Car accidents can quickly and dramatically change your life. Each year, auto-related accidents in Reno injure and kill many people. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, you need the representation of a knowledgeable lawyer to help you get the monetary compensation you deserve. Car accidents may be caused by negligence, unforeseen circumstances, the intentional actions of others and more. Common grounds for a car accident-related lawsuit include:

  • Distracted Driving
  • Physical Impairment
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • Speeding and Aggressive Driving
  • Auto Defects and More


It’s the insurance companies’ goal to pay as little as possible. Don’t go at it alone, the experienced lawyers of Friedman & Throop are here to fight for you. Terry Friedman and Julie Throop have over 30 years of experience as accident lawyers in Reno. We specialize in litigating accident-related claims in the Northern Nevada area and pride ourselves in working diligently for you to make sure you know your rights and get you the compensation you’re entitled to from the insurance companies. Compensation for car accident cases may include money to cover medical costs, lost wages, rehabilitation and the mental and emotional damage that often comes after an accident.


Your injury and losses are important. So much damage beyond injury can result from a car accident, sometimes negatively affecting your life forever. When you or a loved one has been injured, let a professional and aggressive car accident lawyer in Reno work to ensure that you’re represented, treated fairly and compensated adequately. To schedule your free consultation with our experienced team, contact the Law Offices of Friedman & Throop today at 775-322-6500.

Car Accident FAQs

We charge 33.3% of the total settlement plus costs. We have very competitive fee structures and we never take a higher fee than what our clients end up with in their pocket.

Two years. You must have a complaint on file before the two years runs, or you will forever lose your claims.

Yes, it is very important to protect yourself and your family and carry this extra coverage. If you are hit by someone without insurance or with minimal coverage, the value of your case may exceed the coverage the at-fault driver has.  Nevada’s requirement for liability coverage for auto policies is only $25,000.00. We also see a lot of reckless drivers who cause collisions and have no coverage or assets. The cost to carry under-insured motorist coverage and Med-Pay may not be very significant in relation to devastating injuries caused by under-insured drivers.

Yes. The insurance policy language may not provide for a rental car, but either way, you are entitled to daily loss of use for the reasonable period of time you are without your vehicle.

Pricing Structure

All cases handled by Friedman & Throop personal injury attorneys are on contingency. There is no cost to you for an initial consultation or case review.

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We work on contingency. We are paid legal fees only when our clients are paid. There is no cost to you for an initial consultation or case review.