Frequently Asked Questions

Some of the most common personal Injury questions we get asked

What is the cost of the case?

The cost that you would incur would primarily include the attorney’s fee and the court charges. However, the attorneys at He’s My Lawyer charge you only when the case reaches closure, with no upfront payment.

What if I am guilty of negligence?

In case you are at fault in a case, you can always hire help to reach a middle ground with the affected party. In such a situation, our experienced lawyers play the role of mediators in managing the settlement.

What does free consultation include?

A free consultation includes an initial review of the case by the most suitable attorney; this round gives you a chance to explore all legalities surrounding the case and the lawful alternatives available.

What do you charge for your services?

We usually charge an amount ranging between $100 and $400. This amount depends upon the level of the appointed attorney’s experience and the case type he is dealing with. In case you want to hire a more experienced lawyer, the price range may be somewhere between $200 to $400.

How long it takes to file a suit for a personal injury case in New York?

In New York, victims can easily file a suit for a personal injury case within 3 years.

On what basis do you take a client’s case?

We take a client’s case based on the following factors:

  • The credibility and memory of the client.
  • The ability of the client to effectively communicate his case.
  • The merits of the client’s claims.
  • The damages that are done to the client.
How should I prepare for my meeting with the lawyer?

You can prepare yourself based on the following points:

  1. Write down all the main points related to your case before meeting with the lawyer.
  2. Make sure to have a full backup of all the information you don’t want to miss.
  3. Make copies of all the important documents.
  4. To avoid any disturbance during the meeting, do turn your cell phones to silent.
What are the questions that you can ask your lawyer?

You can ask your lawyer the following mentioned questions:

  1. What is your prior experience?
  2. What strategy would you opt to carry on with my case?
  3. What are the possible outcomes that I must be prepared for?
  4. What will be your fees
How many people will be involved in my case?

Following people maybe involved in handling your case (depeniding upon the case nature): 

  1. Junior Lawyers
  2. Paralegals
  3. Other lawyers
Do you offer free consultancy?

Our initial consultation is usually free of cost. At this stage, we review the legal details of the client cases.