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Sherman Oaks Brain Injury Attorneys

When you or someone you love suffers a brain injury, it can impact every area of your life. You may be unable to work or engage in hobbies and activities while facing hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical costs. When reckless behavior on the part of others is responsible, Harris Personal Injury Lawyers provide the professional legal representation you need to get compensation in a claim.  

Our Sherman Oaks brain injury attorneys are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide caring support and trusted legal guidance to victims and their families. With a proven track record of success, our top case results include settlements and verdicts worth millions of dollars. To find out how we can help you, call 1-800-GO-HARRIS and request a free consultation today. 

Types of Cases Our Sherman Oaks Brain Injury Attorneys Handle 

Brain injuries can happen due to any type of bump, blow, or sudden jolt to the head. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports they are one of the most common types of personal injuries, sending nearly three million people a year to hospital emergency rooms for treatment.  

At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we help victims get the compensation they need to recover. Types of cases our Sherman Oaks brain injury attorneys handle include:  

  • Brain injuries caused by motor vehicle crashes; 
  • Brain injuries that occur due to pedestrian or bicycle accidents; 
  • Brain injuries caused by slips and falls or getting struck by objects on someone else’s property; 
  • Brain injuries that happen while engaged in sports and recreational activities; 
  • Brain injuries caused by dangerous and defective products; 
  • Any type of accident that involves bumps or blows to the head, resulting in brain injuries.    

What Are Common Symptoms of Brain Injuries? 

Brain injuries can happen while strolling around Sherman Oaks Galleria, driving down Ventura Boulevard, or while engaging in other activities popular among residents. Even seemingly minor bumps or blows to the head can disrupt neural pathways in the brain, causing potentially life-threatening complications. Symptoms of brain injuries to be alert for include:   

  • Loss of consciousness; 
  • Feeling dizzy, lightheaded, and confused; 
  • Having difficulty walking or maintaining your balance; 
  • Problems speaking, communicating thoughts, or understanding what is being said; 
  • Vision disturbances, such as seeing spots or double vision; 
  • Feeling nauseous and vomiting; 
  • Having problems remembering details of the accident; 
  • Suffering severe headaches; Feeling excessively tired and having trouble staying awake.  

If you suspect a brain injury, seek medical care right away. Not doing so could jeopardize your health and your rights in filing a brain injury claim.  

How Do I File A Claim For Brain Injuries In Sherman Oaks?    

Brain injuries can cause lasting physical, emotional, and cognitive impairments. Victims may have marked personality changes, suffer from bouts of depression or extreme anxiety, and have trouble working or performing even simple household tasks. Once a brain injury happens, the National Institutes Of Health (NIH) warns that there is an increased risk that any future bumps or blows to the head could be fatal.   

At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we are dedicated to helping people facing this situation. When you or someone you love suffers a brain injury due to the reckless actions of others, you have the right to file a claim. Our Sherman Oaks brain injury attorneys guide clients in the options available, which include:  

  • An insurance claim, filed against the at-fault party: In cases where an insurance policy is in place, we aggressively negotiate with representatives with the goal of getting clients the maximum amount in a settlement.  
  • A brain injury lawsuit: If insurance is not in place or fails to cover all costs, we will not hesitate to file a brain injury lawsuit against those involved.   

How Much Is My Case Worth?  

Each case is different and the exact amount you may be entitled to for brain injuries in Sherman Oaks will depend on the severity of damage suffered and other circumstances involved. At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, our legal team aims at getting the maximum allowed by law. This often includes:  

  • Medical expenses, which covers current bills and any future treatment or rehabilitative costs; 
  • Lost wages, which includes current lost income and future losses in earnings and benefits; 
  • Pain and suffering, which compensates you for mental anguish and loss of enjoyment in life; 
  • Exemplary damages, often referred to as punitive damages, designed to punish those at fault.    

Call 1-800-GO-HARRIS To Request A Free Consultation Today 

At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, LLC., we help brain injury victims and their families get the compensation they are entitled to in a claim. As we generally handle these cases on a contingency basis, there are no upfront attorney fees. Call 1-800-GO-HARRIS or contact our Sherman Oaks brain injury attorneys online to request a free consultation today.