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Accident and Injury Attorney James Murphy

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– Office: 770-577-3020

– Fax: 770-577-2011



8302 Office Park Drive, Douglasville, GA 30134


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Monday – Friday: 8AM – 5PM

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Getting Help from a Car Accident Attorney in Douglas County

Have you or someone you love been injured in a car accident in Douglasville, GA? If the answer is yes, the best thing you can do is to talk with an experienced Douglasville lawyer. Even injuries that do not seem very serious at first can turn into severe life-long conditions or years of pain. And these injuries can be costly – tens of thousands of dollars in medical care or more! Don’t get stuck paying a bill for an accident that wasn’t your fault. You don’t have to face these difficulties alone— Douglasville Car Accident Attorney James Murphy can help.

Murphy Law Firm has been helping the victims of car accidents for more than 20 years. We began as a small local office, and today we’ve become one of the most trusted, award-winning firms in Douglas County. When we speak with you, we have one purpose in mind: to make sure you recover from your injuries, and to help you get all the money you need to recover from your accident. Let us give you a free case evaluation to discuss how we can make this happen. Our Car Accident Lawyer in Douglasville offers a free consultation to clarify your rights and your options. Call Murphy Law Firm at 770-577-3020 today.


What Should You Do After an Auto Accident or Work Injury?

There are a lot of mistakes people can make that may hurt your settlement, so it’s best to get quality legal advice from an experienced personal injury attorney in Douglasville. Our legal team is ready to answer your questions. We offer free case evaluations for Georgia residents and can meet you at our Douglasville Office Location (convenient for Douglas County residents).

