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Traumatic Brain Injury Lawsuits

Dealing with any serious injury can be stressful, but a brain injury can bring devastating lifestyle changes that may be permanent. The lawyers at Leahy Law offer tireless, proven legal help for traumatic brain injury victims in the Tacoma, WA, area. We fight to secure just compensation, so you and your family can focus on recovery rather than mounting financial concerns.

Any severe head injury requires immediate medical care, and legal counsel is vital at the outset. An early call to Leahy Law allows our attorneys to speak to your neurologist or other medical doctors to coordinate care and ensure that all relevant medical avenues are explored. We can also recover evidence and deal with insurance adjusters proactively so you don’t have to.

We offer a free consultation in our office, your home, or in the hospital. Please contact us to speak to an attorney today and begin building your case.

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Brain injuries can have serious lifelong repercussions.

About Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injuries affect more than two million people every year, resulting in over 50,000 deaths and 280,000 hospitalizations. Brain damage can be the result of blunt head trauma from a motor vehicle accident, severe fall, sports injury, or criminal attack. Other causes often include oxygen deprivation during birth or surgery.

Many brain injuries lead to significant, permanent damage. Cognitive deficits from brain trauma can range from mild to severe, and often, the full extent of injury is not immediately known. Victims may experience severe mood swings, memory problems, attention deficits, or, in extreme cases, remain unresponsive. Sometimes, the victim is unaware of the cognitive changes, and does not understand that they have suffered brain damage.

For all of these reasons, a brain injury can be devastating for family members. The victim may be unable to return to a former occupation or look after children, and there may be a need for ongoing personal care. With a permanent loss of income, it becomes increasingly difficult to deal with the growing expenses related to the accident. In difficult times like this, it is essential that victims and their loved ones do not try to face these trials alone.

A Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer Can Help You Prove the Extent of Your Injuries

Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can occur as a result of a sports accident, motor vehicle accident, or other misfortune and are difficult injuries to prove. With the help of a traumatic brain injury lawyer at Leahy Law, you can get the medical attention and expert care you need to prove the extent of your injuries and recover compensation. Attorneys Patrick and Brice Leahy know which experts to connect you with and can coordinate the imaging to help move your case forward.

"Hands down some of the best service I've encountered thus far in my life, Brice was very courteous, organized, and had everything done in a timely manner. Always on top of his work and communicating information as he gained it. Brice handled everything, and made this situation a lot more comfortable and smooth." Read More.

Legal Compensation

In many cases, traumatic brain injuries are the result of negligence or carelessness of another party. If a drunk driver is to blame for your pain and suffering, you are entitled to pursue full compensation. If surgical error caused your injury, you may have a medical malpractice case. Even if you are partially at fault in a motorcycle or car accident, you may be entitled to collect compensation for your losses. Because physical, emotional, and financial damages in these cases are substantial, brain injury lawsuits often bring significant amounts of compensation.

Recoverable damages for brain injuries may include:

  • Medical bills
  • Loss of income
  • Loss of future earning capacity
  • Life care costs, including medical equipment, home care, medications, therapy, etc.
  • Pain and suffering 
  • Numerous quality of life issues
"Our team at Leahy Law understands the pain, fear, and frustration you are facing, and will do all we can to ease the pathway ahead."

In over 35 years of legal practice, Leahy Law has helped many brain damage victims and families recover substantial settlements and awards. We approach each personal injurycase as though it was our family member involved in a devastating accident. We will meticulously investigate your accident to firmly establish liability, and protect you from insurance tricks designed to settle your case for less than its worth. 

Speak to an Attorney

Patrick Leahy and Brice Leahy provide compassionate, dedicated legal help to victims and families. We understand the pain, fear, and frustration you are facing, and will do all we can to ease the pathway ahead. Our firm also works strictly on a contingency basis, so you pay no up-front attorneys' fees. Please contact us today to speak to an attorney or schedule a free consultation.

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