Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) affect children somewhat differently than they affect adults. With children, the damage from a brain injury can often be difficult to predict, and in many instances additional symptoms arise down the road when they reach a developmental stage that utilizes the damaged section of the brain. This means that what seems like a minor injury at first can develop into a life-altering brain injury at a moment’s notice.
If your child has suffered a brain injury caused by the negligence of another, it is crucial that you consult an experienced lawyer at once to ensure you recover the compensation necessary cope with this catastrophic injury.
The best way to learn about your rights and options is to speak with one of the Boca Raton brain injury lawyers at Shevin Law Firm in person. Please call (561) 409-0138 today to schedule your free consultation.
Coping with Traumatic Brain Injury
When children suffer a traumatic brain injury, they often must cope with a wide range of behavioral and developmental issues. In many cases, these issues may continue into adulthood.
It is common for children with TBI to exhibit excellent levels of intelligence and perform well in school. However, the true impact of the injury may become clearer once life becomes more complex and less structured during adulthood. In many instances, adulthood may usher in new brain injury symptoms which make everyday life increasingly challenging.
Experienced Boca Raton Brain Injury Lawyers
At Shevin Law Firm, we understand the long term challenges associated with TBI in children, and we will work with a team of neurologists and medical specialists to help assess the true impact of your child’s injury over time. This helps us to more accurately calculate the total value of your child’s damages, which is crucial to getting your child the care needed to cope with life after a brain injury.
Our attorneys have more than 20 years of combined litigation and trial experience. We have handled many TBI cases, and we understand the unique challenges posed when these injuries impact children. We will stand by your side every step of the way and fight aggressively to help you recover the compensation your child deserves.
If your child has suffered a traumatic brain injury caused by the negligence of another, please contact Shevin Law Firm today to schedule your free consultation. We serve clients in Boca Raton, West Palm Beach and throughout Florida.