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Personal Injury

Personal Injury Law Firm Located in Roanoke, Virginia

An accident caused by the negligence of another can have a substantial impact on the victim as well as their family. At Copenhaver, Ellett & Derrico, we strongly believe that our job is to help you maximize compensation for your injuries so you can focus on healing. Since our firm was founded in 1991, this has been our mission when helping accident victims all over Virginia.

Our firm's focus is on our clients, not on the bottom line. At Copenhaver, Ellett & Derrico, our lawyers are here to ensure you are treated fairly and our goal is to help you achieve justice and just compensation. If you have a personal injury matter that you believe deserves this type of representation, contact our offices today to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced attorneys.

Our firm handles a wide variety of personal injury claims such as:

  • Car accidents
  • Truck collisions
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Premises liability
  • Defective products
  • Dog bites and animal attacks
  • Wrongful death cases

We help our clients every step of the way from negotiating with your own insurance companies to pursuing your case all the way to trial, if necessary. Whether you have been in an accident caused by another's reckless driving or were injured due to a defective product such as faulty fire alarm or toy containing lead, we will investigate your claim thoroughly and advise you as to the best strategies for pursuing your personal injury claim.

Our staff is skilled in accident reconstruction, gathering the appropriate evidence including witness statements, police reports and medical records of treatment. We employ experts when necessary and we prepare every case for trial. We are also adept at uncovering all potential sources of insurance coverage from your own policies to the policies by all other parties involved.

We are aggressive negotiators and we explain to you every step and part of a compensation demand we have assembled before we present it to the opposing side. You will always be involved in your case as much as you want to be. Remember, ultimately the decision about how to pursue your case and what you choose to accept in settlement offers will always rest with you. We are here to advocate on your behalf and we will zealously advocate for what you consider to be a fair and just resolution.

A personal injury matter is very sensitive and deeply personal because it can affect your life so greatly. Put your trust in a firm that is founded on compassion, respect and integrity. Contact Copenhaver, Ellett & Derrico today to schedule a free consultation at our Roanoke offices.