Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries are among the most severe and life-altering injuries an individual can sustain, potentially leading to permanent disability, loss of mobility, and significant changes in one’s quality of life. Geoff Trachtenberg’s deep commitment to his clients is particularly crucial in cases of spinal cord injuries, where the stakes for the victim’s future are incredibly high. With his distinguished track record and recognition as a leading personal injury attorney in Arizona, Geoff brings not only a wealth of legal expertise but also a profound understanding of the medical and life-care needs of spinal cord injury victims. He is dedicated to securing comprehensive compensation that covers medical expenses, ongoing care, lost income, and, importantly, the pain and suffering endured by victims and their families. Choosing Geoff means aligning with an advocate who is committed to your long-term well-being and who will tirelessly pursue justice on your behalf.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Spinal cord injuries often result from vehicle accidents, falls, sports injuries, acts of violence, and medical malpractice. Geoff's expertise is critical in identifying the cause and pursuing the appropriate legal action.

Yes, under Arizona’s comparative negligence laws, you can still recover damages reduced by your percentage of fault in the incident that caused your injury.

Compensation can include medical expenses, rehabilitation costs, lost wages and earning potential, pain and suffering, and in some cases, punitive damages for egregious negligence.

The value is determined by the injury's impact on your life, including current and future medical costs, the need for long-term care, lost income, and the extent of your pain and suffering. Geoff works with medical experts to ensure all factors are considered.

Victims face challenges such as proving the extent of their injuries, the cost of future care, and overcoming skepticism about their recovery needs. Geoff’s experience is invaluable in addressing these challenges.

In Arizona, the statute of limitations for personal injury cases is typically two years from the date of injury, but exceptions may apply. It’s crucial to consult Geoff to ensure your case is filed timely.

Yes, if the victim is unable to file due to the severity of their injuries, family members can file a claim on their behalf, including claims for loss of companionship and consortium.

Proving negligence involves demonstrating that another party's actions or inactions directly caused the injury. Geoff’s investigative skills are essential in gathering the necessary evidence.

If your injury occurred at work, you might be entitled to workers' compensation benefits. Geoff can help navigate both workers’ compensation and personal injury claims to maximize your compensation.

Geoff can offer comprehensive legal support, from investigating the cause of your injury and gathering evidence to negotiating with insurance companies and representing you in court, ensuring you receive the maximum compensation possible.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, don't navigate this difficult time alone. Contact me, Geoff Trachtenberg, today for a free case evaluation. Let's discuss how I can help you achieve the justice and compensation you deserve. Together, we can turn this challenging chapter of your life into a story of resilience and recovery.