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    Bergeron Clifford has been serving the Peterborough community since our firm was founded in 1999. The city is an important historic location in Eastern Ontario and has its own unique culture. It’s considered the gateway to the Kawartha cottage region, including countless lakes and rivers, with plenty of opportunities for recreation such as fishing, boating, ATVing, snowmobiling, and cycling.

    Downtown Peterborough has many impressive historic buildings situated along George Street and the Otonabee River. Trent University, along with the region’s hospital and Fleming College attracts many young professionals, which is only likely to increase in the coming years. The structure of the city itself is unique, since to the north and east things are quite rural, but to the west is the GTA and Durham region, and the southern part is bordered by in Northumberland. All of these interconnected areas often use Peterborough as a regional hub.

    Our Knowledge and Expertise

    Our Peterborough personal injury lawyers have extensive experience in personal injury law. We focus our efforts on injury law exclusively, ensuring that our lawyers are seasoned regarding the possibilities of these claims. We prepare all of our cases for court as a way to secure the best possible outcomes for our clients. Our proven track record showcases our abilities, we are also nationally recognized in our field as a Top 10 personal injury law firm in Canada. Our team includes lawyers who are certified specialists in Civil Litigation by the Law Society of Ontario.

    Potential Catastrophic Injuries

    Suffering from an injury due to any kind of accident can have profound and long-lasting effects on your mental and physical health. Our bodies experience trauma in different ways, and often the various forces of impact and our unique physical and psychological conditions means that no two injuries are the same. This is increasingly true in the case of brain and spinal cord injuries. Each is marked by a unique set of symptoms, but often these issues can create other problems and cause continuous struggles for the victim. A laceration or other wound that healed abnormally may result in disfigurement, causing you ongoing pain and potential emotional distress. Psychological effects are just as difficult to battle as physical ailments, and can set back time and add to frustration regarding your injury.

    If you’re considering filing a personal injury claim, or are interested in learning if you have a viable case, our team is happy to answer any questions you may have. This process can be overwhelming, it’s our endeavor to make the process a smooth and well informed one. If you are unsure about coming into our offices, we can meet you in a neutral setting. We are also able to come to your home should you need to feel more comfortable discussing any details with us. We’ll take a comprehensive look at your potential case, and walk you through the approach that we would take. Communication is important to us, so we will keep in direct contact with you throughout your legal journey.

    Working with a Peterborough Personal Injury Lawyer

    Ted Bergeron and Chris Clifford have worked together representing injured clients since 1999. Since its inception, the firm has expanded, and now consists of several experienced associate lawyers, paralegals, in-house insurance advisors and accident benefits specialists, law clerks, and other team members. Our Peterborough personal injury lawyers ensure that each client they work with has a dedicated team focusing on their personal injury court case with the attention and dedication that has continued to deliver success for so many of our clients.

    While you are recovering from a personal injury, allow our team to take some of the burden off of your shoulders. Fair compensation allows you to live your life as close to how you once did, restoring part of your sense of self. To learn more about our services, get in touch with us today.

    Contact Bergeron | Clifford LLP

    Contact us at 866-384-5886 or fill out our online form if you have had a concussion or other head injury in Eastern Ontario. We can meet you at our office locations in Kingston, Ottawa, Carleton Place, Perth or other local offices, or wherever is most convenient for you.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How long do I have to file a personal injury claim in Peterborough, Ontario?

    The limitation period for filing a personal injury claim can vary based on the specifics of your case. Providing written notice of your injury to the relevant parties following the accident can help protect your rights should you choose to pursue a claim. We advise seeking legal counsel as soon as possible to ensure you meet the necessary deadlines.

    At Bergeron Clifford, we understand the financial stress accompanying a personal injury. Therefore, we work on a contingency fee basis, meaning you only pay us if we win your case and secure compensation. There are no upfront fees or costs.

    What role does insurance play in a personal injury claim in Peterborough?

    Insurance often plays a vital role in personal injury claims. In Ontario, most personal injury claims are addressed through insurance coverage. Understanding the intricacies of insurance policies, coverage limits, and negotiation tactics is crucial. Our experienced lawyers navigate these complexities and work to secure fair compensation.