Dallas Traumatic Brain Injury Attorney
Past President of the Brain Injury Alliance of Texas
Marc Lenahan is a Past President of the
Brain Injury Alliance of Texas 2012, and is the only Attorney on the board. Our law firm also shares
a building with Pate Rehab's Dallas location.
Kathleen M. Kearney is an attorney, a registered nurse who is board certified
in pediatrics, the President of the Texas Chapter of The American Association
of Nurse Attorneys, and is on faculty at a State University. We don't
just list "Brain Injury" on our website; we actually work to
help those with traumatic brain injury (TBI) all the time.
The severity of a brain injury caused by an accident ranges from mild to severe.
Damages Related to Head Trauma
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes (NINDS) states
that a closed head injury may be very difficult to recognize and diagnose
due to the fact that current imaging technology does not register these
injuries in a reliable manner. A severe brain injury is a traumatic event
for the accident victim and the victim's family, especially when the
injured person's personality changes, which is a common symptom. Surgery
is often an urgent need in order to remove leaking blood and damaged tissue
death or further damage to other areas of the brain.
Accidents Leading to Brain Injury
Brain injuries are common occurrences in:
In certain cases, the accident victim may be able to move normally and
speak normally, yet be unable to function as he or she did before their
accident. More severe brain injuries may result in more obvious symptoms such as:
- Severe loss of cognitive ability
Since the brain governs all basic functions of the body, emergency surgery
may be necessary to prevent death depending upon the location and extent
of the injury. These injuries are expensive to treat and are very often
Why Choose Lenahan Law Firm?
At Lenahan Law Firm, we are dedicated to assisting clients who have been
severely injured as a result of the
negligence of another to recover the maximum compensation for their losses. A Dallas
brain injury lawyer at our firm will utilize a wide range of resources
such as medical authorities, accident reconstruction experts, engineers
and respected life planning professionals in order to construct a comprehensive
claim for damages. If a trial is necessary to obtain a fair settlement
and maximize compensation, many expert witnesses may be used to ensure
that the jury understands the extent and effects of this type of injury.
Why hire a Dallas personal injury attorney?
We understand the complexity of brain injuries and the stress that is placed
on the family as a result. Because each Dallas
personal injury lawyer at our firm focuses solely on severe injury cases and only handles
a few cases at a time, your case could receive concentrated attention.
We believe that the sooner you retain a skilled lawyer, the better.
Call now for a free initial consultation.