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Irvine Catastrophic Accident Attorney
We have the knowledge and skill to win the very best settlements and verdicts for you.
Catastrophic injuries are devastating, life-changing, and often life-altering. Your physical capabilities will change. You may require assistance with everyday tasks.
You’re at a point in your life when you need help, and this is the place where the best attorney can come in.
We know that no amount of money can alleviate the pain and tragedy of your situation. Still, it can provide you with substantial resources to obtain the quality medical care you need. Legal battles are not for everyone. Our Irvine injury attorney has your best interest at heart. We know your legal rights and will be able to move your case forward quickly to maximize your chances of getting the compensation you deserve.
If we take on your case, we won’t pass you off to a case manager - you will have direct access to our attorneys 24/7.
Do I need a catastrophic injury attorney?
You’ve suffered a severe injury in an accident. You now face permanent or long-term disability, significant pain and suffering, and expensive medical bills. You may also be out of work for an extended period or permanently.
What do you do now?
Our Irvine catastrophic injury attorney can guide you through the process and help you get compensation to move on. If you’ve been seriously injured in an accident in California, it’s important to work with a lawyer who knows what it takes to win. Catastrophic injuries require attorneys with special skills, training, and resources to handle complex cases involving severe injuries.
We can help you navigate the legal process every step and make sure that your rights are protected. Whether through settlement negotiations or battling it in court, we will fight for your maximum financial compensation. If someone else caused your accident, they must be held responsible. You shouldn’t be left with all the bills and no way to cover them after a tragic accident that wasn’t your fault.
Our MVP Accident Attorneys have handled and won many serious injury cases like yours, including:
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of consortium
- Future wage losses
- Medical expenses
- Physical therapy costs
- Required equipment expenses
- Emotional damage
- Future medical treatment
Did you know? According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, the average cost of treating a spinal cord injury is $1 million in the first year alone. Costs continue to mount through a lifetime of rehabilitation and care.
Talk to us about your case. We’ll review the details of your situation, and we’ll let you know what legal options may be available to you. Don’t wait to get started because time is limited for filing a claim in California.
California Statute of Limitations for filing a lawsuit is two years from the date of your injury.
Statutes of Limitations for California Personal Injury Lawsuits
Each state has its statutes of limitations or deadlines for when you need to file a lawsuit.
See what they are in California for a variety of cases.
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What is a catastrophic injury?
A catastrophic injury is a severe injury to the spinal cord, skull, or brain. These injuries often interfere with the victim’s ability to work, maintain relationships, and function in everyday society. Most catastrophic injuries include direct damage to the central nervous system.
When the brain or spinal cord is severely injured, it can lead to irreversible mental or physical handicaps. These include quadriplegia, paraplegia, total paralysis, or a coma.
A severe burn injury, amputation, devastating internal injury, or chemical exposure case may also qualify as a catastrophic injury.
Examples of catastrophic injuries
The term "catastrophic injury" is used as an umbrella term for several severe injuries.
- Permanent scarring and disfigurement
- Spinal cord injuries or paralysis
- Loss of a limb or limbs
- Loss of hearing
- Blindness or other vision problems
- Severe burns
- Neck and back injuries
- Major organ damage
2020 fatal occupational injuries by event
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Did you know? The US Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that men are more likely to suffer from these accidents than women.
The top three occupations for fatal work injuries are: Transportation, Construction and Agriculture
Hiring the right attorney is IMPORTANT.
Catastrophic injury claims are much more difficult to prove than other types of personal injury cases because they involve large amounts of compensation. Therefore, it is important to consult with an experienced personal injury attorney who can provide you with aggressive representation throughout your case.
There are many reasons why hiring an experienced catastrophic injury attorney is crucial. However, getting the best one you can is key.
Some injury lawyers only handle cases where the injured person has a “soft” injury, like a broken leg or a minor cut that requires stitches. Our MVP Accident Attorneys are not afraid to take on the most challenging cases. We will put in the work that it takes to get you the compensation you deserve.
If you or a loved one have suffered a catastrophic injury in California, talk to our attorney.
Catastrophic injuries are life-altering events. Even after months or years of rehabilitation and treatment, you may not fully recover from your injuries. You may not be able to return to the job you had before. If your family member died from their injuries, you need help getting through this terrible loss.
We work on contingency fees. This means we do not get paid until you do. Our initial consultation is free of charge, so talking to our attorney about your situation can help you make an informed decision.
If you have been injured, reach out to the MVPs of Personal Injury today.