Columbus Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer


Someone in the U.S. suffers a traumatic brain injury every 21 seconds, according to the Brain Injury Association of America (BIA). About 1.4 million people sustain a Traumatic Brain Injury each year in the United States alone.

Impairments Due To Traumatic Brain Injuries

Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyers In ColumbusThe Law Offices of Kevin Kurgis acknowledge the many and varied complications that can come to light as a result of traumatic brain injuries. In broad terms, brain injury can affect you or your loved one’s cognitive, emotional, and physical traits, which can drastically alter personhood.

Many of the clients we serve have experienced significant impacts on their cognitive, emotional, and physical functioning as a result of their brain trauma. Below is just a partial list of some of the challenges our clients have faced that lead them to seek legal representation. Consider scheduling a consultation with us if any of these issues sound familiar.


Possible Cognitive Impairments of Traumatic Brain Injuries

● Memory loss and difficulty remembering new data

● A change in problem-solving skills and ability

● Poor judgment and potential decline in impulse control

Possible Emotional Impairments of Traumatic Brain Injuries

● Irritability, anger, and even aggression

● Depression

● An inability to control emotions


Possible Physical Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injuries

● Weakness or loss of use of muscles or muscle groups

● Sexual dysfunction

● Paralysis

● Seizures

Due to the severe nature of traumatic brain injuries, recovery is generally lengthy. Some people never fully recover. The resulting cognitive, emotional, and physical consequences do not just impact the person; they affect the entire family.

The injured are not able to do the same things they once were and sometimes suffer irreparable damage. These injuries often require that family members shoulder the burden of providing care, which can be stressful and overwhelming.


Financial Burden of Direct Service

It is often necessary to engage the help of specialists, which can be very expensive over time, especially if the injury was not initially appropriately addressed. Examples of specialized services that can create financial hardship include:

● Physical and occupational therapists

● Speech pathologists

● Vocational rehabilitationists

● Neurologists

● Psychiatrists

● Pain management providers

The cost to manage all aspects of traumatic brain injuries can create an immense financial burden. The pain, stress, and suffering of navigating the injury itself is a trial without the compounding effects of accumulating expenses.

The Law Offices of Kevin Kurgis have extensive experience and a successful track record representing clients with traumatic brain injuries.

We have handled complex and nuanced cases, and we are seasoned professionals when it comes to complicated situations. We will vigorously advocate for you and on your behalf.

At The Law Offices of Kevin F. Kurgis Co., LPA, our personal injury attorneys are skilled at evaluating the current and future extent of damages you have suffered. We work with respected medical experts to determine the full extent of your injuries. Our attorneys collaborate with financial experts, vocational rehabilitation specialists and others to determine the extent of your losses.

While we are compassionate with our clients, we aggressively pursue the full amount of compensation our brain injury clients require. We have a team of attorneys who work with the insurance companies to achieve a fair settlement of your brain injury claim. We also have a litigation department that will take your case before a judge to get the settlement you deserve.

If you have been injured or if a loved one died a wrongful death because of a brain injury, you can trust The Law Offices of Kevin F. Kurgis Co., LPA to help you through this difficult time. Please contact us today. It costs you nothing to learn if you have a case. And you will pay no attorney fees unless we win financial compensation for you.

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The personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Kevin Kurgis serve serious injury and wrongful death cases in Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Toledo, Akron, Dayton, Parma, Canton, Youngstown, Lorain, Hamilton, Springfield, Kettering, Elyria, Lakewood, Cuyahoga Falls, Euclid, Middletown, Mansfield, Newark, Findlay, Urbana, Chillicothe and Zanesville OH areas.


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