New Jersey Brain Injury Lawyer
Brain injuries are life-changing events. They can affect your livelihood and decimate your quality of life. And when it comes to proving a lawsuit for damages for a traumatic brain injury or an acquired neurological injury, it is critical that your brain injury lawyer have a full knowledge and understanding of the medical sciences TBI, otherwise they will have difficulty proving their case.
At the New Jersey law firm of Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman, our New Jersey lawyers have extensive experience litigating accident cases which result in brain injury.
Some of our successes in head trauma lawsuits include a $33.9 million recovery in a product liability case involving brain damage caused by an on-the-job accident in which our client was crushed by a machine and deprived of oxygen for 15 minutes; and a $4.15 million recovery in a brain injury lawsuit in which our client was hit on the head by a 150-pound hutch. We have also been named to the Best NJ Personal Injury Lawyers list by the Best Lawyers in America publication.
Types of Traumatic Head Injuries & Acquired Brain Injuries
There are two basic types of brain injuries.
- A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is defined as an alteration to how the brain functions caused by an external force, such as a blow to the head.
- An acquired brain injury (ABI) is an injury to the brain that occurs after birth. An ABI is not hereditary, congenital, degenerative or induced by trauma during birth.
The brain injury lawyers at Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman are aggressive and experienced in dealing with all types of personal injury and medical malpractice matters. Our team will fight for your right to compensation to the fullest extent of New Jersey law.
If you or a loved one has suffered a TBI or brain injury, please contact Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman. One of our experienced New Jersey lawyers will contact you as soon as possible to discuss your case and pursue a recovery.