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Breanna Russell
Breanna Russell
14:34 18 Dec 20
Murphy law firm is the the best law firm in town. They care for their clients and always treat you like family no... matter what. I recommend this law firm because I have been coming here for years and they get my case settled with no hassle. Thank you again Murphy Law Firm for being there when I needed you the most. It has always been a pleasure working with you more
Sonja Wyatt
Sonja Wyatt
17:33 16 Dec 20
Mr. Murphy is a dedicated, determined, & dependable attorney who loves his job. Mr. Murphy has represented me in 4... cases. He did an amazing job helping me with my case. Long as you got your proof, you best believe he coming for YOU abt his clients. He is a very nice, humble, guy. I love how he listen to you before asking any question. He just an all around amazing, nice, kind, and sweet personread more
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shaza altamimi
16:29 09 Dec 20
Murphy Law Firm has been there for my family and I for years now! Mr. Murphy and his team are trustworthy and truly... care about their clients. Friends complain to me about their lawyers never getting back to them, but I have never experienced that with this team! They are always on top of things and keep me updated. That alongside all the great things Mr. Murphy contributes to the community makes him my one and only choice for the best lawyer and best service in town. Keep up the great work guys!!read more
Maurice Adams
Maurice Adams
14:07 13 Nov 20
Very prompt and professional service. My 1st time using a law firm. I will definitely used them again if I need... anything. Thanks for all your help Jean!!!read more
Latasha Teasley
Latasha Teasley
18:36 10 Nov 20
Thanks so much. Agents Brittany and Ashley was Amazing. Sloane came in later to help but she was just as Bright ,... Professional and Amazing as the full Staff. I will definitely recommend and use you guys again if more
Hailey McCullough
Hailey McCullough
17:34 20 Oct 20
They have very attentive and helpful staff. They requested and obtained my records quickly and settled my case sooner... than I expected. They answered any and all questions I had, and I would recommend them to anyone looking for a more
Bruna Bessa
Bruna Bessa
16:37 16 Oct 20
I’m so grateful that I choose him to work for me , he was able to help me win my case with one of the worst... insurance company. He was very responsible and professional. I really recommend him!read more
Sierra Delrae
Sierra Delrae
17:34 10 Oct 20
They never returned calls, their staff couldn't fill out forms right leaving me to retrieve my medical records for... them. When they couldn't complete the case they said that another one of their lawyers would take over my case but didn't inform me he was not associated with them . So I had 2 separate lawyer fees taken out of my settlement. Just bad service all around. Not to mention it took just shy of two years to complete. I implore any who reads this do not use them for your more
Nunu Smith
Nunu Smith
14:19 06 Oct 20
Great experience.. no regrets .. Trust me ..
Maritza Ace
Maritza Ace
19:55 18 Sep 20
Excellent staff and courteous service.
Larry Poole
Larry Poole
13:17 24 Aug 20
They were great
Christine Morrow
Christine Morrow
21:25 30 Jul 20
Top notch firm who helped us navigate our first and very stressful and frightening personal injury suit resulting from... a car wreck. Once everything got into their hands, the stress on my end totally went away. They handle everything, and they keep you informed. They are powerhouse workers, kind, patient, and compassionate with clients (I had lots of questions and often needed clarification, which was always given thoroughly and understandingly.) Lisa was the greatest advocate I could ever ask for. I felt like she was on my side and aggressively but respectfully fought for what we thought was right while at the same time being realistic with expectations and advising me well. I will say, though, the experience you get is probably dependent on how available you make yourself to answer phone calls, etc., so it maybe would not have been as efficient if I were not able to pick up every time she called. But that is on the client and not them. And it was not excessive by any means. Even with COVID they were timely. They are working to help you, so the least you can do is help them help you. All staff are professional, organized, communicative, timely, and make you feel like you are the only one they are working with. Highly recommend!read more
Antoine Scott
Antoine Scott
12:36 02 Jul 20
Excellent service and fast acting. Very nice staff i highly recommend Murphy law firm
18:17 19 Jun 20
Great experience working with the whole team at this location. They definitely make sure to walk you through the steps... and keep you on board through the whole process. You’ll be in good hands!read more
Lina Carolina
Lina Carolina
02:00 17 Jun 20
I was referred over to Mr. Murphy by one of my clients I had a car accident, and going to Mr. Murphy he was able to... facilitate my case in a fast process. His staff was amazing and he was very easy to get in touch with. I’m very appreciative to his law firm for getting me through and not worrying about all the hassles that come along with car more
King Sell
King Sell
14:23 21 May 20
I had a great experience from start to finish, and was updated through out the entire process! Highly recommend!
Kaneka Covington
Kaneka Covington
18:07 15 May 20
Great Experience. The team was friendly and thorough and quick to respond to emails and return phone calls. I would... reccomend this law firm!read more
Annette Harold
Annette Harold
13:57 15 May 20
This place has been extremely helpful with my case. Comprehension and communication is what I took most from the case.... Amazing staffread more
LaTasha McCracken
LaTasha McCracken
15:30 06 May 20
Everyone at Murphy’s law firm is very welcoming which is rare to find now a days. Murphy worked hard on case and his... staff kept me updated which is very nice. I would highly recommend him to more
Elvin .
Elvin .
15:19 27 Feb 20
Excellent service. Always available for any questioned or concerns, I may have had. Would highly recommend!
Jessica Bray
Jessica Bray
21:41 07 Jan 20
I was injured in an auto accident, and referred to this law firm by my friend. Mr. Murphy was able to help me seek care... from an excellent local chiropractor. The law firm was very direct and upfront with every aspect of my case. They always took the time to answer any questions and address any concerns that I had. I appreciate the help they provided to help me get more
Lanae Moreno
Lanae Moreno
15:10 16 Dec 19
Best law firm! Had a previous lawyer representing me who’s firm wasn’t up to par and had poor customer service. I... found Murphy Law Group and from beginning to end everyone was very nice, patient and always answered all my questions. Communication was key as well and they always kept me up to date. I’ll definitely be recommending to friend and more
Ashley Harris
Ashley Harris
20:15 11 Dec 19
This law office was amazing when I call they don’t give you the run around they really helped me. The doctors the... sent me to was top of the line and I really enjoyed going. The all around experience was wonderful I would recommend the law office to more
16:09 09 Dec 19
Great Attorney quick work for what my case was, their office is so friendly and has great communication getting back to... you. I’ve use their services Twice. No more
Emily Bowman
Emily Bowman
21:27 19 Nov 19
When you go see an attorney, your nerves are a wreck.....I had no idea what to expect. From start to finish, I felt as... if Murphy's Law Firm was on my side. I was updated through every single step and process. The team was on top of everything. I really appreciate everything you did for more
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Frequently Asked Questions - Douglasville Auto Accident Attorney

