People who drive while intoxicated cause immense pain and suffering. Families are destroyed, lives are taken, physical and emotional injuries are sustained all so a drunk driver could have a few more drinks before getting behind the wheel of a vehicle and create havoc.
Expert drunk driving lawyers, Cohn and Swartzon, have represented countless clients in obtaining compensation they deserve due to the negligent acts of a person driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Accidents involving drunk drivers are more complex than other types of car accident cases. Our expert injury accident attorneys will conduct a thorough investigation to prove the intoxication of the driver, the cause of the accident and establish the careless and reckless actions of the negligent parties. The skilled injury lawyers at Cohn and Swartzon work with accident reconstructionists, toxicologists, medical specialists and other necessary experts to develop a solid case.
Compensation for injured parties of drunk driving accidents
Despite the severe criminal penalties that drunk drivers incur, many drunk driving accidents are caused by repeat offenders. If your car accident was caused by a driver under the influence, the damages you have incurred associated with the accident are recoverable. As the accident was caused by an unlawful act, you may also be able to obtain punitive damages in addition to compensation for medical bills, lost income, future medical treatment, pain and suffering, and other accident related expenses. The expert injury accident attorneys at Cohn and Swartzon will assess your claim; work with the necessary experts to ensure that your injuries and damages are properly evaluated to achieve maximum compensation on your behalf.
The injuries you will receive as a result of a collision with a drunk driver are usually more severe injuries, including burns to the face and neck from air bags, head trauma, broken bones, and spinal cord injuries. Our knowledgeable accident lawyers work with top-rated doctors and will help you to achieve the best recovery possible for your injuries.