Loncar Lyon Jenkins is ready to start building your brain injury case. With the help of a brain injuries lawyer in Beaumont, you could recover the full extent of your losses. We will also start working on your case at no cost to you. We only get paid our attorney’s fees if we can negotiate a settlement or win a judgment at trial. You can explore your options today.
About Loncar Lyon Jenkins
Throughout Texas, our team is known as the “Strong Arm.” Why? Because we have recovered millions for injured Texans since we opened our practice in 1988. We do not shy away from tough legal fights, and we build every case as though it’s going to court.
We serve 7,000 clients a year and give each of them the personalized attention to detail that they deserve. In addition to serving people in Beaumont, we also help people in:
- El Paso
- Wichita Falls
We know how devastating a brain injury can be on an injured person and their family. While your case unfolds, whether at the negotiating table or in court, we want you to focus on moving forward. We will provide you with updates as necessary.
For a free legal consultation with a Brain Injuries lawyer serving Beaumont, call 877-239-4878
How Long do You Have to File Your Traumatic Brain Injury lawsuit?
Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code § 16.003 outlines Texas’s statute of limitations. For your lawsuit to be heard in civil court, you must file within the two-year deadline. It will either begin from the date of your accident or your loved one’s passing – depending on your circumstances.
If you do not file your case within the statute of limitations, you risk losing your chance to recover damages. It is also important to act quickly after getting hurt because:
- Certain pieces of evidence may no longer be available.
- The other party could contest the cause of your injuries.
- The insurance company may purposefully drag out your case since the deadline is approaching.
- Witnesses may forget some important details.
Our team will start building your case as soon as you sign with us. We will file your lawsuit on time (if time permits) and keep it moving along smoothly.
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Examples of Damages You Can Recover
A traumatic brain injury is not cheap, even if you have good health insurance coverage. Over a few years, you could rack up thousands of dollars in medical bills, lost income, and other associated costs.
Our brain injuries lawyer serving Beaumont will assign value to all of your losses and include them in your case’s value.
Some compensable losses in your case could include:
- Pain and suffering, which accounts for your physical and emotional anguish
- Medical bills, which account for the full scope of treatment you required
- Lost wages, which can also account for tips, bonuses, and benefits
- Lost promotions and employee benefits
- Loss of future earning ability, if your injuries will affect your earning power
- Disability, if your physical or cognitive function has been affected due to your condition
- Funeral expenses, if your loved one was unable to survive their brain injury
You could also recover the cost of childcare expenses, property damage costs, and other losses––depending on how you were hurt.
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Situations that Can Result in Traumatic Brain Injuries
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), falls are the leading cause of traumatic brain injuries. Other contributors include motor vehicle accidents, near-fatal drownings, and being struck by objects.
Loncar Lyon Jenkins handles an array of practice areas. We can help if your traumatic brain injury was caused by a:
- Motor vehicle accident, including trucks, cars, and motorcycles
- Slip and fall
- Premises liability incident
- Construction accident
- Oilfield accident
As noted previously, we also handle wrongful death cases if you lost a close loved one.
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Your Case Could Take One of Two Routes
We will first start your case by filing an insurance claim. Doing so could be with the insurer of a driver, property owner, or workplace. In service of your insurance claim, we will:
- Negotiate a settlement
- Show the cost of your damages
- Read the liable policy
- Demonstrate negligence
- Handle all communications
If the insurer is unwilling to negotiate or settle, we can file a lawsuit against the at-fault party and go to court. In addition to filing your case within the statute of limitations, your brain injuries lawyer in Beaumont will:
- Interview and cross-examine witnesses, including consultants
- Explain how the law pertains to your case
- Handle the paperwork involved with filing a lawsuit
- Represent you at trial
- Continue negotiating with the insurer out of court
You do not need to learn everything about the legal process to recover compensation. We have already done that for you. Our team can handle your case regardless of whether it stays an insurance claim or develops into a lawsuit.
Two Recommendations that Could Advance Your Case
While we fight for your legal rights, we want you to stay at home and spend time with your loved ones. You may be curious about what actions you could take to benefit your case, though.
You could consider:
Staying off Social Media
Do not post anything about the incident or your condition online, including pictures, statuses, posts, and other media. If you want to share information about your situation with others, you should avoid doing so on a public forum.
Let Your Brain Injuries Lawyer Handle the Insurance Company
You can expect your lawyer to be knowledgeable about your situation. You may not be able to expect the same from the claims adjuster. If they try to contact you, tell them to talk to your lawyer. You should not feel pressured or taken advantage of by anyone during your recovery period.
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They don’t call us the Strong Arm for nothing. We have resolved thousands of cases, and we are ready to help you move on. Dial (877) 239-4878 to learn more about Loncar Lyon Jenkins.