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Lake Charles Catastrophic Injury Lawyers

Our Lake Charles Serious Injury Law Firm Fights for Accountability No Matter What

Catastrophic injuries are tragic. They can impact a person for the rest of their life—preventing them from going back to work or doing activities they once loved. Catastrophic injuries affect a person’s mobility or cognitive abilities and include burns, spinal cord injuries, and brain injuries. Most catastrophic injuries cost millions of dollars in medical treatment, long-term care, and lost income. Accidents due to negligence, including work injuries and car accidents, often cause catastrophic injuries.

If you or a loved one have sustained catastrophic injuries because of another person’s negligent or reckless behavior, you have the right to seek compensation for your losses. Regardless of the complexity of your claim, our Lake Charles catastrophic injury attorneys have the experience needed to help you secure the compensation you deserve. We have helped thousands of injured clients throughout Louisiana, and we have secured billions of dollars on their behalf. Learn your legal and financial options today in a free call.

You have the right to seek compensation for your losses! Contact our Lake Charles serious injury attorneys today for a free case review: (888) 493-1629!

Common Types of Catastrophic Injuries in Louisiana

Catastrophic injuries are injuries that cause severe damage to a survivor’s cognitive and physical abilities. These severe injuries require long-term physical rehabilitation and other costly treatments. On top of the medical cost, serious injuries cost survivors their jobs and their savings. In cases where victims were paralyzed or lost a limb, they may need expensive prosthetics and equipment to accommodate their injuries.

Different types of catastrophic injuries include:

  • Acoustic Trauma: This type of injury causes permanent and life-changing hearing impairment. This injury has the power to change the way someone interacts with the world for the rest of their lives.
  • Blunt Force Trauma: This is when the forced impact of an object injures a specific region of the body. These type of injuries commonly occur on the head.
  • Burns, Scarring, and Disfigurement Injuries: These types of injuries cause not only physical damage but also psychological distress.
  • Neck and Back Injuries: An average of one million employees suffer neck and back injuries every year on the job. These types of injuries can be severe and result in permanent mobility issues or chronic pain.
  • Neurological Injuries: These types of injuries can result in the loss of reasoning and cognitive ability.
  • Spinal Cord Injuries: These are severe injuries that result in loss of mobility. Spinal cord injuries, depending on where they are, can lead to the inability to walk to the inability to breathe without help.
  • Amputations: When a person loses a limb, their ability to function in the world around them changes forever. Additionally, amputees find themselves dealing with immense pain—both mentally and physically—as they work to move forward after a serious accident.
  • Vision Loss and Other Eye Injuries: These injuries can result in permanent disability. Loss of vision is one of the most common types of injuries that occur in the workplace.

Often, injuries that harm the spinal cord can result in life-altering consequences such as paralysis. These and other serious injuries mean that a person life will be permanently altered. Our catastrophic injury law firm focuses on helping people adjust to their new circumstances by fighting for the compensation they need to do so. No one deserves to suffer because of the negligence of others—we work to make sure that doesn't happen.

Call Our Lake Charles Catastrophic Injury Attorneys: (888) 493-1629

If you or a loved one have sustained catastrophic injuries because of another person’s negligence, you have the right to seek compensation for your losses. Seeking compensation will allow you to afford the best medical care, provide for your future treatment, and replace your lost income for the rest of your life. Our legal team works tirelessly to hold the responsible parties accountable for their negligence; let us help you recover the best possible results for your case.

Our firm has recovered billions of dollars on behalf of our clients. In fact, our Lake Charles catastrophic injury attorneys have taken on some of the largest and most complex cases in Louisiana. In one case, we helped a young mother who became paralyzed from the neck down in an ambulance accident. We poured our resources into helping her family get everything they needed to secure their future, successfully recovering a $117 million verdict—the largest single injury verdict in Louisiana’s history.

We can help secure your future! Contact our Lake Charles catastrophic injury lawyers today for a free case review: (888) 493-1629!

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  • $8 Billion Top 3 Largest Jury Verdict in U.S. History Arnold & Itkin LLP tried a Risperdal case against Johnson & Johnson for failing to warn about one of the drug’s most damaging side effects: gynecomastia. Our skill, hard work, and dedication resulted in the third-largest jury verdict ever obtained ...
  • $357 Million Largest Workplace Accident Settlement in Texas history Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a massive nine-figure settlement against a transnational corporation for a workplace incident. The settlement set a Texas record for being the largest personal injury settlement in the state’s history.
  • $205 Million Confidential Settlement Obtained for Numerous Clients Arnold & Itkin reached a record $205,000,000 settlement on behalf of clients after several years of hard-fought litigation. The case settled just before trial was set to begin.
  • $171 Million One of the Largest Confidential Settlements in History Arnold & Itkin worked over the course of several years to represent clients in a case that many other law firms turned down. In the end, we were able to obtain a record-setting confidential settlement of $171 million.
  • $117 Million Largest Single-Event Personal Injury Verdict in Louisiana History Arnold & Itkin represented a pregnant woman who experienced stomach pain and called Acadian Ambulance. The driver of the ambulance drove the ambulance into the back of a sugar cane truck causing the plaintiff's spine to be severed at T4 and for her ...
  • $116 Million Confidential Settlement Arnold & Itkin LLP negotiated a massive nine figure settlement on behalf of their clients after several years of hard fought litigation.
  • $110 Million Record Settlement Achieved for Victims of Defective Products Arnold & Itkin obtained a record settlement for individuals harmed by defective, dangerous products. The result exemplifies our commitment to clients and justice for those seriously injured by the conduct of others.
  • $105 Million Record Settlement for Dangerous Product Victims Arnold & Itkin’s legal team helped represent those harmed by dangerous products. We were successful in recovering a $105 million settlement.
  • $97 Million Massive Settlement Secured for Refinery Workers Arnold & Itkin is proud to share that after months of preparation for trial, our firm was able to secure a huge settlement for clients who were injured in a refinery fire. Find out more now.
  • $92.7 Million Record Settlement for Burn Injury Victim Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a substantial settlement for a man who suffered severe burns in an accident at his job. The settlement set a new record statewide for workers with similar injuries.
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Arnold & Itkin is the best for your case if you're injured by a work injury. They’ll fight for you. They’re fighting against, you know, a billion dollar company. They did, I felt, anything and everything they could possibly do to get out of it. They just kept shutting them down.

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