Government Benefits Claims

Will Your Lawsuit Settlement Affect Your VA Benefits?

The simple answer is no. If you receive benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs and were injured in an accident, you can still file a claim against the at-fault party for damages. Any settlement or jury award you received from the negligent party will not affect your VA benefits.

Government on the Lookout for Double-Dipping

The federal government will make sure you are not double-dipping into federal programs to receive medical treatment from the VA, along with Medicare or Medicaid assistance.

Turn to us for assistance with your VA benefits related to your accident. If you live along the Front Range or Western Slope or in a mountain community in Colorado, contact Doehling Law in Grand Junction, Montrose or Aspen to arrange a free consultation about your accident. We are a team of experienced personal injury litigation attorneys with in-depth knowledge about lawsuit recovery and government benefits.

Call us at (970) 292-7171 or you can send an email with a brief description of your case.

  • Pedestrian Accident $1,300,000
  • Professional Liability $950,000
  • Neck & Back Injury from Bicycle Accident $800,000
  • Jury Verdict: Vehicle vs. Tractor $767,000
  • Cervical Fusion from Golf Cart Accident $750,000

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    • “Gary made sure that all avenues were explored for getting me the highest award possible, kept me informed of the status of the claims, and expressed great empathy and kindness during my painful recovery.”

      - Denise M.
    • “They are helping with a legal issue. Very professional and caring. Recommend this firm.”

      - Rudi M.
    • “Did a very good job of communicating. Very professional and truly worked in my best interest all along.”

      - Chris B.
    • “We felt well represented by Doehling Law, our interests and concerns were taken care of and we appreciate everything that was done for us.”

      - Roxie K.
    • “They resolved my claim in a timely matter and gave closure to an uncertain future, I cannot thank them enough for their persistence to detail and dedication to do what is right.”

      - Carl C.

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      Our lawyers offer a free consultation to answer your questions and help you understand your options for obtaining the full and fair money damages you are entitled to from the negligent party.

      Call (970) 292-7171 or complete the form to schedule a free initial consultation.

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