Brain Injury

Brain Injury 2021-01-12T23:39:58-07:00

Brain Injury Lawyers in Edmonton, Alberta

Every year James H. Brown and Associates represents numerous individuals who have suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Sometimes the TBI is catastrophic and life-changing. In other cases, the individual is able to return to their activities.

Our firm is a leader in brain injury litigation having achieved multi-million dollar brain injury settlements in Alberta. We spare no expense to fully investigate the accident. We act quickly to retain neuropsychologists and other top medical experts to assess the injury and the impact upon our client’s life. Other experts such as functional capacity experts, occupational therapists, cost of care assessors, and economists are retained to fully evaluate the client’s claim. Having access to experts to calculate such things as past and future loss of income and future cost of care, is critical to achieving the largest settlement possible.

The experienced Alberta brain injury lawyers at James H. Brown and Associates understand the seriousness and complexity of traumatic brain injuries. They are committed to seeing that everything possible is done to assist our clients to recover as much of their pre-accident functional capacity as possible.

James H. Brown and Associates is a major supporter of the Brain Care Centre (formerly NABIS), an organization that provides information, support, and assistance to those suffering from traumatic brain injury. James H. Brown and Associates donated funds to start the brain care center telephone helpline.

Our brain injury lawyers practice all over Alberta; more specifically in Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Red Deer, Calgary, and Camrose. No matter your city of residence in the province of Alberta, our attorneys at James H. Brown will be able to assist you in your brain injury settlement.

How do you assess a traumatic brain injury case?

Almost nothing is as serious as a traumatic brain injury. If you or your loved one has been unfortunate enough to suffer as a result of the wrongful act or negligence of another person, you have the right to take legal action to recoup damages for personal suffering and loss. Rest assured, we will not hesitate to enlist top medical specialists to evaluate the injury, and how it will impact our client’s life. One of the expert accident injury lawyers at James H. Brown & Associates will be happy to discuss you or your loved one’s traumatic brain injury case and advise you on how best to move forward.

What is the cost of a traumatic brain injury case?

The amount of compensation that you or your loved one receive from a traumatic brain injury claim will fluctuate depending on a wide range of variables. For example, the exact nature of the brain injury, or loss of income could both be determining factors in your loved one’s case. There should be compensation for pain and suffering, medical expenses, travel costs, wage losses, and any out of pocket expenses related to the brain injury. At the end of the day, our mission is to make sure our clients receive every penny they deserve.

Why choose James H. Brown & Associates to handle traumatic brain injury claims?

James Brown had a promising future in sports before he was involved in a head-on collision with an uninsured motorist. As a result, he suffered a broken neck that ended his career and left him committed to making sure injured persons receive proper compensation for their injuries. He knows first hand what it is like to suffer a life-changing injury in a serious car accident. Our legal team has even established legal precedents in cases involving traumatic brain injury. In addition, we are Alberta’s leading brain injury settlement lawyers. When it comes to representing clients with traumatic brain injuries, the James H. Brown legal team is unequaled in the Province of Alberta.

How long can I expect a traumatic brain injury case to take?

First of all, it is absolutely critical not to settle the claim until you truly understand the full scope of the injuries and how they may impact a person’s life long-term. Depending on the severity of the traumatic brain injury, it may be necessary to take matters to court, or even trial. Rest assured, the James H. Brown legal team will use any means necessary in order to achieve a fair settlement for our client. With that being said, the length of time primarily depends on the nature of the injuries. We will be able to provide a more accurate estimate of how long the case will take once we are privy to the specific details and circumstances.

How much compensation will I receive from my traumatic brain injury claim?

A great number of considerations must be factored in when determining the value of a traumatic brain injury claim. This includes the exact nature of the injuries and the effect they will have on an individual’s income-earning ability short-term and in the future. In order to properly assess these factors, we enlist the expertise of medical professionals from a range of disciplines to accurately determine the value of a claim. In the end, our aim is to ensure that our clients receive every dollar that is owed to them.

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