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Compensation for Soft Tissue Injuries
The Austin soft tissue damage attorneys of The Traub Law Office, P.C. have been successful with soft tissue injury cases (often called whiplash). Our experience and attention to detail enable us to get clients real money for these injuries. Insurers are less likely to fight a well-documented claim, and we pride ourselves on building the most comprehensive case possible – and we aren’t afraid to fight for you all the way to a jury verdict.
Austin Soft Tissue Damage Attorneys
We are experienced soft tissue damage attorneys who represent car accident and truck accident victims in Travis County, Williamson County, Hays County, and neighboring communities throughout central Texas. Call us to discuss your injuries. We provide free consultations.
We have earned damages for sprains, strains, torn ligaments, nerve damage and other connective tissue damage, literally from head to toe:
- Neck injuries – cervical fractures, whiplash sprains
- Shoulder injuries– torn labrum or rotator cuff, dislocated shoulder
- Tendonitis in forearms and elbows
- Back injuries and herniated disk, lower back strain, ligament damage
- Rib and sternum injuries – fractures, strained intracostal muscles
- Knee injuries – torn cartilage, torn ACL or MCL, dislocated kneecap
- Carpal tunnel injuries
- Ankle fractures and sprains
- Brain injuries
- Foot injuries – stress fractures, Achilles tendon, broken toes
What Is My Soft Tissue Injury Case Worth?
Scientific research shows that soft tissue injuries are often worse than they first appear. A “sore neck” might actually be a fractured vertebrae or serious ligament damage. A swollen knee might eventually require surgery. A “pulled muscle” in the back might keep a person out of work for months. In fact, studies show that, on average, 53% of people never recover from a soft-tissue injury.
Without an experienced lawyer on your side, the insurance companies are likely to either (a) flatly reject your soft tissue damage claim or (b) offer an immediate settlement that does not account for ongoing medical care or lasting disability.
Your lawyer also has to be willing to take your case to trial and show the evidence in front of a jury. For soft-tissue injuries, you will definitely want to chose a law firm where the lawyer will be interacting with you on a one-to-one basis. You don’t want to be dealing with a paralegal and you don’t want to hire a law firm where you are just one of hundreds of active cases. Why? Because often the “TV” lawyers take anything that comes in through the door, throw it at the wall, and if it sticks great, if not, they release the client and tell them it’s “not worth their time.” Read reviews for the TV lawyers and you’ll see this common theme.
We work with your doctors to diagnose the actual damage and document your claims for medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering. Rather than seek a “quickie” settlement, we ensure that you have reached maximum medical progress or that you are compensated for future medicals and lost earnings.
Call us at (512) 246-9191 or fill out the contact form.