Paralysis can have a life-changing impact on a person and their family. An instant moment can lead to permanent mobility and result in significant physical, emotional, and financial challenges that may last for a lifetime. Our goal is to provide comprehensive legal representation to all our clients and help them receive the compensation they need to move forward with their lives.
At Malcolm Law, we specialize in helping clients who have suffered from paralysis due to accidents, medical malpractice, or other forms of negligence. Our Seattle paralysis attorneys understand the nuances of Washington law to prove and substantiate your case. If you or your loved one have been paralyzed due to the negligence of others, you deserve to be compensated justly. Contact us today for your free consultation.
What are Paralysis Cases?
Paralysis cases typically refer to legal cases involving a person who has suffered paralysis as a result of an accident or medical malpractice. Paralysis is a severe and often life-changing condition that can be caused by a range of factors, including spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, strokes, and medical errors during surgery or other medical procedures.
The ability to bring a lawsuit is known as “standing”. In paralysis cases, the injured person or their family has standing and may file a lawsuit against the party responsible for the injury, such as a negligent driver, a healthcare provider, or a product manufacturer. Paralysis cases can provide compensation for the victim’s medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages resulting from the injury.
Common Types of Paralysis Cases
Paralysis can occur for a variety of reasons. Commonly seen cases that we handle here at Malcolm Law include:
The term “damages” means the monetary compensation that a court awards to a person who has suffered harm or loss as a result of another party’s wrongful act or negligence. Damages are typically awarded in civil lawsuits as a way to compensate the injured party for their losses and to make them whole again.
Some types of damages that we have recovered for our clients in paralysis cases include:
At Malcolm Law, our team is committed to providing all of our clients with the highest level of legal representation and communication. We understand that legal cases can be complicated and confusing, which is why we work hard to make the legal process as straightforward and stress-free as possible.
If you or a loved one has suffered from paralysis due to someone else’s negligence, our team of Seattle personal injury attorneys can help you and your loved ones get the financial compensation to mitigate the life-altering circumstances you and your loved ones face. Often, the first steps that you take can set the tone for the case so having adequate counsel with the reputation that Malcolm Law has in the legal community can be the most important decision you make in the handling of your case. We will fight for you every step of the way to get you the justice you deserve. Contact our Seattle paralysis attorneys today to schedule your free consultation.