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Question: my daughter 16 was involved in a bad car accident the 18 yr old driver had no insurance, a lawyer told me we could not sue the individual or we would loose the uninsured claim on my own insurance. He almost killed my daughter: and we have thousands in medical bills, and we don't even know what punishment he recieved my coverage i had will not pay all the bills what about my daughters pain and suffering? she has permanent injuries she will have for life. why do i have to pay for his mistake? she is the victim why are we not being notified about any court proceedings? who do i need to contact?

Answer: - Generally, a personal injury attorney may be the person in the best position to help victims involved in car wrecks. By going to the Arizona Bar’s website here  and choosing (under the Find a Lawyer” section on the right-hand side) “injury/wrongful death” from the drop-down menu under “focus or specialty,” a list of attorneys specialized in that area of law will be displayed. Also, the website here provides a list of attorneys who will provide a flat rate for their services.

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  • my daughter 16 was involved in a bad car accident the 18 yr old driver had no insurance, a lawyer told me we could not sue the individual or we would loose the uninsured claim on my own insurance. He almost killed my daughter: and we have thousands in medical bills, and we don't even know what punishment he recieved my coverage i had will not pay all the bills what about my daughters pain and suffering? she has permanent injuries she will have for life. why do i have to pay for his mistake? she is the victim why are we not being notified about any court proceedings? who do i need to contact?

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