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Fighting for lifetime compensation for catastrophic injuries

There are certain injuries that truly cry out for justice. When we at The Matassini Law Firm, P.A. encounter a client who has suffered traumatic brain or spinal injuries, we can’t help but become passionately engaged. We tirelessly pursue the full measure of compensation necessary to ensure a lifetime of care. Unfortunately, these are also the kinds of cases that insurance companies most vigorously defend. It’s therefore possible that, without a capable and experienced attorney, a permanently disabled plaintiff might not recover an adequate amount in damages.

If you or a loved one is coping with a catastrophic injury, you’re choice of legal representation can make all the difference in your future. At The Matassini Law Firm, you’ll find skilled Tampa head & spine injury lawyers, capable of negotiating a fair settlement or winning your case at trial before a judge or jury.

Experienced in Florida cases of catastrophic injury

A catastrophic injury is one that permanently deprives a person of an important aspect of his or her physical or mental health. Our attorneys have dealt with cases of:

  • Traumatic brain injury — An injury event that destroys brain tissue can permanently impair cognitive ability, memory, personality, motor coordination, speech and other brain functions. TBI can occur upon blunt or concussive force on the skull, penetration of the skull, or severe shaking.

  • Spinal cord injury — Trauma to the spinal cord can cause severe bruising or breakage in the nerve fibers, leaving the victim paralyzed below the point of injury. Spinal contusions can clear up over time, so that motion is restored. However, many victims suffer paraplegia or quadriplegia for which there is presently no cure.

  • Loss of limb — An injury event that results in amputation of one or more limbs leaves a victim permanently disabled.

  • Loss of sight or hearing — An accident that causes a person to lose one of the vital senses is life-altering and is considered catastrophic.

These injuries present legal challenges, because an attorney must accurately assess the injured client’s lifelong needs and set a goal for financial recovery that meets those demands.

What is adequate compensation for permanent, disabling injuries?

No amount of money can ever truly compensate for the permanent loss of physical and/or mental capacity, but a damage award can ensure a lifetime of care and funds to improve a victim’s quality of life. Damage awards for these types of personal injuries generally include amounts to compensate for:

  • Lifelong medical expenses related to the injury
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Costs of remodeling a home to accommodate physical limitations
  • Estimated loss of lifetime earnings
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of quality of life

Get help from experienced Tampa head & spine injury lawyers

Catastrophic injury cases require extremely capable, experienced legal representation. Our seasoned trial lawyers have the skills and are dedicated to pursuing justice for severely injured clients. Call The Matassini Law Firm, P.A. at 813-217-5715 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation.

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The experience you need in your pursuit of justice

The greatest distinguishing feature among attorneys is their level of experience. Our firm has more than 60 years of legal experience, much of it spent in the courtroom at trial. As a result, our Tampa personal injury lawyers rarely encounter an unfamiliar situation and can thoroughly answer your urgent questions. Our criminal defense practice features a board certified criminal trial lawyer and two former prosecutors with impressive knowledge of trial tactics and procedures.

The resources to provide quality representation for the length of your case

Whether your case involves medical malpractice, an auto accident or a wrongful death, your attorney must be prepared to take the case all the way through trial to verdict. Many personal injury attorneys advance the cost of litigation, so they can only last so long before financial pressures start to mount. As a client, you have to wonder whether an attorneyÕs advice to settle your case reflects the quality of the offer or your attorneyÕs need to get paid. Fortunately, The Matassini Law Firm has the resources to pursue civil verdicts and settlements that reflect the actual value of your case.

Call our Tampa Bay personal injury lawyers for a free consultation

A crisis in your life calls for capable and compassionate assistance. The Matassini Law Firm, P.A. addresses your needs all the way through the legal process. For your free initial confidential conference with one of our Tampa personal injury lawyers, call us today at 813-217-5715 or contact us online.

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