Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers In La Mesa

When someone endures a personal injury to his or her spinal cord, it usually means that their life will not be the same as it was prior to the accident. Spinal cord injuries (SCI) are some of the most serious forms of injuries, with the end result being partial or full paralysis of the body.

Having a spinal cord injury attorney in La Mesa on your side can protect you and your loved ones after an accident. Our firm, the Liljegren Law Group, cares about each of our clients and is determined to give them the best legal services after an accident causes a severe spinal cord injury.

Types of Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries mean that one or more of the vertebrae in the spine has been broken or fractured, severing nerves and internal wiring that connects the brain to the rest of the body. Our La Mesa spinal cord injury lawyers have helped clients who, as a direct result of an accident, experienced the following conditions:

Paraplegia: this is when a spinal cord injury limits the functions and capabilities to half of the body. Usually, the person with paraplegia still has motor function skills and abilities from the waist up, but the rest of the body (the legs) is unable to respond.

Quadriplegia: a spinal cord injury that is classified as quadriplegia means that the person has lost control of motor function from the neck down. They are unable to move their limbs (arms, legs, etc.) and may have complications with internal organ systems.

Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries

Similar to brain injuries, spinal cord injuries can happen in a number of ways. The La Mesa spinal cord injury attorneys at the Liljegren Law Group can assist you if you have experienced a spinal cord injury due to:

Suffering a spinal cord injury is a chaotic and hectic experience in a person’s life. Not only are you trying to recover from a life-altering injury, but your medical costs are through the roof and insurance companies are not providing adequate compensation.

Consider calling (619) 460-2245 or e-mail the Liljegren Law Group if you or a loved one has experienced a spinal cord injury due to an accident. Our spinal cord injury attorneys in La Mesa can provide you with more information during a free consultation.