$73.21 Million Verdict Birth Injury
The Buckingham & Vega legal team secured a $73.21 million verdict on behalf of a baby who was catastrophically injured due to the negligence of their doctor and medical team.
Record-Setting $72 Million Verdict Birth Injury
The Buckingham & Vega team obtained a $72 Million verdict in a birth injury case when an OB/ GYN failed to properly monitor the mom during pregnancy.
$16 Million Truck Accident
Buckingham & Vega obtained a $16 million settlement in a truck accident case. The truck driver was speeding and inattentive (texting) and crashed into the rear of a pickup truck stopped at a stoplight.
$14 Million Dram Shop Liability
Our team obtained a $14 million dram shop verdict on behalf of a client who was injured due to negligence.
13 Million Work Injury
Buckingham & Vega represented an oilfield worker who was killed when their company failed to properly train its employees on how to safely move waste bins. Our client was killed when he became trapped between two bins.
13 Million Truck Accident
Our team secured a 13 million settlement in a truck accident case. An eighteen-wheeler made an unsafe turn in front of a car driven by a grandmother and her family. The grandmother was killed and the family suffered severe injuries.
Cases Our Rio Rancho, NM Personal Injury Lawyers Handle
Personal injury law covers a variety of areas. We have skilled attorneys who can help you with your case. Some of the common cases that we handle include the following:
- Car Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Premises Liability
These types of accidents, whether it’s from someone operating a motor vehicle, or someone who was responsible for another’s health or wellbeing, can all cause accidents that take seconds, but the consequences can be much longer.
If you’re dealing with injuries that will not fully heal or have a disability that will affect your job, our lawyers will stand up for you. Catastrophic injuries are serious and you deserve to have an experienced attorney fight for you to get fair compensation.
Even if your injuries will heal, you can still have significant obstacles in between you and getting back to your everyday life. Our lawyers understand how each client’s case will be unique, as well as how they were affected, and how these details factor into their lives. We’ll go over what happened in your case so we know your side of the story, and we can get to work in helping you.
Have Rio Rancho, NM Personal Injury Lawyers on Your Side
Shortly after an accident, or when you’re coming forward with a claim, a representative from the insurance company may get in contact with you. Insurance adjusters will likely seek out information about what happened and your injuries and damages, and offer you a settlement for your claim. While this seems straightforward, this is not the best way to protect your rights or best interests.
The insurance adjuster is not on your side. They are looking out for the insurance company’s bottom line, which will involve paying you less than you deserve. Accepting that settlement could lead to financial difficulties when it’s time to pay for future medical bills or medical equipment. They can get this information when you make official statements, but you may not realize that you’re making one. If you’re contacted, our Rio Rancho, NM personal injury lawyers can work with them so your claim isn’t put in jeopardy.
Your personal injury attorney will investigate every injury, every loss, and take how long these will affect you into account. Your compensation should cover all that you’ve suffered and not put you in a position of hardship in the future. Let’s take a look at the components that can make up your compensation.
What Will Your Personal Injury Lawyer Fight for You to Recover?
After your accident, the costs of what happened can start to take hold. The financial losses and injuries are enough to deal with on their own, let alone taking legal action. With representation from Rio Rancho, NM personal injury lawyers, we’ll handle your case and you can focus on treatment.
Our investigation will allow us to find the total injuries and losses that you’ve suffered from the accident. Those damages usually fall under one of two categories: