How much will I pay my lawyer for fees?

The Preszler Law Firm’s fees are based on a percentage of the overall recovery. The fee charged is on a contingency fee basis. In other words, you will pay no fees unless we recover money for you.   We enter in a written agreement which sets out the parameters of our fee structure.  

How long will it take to settle my case?

This answer depends on the complexity of your case and the severity and permanance of your disability.  For most long term disability claims, it takes between 1-3 years in order to achieve a fair resolution. Generally, we commence a lawsuit immediatley so as to prevent further delay.  

How long do I have to sue?

The answer to this question depends on when the denial of your benefits occured and when the policy of insurance was entered into and whether the policy has been renewed.  Call our firm immediately to find out how long you have to sue. The call is completely free.

Do I have a strong case?

This is often the first question a client asks. The difficulty in answering this question is that the answer depends on the specific facts of your case. The strength of your case is largely dependent on your evidence and other written documentation. Please call our firm to discuss your case with one of our lawyers. The call is completely free.

How much will I get?

We may be able to give you a range after we become familiar with your case but predicting a specific amount is almost impossible. If your case is going to be settled without a trial, at some point we will recommend a figure that you can accept in settlement. The decision whether to accept, is your decision and yours alone.  You will be provided with a detailed explanation as to why your claim is worth what it is.

Do you represent Insurance Companies?

No, we do not act for insurance companies as we are completed dedicated to representing victims of injury and disability. 

Will the Insurance Company continue to pay my disability benefits after we settle the case?

Any future disability benefits must be included in the settlement with the insurance company. Once we have reached a settlement and the money has been paid and you have signed a release, you will receive no more payments.  This is what is referred to as a full and final settlement.

How much experience does your firm have?

Over 55 years!

Will I actually speak to a lawyer?

Our firm prides itself for ensuring that our clients speak to a lawyer either immediately or soon thereafter.