If you were impacted by an accident involving a drunk driver, you should immediately contact a West Virginia DUI car accident attorney at the Robinette Legal Group PLLC in Morgantown for help with your insurance claim. Free case review: 304.594.1800

Were You Injured by a Drunk Driver in West Virginia?

Drunk drivers cause millions of dollars in damages on our West Virginia roads and highways every years. But as bad as the dollar losses in property damage are, they cannot compare to the incalculable physical injuries and loss of life. There is no amount of money that can compensate for the injustice of losing a loved one or suffering a life-changing injury because of a serious act of negligence like a DUI.

An average 2 people arrested for DUI per night in Monongalia County

The Morgantown City Police Chief reports the number of DUI arrests each is steadily increasing. “There’s over 650 DUIs a year just between those two agencies. Roughly, what that means, is every single night 2 people are getting picked up for DUI in this county.”

shot of alcohol next to a set of keys in West Virginia barDUI arrests are often the result of crashes. Personal responsibility and wise choices are the only keys to preventing DUI crashes and arrests. When these crashes occur, the drivers must be held accountable to pay for the wrongs committed to their passengers, other drivers, pedestrians, and property owners.

A recent example in Wood County, WV involved a wreck resulting in the death of a passenger. The driver reportedly was impaired, and worse yet, was checking texts on his phone while DWI. The driver was charged with DUI and reckless driving after he lost control of his vehicle, drove over an embankment, and hit a tree. The passenger was thrown from the vehicle and later died at the hospital.

At the inception of our personal injury law practice representing those injured and the families of those killed in motor vehicle accidents, we decided that we would never represent drunk drivers for their criminal charges as it would be incompatible with our desire to prevent the suffering which so often results from the negligence of these drivers.

Instead, our goal is to hold these individuals who have chosen to drive while impaired to the highest standards of the law. We file lawsuits on behalf of our injured clients and their families against drunk drivers and their insurance companies for the damages victims have suffered as a result of their irresponsibility. Our attorneys also have considerable knowledge about complex DUI-related truck accidents.

We take every reasonable step possible to ensure our clients receive as much compensation as they are entitled to including funds to pay medical bills, compensation for lost wages, future losses and medical expenses, loss of earning capacity and future lost wages, property damage, and punitive damages.

Your job is to work on the best possible recovery from your injuries. Our job is to fight for you to right the wrongs, as much as possible, caused by these senseless and completely avoidable accidents caused by drunk or impaired drivers and get you the compensation you need and deserve.

Our law firm has developed professional relationships with medical specialists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and accident reconstruction specialists to build and present cases. We use these experts and more to ensure that our clients receive full and fair compensation for their injuries and other losses.

Client Testimonial for West Virginia DUI Causing Death Settlement

If you were injured in a DUI accident or lost a loved one in a fatal motor vehicle accident caused by a drunk driver, you have the right to stand up and fight back. The Robinette Legal Group, in Morgantown, West Virginia, has earned a reputation for our tough, aggressive, and successful representation in personal injury and wrongful death claims resulting from DUI accidents. Contact our offices to arrange a free consultation about your specific case. We provide a comprehensive review of your case and will clearly explain your options.

We have experience representing victims of all types of negligence involving motor vehicles, including:

Our Practice Is Personal Injury Litigation. Our Focus Is on You.

As experienced insurance litigation attorneys, we know that an individual doesn’t stand on a level playing field against large insurance companies. Our trial lawyers understand the strategies used by insurance defense attorneys. We thoroughly investigate your case and diligently prepare to win. We know that your DUI accident case isn’t just about money; it’s about seeking the justice you deserve. At Robinette Legal Group, personal injury litigation IS our practice.

Contact a West Virginia Drunk Driver Accident Lawyer

From our offices in Morgantown, we represent people injured by drunk drivers on roads throughout West Virginia.

Contact us today: 304.594.1800 or after hours 304.216.6695.

Robinette Legal Group PLLC

211 Everhart Dr, Ste 200

Morgantown, WV 26508

(304) 594-1800

Call us today to find out how we can help you.

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Our Case Results

Drunk Driver

While driving his car, our client was hit by a drunk driver which injured his shoulder so severely that three surgeries were required. The insurance company haggled over the value of the claim, initially giving a low-ball offer. Jeff Robinette was able to force the insurance company to pay all insurance available for this claim.

Car Accident Injuries

Jeff Robinette was hired by a young woman who had sustained permanent injuries to her foot due to an auto collision. The insurance company offered such a small amount and dealt with her in such a dismissive manner that the treatment of her case amounted to bad faith on the insurance company’s part. Jeff was able to obtain a substantial settlement which allowed this young woman and her husband to pay medical bills, buy a car and a home, and start building a future together.

Brain Injury

While timbering in WV, a heavy equipment operator sustained a permanent brain injury while performing the duties of his job. What price can you put on the loss of a fully functioning, fully reasoning brain? Jeff Robinette was able to negotiate a settlement that was annuitized to provide for this man for the rest of his life.


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Jeffery Robinette is a West Virginia Personal Injury Lawyer based in Morgantown who represents individuals who have been seriously injured or killed due to motor vehicle collisions or catastrophic workplace accidents.
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