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Amputation Injury Lawyer

If you were involved in an accident or incident that resulted in the loss of a limb, you must seek legal representation as soon as possible. Amputation injuries can require extensive ongoing medical treatment. At the Hines Law Firm, our experienced amputation injury lawyers know how to investigate these complex accidents and help clients recover maximum compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other damages. We can conduct an in-depth investigation, exploring every avenue of compensation to ensure you recover the fair settlement you deserve.

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Do I Need to Hire a Car Accident Attorney?

During the aftermath of an accident that resulted in the loss of a limb, seeking compensation may not be a priority for you, but considering how this type of injury can affect many aspects of your life, including returning to work, you must speak with an experienced amputation injury lawyer as soon as possible. 

At the Hines Law Firm, our amputation injury attorneys can help you during this challenging time in many ways, including:

  • Investigating the accident or incident 
  • Gathering evidence 
  • Consulting with experts
  • Assessing damages
  • Filing paperwork
  • Dealing with the insurance company or defense attorney 
  • Negotiating a fair settlement 
  • Filing a lawsuit on your behalf 
  • Representing you in court 

While we focus on fighting for your right to fair compensation, we want you to focus on your recovery and moving forward with your life. During this time, we can provide the compassionate, experienced legal guidance and support you need and help you recover the settlement you deserve.

What Types Of Accidents Can Cause the Loss of a Limb or Extremity?

Some of the most common types of accidents that can result in amputations include:

  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Bicycle accidents 
  • Dog bite incidents 
  • Industrial accidents 
  • Construction site accidents 
  • Workplace accidents 
  • Motorcycle accidents 
  • Medical malpractice 

Your amputation injury attorney will carefully investigate your accident to identify all liable parties and build a strong case that will hold them financially responsible for your economic and non-economic damages.

Whether you were injured on the job, as a bystander, or you were injured in a motor vehicle collision, your amputation injury lawyer will fight tirelessly to help you recover the compensation you deserve.

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Mari Gutierrez
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“Helped me so much during my accident. I recommend this firm to everyone I know and meet they’re just that amazing and I love that their team is bilingual!!”
Arianna Carrizo
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“They are an excellent team, they always attended to all my concerns, defending my rights and representing me throughout the process. they always made me feel calm and trusting of them. I highly recommend them. They met all my expectations.”
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“They are a team of very responsible, kind and dedicated professionals, they were always aware of all the details of the case and keeping us informed about each step we should take, I recommend them 100% Thanks so much, Great job”
Lauren Mandler
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“The staff is amazing and an absolute pleasure to work with. They make the process very smooth. I did not have to do any of the work, and they handled everything and answered every question I had. They pay so much attention to your case that I was able to take care of everything else going on in my life. They honestly are my version of the legal dream team.”
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“I really enjoyed how well they communicated with me on my case. I had got in a really bad accident and constantly had follow-ups to make sure I was okay and to see if I ever had any questions or doubts. I felt like they really cared. Plus their staff is awesome. “

What Are Common Types of Amputation Injuries?

An amputation involves the removal of an extremity or limb due to an illness, injury, or trauma.


Traumatic Amputations

Traumatic amputations are required when a limb or limbs are detached or severed in an accident.


Surgical Amputation

A surgical amputation is performed by a surgeon to remove damaged body parts that are unsalvageable.


Partial Amputations

Partial amputations involve the removal of part of an extremity or limb, leaving behind some remaining tissue.


Complete Amputations

Complete amputations involve the removal of an entire extremity or limb.


Multiple Amputations

Multiple amputations can occur due to a severe accident and involve the loss of multiple extremities or limbs.


Upper Extremity Amputations

An upper extremity amputation can involve the loss of fingers, a hand, or an arm.


Lower Extremity Amputations

The amputation of the lower extremity can involve the toes, the foot, or the leg.


Digit Amputation

Digital amputations can involve the loss of one or multiple toes and fingers.

What Types Of Medical Treatment Do Amputees Require?

Medicare treatment for amputees can be complex and expensive. There are many stages involved in the treatment process, such as:

  • Surgery
  • Wound care following surgery
  • Home healthcare services 
  • Pain management 
  • Preparation for prosthetic 
  • Psychological treatment 

An amputee may need to see several specialists, including:

  • Occupational therapists
  • Physical therapists 
  • Surgical teams 
  • Prosthetist 
  • Psychologist/psychiatrist

Your amputation injury lawyer will work closely with your treating physicians and other medical experts to understand the severity of your injury and the type of ongoing medical care you will require, in addition to learning how this type of injury will affect your ability to participate in daily living activities, hobbies, and work.

What is the Value Of My Case?

It can be difficult to determine the exact value of a claim, especially considering how complex an amputation injury case can be. While an amputation injury attorney cannot guarantee how much compensation you’ll recover for your damages, they will work tirelessly to build a strong case that will hold the negligent party responsible for the harm you have suffered.  

At the Hines Law Firm, our legal team will pursue compensation for current and future economic and non-economic damages, such as:

  • Pain and suffering 
  • Past and future medical bills
  • Loss of enjoyment of life 
  • Loss of function of your limb 
  • Permanent injury 
  • Loss of earning capacity 
  • Loss of consortium 
  • Emotional distress
  • Scarring and disfigurement 
  • Property damage 
  • Lost wages

And more.

What if I Can’t Afford to Hire An Attorney?

At the Hines Law Firm, our amputation injury attorneys work on a contingency fee basis, which means you will not have to pay any upfront fees and you won’t owe your attorney anything if your case is not successful. If you do win your case, your lawyer will subtract a small percentage of your settlement or award to cover the cost of legal services. 
We also offer free legal consultations. 

At a consultation, an accident victim can meet with an attorney to discuss their case and explore their legal options. If they decide to work with us, our legal team will conduct an investigation right away and begin the process of building a strong case that will hold the negligent party responsible for all accident-related costs.

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Contact Us Today!

If you were injured in an accident or incident that resulted in the loss of a limb, contact an amputation injury lawyer at the Hines Law Firm today to schedule a free consultation. Let our legal team guide you through the complex legal process, every step of the way and recover the compensation you deserve, as soon as possible. Contact us today to learn more.