Sunrise Manor  Rideshare Accident Lawyer

Sunrise Manor Accident Attorney

Uber and Lyft accidents happen the same way that all other car accidents in Sunrise Manor happen, but these incidents tend to generate more complex legal proceedings for those involved. Recovery from a rideshare accident in Sunrise Manor is likely to require an auto insurance claim followed by a personal injury suit, and a Sunrise Manor rideshare accident lawyer is the ideal asset to have on your side for these legal efforts.

Representing Rideshare Accident Victims in Sunrise Manor, NV

The team at Easton & Easton offers compassionate and client-focused legal counsel for all types of personal injury cases in Sunrise Manor, including those arising from Uber and Lyft accidents. The standard process of recovery following a motor vehicle accident is filing an auto insurance claim against the at-fault driver, followed by a personal injury suit when insurance alone cannot compensate you for your losses.

Fault for your recent rideshare accident in Sunrise Manor may seem clear, and you may have a firm understanding of what you will need to do to recover your damages. However, there is always a chance for unexpected complications to arise during your case, and you stand a much better chance of not only winning your case but also maximizing your recovery when you have a Sunrise Manor rideshare accident lawyer representing you.

Sunrise Manor Rideshare Accident Lawyer

Recovering From Uber and Lyft Accidents in Sunrise Manor

The first step in recovering from any vehicle accident is proving liability for the accident. The state follows the fault rule for all vehicle accident cases, meaning it is essential to prove fault before you can claim any compensation for your damages. Your Sunrise Manor rideshare accident lawyer can help identify the party or parties responsible for causing the accident and then assist you in holding them accountable.

After proving fault, auto insurance is your first option for recovering your damages. However, it will be different after Uber and Lyft accidents than after most other vehicle accidents. You can file a claim against the at-fault driver’s policy, and if they are a rideshare driver, the company’s additional insurance will apply based on the timing of the accident. Your Sunrise Manor rideshare accident lawyer can help maximize your settlement offers.

Once you recover as much compensation as possible through auto insurance, any remaining damages that insurance can’t cover must be claimed with a personal injury suit. Success with any personal injury claim in Sunrise Manor requires proving fault for the damages, proving the full extent of those damages, and proving that they solely resulted from the defendant’s actions and not some other cause.

The attorneys at Easton & Easton can provide compassionate support through all phases of your recovery efforts in the aftermath of a rideshare accident in Sunrise Manor. We excel at resolving complicated cases and know how to help you overcome the challenges you will face in your recovery efforts. The sooner you contact our team, the sooner we can begin building your legal strategy for maximum recovery.


Q: How Much Does Rideshare Company Auto Insurance Cover?

A: Uber and Lyft have equivalent insurance coverage that works at different levels depending on the conditions of an accident. When a rideshare driver is off the clock, their own insurance applies if they cause an accident. Once they are marked as available for a ride request, the first tier of the rideshare company’s insurance would apply if they caused an accident. After picking up a passenger, the second tier of coverage applies until they deliver the passenger to their destination.

Q: What Happens If I Share Fault for a Rideshare Accident in Sunrise Manor?

A: Nevada upholds a modified comparative fault rule that applies in any civil case in which more than one party shares fault for the damages. If a plaintiff is considered partially liable, they can still recover compensation as long as they are less at fault than the defendant. Their fault percentage is subtracted from their case award. If they are 50% or more at fault, they cannot claim compensation from any other liable party and will be responsible for their own damages.

Q: Will the At-Fault Driver Go to Jail for Causing My Accident?

A: It is possible for the at-fault driver to face jail time and other criminal penalties if they broke the law in causing the accident. The most common ways for this to apply to a rideshare accident case would be intoxicated driving or reckless driving. The victim can still pursue compensation for their losses, and the at-fault driver would face liability in a civil claim along with criminal prosecution from the state.

Q: How Long Do I Have to File a Rideshare Accident Claim?

