Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer
Car accidents, sports injuries, and falls can lead to traumatic brain injuries that can change a person's life forever.
A traumatic brain injury lawyer can achieve justice for victims of head injuries caused by third-party negligence.
Younker Hyde Macfarlane, PLLC, serving all of Utah, is ready to pursue the justice you and your family deserve.
Secure Compensation for a TBI Contact Younker Hyde Macfarlane, PLLC, Today
A traumatic brain injury is one of the most severe injuries that a person can suffer. In many cases, it not only robs the victim of their independence, but also the very traits that make that person who they are. The financial cost of coping with these losses is immense. If your loved one has suffered a TBI due to the negligent actions of a driver, a property owner, or another party, you may be entitled to compensation that can make a significant difference in your family's financial situation for the rest of your lives.
Our brain injury lawyers are proud to serve all of Utah from our office in Salt Lake City. We can review your case for free and help you rebuild your life in the wake of a TBI. Reach out to us today:
How Does a Traumatic Brain Injury Occur?
A traumatic brain injury (TBI) results from trauma to the head, such as a collision, blow to the head, or penetration of the skull by a foreign object. Common causes of traumatic brain injuries include:
- Car accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Slip-and-fall accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Sports injuries
If the incident that resulted in a head injury was due to someone else's negligence, the victim and their family can file a personal injury claim.
Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Be Life-Changing
Understanding the Effects of a TBI
Mild Brain Injuries
- Memory loss
- Changes in vision
Moderate Brain Injuries
- Any symptoms of a mild brain injury
- Ringing in the ears
- Mood changes
- Problems with speech
- Problems with memory
- Inability to concentrate
Severe Brain Injuries
- Any symptoms of a moderate brain injury
- A completely different personality
- Unusual behavior
- Loss of coordination
- Convulsions or seizures
- Slurred speech
"I recommend this firm to anyone." Our Utah Lawyers Make it Easier
My family had the pleasure of working with this firm following a tragic event. The firm was very good about answering our questions and explaining the process. Attorneys John Macfarlane and Mckay Corbett were empathetic and fought hard for our case. The paralegal Jill Bedford was also a true joy to work with. I recommend this firm to anyone who needs attorneys who will fight for your case like it’s their own family.View on Google
I worked with John Macfarlane and his team in regards to my claim. My year old son was injured at daycare and there was an incident at the hospital where he received care as well. It was tough but once I contacted Younker Hyde Macfarlane, they all worked together to make this an easy process. What a relief! They were all great at responding back to my emails, phone calls, and answered any questions I had with complete transparency. They were all great!View on Google
How Our Utah Attorneys Can Help After a Traumatic Brain Injury
In order to recover damages in a traumatic brain injury case, our lawyers will work alongside experts in the fields of accident reconstruction and medicine to establish liability. Once liability can be established, a claim can be filed against the liable party or parties for financial compensation.
Explore Avenues of Compensation
In cases involving TBI, our lawyers will aim to recover the amount of damages needed to cover a lifetime of care and accommodations. In addition to compensation for financial losses, we aim to recover damages for non-financial losses like pain and suffering and loss of consortium.
Our goal is to reach an outcome that allows you to rebuild your life while remaining financially stable and maintaining the best possible quality of life. Our brain injury lawyers can work with economists and medical experts to evaluate lost earning capacity, loss of future wages, future medical expenses, and future care costs. This will help us determine your financial needs and know the amount of restitution we must recover.
Filing a Claim in Utah
Our lawyers aim to recover enough compensation to cover a lifetime of care costs.
"They really set us at ease." Let Our Lawyers Guide You Through the Process
The firm was a pleasure to work with, very professional, responsive and really helped us through the process. This was a first time experience for us and they really set us at easy through entire process and help us reach an agreeable settlement. We would highly recommend Yonker Hyde Macfarlane. PLLC.