How to Get the Most Money from a Car Accident

If you’ve been in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be wondering what kind of compensation you’re entitled to, and more importantly, the amount you’ll be awarded. Much of the time, car insurance companies will try to lowball injured accident victims with low settlement offers.

Don’t let the …

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Employee Spotlight – Monica Schumacher

Meet Monica Schumacher, Lead Work Comp Legal Assistant.

What is your favorite quote?

“If you want something you’ve never had, then you’ve got to do something you’ve never done.”

If given the chance, who would you like to be for a day and why?

Diana, aka Wonder Woman. She is BA.

If you could …

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No-Fault vs. At-Fault Automobile Insurance Liability

When it comes to automobile insurance liability in a car accident, many people are confused by the terms “no fault” and “at fault.” Knowing the difference will help you understand how to proceed and what to expect after a car accident. At Patterson Legal Group, our team thoroughly understands the …

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Car Accident, Compensation, and Costs

Immediately after a car accident you know to call for medical assistance and notify the relatives of anyone who may be injured. You should then call the police, make a report of the accident and also make a claim with the insurance company. But is that really all that you …

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How Much Is My Case Worth?

“How much is my car wreck worth?” is a question that crosses many people’s minds after they’ve been in a car accident. The answer to that question is complex and multifaceted. Thankfully, Patterson Legal Group has extensive experience getting our clients maximum compensation from insurance companies. Here’s a breakdown of …

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The Kansas City Star Interviews Attorney Gary Patterson

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The Kansas City Star interviews attorney Gary Patterson regarding his work on behalf of the victims of a horrific crash involving two tractor-trailers and three passenger vehicles along Interstate 70 in July of 2017.–Patterson and other lawyers for the victims’ surviving family members spent close to a year investigating the …

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Compensation for Your Pain and Suffering

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Victims of an accident can experience physical pain and psychological distress. This pain and suffering can negatively impact a person’s life for a significant period of time after the incident occurs.

Here’s an example of how pain and suffering can affect a person’s life after they’ve been hurt in wreck in …

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Heroes on the Water Named April’s Non-Profit Hero in Topeka

The Patterson Legal Group was honored to have Heroes on the Water as this month’s Non-Profit Hero in the Topeka area!
Heroes on the Water offer therapeutic programs for veterans, active-duty military, first responders and their families. Their mission is to help warriors relax, rehabilitate and reintegrate through outdoor activities.
Thank you so much …

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“No-Fault”— What Does It Mean?

If you are in an accident in Kansas, the policeman on scene may tell you that you are in a no-fault state. Now what does that mean for you? Does that mean you can’t collect money from the other driver?

No. What this means is that, by law, regardless of who …

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