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Spinal Cord Injury Litigation

Spinal cord injuries are some of the most catastrophic injuries you can sustain, often resulting in life-altering consequences. The chronic pain commonly associated with spinal cord injuries can take its toll on you and your family, and in severe injuries involving paralysis, the victim’s family often must shoulder much of the care-providing responsibilities.

The financial hardships associated with ongoing medical treatment, rehabilitation, daily care, and lost wages can be crippling. When combined with the emotional strain associated with spinal cord injuries, the toll on your family can be overwhelming. Fortunately, you do not have to go through this difficult time alone. The spinal cord injury lawyers at The Hornbuckle Firm will stand by your side every step of the way.

If you have suffered a spinal cord injury caused by the negligent actions of another, you may be entitled to receive compensation for your damages. The best way to learn about your rights is to speak with one of our Seattle area spinal cord injury lawyers in person. Please contact or call (425) 679-0742 today to schedule your free consultation at our Bellevue personal injury office.

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Causes Of Spinal Cord Injuries

Most spinal cord injuries are the result of a traumatic blow to the spine that fractures the vertebrae, crushing the network of nerves in the region. These nerves are responsible for transmitting signals across the spinal cord. When these nerves are damaged, messages are not conducted properly from the brain to the rest of the body.

In many instances, spinal cord injuries are caused by negligent actions and could have easily been avoided if the negligent party had been more careful. Common causes of spinal cord injuries include:

A Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer At The Hornbuckle Firm Can Help

The lawyers at The Hornbuckle Firm have more than 60 years of combined experience fighting for the rights of spinal cord injury victims. We have handled numerous cases involving a wide range of spinal cord issues, including:

  • Nerve damage
  • Bulging discs
  • Tendon damage
  • Herniated discs
  • Compression fractures

Our Seattle injury attorneys understand the complex medical issues involved in spinal cord injury cases, and we have witnessed firsthand the serious nature of the damages that result from these injuries. Our attorneys will evaluate every aspect of your injury in order to ensure the true value of your damages is accurately calculated. We will consider factors such as current and future medical expenses, ongoing rehabilitation and long term care, lost wages, lost earning capacity, and pain and suffering. This will give you the edge you need when seeking to maximize the value of your compensation.

If you have suffered a spinal cord injury caused by the negligence of another, please contact The Hornbuckle Firm today to schedule your free consultation. We serve clients in Seattle and Bellevue, Washington, and we accept cases from all states across the country.


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Please call (425) 679-0742 or contact The Hornbuckle Firm today to schedule your free nursing home abuse and neglect consultation. The firm has litigated cases in Washington, Tennessee, and Texas. We accept cases from all states across the country.


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