Why Do I Need a Lawyer for my Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Our Workers’ Compensation department is lead by Jim Mogul, a certified workers’ compensation attorney*. If you have been injured at work and need assistance with workers’ compensation benefits, contact Jim today for a free case evaluation. There is no fee unless you recover compensation.
You definitely need a lawyer to represent you in your workers’ compensation claim, because it is a court proceeding. Petitions have to be filed at the bureau of workers’ compensation, evidence has to be presented from yourself and your treating physicians, in the form of hearings and depositions, evidence has to be gathered, and you’re gonna come up against highly experienced and knowledgeable attorneys for the employers and the workers’ compensation insurance companies who are going to do everything in their power to prevent you from receiving workers’ compensation benefits or at least limit the amount of workers’ compensation benefits that you collect. And without a legal education and legal training, you have little chance of winning and you would be well advices to get a workers’ compensation lawyer to be on your side and to help you navigate through this very difficult litigation process.
*Certified as a Specialist in the Practice of Workers’ Compensation Law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Section on Workers’ Compensation Law as Authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.