Personal Injury Lawyers Ready To Fight For You

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Personal injury attorneys you want on your side

No matter how you’ve been injured, Mooney Law will look after your best interests and fight to ensure you receive every penny you deserve. Whether through action in the courtroom or through aggressive negotiation, when you team with Mooney Law, our Pennsylvania and Maryland personal injury lawyers will work tirelessly to achieve the results you want.  Our Personal Injury consultations are free and we do not collect a fee unless we recover for you.  We are trusted, proven, and experienced personal injury litigators. With 14 locations across Central Pennsylvania and Maryland there’s a Mooney personal injury attorney near you.

Vehicle Accident

Our personal injury attorneys provide professional, compassionate services to accident victims in cases involving car accidents, motorcycle accidents, trucking accidents, boating accidents, bicycle accidents, or RV accidents.
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Workers Compensation

We have full workers’ compensation practice that includes attorneys that specialize in federal government workers’ cases. Our team has trial-tested attorneys with a history of securing the maximum workers’ compensation settlements for our clients.
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Medical Injuries

Our attorneys fight for you when your medical professional fails to meet the accepted standard of care. We handle a variety of medical injury cases including defective pharmaceutical drugs, defective medical products, and birth injuries.
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General Personal Injury

If you suffer injuries due to a dog bite, a slip and fall, product liability, or experience a catastrophic injury – count on Mooney. When clients come to us with general personal injuries, we create a strategy to maximize our clients’ personal injury settlement.
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Disability Lawyers

We have a proven track record of fighting insurance companies for long term disability benefits. Our disability law specialists provide support and representation throughout the process of applying for and receiving social security disability benefits.
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Auto Accidents

Our car accident lawyers understand the pain and suffering you’ve had to endure. The aftermath of a car accident can be overwhelming.
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Mooney Law is dedicated to helping those in Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland recover after serious car or truck accidents, work injuries, and other personal injuries.  

Our experienced Pennsylvania personal injury lawyers understand what it takes to help achieve favorable outcomes for our clients, even in complex cases. We are committed to fighting for our clients and ensuring they never have to settle for less than they deserve. 

Understanding Personal Injury Law

As experts in personal injury law, we at Mooney Law are dedicated to providing our clients with the best legal representation and advice. 

What is Personal Injury Law?

Personal injury law is designed to protect individuals harmed due to someone else’s negligence or wrongful actions. At its core, it’s about seeking justice and compensation for injuries and losses suffered. 

This area of law covers a range of incidents, from minor mishaps to life-altering events and wrongful death. Our role is to ensure that victims receive the compensation they deserve for their physical, emotional, and financial suffering.

Types of Personal Injury Cases

We handle various personal injury cases, each with unique challenges and requirements. 

Common types of cases include:

  • Auto Accidents: These are among the most frequent personal injury cases. Whether it’s a car, truck, or motorcycle accident, we help victims navigate the complexities of insurance claims and legal proceedings.
  • Slip and Fall Accidents: These incidents often occur on another person’s property and can result in serious injuries. Our team is experienced in proving negligence in these cases.
  • Medical Malpractice: When medical professionals fail in their duty of care, the consequences can be severe. We specialize in holding healthcare providers accountable for their mistakes.
  • Work Accidents:  Job accidents can leave injured workers with mountains of medical bills and no wages to pay them.  Mooney Law has been helping workers get compensation for their injuries for years.  We have an entire practice dedicated to work injury claims.  

Personal Injury Law in Pennsylvania and Maryland

Personal injury law has specific statutes and regulations influencing how cases are handled. For example, Pennsylvania follows a comparative negligence rule, meaning that compensation can be affected by the victim’s degree of fault in the incident. However, in Maryland, personal injury law follows contributory fault rule. Our expertise in Pennsylvania and Maryland law ensures we approach each case with the right strategy to maximize our client’s compensation.

The Role of a Personal Injury Attorney

At Mooney Law, we understand the role a personal injury attorney plays in the lives of those affected by accidents and negligence. We are here to navigate the complexities of personal injury law, ensuring that your rights are protected and your voice is heard.

The Importance of Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

Navigating the aftermath of an injury can be overwhelming. By hiring a personal injury attorney, you gain an advocate in the legal system. 

We help level the playing field, especially when dealing with insurance companies and defendants who have their legal representation. Our job is to ensure you are heard and fairly compensated for your injuries and losses.

Services Provided by Mooney Law’s  Personal Injury Attorneys

Our services are comprehensive and tailored to each client’s unique situation. From the initial consultation to the resolution of your case, we offer:

  • A thorough investigation of your case to gather evidence.
  • Expert negotiation with insurance companies to secure fair settlements.
  • Litigation expertise, should your case go to trial.
  • Personalized legal advice and guidance throughout the process.

Making a Difference in Your Case

The right attorney can significantly impact the outcome of your case. At Mooney Law, we combine our legal expertise with a compassionate approach. 

We understand the physical, emotional, and financial toll a personal injury can take. Our commitment to our clients goes beyond legal representation; we strive to provide support and reassurance during a challenging time. 

