If you’ve been hurt in a car accident and you’re a recipient of Medicaid, the last thing you want to hear is that Medicaid may lien some of your recovery. You may be a single parent, raising young children and struggling to make ends meet. We understand. This post is about Medicaid Liens on CT personal injury cases.
When you get hurt – whether it is in a car accident or you are a victim of malpractice – it is a confusing time. What are your rights? Should you get a lawyer? What is fair? Those are questions that run through many people’s heads. If you’ve been injured in Connecticut, it’s important to be aware of the statute of limitation. A statute of limitation is simply the statutory deadline for filing a lawsuit. After this deadline passes, it’s too late to bring a case against the person who caused your injury.
As you are lying in a hospital room it’s basically you and a TV. And on the TV is a constant barrage of ads for injury attorneys. And they all look the same. One lawyer indistinguishable from the next. All with some cheesy repetitive slogan. Where to turn? We are lawyers who go to Gaylord to answer your questions.
There are risks of losing a personal injury trial and there are risks of winning a personal injury trial. Knowing these risks help you make an informed decision about whether or not to settle your case. And these factors are why many cases settle. Sometimes winning a trial is just the beginning. Knowledge is power.
How long will my personal injury case take? Personal injury attorneys commonly advertise on TV (we don’t). The ads can be boiled down to “call us and get money fast”. As if being in a car wreck or losing a dear loved one is like drawing a winning scratch ticket from the local gas station. Here is the truth. The 5 reasons your case may take a while to resolve.