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      Scott is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and is listed in the top 1% of trial attorneys in the nation by the Litigator Awards. He is also a member of Super Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association—Champion Level and sits on the Communications Committee of GTLA, and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

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    • JJ Timmons
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      J. J. Timmons graduated from Mercer Law School in 2000. He spent many years thereafter doing insurance defense work in general liability and workers’ compensation for several insurance companies and a major automobile manufacturer. He eventually realized that he was working on the wrong side and has been representing plaintiffs and injured workers for the last seven years.

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    • Lindsay Butler
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      Lindsay Butler has been with Scott Pryor Law since 2010. Prior to joining the Firm, she worked in Atlanta radio for several years. Lindsay wears many hats at Scott Pryor Law and most likely will be involved in every step of your case. She is honored to be an advocate for clients through a very difficult time in their lives. It’s important to her that clients know there’s no question too small and she’s always available to discuss their case.

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      Angie Hemmings joined Scott Pryor Law just last year, and has already made her mark on the Firm. Her previous employment on staff at a local church prepared Angie for her current role in client relations and marketing. Meeting prospective clients, checking in regularly with current clients, and staying in touch with former clients are what Angie is passionate about. She wants you to know that you and your family are important to her.

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      Mr. Abad is an expert with over eighteen years of experience in the legal field, holds numerous degrees, and is bilingual. Over his career, Mr. Abad had the pleasure of training attorneys, paralegals, legal assistants, and office staff on legal issues and procedures. He has also taught Introduction to Law and Legal Research and Writing as an adjunct professor at Gwinnett College. He has served in the U.S. Army, and has served with the United Nations in Macedonia as a U.N. Peacekeeper.

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    • Kianna Lanier
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      Having recently graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.A. in Political Science, Kianna Lanier has long term goals to pursue a career as an attorney. She first recognized her interest in law through her studies in journalism which allowed her to build proficient writing skills. From there she was able to secure multiple internships where she acquired immense knowledge in legal research.

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For many people, the idea of a parking lot collision means little more than a fender bender. However, these accidents have the potential for much more than minor vehicle damage, even when the accident occurs at low speed. If you are injured in a parking lot collision, a dedicated injury attorney could advise you on how to hold the other driver accountable.

You have the right to seek monetary compensation from the driver that injured you. That does not mean your claim is guaranteed to be successful. Litigating parking lot wrecks can be challenging, and determining which driver has the right-of-way in a parking lot is not always simple. An Augusta parking lot accident lawyer could review your case and guide you on how to prove that the other driver was at fault.

Allocating Fault in an Augusta Parking Lot Collision

Parking lot accidents are common in Augusta for several reasons. One reason is the rows of parked cars can severely limit a driver’s visibility. With so many parked vehicles, it can be challenging to determine which cars are on the move. Adding to these issues is the lack of traffic rules in most lots and garages. While the rules of the road regulate city streets, it is not always clear which driver is entitled to the right-of-way in a parking lot.

One of the most common situations that can lead to a parking lot crash involves a driver that is backing out of a parking space. When a motorist fails to keep a careful lookout for other vehicles, they could back into another car. These collisions could happen with cars established in the lane or even other vehicles backing out at the same time.

Another common factor involves the intersection of two parking lot aisles. Unlike roadways, these aisles typically lack stop signs or traffic control devices. It can be difficult to determine which drivers have the right to proceed first in these situations. A driver could have the right-of-way when another motorist is attempting to enter their aisle from an intersecting lane, resulting in a wreck.

Given the challenges of determining liability in a parking lot crash, it can be risky to pursue these claims without the help of legal counsel. An Augusta attorney could assist a person injured in a parking lot accident carefully develop a strong claim for compensation.

Damages in a Parking Garage Accident Lawsuit

The repercussions of a parking lot accident could be costly. In many cases, the cost of treating severe injuries can be financially overwhelming. If the injury requires someone to take time off work, this further aggravates their financial burdens. An Augusta attorney could help a parking lot accident claimant recover damages that include:

  • Medical bills
  • Car repair costs
  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost wages
  • Diminished future earnings
  • Loss of consortium
  • Disability
  • Mental Anguish

How an Augusta Parking Lot Accident Attorney Could Help

There are countless ways an attorney could assist you in your injury claim. Following a parking lot accident, an attorney could review the facts to build a case against the other driver. They could also assist in compiling your medical records to ensure you are seeking all available compensation.

By letting an Augusta parking lot accident lawyer review your claim, you are giving yourself a better chance at a successful claim. To discuss your case, set up an initial case evaluation right away.

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