I have been a personal injury lawyer in Nova Scotia for 23 years. So I have been involved in countless cases where the parties have been able to settle their claims and avoid the risk and expense of trial.
But offers to settle can also have significant legal impact even if a case doesn’t settle before trial. That’s why this article by Matt Maurer was of interest, since it provides a perfect illustration of the strategic use of offers to settle.
Formal Offer to Settle