Legality Of A Lawyer To Solicit The Parties Involved In An Auto Accident

Is it legal for a lawyer to solicit the parties involved in an auto accident? Recently I was in an accident and I had attornies calling me asking if I wanted to sue the other party.
Posted 1 year ago  | 
Motor Accident
Motor Accident

1 Answer(s)

Deepika Gill

Several different factors, not all of them obvious, determine who is liable for damages or injuries resulting from an automobile accident. For instance, a motorist is seriously injured when another motorist cuts in front of him after turning onto the street. However, he may be found liable if he was speeding or made an illegal lane change prior to the collision. The decision of who pays for damages or injuries in car accidents rests primarily on motor vehicle statutes, rather than the traditional, common law definition of "fault."