Spinal Cord Injuries
Injury Lawyers Handle Serious Spinal Cord Injuries And Deliver Serious Results
Spinal cord injuries usually begin with a blow that fractures or dislocates your vertebrae, the bone disks that make up your spine and protect your spinal cord. There are many causes of spinal injuries, such as motorcycle accidents, motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, defective products, on the job injuries from industrial accidents or other work related incidents and bicycle accidents.
Spinal injuries involving paralysis have immediate life-changing consequences. You will need extensive medical treatment. You may need to relearn your day-to-day skills or adapt them to fit your changed abilities. You may need to modify your motor vehicle, home and workplace. Spinal cord injury sufferers experience a number of health problems such as complications with the bladder and bowels, the inability to regulate blood pressure, a reduction in the ability to regulate body temperature, chronic pain and decreased resistance to respiratory complications. Overall, spinal cord injury victims generally experience a shorter lifespan and need a lifetime of specialized medical care.
At Metier Law Firm, LLC, we are committed to doing whatever we can to make your life easier and more fulfilling. Recognizing how a spinal injury can dramatically alter our client’s lives, Metier Law Firm, LLC will coordinate local resources in your area that can assist you with your day-to-day needs such as transportation, housing and long-term medical care issues. Metier Law Firm, LLC will use all its resources, employing and consulting with top-notch rehabilitation physicians, neurosurgeons, psychologists and other experts to stay abreast of the latest developments in spinal cord injury treatment, research and awareness. Our experts help us understand how your injury happened and what the likely long-term prognosis will be.
Tom Metier is a skilled trial lawyer specializing in spinal cord and traumatic brain injuries. Recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in the “The Best Lawyers in America”, Tom has received the highest peer review rating possible in “Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers”. Tom is also a board certified civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
Collective team efforts allow our accident attorneys to convey your story to a judge or jury with skillfulness. The combination of tremendous legal talent and network of medical experts is what sets us apart from other litigation law firms. If you or a family member has been the victim of an accident that has left you with a serious spinal cord injury, contact one of our injury lawyers and put the experience and resources at Metier Law Firm, LLC to work for you. We serve clients in Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska and nationwide.