If you have been in an auto or motorcycle accident and you were not at fault, then chances are you are going to file a personal injury claim. Out of nowhere you will receive tons of mailers from personal injury attorneys who want to represent your case. They will be willing to bend over backwards to accommodate your schedule and your location. Why do they go to this much trouble? Well, your claim could be worth a lot of money. Being a personal injury lawyer can be quite lucrative if he or she knows what they are doing.