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Trusted Knoxville Auto Accident Attorneys Fighting for the Rights of the Injured

Providing quality legal services to car crash victims throughout Tennessee

Americans love their automobiles. Whether commuting back and forth to work, running errands or driving for recreation, we spend a lot of time in our cars, trucks and SUVs. While many technological advances are making cars safer, car wrecks continue to be one of the leading causes of injury and death in the U.S. Each year, millions of Americans are treated in emergency departments for injuries suffered in car crashes.

If you or someone you care about has suffered a serious injury in a Knoxville car crash, you need a dependable attorney who will fight for your right to fair compensation. The Knoxville auto accident lawyers at Rocky McElhaney Law Firm are here to offer legal support while you heal and rebuild your life after a serious injury. We investigate the wreck and we stop at nothing to make sure that you receive the compensation you deserve.

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Types of motor vehicle accident cases we handle

By their very nature, car wrecks are unexpected and they can disrupt your life completely. Whether you were involved in a rear-end collision, a broadside collision, a drunk driving accident or a multi-car crash, our attorneys have the knowledge and experience to represent your interests and fight for fair compensation in cases such as:

  • Auto accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents

The state of Tennessee experienced a decrease from 995 traffic fatalities in 2013 to 962 in 2014. In 2014, there were 45,348 injuries in traffic incidents, which is down from 45,605 injuries in 2013 according to the Tennessee Department of Homeland Security. All of these types of motor vehicle wrecks, whether they are caused by distracted driving, speeding or failure to yield, each one causes thousands of dollars in property damage, injuries and death.

How can a Knoxville auto wreck attorney help my case?

An experienced Knoxville auto accident attorney from the Rocky McElhaney Law Firm can help you with the following after you have suffered a serious injury:

  • Full investigation of the crash
  • Procurement of medical and hospital records
  • Provide legal guidance with regard to your options
  • File a lawsuit against the negligent driver
  • Negotiate with the insurance company
  • Fight for the best settlement to compensate you for your injuries

What types of damages might I be able to recover after a car crash in Knoxville?

When you have been hurt in an auto wreck you file a claim, your settlement might include compensation for the following types of damages:

  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost income
  • Diminished earning capacity
  • Disfigurement
  • Significant mental anguish

If you have never before been injured in a car crash, in Knoxville and you are unfamiliar with how a personal injury lawsuit or claim works, the attorneys of Rocky McElhaney Law Firm are ready to sit down and discuss your case today. We are here to answer any question you might have about the approximate value of your case, and what you might expect if we settle or pursue litigation. At the Rocky McElhaney Law Firm in Knoxville, we fight for you and we do not stop until we get the compensation you deserve.

The severity of your injuries and how long it might take for them to heal are some of the factors involved with determining the amount of an accident settlement. We know how to negotiate with insurance companies and we know the value of your claim. We are prepared to put all of our experience to work on your behalf.

Fighting for the rights of car crash victims in Knoxville and throughout Tennessee

The legal team at the Rocky McElhaney Law Firm is proud to serve the people of Knoxville by providing clients with comprehensive care and counsel after a car wreck. If your injuries were caused by a negligent or dangerous driver’s actions, we may be able to help. You are welcome to schedule a free initial consultation at our office. Please call 888.619.4765 or fill out our contact form.

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“You and your staff again are amazing…”

"As much as I love all the "thank you's" my friend is giving me for recommending you, I of course cannot take all the credit. You and your staff again are amazing and when I can, I wil refer you always. My friend is overwhelmed (her exact words) for how well you took care of her and her daughter."

Kerry W.

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Kerry W.

"As much as I love all the "thank you's" my friend is giving me for recommending you, I of course cannot take all the credit. You and your staff again are amazing and when I can, I wil refer you always. My friend is overwhelmed (her exact words) for how well you took care of her and her daughter."

“…You are not just a number, but a name.”

"5 stars! This is the greatest Law firm I have ever seen. They make you feel like you are being taken care of and you are not just a number, but a name. They are very concerned with your every need. Rocky we love your LAW FIRM!!"

Mary T.

Rocky McElhaney Law Firm
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2015-02-06T16:39:44+00:00

Mary T.

"5 stars! This is the greatest Law firm I have ever seen. They make you feel like you are being taken care of and you are not just a number, but a name. They are very concerned with your every need. Rocky we love your LAW FIRM!!"

“Rocky McElhaney Law Firm went above and beyond the call of duty “

"5 stars! To whom it may concern: Rocky McElhaney Law Firm went above and beyond the call of duty when it came to handling my case. Rocky McElhaney and Russell Belk were there for me 100% of the way."

Linda S.

Rocky McElhaney Law Firm
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2015-02-06T15:34:24+00:00

Linda S.

"5 stars! To whom it may concern: Rocky McElhaney Law Firm went above and beyond the call of duty when it came to handling my case. Rocky McElhaney and Russell Belk were there for me 100% of the way."

“I would like to express my sincere gratitude…”

"5 stars! I would like to express my sincere gratitude to you and all the attorneys who handled my case from The Rocky McElhaney Law Firm for your excellent representation in my case. Words cannot express my heartfelt thanks for your outstanding professionalism, expertise, and legal consultation."

Eddie H.

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2015-02-06T16:39:03+00:00

Eddie H.

"5 stars! I would like to express my sincere gratitude to you and all the attorneys who handled my case from The Rocky McElhaney Law Firm for your excellent representation in my case. Words cannot express my heartfelt thanks for your outstanding professionalism, expertise, and legal consultation."

“Rocky McElhaney Law firm is filled with great people…”

"5 stars! If you’re looking for a team of great attorney’s, then you’ve reached the ones and no longer need to search. Rocky McElhaney Law firm is filled with great people that are empathetic, and will fight for you like they are fighting for themselves! Call them up and see for yourselves!"

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2015-02-06T16:37:49+00:00

Phillip H.

"5 stars! If you’re looking for a team of great attorney’s, then you’ve reached the ones and no longer need to search. Rocky McElhaney Law firm is filled with great people that are empathetic, and will fight for you like they are fighting for themselves! Call them up and see for yourselves!"

“We could never begin to thank you for all of your help.”

"We could never begin to thank you for all of your help. We always refer folks to you and will continue as you are, “The Man!” We treasure your friendship and are so proud to say that Rocky McElhaney is our lawyer!"

Bobby and Beck P.

Rocky McElhaney Law Firm
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2015-02-06T15:33:42+00:00

Bobby and Beck P.

"We could never begin to thank you for all of your help. We always refer folks to you and will continue as you are, “The Man!” We treasure your friendship and are so proud to say that Rocky McElhaney is our lawyer!"
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