The moments right after a car crash can feel like a blur – do you know what to do at the scene after an accident? When I talk to my clients about these situations, it is often too late, as they may have already made many of the mistakes that could hinder their Douglas County car accident case. It is essential to know what to do before an accident happens so that you can avoid mistakes and try to have the best outcome possible with your claim.

Here are our top 5 steps to take after a car accident in Douglasville:

  • Stop! Stay at the scene of the accident. If it is safe, move your vehicle to the side, out of the way of traffic, and turn on your hazard lights.
  • Call the police right away (911).
  • Collect driver and witness information, and take photos of the damage to cars and your injuries.
  • Seek immediate medical attention.
  • Call an experienced car accident attorney as soon as possible.

Just as importantly, here are some mistakes NOT to make after a Douglas County car accident:

  • Do not admit fault.
  • Do not discuss your insurance policy.
  • Do not argue or debate the cause of the accident.
  • Do not accept “road-side” settlements.
  • Do not move an injured victim unless they are in danger.
  • Do not assume that you are not injured just because you don’t immediately feel pain.

If you or someone you know was injured in a car accident, do not delay seeking legal help to protect your rights. Give me a call today. I will be happy to discuss the facts of your case with you for free. 770-577-3020

Usually, your case will include nearly all of your expenses and losses. The most common costs are:

  • Medical bills
  • Damage to your vehicle
  • Lost wages or time away from work
  • Medication to treat your condition

Some collisions have critical consequences, like severe physical pain, permanent injury, disability, or even a loved one’s death. If this is the case, you may be able to win a much larger financial settlement. We know that no amount of money could ever make up for a tragic loss, but it can help ease your financial trouble when things are difficult for you. 

Regrettably, many injured victims talk themselves out of a claim before they even speak with a lawyer. They suppose that the collision was just that—an accident. They may even blame themselves for what happened, even though they didn’t cause the accident. However, that’s not how the law sees it: car accidents occur because someone wasn’t paying attention, was reckless, or worse yet, broke the law. This is referred to as “negligence,” and the truth is, if the other driver was negligent, you have a valid case.

At Murphy Law Firm, we’ve helped injured victims win compensation in all kinds of auto accidents:

  • Rear-end crashes
  • “T-bone” accidents
  • Defective tires
  • Whiplash and other neck injuries
  • Head-on crashes
  • Distracted driving accidents (texting & driving)
  • Dangerous road conditions (fog, rain, etc.)
  • Drunk or intoxicated driving accidents

If the other driver doesn’t have insurance or fled the scene after a hit-and-run accident—we may still be able to help you win money. Call today for a free case evaluation in Douglasville.

Five Tips On What to Do If a Workmate Gets Hurt On the Job

Seeing someone injured on the job is scary and can leave you feeling confused about what to do. If that happens, here are a few tips on what to do next:

1. Give aid if you can, and call for medical help.
2. Shut down machinery, if necessary.
3. Report the incident to a Supervisor immediately.
4. Attempt to make the accident site as safe as possible.
5. Do not move anything, if possible. Do not clean the scene. Make a mental note of details such as where you were, what you were doing, and any accident details.

If you witnessed someone get hurt in the workplace, you will be interviewed, and it is important to gather your thoughts before giving a statement. Consider exactly what you saw and the circumstances surrounding the accident. Remember that accident investigations are fact-finding missions, not fault-finding ones. The goal is to learn how to prevent similar accidents in the future. When you are interviewed, give your complete version of what happened. Even small details can fill the gaps and lead to a safer workplace. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a workplace accident, give me a call. Murphy Law Firm offers free consultations so you can get the advice you need to protect your rights.