Chris Zachar is a trial lawyer and Certified Specialist in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death in Arizona. He graduated from ASU with a BS in Political Science, and from the U of A College of Law in Tucson with a Juris Doctor Degree. He was admitted to practice law in all city, county and state courts in Arizona, as well as the US District Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. I am a member of Arizona's Trial Lawyers Association, where he has achieved lifetime member status. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice and the State Bar of Arizona. He has attend many seminars and conferences each year to maintain high standards of knowledge and excellence in the practice of law. He resides in Arizona, with his wife and three children, where they are active members of the community that they love so much.
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Pain and suffering is one type of damage claim within a broader concept of a personal injury claim. When people refer to “pain and suffering” they are making a general reference to one part of a larger injury claim. In…
Continue Reading What Is Fair Compensation for Pain and Suffering?
Every single personal injury claim is different. The value of every single personal injury claim is different. The pursuit of every single personal injury claim is different.
Is your claim worth pursuing?
The answer to this question depends upon a…
Continue Reading Is a personal injury claim actually worth pursuing? Doesn’t it take years and a lot of work?
Probably not. Most attorneys in Phoenix and throughout Arizona that represent clients in personal injury cases do so under a contingency fee arrangement. Zachar Law Firm is such a firm. A contingency fee agreement is a financial fee arrangement whereby…
Continue Reading If I don’t win a personal injury claim, are there any fees I have to pay?
Personal injury lawsuits generally must be filed by the injured party. The injured party is required to present evidence to support the claims for injury and reimbursement. Evidence includes medical records, billing, and testimony. The injured party must provide testimony…
Continue Reading Who can file a personal injury lawsuit, can a family member of a loved one? Or a guardian?
A “personal injury case” means any injury inflicted on a person’s body as a result of another person’s negligence.
The most common type of personal injury occurs during a car accident. Another common type is a slip, trip…
Continue Reading What are the different types of personal injury cases?
- Experience matters, but it is not the only thing. Many attorney are injured in other areas of the law and dabble in personal injury law. You do not want a
We will assume for the purpose of this topic that your friend has valid insurance on his/her vehicle. Would the insurance cover you if you cause an accident while driving it?
Generally, the answer is YES. So long as you…
Continue Reading If I am driving another person’s car, am I covered in a car accident?
Under Arizona law, a dog owner is “strictly liable” for dog bites or injuries caused by its dog.
What does that mean?
If your dog bites or attacks someone who is in a place that they are legally allowed to…
Continue Reading Who is liable for injuries caused by dogs?
You are the victim of an injury-causing incident or accident. What time frame can you expect for your case to settle?
A very good question and we hear it all the time, but there is simply no easy way to…
Continue Reading When will my personal injury case be settled? Is there a time frame?