Southern California Attorneys Regularly Consult with Barry P. Goldberg as the Uninsured Motorist and Underinsured Motorist Expert
Most personal injury lawyers in Southern California handle an Uninsured Motorist case or Underinsured Motorist case from time to time. Many lawyers even boast such a skill on their websites. However, handling Uninsured Motorist and Underinsured Motorist cases is not that simple and requires an intimate knowledge of Insurance Law, Arbitration procedure and practical experience in this specialized area. Barry P. Goldberg has developed an efficient and aggressive approach to Uninsured Motorist and Underinsured motorist cases that often results in faster and better results than most.
In fact, other lawyers in Los Angeles, greater Southern California and Northern California, regularly refer to and consult with Barry P. Goldberg concerning the nuances of Uninsured Motorist and Underinsured Motorist law. As an author and frequent lecturer on the topic, Mr. Goldberg is a “go to” resource for proper claim presentation, arbitration procedure, damage demonstration and practical solutions.
Less experienced attorneys often miss the significant opportunities for early policy limits settlements in both Uninsured and Underinsured motorist cases. Further, Uninsured and Underinsured motorist cases can unnecessarily languish in the claims process while counsel and client were unaware that cases can be arbitrated or concluded within 60 to 90 days.
Uninsured and Underinsured motorist cases have many “mine fields” that the average “personal injury” lawyer may have difficulty navigating. Most in house insurance company lawyers know exactly how to exploit the inexperienced or unknowing personal injury lawyer. Those in house lawyers can defeat or limit an otherwise excellent case when matched against inexperience. See Barry’s published Article regarding Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Arbitrations.
The insurers keep track of the defense-oriented arbitrators and recommend them every time. Certain arbitrators tend to side with the insurers because they receive voluminous repeat business. It is important to find impartial arbitrators in order to level the playing field. After 28 years, Mr. Goldberg is well-known to many Southern California arbitrators and can level that playing field in many cases.
Uninsured and Underinsured motorist arbitration procedures are different than in regular third-party liability cases in many respects. Even experienced personal injury lawyers who have successfully handled many Uninsured and Underinsured motorist cases were and are unaware of these significant differences. Many lawyers are unprepared for the procedure differences when they arise all to the detriment of their clients.
Barry P. Goldberg often obtains favorable results on Uninsured and Underinsured motorist cases that others did not think were possible. Mr. Goldberg knows how to apply the maximum pressure on insurance adjusters and insurance counsel, within the confines of the law, to increase the chances of a maximum recovery.