Were you or someone you love injured by someone else’s negligence? At Charles G. Monnett III & Associates, we offer our sincerest condolences.
Whether you’ve been hurt in a car accident, from medical malpractice or another kind of misfortune, a personal injury can be a traumatic experience. As Charlotte’s leading personal injury firm, we are ready to be your advocates.
Our firm has more than 60 years of combined legal experience and will help you take the first step towards your recovery. If you’ve been wrongfully injured, it’s important to speak with an attorney about seeking compensation for your pain, damages and suffering.
Call us today a (704) 376-1911 in the Charlotte area or toll free at (800) 977-3077 for a no-cost, no-obligation consultation. You don’t have to go through this process alone, and we are ready to help answer your questions.
Common Types of Personal Injury Cases
The personal injury attorneys at Charles G. Monnett III & Associates handle a wide range of claim types, including:
An auto collision includes rear-end crashes, sideswipes, rollovers, head-on crashes and more. It is highly recommended that you seek medical attention after a motor vehicle collision, even if you do not appear to be injured.
A workers’ compensation claim occurs when an employee is injured while on the job. Weekly compensation, impairment benefits, medical bills and rehab assistance (depending on the injury sustained) are all covered under workers’ compensation. However, workers’ compensation does not account for pain and suffering. An experienced attorney can help with this.
Medical malpractice can involve a variety of injuries, such as cerebral palsy from birth injuries, failure to diagnose cancer or medication errors. Proving medical malpractice claims can be challenging and carry the burden of proof – evidence that the doctor, medical staff or hospital was negligent. It is highly recommended that you seek legal representation for medical malpractice.
Traumatic Brain Injuries
Brain injuries can range from concussions to skull fractures. A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can present devastating and long-term effects. Symptoms can include an inability to focus, difficulty with eye and hand coordination and increased aggressive behavior.
Premises liability occurs when a person is injured from unsafe or defective conditions on someone else’s property. Property owners can be held liable if an injury or damages can be linked to negligence in maintaining their property.
Product liability refers to defective products on the market that have harmed or injured consumers. If a product does not meet standard safety expectations and is later considered dangerous to the public, the manufactures or seller can be held liable for damages.
Sexual assault or abuse occurs with any form of non-consensual or unwanted conduct, including derogatory name calling, threats, rape and more. Not all abuse or assault is sexual and can be acts of violence such as battery or domestic violence.
A wrongful death claim can be pursued when a person dies due to someone else’s negligence or misconduct. This type of claim can result from a car accident, medical malpractice, criminal behavior and many other causes stemming from the negligence or carelessness of another.
Hiring a professional advocate with the knowledge and experience to assist you will help ensure a more successful and smooth process.
Benefits to Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney
If you were injured due to someone’s negligence, our attorneys can help. We will take care of all the details pertaining to your case – from collecting medical records to making phone calls on your behalf. We will help free up your time so you can focus on your healing during this difficult time.
When filing a personal injury claim, remember that time limits apply. In the State of North Carolina, the statute of limitations for a personal injury case gives the injured party three years from the date of the injury to file a lawsuit. An attorney will ensure you meet this deadline.
Most importantly, your attorney can help determine if your injury qualifies for compensation.
Contact a Charlotte Personal Injury Attorney
While a monetary settlement cannot undo the pain you’ve had to experience, it can help alleviate burdens such as medical bills, missed wages and in the most devastating cases – funeral expenses.
Don’t suffer through this difficult time alone any longer. The attorneys at Charles G. Monnett III & Associates will fight for you!
Speak with one of our team members today by calling Call us today a (704) 376-1911 in the Charlotte area or toll free at (800) 977-3077 for a no-cost, no-obligation consultation. We dedicate our time and energy to give your case the care it deserves. Let us help you move on with your life.
Three Ways We Can Help You Today
- Help you understand your rights as they apply to your unique case
- Help you to know which medical treatments may be needed
- Help take calls and handle the paper work from insurance companies
I was involved in an accident with an uninsured driver, so I contacted the attorney that I had used in a previous case. I explained to them the situation and they advised me that there was no way that I would be able to recover anything so they would not take my case. I then contacted Charles Monnett & Associates and they accepted my case and I am happy to say that their expert staff was able to settle my case with the insurance companies for $128,000.
In October 2010, my pregnant wife and I were in a horrendous accident in Charlotte, NC, caused by a drunk driver. We were struck head on by the driver traveling at nearly 100mph and sustained many life threatening injuries. We lost our unborn baby and were fighting to stay alive ourselves. This is not a time we could even think about an attorney, but fortunately, people we care about found Mr. Monnett! This incredible man visited us in the hospital at our request and made everything so easy for us during such a trying time. There's not another person on earth with whom I would trust such an important endeavor. His experience and knowledge overshadowed the defense by leaps and bounds. Mr. Monnett remained steadfast and confident throughout the process, while ultimately prevailing, it was amazing. I offer my highest recommendation to this great man and his top notch firm.
Charles Monnett was very helpful and lead me through the whole legality of my case. Charles was always available and informative on this process.