Personal Injury

Do You Need a Personal Injury Attorney in Denver, CO?

After being injured in an accident, your next thought is more than likely, now what? Personal injury law in Colorado can be very complex. Having an experienced attorney is essential for catastrophic injury cases. Our personal injury attorneys at Denver’s Chalat Hatten & Banker come backed by a strong reputation and proven results to ensure every possible step is taken towards the best outcome for your claim. We are well-known as trustworthy attorneys specializing in everything from ski accidents to wrongful death. Whether you need a car accident attorney or one familiar with legal malpractice, you’ve come to the right place. For over three decades, we have helped accident victims get the compensation they deserve. Find out how we can help you when you schedule your free initial consultation with our friendly, experienced team.

How Do I Know if I Have a Personal Injury Case?

Personal injury is a broad legal term referring to nearly any injury caused by another party’s negligent behavior. These types of cases range from dog bites and slip-and-fall accidents to car crashes and injuries caused by defective products. If you can prove another person, group, or company’s negligence resulted in your injury, you may be able to file a claim. The best way to know your options is to reach out to a personal injury law firm. The team at Chalat Hatten & Banker will sit down with you for a free case review, in which our personal injury lawyers will determine if your claim is viable.

Well-Versed in Personal Injury Claims of All Varieties

Colorado residents count on Chalat Hatten & Banker’s personal injury attorneys for legal expertise in various types of claims. We’re proud to be the metro area’s go-to law firm for car accident attorneys, ski accident attorneys, and more. Below, you’ll find a brief summary of our primary practice areas:

Auto Accidents – Our lawyers are well-versed in accidents involving nearly any kind of motor vehicle. We’ve worked with victims of car, truck, motorcycle, bus and RTD, Uber & Lyft, and bicycle accidents.

Ski Accidents – Skiing is a popular pastime in Colorado, but it can easily become dangerous. Get in touch with our ski accident attorneys after an incident on the slopes.

Wrongful Death – If a loved one has died because of another party’s negligence, you could be entitled to compensation. We want to hold the responsible party liable.

Birth Injuries – Trauma caused during pregnancy or the birthing process often results in babies being born with cerebral palsy or Erbs (brachial) palsy. Children diagnosed with either condition require a lifetime of support. Let us help you pursue a medical malpractice claim for compensation.

Premises Liability – Property owners have a duty to ensure their property is safe for visitors. If you’ve been injured because of a property owner’s negligence, you could have a case. Speak with our premises liability attorneys right away.

Dog Bites – Our dog bite attorneys can help you hold a dog owner responsible for their pet’s harmful actions. Allow us to review your case for free.

Spinal Cord Injuries – Over our 30+ years in the legal field, we’ve helped numerous clients suffering from spinal cord injuries. Our personal injury lawyers can help you gain the compensation you need to cover medical costs, physical therapy, and more.

Traumatic Brain Injuries – Our team has specialized experience with brain injuries. We’re here to fight for victims’ rights, even up against major companies.

Medical Malpractice – We trust doctors to provide us with reliable care. But sometimes, medical professionals are negligent. Speak to our medical malpractice lawyers about your case.

Legal Malpractice – If you’ve been taken advantage of by a subpar law firm, look to our team. We can let you know if you have a case against your former attorney.

Defective Products – Damaged products can cause injuries to unsuspecting consumers. If you feel you have a case, don’t hesitate to contact our skilled product liability lawyers today.

100%
All of our lawyers are Personal Injury Representatives.
100% of cases
Firm Partners handle all of our cases.
10 years of experience
Every lawyer in the firm has over 10 years of experience handling cases.
>$150K average settlement
Cases in 2019 averaged $150k settlement values.

How This Works

Every case begins with a story and we want to hear yours. Call and you will reach a partner of the firm, probably the one who will handle your matter. We will answer your questions, explain the legal basis for a possible claim and how we can help.

A careful case review will be performed by your lawyer to assess the strengths and weaknesses of your case.  Then the conclusions of this review are presented to you in a thorough, understandable manner.

Get the Compensation You Deserve for Your Personal Injury

Whether you need a truck accident lawyer or wrongful death attorney, Chalat Hatten & Banker is here for you. Since opening our doors in 1987, we have helped many clients file and win personal injury claims. However, no two cases are identical, and results may vary. You could be entitled to reimbursement or compensation for any of the following as a result of your catastrophic injury:

  • Medical bills
  • Medication
  • Surgeries
  • Physical therapy
  • Pain and suffering
  • Disfigurement
  • Loss of quality of life
  • Lost wages
  • Reduced earning capacity
  • Property damage

Why Colorado Residents Trust Chalat Hatten & Banker

Chalat Hatten & Banker has been recognized by some of the most renowned organizations in the legal field, our peers, and satisfied clients for the consistently high quality of our work. Our attorneys place a massive emphasis on ethics. Doing what is right far outweighs any money we may earn and giving back to our community is part of our firm’s philosophy. Each year, our firm receives the Colorado Supreme Court’s Pro Bono Achievement Award, which requires each attorney to volunteer 50+ hours annually to matters benefiting financially disadvantaged clients. Our work with the Blind Vendors in the State of Colorado led to blind vendors gaining greater rights and freedoms in the operation of their facilities. All of our attorneys are also actively involved with legislation reform, specifically for ski safety. We support and sponsor many local charities and organizations, including:

  • Colorado State Bar Association’s high school mock trial program
  • Inns of Court in Denver (focused on legal ethics and professionalism)
  • Representation of low-income plaintiffs at the University of Denver’s legal clinic
  • Cause Civil Rights and Social Action (pro bono immigration legal services)
  • Legal Aid Foundation (financial support for Colorado Legal Services)
  • Local journalism, including PBS NewsHour, 5280 Magazine, Colorado Public Radio, etc.
  • Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network
  • Brain Injury Alliance Colorado
  • National Sports Center for the Disabled (NSCD)
  • Craig Foundation, specializing in brain and spinal cord injuries
  • History Colorado Center
  • RMD United States Ski and Snowboard Association
  • Ignite Adaptive Sports (winter snow sports opportunities for those with disabilities)

Reach Out to Request a Free Case Review Today

If you believe you have a personal injury case in the Denver metro area, reach out to Chalat Hatten & Banker as soon as possible. We are always happy to listen to your story and let you know if you have a viable claim. Our personal injury lawyers are dedicated to getting you the compensation you need as you work toward recovery. We welcome you to schedule a free case review in person or online. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help. Our team understands the importance of quality legal counsel during such a trying time, and we strive to continue to live up to our glowing reputation.

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