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Our personal injury law firm is dedicated to protecting the public from the needless, dangerous, and unethical acts of people, businesses, and insurers. When we enforce the law against negligent offenders and earn full compensation for our clients, it prevents those actions from happening again, and our communities are made safer. We are privileged and honored that our referrals often come from other attorneys who respect our results, doctors wanting the best outcomes for their patients, and former clients who want the best representation for their friends and loved ones. And yes, our client portfolio does include celebrities and professional athletes, but we give the same level of attention to all of our clients. Our boutique firm is small enough to be personal, yet we have the big-firm resources and experience needed to handle large and complex cases. Our injury attorneys focus on helping seriously injured and disabled people enforce their rights against insurance companies.
We accept injury and wrongful death cases on a contingency fee basis with no up-front fees, costs, or retainers. Call us now for more information on how we can help you.
We know the aftermath of an injury or death can be traumatic and difficult. If you have been injured or lost a loved one due to the reckless, negligent, or illegal conduct of another, we understand the grief and disruption this causes in your life. That grief and disruption can be multiplied many times over in cases where loved ones lose their life, or major and permanent injuries will forever change victims and their family’s lives. We will put our decades of experience to work and provide you with quality legal service combined with the individual attention you deserve to reach a full financial recovery. Your initial consultation on any injury claim is free.
CONTACT US NOW IF:
• The insurance company is asking you for a recorded statement.
• The insurance company wants you to sign any release, authorization, or other forms.
• The insurance company is not paying for all of your property damage.
• The insurance company says they’re not going to pay your medical bills or wage loss.
• The insurance company wants you to attend an exam with their doctor.
• You do not have enough money to see a doctor
“Best personal injury attorney in Seattle 2016”.
Without a doubt, Gary and his staff helped me and my family through one of the most difficult times in my life… I knew from the start of this ordeal that I lacked the knowledge to deal with the … insurance company on my own, and I knew trying to do so while getting my health back would only make matters worse. I’m so happy that Gary and his staff were there for me and my family when we needed them. They fought very hard to get a great result, and I’m very pleased with the outcome… Choosing them will put your mind at ease knowing you have confident people on your side and knowing that you will get a great result in the end.John S.
I could not have ever made it through the life changing events my accidents caused if it was not for the unselfish caring and support I received by this law firm. … I received patience and understanding in ways I cannot fully express. Gosanko & O’Halloran Law Firm handled my cases professionally and with integrity. Going to court and all steps prior to any settlement is challenging and frightening. I can assure anyone seeking a personal injury attorney that this law firm will be there for them every step of the way. You can place your trust in them.Suzanne D.
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” Throughout my case, The Gosanko Law firm was always available to answer any questions that I had during the process.”
“Thanks to the Gosanko & O’Halloran attorneys, their experience, and their availability, We were able to deal with the unexpected, as we were prepared in advance to handle all that is related to the injury.”
“Someone actually put me through to the attorney on the first call, and he was so kind and soft spoken. Mark told me to come into the office the next day, told me not to worry, and when we arrived, we felt so at home.”
Accident lawyers protecting the rights of injured individuals in Seattle, WA
When it comes to seeking justice and fair compensation for a victim’s losses; you will not find personal injury attorneys in the Seattle area that are more compassionate, skilled, experienced, and driven to provide outstanding results than the outstanding attorneys of Gosanko & O’Halloran, PLLC. We believe we stand head and shoulders above all others.
We take great pride in being responsive to our clients. We understand that although we practice personal injury law on a daily basis, this will be a new and highly emotional experience for the vast majority of the clients we serve. We believe in approaching our cases with objectivity, quickly providing a game plan and answers that will ease the burden of the personal injury legal process and remove the uncertainty of a personal injury claim. At some law firms, after your initial conversation with an attorney, your personal injury case will be handed over to a paralegal and your access to the injury attorney may be limited. At Gosanko & O’Halloran, PLLC, you will always have direct access to your attorney, and you will be encouraged to contact both the attorney and paralegal team frequently.
Our firm combines compassion for our clients with a fierce determination to make sure that those clients receive the best possible terms and maximum compensation in all cases. Insurance companies have skilled adjusters and attorneys negotiating personal injury claims, and we believe that every injured person should have an even more-skilled attorney negotiating injury and insurance claims. Let us use our experience to effectively counter the pressure tactics and demoralizing strategies insurance companies might employ in an effort to force victims into lesser settlements.
We prepare every case as if it is going to trial. By doing so, we are usually able to settle cases before trial and avoid the time, money, and emotional distress. When our clients choose to allow an arbitrator or jury to decide the true value of their damages instead of accepting an insurance company’s final offer, our clients can be assured that our excellent reputation, considerable trial experience, expert witness resources, and strong understanding of the local court rules will work to our clients’ full advantage.
