Given the disparity between injuries, victims, defendants and unique circumstances of each case, this question can be difficult to answer. There is no golden number that is applicable to every personal injury case.
That said, with a specific case in mind, there are tools that can analyze previous verdicts and settlements for similar cases, which then allows a legal professional to make an educated prediction on what dollar amount their specific case may garner.
While pinpointing an average dollar amount across the breadth of personal injury cases is a challenge, there are some basic factors that have historically influenced the award amounts. Read this article to learn what those factors are: Eight Factors That Affect Personal Injury Settlements
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