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      Scott Pryor
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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
      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
      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
      Angie Hemmings
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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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    • Gilbert Abad
      Gilbert Abad
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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
      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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Parking lot car wrecks are different from other accident in that parking lots are private property, meaning police officers are sometimes reluctant to write tickets. As a result, the fault is sometimes difficult to determine. Often, parking lot crashes end up in a he said/she said situation, so liability may be hard to establish.

If you have been involved in a collision in a garage, driveway, or parking lot, you may be confused about what next steps to take. With the assistance of a seasoned parking lot lawyer, you can protect your right to compensation and avoid certain common mistakes. An attorney could help delve into nuanced issues of liability, work to hold the responsible party accountable, and explain what to do after a Gwinnett County parking lot accident.

Gathering Evidence After a Parking Lot Collision

The response to a parking lot accident may differ from other collisions in that the business who owns the parking lot may get involved, and police may be reluctant to write tickets on private property. Sometimes they will leave the issue to the parties with their insurance carriers to sort out. The result can be a complicated mess of competing for liability.

Therefore, it is critical after parking lot wrecks to retain an attorney who can obtain video footage, identify and interview witnesses, and gather all the evidence that can to help determine liability and damages before the evidence is destroyed. Strong, clear evidence could help establish a successful claim after an otherwise vague or confusing accident. Gathering evidence is a key component of what to do after a Peachtree Corners parking lot accident.

Dealing with Insurance Companies

Insurance companies will often try to downplay and not take responsibility for the bodily injuries caused by parking lot accidents. Insurers may insist that the parking lot accident occurred at low speed, meaning there is less damage and less injury, or they may argue that the lack of a police report makes it impossible to determine which participant was liable.

In reality, parking lot accidents are often the result of clear negligence, and the resulting personal injury cases are just as valid as ones based on a highway or intersection collision. An attorney could defend one’s right to compensation during negotiations with an insurance company and work to ensure that an injured driver is not left to cover their own expenses.

Contributory negligence may also play a role in Gwinnett County parking lot accident cases. If a person is in a parking lot either as a pedestrian or as a driver, they have a duty to be aware of their surroundings. They must drive in a safe manner and obey all relevant state laws. It is critical to be safe and pay attention because if a person is distracted, they can contribute to the negligence of that wreck.

Hiring the Right Accident Attorney

When hiring an attorney to represent you in a parking lot accident injury case, you should look for somebody who is experienced in these types of cases and someone who is aggressive and on top of the collection of the evidence. A parking lot accident lawyer could aggressively fight for your right to compensation and stand up to the insurance company. Reach out today to schedule a consultation with an attorney and learn more about what to do after a Gwinnett County parking lot accident.

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