Personal Injury Attorneys in Denver, CO

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Are you looking for an aggressive personal injury attorney in Denver, Colorado?

If you or a family member has been involved in an accident that was the result of a negligent act, it is likely that you are eligible to receive compensation.

Building a legal case following an accident can be complex. It is important to hire a lawyer that is skilled and experienced in personal injury law.

Accident, Injury, Claim, and Compensation. Our personal injury attorney's job is to get you compensated for your injuries.

Medical costs and other financial responsibilities can quickly pile up, especially if your injuries have caused you to miss work and lose wages. Fortunately, there is no need for you to face this legal battle alone.

Elkus & Sisson will provide you with competent representation that you need to obtain the full amount of compensation for your medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and other available forms of relief.

When Do I Need To File a Personal Injury Claim?

Many people don’t even realize they are entitled to receive compensation for an injury. If you think you may be able to file a valid claim then you should consult with an attorney as soon as possible.

There is statute of limitations for personal injury claims in the state of Colorado. The exact amount of time that is allowed to elapse depends on the exact type of claim you will be making. In general you have between 2-3 years to file a claim.

Have You Been Injured In Any Of The Following Types Of Accidents?

Our personal injury law firm has over 15 years of experience fighting for injuries from a wide range of accidents. Our personal injury attorneys are experienced and skilled in all of the types of personal injury cases listed below.

Motor Vehicle & Car Accidents

Last year in the state of Colorado there were over 25,000 automobile accidents that resulted in injuries. In Denver alone there were 4,000 that resulted in injuries. If you have been involved in a car accident you need to document the accident and consult with an attorney. Find out what steps to take when you have been in a car accident.

Bus Accidents

Bus accidents can include public transportation such as RTD, school buses, or even private bus companies. Bus accidents tend to involve very serious injuries because of the size and amount of people involved.

The cause of bus accidents can include poorly maintained vehicles, traffic violations, bus driver negligence, and even pedestrians struck by the bus.

Find out more about how we can help you if you have suffered an injury due to a bus accident.

Construction Accidents

Construction sites can be dangerous environments that lead to serious injuries. Long term injuries, pain, and even death can be a result of negligence at a construction site. Improper training, poor machinery maintenance, recklessness, and failure to provide sufficient warnings of hazards can all be factors that help build a case for negligence on the job site. Find out more information on personal injury cases for construction workers.

Injuries from Drugs and Medical Devices

Pharmaceutical companies have a responsibility to adequately test their products and ensure they are safe for public consumption, but all too often these companies rush this process or fail to adequately warn consumers of the risks. The result can be injuries and illnesses that are long term and do not allow the victims to return to work.

Elkus & Sisson specializes in injuries caused by transvaginal pelvic mesh surgery. Injuries caused by transvaginal pelvic mesh surgery can have life-long consequences. Get more information about injuries from drugs and medical devices.

Motorcycle Accidents

Someone involved in a motorcycle accident can be extremely vulnerable. It is vital that you get representation from an attorney experienced in motorcycle accidents. These accidents tend to be more extreme that car accidents and can lead to long term injuries and loss of wages. Our team of experienced lawyers can get the compensation you need so you can focus on a full recovery.

Pedestrian and Bicycle Accidents

Victims of bicycle accidents and pedestrian accidents typically can seek damages from both the insurance company of the driver and their own medical insurance company. Find out more information about our legal services for someone injured in a pedestrian or bicycle accident.

Premises Liability

Did you know that a property owner is legally obligated to ensure that their property is safe for visitors, especially when the public will be using that property?

This is a very specific type of personal injury case the requires an experienced personal injury lawyer. Business owners, lessors of property, construction companies, and owners of private residences can all be held liable in a premises liability case.

We have extensive experience with the following types of cases:

  • Slip and fall/trip and fall incidents
  • Poor maintenance
  • Restaurants
  • Swimming pool and hot tub issues 
  • Security concerns
  • Private residences

Find more information on our premises liability legal services.

Product Liability

If you have been injured as a result of a defective product you may be eligible for compensation from the manufacturer. Many people do not realize this. The compensation can help you recover by helping to pay for lost wages, medical bills, and other costs related to your injury.

Common examples of a product liability case include faulty seatbelts, defective airbags, poor car design, defective childrens toys and furniture, just to name a few. For more information view our product liability legal services.

