Matthew N. Pope, P.C.

A Columbus, Georgia native, Matt started his own practice in 2001, exclusively representing injury victims statewide.
706-324-2521

Frequently Asked Questions

How Long Do I Have to File a Claim?

It depends on the Statute of Limitations. In the state of Georgia, it is two years for personal injury or fraud. However, other claims may have up to four. It just depends on the case. However, if you call Pope Law we can sit down with you and go over the details of your case. Often times, it takes a qualified, experienced lawyer to fully evaluate all of your options.

What is the First Thing I Should Do If I am Involved in an Accident?

First, receive medical attention. Never deny medical attention. When accidents occur, it may take days, weeks, or even years before your injuries begin to affect your way of life. Second, documentation is key. Keep a record of as much as you can. Make sure to get eye witness accounts or anything to support your claim. Don’t wait until you need the documentation. Get it now.

What is My Case Worth?

This answer depends on each case.The various factors can include the severity of the injury and any other extenuating circumstances. Call Pope Law for a consultation and we can help you get the most for your case.

What are Some Tips To Help Me in My Auto Accident Case?

One of the best tips that a lawyer will give is the advice of silence. Don’t talk about your case until it is fully resolved. Often times, people can say things that will harm them even when they don’t know it. Don’t talk about your case until you have spoken to a fully qualified lawyers.

I Have Already Seen By a Medical Doctor And He/She Said I Was Fine.

One doctor’s evaluation may differ from another’s evaluation. That is why it’s always good to seek additional opinions. Some details may be overlooked the first time. Also, be sure to seek additional opinions if you are referred by your insurance company.

Auto Accident Lawsuits are Time Sensitive

Do not wait more than 6 months to file a lawsuit in case of personal injury! Give Matt Pope a try! Call 706-324-2521