Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a serious public health problem in the United States. Each year, traumatic brain injuries contribute to a substantial number of deaths and cases of permanent disability. Recent data shows that, on average, approximately 1.7 million people sustain a traumatic brain injury annually
Traumatic injury can be caused by car crashes, construction accidents, sports accidents, slip and fall and many other causes. Our attorneys have many years of experience in representing victims of brain injuries and their family members.
Attorney Mike Bee is a member of the West Virginia Brain Injury Association and has served as its past President. He has served on the Board of Directors of the National Brain Injury Association and the President's Council for National Brain Injury Association. In addition, he was the past Chairman of the Development Committee for the National Head Injury Foundation. He presently serves on the Board of Directors of the Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group. Mr Bee speaks throughout the country on legal issues and funding issues confronting the traumatically brain injured individuals and their families. Mr. Bee has also taught at the University of Florida as an adjunct professor in their professional certification programs.
According to the CDC, symptoms of traumatic brain injury include, but not limited to: Difficulty thinking clearly, headache, fuzzy or blurry vision, irritability, sleeping more than usual, feeling slowed down, nausea or vomiting (early on), dizziness, sadness, sleep less than usual, difficulty concentrating, sensitivity to noise or light, balance problems, more emotional, trouble falling asleep, difficulty remembering new information, feeling tired or no engery and nervousness or anxiety.
If you suspect traumatic brain injury in yourself or a loved one and before accepting any insurance company offer to settle your case, contact one of our experienced personal injury attorneys who can advise you of your rights and answer the important questions related to your injuries, our TBI attorneys will work to determine the impact of your injuries and all affected areas of your life.
For more information regarding our firm, contact us at the law office of Law Office of Hill, Peterson, Carper, Bee and Deitzler today. Regardless of your choice of attorney, the attorney who accepts your case should do so on a contingent fee basis. That means that attorney fees are paid only as a percentage of the amount recovered. If there is no recovery, the attorney receives no fee. Experienced attorneys ordinarily advance expenses on the same basis. The expenses are reimbursed in addition to the contingent fee only if the case is successful. If there is no recovery on the case, most attorney fee contracts provide that there will be no repayment of expenses either.
For a no cost, no obligation consulation, contact one our personal injury attorneys. We will review your case and advise you of your your legal rights