The difference in the value of the car immediately after the accident and immediately after repairs have been made.
Loss of Use
The cost to rent a vehicle similar to yours during the time resaonably necessary to repair/replace your vehicle.
Alvin Lin ★★★★★ Mr. Kerr was kind enough to provide some good legal guidance to me as I navigated a diminished value car situation for which I have little personal experience with. I greatly appreciate his time and his clear and helpful explanations!!Gerard K. ★★★★★ My less-than-a-year-old C8 Corvette was clipped by a big rig, which was at fault. While the car was being repaired, I researched DV claims, and decided on...Engagement Guys San Diego ★★★★★ Russell has gone above and beyond to take care of me & my loss of use claim for my Ferrari. He has stayed on top of everything & has followed up multiple times with me to make sure that I was doing my part. He has done an amazing job to get this case settled for me, and I would greatly recommend him & his law office to EVERYONE!!! Thank you Russell You're the best!YS S. ★★★★★ Did a great job on my DV and LOU negotiation with the insurance company of the driver who rear ended me.Fidel G. G. ★★★★★ The best in the west! Russel S and his staff were very outstanding and meticulous with my DVC/LOU claim. He was able to file and get the result a couple of...Meleane H. ★★★★★ Russ and his team were very quick to respond and answered all my questions regarding my diminished value claim. Although my diminished value damages were...Patrick Khoury ★★★★★ Russel Kerr is an awesome attorney that assisted me in a California diminished value / loss of value claim for my corvette. He answered all my questions and made sure to be concise and made me feel confident in the entire process A to Z. I’d recommend anyone to him without a doubt. Thank you again!Heather S ★★★★★ Very helpful law firm. Even though they could not help me in my diminished value claim, they gave me free instructions as to filing in small claims court.ksharifi9 ★★★★★ It was a pleasure working with Russ and the entire Kerr & Sheldon team. There was great transparency and communication throughout the process and I'm very satisfied with the outcome. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them for any loss of use or diminished value claims.Esther Hwang ★★★★★ Great experience contacting Russell Kerr in regards to my DV LOU claim. Very professional and would definitely recommend.Emad Tadros ★★★★★ Great law office. very respectful and friendly. gave me ton of valuables Information about a diminished value claim while I'm not even his client. My personal injury attorney office was not willing to help with the diminish value claim, however Mr. Russ, who I found his website on google didn't hesitate to guide me with tremendous amount of information about how to proceed with my claim. Thank you very much... very recommended.lei zhao ★★★★★ I' m in trouble in a DV claim, and I have no ideal about how to move forward, even my claim is reasonable cause some cases have show I deserve that. The option or recommendation and information from Kerr & Sheldon are quite helpful and efficient, such as DV appraisal and jury instruction etc.Frank Heldman ★★★★★ I worked with Russel Kerr on resolving a complicated issue. His approach to a resolution was swift, fair and equitable. I highly recommend using this firm for resolving any issues regarding diminished value and recovering actual costs -
Very well done, thank you Russel to you and your team!Delilah Nina Ko ★★★★★ My 2015 Porsche was in an accident and after it was repaired it wasn't worth as much as before. The insurance company said I couldn't recover for the diminished value. I hired Mr. Kerr and he helped me recover the value that my car lost in value.
“Russell Kerr was fantastic in helping me all the way through my diminished value case against Geico insurance. He answered every one of my E-mail questions, recommended an appraiser for me, sent me copies of the jury instructions and law regarding DV and generally continued to advise me all the way through a very difficult and arduous procedure. He is a real pro and I would gladly recommend him to anyone in a similar situation.”
“Russell successfully handled my diminished value case recovering 50k in compensation by settlement. It was a pleasure working with him.”
“Fortunate to find Kerr & Sheldon. I had a diminished value case from an accident that was not my fault. The at fault insurance said they would not pay diminished value. I called many firms and no one would take the case. Finally I was referred to Russel Kerr, who was well versed in this type of case and was able to get the insurance company to settle for an acceptable amount. I would highly recommend using Kerr & Sheldon for your legal needs! I appreciate all the help.”