Diminished Value Auto Claim

Background It is pretty much common knowledge that accident free cars are worth more than those that have sustained damage. Even an expertly repaired car with no visible evidence will be worth less thanks to the proliferation of services like Carfax and Autocheck to tell the tale (which is a good thing). I actually have a client who was set to trade in a vehicle this summer and he was recently in an accident. I looked into our options to recoup the difference in market value before and after the accident and here is what I found. If you are in a similar situation, my hope is that this information is of value to you. General In all states except Michigan, if an accident is the fault of anothe