultation is absolutely free. And, you pay nothing until you win your case!