Do you have a Question?Feel free to browse through our FAQs if you are looking for answers to any questions that you may have regarding your personal injury.
We have put together some of the most common inquiries that we receive. If you need further assistance or more in-depth information, please call our office and we will be more than happy to help.
Why should I call The Morris Law Group?
Our reputation is built on 50 years of listening to clients, acting on their behalf and tenaciously fighting for the rights of injured persons. Today, The Morris Law Group continues to operate under the same principles William Morris started with in 1960: effective listening, fair representation, and personal care. When you hire The Morris Law Group, you will have access to a team of experienced personal injury lawyers who will ensure you are fairly compensated for your injuries and loss. Our full-time accident benefits consultants and health professional provide additional support. Together, we are a formidable team.
How do I know if I have a case?
The Morris Law Group knows personal injury law. That’s all we do. During your free consultation, our lawyers will carefully assess your case and provide a clear explanation of what to expect going forward. We’ll evaluate your claim and help you get the financial compensation you deserve.
What are my rights?
We’ll explain your legal rights and discuss the steps you need to take to reach a fair and equitable settlement. We’ll advise you every step of the way, ensuring you get what you deserve from both the legal system and your insurance company. The Morris Law Group has an experienced team of personal injury lawyers, accident benefits consultants and medical professionals ready to serve you.enas.
Are there time limits on making a claim?
In Ontario, your rights may be jeopardized if you don’t commence the claim process within a certain time frame. To avoid this possibility, it is critical for you to have one of our lawyers involved as soon as possible. If you are unable to travel for whatever reason, we will meet with you in the hospital or at your home. We will review your claim and start working for you immediately.
What will it cost me to file a claim?
You pay on a contingency basis. For example, if you are paid by the insurance company on settlement, then we get paid. No legal fees are charged until your case settles.
If I file a personal injury claim, what happens next?
Our team of lawyers, accident benefits consultants and health professional will work hard to resolve your claim through mediation or negotiation. If a case does go to trial, our personal injury litigators will work hard to get the results you deserve.
Will I have to go to court if I file a claim?
The simple answer is no. The majority of cases are resolved outside of court. However, The Morris Law Group prepares each and every case as if it were going to trial. Because of our reputation of preparedness for court proceedings, the insurance companies are more apt to settle without having to go to trial. If, however your case does require you to go to trial, we will first give you the option of whether you would like to proceed with the case, and if so, your legal team will work with you to make it as easy a process as possible.
How long does it typically take for a case to come to resolution?
This is dependent upon the complexity of your case: whether it goes to court or is settled and the background needed to develop a case. The average case can take 3-5 years to be resolved, from the date you retain us, to resolution. This is in your best interest: a quick settlement only benefits the insurance company.