Michigan Car Accident Attorney | Michigan Car Accident

Michigan Car Accident Vehicle Damage Claims

The staff of The Mike Morse Law Firm is always available to answer your Michigan car accident questions or clarify any of the answers provided below. Please contact us should you need further assistance.

How can I get my auto insurance company to pay the fair amount to repair or replace my vehicle?

The vast majority of insurance policies state that any dispute concerning the amount of payment must be resolved by arbitration. The procedures for doing so are outlined in the actual insurance policy.

How To Win Or Avoid Arbitration

To win arbitration or to avoid it, you must research the actual facts you intend on presenting. To simply state “my vehicle is worth $15,000 because that’s what I paid for it” would not hold merit. You must obtain and present written estimates for the current value of the vehicle and estimates of the damage caused to it from the auto or motorcycle accident.

Get estimates from several sources that support your position. If you can provide your insurance company with this information it is possible to receive a higher settlement without arbitration. Remember, it costs the insurance company money to arbitrate the claim. Everything is negotiable.

The Mini-Tort Rule In Michigan

Another important note: In Michigan, the mini-tort rule states that the most you can recover from the person at fault for damage done to your vehicle is $1000. This is reimbursement for your deductible and has a $1,000 cap.

Need More Answers? Contact Our Michigan Car Accident Lawyers

Have more questions? Call our experienced staff of Michigan car accident lawyers and ask them for free by dialing 855-MIKE-WINS or e-mail us. Remember, NO FEES are charged until we settle your Michigan car accident case.

OUR CLIENTS SAY IT BEST

  • This firm’s professionalism far exceeds the normal verbal and written communications expected from a law office. They could not have done a better job with the matters concerning my case and I would highly recommend them.

    Melvin Johnson
  • When the attorneys at The Mike Morse Law Firm represented me, we were not just a number, we were family. They really cared about what I was going through. I could not have asked for better people to work on my case.

    Hattie Spencer
  • I think very highly of Mr. Morse’s office and would recommend them to anyone. It starts with the great feeling you get when you come to the office for the very first time and it has continued with the excellent customer service they always provided . I don’t even need to ask questions because the attorneys and paralegals are so on top of their jobs. They have always been there for me. I have a warm and friendly feeling anytime I stop in. It feels like home.

    Terrence Williams
  • My experience with The Mike Morse Law Firm has been excellent. Everyone there is so professional and friendly. Whenever I have a question, I get answers right away. This is a great law firm.

    Herman Simpson
  • I have had a wonderful experience working with The Mike Morse Law Firm. They did a great job getting the money I was entitled to! I really appreciated everything their legal staff did to help me.

    Jacqueline Downing
  • It was a pleasure working with the paralegal that helped me with my case. I didn’t know what to do. Until I started working with The Mike Morse Law Firm, I felt lost trying to handle my claim. Mike Morse helped me get all benefits that I was entitled to.

    April Holloway
  • I’ve had great service from the entire staff at The Mike Morse Law Firm. I have their phone number memorized and have recommended them to anyone I know who has been in an accident.

    Aaron McCormick
  • It’s easy to describe The Mike Morse Law Firm…friendly, caring, and they get the job done.

    Starlynn Markiewicz
  • 28 years after my accident I received a letter from The Mike Morse Law Firm with an information brochure. I’m so glad I kept that letter because later on when AAA wrongly suspended my no fault benefits, I immediately contacted Mike. Mr. Morse took my case and did everything he said he would do. Now, more than 28 years after my accident, AAA is paying like they should be, and it’s all because of Mr. Morse’s hard work and expertise.

    Van Johnson
  • From the receptionist, Jami, to the paralegals, secretaries and attorneys everyone at The Mike Morse Law Firm. is wonderful!  I would recommend Mike Morse and his team to anyone.

    Allen Markiewicz
  • Attorney Mike Morse has a great team of people. I have nothing but good things to say and would refer them to anyone. I pass out their business cards every chance I get.

    Andrew Bell