If you have suffered from a life-altering injury, the services of a catastrophic injury lawyer Las Vegas, NV can help you get your life back on track.
Catastrophic injuries occur suddenly and can leave a person with injuries that affect them for the rest of their lives. Victims of catastrophic injuries can also be left with exorbitant medical and rehabilitation costs. An experienced catastrophic injury attorney in Las Vegas can help you set your life back to normal and gain the compensation you need for lost earnings, medical bills, pain and suffering, and other costs.
What is Catastrophic Injury?
Catastrophic injuries are defined as an injury serious in nature that leaves the victim permanently damaged. Catastrophic injuries often affect the victim’s ability to work and perform tasks necessary in daily life. Catastrophic injuries may also affect victims’ families due to medical bills and long-term care or assistance that the victim may need for the rest of their lives. Some common types of catastrophic injuries are:
- Loss of a limb
- Spine injuries
- Brain injuries
- Severe burns
- Organ damage
- Bone fractures
A catastrophic injury can occur anywhere, but it is more common for catastrophic injuries to occur as a result of car accidents, medical malpractice, construction accidents, defective products or falls from great heights.
Catastrophic Injury Cases
When a person suffers a catastrophic injury caused by the negligence or the intentional act of another, they will likely consider bringing a lawsuit on the at-fault party. Because it is difficult for a defense attorney to limit damages in catastrophic injury cases, they will likely attempt to place liability on the plaintiff. If the defense attorney can show that the plaintiff was partially at fault for the injuries sustained, they will be able to limit the amount that their client owes the plaintiff.
Damages awarded in a catastrophic injury case are usually substantial due to noneconomic damages that can be recovered like pain and suffering, loss of consortium, permanent disability and loss of enjoyment of life.
If you or a loved one has suffered a catastrophic injury due to the negligence or intentional act of another, A catastrophic injury lawyer, Las Vegas, NV, can help recover damages, including:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Future lost wages
Eglet Adams Catastrophic Injury Attorneys
When bringing a catastrophic injury claim, it is important to choose a lawyer with significant trial experience. A catastrophic injury attorney with trial experience will have more leverage than an attorney who settles most of their cases when it comes time to negotiate with the defense attorney.
Over our many years of practice, the lawyers at Eglet Adams have helped thousands of catastrophic injury victims in Las Vegas gain the compensation they deserve. Eglet Adams has more multi-million dollar verdicts than any other catastrophic injury firm in the state of Nevada and obtained the largest single case catastrophic injury verdict in Nevada history.
A few verdicts and settlements we have obtained for catastrophic injury clients include:
- $524,000,000 for a client who suffered catastrophic injuries due to a defective product
- $505,000,000 for a client who suffered catastrophic injuries due to a defective product
- $182,600,000 for a client who suffered catastrophic injuries due to a defective product
- $10,155,589 for a client who suffered catastrophic injuries in a car accident
- $8,808,072 for a client who suffered catastrophic injuries in a car accident
Contact Eglet Adams, a catastrophic injury lawyer Las Vegas, NV, today for a free initial consultation where an attorney can assess your individual case and determine the best course of action.
Past results do not guarantee, warrant, or predict future cases.