If we cannot settle your case, we may decide to file a lawsuit for money damages. If we file suit, we will probably not get a Court date for many months. The prosecution of a lawsuit is draining and expensive. You will be asked many personal questions about your background, and your integrity will likely be called into question. Before we file a lawsuit, we will sit down with you to make sure that you fully understand what to expect.
Sometimes, we can agree with the liability carrier to go to mediation or arbitration. This will allow us to conduct a mini-trial before a trained arbitrator or mediator. It has been our experience that arbitration (which is usually binding) or mediation (which is not binding) can be effective means to resolve auto accident cases