Hiring an Attorney During COVID-19

While the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has brought many aspects of life to a standstill, many people are still out on the roads. Though they may be practicing social distancing while out and about, many people still need to shop for groceries or medications or go to their jobs. This means that unfortunately, there is still the potential for car accidents, even during this very scary and uncertain time.

If you are in a car accident and need an attorney, what should you do to get the help you need?

Scheduling a Consultation during Coronavirus

To make things easier for their potential clients, some attorneys—including us at Perenich, Caulfield, Avril & Noyes—are offering initial consultations through Zoom or Facetime. When you’ve been injured in a car accident, an initial consultation is very important. It is a chance for your potential attorney to learn more about your case, but it is also a chance for you to see if the attorney is someone who you would like to work with. It can help you decide if an attorney is experienced, competent, and the best person to help you find the compensation and justice you deserve.

While doing your consultation through Zoom or Facetime might be different than meeting your attorney at their office, it ensures that you will still get the information you need. It also means that you can meet your potential attorney from the comfort of your own home, and will not have to put yourself at risk from coronavirus by making the trip to an attorney’s office.

Faceless Meetings

If you decide to sign on with an attorney after your consultation, many steps of your case can still be handled without face-to-face interaction. At our office, our attorneys and staff are always happy to handle any questions via call or email. Many files and documents, like police reports from your car accident, can also be sent digitally.

We’re Here to Help!

We know that many people are facing serious hardships due to COVID-19, and want to do everything we can to help those who are also seeking compensation and justice after a car accident during this difficult time. To set up an appointment via Facetime or Zoom, please call our office at 727-796-8282 or visit us online at USALAW.com. We are happy to answer any question you may have about your legal rights and safety during the coronavirus crisis, and as always, we are here to see you through!

Be Safe!


The attorneys at Perenich, Caulfield, Avril & Noyes represent those involved in car accidents, motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, and other types of personal injury matters. Our firm is one of the oldest personal injury law firms in Tampa Bay. There are no attorneys’ fees or costs unless we prevail for you. Call our office 24 hours a day at 727-796-8282 or simply click here to schedule a free case consultation.

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