Holding Drunk Drivers Accountable
Few acts show as little regard for the safety of others as drunk driving. Yet every year, many people get behind the wheel while intoxicated and cause serious accidents. If you were injured by a drunk driver, you have the right to pursue compensation for your injuries.
With the help of the experienced and accomplished legal team at DeVore, Acton & Stafford, P.A., you can maximize your ability to recover the compensation you need after being victimized by a drunk driver. We believe in holding drunk drivers accountable for their actions, and we have a proven record of success doing so. Our personal injury attorneys are dedicated to standing up for injured victims against drunk drivers and their insurance companies.
Understanding Complex Drunk Driving Accidents
DUI/DWI accidents have added layers of complexity because criminal charges are often involved. This demands the attention of a lawyer who thoroughly understands both civil and criminal law. Our attorneys have that understanding, and we will closely monitor the criminal case against the driver who injured you, because a conviction can greatly aid your personal injury lawsuit.
Building Strong Cases For Injured Clients
After decades of successful practice, our firm has built a network of reliable experts to call on to help us put together strong cases for our clients. By relying on accident reconstructionists, we will show how the accident occurred. With assistance from economists, life-care planners and medical professionals, we can show how your life has been affected and the challenges you face as a result of your injuries.
Because drunk driving is recognized as a reckless act, North Carolina law allows injured people to recover punitive damages in certain cases. With their decades of experience, you can trust in our attorneys to make a solid case for punitive damages if the circumstances call for such action.
Whether you suffered a back injury, spinal cord injury, brain injury or other serious harm, the legal team at DeVore, Acton & Stafford, P.A., has the skill and resources needed to reach favorable outcomes. If you lost a loved one in a drunk driving accident, we can help you pursue a wrongful death claim. Though nothing can replace what you have lost, a positive result can give you what you need to begin moving forward.
Explore Your Options
To arrange a free initial consultation to discuss your injuries and your legal options, call DeVore, Acton & Stafford, P.A., at 704-594-4227 or contact our law firm online. Drunk driving is more than just a criminal act, and we are prepared to defend your family.