Rio Linda Car Accident and Personal Injury Lawyer


Rio Linda, California, is a community of approximately 15,000 residents in Sacramento County. The community's history, dating to 1844, was established as part of the Rancho Del Paso land grant from Mexico. Today, it is a primarily middle-class small town and home to the northern terminus of the Sacramento Northern Bike Trail.

If you have been injured in an accident in Rio Linda due to someone else's carelessness, you should not have to pay out of pocket for your injury-related expenses and losses. Call our legal team at (916) 921-6400 or (800) 404-5400 for a free case evaluation. Our experienced Rio Linda personal injury lawyers have helped Rio Linda and Northern California residents receive full and fair compensation since 1982.

Types of Serious Injury Accidents We Handle

Accidents happen, and sometimes, accidents cause victims to suffer serious injuries. Our law firm works with victims of accidents to pursue compensation for their damages through personal injury claims. We handle a variety of severe personal injury cases in Rio Linda, such as the following:

Why Work with a Lawyer on Your Injury Case?

When searching for the right personal injury lawyer to help you pursue your case, you will find many firms in and around Rio Linda. Not all personal injury law firms can provide the same quality of customer service or dedication to your claim. For example, you should see testimonials from previous clients on a firm's website. Client testimonials are a way to see what clients think about a firm.

Social media has changed how we interact with prospective service providers. Although the client testimonials on a firm's website can provide insight into clients' experiences with that firm, they might not tell the whole story. Rating sites like Yelp, Avvo, and Google can show unbiased law firm reviews.

You should also find a law office with experience taking claims to trial. Although many personal injury claims are settled out of court, this is sometimes impossible. In cases like this, going to trial may be necessary, and if so, you need to find a lawyer who has experience going to court for his or her clients.

How to Select the Best Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Case

This video outlines the factors you should look for in a prospective personal injury lawyer.

A few things to keep in mind when interviewing prospective lawyers are:

  • You should feel comfortable speaking openly with your lawyer. If a lawyer makes you feel intimidated or like you are wasting his or her time, he or she is not the right lawyer for you.
  • The attorney you choose should have trial experience. Otherwise, what will happen if your case needs to go to trial?
  • What is the lawyer's history of case successes? Find out the types of cases he or she has handled and the settlements his or her clients have received.
  • Your attorney should prioritize personal injury law by focusing solely on it rather than simply dabbling.
Rio Linda Traffic Accident FAQ

Where are the most dangerous intersections in Rio Linda?

Rio Linda and Elkhorn Boulevards are frequent sites for collisions. In addition to the intersection between these two roadways, other dangerous intersections include where these roads meet smaller roadways, such as the intersection of Rio Linda Blvd and E Street, Rio Linda Blvd, and Marysville Blvd, and Dry Creek Road and Elkhorn Blvd.

Personal Injury Attorneys Serving Rio Linda, CA

If you or somebody you love has been injured in an accident due to negligence, contact our Rio Linda personal injury lawyers at (916) 921-6400 or (800) 404-5400 for free and friendly advice. See our past verdicts and settlements.

Editor's Note: updated [cha 9.5.23] Image by David Mark from Pixabay [cs 660]

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Client Reviews
"Me and my wife; had a car accident. We were amazed how easy, professional, friendly attorney Ed Smith is along with his staff. Everybody is amazing. Thank you so much, we are very impressed!" Alex & Dinah M.
"Ed Smith and his office team took on a difficult personal injury case on my behalf and for the passenger in my car. Ed is a top- notch attorney. His staff couldn't have been more helpful and kind. No need to look elsewhere. I give Ed Smith my highest recommendation." Beverly
"Ed and Robert have been taking great care of my husband and I for the past 5+ years. They are always there when you have a problem and a quick resolution! Even when the issues have nothing to do with them. They are willing to help ease the pain off your shoulders. They are as good as it gets! Thank you again for everything." Annie T.
"Very professional. Great team, staff and service all around. Mr Smith was very honest, straight forward with his advice. He gives the word "attorney" an honest reputation. I will seek his council anytime, and would recommend him at the drop of a dime." Jeremy M.
"I would highly recommend Ed Smith to any friends or family in need of a personal injury attorney. Ed, and his staff, are very caring on top of being very experienced in this field. The staff always keeps you informed of the status of your case and they are always easy to reach by phone." Shannon D.
"Edward Smith law offices provide competent, thorough, and personable help for victims of personal injury. When you first meet the staff you know you contacted the right office. This law office treats clients like people. I recommend this office to anyone seeking representation regarding personal injury." David M.