Brain injuries are extremely serious and require immediate medical attention. Even a minor concussion may lead to permanent cognitive and behavioral issues that will have a devastating impact. More serious brain injury may result in permanent physical disability, paralysis, and even death. Unlike most body organs, the brain cannot heal itself by regenerating new cells, so many victims of brain injury are never the same.
In many brain injury cases, symptoms do not develop for several days or even weeks. When an injury is mild, the symptoms of traumatic brain injury are subtle. That is why it is very important to seek medical care immediately if you experience one or more of the following symptoms:
Regardless of whether the brain trauma appears to be mild or severe, brain injuries can be traumatic and life-changing. Recovery is often a very long and difficult process for both brain injury survivors and their families. Health care bills and expenses can be staggering, and in many situations the victim will require ongoing medical treatment, procedures, and physical therapy for a very long time.
An experienced Los Angeles brain injury lawyer can help victims collect the compensation they deserve for their injuries and move forward with their lives. Brain injury victims are entitled to receive the following compensation:
The brain is the most complex organ in the human body, and brain injury cases require attorneys with experience handling complex cases. At West Coast Trial Lawyers, we focus on complex litigation, including catastrophic injuries to the brain. We have represented thousands of clients, and have helped them recover more than $1 billion in verdicts and settlements over the past fifteen years.* We aggressively fight for full compensation for every client, and we prepare every case with the intention of going to trial. Because we take cases to court and we win, we get the best settlements from insurance companies.
We fight hard to improve the quality of life and obtain the maximum compensation for victims of brain injury. If you or a loved one has suffered a brain injury, contact the brain injury attorneys in our Los Angeles office to discuss your case. We can be reached toll free at (888) 888-9285 or you can email us at [email protected]. Consultations are always free, and our lawyers will explain your options and answer any questions you may have. We take all brain injury cases on a contingency basis, so you only pay if we win your case.