Suffering a Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) or other serious head injury
in an accident is unexpected and can be devastating to a person and their family. Someone who has suffered a traumatic brain injury or other serious head trauma faces the possibility of mounting medical bills, unresponsive medical treatments, and a life of change to support the injured loved one.
You Have Questions:
What is a traumatic brain injury (TBI)?
How common is TBI?
What are the symptoms of a traumatic brain injury?
What are the most common causes of traumatic brain injury?
A traumatic brain injury (tbi) is an injury to the brain which is typically caused by a bump, blow to the head, jolt, or penetrating type injury to the head. This type of head injury disrupts the brain's normal function. A traumatic brain injury can range in severity from "mild", for instance a concussion, to "severe". A TBI can change how a person acts, moves, and thinks. A traumatic brain injury victim may experience massive personality changes caused by delayed or altered brain function. Car accidents, pedestrian accidents, work injuries, and slip and fall accidents are common causes of traumatic brain injury .
A head injury such as a TBI can be especially devastating when they happen to children.
At the Shelly Leeke Law Firm, we realize that a traumatic brain injury is just that, traumatic. The injury can alter the lives of victims and family members forever.
Shelly Leeke and her dedicated staff understand that a traumatic brain injury can leave the victim or family members feeling overwhelmed, vulnerable, and powerless. That's why after spending the early part of her career working at one of the largest personal injury firms in the country, attorney Shelly M. Leeke founded Shelly Leeke Law Firm. With a main office in Goose Creek and Mount Pleasant, the personable and energetic law firm provides prompt, individualized attention to each of its clients. The firm's philosophy is based on Shelly Leeke's belief that people injured accident victims in South Carolina deserve comprehensive, compassionate, and dedicated legal help.
If you or a loved one has been suffered a traumatic brain injury at the fault of another, Shelly Leeke Law Firm can help. Call 843-277-6061 or toll free, 1-888-690-0211 today to make an appointment for a no-cost complimentary case evaluation.
Shelly Leeke Law Firm serves areas including Charleston County (Charleston, North Charleston, West Ashley, Mt. Pleasant); Berkeley County (Goose Creek, Summerville, Moncks Corner, Daniel Island); Dorchester County, Colleton County, Georgetown County, Clarendon County, Beaufort County, Jasper County, Orangeburg County, Sumter County, Williamsburg County, Hampton County and Horry County.