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Trevor Ford – Personal Injury Lawyer – Calgary & Area

personal injury lawyer calgary- trevor fordTrevor Ford has been a personal injury lawyer in Calgary for over 32 years.

Trevor provides professional legal representation in the area of personal injury law, including car accident injury law, and medical malpractice law. Trevor has dedicated his entire legal career to ensuring victims and families of injury and wrongful death get proper and maximum compensation for their damages. 

When Trevor Ford takes your case, you will be represented by a professional Calgary personal injury lawyer, and you’ll pay no fees until a judgment or settlement  is reached.

If you have suffered an injury resulting from a car accident, medical malpractice, or in any way by the fault of another, you’ll want to retain a Calgary personal injury lawyer who has the necessary skills, experience, and track record to ensure your case is represented professionally.  An injury can be a life-altering event that impacts every facet of your life.  When you are searching for answers to deal with the aftermath of an injury, Trevor will provide you with straightforward advice in a manner that will inspire trust and confidence in his ability.  

When Trevor takes your case there is no fee until he recovers a settlement or judgment for you. Legal fees are paid based on a percentage of the compensation you receive; this is called a contingency fee agreement. In building a strong case on your behalf, there are costs, such as filing fees, expert reports, and witness fees. Trevor covers the cost of litigation as part of the contingency fee agreement in personal injury cases. 

Many medium and large personal injury law firms in Calgary have a staff of paralegals to handle personal injury files. This is not the case when Trevor is your lawyer. Trevor will be your main point of contact from the first meeting to the resolution of your case. There is a reason why Trevor Ford has been successful for twenty-nine years in private practice fighting against insurance companies, government, the medical system, and WCB. 

Having attained millions of dollars in damages for his clients, Trevor’s true passion remains in seeing the transformation of his client’s lives from a state of hopelessness to a promising new future.

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Trevor Ford Specializes In Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) / Car Accident Injury Law

Trevor understands that each car accident injury case is unique.  The amount of your car accident injury settlement will depend on the proper preparation of your case. Many car accident injury cases in Calgary are settled out of court. However, the amount of your settlement often depends on the level of preparation and presentation of your case.

Hiring an experienced Calgary motor vehicle accident lawyer is crucial to obtaining a fair settlement.

Understanding the strengths and weaknesses of each case, and using appropriate expert witnesses when required, provides a stronger position going into negotiations. If an appropriate settlement cannot be reached, and your case goes to court, being represented by an experienced, professional Calgary car accident injury lawyer can be vital. Trevor Ford has represented car accident injury clients at all levels of court in Alberta, he has a proven track record of success, and he can help you too. 
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Trevor Ford Specializes In Medical Malpractice Law

Medical malpractice is a specialized area of law that requires experienced legal counsel. Over Trevor Ford’s 32 year career, he has established a trustworthy reputation in medical negligence law, and is referred many cases by other Calgary law firms. Medical negligence law in Calgary is different from other areas of personal injury law, in that proving liability requires the use of expert medical witnesses.

The quality and strength of your experts will be a determining factor in the outcome of your medical malpractice case.

Medical malpractice cases in Calgary typically do not settle out of court, and many require lengthy trials. Trevor Ford has a level of experience in medical malpractice law that enables him to assess your case to determine whether it is viable before significant costs are incurred. If you have been injured or have suffered from medical malpractice or medical negligence, an experienced medical malpractice lawyer will be able to assess your case and provide advice, and legal representation.
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Trevor Ford Specializes In Wrongful Death Law

Accidents that result in fatalities often leave families and loved ones in such a state of despair that they are unable to appreciate the importance of obtaining legal counsel. Trevor Ford meets with the families and loved ones in a sensitive environment and ensures that they understand their legal rights.

Often it is necessary to investigate the acts leading to the cause of death in order to preserve evidence. There are also limitations to file claims in fatal accident situations which must be followed. Seeking information from an experienced, professional wrongful death lawyer will allow you to understand your options. 

In the aftermath of a fatal accident the dependents of the deceased are entitled to appropriate compensation. Trevor Ford has the experience and understanding required to professionally provide legal representation in wrongful death cases.

Communication is the most important part of the lawyer-client relationship. Trevor ensures that you have frequent, open, and transparent discussions about your wrongful death case.  He knows that the key to getting maximum compensation for your injury is in knowing every detail, and how your life has been affected. 

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Personal injuries that are not caused by a car accident are not covered by the Minor Injury Regulations. Damages for injuries are assessed by normal common law principles. If you have suffered an injury resulting from someone else’s negligence you should contact Trevor Ford Law.

The time limitation for commencing action in a personal injury case is governed by the Limitations Act of Alberta. Generally, you must file an action within two years of the date that you knew, or ought to have known, that you were injured as a result of another party’s actions and the injury warranted bringing a proceeding. The Limitations Act suspends the limitation date for filing in the case of minors or persons who are incapacitated. Limitations for filing are a complex area of law and failure start an action in time can be fatal to your case. If you have suffered an injury you should contact Trevor Ford without delay. 

Common Questions:

What is the time limitation for filing a personal injury lawsuit?

In Calgary, personal injury claims must abide by The Limitation Act of Alberta, which requires a proceeding to be commenced within two years from the date on which the claim was discovered. It is strongly recommended that you consult an experienced personal injury lawyer for an opinion on the limitation date for your case. Failure to file in time will result in your claim being statute barred.

If I sue for personal injuries, will I have to go to court?

The vast majority of personal injury lawsuits in Calgary are settled out of court. Trevor Ford is an experienced personal injury lawyer who will take time to properly prepare your case. If opposing counsel sees that your lawyer has a strong case and is prepared to go to trial there is a greater chance of a negotiated settlement to avoid court costs.

How can I afford to pay for a personal injury lawyer?

Trevor Ford takes personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that you will only pay a fee once you receive a settlement or judgment. The fee is calculated based on a percentage of the settlement or award. Although most cases are settled out of court, if your case proceeds to trial you will only pay a fee if you win.  

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Trevor Ford – Personal Injury Lawyer
Personal Injury Lawyer
Suite 510 – 505 – 8th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta
T2P 1G2
Phone: 403-719-0799

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