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    Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Amherst

    NOVA Injury Law is a personal injury law firm that represents injured people in car accident claims, medical malpractice claims, long term disability claims and other personal injury claims.  We only practice personal injury law because we’re dedicated to providing our clients with the best representation for experienced lawyers. Not only are we known for our legal experience, we are also the only law firm with a practicing We’re a physician on our team to help us build injury claims.

    Our firm was designed with injury victims in mind. We build medically accurate claims because, at the end of the day, injury claims are about medical information. Every new personal injury claim is unique. We craft each claim using a specific legal strategy tailored to their accident, covering the injuries, impact, and losses experienced by the personal injury victim. 

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    Cases We Handle

    Car Accidents

    Car accident victims in Amherst and Cumberland County who were injured in car accidents at no fault of their own are are entitled to claim compensation for their injuries and losses. Our job is to help car accident victims receive fair compensation from the insurance company for past and future wage loss, medical bills, and pain and suffering. Learn how the experience car accident lawyers at NOVA Injury Law can help you today.

    Long Term Disability

    Long term disability insurance benefits are a financial safety net for disabled workers. What many disabled workers realize, however, is that the fight to win disability benefits is often long and hard. Insurance companies find countless reasons to deny disabled workers in Amherst and across Nova Scotia. These decisions are often wrong and they are very challenging to fix without a proper legal strategy and supportive medical evidence. The experienced lawyers at NOVA Injury Law help disabled workers in Amherst win disability benefits or have an unfair denial overturned. Find out how we can help today.

    Slip and Fall Accidents

    Accidents happen when a person, business, or municipality fails to maintain a reasonably safe space for the public and somebody is injured or suffers loss as a result, NOVA Injury Law is the slip & fall law firm to helping Amherst injury victims get fair compensation. Our lawyers investigate the cause of the injury and the impact on your life. Our slip and fall lawyers work to recover compensation for your pain and suffering, financial losses, and medical costs.

    Loss & Damage Claims

    If you have suffering financial loss due to the negligence of a person of business, you are entitled to recover compensation. Say, for example, that a plumber in Amherst caused significant water damage in your home through negligent work, you would be entitled to claim compensation for that damage and loss of use cause through the poor workmanship. Contact us now to learn more about how we can help with your loss and damage claim.

    Brain Injury

    Brain injury claims are serious and complex. Experienced brain injury lawyers know how to properly documents the physical and psychological symptoms of the injury on the injury victims. Our brain injury lawyers work with our in-house physician to bring a medically-informed approach to your injury claim. Brain injuries often leave significant impacts at work and at home. Fair compensation for a brain injury will consider the affect of the injury on your work, family, relationships, ability to complete housework, chores, and more. Winning compensation for medical care costs is also a focus for the brain injury lawyers at NOVA Injury Law. Learn how we can help you and your family today.

    Birth Injury

    Birth injuries are emotionally and financially devastating. Our Birth Injury Lawyers are experienced and compassionate. NOVA Injury Law is the only law firm in Nova Scotia with an in-house doctor to help birth injury victims and their family through the process of the injury claim. Our team will recovery compensation for the significant lifelong impacts for the injured infant, as well as the parents. When birth injuries are the result of negligent care of a doctor, nurse, hospital, or other medical professional, birth injury victims are entitled to claim compensation from the parties responsible. NOVA Injury Law understands how difficult birth injuries can be. We're dedicated to helping injured children in Amherst and across Cumberland County access the best care possible.

    Medical Malpractice

    Medical malpractice against a doctor, nurse, hospital, or other healthcare professional are challenging because of the medical evidence required. NOVA Injury Law's team of experienced medical malpractice lawyers are able to assess the medical records and build a case to demonstrate the negligence by the healthcare providers and the damages resulting from the negligence. Fair compensation will include damages for the pain and suffering due to the incident, income loss, and cost for past and future medical bills. Our legal team will help you understand your legal rights and how our team can help.

    Product Liability

    When somebody purchases a product and uses it reasonably, they shouldn't suffer an injury. But injuries and losses do happen when products are negligently designed, manufactured, and sold to consumers. No matter if the injury was due to a defect, malfunction, or fault design, if you have been injured by a product you are entitled to claim compensation for your injuries and losses. Contact us now to learn how our team helps Amherst injury victims after an injury.

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      Car accidents happen everyday but not every car accident claim will need a lawyer to be invovled.  Do you need a lawyer’s help?

      The experienced car accident lawyers at NOVA Injury Law help those that have suffered serious injuries in a car accident. Amherst car accident victims deserve fair compensation for their injuries after a car accident. Most injury victims will receive a phone call from the at-fault driver’s insurance company after the accident. Are you prepared to protect your right to compensation? 

      At NOVA Injury Law, we craft a unique strategy for every car accident claim. We focus on building a strong claim early on by collecting evidence from the scene of the accident and other documents to show why you were not at fault for the car accident. After that, our team gathers medical evidence to establish your injuries and the impact of your car accident injuries on your life – both in the short and long term. 

      We step in to fight for the rights of injured people in Amherst and the surrounding area so that they received fair compensation. If you have an offer from the insruance company for your injury claim – contact us right away for a free car accident claim review.