Trucking Accidents

Find out what steps to take and what you should do if you have been injured in an accident involving a truck. These accidents tend to be more serious, especially for the victims of the smaller automobile.

Workers Compensation

Any employee who is injured in the workplace or while carrying out duties related to his or her job is entitled to workers compensation. However, in many instances, a workers’ compensation claim is denied even when it is justified.

Here are some important recommendations when you have been injured at work. The most important thing to do is hire an attorney that is experienced with the workers’ compensation laws in Colorado.

Serious Injuries and Wrongful Death

Serious / catastrophic injuries or even wrongful death can result in severe physical, emotional, and financial strains on the victim and the victim’s family. Types of injuries in this category may include (but not limited to):

  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Back injuries
  • Loss of limbs
  • Fractures
  • Burn injuries
  • Paralysis
  • Wrongful death

Because these injuries can have life-long effects on the victim and their family it is critical to hire a law firm with the experience and skill to get you the compensation you need. Find out more about our legal services for someone who has suffered a serious injury.

More Types of Personal Injury Cases

While the categories above cover most of the types of personal injury cases, there are many more types of personal injury cases we are equipped to handle including:

  • Nursing home abuse
  • Ski accidents
  • Uninsured motor vehicle accidents
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Birth injuries
  • Aviation accidents

Personal Injury Laws in Colorado

In Colorado a victim is awarded compensation based on how at fault they were. As long as the victim is not 50% at fault they can receive compensation. For example, in a claim amount of $100,000 the victim will be awarded $100,000 if they were 0% at fault. If they found to be 20% at fault they are awarded $80,000.

There are limits to the compensation you can receive in Colorado. Find out more information on personal injury limits in Colorado.

Our In-Depth Knowledge Of Injuries Caused By Negligence

Our team of personal injury attorneys has always been on the side of the injured. We know how difficult it is to focus on your recovery while dealing with your case at the same time. When you have our representation, rest assured that we take the legal burden off your shoulder. 

Our team of personal injury attorneys are located in Greenwood Village, Colorado. We represent clients throughout the Denver metropolitan area and the entire front range including Colorado Springs to Fort Collins.

Our attorneys have high-level negotiation skills in and out of court. We are not intimidated by big insurance companies or large corporations, which means that we don’t settle for anything less than you deserve. As a client of our firm, we are here to ensure that you receive the justice and compensation that you are owed.

Client Reviews
“Steven Mandelarid has represented me in 2 personal injury cases. He won both of them and percured a good settlement for me. I have found Steve to be highly professional and effective. Many times he has gone out of his way to help me. I would and have highly recommended him to other people.”
Stephen Hunt
“Steve handled our personal injury case very professionally. Steve was caring, understanding, and made sure our daughter was treated fairly. He made our experience easy and worry free. I will defiantly recommend him.”
“Wow! I don't know where to start, as I am so impressed with Steven Theodore Mandelaris. I was involved in a accident at a restaurant and I am already disabled with a back injury. Having a back injury and involved in another accident like this, I didn't know what to expect for my care and well being. Steven came to my rescue and was able to recommend an amazing doctor who took very good care of my previous injury while making sure he was able to fix the current injury. Steven has always responded to me when I needed him whether it be by Phone or by email he was always there for me and he made sure he took care of this case right away. Steven helped me through all the ins and outs from doctors care to reimbursement for my pain and suffering. I want to send my appreciation and my high recommendation for this excellent lawyer.”
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Donald Sisson
Personal Injury Attorney at Elkus & Sisson
Donald Sisson - Personal Injury Attorney
Mr. Sisson was born in East Patchogue, New York in 1976. He attended the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York...
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Reid Elkus
Personal Injury Attorney at Elkus & Sisson
Reid Elkus - Personal Injury Attorney
As a Denver attorney, Mr. Elkus has litigated over 100 cases ranging in various matters including complex security cases, breach of contract cases, personal injury claims and criminal matters.
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Zachary Wagner
Personal Injury Attorney at Elkus & Sisson
Zachary Wagner - Personal Injury Lawyer
Zach has successfully litigated many cases to verdict in both state and federal court, and has extensive trial experience. Mr. Wagner is a member of our team of trial attorneys, and he participates in all phases of the litigation process.
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