Portner & Shure now has a brand new fully operational and fully-staffed office in Frederick, Maryland. This allows our clients in Frederick and other surrounding counties to easily access our attorneys and paralegals in an office that is conveniently located for them.
Frederick has been the fastest growing city in Maryland, with the population jumping nearly 25% since 2000. Another important distinction is the huge jump in the Hispanic community population over the same period. The number of Spanish speaking people in Frederick has quadrupled, and now comprises 7% of the total population in Frederick County, Maryland. Portner & Shure’s Spanish speaking paralegals will be able to assist anyone who speaks Spanish and have been injured in an automobile accident or needs help defending criminal charges such as DUI, assault, and theft. Portner & Shure attorneys have been working with clients in the Hispanic community for over 25 years in Maryland and Virginia, and want to expand our presence in Frederick.
We continue to point out the three most important things to remember in order to maximize your recovery in your accident injury case in Frederick, Maryland. First, you must set your defense when dealing with the insurance companies. While it may seem like the insurance company is on your side and working for you, they are only worried about two things: settling your claim as quickly as possible and paying as little money as possible for your claim. The best thing to do is not speak to the insurance company. Second, you must go on offense and you cannot just sit back and let things happen on their own. You must seek treatment when you are injured in an accident because, in order to battle the billion dollar insurance companies, you need medical documents to be able to show the extent of your injuries. Third, it is necessary to have a top-of-the-line case management system. You need a firm that communicates with you on a regular basis to keep you updated on everything going on. You need a firm that has numerous offices that are easily accessible. And you need a law firm with a staff that is reachable all the time in order to answer any questions you may have.