Catastrophic injuries suffered in an accident changes the lives of both accident victims and their family members. In a split second, physical disabilities and impairments become a part of lives that are forever changed. Family members take on the role of caregivers. Futures become uncertain when careers end and income is lost while medical expenses seem endless.
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord damage resulting in paraplegia and quadriplegia
- Burns resulting in disfigurement and scarring
- Back injuries
- Internal injuries, including organ damage and internal bleeding
Dustin Thomas has great empathy for his clients suffering serious injuries and dealing with the fallout of catastrophic accidents involving loved ones. In 1991, Dustin's stepson, Phillip, was left paralyzed, blind and suffering from a severe brain injury following an automobile accident. Needing a way to provide for his family after his wife left her job to care for her son, Dustin enrolled in law school at the age of 32 while working full time. Three months before Dustin's graduation, Phillip passed away in February 1998.
Speaking to an attorney and filing a lawsuit will get the attention of your insurance company. They will be less than happy with your decision and will probably tell you so. Promises to be at your side fall short and the relationship with your insurer becomes combative. Time is of the essence in contacting Mississippi lawyer Dustin Thomas to start the process of a serious injury claim.