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California Catastrophic Injury Lawyer

If you have suffered catastrophic injuries after an accident, it is important that you get legal assistance immediately. Contact our catastrophic injury attorneys today to see how you can get compensated for your injuries.

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Our catastrophic personal injury attorneys understand the impact a severe injury can have on your life. A catastrophic injury could change your entire life, that is why it is very important to hire an experienced and skilled catastrophic injury attorney that could represent you in your claims for monetary compensation. Our attorneys are very understanding that with catastrophic injuries comes a lot of pain, distress, and permanent disabilities that one may have to face.

Catastrophic injuries happen on a daily basis unfortunately. It can be caused through several different ways. However, in almost every catastrophic injury accident, there is always an at-fault party that engaged in negligent behavior. Our personal injury attorneys believe that no victim should be in such a situation and have to deal with the stressful financial burden of all the medical costs. We have decades of experience representing clients with catastrophic injuries.

Oftentimes, you could be very careful yet an accident is still bound to occur. Almost all catastrophic injury victims experience emotional distress such as emotional trauma and loss of enjoyment of life. These types of damages would be non-economic damages that our attorneys would try to seek compensation for as well.

What is a Catastrophic Injury?

Examples of catastrophic injuries include:

  • Damage or failure of internal organs
  • Fractures of the skull
  • Serious Burns
  • Paralysis
  • Amputations
  • Loss or amputation of a limb
  • Head injuries
  • Disfigurement
  • lung damage
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Injuries of the spine or spinal cord

Catastrophic personal injuries could have lifelong effects. Lifelong effects need to be supplemented with constant 24/7 care, physical and emotional therapy, in-home assistance, assistance from family members, and several thousands of dollars of financial resources to dedicate to medical treatment. We understand catastrophic personal injuries are completely life-changing, and so we try to help out our clients as much as possible by litigating such claims while they focus on healing.

What Causes Catastrophic Injuries?

There are several different scenarios that cause catastrophic injuries. Although each situation differs on a case-by-case basis, through our experience representing catastrophic injury cases, we have noticed that the most common causes are:

What Type of Evidence is Needed in Catastrophic Injury Lawsuits?

Catastrophic injury lawsuits could be difficult to prove for an inexperienced law firm. Our law firm has decades of experience and is very knowledgeable of California and Nevada catastrophic personal injury law. We have access to several experts that could testify and establish a medical basis for your injuries. When bringing a catastrophic injury lawsuit question, there are certain types of evidence that our attorneys strive to gather. Below are some examples:

  • Witnesses: a witness will be able to give a statement to describe the event that caused the catastrophic personal injury. Our attorneys will interview witnesses as soon as possible in order to get their statement and prevent them from forgetting their testimony.
  • Recording devices: if such injuries occurred in front of businesses, our attorneys will look to see if there were any cameras that recorded the accident.
  • Accident investigation: our experienced accident reconstructionists work to determine the type of accident and determine liability for the other side. From such experts, we could create photographs and diagrams to help describe the accident and the severity of the injuries suffered.

Our catastrophic injury lawyers will help our injured clients recover financial compensation after enduring such severe accidents. We can help our injured clients recover from their injuries that have devastated their lives.

Who Are the Defendants in a Catastrophic Injury Claim?

There could be several different defendants’ plaintiffs could bring a lawsuit against in a catastrophic personal injury lawsuit. Some common examples of defendants that could be at fault include:

  • Landowners
  • Product manufacturers
  • Employers
  • Partners
  • Dog owners
  • Drivers

In order to prove that the other party was at fault, you must show that the other party was negligent. Negligence is proven by showing that the other party has a reasonable standard of care, but failed to act within their standard of care. The failure to act within the standard of care caused the plaintiff to sustain injuries.

What Damages Could I Recover for a Catastrophic Personal Injury?

There are several different damages a victim who has suffered catastrophic injuries could potentially recover. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Medical care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Lost wages
  • Property damage
  • Pain and suffering
  • Punitive damages
  • Other instances: Other examples include making your home wheelchair accessible after sustaining an injury that has caused disabilities.
  • Wrongful death: this occurs when the victim has suffered catastrophic injuries then has passed away due to those injuries. A wrongful death claim is brought by the members of the family.  Wrongful death claims could seek reimbursement for burial expenses, compensation for the income the deceased could have earned, etc.

What Do Our Catastrophic Personal Injury Attorneys Do?

  • Our attorneys will file the lawsuit on your behalf so you can focus on healing as we take care of the legal hurdles for you.
  • We act as the middleman for any medical attention you receive.
  • Our skilled catastrophic personal injury attorneys work to make sure that you receive compensation for the injuries suffered.
  • We hire investigators to reconstruct the accident that occurred to determine liability for the other side.
  • Our knowledgeable attorneys hire experts to explain the catastrophic personal injuries suffered.
  • Our attorneys negotiate with insurance adjusters and insurance companies for a higher damages payout.
  • Our attorneys provide free case reviews to determine the merits of your claim and the possible legal strategies we can take to ensure compensation for your injuries.
  • Our attorneys work on a contingency fee basis, so that you don’t have to pay any fees upfront until we win a settlement or judgment in your fever.

Decades of Experience with Catastrophic Injury Cases

If you or a loved one have suffered any type of catastrophic injury, contact our attorneys today for free no risk consultation. Contact our team of catastrophic injury attorneys today to discuss your case and the different legal strategies we can take to make sure you are well represented. Our practice is dedicated to assisting injured victims recover from such injuries. We understand that after going through such a catastrophic accident, you could feel helpless. We are here to help.  We have firms throughout the entire State of California and Nevada, and are readily available 24/7. Our legal team is here on standby to help you get the Justice you deserve.

It is very important to note that not every law firm in California and Nevada could be able to represent catastrophic injuries. Our team handles catastrophic injuries with consistent and successful outcomes. Our California personal injury attorneys are not afraid to go to trial to ensure that we received the best results possible. Contact us today for a free consultation.

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