Houston Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers

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How Can a Houston Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer Help You?

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) have long-term effects on a person’s health, wealth, and enjoyment of life. Funds from a Houston TBI lawsuit can help afford better care and provide a brighter future.

Traumatic brain injuries and concussions are among the most serious and devastating types of injuries that can result from accidents. A TBI occurs when a sudden trauma causes damage to the brain, either by penetrating the skull or by shaking the brain within it. TBIs can affect a person’s physical, cognitive, emotional, and behavioral functions, and can have long-term consequences for their families, colleagues, and friends.

If you or a loved one has suffered a TBI due to someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and other damages. At Pierce Skrabanek, we have extensive experience in handling TBI and concussion injury cases, including a $14 million result for an offshore worker who suffered a severe head injury on the job.

Located in Houston, we understand how devasting brain injuries are to individuals and families. Whether a TBI occurs in the workplace, from a slip and fall injury, or a car accident, our traumatic brain injury lawyers can help. Contact us today for a free consultation at (​​832) 690-7000 — we will work tirelessly to protect your rights and interests against insurance companies and liable parties.

What Kind of Settlement Can a Houston Traumatic Brain Injury Attorney Help You Secure?

A traumatic brain injury lawyer can help you secure compensation for:

  • Medical bills and funds for ongoing follow-up therapies
  • Lost wages and job-related benefits like retirement or health insurance
  • Pain and suffering including conditions like PTSD, depression, and the loss of enjoyment of life
  • Punitive damages, which are additional punishment fees ordered from the other party by a judge in some cases — these funds may then be awarded to you
  • Wrongful death damages for cases where the brain trauma caused or contributed to your loved one’s death

If you have suffered a TBI or concussion injury due to someone else’s negligence, you should contact an experienced personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. Your lawyer from Pierce Skrabanek can handle the work of a lawsuit, leaving you to focus on healing and moving forward in peace.

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What Kind of Accidents Do Houston Brain Injury Lawyers Handle?

The Houston brain injury attorneys at Pierce Skrabanek can help you pursue a lawsuit for some of the most common accidents that cause traumatic brain injuries, including: 

You deserve to be safe in your residence, at your place of work, and on our roads and highways. If your safety was compromised due to the negligence of another, and you’re now suffering from the long-lasting effects of a brain injury, you deserve justice.

We understand the financial and emotional stress caused by traumatic brain injuries. That is why we work on a contingency fee basis — we invest for the experts and work necessary to build your case upfront, and only earn our fee if we win for you first. Contact Pierce Skrabanek today for a free consultation at (​​832) 690-7000.
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How Does a Houston Concussion Injury Lawyer Help My Case?

A Houston concussion injury attorney can accomplish most of the tasks related to pursuing a lawsuit, such as:

  • Evaluating your case and determine its value based on the severity of your injury, the impact on your life and work, and the extent of your medical expenses and future care needs
  • Gathering evidence to prove that the other party was at fault for causing your injury, such as police reports, witness statements, accident reconstruction experts, medical records and opinions, etc.
  • Negotiating with the insurance company or the defendant’s lawyer to reach a fair settlement that covers your damages and losses
  • Filing a lawsuit in court if a settlement cannot be reached or if the offer is too low
  • Representing you at trial and presenting your case to a judge or jury using persuasive arguments and compelling testimony

Brain injury litigation is extremely complex and requires up-to-date professional knowledge. By empowering a traumatic brain injury lawyer from Pierce Skrabanek to act on your behalf, you gain our proven experience, and minimize or eliminate the amount of time and energy needed from you. It’s your attorney’s job to build and pursue your case, not yours — your efforts are for prioritizing your health and the well-being of your family.

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Contact Houston TBI Attorneys at Pierce Skrabanek

The Houston TBI lawyers at Pierce Skrabanek have decades of experience in handling personal injury cases, including complex that involve brain, head, neck, and spinal cord injury. We have secured multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for our clients and their families.

We offer a free, confidential initial consultation and work on a contingency fee basis until you have a satisfactory case resolution. We also have bi-lingual English and Spanish services, to meet our Houston neighbors and clients where we’re needed. 

Your pursuit of justice could lead to a future of financial stability and better health outcomes for a traumatic brain injury. By holding the liable parties accountable, you also help incentivize improved safety standards, which could prevent injuries like yours from happening to others. Contact us today at (832) 690-7000 to explore your legal options — you may find relief in securing representation right away. 

