Columbus GA Personal Injury Lawyer

Experience, Compassion and Personalized Service

personal injury lawyer John MartinIf you or a loved one has suffered an injury or been harmed by someone’s negligence, contact Columbus, Georgia Personal Injury Lawer John Martin at the Martin Law Firm for assistance with any of the following:

  • Car Accidents »

    Dealing with the impacts of a car accident can be a confusing and overwhelming time.  In addition to addressing the physical injuries and property damage, you must also consider how you will manage the medical bills, loss of income, loss of quality of life, and dealing with the insurance company. If you were injured or lost a loved one due to the negligent actions of another driver, please do not hesitate to contact us today. We know that time is of the essence and we will work hard to protect your interests and get you the compensation that you deserve. Please call us today for your free consultation. More…

  • Truck Accidents »

    Accidents involving semi-trucks are more likely to result in serious, life threatening and fatal injuries than any other accident. This can be a difficult time to deal with emotionally in addition to managing all of the medical bills, insurance, and lost wages. It is particularly important to seek legal counsel quickly following a truck accident in order to ensure preservation of evidence. If you were injured or lost a loved one due to the negligent driver of a semi-truck, tractor trailer, commercial truck, or bus, please do not hesitate to contact us today. More…

  • Drunk Driving Accidents »

    If you have been injured or lost a loved one as a result of a drunk driver, it is important that you seek legal counsel in a timely manner to ensure that all evidence will be preserved and your rights will be protected. Victims of drunk drivers are also entitled to punitive damages. These are damages that extend beyond reimbursement for damages or injuries suffered and are used to punish the driver for their egregious conduct in an effort to discourage them from repeating that behavior. We will work hard to ensure that drunk drivers will be held accountable for their actions and compensate you for the expenses necessary on your road to recovery. More…

  • Workers’ Compensation »

    Work related injuries are often severe and result in serious injuries and disabilities that may result in high medical bills and lost time from work. Worker compensation laws are complex and require that certain steps be taken in order to apply for these benefits. For example, you must notify your employer of your accident within 30 days. Failure to abide by these rules in a timely manner could result in your claim being denied. Therefore, it is essential to have someone with the legal knowledge and experience  in worker’s compensation during this difficult time. We are here to guide and assist you throughout the entire process. We will ensure that all deadlines are met and the proper paperwork is filed to get you the compensation that you need to cover your expenses. More…

  • Back & Spinal Cord Injuries »

    While back injuries are one of the most common injuries we face, the majority of back injuries cause permanent damage or disability. This damage can range from occasional back pain to paralysis. It is important that you seek medical attention in a timely manner to ensure a proper diagnosis and prevent further injury. We work with medical experts to ensure that you gain a comprehensive understanding of the full extent of your injuries and receive the medical attention that you need. Let us work to get you the compensation needed to cover the medical bills, pain and suffering, and other expenses. More…

  • Head & Neck Injuries »

    Head and neck injuries can result in extensive permanent damage that can drastically change a person’s life. After a head or neck injury, tasks that were once easy and effortless can now become difficult or impossible to complete. A once active and healthy person can quickly become dependent on others for even the simplest tasks. Other injuries can result in little to no symptoms with an injury that may go undetected for years. The severity of damages to the head and neck will vary greatly from person to person and depend on the type of injury. More…

  • Wrongful Death »

    Dealing with the death of a loved one is always a difficult time, but is even more challenging when you know that their life was taken as a result of another’s negligent actions. Our experienced and compassionate staff will work to recover medical and funeral expenses, lost income, lost benefits, and lost companionship so you can move forward with your life. More…

  • Suing Your Own Insurance Company »

    Unfortunately, insurance companies may not always be there when you need them. Our firm offers compassionate, knowledgeable, and experienced legal expertise to assist you when your insurance company is not living up to the terms of your policy by:

    • denying payment of a legitimate claim,
    • failing to properly investigate damage resulting in a claim,
    • discounting the amount of a claim without just cause,
    • requesting unnecessary information to process your claim, or
    • delaying payments of legitimate claims.

    If your insurance company acts in bad faith by delaying or denying a claim that you rightly deserve, please do not hesitate to contact us today. More…