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    • Scott Pryor
      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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    • Zahra Jacobs
      Zahra Jacobs
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      Zahra has a background in Project Management and Change Management with 18 years of experience in financial services. Throughout her career Zahra has implemented large scale transformation initiatives of processes and applications keeping people at the forefront. Zahra is very driven and solutions oriented and cares about people. She is also bilingual. In her free time, she enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her husband, beautiful daughter, and their many pets (2 dogs, and 3 cats).

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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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    • Amanda Wood
      Amanda Wood
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      Amanda is a great recent addition to the Scott Pryor Law team, and is making a difference daily with her great organizational skills and tenacity.  A transplant to Georgia, she moved to Gwinnett county about six years ago with her husband, two children, and two dogs. When not at work, she enjoys reading, crafting, spending time with her family, and spoiling her new grandbaby.

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Injuries all the time and in every conceivable way. Many of these injuries are unavoidable or occur due to an injury victim’s own carelessness. Others would have been avoided apart from the negligence of another party. In these cases, an injured person could pursue a claim for compensation from the negligent person or entity. A Sandy Springs personal injury lawyer could be vital in pursuing this compensation.

The process of recovering damages in a personal injury case can be a lengthy process. While a favorable outcome is never guaranteed, the guidance of experienced legal counsel could improve your chances of success. A skilled personal injury attorney could make the difference in the success or failure of your case.

Common Types of Personal Injury Claims

The facts surrounding a personal injury claim can differ dramatically from one case to the next. These injuries could occur at work or in the car. What ties these claims together is the negligent actions of the at-fault party. A Sandy Springs attorney could only succeed in a personal injury case by demonstrating that the defendant acted negligently or recklessly.

Vehicle wrecks are one of the most common causes of personal injury claims. A minor mistake behind the wheel could result in a devastating crash. Drivers that violate the rules of the road or are simply distracted behind the wheel could face liability if they cause a collision.

Some workplace injuries could also qualify for a personal injury lawsuit. While an employer is typically protected from these claims, a third party responsible for a workplace accident could face a lawsuit. Intentional acts like violent crime could bring more than a criminal prosecution. If an intentional act of another person results in an injury in Sandy Springs, it could lead to a personal injury claim.

Medical mistakes can also result in severe personal damages. These medical injuries could occur due to a botched surgery or a mistaken prescription. Medical professionals are bound to prudently act according to the best practices in their particular field of medicine to avoid harming patients. A plaintiff could pursue a claim based on a medical mistake against doctors, surgeons, nurses, pharmacists,  and even a medical facility like a hospital or outpatient center.

Favorable Outcomes in an Injury Case

The ultimate role of a Sandy Springs attorney is to obtain a favorable outcome in a personal injury case. These outcomes could be obtained in two ways. The first is through negotiating a favorable settlement. The second involves winning a judgment at trial.

Many personal injury cases ultimately settle before they go to trial. The settlement process is never guaranteed, and defendants typically work to resolve a claim for less than it is worth. It may take substantial work from a plaintiff to build a case strong enough to demand a fair settlement.

If two parties to a case are unable to resolve a claim, it is typically up to the courts to determine the outcome. At trial, the plaintiff will present their case and request an amount of compensation that they believe is fair. The defendant will then have their opportunity to put forward their case and then the jury will determine what outcome and damages are appropriate.

Contact a Sandy Springs Personal Injury Attorney Immediately

Whether your claim resolves or goes to trial, a skilled injury attorney could prove invaluable in getting the most out of your case. The defendant in a personal injury claim will frequently have an attorney, making it vital that your legal counsel is experienced in handling these claims.

Let a Sandy Springs personal injury lawyer guide you through the claims process. To discuss how an attorney could help, schedule a case evaluation as soon as possible. Vital evidence may be lost in time, so starting your case immediately could give you a better chance of recovering compensation.

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