Sacramento, CA asked in Insurance Defense for California

Q: We believe a client has made a fraudulent claim against us about an injury on the property

- we're unsure at what point in the process we should hire an attorney.

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1 Lawyer Answer

Gerald Barry Dorfman

Answered
  • Mill Valley, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: If you have liability insurance, talk to your insurer about it. They will probably not assign you an attorney until a lawsuit is filed, but should be advising you. If you do not have insurance, you should retain an attorney immediately. Mistakes made early in the process can really come back to bite you later.

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