A: Recovering from Uber and Lyft accidents usually requires filing an auto insurance claim and then a personal injury suit if insurance can’t fully compensate you for your damages. You have only a few days in which to notify an insurance carrier of your intent to file a claim, and a personal injury suit must be filed within the two-year statute of limitations. It’s optimal to consult a Sunrise Manor rideshare accident lawyer as soon as possible to ensure you meet these deadlines.

Q: How Much Are Attorney Fees for a Sunrise Manor Rideshare Accident Lawyer?

A: The team at Easton & Easton can provide the legal counsel you need for your impending case without charging exorbitant legal fees. We offer contingency fee billing, meaning our client pays only a percentage of their final case award as our fee, and only if and when we win their case. Our client is not required to pay anything if we are unable to obtain compensation for them.

An experienced Sunrise Manor rideshare accident lawyer is the ideal asset to have on your side after Uber and Lyft accidents. The team at Easton & Easton can help gather the evidence needed to prove liability, guide you through the auto insurance claim filing process, and assist you in building a comprehensive personal injury suit if necessary. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with a Sunrise Manor rideshare accident lawyer to learn how we can help.

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Firm Awards
Accredited Business Bbb Rating A+

The superior client service Easton & Easton provides has earned the firm an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau.

Best Law Firms Orange County 2020

Easton & Easton is honored to have been chosen anew each year since 2014 by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers as one of the "Best Law Firms" for the Southern California Metro Area.

Reader's Choice 2019 Best Law Firm

Easton & Easton is honored to have been chosen by the LA Times Reader's Choice Poll as "The Best Personal Injury Law Firm in Orange County" for 2018.

Top 100 Trial Lawyers

Doug and Brian Easton have been selected as Top 100 Trial Lawyers for California each year since 2014 — honors given to less than 1% of attorneys.

The Best Lawyers in America

Doug and Matt Easton have each been chosen as one of The Best Lawyers in America for Plaintiff's Personal Injury Litigation. Best Lawyers lists attorneys who have earned selection through exemplary legal work that attracts the notice of their colleagues. Lawyers cannot buy their way onto this list.

Top 50 Personal Injury Verdicts in California 2016

Brian and Matt Easton were recently honored for their efforts in securing a $1,850,000 verdict for a client in 2016, which was selected as one of the Top 50 Personal Injury Verdicts in California by

Super Lawyers

Doug and Brian have each been selected by Super Lawyers, an honor given to less than 5% of attorneys. Matt Easton has been selected among Super Lawyers' Up-and-Coming Top 25 in Orange County and Top 100 in Southern Califonia, an honor given to less than 1% of attorneys under 40 years old.

10 Best Personal Injury Law Firms in all of Southern California

Easton & Easton is honored to have been chosen as one of the "10 Best Personal Injury Law Firms” in all of Southern California" each year Since 2015 based on client satisfaction — one of the highest honors we could ever hope to achieve.

People Love Us On Yelp

Easton & Easton received the “People Love Us On Yelp” award in 2016 due to the exceptional client satisfaction reviews given by our clients over the years.

Premier 100 Trial Attorneys for 2015

Doug and Matt Easton have each been featured as Premier 100 Trial Attorneys for California since 2015 — honors given to less than 1% of attorneys.

Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Brian and Matt Easton have each earned lifetime appointment to the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum — The Top Trial Lawyers in AmericaTM through the results achieved for their clients. This is an honor given to less than 1% of attorneys in the United States.

Top Rated Lawyers AV Preeminent

Doug Easton has held the “AV Preeminent” Rating for over 30 years and Matt Easton received this prestigious distinction in 2015. The "AV Preeminent" rating is the highest possible rating for both legal ability and ethical standards, and is based on the legal profession’s oldest peer review rating system, dating back to 1887.

10 Best 2015 Client Satisfaction

Doug, Brian, and Matt Easton have all been chosen as one of the "10 Best" Personal Injury Attorneys in Southern California each year since 2015 based on client satisfaction, an honor given to less than 1% of personal injury attorneys - and Easton & Easton houses three of them.

