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Nashua Car Accident Lawyers

Working Tirelessly to Hold Negligent Drivers Accountable

Traffic collisions are the leading cause of death among people aged 1 to 54, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This nationwide problem can be seen right in our own backyard: An Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) analysis found that, in 2019 alone, 101 New Hampshire residents were killed in traffic collisions.

Yet most of us never think we will be involved in a car crash, especially a serious one. So when the worst happens, many are left at a loss for what to do. For example, you may find yourself in need of time off work to heal, which may seem impossible as you watch medical bills pile up.

If another driver’s actions injured you, you likely have grounds to file a personal injury lawsuit for compensation. State law grants all victims of another person’s negligence this right, and our team is here to help you exercise it. At Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., we have represented countless auto accident victims against negligent drivers and their insurance companies.

Take the first step toward compensation today—call (603) 605-8144 for a free consultation with a Nashua car accident lawyer.

What Is Negligence in a Car Accident?

To recover compensation, accident victims must prove the other driver was at fault; in other words, you must prove negligence.

Common examples of negligence in car accidents include:

  • Drowsy driving
  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk or intoxicated driving
  • Going past the speed limit
  • Reckless driving

If you can prove the other driver was negligent in some respect, that the accident was a direct result of this negligence, and that the accident led to your injury, you will win your case. This is, however, a whole lot easier said than done.

Insurance companies and their attorneys can be conniving. They will either deny your allegations outright or try to get you to shoulder some of the blame. Often, they use manipulative tactics and bend the truth to do so. A lawyer of your own can protect you from these predatory negligent parties.

Is It Worth Getting a Lawyer for a Car Accident?

Retaining legal counsel is not required after a car accident, but it is highly recommended. Taking legal action can be overwhelming; the bureaucracy and paperwork can be difficult to navigate when you are dealing with an injury or the loss of a loved one. Adding in a greedy insurance company only complicates the process.

At Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., we aim to take all this pressure off your plate. We work with our clients to ensure their needs are met, allowing us to handle all the legal work on their behalf. We’ll take care of everything from case investigation to claim preparation, insurance negotiations, obtaining witness and expert testimony, and courtroom advocacy, and more.

We also pride ourselves on being readily available to our clients to answer any questions. When you need us, we are always just a phone call away!

Trust Our Nashua Attorneys to Fight for You

Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.’s attorney team brings 40 years of diverse legal experience to the table. We are unique in offering the capabilities of a large, award-winning law firm and the one-on-one attention usually only found at small, boutique law firms. We put our clients first because we truly care about helping them bounce back after an accident. Allow us to advocate for you!

Submit an online contact form today to get in touch with a Nashua car accident attorney.

Our Clients Come First. Always.

Hear From Clients Like You
  • “I just want to thank you [Attorney Steenhuis] and Amanda Casella for making this process so much easier than I thought it would be. You cared and that really was very important to me and I knew I was ...”

    - Ramona B.
  • “I worked with four people at your company [including Attorney Amanda Steenhuis and Paralegal Amanda Casella], each of whom was very friendly, knowledgeable, and professional. In addition, my questions ...”

    - Marguerite B.
  • “Many thanks to you (Amanda Casella) and Amanda Steenhuis for a wonderful job and all the great support during a challenging time for my family.”

    - Liz T.
  • “Thank you kindly for your time & efforts answering my questions at this very emotional time.”

    - Melody
  • “I would like to thank the Law Firm of Shaheen and Gordon, specifically Attorney O’Connor and Paralegal Chilton.”

    - Rob E.

Real Results for Real People

When You Need to Win, We Won’t Stop Fighting
  • Trucking Accident Causing Death Settlement $15 Million

    $15 Million settlement in trucking accident causing death

  • Wrongful Death Auto Accident $6 Million

    Settlement in an auto accident that led to wrongful death.

  • Auto Accident Led to Wrongful Death $2.8 Million

    Settlement in an auto accident that led to wrongful death.

  • Settlement in Wrongful Death Lawsuit $2 Million

    D. Michael Noonan represented the parents of Jacob Goulet, a teen who died after being swept away in a storm drain, in a wrongful death case against the city of Nashua.

  • Pedestrian Run Over by Tractor Trailer Truck $1.7 Million

    Pedestrian injured by tractor trailer truck making illegal U-turn received a settlement of $1,700,000.00 as compensation.

  • Settlement for Second-Floor Fall Victim $1.5 Million

    A young man was injured in fall from unsafe second-floor sliding door received a settlement of $1,500,000.00 as compensation.

  • Car Strikes & Injures Motorcycle Passenger $1.25 Million

    Car runs a stop sign and strikes motorcycle on which plaintiff is riding as a passenger causing serious, permanent injuries.

  • Motorcycle Passenger Struck by Car & Injured $1.25 Million

    Woman passenger on a motorcycle injured in a car crash received $1,250,000.00 as compensation.

  • Motorcyclist Killed in Collision With Automobile $1.25 Million

    Family receives $1,250,000.00 in compensation in wrongful death claim.

  • Settlement of Estate of Worker Killed by Electrocution $1.225 Million

    Settlement was pieced together from four defendants, following the electrocution of a lineman for a cable construction company.

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  • A Record of Achievement
  • Connected to Our Community
  • Unique Legal Experience
  • Fearless Legal Advocacy
  • Client-Centered Approach

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