Due to our continued successes, we have been recognized many times over for our work on behalf of our clients. Among our many accolades, we were voted as the “Best Personal Injury Attorney in Seattle” in 2016 by Seattle Metro Magazine.
We are ready to assist clients who have become injury victims in a variety of situations:
What Should You Do after a Car Accident In Seattle
In our experience, there is no such thing as a “minor” car accident. Every time two vehicles collide; there is the possibility of property damage, bodily injuries, and mental and emotional distress that can have possible long-term consequences. Aside from being aggravating; even a fender bender will set off a series of events that will cost you time, money, and a certain amount of mental and physical suffering. In a more serious accident, those elements become much more complicated and intense. Studies show that even accidents where there is only minor property damage can lead to chronic and permanent physical and mental disabilities. We are not aware of any good reasons for people to handle an injury or insurance claim on their own. Whether it’s a minor accident or major catastrophe, we believe you will reach a better outcome if you hire an attorney to protect your legal rights, your property, and your good health.
We have been representing auto accident victims for several decades, assertively advocating for our clients and tackling their tough legal issues, bringing our clients peace of mind and allowing them to focus on the most important job of healing themselves – physically, mentally, emotionally, and financially. At Gosanko & O’Halloran, PLLC, we will aggressively enforce our clients’ rights to the full extent of the law against insurance companies and the attorneys representing the negligent people who are responsible for your losses.
Have You Been Hurt in a Truck Accident
Because of the large size and weight disparity between trucks and other vehicles, there is a much greater probability that injuries from a trucking accident can be much more serious and catastrophic, including the possibility of a fatality.
Truck accidents and accidents involving trucking companies are also more complicated than other car accidents. In most cases, the truck driver is not the only entity that can be held accountable. In fact, Washington’s joint and several liability laws might require that all responsible entities be involved in the action to ensure that a trucking accident victim is made whole by any settlement or judgment. At Gosanko & O’Halloran, PLLC, we perform our due diligence to find and research the hiring practices of the company employing the negligent driver, check maintenance records from companies that performed service on the truck, and obtain a history of other accidents and other contributing factors that allow us to take legal actions against all parties who are responsible in a truck accident.
While a trucking accident case may be more complex, it does not have to mean that fighting for fair and just compensation is more difficult for our clients. By using a thorough approach, and the knowledge and experience of our skilled trucking accident attorneys, our clients are ensured a detailed accident investigation to achieve full compensation under the law.
Are You Looking for a Bicycle Accident Lawyer in Seattle, WA?
One of the joys of living in the Seattle area is that many people believe in and practice a healthy lifestyle, taking full advantage of the clean air and natural beauty that the area affords residents. Biking on our region’s numerous paths, back roads, and city streets is both healthy and eco-friendly. In fact, cyclists factor in to our cities’ long range plans for helping our environment, and our city streets are becoming much more accessible to cyclists, whether people are commuting or biking for pleasure.
Unfortunately, however, vehicle drivers are not always attuned to the rights of cyclists sharing the roadway. Inattentive drivers, poor road conditions, or any other number of factors mean a rider can be the victim of an accident at any time. In our experience, even city and metro busses fail to observe the rights of cyclists. Bike riders should not have to trade freedom and sustainability for protection. Yet there is often an unfair perception of law-abiding cyclists who are involved in bicycle accidents that can limit their ability to recover from the negligent acts of others.
The attorneys at Gosanko & O’Halloran, PLLC have become adept at this special area of law. We have a deep understanding of bike laws, the responsibility of drivers when it comes to bike riders, the technical aspects of cycling and recreating a bike versus a car or truck accident, and overcoming the perceptions of insurers, defense experts, and jurors. We pride ourselves on being able to support the cycling community and using our expertise to provide our clients a strategic advantage and a fair and full settlement or judgment.
Are You the Victim of a Motorcycle Accident?
Much like all other personal injury cases, the key to success in settling or litigating a motorcycle accident case is proving negligence on the part of the other driver.
Much like bicycle riders, motorcycle riders give up a certain amount of protection in exchange for a higher degree of freedom on the road. That does not and should not mean that the rights of motorcyclists are any less than other drivers. We know from our experience representing bikers that riders receive more training and are much more defensive when they ride.
Armed with this information, we can craft aggressive strategies to help motorcycle riders seek full compensation for damage to their bikes, medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other related losses.
Contact the Gosanko & O’Halloran, PLLC if You Have Been Injured in an Accident
Gosanko & O’Halloran, PLLC serves clients in the Puget Sound area and across the state of Washington, including Seattle, Everett, Bellingham, Tacoma, Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, Olympia, Yakima, and Spokane. We accept injury and wrongful death cases on a contingency fee basis with no up-front fees, costs, or retainers. Contact us today for a free initial consultation.