American Board of Trial Advocate

Brian Easton was selected to the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) in 2015. ABOTA is one of the most premier associations of trial attorneys and judges, requiring a certain number of jury trials as lead counsel and approval by a majority vote of the ABOTA board.

The National Top 40 Trial Lawyers Under 40

Matt Easton has been selected each year since 2014 as one of the Top 40 Trial Lawyers Under 40 for California by The National Trial Lawyers — an honor given to less than 1% of attorneys.

Avvo Rating Top Attorney Personal Injury

Doug and Matt Easton have each been chosen as one of The Best Lawyers in America for Plaintiff's Personal Injury Litigation. Best Lawyers lists attorneys who have earned selection through exemplary legal work that attracts the notice of their colleagues. Lawyers cannot buy their way onto this list.

Nation's Premier Top Ten Attorney Personal Injury

Both Doug and Matt Easton have been selected as Top Personal Injury Attorneys by Avvo with scores of 10 out of 10 based on their skill, experience, results, peer evaluations, and client reviews.

Nation's Premier Top Ten Attorney Personal Injury

Matt Easton has been selected as one of the Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys Under 40 in California for 2015 by the National Association of Personal Injury Attorneys — an honor given to less than 1% of personal injury attorneys under the age of 40.

Nation's Top One Percent

Doug, Brian, and Matt Easton have all been selected by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel among the Nation's Top One Percent of Attorneys each year since 2017.

Orange County Personal Injury Lawyer | Costa Mesa Auto Accident Attorney | Catastrophic Injuries

“We look for the human story behind every injury or wrongful death. We prepare our cases for trial; reaching out to the jury with the most compelling evidence possible for the best verdict possible. Insurance companies know this and come to the table prepared to negotiate in good faith. Call us to see how we can turn your story into fair compensation.”

Partner W. Douglas Easton

What Our Clients Say

Coming out of my first auto accident as an adult, a very difficult and scary time to navigate and understand, I was so incredibly thankful to have been put in contact with Easton & Easton. I honestly was lost with how to handle paperwork, doctors, medical costs and what next steps were, and from the moment I spoke with Travis Easton and my case manager Katie, my mind was put at ease. They have made the entire process stress free for me as I recovered, and I am so grateful for them and their genuine care for my case. Communication from the start has been fantastic, especially making clear what my expectations for the entire process would look like, and I truly believe they have my best interest at heart. 100% I would recommend their firm for anyone that is needing representation! Read more…

Sara McClelland
My experience with Easton & Easton has been amazing! Gabriel Mendoza and my case manager Katie have been so helpful and taken so much stress off my plate. They’ve been super informative and honest and given me very clear expectations. They’ve taken such a terrible experience (my accident) and eased my mind about the outcome. I can’t thank them enough!! Read more…
Caila Dean

Ive used them twice and never been disappointed. Read more…

Lisa Bluemel

The Easton & Easton Law Firm is amazing! The entire team is very helpful and caring. They were always there to answer all my questions. They directed me through the entire process and stayed with me every step of the way. This team is outstanding and were wonderful to work with. Because of the tremendous effort they put on my case they were able to win my difficult personal injury case. I couldn’t have asked for a better law firm to handle my case. They are the Best! Thank you for your patience, professionalism, & guidance! I definitely recommend this firm to handle your case. They go out of their way to fight for your rights. THANK YOU… Read more…

Sofia Sanchez

I could not be more pleased with the services provided by the Law Offices of W. Douglas Easton. The senior partner Mr. Easton took the time to meet with me and my wife while I was still in the hospital, where he gave my family hope that there was light at the end of a very long, and very dark tunnel. Matt Easton then worked my case, and because of his dedication, experience and expertise I received a settlement that was larger than I EVER thought possible. It was truly astounding! Matt and the entire team at Easton & Easton looked out for me throughout my recovery, and in the end they gave me my life back. Five stars is not enough. Thanks Matt! Thanks Easton & Easton! Read more…

