My son was struck by a car and the drivers insurance has found her at fault and the police found him at fault. Her insurance coverage is the minimum and will not cover his medical bills let alone recovery. I want to find out what his legal options are if any? Can we sue the driver? Can we sue the city because of the poorly lit and lack of sidewalks? I have all the medical records and police report if needed and the written response letter from Pfister.
Countryrelating to Question: United StatesState or provincerelating to Question: CaliforniaCategory: Personal Injury LawWhat have you tried so far?: Contacted an attorney with Pfister through my husbands employer and was told they couldn't take the case or provide legal advice to help us know what our options are.
Hello there:Your son can certainly sue the driver in her individual capacity. Suing the city would be extremely difficult under all circumstances and, in most cases, a fruitless waste of resources. Focus on your case against the driver.Let me know if I may be of further assistance. Thanks.
I'm still unsure how to proceed do I seek out an attorney or contact her direct??
Contact a personal injury attorney first.
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