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Read what our past clients have to say about our legal services. 

Daryl M.

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“My experience with Mr. Skrabanek was honestly far better than all expectations that we had. He took care of us like we were family, making sure me and my wife always felt like a priority and walked us through all of the concerns that we had. If you are looking for a professional who truly cares for his clients you can stop the search. You won’t be disappointed.”

Denise J.

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“Mike and his team helped me settle an injury claim case. I was informed and helped through every step and they were always professional and very responsive. I really enjoyed working with them.”

Victoria S.

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“My attorney, Michael, did an amazing job with my case. He’s a straight shooter and has a vast knowledge of the law combined with an extensive amount of experience, making him a fantastic attorney. I fully recommend this firm.

Thank you Pierce Skrabenek!”

Gabriela C.

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“Paul Skrabanek of the law firm Pierce Skrabanek was very professional and went above & beyond in handling my daughter's case. Very dedicated, worked diligently, and got justice for my family. If I could give a higher rating than 5 stars I would. Thank you and your firm for such tenacity.”

Raymond H.

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“These guys are awesome, they were very informative from the beginning to end, working with them was super smooth, and I had all questions answered thoroughly. The whole team at this firm works to help in every way they can. They were able to get me the compensation I deserved and exceeded my expectations. If you’re ever in need of a stellar team to stand behind you and work for you, these guys are the ones you would want in your corner.

Thank you very much Paul and thank your team for me.”

Cam F.

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“Working with Paul Skrabanek was a very positive experience. He helped me understand the legal process as someone who has never been a part of a lawsuit, and was able to get me settled quickly and painlessly! Loved working with Pierce Skrabanek law firm!”

Michele R.

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Michael Pierce and his team, especially Krystle, were very professional, always available (even on weekends), and very knowledgeable. We appreciate their hard work on our case and the time they took to explain every detail as our case progressed. Mike is a phenomenal attorney and we highly recommend them for your legal needs.”

Beverly C.

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“I found Mr. Skrabanek to be very trustworthy, creditable, and genuinely concerned about my well-being while I was going through this very difficult process. He showed constant concern for me being completely satisfied before making any final decisions.”

Diane T.

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“Fantastic team of attorneys and staff dedicated to their clients. Michael Pierce is an outstanding trial attorney for personal injury cases.”

Deborah S.

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“We watched, participated & listened to Paul Skrabanek fight for a settlement which we could be happy with. Just this month the case has been put to rest.”

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Traumatic Brain Injury Act?

The Traumatic Brain Injury Act (TBI Act) is a federal law that was enacted in 1996 and reauthorized in 2014. It provides funding for research, prevention, education, and service delivery related to traumatic brain injury (TBI). It also defines TBI as an acquired injury to the brain that does not include congenital or degenerative disorders or birth trauma. These legally established definitions help your attorney outline your injuries in court, and pursue compensation for the preventable harm you’ve suffered.

Should I accept an insurance payout for a traumatic brain injury?

If you are offered a payout for a traumatic brain injury by an insurance representative, do not accept it before consulting with your own lawyer first. Insurance companies are businesses, and their employees often work to minimize payouts to injury survivors so that the company stays profitable. Their interests are not the same as yours, whereas your TBI attorney from Pierce Skrabanek works only for you.

What is the lifelong cost of a traumatic brain injury?

The lifelong costs associated with TBI include emergency care, hospitalization, rehabilitation, medication, home modifications, assistive devices, and long-term residential care. For individuals and families, this means millions of dollars spent personally, and nationally, the CDC estimates $76.5 billion spent annually on care for citizens with TBI coupled with their loss of productivity. 

Brain injuries add costs and burdens to people with TBI, their families, and society. That is why it’s important to seek legal help if you have suffered a TBI due to someone else’s negligence — these costs should not burden your loved ones. Hold the responsible parties accountable by contacting Pierce Skrabanek today.

How long does a person have to file a traumatic brain injury claim in Houston?

According to Texas law, you have 2 years from the date of a traumatic brain injury to file a personal injury claim against the responsible party. This is known as the statute of limitations and it applies to most types of injury cases in Houston and throughout Texas. 

It is advisable you consult with a qualified brain injury attorney from Pierce Skrabanek as soon as possible after your injury. Reach out to us online or by calling (​​832) 690-7000 — we can help you determine the best course of action for your case and protect your rights and interests.