A basic explanation of what the process entails:
Our team will do a thorough merits investigation to advise you whether your claim has merits (negligence by a third party). As your legal team, on your behalf as the plaintiff in the litigation process, we first need to prove the merits (negligence) of your matter before you qualify to claim for any damages sustained. The merits investigation entails preparing your matter for lodgement (in RAF matters) or letter of demands against other institutions.
(VALUE OF YOUR CLAIM)
We have a team of well respected and trusted experts (medical doctors and other experts) who will report on each aspect of your claim. For example, we will send you for full evaluation by an orthopaedic surgeon who will not only diagnose the injuries you sustained but most importantly report on what is the future implication of your injuries. For each aspect, depending on the injuries sustained, experts will be appointed to fully report in accordance with your injuries.
The litigation process is finalized (if not settled before the trial date) at court when the value of your claim is made an order of court.