Call Our Fall River Personal Injury Lawyers For Help!
D. Robin Gouveia is the managing attorney or our Fall River office and has been representing personal injury clients in Fall River now for over 20 years. Before law school, Attorney Gouveia worked as a claims adjuster for an insurance company and this experience has helped her learn how to get excellent settlements for our clients. Our Fall River staff is committed to getting you all the money that you deserve and want you to be 100% satisfied with the way we handle your case. Remember, a good lawyer shouldn’t cost you more…they should get you more!
The office in Fall River, MA. also services the towns of Westport, Freetown, Somerset and Swansea, MA.
Injured in a Car Accident?
If you have been injured in a car accident in Fall River, Massachusetts, you may be able to collect for your medical expenses, lost wages and pain and suffering among other losses. Our firm charges the industry standard one-third (1/3) of your recovery when we settle your case. Massachusetts is a no-fault state and the laws are more complex than other states. Learn more.
Injured in a Motorcycle Accident? Call For Help!
Motorcycle accidents are often harder to win for us personal injury lawyers because the other driver often claims that they were unable to see the motorcyclist and that they were not at fault in the accident. Therefore, insurance companies tend to try to pay victims less money than what they deserve. A good Fall River motorcycle accident knows how to do the little things to help you, including whether or not you need an accident reconstruction expert in order to prove fault. Learn more.
Suffered an Injury While Working and Need Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
If you have sustained an injury while working, you may be eligible to workers’ compensation benefits to be compensated for lost earnings, medical expenses, and work training, among other losses. In some cases, you also may be eligible to attain a lump-sum settlement. We are working with expert Fall River workers’ compensation lawyers. There are no costs in advance, and fees are only collected if you get benefits. Learn more.
Sustained A Dog Bite? We Can Help!
In Massachusetts. dog owners are legally responsible if their dog bites you or a loved one and often, there is liability insurance that will cover your injuries. We want to get you money for your medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, mental anguish, scarring and other losses. We charge a contingent one-third (1/3) fee only if we get you a settlement or award. Learn more.
Denied SSD Benefits?
To be able to collect social security disability benefits, you must prove to the Federal Government that you are unable to do any type of work for at least one year. Due to decreasing funds, the Government is denying more people’s claims. Our Social Security Disability lawyers are very experienced at winning these cases and will only charge you 25% of your past due benefits if we win your case. Learn more.
Hurt in a Slip and Fall Accident?
There are a lot of old buildings in Fall River and many of them are not safe and can cause people to slip and fall. Fall River property owners are required to keep their property safe, and when they do not do so, they are considered to be negligent if someone gets hurt. Also, their liability insurance company will insure them for anyone who is injured. Unfortunately, insurance companies typically try denying these claims, as they will argue the person who fell was at fault, but a skilled personal injury lawyer knows how to get the compensation you deserve. We have gotten many of our Fall River clients cash settlements for their medical bills, lost income and pain and suffering. We charge the usual one-third (1/3) fee, but only if we win your case. Learn more.
Other Cases We Handle
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From Westport, MA:
Estimated drive time, 20 minutes
Follow MA-88 N/Main Hwy and follow the signs for I-195 W/Providence R. I. and then continue onto I-195 W. Take exit 6-7 for MA-81 S/Plymouth Ave and turn right onto Plymouth Ave. Continue onto 13th St and then turn left onto Bedford St. Our office will be on the right.
From Freetown, MA:
Estimated drive time, 30 minutes
Follow Bullock Rd North and continue onto Slab Bridge Rd and then Elm St. Turn slightly left onto MA-79 S and then turn right onto MA-24 S/MA-79 S towards Fall River. Continue on MA-24 S and then take exit 5 toward US-6/President Ave/Eastern Ave. At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit onto US-6 E/N Eastern Ave. At Bedford St take a right. Our office is on the right.
From Somerset, MA:
Estimated drive time, 20 minutes
Follow MA-138 S and turn right and take the ramp to Fall River/Tiverton RI. Continue on US-6 E and follow signs for Fall River S. Continue straight onto Cavol St and then make a sharp left turn to stay on Davol St. Turn right onto Turner St and then right onto Durfee St. Turn left onto Bank St and then turn right onto Seabury St and then right onto Bedford St. Our office is on the right.
From Swansea, MA:
Estimated drive time, 15 minutes
Follow Lees River Ave and turn left onto Wilber Ave. Take the on-ramp for I-195 E and take exit 6-7 to MA-81 N/Plymouth Ave. Turn left onto MA-81 N/Plymouth Ave. Continue on 13th St and then left onto Bedford St. Our office is on the right.