Traumatic Brain Injuries Lawyers Serving Clients in the Carolinas
A traumatic brain injury can have catastrophic consequences both to the injured party involved and his or her family. Impairment of daily activities, loss of motor skills, memory loss, debilitating headaches, lifelong medical care, rehabilitation costs and loss of earnings are just some of the issues frequently involved in traumatic brain injury cases. With over 46 years combined legal experience, the attorneys at Warren & Kallianos, have extensive experience in handling traumatic brain injury cases and helping those affected recover the compensation they deserve.
Contact one of our Charlotte brain injury lawyers to learn more in your free initial consultation.
Cases Involving Brain Injuries Require Experienced Legal Representation
Brain injuries are often placed in one of two categories:
- Open Head Injury: These cases involve a head injury in which the dura mater, the outer layer of the meninges, is breached. Penetrating injuries can be caused by high velocity projectiles or objects of lower velocity such as knives, or bone fragments from a skull fracture that are driven into the brain.
- Closed head injury: These cases involve a brain injury from an external impact that does not include a break in the skull. A closed head injury may result in swelling or bleeding within the skull, which can lead to brain damage or death.
In all cases, it is important for a person with a head injury to seek immediate medical attention so that an appropriate diagnosis can be made and, if necessary, emergent medical treatment implemented. Unfortunately, those who suffer head injuries may experience permanent cognitive deficits that will impair their ability to function at pre-accident levels. It is often necessary to obtain neuro-psychological testing to not only diagnose and confirm the existence of a brain injury but also the extent of the residual effects of a brain injury.
These cases can be extremely complex due to the science involved. Therefore, it is critical to select an attorney who has the knowledge, skill and experience to handle this type of case. The traumatic brain injury attorneys at Warren & Kallianos have a proven track record of representing clients who have sustained a brain injury, whether it be from a motor vehicle accident, pedestrian accident, construction accident or birth injury.
If you or a loved one has suffered a brain injury due to the negligence of another person, contact our law firm immediately. We are here to help and answer any questions you may have about our firm and your legal rights..
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