Car Accident Lawyer iN Modesto

Modesto Car Accident Attorneys
The Modesto Car Accident Lawyers at Steven A. Fabbro can help after an accident

Were you recently involved in a car accident? If so, you may be wondering what to do next. Who's going to pay for your medical expenses? What about your lost income?

At our law firm, we understand just how overwhelming the aftermath of an accident can be, especially when you have suffered a serious injury, so we encourage you to put our three decades of legal experience to work for you.

If you've been involved in a car accident in Modesto, call Law Offices of Steven A. Fabbro . Schedule a free initial consultation.

Why Choose Our Car Accident Attorneys in Modesto, CA?

  • More than $350 Million Won for Clients
  • No Recovery, No Legal Fees
  • Northern CA Super Lawyers®
  • Top-rated Ethics (AV Preeminent® Rated)

How to Build a Strong Car Accident Claim

The fact is that no one is ever prepared for an accident. Fortunately, there are steps that you can take to help yourself prepare for the process ahead.

By keeping the following tips in mind after an accident, you can help our car accident attorney build a more effective claim on your behalf:

#1: Get Medical Attention as Soon as Possible

Regardless of how minor your injuries may appear to be, it is imperative that you seek medical attention after a crash. In some cases, symptoms may not appear for days or even weeks, but prompt medical treatment can help you to prevent an injury from getting worse. Secondly, legitimate medical records of your injuries will be valuable to your accident claim.

#2: Document the Scene of the Accident

If you are able, it is highly recommended that you snap a few pictures of the scene of the accident—even if you only have a cell phone handy. You should also write down everything that you can remember about the accident before details become unclear. Finally, if any witnesses were present, you may also want to write down their contact information.

#3: Keep a Record of Accident-Related Expenses

When filing an insurance claim or pursuing a personal injury lawsuit, it is important to have a clear understanding of just how many expenses were incurred as a result of the accident. You should keep track of all accident-related expenses—including things like medical bills, rental car expenses, lost income, mileage for doctors' appointments, etc.

#4: Talk to a Modesto Car Accident Attorney

One of the most important things that you can do for yourself is to get the help of an experienced lawyer. You need someone who is compassionate, yet aggressive—someone who has dealt with this area of the law before and is ready to help you fight for just compensation. You need our firm. With more than 35 years of legal experience, we have what it takes to fight big insurance companies on your behalf. Let us help you fight for justice.

What Is The Statute of Limitations in California?

In the state of California, there is a two-year deadline to file a car accident claim, also referred to as the statute of limitations. This means you have two years from the date of your injury or you may lose your right to compensation.

Is California a "Fault" State?

California is a "fault" state when it comes to auto insurance. What this means is when an accident happens both parties file an insurance claim. Whoever is at fault for the accident is the one responsible for paying damages.

In a "no-fault" state, an accident victim would file with their own insurance to receive compensation. Fault does not need to be determined in order to get compensation.

This is why filing claims in a fault state can be a more complex process When an insurance company is determining fault, they often put a lot of weight on the police report, if one exists. An attorney can also launch an investigation to determine fault.

Have you or someone you love been in a car accident in Modesto? Call (209) 803-5117 or contact us online for your free consultation.

Comparing Modesto Car Accident Lawyers? Put 35+ Years' Experience to Work for You

Attorney Fabbro has already recovered more than $350 million in damages on behalf of victims like yourself, so you can trust that your case will be in highly qualified hands when you turn to our firm for help.

We can help with almost all types of car accident cases, including the following:

  • Commercial truck accidents
    Given their size and weight commercial trucks are heavily regulated in order to try to avoid accidents on the road. All too often, however, truckers or their company’s break these rules, putting other drivers at risk. Learn more about how our team can help you if you have been involved in a truck accident today.
  • Distracted or negligent drivers
    Distracted driving is becoming more and more of a problem in today’s society. If you have been hit by a negligent driver, our firm is ready to help you today! Read more about how our firm can help you by reading our distracted driving accidents page.
  • Intoxicated drivers
    Unfortunately, driving while under the influence is becoming more common and causing more and more injuries and fatalities as the years go on. If you have been the victim of intoxicated driving, learn more about how our firm can help you today. Consultations are always free.
  • Pedestrian or bicyclist accidents
    Pedestrians and cyclists have rights while on the road, however, some drivers fail to follow the law putting others at risk. Learn more about California law and how our firm can help you today.

