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Canton Personal Injury Lawyers

Protecting the Rights of Clients Throughout Georgia

If you have been injured in an accident, an injury lawyer from Hasty Pope, LLP can help. Our firm has the experience, knowledge, and resources necessary to help you fight for financial compensation for your medical costs, loss of wages, and pain and suffering.

After an accident, the at-fault party is responsible for any resulting damages. Our team can help determine liability in your case and work tirelessly to hold the liable parties accountable for their actions.

Why Hire Hasty Pope, LLP?

  • 150+ years of combined experience
  • Free consultations
  • Millions of dollars recovered
  • Hundreds of cases taken to trial

Our team has won over $100 million for our clients! Find out how we can help you during a free consultation: (770) 741-1951.

  • $150,000 Rear-End Collision Involving Negligent Driver
  • $1,300,000 Motor Vehicle Accidents

    A 49 year-old was injured when a driver ran a red light causing a collision. The client suffered injuries to his head, face, neck, shoulder, and knee requiring multiple surgeries and procedures.

  • 1 million Total Policy Limits Paid

    Our client sustained serious injuries to his low back, requiring several injections.

    What is a Personal Injury Claim?

    A personal injury claim is a legal dispute that typically arises when one person suffers an injury or harm that was caused by an accident or injury and another individual or party may be legally responsible for causing the harm. The responsible party will compensate the person who is injured for damages such as medical bills, pain and suffering and more.

    How Personal Injury Claims Work

    Personal injury claims typically start off with a demand letter from the plaintiff (the injured party seeking compensation from another party that they feel is liable for the harm). The demand letter requests payment for damages. If the insurance company does not pay or they cannot reach a compromise with the plaintiff, then a personal injury lawsuit may begin.

    • Millions Recovered For Our Clients
      We’ve taken hundreds of cases to trial and recovered more than $100 million for our clients.
    • 150 Years of Combined Experience
      We are proud to be a family-run law firm with more than 150 years of combined experience.
    • Georgia's Choice for Personal Injury Law
      Our firm has been helping injured individuals across North Georgia fight for a fair recovery since 1953.
    • We Advocate for You From Start to Finish
      Let us advocate for you – from the time of your accident to your final verdict or settlement.

    Do You Have Grounds for a Personal Injury Claim?

    In Georgia, you may have grounds to file a personal injury claim if you were injured and suffered damages due to another person or party’s negligent or wrongful conduct.

    There are several elements you must prove to bring a claim:

    • The Duty of Care: The first element of a personal injury claim is establishing that another person or party owed you a duty of care. A duty or care is a legal responsibility to act reasonably and take acceptable measures to avoid causing injury to others.
    • Breach of the Duty of Care: Next, you must prove that the person or party who owed you a duty of care failed to uphold it. Typically, proving that the duty of care was breached involves proving that the other person or party acted negligently or wrongfully.
    • Causation: You will also need to prove that the breach of the duty of care was the proximate cause of your injuries and damages. In other words, if the other person or party had not been negligent or acted wrongfully, you would not have been injured or harmed.
    • Damages: Lastly, to bring a personal injury claim, you must establish that you suffered damages due to the other person or party’s breach of the duty of care. Damages can be economic or non-economic and may include things like medical expenses, lost income, and pain and suffering.

    At Hasty Pope, LLP, our Canton personal injury lawyers can evaluate your potential case to determine if you have grounds for a claim. We often work with a team of investigators and other experts to ascertain how an accident or traumatic event happened, as well as who is liable.

    • "Jon Pope is a great attorney. He has a great team at his office and is an honest, honorable person who is very family orientated."
      Jon Pope is a great attorney. He has a great team at his office and is an honest, honorable person who is very family orientated.
    • "I would highly recommend Tom and Hannah to anyone"
      They both did a great job informing me updates of the case, giving advice where needed and making sure all legal aspects were covered.
      - Nathan
    • "Jon and his team were proficient, hardworking on my case, caring to know how I felt during the time before and after my car accident."
      My Boys were clients of Jonathan Pope! I am extremely grateful for everything he did for me and my family.
      - Sabrine F.
    • "My experience with Hasty Pope has been wonderful."
      My experience with Hasty Pope has been wonderful. Hasty Pope was very honest with me in terms of all legal actions that have taken place.
      - Blake H.
    • "This firm provides nothing short of excellence!"
      This firm provides nothing short of excellence! Tom Pope and his team did an amazing job.
      - Keisha B.
    • "I was very happy with their service and the outcome of my case and would recommend Hasty Pope to anyone seeking legal advice"
      I was very happy with their service and the outcome of my case and would recommend Hasty Pope to anyone seeking legal advice
      - Holly C.
    • "Thank you John & Kirsten"
      I’ve experienced many firms, this is definitely the most professional by far! Took my case the same day when no one else would even look into it. I was always informed and updated.
      - Vanessa
    • "Tom Pope is very professional, well mannered and honest."
      Tom Pope is very professional, well mannered and honest. He has a positive, faith-filled attitude and has always treated me with respect and compassion.

      Collective Credentials

      • Super Lawyers
      • Georgia Trend Legal Elite
      • AV rating
      • ABA GTLA
      • state bar of Georgia
      • AAJ Top 100
      • MultiMillion Dollar
      • Million Dollar

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