Skip to main content

Portland Personal Injury Lawyers

After an accident, we know you have questions. The Portland personal injury attorneys at Swanson, Lathen, Prestwich, P.C. are here to answer them and guide your journey to justice. Start with a consultation — it’s completely free, confidential, and carries no obligation.

Schedule a Free Consultation
background image of box outlines
Person sitting next to car after accident on cell phone

Portland’s Trusted Legal Advocates

As Oregon’s biggest city, Portland sits tucked between the Willamette and Columbia Rivers in the state’s northwest corner. Even though Portland’s green cityscape and picturesque views make it a great place to live, accidents happen here every day. No matter where you live in the City of Roses, we are Portland’s experienced personal injury lawyers who can tackle your case. As proud Oregonians, our legal team is here to help you find hope once again.

Let Us Help Win Your Case

If you’ve suffered an injury, you need an ally who has sought and won justice before; our Portland law firm will bring over 60 years of experience and successful verdicts and settlements to your case. We can start working for you right away — at no cost. Zero upfront legal fees are how we help you find the justice you deserve regardless of your ability to pay. If you’re looking for answers after an injury in the Portland metro area that has upended your life, let us help. Learn more about our Portland, Oregon car accident attorney services.

Photo of Salem Injury Attorneys - Brian Lathen and Travis Prestwich
background image of box outlines
background image of box outlines
woman in blue dress talks on phone with personal injury attorney in parking lot

What is My Car Accident Case Worth?

Determining the value of your car accident case can be a complex process that requires careful consideration of various factors. At SLP Injury Law, our experienced personal injury attorneys have successfully handled numerous car accident cases and can provide you with an estimate of the potential worth of your claim.

When evaluating the value of a car accident case, several factors come into play. These include the severity of your injuries, the impact on your daily life and ability to work, the medical expenses incurred, and the long-term implications of the injuries. Additionally, factors such as liability, insurance coverage, and any shared fault may also affect the amount you can recover.

SLP has achieved impressive results for our clients in car accident cases. In one case, we secured a $11 million settlement for a client who suffered severe injuries in an auto accident due to a defective tire. We’ve also won over one million dollars in several motorcycle accident cases.

If you’re curious about the potential value of your car accident case, we encourage you to view our case results page, where you can find more examples of successful outcomes we have achieved for our clients. Understanding the potential worth of your case is crucial in ensuring you receive fair compensation for your injuries, and our skilled attorneys are here to guide you through every step of the legal process. Contact us today for a free consultation.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a Portland injury attorney?

In most cases, a personal injury attorney will take your case at no upfront cost to you. Portland is no exception. If you hire a car accident attorney in Portland, you likely won’t pay anything out of pocket. The law firm and lawyer will take their compensation as a percentage of the final settlement or award after they win your case.

Do I need a personal injury attorney?

If you’re experiencing physical, emotional, or mental pain or discomfort stemming from an incident that someone else helped cause, you may have a case. Come talk to us. We offer free consultations so we can discuss your case and let you know if pursuing a lawsuit is your best option.

What are some things to look for in an injury attorney?

Choosing the right attorney can make a massive difference in the outcome of your case. Choose an attorney with experience handling car accident cases that involve personal injury. Go with a law firm that gives your case to actual attorneys, not paralegals. Finally, choose an attorney who will be open and honest with you about the prospects of your case.

An Award-Winning Portland Firm

Swanson, Lathen, Prestwich, P.C. have the distinction of being a proven Oregon law firm, thanks to top rankings and coveted awards from independent publications and organizations.

Rising Stars -
Distinguished - Martindale-Hubbell
Top 100 - The National Trial Lawyers
Rated by Super Lawyers
Best Lawyers - Best Law Firms Badge
High Ethical Standing Badge
5 Years Badge - Super Lawyers
Distinguished - Martindale-Hubbell

SLP Law in the News

Injury attorney meeting with client and spouseCar AccidentsInjuriesPersonal Injury Accidents
August 2, 2023

What to look for in a personal injury attorney

After you’ve been the victim of an accident or injury that wasn’t your fault, the best thing you can do is…
3D illustration of a golden stamp where it is written the text expert witness. Legal expertise.Legal QuestionsPersonal Injury Accidents
August 15, 2022

Expert Witnesses in Personal Injury Cases

Expert witnesses can win or lose your personal injury case. Whether helping to verify a claim for the injured party or…
Swanson Lathen Prestwich personal injury law firmLegal QuestionsPersonal Injury Accidents
July 28, 2022

What To Do After An Injury

You Do Not Have To Walk Through The Aftermath Alone What happens in the moments, days and weeks after an accident…

Let Us Help You

We offer free consultations to all prospective clients and if we take your case on, there is no fee unless we win. Let us know how we can help you!