Houston Serious Injury Attorney
Lawyer for Catastrophic Injury Claims in Houston, TX
Injuries which cause a long-term disruption of the daily functioning of an individual are called catastrophic injuries. These injuries have a dreadful impact on not just the victim but also on the family of the victim. Even when the injuries are not permanent, recovery is slow and may take months, years or even decades. If you or a loved one has suffered a catastrophic injury it is important to have the guidance of a Houston catastrophic injury attorney in making your claim for damages. At The Doan Law Firm, P.C., our legal team has the experience and understanding of how far-reaching the effects of this kind of major injury can be on the individual and the family, and what it takes to assist clients through a difficult process. The legal team stands ready to fight for your claim for damages to the fullest.
We provide strong legal representation for any and all serious injury cases, including those related to traumatic brain injury,
spinal cord injury,
burn injuries, and
amputation injuries. Despite how daunting your situation may appear, we may be able to find a way to help relieve you of some unnecessary pain. A Houston catastrophic injury lawyer is prepared to look at your case immediately for a free initial case evaluation. Whether your catastrophic injury includes the
loss of eyesight,
loss of hearing,
paralysis, or the
wrongful death of a loved one, you are going to need the strong legal guidance of a Houston injury lawyer by your side to protect your rights.
Recovering Compensation in Serious Accident and Injury Claims
If your catastrophic injury was the result of another individual's negligence, you may be entitled to injury compensation. The claims for catastrophic injuries are generally used to finance any and all medical bills, prescriptions, and emotional damages after the accident. We understand that being in an accident can affect both you and the ones you love, which is why we will stop at nothing to protect you and your family during this trying time.
With the assistance of an experienced injury attorney at our firm, you may be able to recover financial compensation for all of your medical care, including future treatment, physical therapy and more. You may also be able to receive money for lost earnings as well as loss of potential earnings if you are unable to work in the same field or cannot return to work at all. In addition to these economic damages, you may be entitled to compensation for non-economic damages such as emotional trauma and pain and suffering. In seeking maximum monetary damages based off the specific injuries you have experienced, a skilled injury lawyer can help you recover the money that will help you in the often difficult task of rebuilding and moving on after a serious accident.
We often involve expert witnesses to help us analyze and prove in court proceedings the true value of a client's claim. In catastrophic injury cases, this is of the utmost importance. The more serious one's injury, the more of an impact it is likely to have on all areas of their life. By working with medical professionals, economists, forensic analysts, crash scene investigators, psychologists and other qualified witnesses, we can work to prove the fair and true value of a client's Houston injury claim. We seek fair compensation through negotiation and have the resources and experience to take our clients' cases to court whenever necessary.
Catastrophic Injury Lawyer Serving Houston
This kind of serious injury might occur at work, on the playground, or on a highway, even in your own home or that of another. Catastrophic injury often affects a number of important parts of the body. The functioning of internal organs may be permanently compromised, or circulation, respiration or other systems may be impaired. It is urgent in the case of major injuries that medical treatment is given as quickly as possible. The legal team at our firm is aware that even with immediate medical attention, the result of a catastrophic injury may be permanent disability, often necessitating life-long care and expense.
Catastrophic injury includes loss of hearing or sight, paralysis, accidental amputation, serious burns and spinal cord or brain injury and may affect one's movement, cognitive ability or ability to communicate to a greater or lesser degree. Children who are victims of a catastrophic injury may require continued treatment or surgical procedures as their bodies grow. Our legal team is dedicated to helping the victims of major injury and their families file claims for all possible damages.
Wrongful Death Claims in Houston, TX
After being involved in an accident that led to catastrophic injuries for you and other family members, you may think of nothing else except making a full recovery and resuming your life as soon as possible. However, when an unfortunate event such as a death in the family results from an accident, your entire life may come to a halt completely as you are overwhelmed with grief. While the legal team at our firm understands and respects your rights to go through the grieving process, we also strongly suggest that you talk to a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. When facing a case in which catastrophic injuries led to death, the surviving family members are left with all of the medical bills and funeral costs of their beloved mother, brother, wife, husband, son or daughter. These costs can add up to nearly tens of thousands of dollars. By working with a personal injury attorney, you will be able to hold the party who is responsible for this harm accountable for the financial damages caused to your family. Click here to learn more about filing a claim for wrongful death.
When an individual has been seriously injured through the negligence or wrongful act of another, the victim may file a claim for damages through a personal injury suit. Depending on the severity of the injuries sustained and the losses suffered by the individual or the family there are a number of claims which may be made, for example, pain and suffering, loss of wages, medical costs, future medical costs, and loss of enjoyment of life. The legal team at our firm understands the possible future financial impact of a catastrophic injury on the family and fights tirelessly maximum compensation.
Contact a Houston serious injury lawyer
from our firm if you or a loved one has been injured through the negligence or wrongful act of another. Our firm is open 24/7 and we offer a free consultation. Call us today at (800) 284-5983.