DUI Accident Lawyer in Las Vegas
We Fight for Victims of Drunk Driving Accidents
Drunk driving is a serious crime with harsh penalties, but these legal consequences are not always fair restitution for DUI accident victims. Throughout the nation, local, state, and federal agencies have cracked down on motorists who drive under the influence of alcohol. Even still, Nevada has some of the highest DUI rates in the nation, accounting for thousands of arrests and about 100 deaths each year.
Did you know…
- Approximately 10,000 people die in DUI accidents every year.
- About 31% of all traffic fatalities are caused by drunk driver.
- 76 underage Nevada drivers were arrested for drunk driving in 2012.
- An estimated 10,000+ Nevada drivers are arrested for DUI each year.
If you suffered an injury or the loss of a loved one in a drunk driving accident, you have the right to hold the negligent party accountable. Contact the Las Vegas DUI accident lawyers from Shook & Stone to learn more about your legal rights and options after an avoidable collision. Initial consultations are always free, and we handle our cases on a "no fee unless we win" policy. Learn more about our fee agreement here.
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What You're Entitled to After an Drunk Driving Accident
You have the right to pursue compensation for financial and noneconomic damages. Financial damages include:
- Medical Bills & Continuing Care
- Missed Wages
- Property Damage
- Funerary Costs (for Wrongful Death)
The term "noneconomic damages" refers to financially incalculable damages. For example, you may be entitled to compensation for pain and suffering. If you lost a loved one in a drunk driving accident, you can sue for wrongful death. Wrongful death compensation can entail lost consortium, lost companionship, etc. A skilled drunk driving accident lawyer can help you recover full compensation for your suffering.
Aggressive DUI Accident Representation in Las Vegas
At Shook & Stone, we are aggressive legal advocates for our clients. We believe that a successful personal injury claim or lawsuit starts with the right legal counsel. That's why our team always strives to ensure that justice is served for every case that we handle. During the legal process, we want you to focuses on healing, spending time with your loved ones, and making a full recovery. With Shook & Stone on your side, you can have peace of mind knowing that your case is in good hands.
You can trust our lawyers to always seek the settlement that you need and deserve. We will never pressure you to accept unfair compensation, even if it means litigating your case. With more than 85 years' experience handling accident cases, our team is more than ready to help you. If a drunk driver is responsible for your suffering, contact the Las Vegas DUI accident attorneys at our firm today.