You’ve decided to hire a personal injury lawyer to represent your injury case, and you’re interested in learning about our practice. Who are we? What sets us apart? And why should you consider our firm for your personal injury case?
In this post, we’ll provide a little bit of background into our firm and who we are, and help you understand what sets us apart from the competition. We’ll also provide some past client testimonials, so you can see how we work with our clients.
Let’s dive in.
Ward & Barnes was co-founded in 2012 by two close friends and Pensacola natives: Scott Barnes and Austin Ward. Here’s a brief bio for each of our injury attorneys:
Scott Barnes is a Pensacola native. He earned his law degree from the University of Florida and co-founded Ward & Barnes, P.A. in 2012. Today, he focuses on personal injury claims, motor vehicle accident claims, medical malpractice, and more.
Austin Ward is a Pensacola native who received his law degree from the Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama. He co-founded Ward & Barnes in 2012 and focuses his practice in the area of motor vehicle accidents, slip/trip and fall accidents, and wrongful death claims.
Ward & Barnes – A Team of Winning Attorneys
Together, Scott and Austin have developed a practice that focuses on skillfully representing clients in even the most complicated medical malpractice, wrongful death, and personal injury cases.
We pride ourselves on providing compassionate, one-on-one service to clients in the greater Pensacola area, including Pensacola Beach, Navarre, Fort Walton Beach, Milton, Cantonment, Pace, Gulf Breeze, Perdido Key, Jay, Gonzalez, and Destin.
We also represent clients in Escambia County, Santa Rosa County, Okaloosa County, Bay County, Walton County, and throughout the state of Florida, as well as out-of-state clients injured while visiting our beautiful state of Florida.
What our Clients are Saying
One of the biggest indicators that you’ve found a great law firm is a happy base of existing customers. With that in mind, here are a few of our recent customer reviews:
“I hired Ward and Barnes after a car accident last year. They have been responsive and professional. Because of the style of their firm you get direct attention from top-notch attorneys who are extremely knowledgeable. I’d recommend these folks to anyone. It takes the burden of handling an auto claim completely off your shoulders.” – Tyler K.
“Let me begin by saying that from my initial contact with the firm of Ward & Barnes, through the resolution of my case, I couldn’t be more satisfied and appreciative! My attorneys were consummate professionals who treated me with dignity and courtesy. The support staff, especially Tatiana, were always very pleasant and kind, responsive to my queries, and prompt in their communication. I was thoroughly informed of my rights and responsibilities as a client, as well as given realistic expectations of the timeline and value of my case. Though my case was a small one, I was treated like a million-dollar client in every regard! Thanks to the diligence and commitment of Ward & Barnes, I received the medical care I needed and the maximum monetary award as well. I put my trust in them and that trust was well rewarded, and so I highly recommend them to anyone seeking legal representation in a personal injury case.”- Shannon C.
“Ward & Barnes Law provided a positive experience. After contacting them, the staff and lawyers assigned to me were both responsive and accessible. The firm was amazing in guiding me through the entire process while setting clear expectations. Highly recommended!” – N. P.
“My experience with Ward and Barnes is nothing short of excellent. They kept me informed and handled the details of my case promptly and efficiently. If you are looking for an attorney in the Pensacola area look no further these guys are the go-to firm!” – Kevin M.
“Ward & Barnes law firm is simply remarkable! The staff is very friendly, and Attorneys Austin Ward and Scott Barnes treat their clients with dignity and respect. They are very thorough and go out of their way to assist and help clients. If you want a firm who can do the most for you and will give you personal attention, then the Ward & Barnes law firm is without a doubt the law firm you should choose!” – Matt R.
Thankful For Our Clients Trust
As you can see, we pride ourselves on a history of happy clients who got the settlements and payouts they deserved. If you have any additional questions about how we handle client cases, don’t hesitate to contact us.
We’re always happy to provide additional details or provide references for you to learn more about how we work with clients. We understand it can be intimidating to choose an attorney to represent your injury case, and we promise to do everything we can to help you feel at ease.
Our Clients are our Top Priority
We know that experiencing an injury can be fraught with difficulty and emotions. After all, you’ve been in a car accident or suffered a slip and fall injury, and you’re probably feeling vulnerable and in need of qualified assistance.
That’s where our team comes in.
As hometown locals, our attorneys care deeply about Pensacola, the people who live here, and the surrounding areas. We go above and beyond to ensure we’re providing excellent service to our clients.
Our top priorities are excellence, thoroughness, knowledge, experience, compassion, and maintaining the wellbeing of our clients who have been injured at the hands of a negligent party.
If you’ve been injured in an accident and need quality representation that you can count on, our team is here for you.
We know that personal injury cases can take time, and that – often – clients don’t have that time to spare. To this end, we work closely with clients, their insurance companies, and their families to settle cases quickly and to provide comprehensive, detailed, compassionate service for accidental injury victims.