Brain Injuries


“No case is too complicated for us. We put the necessary time and resources into every case and fight hard for every dollar our clients deserve.” Partner, Howard Essner


Essner & Kobin, LLP has represented dozens of clients with brain injuries caused by negligence, and we are committed to ensuring that brain injury victims are fully and fairly compensated for the wrong that has been done to them.

Brain Injury Verdicts & Settlement

  • $13,000,000.00 for a child in a medical malpractice case who suffered hypoxia during delivery resulting in brain damage.
  • $11,000,000.00 recovery for an infant in a medical malpractice case who suffered hypoxia during delivery resulting in brain damage

  • $10,000,000.00 recovery for an infant in a medical malpractice case who suffered hypoxia during delivery resulting in cerebral palsy
  • $3,000,000.00 recovery for a child in a medical malpractice action whose doctors failed to diagnose and treat bacterial meningitis resulting in brain damage

Brain Injury Cases

The brain the most complex organ in the human body. Unfortunately, it is also one of the easiest to damage. More than 1.4 million people suffer brain injuries each year in the United States, with more than 65,000 of them resulting in fatalities. A large percentage of brain injuries are sustained in vehicle accidents, but this is not the only cause of brain injury. Other cause include exposure to toxins, slip, trip & falls, explosions, medical malpractice, construction accidents, concussions, and any other situation where either trauma to the head or lack of oxygen to the brain occurs.

Brain injuries are not visible, and often only becomes apparent some time after the accident that caused it occurred. Depending on the nature of the accident, brain injury may cause the following symptoms:

  • Paralysis
  • Inability to focus
  • Headaches
  • Cognitive & memory loss
  • Slurred speech
  • Decreased hand-eye coordination
  • Loss of movement

The complexity and nuances of a brain injury requires a lawyer with a lot of experience. We have been doing this for decades, and our track record of multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements speaks for itself. If you’ve suffered a brain injury due to someone else’s negligence, call us. We can help!

Call us at (212) 750-4949 to speak with an attorney today. There is no obligation, our consultation is free and you don’t pay us anything unless we win.

 

 

 

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