Dan Campbell

Brian and everyone at Easton and Easton are simply the BEST at what they do. Brian is thorough, easy to talk to, and truly cares about his clients. If you want a family of attorneys with perseverance and determination to fight for you, give Easton and Easton a call. I am glad I did. Read more…

Kyle Keith

What an amazing law firm, talk about going above and beyond to make such a painful experience go so well. I have referred a co-worker and a family member to them as well and everyone had such a great experience as I had. Read more…

Logan Ross

I can’t say enough amazing things about my experience with Travis Easton at Easton & Easton. Travis and his entire team (Katie, Amy, Dee, Michelle, & Araceli) are phenomenal. It provided me a lot of comfort to know I was being so well taken care of. I was especially impressed that every document for the case was perfectly written and specific to me. Nothing was generic, which shows the level of care and attention they put into each individual case. I had such a great experience and would highly recommend Travis Easton and his firm to anyone going through a personal injury. Travis took a bad situation and made the best of it for me. Thank you again, I’m forever grateful!!


Ashlee A.

Retaining Easton and Easton was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made! From the initial consultation to our final meeting, they were nothing short of exceptional. I was forced to retain their services after firing my previous attorney for not handling the case properly. I dealt with Gabriel and Brian (partner) exclusively throughout the case. They did as promised and were great communicators throughout the entire process. I will recommend them to anyone I know going through a personal injury case. They were ultimately able to untangle the mess caused by my previous lawyer and get a result that I was extremely happy with. Their staff is exceptional as well and provided top notch customer service. Amera was also extremely helpful and easy to deal with as well.

Jeffrey N.

I was in a pretty bad car accident and decided to have Easton & Easton represent me, Travis Easton to be specific. Travis Easton and his paralegal made the whole process effortless. They were so understanding and helpful! The entire thing was a gigantic mess, yet Travis managed to make it run like clockwork. I would HIGHLY recommend Easton & Easton! If you are ever in need of a personal defense attorney Easton & Easton is the firm to represent you!

Mark B.

They are the best law firm in Orange County period. Choosing them to represent me was the best decision of my life.
My life changed in a matter of seconds after a catastrophic spinal cord injury that left me disabled. Brian Easton and his team worked on my case non stop for 3 years and provided me the justice I deserved. I couldn’t have been more content.
I was treated with utmost respect and I felt like I was being represented by a close family member. The responses to my questions were quick and clear. What E & E has done for me is phenomenal.
My sincere thanks to Brian, Matt, Travis, Doug, Gabriel and Amera. They are what they are because of their dedication to provide high quality and professional service to their clients.

Vamsi P.

Brian Easton and his team, Gabe Mendoza and Amera Hajali, helped me during a very difficult time in my life. I had a significant injury from a car accident, and wound up seeking out Easton & Easton when I was having difficulties getting help from my doctors. The Easton team took a lot of stress off of me while acting as my advocates to help me get the care I needed, and saw my case all the way through to a healthy settlement.

They are the BEST!

Jennifer P.

I have nothing but good things to say about Easton and Easton. Brian handled my case professionally and communicated with me effectively throughout the process. He made sure that the process was effortless and as hands free as possible. This was super important for my busy schedule. I highly recommend Easton and Easton if you are ever found in a situation that you need an attorney.

Claudia C.

I would highly recommend Easton & Easton.
I was rear ended on my home and pushed into a semi-truck. I was not sure how to go about even using an attorney.
Brian, Gab and Amera were so good about helping me thru the process and representing me.
I was able to concentrate on getting myself better knowing they had my back, taking care of the details and keeping me informed along the way

Linda M.

The best Law firm by far. I would highly recommend Easton & Easton, LLP and ask for Gabriel Mendoza and staff. He and his colleagues did and exceptional service. Thank you for everything. Job well done!

Ericka P.


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