      Don’t forget that you can’t open your car accident claim seeking more money once you settle your claim. This is why working with the car accident lawyers at NOVA Injury Law know what amount of money is truly fair for your accident injuries and losses.  Learn what your car accident claim is worth now. Contact us for a Free Case Review.


      To win long term disability claims you need to prove your inability to work. The insurance companies make this task very challenging for disabled workers. Our long term disability lawyers help disabled workers win the LTD benefits they are entitled to when they are unable to work due to disability. 

      The big insurance companies have teams of adjusters, defence lawyers, and medical consultants working to deny claims and cut off benefits to disabled workers. NOVA Injury Law is here to tip the scales back in your favour with the weight of medical evidence.

      Our goal is to make the facts of the claim so abundantly clear, that the other side recognizes the risks associated with a trial and settles for a fair amount. We gather experience medical evidence to support your claim. 

      No matter whether your benefits have been denied when you first applied, or cut off after your claim was approved, the long term disability lawyers at NOVA Injury Law are here to help.  Contact us now to learn how we can help win your disability benefits.


      At NOVA Injury Law, we take pride in being one of the top-rated injury law firms in Atlantic Canada. We’ve worked with injury victims in Amherst for years and know what it takes to get great results.  Our past clients our our best ambassadors. Read their reviews to learn why they found our team to be the best injury lawyers for their cases.  Here are 10 reasons why you should trust NOVA Injury Law with your claim.

      Our law firm has a practising doctor as part of the team

      Personal Injury claims are complicated because the injuries sustained in each accident must be reviewed to ensure that all medical issues are appreciated and assessed. This can be quite intricate, and lawyers are not trained as medical experts. At NOVA Injury law we provide both medical and legal expertise.

      Dr. Laura Mitchell, the firm's Chief Medical Consultant, is on staff to help guide our clients through the medical side of their claims. Dr. Mitchell works with our legal team to help to ensure that the full extent of our clients' injuries are both identified and considered. Our goal is to ensure that every client is fairly compensated for their injuries - and that means knowing the medical issues inside and out.

      We come with the skills and resources to fight insurance companies

      The insurance Industry doesn't treat injury victims fairly. Insurance companies maximize their profits by minimizing your injury claim compensation.

      In Nova Scotia, bringing forward a personal injury claim is expensive and difficult. You will need to bring forward your own evidence, expert medical opinions - and the cost is often extremely high. Your insurance company knows you are not an expert in the law of personal injury. When NOVA Injury Law represents an injury victim, we pay all the costs involved in bringing the claim forward. You get the benefits of our legal expertise. Our job is to unlock additional compensation so that you receive fair compensation for your injuries. Let NOVA go to work for you today.

      Serving clients in our own community

      Jeff Mitchell is the firm's founder and Principal Lawyer. A born and raised Nova Scotian, Jeff, along with his wife Dr. Laura Mitchell, runs a firm that lives up to the Nova Scotian values of hospitality, graciousness and respect.

      Jeff and Laura are active in the community, especially so when it comes to caring for and representing victims of serious accidents. Dr. Laura Mitchell helps patients directly in the emergency room while Jeff represents injury victims through his legal practice.

      Easy legal representation that’s available 24/7

      An accident can be a stressful experience, and so can a legal claim. That is why at NOVA Injury Law, we strive to be as responsive as possible to our clients' questions and concerns. We want our clients to be assured that they can communicate with us when and how they want.

      We take this commitment seriously. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to take your questions and get back to you promptly. You can contact us by phone, email, text, Facebook chat, and more. Just ask how we can help!

      Consider yourself part of a family

      We are a family business. The people we serve are the backbone of what we do. Jeff Mitchell, the firm's Principal Lawyer and Founder, is dedicated to protecting the rights of the people he serves and making sure that they feel respected by the insurance company. When you choose NOVA Injury law, we want you to know that you are making the right choice. But don't just take our word for it – our past clients will tell you the exact same thing. In fact so much so that a lot of our new business is directed to us by our former clients.

      We take care of all your legal interests

      Navigating a personal injury claim is stressful, time-consuming, and requires significant knowledge about the legal system and insurance industry. At NOVA Injury Law, we aspire to take away the stress of the legal claim process so that our clients can focus on what matters most - their recovery. Learn how NOVA Injury Law's process for handling personal injury claims reduces claim stress while creating great results!

      We have a good reputation

      Wondering what our past clients have to say about NOVA Injury Law? We encourage you to go to Google Reviews to look over our past client experiences and the results we have earned them, and the service we have provided them. We're dedicated to exceeding our clients' expectations at each stage of the case. Call today to let us know how we can help you!

      No upfront cost needed to hire our firm

      Let us handle the legal costs while you focus on recovery. You don't pay NOVA Injury Law until we win a settlement for your personal injury case. Our clients love this model because it puts an experienced injury lawyer in their corner who is motivated to fight hard for them.

      We care

      Our firm has ample knowledge in personal injury law, and clients can rest assured knowing that we are solely dedicated to providing the highest level of legal representation to personal injury victims. We take our responsibility to each client seriously because we know how important it is to achieve fair compensation after an injury or accident.

      We only practice personal injury law

      Our firm has ample knowledge in personal injury law, and clients can rest assured knowing that we are solely dedicated to providing the highest level of legal representation to personal injury victims. Personal injury law is specialized - that's why it's the only thing we do. Learn more about our winning process today!