Brain & Spinal Cord Injuries
Brain and spinal cord injuries can create financial uncertainty for families struggling with mounting medical bills, the need for in-home nursing care and the emotional impact of a catastrophic injury. Accurately projecting costs associated with head and spinal cord injuries is essential for recovering damages proportional to the needs created by a serious injury.
At the Hawkins Law Firm, Tulsa attorney Phillip C. Hawkins consults neurologists and other medical experts, as well as life care planners and economists, when determining the medical and financial needs created by his client's injuries. Working from data gathered by HMOs and insurance companies, Mr. Hawkins offers cost data analyses insurers find hard to challenge, given the known costs of serious head and spinal cord injuries.
Don't wait for an insurer to offer you what they believe is a fair settlement offer. Protect your rights and interests and negotiate from a position of strength - contact brain and spinal cord injury lawyer Phillip C. Hawkins today and schedule a free consultation.Head Trauma, Spinal Cord Injuries, and Accidents
Personal Injury lawyer Phillip C. Hawkins represents victims of head and spinal cord injuries sustained in the following kinds of accidents:
- Car accidents
- Truck accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Construction site accidents
- Water / boating / diving accidents
- Birth injuries
- Erb's Palsy
- Cerebral Palsy
- Shoulder Dystocia
- Bicycle accidents
- Pedestrian knockdowns
Regardless of whether a traumatic brain injury, back or spine injury is involved, it isn't always clear what the long-term consequences will be even months afterwards. A severe concussion can lead to memory loss, equilibrium problems, even cognitive impairment. Back injuries can lead to muscle and nerve damage, resulting in the loss of dexterity, numbness in the extremities and chronic pain. In assessing costs associated with your injuries, it's important to consider future medical costs as well.
As your attorney, Mr. Hawkins considers the future impact of a head or spinal cord injury on his clients. Working closely with experienced, respected neurologists, Mr. Hawkins documents the scope of his client's injuries in light of recent medical tests and established research data.Planning for the Future Support of an Injury Victim
Disability resulting from a head or spinal cord injury often requires financial planning for the healthcare and upkeep of the injury victim. At the Hawkins Law Firm, Mr. Hawkins explains and discusses estate planning strategies you might want to consider in order to provide for the care of an injured spouse or child. Establishing a special needs trust is only one of several different options Mr. Hawkins can explain after an award or settlement has been reached in your case.Contact an Oklahoma Personal Injury Attorney Today
To schedule a free consultation and learn more, contact personal injury attorney Phillip C. Hawkins today.