More Than 36 Years of Dedicated Advocacy
Durham Brain Injury Attorney
Representing Victims of TBI – Call (919) 701-8132
Brain injuries can occur from blunt trauma to the head or any condition that limits blood flow and oxygen to the brain. By definition, every case that involves head trauma or brain injury is very serious and carries the risk of devastating physical and mental impairment, long-term disability, or even death.
There may be enormous medical bills for years to come and a huge loss of potential income due to the impairments these injuries cause. Durham brain injury attorney, Don Strickland, is dedicated to helping victims get through the aftermath and recover the compensation they need to get on with their lives.
Don Strickland has recovered fair and just compensation for hundreds of injury victims and their families and has earned numerous awards due to his commitment to providing superior client service.
These recognitions include:
- AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
- The Best Lawyers in America
- Super Lawyers®
Call Don Strickland at (919) 701-8132 to speak confidentially with a skilled attorney about your matter.
Common Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
- ETruck accidents
- ECar accidents
- EMotorcycle accidents
- EBicycle accidents
- EAssault and battery
- EContact sports
- EFalling objects
- EGunshot wounds
- EShaken baby
- ESlips and falls
- EWorkplace accidents
There are times when medical professionals or hospital caregivers do not follow the accepted practices that would detect conditions that threaten the brain. Failure to investigate, or even a slight delay in investigating symptoms can lead to irreversible brain injury that incapacitates the patient.
Symptoms of a Brain Injury
A traumatic brain injury can change your life forever. After-effects range all the way from the relatively mild to the devastating and may include:
- EBreathing difficulties
- ELoss of motor abilities
- EMemory problems
- EMuscle tremors
- EPersonality changes
- EPhysical disability
Compensation for Brain Injury Victims
Victims of brain injury very frequently are saddled with ongoing medical treatments and escalating bills, challenges with work, and emotional trauma, even as they are forced to adjust to a future with a disability.
Don Strickland can help you collect monetary damages for the following after suffering a brain injury:
- Lost wages and lost future earning capacity
- Medical expenses now and into the future
- Physical pain and mental suffering
- Partial loss of use of your brain
- Functional impairment and disability
- Loss of enjoyment of life