My family’s world changed on January 24, 2002 when my 15 year old daughter suffered a catastrophic brain injury in a single vehicle accident in Burlington. A referral from a family friend/lawyer connected us with Duncan Embury.
Our first meeting was at McMaster Hospital Intensive Care Unit where Duncan clearly explained Ontario’s insurance rules, the torte process and how we were facing life-long medical expenses vs. limited funding. This is where the journey began to give my daughter the best options for attendant care, therapies and a good quality of life. I’m not going to lie, it was a long road but thanks to Duncan’s support, expertise, creative solutions and sense of humor, my family felt that we were on the right path.
Duncan always made me feel that I was part of the solution and welcomed my tough questions and encouraged my suggestions. We definitely worked as a team. He connected us with the best experts that supported our case, the family and my daughter. I am pleased to report that my family has come out the other side of this tragedy. We couldn’t be more grateful.
A serious and disruptive car accident can happen to anyone. When it does, Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers are here to help you get your life back on track. We ensure that you receive the best medical treatment and the secure settlement you deserve. We know that a financial settlement cannot fully compensate for the pain and loss you have suffered, but it can help bring closure on this challenging phase of your life.
Our Toronto car accident lawyer team handles claims relating to all motor vehicle accidents, including motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, and cycling accidents. Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers is a full service personal injury practice: we are leading advocates in slip-and-fall cases, accident benefits claims, product liability disputes, dog bites, and wrongful death cases.
With head offices in Toronto, we represent clients across Ontario. Our expertise and record of success have helped us to be named one of the country’s Top 10 boutique personal injury Law firms on several occasions, according to Canada Lawyer Magazine. Many of our lawyers are also recognized as certified specialists in their fields by the Law Society of Upper Canada.
Caring for Clients, Not Just Client Care
More than just the physical injury, a serious car accident injury can have an impact on your family, cause loss of income, and require long term rehabilitation. Every personal injury matter is unique, and our lawyers know to work to your unique needs. Our Toronto car accident lawyers make sure you receive the medical care and attention you need, and work towards a resolution that will get you the compensation you are owed for your injuries.
We understand that people want to move on from the trauma of their accident and get a definitive outcome on their claim as soon as possible. Our lawyers take care to set the right strategy for your claim or settlement. We will advise you every step of the way, explaining legal terms and nuances as we go. We believe that it is critical to ensure our clients feel engaged and involved throughout the legal process.
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Our Contingency-Based Fee Agreement
The recovery phase after a catastrophic injury is no time for added financial stress. Our clients do not pay any hourly or upfront legal costs to our brain injury lawyers, but instead a percentage of the monetary award recovered, meaning that if your case is not successful, you simply do not owe us legal fees.
Understanding Fair Compensation for Brain Injury Claims
Brain injury lawyers at Toronto-based Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers are well-versed in personal injury law and how it is best applied in order to advance your claim for a favourable outcome. It is important to note that compensation may not extend only to medical and therapeutic care, but may also provide financial assistance as it applies to loss of income, your own pain and suffering, and support for family such as dependent children.
In cases where returning to previous employment is not a possibility due to the ongoing effects of brain injury,our lawyers can provide you with the resources necessary for alternate job training.
June is Brain Injury Awareness Month
Neinstein Personal Injury Lawyers supports the work of local and national organizations (http://www.bist.ca/, http://obia.ca/) which promote awareness and provide treatment options for the 1 in 26 Canadians affected by brain injury. As brain injury lawyers in Toronto and advocates for survivors and families, we are dedicated to securing fair and beneficial compensation for our clients through an uncommon level of service.
The insurance claims process is often time-consuming and complex. Insurance companies will assess every minute detail of the events leading up to the accident to ascertain fault. As a victim, you must submit to medical examinations and intense scrutiny of your injuries. These will be accompanied by meetings with legal counsel for the insurance company. These are known as Examinations for Discovery, or ‘depositions.’Book your free consultation