Now, you may be asking yourself, "How can I afford to hire a lawyer?" When you come to the Law Offices of Steven A. Fabbro, you won't be expected to pay for our legal services unless we win your case. This means that you won't need to pay anything up front, or even out-of-pocket. If we are able to favorably resolve your claim, our fee would simply come out of the award. Call (209) 803-5117 to learn more!

Helping You Pursue Maximum Compensation After an AccidentModesto car accident attorneys can help after you've been involved in a serious accident

In our opinion, you should never try to take on the insurance company on your own. Although they may appear to be "on your side," their only objective is to settle your claim for as little money as possible. For this reason, you should not hesitate to safeguard your rights by retaining the help of a Modesto car accident lawyer from the very beginning. We understand how insurance companies operate, so you can trust that we are well-equipped to pursue just compensation.

We can help you pursue financial damages for your:

  • Medical expenses
  • Rehabilitation treatments
  • Lost earnings and lost future income
  • Out-of-pocket expenses
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress
  • Property damage & rental car costs

Even if the insurance company has offered you a seemingly reasonable settlement, it never hurts to speak with an attorney about your options—as you may be entitled to more money than you think.

How Can A Car Accident Attorney In Modesto Help You?

Your car accident attorney can help you in the ways listed below:

  • Providing you with important legal information regarding your case that can provide you with added clarity.
  • Helping you file an injury claim and taking care of your case's paperwork.
  • Being an emotional support system for you during this difficult time.
  • Powerfully negotiating with insurance companies and fighting to maximize your compensation amount.
  • Representing you in the courtroom if your case gets taken to court.
  • Guiding you throughout the legal process and helping you avoid any potentially costly mistakes.
  • Gathering the evidence that you need to support your case effectively.

If you or someone you love was injured in a car accident, don't wait. Contact our car accident attorneys in Modesto today to schedule a consultation and to learn more about what we can do to help.

Schedule Your FREE Consultation with a Personal Injury Lawyer Today at (209) 803-5117

If you are interested in exploring your legal options, we encourage you to schedule a free initial consultation with a car accident lawyer at the Law Offices of Steven A. Fabbro. You have nothing to lose by taking the first step today. Our Modesto car accident attorney is ready and willing to put his experience to work for you.

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When you call at (209) 803-5117 or fill out a free case evaluation form online, it won't cost you a thing to speak with our AV® rated legal team.

Client Testimonials

What Our Past Clients Have to Say About Our Service
  • “I would recommend him to any person who has serious problems.”

    M. Morales, Pedestrian, Auto Injury Client

  • “Mr. Fabbro was very truthful and honest with all of us.”

    L. Maryland, Wrongful Death of Parent Client

  • “His professionalism, discretion, and skills made the very difficult situation we experience much more tolerable.”

    H. Smith, Premises Liability Injury Client

  • “His professionalism, hard work and nurturing character helped me and my husband succeed in our lawsuit.”

    R. Stabile, Medical Device / Product Liability

Our Victories

Over $350 Million Recovered On Behalf of Our Clients
  • $8.5 Million Settlement Wrongful Death Case
  • $140,000,000 Pharmaceutical Litigation
  • $26,000,000 Toxic Exposure Class Action
  • $13,500,000 Drunk Driving / Wrongful Death
  • $8,750,000 Catastrophic Personal Injury
  • $8,750,000 Pedestrian
  • $7,000,000 Defective Medical Device
  • $5,000,000 Wrongful Death
  • $2,250,000 Premises Liability
  • $2,200,000 Burn Victim


Why Hire the Law Offices of Steven A. Fabbro?
  • Free Consultations Available to Clients

  • Over $350 Million Recovered for Our Clients

  • You Don't Pay Us Anything Unless We Win For You

  • Northern CA Super Lawyers® (Top 5% of Attorneys)

  • More Than 35 Years of Proven Legal Experience

  • Top-Rated Ethics & Skill (AV Preeminent® Rating)