Personal Injury: $32,100 Recovery For Orthopedic Injuries
Albert sustained orthopedic injuries in an auto accident in York, South Carolina. He previously employed another attorney. Albert was not satisfied with the progress of his case, and he sought the assistance of our firm.
Mr. Shumate promptly prepared a revised legal strategy for Albert's case. Mr. Shumate worked to address several critical issues, including several pre-existing medical conditions and and issues concerning the client's medical treatment. At the appropriate time, we negotiated a $32,100 settlement for Albert.
Practice area(s): Personal Injury
Mr. Chris Shumate is a native of Gastonia, North Carolina, and worked various jobs while pursuing his undergraduate and Juris Doctor education, including several heavy manual labor and skilled trade positions. In his practice, Mr. Shumate often encounters circumstances where these prior experiences are helpful in representing you. Upon graduating law school from the University of South Carolina, Mr. Shumate joined one of the Carolinas' larger defense firms, where he represented a diverse set of employers and insurance companies in civil cases and workers' compensation claims across the Carolinas. Chris utilized this experience to obtain a working knowledge of the insurance industry, and build personal contacts used today in representing you. Mr. Shumate ultimately decided he wanted to focus his law practice on assisting those who have been injured, and doing so with the focus on a personal relationship that is uncommon in the bigger firms.
Mr. Shumate's also has a passion for assisting those facing the challenges of the criminal legal system. By representing individuals in a variety of criminal and traffic matters, Mr. Shumate works to achieve the best possible result for each client regardless of the charges levied by the prosecution. Chris has tirelessly pursued his mission of helping people from all walks of life throughout the Carolinas with a variety of legal matters.
If you are interested in learning more about Chris Shumate and The Shumate Law Offices, please contact us at 704.371.5059. We look forward to assisting you to achieve a positive result in your legal concern.
J.D., University of South Carolina
B.S., University of South Carolina
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
N.C. State BarS.C. State BarU.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
N.C. Bar Association
S.C. Bar Association
Mecklenburg County Bar
N.C. Academy Of Trial Lawyers
American Association For Justice