Navigating the Legal Process

Navigating the legal process in a personal injury case can seem daunting, but with Mooney Law by your side, you can move forward confidently. Understanding each step, the significance of evidence and documentation, and the urgency required by Pennsylvania’s and Maryland’s statutes is crucial for a successful outcome.

The steps involved with a personal injury case include:

  • Initial Consultation: This is where we first meet to discuss your case. We review the details of your incident, assess the potential for a claim, and plan our next steps.
  • Investigation and Evidence Gathering: Our team conducts a thorough investigation to collect all relevant evidence. This includes police reports, medical records, witness statements, and other documentation supporting your claim.
  • Filing the Lawsuit: We will file a lawsuit on your behalf once we have gathered sufficient evidence. This legal document, a complaint, is filed in the appropriate court and formally begins the legal process.
  • Discovery Process: In this phase, both sides exchange information through depositions, interrogatories, and document requests. It’s a critical stage where we uncover additional details and strengthen your case.
  • Negotiation and Mediation: Many personal injury cases are resolved through negotiations before reaching trial. We discuss with the opposing party to reach a fair settlement that adequately compensates for your injuries and losses.
  • Trial: The case goes to trial if a settlement is not reached. Here, we present your case in court, advocating for a favorable verdict.

Role of Evidence and Documentation

Evidence and documentation are the backbones of your personal injury claim. They provide concrete proof of the circumstances and impact of your injury. Medical records, for instance, establish the extent of your injuries and link them directly to the incident. Photographs, expert testimonies, and financial records are vital to building a compelling case.

The Importance of Acting Quickly

Pennsylvania and Maryland have statute of limitations for filing personal injury lawsuits. Generally, you have two years from the date of the injury to file a claim in Pennsylvania and three years in Maryland. Delaying beyond this period can render you ineligible to seek compensation. 

Therefore, it’s imperative to act swiftly. The attorneys at Mooney Law will ensure that your case is filed timely and that all necessary steps are taken to preserve your rights and maximize your recovery.

What to Expect in Compensation

In personal injury cases, it is essential to understand the types of compensation available and the factors that influence them. At Mooney Law, we strive to ensure our clients receive the full compensation they deserve.

Types of Compensation Available

You can recover several types of compensation in personal injury cases. These include:

  • Medical Expenses: This covers all medical treatments related to your injury, including hospital bills, medication costs, and ongoing therapy.
  • Lost Wages: If your injury has caused you to miss work, you can claim compensation for lost income and future earning capacity.
  • Pain and Suffering: This non-economic damage compensates for physical pain and emotional distress caused by the injury.
  • Punitive Damages: Sometimes punitive damages are awarded. These are designed to punish the at-fault party. 

Factors Affecting Compensation

Several factors influence the amount of compensation, including:

  • The severity of the injury.
  • The impact on your quality of life.
  • The clarity of fault in the incident.
  • The available evidence supporting your claim.
  • Insurance policy limits of the responsible party.

Choosing the Right Attorney

Selecting the right personal injury attorney is crucial for the success of your case. Here are key aspects to consider:

  • Experience and Expertise: Look for a firm with a proven track record in personal injury cases similar to yours.
  • Client Focus: Choose an attorney who is responsive, empathetic, and dedicated to your case.
  • Reputation: A firm with a strong reputation in the legal community can be a significant asset.

Mooney Law’s Commitment to Clients

At Mooney Law, our foremost commitment is to provide personalized service that addresses each client’s unique needs. We understand the challenges you face following a personal injury and are dedicated to ensuring your satisfaction with our legal services. We are always available for consultations, offering clear and comprehensive legal advice to guide you through your legal journey.

Contact Mooney Law for Help with Your Central Pennsylvania or Northern Maryland Personal Injury Claim

The journey through a personal injury case can be complex and demanding, but you can navigate it with the right legal assistance. At Mooney Law, we emphasize the importance of having a knowledgeable and compassionate legal team by your side. 

Our commitment is to represent and stand with you at every step, offering encouragement and steadfast support. Trust in our expertise and dedication to bring you the justice and compensation you deserve. Mooney Law is more than your legal advocate; we are your partner in this crucial journey.

Why Mooney Law

There’s A Reason People Exclaim, “Mooney, Mooney, Mooney!”

Over 200 Years Of Combined Legal Service

We Have The Experience To Protect Your Family, Rights, And Future.

A Full-service Law Firm

Our Attorneys Specialize In All Aspects Of The Law. You Can Come To Us With Legal Matters Ranging From Personal Injury Claims To Criminal Defense, Family Law, And Estate Planning. You Can Count On Us To Protect Your Rights Regardless Of Your Needs.

Over $80 Million Recovered

Our Law Firm Has Recovered Over $80 Million Dollars For Injury Victims And Their Families. We Are Ready To Provide You With The Same Aggressive Representation And Help You Recover The Compensation You Deserve.

14 Office Locations Covering Central Pennsylvania & Northern Maryland

With 14 Locations, You Can Feel Confident There Is A Local Office Near You. We Are Proud To Be Part Of Your Community And Ready To Help With Your Legal Needs. We Also Offer Video Meetings To Ensure We Can Serve Anyone Needing Our Services.