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  1. Who to Sue After a Trucking Accident

    At Hester Law firm, we know that it’s not just cars on the road - there are commercial trucks, too. When you get in an accident with a commercial truck, it can be difficult to determine who is responsible and who you can sue. Is it the driver? The trucking company? To get a handle on this, it’s important to understand the biggest players that you could sue. They include the following: The truc…Read More

  2. How to Get Ready for a Deposition

    A deposition is the discovery process of a lawsuit. In a deposition, you give a sworn testimony, and its purpose is the avoid surprise at trial and to preserve testimony while it is still fresh. Your Hester Law will be there to assist you, but it will go best if you follow these tips: Get a good night’s sleep and dress professionally in order to present yourself as credible. Feel free to ask for…Read More

  3. How Much is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

    You may be wondering if it is even a worthwhile endeavor to pursue a case. If it is not serious enough to have a beneficial payoff, then why do it? It would be nice to know what your case is worth before you enter the legal arena. This is where a personal injury lawyer can shed light. Many injured parties are not aware of all the situations that the law counts as personal injury. You may have an o…Read More

  4. Slip and Fall Lawsuit Basics

    At Hester Law Firm, we have seen many different kinds of slip and fall cases. However, there are some characteristics that are common to every case. If you have fallen and are proceeding with a claim, here are some things to keep in mind: Who was responsible? Normally, the owner of the property where you slipped is responsible for your injuries … if the person should have known about the danger …Read More

  5. Common Myths About Personal Injury Attorneys: Part 1

    If you’ve been involved in an accident, a personal injury attorney can be a powerful ally. Many people avoid hiring attorneys, because they are scared off by myths about them. In part one of this two-part series, we will debunk common misconceptions about personal injury attorneys. Find part two here. Are any of the following myths holding you back from the resolution you need? Myth: Personal …Read More

  6. Common Myths About Personal Injury Lawyers: Part 2

    In our last personal injury lawyer blog, we debunked two common myths about these powerful allies to injury victims. We invite you to explore the two myths below - do they look familiar? Myth: Personal injury lawyers are too expensive FACT: Many personal injury cases are handled on a contingency fee basis. Hester Law handles our lawsuits this way, because it is the fairest way to treat you. If you…Read More

  7. Presuit vs. Lawsuit

    Filing a claim against an opposing party in a car accident is essential. Many people avoid doing this, because they do not want a drawn-out lawsuit or to be “suing” another person. The truth is, not many cases actually make it to the courtroom - to being “lawsuits.” Before they are lawsuits, they are “presuits”, and they do not become full-fledged lawsuits without your knowledge and co…Read More

  8. 3 Myths About Recorded Statements

    There are many misconceptions in the personal injury realm, and recorded statements can be particularly misunderstood. A recorded statement (RS) is the way auto insurance companies get both sides of the accident story. It is common for both your insurance and the opposing party’s insurance to require recorded statements. Or so they say. Hester Law is here to clear up some myths about recorded st…Read More

  9. When to File an Injury Claim

    After you've been injured in an accident, should you file a claim right away or should you wait until the full extent of your injuries comes to light? How do you know how much money to ask for while you are still in the process of healing? Should you start making preparations for your injury lawsuit or insurance claim now, or should you wait? These are common questions that our accident attorney …Read More

  10. What to do When Your Injuries don’t Show Up Immediately

    Injuries don't always show up right away. Many common injuries sustained from car accidents will show up right away and are incredibly obvious. However, things like concussions and soft tissue injuries may not become evident for days and, in some cases, even weeks! The question then becomes, how do you prove that the injury was the result of an accident that happened weeks before? This is can be a…Read More

Mac Hester is an experienced trial lawyer. He has litigated and tried personal injury and commercial law cases in South Carolina and Colorado since 1986. He has also handled appeals in the Supreme Court of South Carolina and the Supreme Court of Colorado.

What compensation can I recover if I am injured as a result of another party’s negligence or wrongful conduct? Contact us for a free evaluation of your case and for help in getting the compensation that you deserve.

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Our mission is to recover as much as we can as inexpensively as we can in

the manner that best advances the interests of each of our individual clients.

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